Wonder Garden – In the Classroom

Wonder Garden – Picnic Friday, March 16, 2018

Welcome to our playtime picnic!

Wonder Garden – Puppeteers Friday, March 16, 2018

Our puppeteers during playtime.

Wonder Garden Saturday, March 10, 2018

Playing hard – learning hard.

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Wonder Garden in Wonder Saturday, March 3, 2018

Our youngest students marveling at the activity of the school chickens!

Wonder Garden – Dough Modeling Saturday, March 3, 2018

Before the bakers turn the dough into round rolls, they go through stages.

Early Childhood – Merry Mudmas! Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thank you for sending appropriate rain gear – it has been put to fun use!

Happy Valentine’s Day from Early Childhood! Friday, February 16, 2018

Our students enjoyed Valentine’s Day tremendously, sharing their love with beautiful, handmade hearts and gifts for their classmates, teachers and others. It was a very sweet day in our classrooms and hallways as little hands delivered their gifts with excitement and smiles!

Wonder Garden – Snow Deep Friday, February 16, 2018

How deep was the big snow? Knee deep for our Wonder Gardeners!

Wonder Garden – Valentine’s Day Friday, February 16, 2018
All 12 chickadees came today to share the love of their hearts and labor of their hands. It was a Wonder Garden reunion 🙂
Wonder Garden – Snowman Time! Friday, February 16, 2018

“Roll him, roll him until he is BIG”!

Wonder Garden – Burritos! Friday, February 16, 2018

Ms Dina making some burrito rolls for all to relish.




Extended Day is Extending to Five Days Per Week Friday, February 9, 2018

Due to increased enrollment our Early Childhood teachers will now be hosting Extended Day five days per week!

Extended Day begins after our regular early childhood classes end and takes place from 12:30-3:30p.m., now Monday – Friday in both Apple Blossom Garden and Sunflower Garden classrooms. Wonder Garden children will be will be divided between these two classrooms if they stay for Extended Day.

Extended Day families are welcome to order hot lunch from our lunch program or send your own healthy and balanced lunch from home. During Extended Day the children have lunch, hear a story, enjoy a relaxing lavender foot bath, and take a nice rest. Children should bring two small blankets and a small pillow. A cot is provided.

Please contact the office or your child’s teacher for more information or to sign up!

Wonder Garden – Puppet Show Friday, February 9, 2018

Wonder Gardeners explored their imaginations via storytelling by putting on a puppet show for Miss Dina and Miss Sweta.

Wonder Garden – Imagination in Free Play Friday, February 9, 2018

Imagination abounds in the Wonder Garden where our youngest preschoolers play with Miss Sweta and Miss Dina!

Wonder Gardeners warmly welcoming a new student to their boat ride

A little mommy is taking good care of her baby

Our resident hairdresser is giving a haircut


Wonder Garden – Rest Time Monday, February 5, 2018

Our youngest students enjoying a rest.

Wonder Garden Saturday, January 27, 2018

Our second and third grade students came to share their gifts of song  for the Wonder Garden children (and teachers) after the Grades Assembly on Thursday.


Wonder Garden – Friday Glimpses Saturday, January 27, 2018
Snippets of a Friday morning in our Wonder Garden class. Our youngest classroom enjoys making bread, coloring, and lots of free play.

Early Childhood – Fun in the Snow! Friday, January 19, 2018
Wonder Garden – Snow Friday, January 19, 2018

Our littlest ones making angels in the beautiful snow.



Wonder Garden – Snow Play Friday, December 15, 2017

The Wonder Garden had such fun playing outside, making snow angels, laughing, playing snowball games, running, sledding and of course taking a bite or two of the white snow!

Wonder Garden – Play Friday, December 15, 2017

The leitmotif if free play these days is taking care of babies.


Wonder Garden – Bread & Butter Friday, December 15, 2017

Last Thursday brought freshly-made bread with the butter, churned by the class.

Wonder Garden – Snow Angels Thursday, December 14, 2017

Snow angels talking.

Wonder Garden – Christmas Elves Thursday, December 14, 2017

Christmas  elves are working hard.

Wonder Garden – Puppet Story Friday, November 24, 2017

Miss Dina and the Wonder Garden, performing a Russian puppet story that Miss Dina grew up hearing. Precious! 

Early Childhood Lantern Walk – Glimpses Friday, November 17, 2017
Early Childhood – Lanterns Friday, November 10, 2017

Early Childhood Lanterns – getting ready for lantern walk.

Wonder Garden – Marigold Magic Thursday, October 26, 2017

Wonder Garden explored the magic of marigolds this week when they used them to dye cloth.

Early Childhood – Outdoor Play Thursday, October 19, 2017

Enjoying the fall season!

Early Childhood – Apple Processing Day Wednesday, October 4, 2017
What a perfect day it was Tuesday for apple washing, polishing, peeling, and chopping in our Early Childhood classrooms!

Keeping little hands busy!

Early Childhood – Helping Friday, September 29, 2017

Early Childhood children are helping to sand new cutting boards for Wonder Garden.

Wonder Garden – Welcoming the Children Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A glimpse of our Wonder Garden teachers welcoming their class.

Early Childhood – On the Playground Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Children from Apple Blossom Garden, Sunflower Garden, and Wonder Garden have enjoyed playing and exploring outside during these last hot days of the season!

Wonder Garden – Harvesting Tomatoes Friday, September 22, 2017

Wonder Gardeners picking fresh tomatoes for lunch.


Wonder Garden – Glimpses Friday, September 22, 2017

Punching the bread dough

A snippet of play time

Corner conversations

Wonder Garden – Stepping Up and Down Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Stepping up and down on a movement journey—a wonderful example of strengthening the sense of balance!


In the Classroom Monday, September 4, 2017

In the Classroom

Follow each class through the school year. Visit often to enjoy photos and information about curriculum, field trips, exciting happenings, special moments, celebrations and more.

Stay tuned—this year’s  journey begins September 5th!