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 Before and After School Enriched Daycare programs, from creative arts, physical activities and media making, to environmental projects and more!

Dante: Daycare Week Celebrations!

It’s a wrap for Dante Daycare students ending Daycare Week with a bang as Daycare Technician Ms. Angie treats the children to a fun-filled day at Funtropolis! Our week began with a pizza truck supplying us with unlimited, fresh-baked pizza … Continue reading

Posted in Daycare Week | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Michelangelo: Mother’s Day Breakfast

What better way to celebrate Mother’s Day then with a lovely breakfast between mother and child? Well, that’s exactly what Daycare Staff did here at Michelangelo International. On Friday, May 11, all mothers, fathers and children in the B.A.S.E. Daycare … Continue reading

Posted in Extracurricular Activities | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer Garden Sign Up! — Green Club Montreal

Looking for a fun, outdoor activity this summer? Look no further! You can help out at your school’s garden by signing up today! Adopt your schoolyard garden this summer and spend some time helping your school’s green space thrive! The … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental Consciousness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Our Lady of Pompei: Living the Sport Life

Monday, March 19 was a pedagogical day and our daycare hosted the company SportLife, “a team sports program that allows young athletes to simulate the career of pro athletes!” “It was so much fun!” said Andrew. “I liked speaking on the microphone. … Continue reading

Posted in Physical Activities | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dante: Warning – Daycare Week Approaching!

It’s beginning to look a lot like daycare week! Daycare week is quickly approaching and the kids are gearing up for another fun filled week! They’re already asking what are we going to do this year? Every year we seem … Continue reading

Posted in Daycare Week | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parkdale: Puppet Fun!

Children at Parkdale created Styrofoam cup animal puppets this morning. They used markers to draw their animals into existence and Ms. Jodi added various animal anatomy using pipe cleaners upon request: “I made a bat. He needs wings!” “My owl … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Arts | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Dante: Walk for Water

Mother Earth was on our side today for our global event, “WE Walk for Water!” gracing us with perfect weather. We walked 2 kilometres with our filled backpacks, mimicking the weight of carrying heavy tubs of the water, in solidarity … Continue reading

Posted in Extracurricular Activities | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment