Author Archives: Daycare Matters

About Daycare Matters

With this blog, daycare staff, students and parents will get to see and share the wonderful things that go on in the EMSB daycares, from beading, dance and animation to film making, songwriting and green projects!

Touching B.A.S.E. Newspaper Spring 2017

Hot off the presses! The Touching B.A.S.E. on Daycare Matters Spring 2017 edition of the newspaper is ready! Find out how B.A.S.E. Daycare students have been moving, creating, cooking and learning all in 12 pages of beautiful colour! **Please note, to play … Continue reading

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Comic Books Come to Life

SWOOSH! WHIRR! POOF! BAM! Marvel Comics better watch out for these future comic creators! Check out the full story behind these wonderful comics in the Touching B.A.S.E. on Daycare Matters Spring 2017 newspaper. In the meantime, enjoy reading Adventures in … Continue reading

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Food Revolution: Appetizer

Here’s a little appetizer to our Food Revolution Day Celebration video spread!

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Dante: The Art of Sewing

Sewing is another form of art, and an invaluable skill. This is one of the many things the Grade 2 students learn in daycare. The look of astonishment in educator Ms. Franca’s Grade 2 daycare students was something to behold … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Pompei: High Tea

Adam Rahmani, Grade 6 student Ms. Rosa’s Grade 6 students had the privilege of attending a traditional English tea party during our after school daycare program. We were served traditional English Tea, complete with scones, crumpets, pastries and jam; and what’s … Continue reading

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Cedarcrest: Learning Screen Smarts

B.A.S.E. Daycare students at Cedarcrest learning about screen smarts put together their own Public Service Announcements (PSAs) for fellow students. After figuring out how much time they spend in front of screens and learning about the effect screens can have on … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Pompei: Earth Day

The Grade 3 and 4 Daycare students celebrated Earth Day by creating beautiful works of art using pencil shavings, said Ms. Rosa Lemme, Daycare Educator. The students got busy sharpening their coloured pencils until they accumulated a pile of different coloured … Continue reading

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