Kindernook Preschool students in the 3’s class enjoyed various apple activites, shared a story about Johnny Appleseed, made hats to resemble the pan he wore on his head, and celebrated with apple snacks. Shown in the top photo in the back row, from left are Mila Colon, Ephraim Crandall, Charlie Perrenoud, Finley Reimer, Lawsyn Tschetter, Elliot Bich, Haedynn Hagen, Viola Eckmann and Finnley Korkow. In the front row are Maddie Toman, Wren Scheel, Ellie Toman, Huxley Easton, Arleigh Harvey, Lilah Hooth, Micah Doherty, Laynee Small and Logan Alves. Not pictured is Madalyn Gamble.
In the bottom row are students in the 4’s class, who culminated their apple unit with a field trip to an orchard at the home of Rodney and Beckie Freeman. They enjoyed sipping sweet and delicious cider, which they made from pressing apples. Students were also treated to apple cookies, a video about the life of Johnny Appleseed, a ride in an antique apple cart, and a shiny apple upon boarding the bus. Shown in the back row with Mr. and Mrs. Freeman are Eriq Giron, Reed Scheel, Suttyn Tschetter, Thomas Berger, Andrew Wheeler, Avyn Robinson, Eliana DuToit, Cadee Dawkins, Ella Kopfmann and Delaney Forbush. In the front row are Sophie Harvey, Demetri Helvik, Ryleigh Heydon, Oakleigh Krueger, Dilan Gerrits, Kobe Schouten, Paizley Baarts, Trustin Wenz, Levi Picek, Silas Crandall, Natalia Brewer and Braxtyn Olson. Kindernook Staff includes Jessica Anderson, Karen Speirs and Karen Wehde.