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October 3, 2015 Lesley Romanoff


This past summer, I found myself thinking about the women who started our cooperative nursery school in 1942. I thought about how they started something that has been carried consistently forward all these many decades. I thought about how they saw a need — creating a special place that would hold play as the thing [...]

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September 12, 2015 Lesley Romanoff

Stuff (Silly Bands and Unit Blocks)

The children shared and laughed as they called out what the bands were or what they thought the bands were — you can always tell how successful something is by how much talking happens and how long the play goes on.

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August 12, 2015 Lesley Romanoff

Find Your Answers Outdoors at Lauko and Miško darželiai

This hole though, with its perfectly straight edges and depth, oh the depth was exactly child-sized and you could see that the connection it would bring to the basic and very dear element of Earth would be there.

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