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Melanie D
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Hi everyone! My name is Melanie and I have a real love for teaching and learning! I am a pre-K teacher in Haverhill, Massachusetts.
Hi everyone! My name is Melanie and I have a real love for teaching and learning! I am a pre-K teacher in Haverhill, Massachusetts.

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Imaginative play is such a fun learning tool : )

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Those pesky crows!
I'm stepping on my soapbox this morning to tell you, if I had to pick one thing that I think is often overlooked in many school curriculums it would be imagination. I think sometimes with all the new regulations and academics that we are required to teach w...

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Classroom Reveal 2016
Here we are again! I swear the school year goes by faster and faster every year. It was hard to say goodbye to last years little ones and in preschool it was just yesterday as our school year does not end until Sept.1st. It's certainly a challenge to get th...

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STEM and Storytelling with The Three Billy Goats Gruff. : )

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STEM and The Three Billy Goats Gruff
The Three Billy Goats Gruff meets STEM in the Pre-K classroom!   Our objective was to construct a bridge as a class using the children's engineering skills.     Before the lesson: I tore pages out of an old magazine, rolled them up and secured them with tap...

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More snowmen activities
Here in New England we were just hit with a huge snowstorm and more to come next week. As much as I am exhausted and tired of shoveling...I do love winter lessons with a snow theme.     Here are a few of the new snowmen activities that my class has been enj...

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Updated an older post today! Mouse paint! A lesson in color mixing!

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Another new school year (2014)
I absolutely love this time of year! The excitement in the air of the school, everyone putting up their new bulletin boards and tidying up their classrooms. The anxious but excited feeling of meeting all the new students and hoping that I can successfully m...

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September Newsletter
Welcome to the Pre-K room!!! We hope you have had a great summer and are ready for a year of fun and learning. This classroom is a place for children to explore, have new experiences and grow while learning about themselves as well as each other. All of the...

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