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From the South: I-95 N. Take exit 18 for Thurbers Ave. toward US1. Keep left at the fork. Follow signs for Eddy St. Go under the overpass to traffic light. Continue straight, to intersection. Meeting Street School will be on the right. Turn right onto Eddy St. Continue straight, passing Dunkin Donuts on the right & Wendy?s on the left. At traffic light near hospitals, turn left onto Dudley St. Continue straight at 1st stop sign. At the 2nd stop sign, at the end of a parking lot, turn left onto Prairie Ave. Take your first left onto Blackstone St. We are on the right, across from Flynn Elementary School. From the North: I-95 S: Take exit 19 Eddy St. Continue straight on exit toward traffic lights. Samuel Dental Center will be in the gated area on the right. Turn right onto Eddy St. You will pass the main entrance to RIH. At the next traffic light you will turn right onto Dudley St. Please follow directions from above.

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    The Kindergarten Prep classroom has been focusing on types of transportation that involve the letter "B". Through each activity, they continue to strengthen their language skills, their scientific inquiry, their mathematical skills and their ability to think flexibly.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Germs and Hygiene: How to Stay Healthy! 9/4/2017

    The Preschool class started the new school year by learning about their own responsibility in keeping themselves clean and healthy. In doing so, they learned all about germs and how to slow down the spreading of germs by using hygienic techniques like coughing into their elbows and washing their hands!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Summer Camp Week 6: Exploring Hasbro 8/23/2017

    Over the decades, Hasbro has become a household name between classic toys, games and TV shows. However, did you know that Hasbro was created right here in Rhode Island? For our sixth week of summer camp, we focused all on the amazing items that Hasbro has created that strengthen children's development as well as their love for new games! 

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    One of the most recognizable and unique symbols of Rhode Island is the giant "Big Blue Bug" that overlooks I-95. Given his size, re-creating even a scaled down version was a big undertaking! So we made this a center wide project. From the older Infants to Kindergarten Prep, each classroom played a role in making it. At the end of the week, the families voted on a name - Say hello to Kevin the Termite!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Summer Camp Week 4: Camping Trip! 8/10/2017

    For the final week of July, each classroom learned all about camping! The activities offered in each classroom focused around subjects like scientific investigation, language skills, writing, social-emotional development and self-help development.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Summer Camp Week 3: 8/3/2017

    Rhode Island is no stranger to beautiful lake scenes. The children in each classroom learned all about these wonderful scenes of nature through age-appropriate activities including colorful photographs in books about lakes for the infants, creating artistic renditions of lakes for the toddlers and working on writing skills for words relating to lakes for the preschool and kindergarten prep classes. 

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Summer Camp Week 2: Ocean Fun! 7/25/2017

    Our theme for the second week of our Summer Camp was the ocean! In each classroom, the children enjoyed age-appropriate activities focused around the ocean, the animals within it and the items that make up the beach scene!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Summer Camp Kick Off! 7/12/2017

    This week, we began our Summer Camp fun! Since this week included the 4th of July, we focused our activities around fireworks! In each classroom, the children had many opportunities to explore this topic through varied age-appropriate activities that demonstrated our creativity, critical thinking and understanding of the world around us.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI It's All About Insects in Twos! 6/22/2017

    Over the past few weeks, the Twos class has been showing intrigue in the insect life around the playground, so they've delved into a dynamic lesson plan surrounding different types of insects such as ladybugs, ants and caterpillars. These exploration activities create lasting experiences as the children learn about each unique insect while showcasing their desire to learn about the world around them. 

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Feeling Fishy in Preschool! 6/15/2017

    In the Preschool classroom, the children have been intrigued by the topic of fish! They have been learning about the fish that not only live in the ocean but that can also live in our own homes as pets. Through these activities, the children exercise their fine motor muscles and creativity while demonstrating their cognitive and language skills through writing, sorting and scientific inquiry.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Science Rocks the Center! 6/9/2017

    Every class participated in an age-appropriate activity that led the children to showcase their scientific inquiry skills, their flexible thinking and their engagement with active exploration. They then created a poster board detailing all of the experiments and inquiries that took place to create our Science Fair where the families were welcome to visit but and participate in hands-on activities.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Kindergarten Prep STEM: Roots, Seeds and Plants 5/31/2017

    The Kindergarten Prep classroom has been recently intrigued by plants and how they come to be. This scientific inquiry led to an emergent curriculum all about plants. From learning about the parts of a plant to seed dispersal, the class strengthened their language and writing skills, cognitive thinking and the ability to work constructively with others.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Active Exploration in Infant 3 5/22/2017

    In the Infant 3 classroom, active exploration is the basis of all activities. Investigating our environment gives the children an opportunity to explore with all of their senses during open-ended play. Recently, the classroom added a tarp to the classroom to engage the children in open-ended play as they investigated the texture and color with one another.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Take a trip to Africa with Twos! 5/9/2017

    The Twos class has been exploring the animals of Africa this past week. Exploring this area opens the children's minds to scientific discovery as they explore the properties and behaviors of these different animals, including the buffalo, the leopard and the giraffe. Through these daily activities, we showcase our active questioning as we describe our observations and experiences with our teachers. 

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    The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration hosted by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) celebrating early learning, young children, their teachers and families. Throughout the week, each classroom revolves their activities around a center-wide topic each day that provides opportunities to investigate, to create and to work constructively with one another. 

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Transportation in Twos! 4/25/2017

    In the Twos classroom, the class has been actively exploring the subject of transportation, including cars, buses, boats and airplanes. Learning about different types of transportation opens the door to exploring our world around us. The activities surrounding this topic offer the children opportunities to showcase their cognitive, creative, language and math skills. 

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI STEM: Aqueducts in Kindergarten Prep 4/19/2017

    In the Kindergarten Prep class, the children explored the topic of aqueducts and investigated how aqueducts helped the Roman Times transport water from larger bodies of water to cities. They then created their own aqueducts using PVC pipes. Through this activity, the children showcased cooperation, problem solving, cause and effect, spatial awareness and fine motor strength.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Toddlers are Art Smart! 2/22/2017

    Art Smart ensures that children are introduced to the visual arts, music, dance/creative movement, and drama. ArtSmart is not about making crafts or models; instead, it is about encouraging creativity and innovation. By engaging children in creative experiences, teachers enhance children's development, nurture art appreciation, and support the creation of childhood masterpieces.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Snow Day! 1/11/2017

    New England winters provide children with opportunities to explore the unique sensory learning that comes with snow play. Both outdoors on the playground, or when brought inside all ages can experience the fun!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Ice Sculptures in our Twos Room! 12/22/2016

    Young children are scientists by nature. They are born with a strong sense of curiosity about how things work! In our twos room our teachers planned this activity to create an opportunity to learn not just about water and ice, but color, motor control and spatial awareness. Children had ample opportunity to explore at their own pace without  expectations of a particular end result.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Staff Professional Development Day 10/20/2016

    “Children deserve to spend their days in well-designed environments that support their needs and stimulate their learning. Adults who spend their days teaching and caring for young children deserve environments that maximize their skills”. ~ Jim Greenman

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI STEM: Bug Curriculum 9/20/2016

    The Kindergarten Prep children use science, technology, engineering and math to study bugs.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Outdoor Learning Centers 7/26/2016

    Take a look at the children playing in the Mud Kitchen and at the Water Walls created by our Education Coordinator!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Science,Technology, Engineering, Art, Math 5/13/2016

    See how the children in Kindergarten Prep use Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math to study bridges and light bulbs!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Celebrating NAEYC's Week of the Young Child 4/15/2016

    Week of the Young Child!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Language Works - KPrep 4/15/2016

    View this photo album to children in Kindergarten Prep practice pre-writing skills using the Handwriting Without Tears program.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Kindergarten Prep is getting Ready For School! 3/16/2016

    Handwriting Without Tears in action!

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI The Role Of The Teacher 2/10/2016

    Early Education is an opportunity to nurture children's curiosity and inquisitiveness, develop problem-solvers and decision-makers, and prepare children with the academic foundation to achieve success in school and in life.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Preschool STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) 1/22/2016

    At Bright Horizons, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) learning begins in the preschool program. Examples include constructing large buildings with blocks and experimenting with the speed of objects. Check out this photo album to see STEM in action.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Handwriting Without Tears 12/28/2015

    In this album you will see some of the Handwriting Without Tears materials that the Kindergarten Prep teachers have introduced while the children were studying rocks and quartz.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Brown Bear Brown Bear Literacy and Beyond! 12/9/2015

    Language Works curriculum for Infants guides the teacher-child experiences and provides a framework for the use of language, expressions, tone of voice, body language, and classroom materials ensuring that teachers model communication skills through everyday experiences with each baby.

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  • Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bright Horizons at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI Bake Sale for Bright Horizons Foundation For Children! 11/25/2015

    Take a look at how the children throughout the center participated in our bake sale! We were able to raise $250.00 for Bright Horizons Foundation For Children!

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