Month: September 2022

  • Playing is Learning….September 26-30,2022

    We have been experimenting with making our own pulley system. We tried to use the water tower, unfortunately it was too light to hold our contraption together. One friend had an idea of the fence, which seemed to work better. We used a stool to stand on and put items into our buckets. Which one…

  • Getting to Know Each Other…Sept. 12-16, 2022

    This preschool group loves building using a variety of items. It supports this sense of expression and engagement. Peers enjoy role playing in the kitchen and imitating adult roles… Role play with ‘benny’ our cardboard friend ignites the children’s imagination. We welcomed a new fish this week. Peers decided to name it ‘Chompy’. They like…

  • This week’s discoveries – Sept 26 – Sept 29

          This week the preschoolers experimented with building new structures. They worked together to build a Lego house, considering what elements they needed to add. They decided they needed to have windows, a roof, and a chimney on their house.  The preschoolers thought about what else they could build and decided to build…

  • Our week at the glance September 19-23,2022

    It was all about the ball this week, we explore with them many different ways. We made a ramp and trying to catch them with our hands. We also try to see how high we can throw the balls.     Teamwork is what we are doing by riding the big red bikes. Its great…

  • A Week of Discovery – September 19-23, 2022

    A few of the preschoolers have been taking turns using the stools and rope in the gazebo to swing from, seeing long they can swing for. Using both a baseball bat and hockey sticks, the preschoolers took turns knocking a tiny bouncy ball off the baseball podium. Lately the preschoolers have been using out connecting…

  • The Highlights! Sept. 19-23,2022

    Some peers can write their names, while others are interested in letter tracing. Cutting with scissors has been popular too and the children are so proud of their accomplishments! They have enjoyed roe playing doctor and patient; turn taking roles and responsibilities and even incorporating literacy into by reading bedtime stories to peers.. Dressing up…

  • It’s A Toddler World…

    SLIME! We know the toddlers love play dough, we thought we would introduce slime as a new texture! The children loved it! When asked “what does it feel like?” some responses were “yucky.” “Play dough” and “sticky” It was a great new sensory experience we visited a few times this week. They especially like to…

  • A Week in Review – September 12-16, 2022

    The preschoolers have been practicing their painting skills, experimenting with different colours and strokes. The preschoolers explored water play in their own bins, using squeeze bottles to trying to squirt holes into the soap suds. The play dough has been a great source for preschoolers to create food with such as fish, cookies, and pasta.…

  • Our Brand New Week – September 6-9, 2022

    The preschoolers have been using the sand inside to fill and dump with containers and construction vehicles. A few of them have been making sand castles using the containers as well. We investigated the magnets this week to see where we can stick them and what we can do with them. A few of the…

  • Highlights of the week September 5-9, 2022

    This week, we turned our tent into a ball pit outside, we had fun going inside and throwing the balls back inside the tent. We even turned the sensory bin into a balls pit too with using different ramps and tool to collect the balls.     We build some ball maze and watching the…