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. It was like being at a real game. They made us feel like real professional…

Nesbitt: Cabane a Sucre

Friday, March 23, 2018 was a school pedagogical day, and Nesbitt Daycare took the opportunity to visit the Chalet des Erables in Sainte Anne des Plaines, for yet another year of sugar shacking. As our bus pulled up to the premises on that beautiful spring morning, the excited cries of our students were met by the welcoming and friendly staff…

Michelangelo International: Easter Fun

On Thursday, March 29, 2018, students of Michelangelo International’s B.A.S.E. daycare created funky Easter bonnets, which their daycare educators wore throughout the day! The children also participated in an egg hunt and were rewarded with chocolates and yummy Easter cookies. Hope everyone had a wonderful time with their families on this holiday weekend without any…

Westmount Park: Getting Messy

Slime is always a big hit when it comes to science class and experiments, so for our Monday science class the students voted that we make slime! Three simple ingredients turned into hours of fun. We mixed together some glue, shaving cream and contact solution to get some fluffy slime. When asked if making the slime…

Michelangelo: Frosty Returns

Many might agree that it’s time for winter to be gone, but the children here at Michelangelo had a great time in the snow one day in March. They displayed team building skills by bringing our friend Frosty back to life for one last visit…hopefully!  

Cedarcrest Goes Green

Chasing away the winter blues is easy with a little green! Cedarcrest B.A.S.E. Daycare loved being Irish for the day and painting their day green on Friday March 16, 2018 to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Kindergarteners were spotted stepping out in style with their leprechaun hats and “Froot Loops” necklaces. While other groups were busy…

Gerald McShane: Artists in the Making!

Paints and paintbrushes were ready to go on Gerald McShane’s pedagogical day, Friday, February 16, 2018. B.A.S.E. Daycare students, all geared up in their smocks, were excited to become Pablo Picasso’s for the day and get the chance to express their feelings by creating their very own masterpieces to take home. Each student received their own…

St. Dorothy: Science Week Fun

Science week was a great hit with the pre-k children at St. Dorothy School.  From January 29 to February 2, 2018,  we did two different experiments daily. From exploding volcanos to jelly bean rainbows the students became my curious scientists.  Some quotes from the children when asked what they loved about science were:  “I love the mess explosions make!”  “Science makes you smart.” …

Our Lady of Pompei: Winter Carnival

Cold Days, Warm Hearts When there’s a deep freeze, give me some games please! Children love winter, especially when they can have fun with their friends. Our Lady of Pompei Daycare celebrated Winter Carnival with fun games and activities all day long during a recent pedagogical day. The children loved the Skating Relay Race, Winter…