Romp Evolves– We’re Trying Something New!

We’re trying something new!  For easier access, we are now posting our pictures on Instagram. Follow us at jmrlib or click on the Instagram icon on the JMRL home page. Check back later for posts about early literacy activities from Romp & Stomp on the JMRL Blog: grow.learn.connect.  Thanks for following along with our Romp!  Though we won’t be updating this blog any longer, we look forward to interacting with you on these new platforms.

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We wanted the last week of Summer Romp to be as simple and as SILLY as possible. We made silly faces and silly sounds, read a silly story, got messy with rainbow shaving cream, and dusted off some of our old favorite silly songs.

Registration for the Fall session begins August 15th! Unfortunately, Aimee’s moving to Northern Virginia to be a full-time preschool teacher. She’s still in deep denial.

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During the week of Independence Day, we had to choose a theme related to the outdoors and family fun. So we decided to go camping! The Rompers gathered around a pretend campfire, sang campfire songs, and painted with marshmallows. At the end of class, they curled up in their tent and fell asleep.

Because of the holiday, we only saw the Wednesday group this week. See you again on the 11th, Monday Rompers!

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