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Sunshine Corners Book Fair…Saturday November 22nd

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

Sunshine Corners Book Fair…Saturday November 22nd

Sunshine Corners is holding its third annual Book Fair at Barnes and Noble this Saturday, November 22nd from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  There will be crafts, story book readers and the children will sing on the stage at 11:00 a.m.  Wishlists books for all the classrooms at Sunshine Corners will be available so items can be purchased as gifts for the holidays or to support the learning in the classes at Sunshine Corners.  The non-profit child care center will receive a portion of all sales when Sunshine Corners is mentioned at check out or if books are ordered online.  There is a code to...

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Fire truck Visits for Fire Safety Week

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

Fire truck Visits for Fire Safety Week

The children at Sunshine Corners were visited by the Strasburg Fire Company in celebration of Fire Safety Week.  To support the educational activities happening in the classroom, the firefighters came to show their fire truck and talk about fire safety with the children.  The children had the opportunity to see a firefighter put on all his gear, to climb on the fire truck, try on a helmet and squirt the fire hose all while learning about 911, fire drills and stop, drop and roll.  

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Prekindergarten’s Bubble Fun…get the recipe here

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Prekindergarten’s Bubble Fun…get the recipe here

      The children in Sunshine Corners’ prekindergarten class mixed up their own bubble solution and have been having been enjoying the fun of bubbles.  They took their mixed outside and used big wands to create large bubbles.  They had fun making bubbles of all sizes to send to the sky.  They had the opportunity for bubble play in the classroom when Miss Beth coated the table with soapy water, gave each child their own cup of solution and a straw.  They quickly got busy blowing bubbles tight there on the table. They had big bubbles, piles of bubbles, bubbles inside of...

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We’re All Special Disabilities Program

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

We’re All Special Disabilities Program

The children at Sunshine Corners participated in Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center’s We’re All Special program.  A representative from Schreiber came to visit the children and teach them about children with disabilities.  They shared a video, pictures and other information with our toddlers and preschoolers.  The children also had the opportunity to try some of the same equipment that the children with disabilities use. In addition to the visit from Schreiber, all of the children in the center participated in the We’re All Special hop-a-thon.  Each child hopped for 3 minutes recording the...

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Colors of Fall

Posted by on Dec 17, 2013 in Uncategorized

Colors of Fall

We love our little sunshines, here is a cute little photo of the coats hanging on our clothes rack.  Sunshine Corners encourages the children at our child care center to become more independent.  We try to teach a special way for children to flip their jacket over their head to put it on or have a special bin for shoes at nap time or provide guidance when toddlers are first learning to use silverware.  Sunshine Corners hope this independence leads to stronger life skills and more success in school.

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