Kim's Korner

Celebrating the Week of the Young Child

Last week was another busy week here at the Mandel ECE, as we celebrated the Week of the Young Child. Teachers and students celebrated with a variety of fun dress up days. We saw crazy hats, lots of Wacky Wednesday outfits, team sports and of course everyone’s favorite pajama day! We finis…

A Passover Journey for Our Little Ones

Happy Passover! This week we continue to learn about Passover in our classrooms. The children participated in a Seder with their friends and teachers in their classrooms. Your children will demonstrate a great knowledge of Passover. Be sure to ask questions. They will impress you.

Our teach…

Successful Artist's Reception

A HUGE thank you to our ECE parents, families and friends for the awesome turnout for our Artist’s Reception. Thanks to your generous support, we have raised $1,250 with this annual event. We plan to purchase child-sized picnic tables for our playground as well as equip the sandbox with ne…

Celebrating Purim with Song and Hamentaschen

We've had a busy week preparing for Purim here in the ECE. The story of Purim has been heard in each of our classrooms, Cantor Kathy has taught us new Purim songs, shiny crowns have been made and our beloved Granny Group visited to make Hamentaschen with the children. Hazzan Matthew Austerkl…

Bake Sale

We have all heard the phrase “You made your bed, now lay in it!” symbolically suggesting a direct correlation between one’s behavior and its consequence. As we conclude the High Holiday cycle at Yom Kippur, we are reminded that while actions have consequences, we always have the power …