Posts tagged Families
Family-Friendly Ways to Handle Holiday Stress

December 18, 2015

I was really looking forward to putting up the tree this year, but things went wrong quickly. We had brought up our boxes of Christmas ornaments from the basement. While my husband and I strung lights on the tree, Emma,...
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Our Nature-Based Playground Inspires Kids and Adults

November 24, 2015

One of the most unique and busy spaces of Silver Spring Day School is its playground. Whether it’s visiting with parents after school, running around with children during a co-op shift, or hanging around the fence to spy on the...
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Field Trips Help Us Welcome Fall With New and Old Friends

November 14, 2015

The fall season is always a favorite in our house: the fresh, cool air, the colorful leaves; and, of course, the pumpkins! Since our twins were two years old, we’ve ventured out to local farms for pumpkin picking and races...
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The Confident Drop Off

October 15, 2015

The transition from summer to school can be difficult for many children (and parents!), and now that October has begun it’s natural to think that everyone will have adjusted to the new schedule.
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Introducing Spotlight: The New SSDS Community Blog

October 5, 2015

As parents at Silver Spring Day School, we don’t just stand outside the door to our child’s education: we walk right in. We wash the cups, wipe the tables, sit to read a book with three kids in our lap;...
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