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Free Meals for New Yorkers

The New York City Department of Education is committed to making three free meals available daily for any New Yorker. Any New Yorker who wants one can get three free meals a day at more than 400 Meal Hubs across the city. Meals can be picked up at all Meal Hubs 7:30 am to 1:30 pm, Monday through Friday Meals Hubs…
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“I Can Save the Earth!” Read Aloud

As part of our April Earth Day theme, Ms. Cheryl’s read aloud of the book shows the adventures of Max the Little Monster, who has bad habits, such as throwing garbage all over the place, and wasting water and electricity. When the power goes out, Max has a realization that the Earth is beautiful when…
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“This Little Monster” Read Aloud

Ms. Liljana gives us a nice read aloud of “This Little Monster”, which is a brightly colored touch and feel book that children will love. They will learn about the different ways that a monster might “feel” like, such as being furry, bumpy and much more!

Read Aloud: “Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?”

Our wonderful director Ms. Jessica does a read aloud of one of our favorite books, “Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?”. It’s a wonderful Eric Carle book with vivid illustrations to help your child learn about colors and animals!

Read Aloud: “Llama Llama Red Pajama”

One of our wonderful directors, Ms. Liljana, gives us a wonderful read aloud of a favorite book, “Llama Llama Red Pajama”. Kids of many ages will love this read aloud especially if they are going down for a nap of bed time.

Read Aloud of Curious George

Enjoy this read aloud from our director at our Classon Avenue! George is a very curious monkey. He is always trying to be good, but like all monkeys, he is very CURIOUS! Find out more about how he met the Man in the Big Yellow Hat and where his adventures began from his home in…
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“In the Rainforest” Read Aloud

Our wonderful teacher Ms. Meyers gives a read aloud of the book “In the Rainforest” as part of our March theme focusing on the rainforest. Children will learn all about the wonderful wonders of the rainforest and see the beautiful animals that can be found there.

Resources for Families

During this uncertain time, BumbleBeesRus continues to support our community. We are committed to providing families with new information that will assist them in making important decisions. We have added new information regarding resources that may be helpful to our families and will continue to add more content as it becomes available. To find out…
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Remote Learning

At BumbleBeesRus, we understand the importance of consistency in a child’s life, especially during these times of uncertainty. As we practice social distancing and promote remote learning, we will provide our families with daily activities, virtual story time from our incredible teachers and fun links to explore educational adventures. We encourage families to check our…
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Virtual Tours of the Week: Aquariums

As we continue to explore our Water unit of study, one of the great things that a child can do is experience a live cam of some of the best aquariums of life. They will have an opportunity to view the various flora and fauna of underwater life and they will especially love the animals!…
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Learn at Home: Early Childhood Instructional Resources (article)

Children love to play—anytime, anywhere, and with almost anything. As they play, they’re learning about the world around them and practicing important skills. To support their play, early childhood programs typically arrange their spaces into learning areas or centers. Considering the current state of events, we encourage parents to actively support their child’s education to…
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Unit of Study Book of the Week: “Water Can Be”

This week, our students continue their study of water with a focus on what water can do to help us. In this book, children will marvel at the different things that water can do for our Earth and at home. They will love seeing the wonderful illustrations that represent the different ways that water affect…
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Learn About Water – Educational Videos & Songs

As we are wrapping up this month’s Water unit of study, we’ve found some great educational videos to help your child learn more about the subject in a home learning environment. Whether it’s learning about the water cycle or the different ways that water affects our lives, we’ve provided this resource to help support your…
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Supplementary Books – Video Read Alouds

In continuing with our Water unit of study and Rain Forests theme of the month, we are providing additional educational resources for our family to support our students and their remote learning environment. Children will love these read alouds and learn even more about what we have been studing this month at BumbleBeesRus. Let’s get…
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Yoga Lesson of the Week: Sea Animals

It’s important that the child continue their gross motor development and stretch, move and strengthen their young bodies. For this week’s yoga session, we present this information in conjunction with our Water unit of study to help children explore this topic even further. We recommend that parents have their children try this every day to…
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