Old Lyme Children’s
Preschool Newsletter - October
Thurs., October 18
Preschool Open House
Letters: Aa Ll Pp
Theme: Apples, Fall Fun, Pumpkins, Spiders, Halloween
Young children are experts at asking questions. They are filled with a natural curiosity about what
things are, how they work and why. The Fall season presents a variety of interesting science topics
to explore with your child. Here are eight, easy, inexpensive and fun fall-themed science experiments
to do with your preschooler that will encourage their natural curiosity and expand their understanding
of the world.
Pumpkin Sink or Float • Pinecone weather station • Rotten Pumpkin • Sorting Leaves & Seeds •
Gourds Science Center • Leaves change color •
Life cycle of Apples/pumpkins • Exploring Acorns
Turkeys, Giving Thanks, Fall Harvest.
Upcoming events/reminders to keep in mind:
Halloween at OLCLC: to be held on Wednesday, October 31 5-6:30 pm (or until our candy supply runs out) in front of OLCLC!
We do anticipate many ghosts and goblins trick or treating that night in the village area, so any candy/treat donations will be gladly accepted and appreciated!
Holiday Home Tour: Saturday, December 8th 11am-3pm. Tickets: $25, ($30 at the door). Click here for more info!
I hope you have a wonderful month!