North Beach Center Visit to ING Direct Bank Cafe

  On October 15, 2012, we were very excited to be invited to visit ING Bank Cafe in downtown San Francisco. They invited us to join them for story time and provided children with snacks and activities for the children as well. Denise and Matt both read us stories about the five senses and [...]

Broadway FD1 Performing at San Francisco

  On Monday, December 10, eighteen children and their teachers from Broadway's FD1 class took a walk to San Francisco's Bar Association to perform for Jane Salinger, the Bar Associations Diversity Pipeline Programs Director. Jane has been a coordinator for law firms that sponsor gifts for Kai Ming's children for many years. [...]

Expressing Gratitude

  The holiday season welcomes a time of reflection and gratitude. Expressing thanks goes a long way to show appreciation and nurture relationships. Michelle Obama once said, "We learned about gratitude and humility - that so many people had a hand in our success, from the teachers who inspired us to the janitors [...]

North Beach Center FD2 Science Project–Digestion

  This month, children at our North Beach Site learned about the human body's digestive system.Teacher Shelly Leshin in FD2 did a great job using hands on activities to teach children the process of digesting food and how it gets from your mouth into your stomach and colon.What a wonderful science project! [...]

Kai Ming Professional Development

On January 30th, Site Managers of Kai Ming six centers and five members from the management team attended a workshop on nature schools. This workshop was held in Vallejo starting at Dan Foley Cultural Center and then moving to McIntyre Ranch also in Vallejo for a hands on afternoon session out in a natural space. [...]

Library Resources

  Our local public library is a wonderful community program that provides access to free events and resources for children and families to promote literacy and language. We visit the Public Library each month for the Children’s Film Program, and Preschool Storytime. We encourage and welcome parents to join us to the library, and if [...]