Carmel Mountain Preschool Blog

Child Education

Tinker Hollow Presents – Art Pendulums

A pendulum is defined as a weight hung from a fixed point so that it can swing freely backward and forward.

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Welcome Ms. Selena

We want to officially welcome our NEW Nature Lab teacher, Ms. Salena! Ms. Salena is a former staff member at the San Diego Zoo.

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Artist Study: Yayoi Kusama

In Art Studio our students are learning about the work of Yayoi Kusama, a Japanese artist who was a self-described “obsessional artist,” known for her extensive use of polka dots and for her infinity installations.

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Growing Microgreens

Microgreens are one of, if not my favorite, recommendation for people to grow.

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My Child Will Not Sleep

Struggling with your child at bedtime? Feel like you have done everything, but your bundle of joy will not go to sleep? This is the blog for you.

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First Day Jitters

Welcome to the wonderful world of preschool! Anyone count down the days til their child’s first day?

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The Color Green

There is such magic in color mixing! Let’s explore the color GREEN

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The Color Orange

In this exploration of secondary colors we will focus on ORANGE.

By observing yellow and red water color mix together we found orange!

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Let’s make a butterfly!

This is great practice for children to strengthen their hands and develop fine motor control.

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Card Board Castles

Never throw away your card board boxes, they are the perfect canvasses for your little ones.

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Sugar Castles

Building sugar castles are a great way to encourage concentration, fine motor, and perseverance skills.

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