Butterfly School

Riverside Church of Christ Coppell, Texas

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β˜˜πŸ€β˜˜ MARCH 2023 β˜˜πŸ€β˜˜

Oh my goodness! It is MARCH and this year is flying by so fast, spring break will be here soon!

Our January pre-enrollment was a great success, a sincere thanks to all who participated! I couldn't be more pleased that so many of our current Butterfly School families will be returning in the fall! In February we officially transitioned to the open enrollment phase with many classes already full! We have very limited openings in a few classes!

Be sure to share with your friends looking for spots!

Take a look at our updated Butterfly School Video! This two minute video lives on our Butterfly School web page.

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DATES TO REMEMBER

  • No School Friday March 10
  • Spring Break March 13-17


  • T-shirt day March 30

It Won't Be Long...


Because of our successful fundraising events over the last few years, we are seeing our playground shade structure take shape! What an exciting time! Thank you to our amazing Butterfly School families for your support!!

Ta DA!!!

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Milestone Moments booklet


If you did not get this milestone moment booklet in your child's folder last month, please stop by my office for one. This information is so helpful.

---✝-----CHAPEL CHAT------✝--- Ms Chris

Happy March everyone! The children did such a good job listening and acting out bible stories about four strong and courageous people - David, Daniel, and Joshua. I hope they come home and share the stories and songs we have been singing. In March we will be hearing about how God guides us when we may be lost. God does miraculous things to bring his sheep home! Our memory verse will be

β€œ God will guide you” Psalm 25:7.

--🎡--MUSICAL MOMENTS--🎡- Ms Deborah

Spring is in the air and we are gearing up for our Spring Program just a couple of months away. I hope that you will enjoy singing our finale song with your children and join us for a school and parent wide sing along for a grand ending to our program. Our final song this year is β€œSing Wherever I Go β€œ (Live) by We the Kingdom. You can find it on most music medias. This month we will be learning more of our program songs as well as bug and ocean animal songs. We will be working more on dynamics, tapping to the beat, and moving to the music. The PreK classes will be studying R is for Rhythm, S is for Strings (we will play a violin), T is for Tempo, U is for Unison, and V is for Voice.

We The Kingdom - Sing Wherever I Go (Live) [Audio]

--✨-Amazing Art 🎨 at Butterfly School! -- -✨------Ms Jennifer-✨-

Spring is near and we’re excited to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday along with Eric Carle and their beloved picture books. In March we will focus on these two authors and create artwork that reflect their storybooks.

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β–ͺβ–ͺ🀟🏼β–ͺβ–ͺ SIGN LANGUAGEβ–ͺβ–ͺ 🀟🏼β–ͺβ–ͺ Ms Deborah

The children have been learning so many new words! We will be learning animals this month. Each month we learn to sign a song to the theme as well as read a story and play a game each class. We will be learning dog, cat, horse, cow, sheep, pig, fish, and bird to name a few. Encourage your children to show you what they are learning.

πŸ”ΉπŸ“•πŸ“–πŸ“šLIBRARYπŸ“šπŸ“–πŸ”ΉπŸ“• Ms Deborah

Happy Valentine’s Day!! This month in the library we will be focusing on the main character. We will discuss what makes them the main character and what happens in the beginning, middle, and end of the story. Is there a problem or conflict and how and when does it get resolved? It is so wonderful to hear the children’s thoughts and opinions as we discuss each story. They also have a day to choose books on their own to look at. They are encouraged to tell what their book is about and what happened. We also write words together, depict stories through drawings, and even play alphabet or other games to encourage discovery.

🧲πŸ§ͺ-Sensational Science-πŸ” Ms Tracy

This month in science the kids will learn about the water cycle by making their own rain clouds, buoyancy with a sink or float activity and building sound structures with Legos. We'll also be celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday by making ooblek from Bartholomew and the Ooblek.

🧸TOTALLY WONDERFUL TODDLERS🧸

πŸƒβ€β™€οΈTOP KNOTCH TWOSπŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ

πŸ§©πŸ–TERRIFIC THREES βœ‚ 🌺

πŸŽˆπŸ“—FABULOUS FOURS✨✏

Our AMAZING Specials Teachers

Our special teachers are a daily blessing!


From left to right:

  • Ms Tracy- RBS Assistant to Director, (ex-long time lead 3s teacher) Science Teacher
  • Ms Deborah- Music Teacher, Sign Language Teacher, Librarian
  • Ms Sandra- Spanish Teacher, Toddler & Twos Aide
  • Ms Chris- Chapel Teacher
  • Ms Jennifer- Art Teacher, Threes Aide

Riverside Butterfly School Staff

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These enthusiastic educators are what makes RBS an outstanding school!

These dedicated, patient professionals make a huge difference in the lives of our students everyday. Each one of these fantastic teachers play an important part in the success of our school! What a blessing they are to our children every day.

Riverside Church Staff

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Riverside Butterfly School is a Riverside church ministry. Our school shares space with our church family. We welcome you to join us for worship on Sunday.


8:45 a.m. - Acappella Worship Assembly

10:00 a.m. - Bible Classes for all ages

11:00 a.m. - Acoustic Worship Assembly

TOY SAFETY AND RECALLS

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission posts recalls to its website. RBS keeps a notebook of these recalls for you to view on the red shelf outside my office. If a toy on this list is in a classroom, it is immediately removed.

RIVERSIDE BUTTERFLY SCHOOL

Take a look at our Butterfly School Facebook page. Also look at our Riverside Church of Christ Butterfly School web site for more information on our amazing program.