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Friday Brunch!

Friday, July 17th, 2015

The kids are just finishing up their Friday brunch, and it was a huge hit. I thought for sure that there would be leftovers for the teachers, but the kids devoured everything–as they should! The original recipes are linked below, along with details on the modifications I made. Baked Oatmeal: I followed the procedure, eliminated […]

Summer Program 2015

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

We hope you all are ready for an incredible summer, filled with new explorations, lots of outside learning, and just plain fun! For those families who are new to TBDC, there are no major changes from our school year program–just some minor logistical details to go over. Please find these details included in the newsletter […]

Fall Newsletter

Friday, September 12th, 2014

TBDC’s Fall Newsletter

Summer Program Details

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

We have been working so hard to put together the most exciting and unique summer program ever–and let me say, we couldn’t be more excited to share the details! Please find the field trip schedules below. We are so excited for a summer full of adventure and learning! Summer newsletter Pre-Toddler, Toddler, & Preschool field […]

Kindergarten Information Night

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

With so many options in our community, selecting the right elementary school for your family is quite the challenge! Join the TBDC learning community on Wednesday, March 5, at 6:30 PM. Our guest speakers include the principal of Bishop Elementary (houses Lincoln Multi-Age & Spanish Immersion programs), Laura Holliday (admissions representative for East and South Arbor), […]

Winter & Spring 2014 Calendar

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Hi Families! I have created a Winter & Spring 2014 Schedule showing all of the field trips, after school events, and class parties. A new calendar will be made for the summer and handed out in May. Please print a copy for yourself. Thanks, Heather  

How Do Adults Cry?

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Last night I was saying goodbye to a student and his mom. He had a pouting look on his face, so I asked him what was on his mind, and he stuck his thumb in my face. After a short discussion I learned that he had slammed his thumb in the car door and that […]

Connecting Cooking with Curriculum

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Thank you to those of you who were able to attend WCAEYC’s workshop last evening on cooking in the early childhood classroom. I hope that my passion for the topic served as inspiration for each of you. In turn , I’d like to say thanks to the participants, because we had some really great conversation […]

Born This Way

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Much research has gone into temperament, or “the inborn characteristic way that infants interact with the world around them.” Temperament theory was first discussed by the Greek physician, Hippocrates. He believed that our moods were caused by body fluids. Mood and temperament research has come a bit further since then, but Hippocrates was on to […]

Burgers to Suit!

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Warm weather means one thing in my household: grilling out! I’ve been working on a good, versatile burger recipe for us, and I think you and your family will enjoy my efforts–no matter what your preferences. There are so many different directions you could take this recipe. I look forward to hearing your favorite way. […]