Sunday, October 25, 2009

The Week of October 26th at Lupine Lane


Hello All! First, we would like to thank Miss Julie's Learning Center and the Emmaus Catholic Church in Lakeway for having Lupine Lane at their Fall Festivals! We had so much fun decorating pumpkin totes, tie-dying, breaking the pumpkin pinata and offering our Kid Kits! What a fun weekend!


This is our last week of our French theme. We'll finish up with a bit of Halloween fun!


Lil' Absolutely Art and Absolutely Art
At Clay Madsen, we'll be making pumpkin totes and ghostly prints with our feet!
At Lakeway and Steiner, we'll be decorating pumpkins and creating pumpkin prints!


Lil' Kinder Cooks and Kinder Cooks
At Clay Madsen, we'll be making Boeuf Borguignon with Egg Noodles and Mousse (if time permits).
At Lakeway and Steiner, we'll be making Halloween treats!


Lil' Music Makers and Music Makers
We'll finish up our with our French music and work on some more Halloween songs that we'll use to talk more about tone.


The After School Supper Club
This week, we'll be making Boeuf Borguignon with Egg Noodles and Mousse!


The Things They Say
"Certainly!" -Mackenzie, age 5

Saturday, October 17, 2009

The Week of October 19th at Lupine Lane


Hello All! This Sunday, October 25th, Lupine Lane will be tie-dying t-shirts and selling Kid Kits at the Emmaus Fall Festival in Lakeway! We hope to see you there!


Lil' Absolutely Art and Absolutely Art
At Clay Madsen, we'll be learning "If You're Happy and You Know It" in French, which is called "Frappe des Mains." The words to the song translate to "If you love Autumn, clap your hands!...If you love Autumn, when all the leaves fall down...If you love Autumn, clap your
hands!" Then, we'll be painting a frame with Autumn colors and create a design with dried flowers and leaves!
At Lakeway and Steiner, we'll be making Halloween Canvas Bags and a ghostly print!


Lil' Kinder Cooks and Kinder Cooks
At Clay Madsen, we'll be making Quiche Lorraine and Apple Galettes!
At Lakeway and Steiner, we'll be making Boeuf Bourguignon, Egg Noodles and Mousse!


Lil' Music Makers and Music Makers
We'll continue to learn French words through our French and English lyrics. We'll also sing some fun Halloween songs and learn about tone and harmony!


The After School Supper Club
At Clay Madsen, we'll be making Quiche Lorraine, Sauteed Asparagus with Chives and Apple Galettes!
At Lakeway, we'll be making Boeuf Bourguignon, Egg Noodles and Mousse!


The Things They Say
"Today is National Chocolate Covered Insect Day, Miss Lauren. Did you bring a bag of insects?" Tristan, age 4

Sunday, October 11, 2009

The Week of October 12th at Lupine Lane


Hello All!


Lil' Absolutely Art and Absolutely Art
At CMRC, we'll be creating an herb garden and painting a still life.
At Lakeway and Steiner, we'll be creating a dried flower design and frame it!


Lil' Kinder Cooks and Kinder Cooks
At CMRC, we'll make ratatouille and eclairs!
At Lakeway and Steiner, we'll make quiche and a galette!


Lil' Music Makers and Music Makers
We'll continue to introduce French language and sounds through music in both French and English. We'll also learn a few Halloween songs!


The After School Supper Club
At CMRC, we'll make ratatouille, fish in a bag and eclairs!
At Lakeway and Steiner, we'll make quiche and a galette!


The Things They Say
"I'll be the DJ!" Coates, age 5

Sunday, October 4, 2009

The Week of October 5th at Lupine Lane


Hello All!


Lil' Absolutely Art and Absolutely Art
At Clay Madsen, we'll be making stain glass vases, lilies and we'll be mimicking Monet's Water Lilies.
At Lakeway we'll be painting small pots and plant an herb garden! Then, we'll learn a bit about still life painting and paint one of our own.


Lil' Kinder Cooks and Kinder Cooks
At Clay Madsen, we'll be making Chicken Cordon Bleu and Green Bean Almondine.
At Lakeway, we'll be making Ratatouille and Creme Brulee.


Lil' Music Makers and Music Makers
We'll learn some new French Words as we listen to songs that we know in both English and French. We'll also work on the half note!


Fun With Photography
We'll photograph a landscape and then create an impressionist photograph!


The After School Supper Club
We'll be making Ratatouille and Fish in a Bag, which is common in the coastal villages of France and throughout the Mediterranean.


The Things They Say
"This is a blast!" Ella, age 3