Author: A Place to Grow Childcare

  • Valentine’s Day Breakfast – Welcome Parents!

    Posted by on February 14, 2014

    The school was filled with love, friendship and the smell of yummy treats made by the children at our Annual Valentine’s Day Breakfast! This tradition started thirty five years ago and we couldn’t be happier to see it continue. The children spent time baking, making cards for their classmates and decorating their classroom for a very special morning. Children were excited to share the delicious breakfast they made and to have an extra special drop off with Mom and Dad. Some classrooms even performed a special […]

  • Caring, Giving & Sharing – A Place To Grow supports Boston’s Children’s Hospital!

    Posted by on November 19, 2013

    Each November, we begin our theme of Caring, Giving and Sharing! This is a very special project for A Place To Grow as we practice being good friends, neighbors and citizens. Each classroom will participate in a variety of projects to help support our local community and each other. Our PreKindergarten friends made special mobiles for our Infant Classrooms and our Afterschool children made home-made toys for patients at Boston Children’s Hospital. Our school in Belmont visited their neighbors at the Senior Center for an afternoon […]

  • Theme Study – Eric Carle

    Posted by on June 17, 2013

    We have just completed our 15th annual Theme Study! This year our focus was on the work of Eric Carle. What a wonderful way to celebrate both art and literature. Our classrooms were filled with hungry caterpillars, tiny seeds, brown bears and beautiful butterflies! Each classroom chose different Eric Carle books as the focus of their study and brought the books to life through art work, creative movement, science observations, book making and drama – would you believe that our preschoolers could turn into butterflies? Thank […]

  • Welcome to Our New Website!

    Posted by on February 5, 2013

    Thanks for visiting the new A Place to Grow website!  We’re still working on a few things, so feel free to call our offices with any questions!