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  • 1.  safety on outside toys with fallen ash-

    Posted 09-12-2020 02:50 PM
    Hi
     I am in California and there are fires in the counties all around. Ash has fallen for a number of days. I feel like I should wash down toys, climbing structures, and the ground before the children play outside again. Anyone know of any science about the danger level of ash? Not just the particles that become airborne again when stirred up but the ash on surfaces that children touch.
    thanks,


  • 2.  RE: safety on outside toys with fallen ash-

    Posted 09-13-2020 12:25 AM
    Hi. I have been watching the news and such a sad thing to be happening. Wouldn’t it also be an air quality question? If the ash is in the air and landing on the playground toys and equipment wouldn’t it be a concern that the children would be breathing the ash into their lungs too. Just a thought. Stay safe.
    Blessings,
    Beth Kooker
    Lord of Life Preschool
    Memphis, TN

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  • 3.  RE: safety on outside toys with fallen ash-

    Posted 09-13-2020 05:32 PM
    Beth, I'm assuming that Catherine will be waiting until it is safe to be outdoors to clean up the ash. At that point, there will still be a lot of ash on the ground (and a lot of other clean up to do if you are also in a high wind area -- I'm in Oregon). I found this link from the County of Santa Barbara, which does talk about trying to limit the ash particles that fly back into the air. https://www.countyofsb.org/cleanup.sbc

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    Nicole Fravel
    Owner
    wildwood nature school
    Portland OR
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  • 4.  RE: safety on outside toys with fallen ash-

    Posted 09-14-2020 11:33 AM
    AWWW!

    This is heartfelt to hear!
    Sending many blessings from all the staff and children from Casa dei Bambini Montessori School.
    May God bless all of you and all of us at these gray unpredictable times. 

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  • 5.  RE: safety on outside toys with fallen ash-

    Posted 10-26-2020 01:27 PM
    Greetings from Casa Dei Bambini Montessori School:

    We were in the process of achieving our school accreditation from NAEYC. We were also expecting a visit this fall. Unfortunately,  Covid-19 has
    caused many changes as it approached us unexpectedly.  Our teachers and liaisons for NAEYC have worked diligently.  Are you still planning to visit? 
    We do realize that these are gray unpredictable times, and it is well understood because of the delay and precautionary measurements that must be taken.   

    We would like to follow through with you as planned . Please let us know what your plans are concerning our accreditation. Our school reopened
    in June with new protocols for our staff, parents and children. Because of this we have been very successful with our front line staff, parents and children. We have no reported cases. We are "still" looking forward to your visit with a "seal" of accreditation for our program.



    Regards,
    Ms. Josie Aguilar
    Director
    Casa Dei Bambini
    20211 S. University Blvd
    Missouri City, TX 77459
    (281) 261-2272 Phone
    (813) 574-2320 Fax
    Email: josieaguilarcdb@gmail.com
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  • 6.  RE: safety on outside toys with fallen ash-

    Posted 10-26-2020 01:29 PM


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    Greetings from Casa Dei Bambini Montessori School:

    We were in the process of achieving our school accreditation from NAEYC. We were also expecting a visit this fall. Unfortunately,  Covid-19 has
    caused many changes as it approached us unexpectedly.  Our teachers and liaisons for NAEYC have worked diligently.  Are you still planning to visit? 
    We do realize that these are gray unpredictable times, and it is well understood because of the delay and precautionary measurements that must be taken.   

    We would like to follow through with you as planned . Please let us know what your plans are concerning our accreditation. Our school reopened
    in June with new protocols for our staff, parents and children. Because of this we have been very successful with our front line staff, parents and children. We have no reported cases. We are "still" looking forward to your visit with a "seal" of accreditation for our program.



    Regards,
    Ms. Josie Aguilar
    Director
    Casa Dei Bambini
    20211 S. University Blvd
    Missouri City, TX 77459
    (281) 261-2272 Phone
    (813) 574-2320 Fax
    Email: josieaguilarcdb@gmail.com
    Follow us on Facebook: https//www.facebook.com/Cdbriverstone



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    Director
    Casa Dei Bambini
    20211 S. University Blvd
    Missouri City, TX 77459
    (281) 261-2272 Phone
    (813) 574-2320 Fax
    Email: josieaguilarcdb@gmail.com
    Follow us on Facebook: https//www.facebook.com/Cdbriverstone



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