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  • Happy Time May

    Happy Times May 2019

    Weekly Themes & Stories for May Bring it: 4/29 Book about veggies National Screen Free Week 4/29-5/5: 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 […]

  • Verbal cues help your child develop

    Verbal Cues You Should Use to Help Your Child Develop

    Use words with experiences Infants Infants love to grasp, hold, reach, throw, drop and put everything in their mouth. You can help your baby develop with simple household items and toys; plastic bowls, wooden spoons, containers of various shapes and sizes, blocks, stuffed animals etc. Gather only safe items by making sure they are not […]

  • Happy Times April 2019

    Happy Times April 2019

    Weekly Themes & Stories for April Assessments & Parent Conferences 4/1-5:  Look for assessments on 3/29. Your child’s teachers carefully observed your child to assess for appropriate developmental milestones. Children develop at their own pace so the criteria we follow offers a broad age range for each milestone. Some children might reach a designated milestone at 7 […]

  • Happy Times March 2019

    Happy Times March 2019

    Weekly Themes & Stories for March Wear it: 3/1 Pajama Day, Dr Seuss Day, Read Across America: In honor of Dr. Seuss’ Birthday it’s National Read Across America day. Come to school in your pajamas all day long! Please have your child wear PJs to school and bring in a favorite Dr. Seuss story to share with […]

  • Immunizations Required No Exceptions

    Immunizations Required. No Exceptions.

    With the recent outbreak of measles in the news again, we’ve been getting a lot of questions about our immunization policy. Measles is a highly contagious respiratory disease caused by a virus. It can result in serious health complications, such as pneumonia and encephalitis (swelling of the brain), and even cause death. However, immunizations protect us […]

  • February is fun at Halsey Schools

    Happy Times February 2019

    Weekly Themes & Stories for February Events Bring it: 2/5 a pear | 2/13 a green leaf | 2/21 plastic fruit play food | 2/26 plastic veggie play food Valentine’s Parties 2/14 10:00-12:30: Please look for the sign-up sheet in your child’s classroom. A list of the children’s names will be sent home, if you would like […]

  • Ms. Felicia

    Ms. Felicia 01/14/19

    I have a heart for children and love when they bring the kid out of me. Children are so much fun! Interacting with them is like being back in school myself. I learn something new everyday!  I love making children and their families smile.   Early Childhood Development Credential, CPR & First Aid Certified I have my Early […]

  • Happy Times Newsletter January 2019

    Happy Times January 2019

    Weekly Themes & Stories for January Events School Closed 12/24-26 & 12/31-1/2: We’ll be closed but we’ll be  thinking about you!  We hope you have a very Happy Holiday time with your family and friends. Happy New Year!  What are your Holiday Plans? Bring it : 1/3 Your Favorite Vegetable, 1/15 A Pickle, 1/29 An Empty Plastic Water […]

  • Fun with pine cones

    Exploring Pine Cones

    What you will need: Pine Cones Start the fun with a hike, walk in the park or walk around the block. You can find pine cones just about anywhere. Even in sunny Woodland Hills. Bring a bag or container to hold your findings. Wear gloves if desired. How many pine cones can you find? What […]