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St. Monica: Marvellous Magicians

Grade 1 students at St. Monica ended session two activities with an “Alakazam!” on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.  Ms. Jodi taught the students ten tricks during the winter months, which they practiced over and over again. For their final class, they donned their … Continue reading

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Carlyle International: Snow Globe Art

On January 23, 2018, the students of Carlyle B.A.S.E. Daycare awoke to interesting news:  a winter storm had cancelled school! It was a snow day! What a wonderful opportunity to capture Canada’s weather in a work of art. We thought … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Green Club: Edible Art

Have you ever used cut up fruits and vegetables to create art? Well Ms. Shannon’s Green Club students did just that this past January and designed some delectable creations! Based on an idea from Salad People by Mollie Katzen, students … Continue reading

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John Caboto Academy: Magician Mayhem Pedagogical Day Fun!

B.A.S.E. pedagogical day activities are magical…but don’t take my word for it…see for yourself!

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Nesbitt: Kuleshov effect

Today in the filmmaking club Ms. Jacky taught us about the Kuleshov effect. This helped us understand the power of editing and how putting images together can create different meanings. Alexis, Grade 5, gave us a blank expression and we filmed … Continue reading

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Cedarcrest: Art-Tastic Fun!

Hania Souleiman, B.A.S.E. Daycare Animator My approach to the Art-tastic class is to introduce students to different artists every week and to plan an art activity inspired by the artist of the week. I choose an artist based on their … Continue reading

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