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December 1, 2016

Unit 4 Curriculum Resources

Unit 4, “Amazing Animals,”  … The resources below are vital to successful curriculum implementation and are necessary parts of the program. Developmental Goals & Objectives– What are children learning and why are they learning it? This resource is intended to  provide additional insight into the curriculum concept map– which can be found in the 2016-2017 Curriculum Implementation Manual. Art & Craft Read More »

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November 1, 2016

Unit 3 Curriculum Resources

Unit 3, “Traditions & Celebrations,” is a celebration of our families and all of their unique traditions. Discovering new things about classmates and their families is a natural progression from our “All About Me” and “Communities” units, building upon self-awareness and positive social interactions. We’ll explore traditions from around the world and invite our families into our classrooms Read More »

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January 2, 2016

Unit 4 HWT Guide for Pre-K

The Handwriting Without Tears (HWT) Guide for Unit 4 is available at the link below: HWT – Unit 4 The objective of Unit 4 is for you to …. Implement a daily routine that includes a HWT experience during Circle Time Implement a daily routine that includes a HWT experience during Learning Centers Introduce the “Big & Little Curves” (D P Read More »

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September 27, 2015

Unit 2 – Handwriting Without Tears Guide

The Handwriting Without Tears (HWT) Guide for Unit 2 is available at the link below: HWT – Unit 2 You’ll notice that the Unit Guides and HWT Sequence have both been updated for the new school year! The objective of Unit 2 is for your students to …. Implementing a daily routine that includes a HWT experience during Circle Time Implementing Read More »

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May 22, 2015

Summer Scrapbook Guide

Summer Camp 2015 Scrapbook Guide   2015 Expectations This year, the program requirement is for each Summer Camp classroom to create a scrapbook (rather than 1 per camper). Each classroom will create a google drive photo album titled “Summer Camp Scrapbook” Each week, at least 1 Picstitch collage should be created and uploaded to this Read More »

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January 13, 2015

February Recommended Reading List 2015

February 2015 Recommended Reading

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October 16, 2014

How to Help Your Child Read Fluently

Introducing our guest blogger:ABCmouse.com is a partner of Doodle Bugs! Children’s Centers and offers a way for children to interact with technology while learning foundational skills, experimenting with cause and effect, and collaborating with classmates. All Doodle Bugs! preschool and pre-k classroom teachers use ABCmouse.com’s learning activities as an extension of play-based classroom activities and the classroom-linked Read More »

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February 27, 2014

Top Five Books for Spring from B is for Books

With National Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss’ birthday upon us, we can’t help but take notice of all the wonders books hold. They take us to far away places, introduce us to new lessons, show us all walks of life and help our imaginations grow. As early childhood education providers, Doodle Bugs! is Read More »

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September 24, 2012

Read for the Record – October 4, 2012

Are you ready to Read for the Record? Once again, the national Read for the Record event coincides with our annual Open House – what a perfect way to celebrate literacy with children and their families! This year’s featured book is one of Mr. Doodle Bug’s favorite stories, Ladybug Girl and the Bug Squad by Read More »

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September 30, 2011

Read for the Record – October 6th, 2011

  Sit down to read…stand up for children! By participating in Jumpstart’s Read for the Record and reading Llama Llama Red Pajama on October 6, 2011, you’ll be joining more than 2 million voices to call for an end to America’s early education achievement gap.  Children who are read to are more likely to enjoy Read More »

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