Month: December 2019

  • Senior Discoveries of the Week – Dec. 13-18, 2019

    The seniors have been very busy this week, exploring interests of new and old. We noticed a lot of amazing discoveries they made and would like to share them! We have been encouraging the seniors to create 3D sculptures using our Plasticine, utilizing the tools we have.  In an ongoing exploration of plan making the…

  • Our Discoveries….Dec 13 – 17, 2019

    This week in our room, we introduced our toddler to real pasta in the dramatic centre. Toddlers explored by scooping and mixing them into bowls and pots. They found it challenging to keep the noodles on the spoons, but with problem solving and taking there time the toddlers did it!   After they were done cooking…

  • Take a look at what we discovered and explored! December 9-12, 2019

    Playing together, sharing the garage and taking turns sliding the cars down the ramps and through the car wash and gas station. Exploring the light table and discovering that I can change the colours i see y putting them on my eyes! Exploring the water tubes with colour and water bottles. Watching with excitement as…

  • A Snapshot of the Week… Dec. 11, 2019

      The children explored different mediums to paint with both at the table and the easel. Self regulation, working together, and precision are demonstrated  through these activities. The children’s imagination’s are endless in the dramatic play centre. They build relationships with peers and practice self help skills through these experiences.   Team work and meaningful play…

  • A week in the life of the Junior’s!! November 29, 2019

    We are showing great determination and perseverance in the activities we do.   Some friends are learning to bead and show great excitement when they achieve getting a bead on. “I did it”   Working together to achieve the same goals. Sharing pieces and helping each other find the right spot to put the pieces,…

  • PLAYING IS LEARNING!!! December 2-6, 2019

     Here is a look at some of the things we did this week…. Bubble wrap fun! Juniors enjoyed popping the bubbles in many different ways. Jumping up and down, using our fingers, and driving cars on it!    Exploring the outdoor and testing our bodies abilities through large motor activities     Christmas fun!!!     Taking…

  • This Week’s Discoveries! Dec. 4, 2019

    The children continue to develop their fine motor skills this week. Older children are drawing simple faces and seem to know the component a face has; eyes and mouth. We offered glue in a squeeze bottle to promote precision and engagement. The children were so focused when using this material. The eye hand co ordination aspect is…