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Sewing a "mitten"

Highlights & Happenings: In the Red Room

January 12, 2018 Over the past two weeks, the Red Room has been studying snow! Inspired by the cold weather and splash of snow we received, Red Room teachers Marta and Jasmine led their class in a chilly exploration of snow and winter weather. They read the books Snow Balls by Lois Elhert, How Do You Know It... » read more
Kara and her siblings

Staff Spotlight: Kara Frankel

January 08, 2018 This is Kara Frankel’s twelfth year teaching at Little Folks School, where she teaches in the Orange Room with the youngest class. Read on for more about Kara in our Staff Spotlight Interview: What do you like best about teaching? I like it when all of a sudden a... » read more
Painting ornaments

Highlights & Happenings: Celebrating the Holidays at Little Folks

December 14, 2017 The month of December was certainly busy here at Little Folks School! From making Christmas tree decorations to eating Hanukkah latkes, children experienced the magic of the holiday season. Each classroom received a tree from their room parents. Trees were adorned with lights, paper chains,... » read more
Karen and her team at the Avon Breast Cancer walk

Staff Spotlight: Karen Puente

December 08, 2017 This is Karen Puente’s second year teaching at Little Folks School, where she works as the Floating Teacher, helping in all of the classrooms and sharing her wisdom gained through many years of teaching experience with the school. Read on for more about Karen in our Staff Spotlight... » read more
Caitlin, Bennet and Nova on Halloween

Staff Spotlight: Caitlin Williams

November 13, 2017 This is Caitlin Williams’s second year teaching at Little Folks School, where she teaches in the Purple Room. Read on for more about Caitlin in our Staff Spotlight Interview: What do you like best about teaching? I’ve learned so much from collaborating with teachers from... » read more
Batmen on Halloween

Highlights & Happenings: In the Blue Room

November 03, 2017 The Blue Room had a fun time celebrating Halloween on Monday and Tuesday. On Monday, the class cut their pumpkin to make it a jack-o-lantern. They also took time to examine the seeds from inside the pumpkin. The lunch bunch children ate a special spooky Halloween lunch including “witches brew... » read more
Group Stretching

Highlights & Happenings: PE Class with Erika

October 27, 2017 Did you know children at Little Folks do a PE class each week?! Blue Room teacher Erika leads each class in a weekly half hour physical education class designed to help children stretch, balance, and move their bodies!  This week PE was all about Halloween fun! Children started with a... » read more
Posing with baby

Highlights & Happenings: In the Orange Room

October 13, 2017 This Friday was School Picture Day! The Orange Room, home to our Tiny Folks Toddler Program, spent the week helping their youngest learners prepare for this change in their rountine. After talking about Picture Day with the class, teachers Kara, Jules and Abby helped their students stage a pretend... » read more
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