Happy May DAY

Happy May DAY

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground, Seedling, Uncategorized

Seedling students enjoyed dancing around the Maypole on the playground.

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Gardening for Everyone!

Gardening for Everyone!

Categories: Day-to-day, Maple, Playground, Seedling, Sunflower

Jumping in on the gardening trend, Sunflower, Seedling and Maple students plant seeds in the new Astra Day School Garden located on the playground.  Students planted seeds for broccoli, lettuce and radishes and will be planting more seeds next month.  Stop by our garden to see what all comes up!

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A Shout-out to Betty Hart

A Shout-out to Betty Hart

Categories: Activism, Aster, Day-to-day, Lavender, Lupine, Maple, Playground, Seedling, Sunflower

Betty Hart was a friend and mentor for some of us, and what she contributed to our field and to the trajectory of children is among the most “heroic” achievements in science (to quote Lois Bloom and John Mabry). Betty Hart is one of the primary reasons we do what..

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New Playground Pics 10

New Playground Pics 10

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground

Jack shows that he was so excited for the new play structure that he dressed to match it’s colors!

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New Playground Pics 09

New Playground Pics 09

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground

Eli gives the blue slide a shot; it is slower but it is bumpier.

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New Playground Pics 08

New Playground Pics 08

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground

Celia claims her place in our new tire swing.

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New Playground Pics 07

New Playground Pics 07

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground

Beckett, 1. Rope wall, 0.

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New Playground Pics 06

New Playground Pics 06

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground

Beckett starts his ascent….

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New Playground Pics 05

New Playground Pics 05

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground

Truman helps evaluate which slide is faster — it turns out that the green slide is by far….

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New Playground Pics 04

New Playground Pics 04

Categories: Day-to-day, Playground

Ava makes good use of a sunhat as she takes a moment to herself at the end of the “bridge”.

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