Block play is a great way to build skills we ordinarily think of as academic or school related. Blocks are especially beneficial when children are allowed to freely explore and manipulate the blocks in a variety of engaging ways. Children's creativity is further expanded through encouragement to make their own accessories from throw away junk items. When it comes to blocks it's all in their imaginations
Sunday, July 8, 2018
We had a great time celebrating the Fourth of July at school. The kids created special red, white and blue paintings, bubble firework creations, holiday dress up and so much more. Check out some of the pictures that our teachers we able to capture during the day.
Posted by The Academy of Maryland Farms at 3:31 PM
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
This week our educators taught about the Power of Science. Our week has been filled with science projects and provocations galore! We are super excited about our summer camp program and the remain of the summer.
|Science Experiments in Toddlers|
Posted by The Academy of Maryland Farms at 1:32 PM
Monday, June 25, 2018
We enjoyed discovering the Power of Sensory in our classes this week. Our educators made bags for us to paint art in as well as bags with sensory water beads in them. We loved being able to play this way.
|To paint or to eat, that is the question.|
|I like this thing called finger paint, but I like my thumb better!|
|All smiles and laughs when we do art.|
Posted by The Academy of Maryland Farms at 10:38 AM