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April 15, 2011

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

“Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.” – Carl Sandburg What a joyful week we’ve had! Our participation in the Week of the Young Child filled our doodle days with extra cheer, fun & happinesss. We’re happy to share 5 fun photos to provide a peek Read More »

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March 5, 2011

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

“I know it is wet And the sun is not sunny. But we can have Lots of good fun that is funny!” – Dr. Seuss This entire week has indeed been ‘lots of good fun that is funny’ — creating the ideal environment for learning! Take a peek at some highlights of our Tribute to Read More »

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February 26, 2011

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

“In the depths of winter, I learned there was in me an invincible summer.” — Albert Camus What a terrific week! Here’s a peek at some of the many ways we enjoyed learning through play: The joy of painting! (West Amherst) Tunnel time. (Lancaster) Field trip fun. (Webster) Splish, splash, sensory fun. (Orchard Park) Building Read More »

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February 8, 2011

Doodle Bugs! Team Tuesday: Issue #51

“A kind word is like a Spring day. “ – Russian Proverb It is always a pleasure to highlight the ways that our talented teachers touch the lives of their students and their families. Our commitment to building a community of happy children, happy parents and happy  teachers begins with team members who genuinely CARE. Read More »

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January 29, 2011

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

Happy Friday! It’s been another fabulous week at Doodle Bugs!. As always, our doodle days have been full of learning, laughter and lots of fun! Friends continued their work developing and running the center’s Lending Library. (Clarence) Our littlest learners enjoyed experimenting with snow and ice. (Lancaster) Block play is a terrific way to learn Read More »

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January 22, 2011

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

We turn not older with years, but newer every day. – Emily Dickinson Happy Friday! This week marked Mr. Doodle Bug’s 19th birthday — it’s hard to believe we’ve been building the doodle community since 1992. We celebrated in the best way possible — learning through play! Highlights of our doodle days include: Building towers, Read More »

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January 14, 2011

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning.” -Mr. Rogers  Happy Friday! We’re happy to share five fun photos that highlight how learning looked at Doodle Bugs! this week. Enjoy! The easel provides opportunities for painting, drawing, color mixing, and more! (Cheektowaga) Read More »

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December 31, 2010

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day”. – Edith Lovejoy Pierce Happy Friday — and Happy New Year! We’re so thankful for the opportunity to help your children learn and grow Read More »

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December 18, 2010

Doodle Bugs! Friday Five

Happy Friday! Enjoy this peek at our terrific week: “I am lighting all the candles, on this Hanukkah night. I am lighting all the candles, to see them shining bright.” (Henrietta) “Then all the reindeer loved him, as they shouted out with glee…” (West Amherst) “Later on, we’ll conspire, as we dream by the fire.” Read More »

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December 7, 2010

Doodle Bugs! Team Tuesday: Issue #43

It’s always a pleasure to highlight the personal touches our team members add to their classrooms. Today’s edition of Team Tuesday features Kelsey and Allegra, the teaching team in our Kindergarten Wrap classroom at the Webster center. Kindergarten Wrap supplements the district’s half day kindergarten sessions, offering students opportunities to enjoy the benefits of a Read More »

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