Pre-K, K, 1

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Hands on Stories

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Listen, look, and build. We offer a whole library of projects to help our students get in touch with famous stories.

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House of Straw, Sticks or Bricks

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Construct a basic shelter. Choose walls and roof. Consider what materials are available where. Build a family. Consider the problems your walls will protect them from: rain, snow, heat, fire, winds, floods, mice, bugs or wolves.

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Let Your Fingers do the Talking

Dexterity Games

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Dexterity games are found in every culture and tradition.

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Fishing Boat

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Water is the perfect laboratory for experiment. Construct a boat. How will water test its materials, balance, and buoyancy? Test your work in our Water Learning Lab (May – Sept). Choose our Fishing Boat or the Leonardo Paddlewheel Boat.

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