Michelangelo International Celebrates National Child Day 2018

Anna Colella and Sabrina Francischiello, Michelangelo International Daycare Educators This year Michelangelo International Elementary School celebrated National Child Day on November 20th by participating in the Equitas Annual Postcard to Parliament Campaign that gives children an opportunity to share their ideas with the Prime Minister of Canada. The children wrote a message and illustrated the…

Bake for a Cause!

Anna Colella and Sabrina Francischiello, Michelangelo International Daycare Educators On October 15, 2018, Michelangelo International Daycare participated in the Light the Night Walk for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada. Many walked to support friends and family who are battling these horrible diseases, and others walked to remember those who lost their battle. Daycare…

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 program  were treated to a yummy breakfast served by our wonderful B.A.S.E. staff, and our…

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!  

Michelangelo International: Love is in the Air!

This Valentine’s Day, B.A.S.E Daycare students and staff from Michelangelo International chose to spread their love beyond the borders of their school. They did so by making baked goods and raising funds to purchase necessities for the mothers and children of La Maison Bleue. “Valentines is about feeling loved and making someone feel the same…

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 put together their favourite animals, landscape scenes, self portraits and more by using the variety…

Play it Fair! Community Action Projects

For the second year in a row, B.A.S.E. daycare students in the “Supporting Children as Leaders Through Play it Fair!” program identified an issue they would like to work on in their school community and used new leadership skills to complete their Play it Fair! Community Action Projects (CAPS). These projects focused on creating iMovie…

Play it Fair! Celebrations

Approximately 200 B.A.S.E. Daycare students spent the year learning about and then applying their human rights through the “Supporting Children as Leaders Through Play it Fair!“ program. At the end of April, Gerald McShane, Michelangelo International and John Caboto Academy students celebrated all their hard work with their fellow students, families and Play it Fair! Leaders from…

Michelangelo: Soil vs. Dirt

Johanna Donovan, B.A.S.E. Media Advisor Monday, April 10, 2017, B.A.S.E. Daycare Green Club representatives, along with Green Club Animator Van Ferrier, gave a workshop to fellow students on all-things soil. With the better weather finally here, Green Club students are anxious to get into their gardens and focus on making sure their soil is healthy for…