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  • Learning with Lemons

    Lemon Learning

    Social Studies: Where do lemons come from? Ask your child Where do lemons come from? and discuss. It’s always fun to hear things from their perspective. Here are some interesting lemon facts: California and Arizona farms produce 95% of the entire U.S. lemon crop. Lemon trees bloom and produce fruit year-round. Each tree can produce between 500 […]

  • Ms. Nina

    Ms. Nina 07/16/18

    Working with children lights up my life. They energize me and fill me with such joy. I love watching them grow and become independent learners. I love how curious about the world they are and it sparks that child-like wonder in me. Early Childhood Development Credential, CPR & First Aid Certified I have my Early Childhood […]

  • Camp Halsey Newsletter

    Happy Times July 2018

    Weekly Themes & Stories for July Events Wear it: 7/3 Red, White & Blue.  7/12 dress as if you are headed for the beach. 7/17 A shirt with a shark or blue for the ocean. Bring it: 07/03 BBQ party & Independence Parade at 10:00 a.m. Please see signups in classrooms. Closed 7/4: Happy Independence day! Field Trips: Field trips are […]

  • Ms. Linda loving teacher

    Ms. Linda 06/04/18

    Children surprise me every day. Each child has a unique personality and perspective that brings a smile to my face. Early Childhood Development Credential, CPR & First Aid Certified I have my Early Childhood Development Credential, and I am CPR & First Aid Certified. I’m working towards my BS in child development. I’ve been caring for […]

  • Safety tips for water play swiming

    Water Safety Tips

    How to prevent drowning and keep your child safe around water NEVER leave your child in or near any water unattended. Keep constant VISUAL supervision in all water within arms reach of your child at all times. At a party? Be certain only qualified and undistracted adults are entrusted with supervising children in water. Never assume […]

  • Happy Times Halsey Schools June

    Happy Times June 2018

    Weekly Themes & Stories for June Wear it: 6/5 Pet animal shirt Stardreams on the BIG stage 6/9 1:00: If your child participates in our Stardreams dance come watch them on the BIG stage at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School –  1900 N 6th St, Burbank, CA 91504 . Look for more info in your child’s folder […]

  • Learning activities with Mud

    Mud is fun!

    Mommy can I play in the mud? ABSOLUTELY!! Here’s how you can have fun in the mud All you need is… mud You remember how to make it don’t you? If it has recently rained you’ll find it right outside. If it is going to rain you can: Expose a section of dirt in your […]

  • May is a Happy Time for Mommies

    Happy Times May 2018

    Weekly Themes & Stories for May National Screen Free Week 4/30-5/6: Turn off all your screens for a week. Can you to do it?  If you can’t do it for a week. Try it for an hour or two a night. You’ll be amazed what a difference it makes.  There are lots of things to do […]

  • Ms. Jessica Loves teaching

    Ms. Jessica 04/09/18

    I love having a positive impact on children’s lives. I enjoy watching them grow day by day throughout the year. Early Childhood Development Credential, CPR & First Aid Certified I have my Associate Teacher Certificate in Early Childhood Education, my Early Childhood Development Credential, and I am CPR & First Aid Certified. I’m working towards my […]

  • Happy Times April 2018

    Happy Times April 2018

    Weekly Themes & Stories for April Bring it: 4/2-6  Bring in a Toy Butterfly or Book About Butterflies | 4/10 Bring in a Flower From Your Garden | 4/17 Bring in an Apple for the Very Hungry Caterpillar Assessments & Parent Conferences 4/2-6:  Written assessments were handed out 3/26. Your child’s teachers carefully observe your child to assess for […]