Both the Sunflowers and the Butterflies (2’s) went outside to the playground to watch the release of the butterflies whose wings were finally strong enough to fly free. As much as they were flapping their wings in their indoor habitat, they were not so eager to be released into their natural (outside) habitat. All the children gathered around as Morah Aimee and Morah Debra helped release the butterflies. They took flowers and placed the butterflies on the flower and then put them on a bush. It took the butterflies a few minutes to acclimate before they felt comfortable and flew away. The children cheered with glee as the butterflies flew away.
Knowing how dangerous fire can be, the children followed the directions to stay on the steps during the bonfire last week. The entire school sang songs with the Rabbi as Mr. Seth built our bonfire to celebrate Lag Baomer. JJ’s mother and brother came to celebrate with us and brought the makings for s’mores. The Morot took turns roasting the marshmallows. Everyone enjoyed them as the evidence showed on their hands and faces. Thank you to everyone for helping to make a special celebration.
The children were fortunate to have a second special snack for Lag Baomer. Morah Debra brought in the makings for ANTS ON A LOG. Celery, (Tofutti) cream cheese, and carob chips. Spreading cream cheese on the celery and adding a few carob chips the children were excited to try this scrumptious snack. The Morot were happy that most of the children liked the snack.
One of the songs that the Rabbi […]