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What Are Small Steps Students Learning This Fall?

November 2, 2015

The Purple Flower classroom at the DePelchin campus has been learning about the parts of the body. The students have focused on their hands and how they can and cannot use them. During art centers, the students traced their hands and learned about different surfaces: soft, hard, smooth, bumpy, and rough. In studying the body, […]

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DePelchin Has A New Playground

Thanks to the generosity of First Presbyterian Houston, the DePelchin playground has been transformed with new, creative play spaces. Artificial turf now covers the hill where grass did not grow well.  The shaded corner with rocks and an old basketball goal has become a dry creek bed with a footbridge and crawl-through tunnel. Thank you, […]

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Splash Day with BMO Capital Markets

July 30, 2015

Small Steps students beat the heat this summer with a splash and field day hosted by BMO Capital Markets. The kids had a blast playing pop-corn with a parachute, competing in a relay race, going down the water slide, driving through the car wash, and splashing around in the pool. They finished off the summer […]

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Spiked by the Scoop 7.23.15- Benefiting Small Steps!

July 17, 2015

Join the Small Steps YP Group for an ice-cream “cook-off”! Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. Click here to purchase your tickets now! 

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6th Annual Wine Classic a Success!

June 12, 2015

Excerpt taken from Culture Map Houston’s article on Small Step’s 6th Annual Wine Classic: Since its founding two decades ago, Small Steps Nurturing Center has captured the attention of the city’s energy industry elite with members continually supporting the non-profit’s annual golf tournament and the annual wine classic dinner. Small Steps board president is Justin […]

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Happy Easter!

April 2, 2015

Small Steps celebrated Easter with events both festive and faithful.  On Saturday, March 28, over 300 friends, including students, siblings, parents, and volunteers, participated in the annual Easter egg hunt.  After the traditional egg hunt, children enjoyed face-painting, cookies, a bounce house, and – last but not least – a photo op with the Easter […]

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