Adventures in Ames Blog

Gift Giving & Teacher Jill’s Wish List

We know that last Tuesday was technically #GivingTuesday, but why not keep the generosity flowing all month long? Many of our preschool families will engage in traditions this month that focus on the goal of giving.  This looks like so many different things from family to family.  For yours, it might be giving: Energy to

Our Community & Connecting With Yours

At Adventures Preschool, we highly value being connected in community.  Our Adventures Philosophy encourages preschoolers to be curious and explore their world in developmentally appropriate ways.  Whether it be free reading time as everyone settles into the classroom, games, or even partnering to make the daily snack, we want our preschoolers to be growing in

Summer Letter

Our last day of preschool was just three weeks ago, but I’ve already mailed summer letters to families for the 2016-17 school year!  Included in the summer letter is information about required preschool forms, background checks/fingerprinting for parent volunteers, supply list, 2016-17 calendar and of course the summer picnic.  I hope to see everyone at

What We Made Wednesdays: Pear Muffins

Isn’t it awesome how our kiddos really get to practice their culinary skills at Adventures? Last week at Adventures, we made some delicious pear muffins for snack time.  These yummy, moist baked goods are vegan and easy to prepare–all you need is a spoon and a bowl! Break out the aprons and join us in recreating these

Open House

Join us on Monday, February 29 from 6-7:30 for our annual open house.  Visit the classroom, meet the teachers and currently enrolled families.  Your preschooler can interact with other children and investigate the classroom materials.  All family members are welcome! Enrollment for the 2016-17 school year will start during the open house.  Enrollment will also