S: Early Childhood Center Temple Shaaray Tefila
FC: Early Childhood Center 2008-2009 "The 4's"
1: Dedicated to the memory of our beautiful teacher and friend, Lorie Demeshulam....she brightened each day for all of the children at the early childhood center...she will be missed...
2: "seasons of love" By Julia and Michele | 525,600 minutes 525,600 minutes of yours 525,600 minutes How do you measure a year in the fours? In arrivals, dismissals, In playtime and playground In inches, in smiles And laughter galore
3: In 525,600 minutes How do you measure a year in the fours? In Shabbat, in Music In Nature and Drums In friendship and reading And puzzles on floors In 525,600 minutes How do you measure a year in the fours? How about love? Measure in love...
4: Julia and Michele's class... ...The Fours...!
5: Ashley Langholtz | Ashton Samkoff | Douglas Styles | Dylan Landau | Georgia Schwartz | Isaac Amdur
6: Jackson Smith | Jesse Litwin | Joseph White | Liz Fleischer | Marty Brandwein | Max Hechler
7: Olivia Hazan | Rose Margolies | Sam Hirsch | Sam Reiner | Tommy Kaufman | Zoe Stoller
8: winter,spring,summer or Fall | When the birds fly south and the wind blows cold, And the leaves on the trees fall down, The days grow shorter, and the nights grow longer, Jack Frost freezes grass brown. Then summer has gone, autumn has come, get ready for winter's white bed. Summer has gone, autumn has come, Get ready for winter's white bed.
10: Build, build a sukkah. Build it strong and high...
11: ...so you can see the sky! | ...Build it with an empty roof...
13: "A pumpkin, a pumpkin a green and orange pumpkin I plant my seed in the ground to grow a pumpkin nice and round..."
14: The year has turned its circle The seasons come and go The harvest is all gathered in And chilly north winds blow
15: Orchards have shared their treasures The fields, their yellow grain So open wide the doorway Thanksgiving comes again
16: Winter | Merry little snowflakes falling through the air Landing on the rooftops and the tall trees everywhere Covering the fences, capping every post Covering the hillside where we sled and coast Merry little snowflakes do their very best To make a winter's blanket so all the trees can rest But when springtime sunshine says it's come to stay Merry little snowflakes all will melt away
17: The 4's learned how to vote...and later they watched as President Obama took his oath, and history was made.
18: Shabbat is here, Shabbat is here, I'm so glad that Shabbat is here. Candles burning bright, it's Friday night. Shabbat, Shabbat is here. | Baruch Atah Adonai Elohainu Melech Ha'Olam...
19: One little, two little, three little candles, four little, five little, six little candles, seven little, eight little, nine little candles, on my hanukiyah!
20: ! | we're flying to the moon, we're flying to the moon, blast off, away we go, we're flying to the moon...
22: one block on top of the other BUILDING was a big theme in the 4's making something out of anything a special time for all to explore
24: special persons day
28: More fun memories...
30: dean, the dog, comes from the spca for a visit | Dr. Styles and the class bandage up some broken limbs | Other Highlights...
31: singing "Peace to You" with kenny was always a blast | Lorie cooks up pancakes for pajama day
32: Spring | Five pretty flowers growing by the door A little child picked one, now there are four Four pretty flowers there for all to see Someone stepped on one of them, now there are three Three pretty flowers, yellow, pink, and blue The newsboy threw the paper, now there are two Two pretty flowers growing in the sun A caterpillar chewed a stem, now there is one One pretty flower with a smiling face I picked the pretty flower and put it in a vase
33: We had fun dressing up for the Purim Parade...! | "A tisket, a tasket my Shaloch Manot basket, I fill it up with things to eat and give my friends a Purim treat
34: spring trip to the farm...
36: a mother's day brunch to raise money for those in need a mitzvah and a special day for all The 4's accomplished their goals indeed
37: counting the money we made for charity... | ...to help feed the hungry
39: more mother's day fun....
40: Passover Seder | blood | lice | hail | darkness | locusts
41: Passover | frogs here, frogs there, frogs were jumping everywhere... | wild beasts | pestilent boils | vermin
42: ASHLEY by rose | Ashley's favorite things to do were "playing family and princesses with (her) girlfriends"
43: ASHTON by joseph | "my favorite part of school is snack time"
44: DOUGLAS by max | Douglas's favorite thing about school is "his friends""...favorite part of the day is """"going outside"...
45: DYLAN by sam r | "...friends, teachers, lunch bunch, nature, clay...i miss everything...(and that was only half)"
46: "...playing housekeeping corner with Olivia and Zoe is what i like best...i will miss all of my friends in the 4's..." | GEORGIA by liz
47: "...the legos...!"! Isaac's favorite pastime at school... | ISAAC by jesse
48: Jackson loved "playing on the playground, nature, snack, and playing with Legos" | JACKSON by marty
49: Jesse is going to miss "EVERYTHING about preschool, especially building blocks and rocket ships!" | JESSE by isaac
50: Joseph's feelings on nursery school..."I don't want to marry any of the girls, I want to love them all, but what i really want to do is marry pre-school, because it is the place I feel the happiest" | JOSEPH by ashton
51: LIZ by georgia | Liz loves "playing on the playground"...the best part of her day is "going home to see mom," even though her favorite thing is "when mom drops her off at school!"
52: MARTY by jackson | Marty loves the playground... his favorite..playing blocks, and he really likes drums. "I like to play with everyone, except for the girls" favorite thing about his teachers... "they give me snack"
53: "...i'm going to miss all of my friends when I go to Kindergarten, I am going to miss pre-school..." | MAX by douglas
54: " ...I loved playing with all of my friends..." | OLIVIA by zoe
55: Rosies | Rosie's favorite thing was playing with her friends.. "I love my teachers, they helped me to learn about so many things..I like everything... yoga, art, nature, playground, friends,...(big sigh) EVERYTHING" | ROSIE by ashley
56: SAM | Sam says " I love playing with my lego ships. Also, when we play with our friends. The boys play with the boys and the girls play with the girls." Sam's favorite thing about his teachers... "they put out new games and snack." | sam sam | SAM by sam
57: SAM by dylan | Sam loved "...playing with his friends and playing with the marble run..."
58: TOMMY by tommy | Tommy's favorite thing was "playing on the playground!"
59: ZOE by olivia | "...I loved making new friends and playing dollhouses with ponies..."
60: girls just want to have fun...
61: boys will be boys...
62: "Together tomorrow, together tomorrow, my friends... Tonight while I'm sleeping, I'll dream of us being together tomorrow again!..." (The 4's class goodbye song) | Graduation Day ~ June 5th, 2009
63: Thank you, Julia and Michele, for a wonderful year in the four's...filled with so many seasons of love! | Kindergarten...here we come!