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TCEE Blog … A Peek in our Classrooms by Teachers and Staff

Teaching Self Help Skills to the Young Child by Moreh Deirdre

In the Kofim classroom it is our primary goal to build confident children with a can-do attitude.  Each time a child is able to successfully complete some task it is another building block in their concept of themselves as strong capable people.  The trick is to give them tasks that are challenging enough without being…

Incorporating an Emerging Curriculum into the Tzabim Classroom by Moreh Bret

This school year while collaborating on the yearly curriculum for the Tzabim class, the teachers were all in agreement that the curriculum should be based upon the philosophies and values centered on the school while also incorporating an emergent curriculum. According to the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), an Emergent Curriculum…

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Hanukkah Sing & Classroom Visits

TCEE parents and Caregivers are invited to join Rabbi Sonia, Rabbi Berkman and Moreh Josh in the chapel us on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 for Chanukah Sing at 9:00 am.   We will light the Chanukkiah together and celebrate Chanukah with song.  The sing will be followed some time in the classrooms with Chanukah treats  and a light…

Thanks and Giving CAN Drive

During the month of November, we will be collecting canned food for the Brookline Food Pantry.  Please contribute what you are able to help feed those in our community who need assistance.  The food pantry is in need of tuna fish, beans, canned soups, vegetables, and shelf stable milk. By engaging our children in our…

TCEE Parent Teacher Conferences – Friday, November 10

Each family will have an opportunity to meet with their child’s teacher about his or her initial adjustment to school. Conferences will take place on November 10 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (appointments required, please check your email for information on signing up). Childcare will be available during your scheduled conference time. We look…