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Dar-Lings Newsletter

 March 2020

Social Interaction plays a central role in a child's development. (Vygotski)


Dar-lings Learning Adventure “School Age” Summer Camp 2020

Our Summer Camp program provides learning and entertainment in a structured but fun way.  They will have projects according to the theme of the week.  Every afternoon the kids will have fun and exercise including Sports. Friday fun includes Wet-N-Wild outdoor activities. Call today for the detailed weekly schedule. Here are the highlights of each week:  $190 per week ages 5 – 12.



Field trip




May 26 – 29


Field Trip and Van rules

Games- Connect Four

Make a Game/Write a story

Outside Twister/balloon tennis

June 1-5


Summer safety/community helpers

Trooper & Fire Department Visit

Visit Dr. Naz

Jump Zone- Willow Bend Show

Tornado, address a letter-visit a post office

High five for safety/learn when to call 911

Rescue Relay/yoga

June 8- 12


Culinary Arts

 Willow Bend Show

Park – Water Day

Learn about the science of baking vs cooking

Bake/Cook every day!

Water Relay/exercise

June 15 - 19

Planet Earth

 Park-Water Day

 Jump Zone

WillowBend Show

Planet Earth Project  


Scavenger Hunt/Yoga

June 22 - 26

Gooey Gooey


 Park – Water Day

Make Slime

Mud art, Oreo dirt & worms

Egg Toss

June 29 – July 2

Stars & Stripes

Park-Water Day

Jump Zone

Fireworks in a bottle

Create own flag/puff painting

Capture the Flag

July 6 - 10

Health week

Sprouts Market & show

Soap experiment/make a veggie drink

Food Pyramid & Toothbrush paint/create a healthy menu

Jump Rope/Heart Rate

July 13 - 17



Willow Bend Show

Turn Numbers into Art

Ice Cream Math


July 20 - 24


 Willow Bend Show

Park – Water Day

Splatter Painting/ Mixing Colors

Study Famous Artists & make a piece of art on canvas



July 27 - 31


Perot Museum

Dogs Rule

Dig Fossils

Dinosaur prints in sand

Scavenger Hunt/ sack races

Aug 3 - 7


Jump Zone

Kookaburra Pets

Tie Dye shirts-parents provide white t shirt


Obstacle Course

Aug 10 - 14


Water Park

Jump Zone

Bake a Cake

Write what you what to do when you grow up.

Write how to prevent bullying.

Large Tic Tac Toe/water balloons



Our curriculum

Frog Street Press


Teacher Appreciation Week May 4th – 8th!!!


 Happy Mother’s Day - Friday, May 8th 7 -9 am Muffins with Mom!


   We are closed on Monday May 25th in observance of Memorial Day!

Please make sure all children that are dropped off after breakfast time at 9am have eaten at home. After 9am the curriculum has already begun for the morning. 

Please no nuts of any kind or peanut butter.

 Every Friday- Splash day beginning May 29th- Please provide a bathing suit, towel and swimmer diapers.


Parent Referrals

Refer a friend or relative to Dar-Lings and receive a free week of tuition. They must be enrolled for 8 weeks before discount is applied


Getting ready for some Spring cleaning?

We take donations! (Gently used toys, books, dress up clothes, puzzles, etc.)




 We will be going over textures and colors.   Our shape is a heart, our color is red and our baby signs are diaper and happy.  Our song is “Wheels on the bus” and Eyes, Eyebrows, Mouth and Nose.  






Toddlers I- Age 3


Theme:  Bugs

 Shape – Oval and Circle, Color – Favorite, Word-Gentleness

Numbers 1-20, Letters – A-I

Learn and internalize rules, routines and directions

 Develop emerging skills in caring & cooperation

 Develop a feeling of being valued as an important individual who belongs within the group setting




Private Kindergarten


Themes: Earth Changes, Nurturing Earth, Before and Now 


We will explore the following: Day and Night, Seasons and Weather, Different Types of Patterns, using a T-Chart to organize ideas, the important rale in caring for and nurturing the Earth, using a work Web to show thinking, remembering this past school year & preparing for the changes that will come their way next year, sequencing events, classifies information on a 3 column chart. Words Introduced:  Astronomy, Environmentalist. 








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