Potato cycle – our contribution to the Eco Kids Project 2022 This year we are again participating in an ecokids project. This time we have chosen the theme “the potato cycle”. The children kept finding small potatoes, which were left in the beds from last year.
Cock-a-doodle-doo! Why children like multiculturalism, even when it comes to languages. We don’t like to do things by halves. That is why we offer our children not only nature experiences and contact with animals. We are also a bilingual kindergarten and teach the children the English language in addition to the German language. For this we apply the child-oriented Immersion principle which is about “immersion” in another language. That is, the second language, English, is simply lived in everyday life,…
Crafting with kids: Autumnal things made of leaves, pumpkin & Co. Whether it’s foggy or golden, kids are drawn to the outdoors in the fall. For hours we wander through the garden, the woods and along the lake. Now nature releases its treasures and we discover many things that autumn has to offer in the harvest season: Apples and pumpkins in the garden, chestnuts, acorns, beechnuts and cones in the forest. And, of course, lots of bright beautiful leaves. Lea…
- 28. September 2021
When we are out and about, it happens again and again: one of the children finds an empty can, the remains of a plastic bag or broken glass in the grass, on the forest floor or on the side of the path. “But that’s dangerous for the animals!” says Leon indignantly. He and the others can’t understand why people just throw their trash into the environment instead of taking it back home. “Or in the bins, there’s plenty there,” Ayla…
- 19. July 2021
Nature, an adventure not only for our children Smallest creatures, greatest fascination! Marie crouches down and stares, transfixed, at a blade of grass in the meadow on which sits a tiny yellow snail. No, Marie notes, the snail is not sitting, but creeping very gradually up the stalk, leaving a shiny trail that sparkles in all the colors of the rainbow. Marie is completely fascinated.
Dear Parents, first of all, I hope they are all healthy and doing well under the circumstances! It is a difficult situation for all of us, because we are suddenly in the middle of a worldwide crisis that nobody expected. It almost seems like the world is being brought to a pause and we are all just virtually connected.
- 11. June 2020
- News from the farm
Yeah, we still have seats available! Hardly opened again, there is already a lot of activity in our farm: playing, building, planting and grooming. But a few more kids may come! In concrete terms, this means that applications will be accepted again.