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  • By Published On: November 28, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 2

    To get into the holiday spirit, the children in Room 2 at Gilliatte have had a surprise visitor from the Grinch. They've enjoyed doing observational drawings and constructing homes for [...]

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  • By Published On: November 17, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 4

    There is always such excitement and wonder with the first snowfall at school! The children in Room 4 were thrilled to see snow falling outside their classroom windows and quickly [...]

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  • By Published On: November 16, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 3

    This week the children have been working with clay and other sculpting tools.  The children utilized everything and spent significant time carefully molding and adding details to their work.  The [...]

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  • By Published On: November 10, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 2

    The children have been investigating maps. They explored different types of maps and read books on the topic. During their observations, they also created their own maps and included things [...]

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  • By Published On: November 9, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 6

    A couple of our children enjoyed the beautiful weather by chatting while they created drawings with chalk. Aminah: "We're making slime." Hayden: "We're using sand, activator, glue, sparkles." Aminah: "We [...]

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  • By Published On: November 7, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 3

    The children were welcomed into an open-ended provocation featuring damp sand to explore measuring volume, counting, sorting, and patterns. It is always so inspiring to see each individual take an [...]

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  • By Published On: November 7, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 4

    The children went on a search in our neighborhood for doors.  Children took many pictures of the doors they found.  They discovered front doors but were especially interested in the [...]

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  • By Published On: November 4, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 4

    The start of November has been unseasonably warm but the children in Room 4 at Gilliatte aren't complaining! They took a visit to the musical swings to enjoy these last [...]

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  • By Published On: November 1, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 3

    The children finished their pumpkin exploration with it in pieces. A variety of materials were added for the children to use to their liking. They took the creative and artistic [...]

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  • By Published On: October 31, 2022Categories: Gilliatte Room 2

    Happy Halloween from the children in Room 2 at Gilliatte!

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