Summer on the Farm

by admin on July 27, 2016

Nature is wonderful. It has variety, beauty, interest, change, cooperation. We teach children to look for variety among trees, insects, and types of animals. Then they can categorize them. We also teach them to look for beauty in nature, and think about what they may find in terms of art, and language. They also learn to take care of nature. They learn the needs of plants and animals, and that we are the guardians of our planet.

Celebrating 41 Years of Excellence!

  • Only minutes from the I-210
  • Located in beautiful Altadena, CA on a quiet street.
  • Near the top Lake Avenue where the air is clean and clear

Summer is upon us, and we have made plans for an exciting program! Here are the details:

The Summer on the Farm curriculum for 2017

Week 1: Recycling and saving the earth.

Week 2: Animal Care (horses, goats, chickens, rabbits).

Week 3: Gardening (eating healthy). How plants grow.

Week 4: County Fair- Contests, pie and pickles, relay races and blue ribbons.

Week 5: Appreciation of nature in art, poetry & stories (poet’s wall).

Week 6: Tree Identification (leaves and leaf projects).

Week 7: Insects role in nature- bug collecting categorizing.

Week 8: Native American philosophy of nature (one with the earth) drama.

If anyone has something to contribute let us know.

Special activities including tutoring for older children during nap.

We are looking forward to all the topics. The children have been having fun talking about recycling and fun things to do with recyclables.

Mid-summer we will have our Summer Fair, with contests, games, pony rides and a picnic/barbecue, and of course, parents will be invited.

Part time & Full time

(626) 798-8083

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