Hot Off the Presses!

Finally! It’s here! The one and only issue of Touching BASE on Daycare Matters newspaper for 2018-2019! We stuffed as much amazing news from B.A.S.E. Daycares as we could into one issue, from the amazing green-themed Daycare Conference in August, to a little insight into our new and fearless leader, all the way to summer…

Our Lady of Pompei: Avatars

Students in Ms. Silvia’s class at Our Lady of Pompei Elementary created avatars for #MediaLiteracyWeek using the MediaSmarts Avatar Maker! Here’s a clip of some of their thoughts and pictures of their avatars from level 1 and 2.

Media Literacy Week: Avatars & Body Image

Just around the corner, from November 6 to 10, is Media Literacy Week across Canada! The theme for this year is “Inclusion in a Connected World: A Place and a Voice for Everyone.” Curious about the “Ideas for Educators” section of the website, I went and explored some of the activities and particularly enjoyed “Avatars…