Best Art Supplies for Kids

An educator for more than 35 years, our dear Teacher Nancy heads the “art department” (also known as a wild and wonderful room full of creative, mind-expanding tools, supplies and surfaces) for our preschool bunch.



First Day of First Grade for My First

No identification card or bus details pinned to his shirt, no tears at the bus stop, no special orientation for parents or kids this year… my 6-year-old dove into First Grade full speed ahead and he couldn’t be more thrilled. READ MORE

Kindergartners and Sticks: A Painting Project

No, this isn’t a story about sword fights (though I have to admit I was nervous about that happening), it’s my story about making Garden Art Sticks with a group of fifteen 5- and 6-year olds. I found this idea on a wonderful blog and thought it would be a great project for our Kindergarten class to make for our school’s bi-annual auction.