Archive for February, 2013

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Smile for me!

February 13, 2013

DSCN0808[1]DSCN0801[1]DSCN0798[1]The Headstart children we’re able to learn about the proper techniques of toothbrushing from an Erie Family Heatlhcare representative. They were taught the importance of flossing, brushing your teeth at least twice a day, and seeing a dentist twice a year. To top it off, the children were given take home goody bags filled with toothpaste and a toothbrush!

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1-2-3 Lt’s Read Kickoff Rally!

February 12, 2013

On February 5th, the Rowe Elementary after-school program kicked off 1-2-3 Let’s Read! This is a reading program that allows students to read and earn ‘NUSH Dollars’ that can be exchanged for various prizes. The rally included presentations by each after-school classroom, as well as honored the winner of the t-shirt design contest. The Rowe students are very excited to begin earning dollars and reading stories!

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Head Start Students Visit Nature Museum!

February 12, 2013

DSC00059IMG_20130201_120659The Head Start classrooms visited the Peggy Notebaert Museum on Friday, February 1st. The children enjoyed learning about various reptiles, insects, and other wildlife. A favorite activity was going inside the Butterfly Haven and watching the butterflies move throughout the greenhouse, occasionally landing on a student!