Celebrating Children’s Rights at Bancroft

Play it Fair! was the theme of the November 15 pedagogical day at Bancroft Elementary School. Run by the Daycare Educators, groups of students rotated through different Play it Fair! games and learned about values such as cooperation, inclusion and respect, while also discovering the Rights of the Child. At the end of the day,…

Nesbitt: Fun-Filled Pedagogical Day

Friday, May 10, 2019 was the last school pedagogical day for Nesbitt School Daycare.  The students and staff celebrated by having an amazing day of active and fun-filled activities at the indoor amusement center, Funtropolis, in Laval.  The students and staff spent the day climbing a giant play structure, shooting ball cannons at each other, playing…

General Vanier: Down the Mountain We Go!

Carmela Filippi General Vanier Daycare Educator General Vanier Elementary School daycare technician, Maria Iacono, along with her daycare educators, parent volunteers and students, enjoyed a wonderful sunny pedagogical day at Mont. Avila on Monday, February 18, 2019. At the beginning of the morning, a few kindergarten students who had never been tubing were extremely frightened…

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…

Sinclair Laird: Learn & Play Day

During a “Learn & Play” pedagogical day on March 23, 2018, students at Sinclair Laird had the opportunity to create their own t-shirts by using paint and their imagination. Prior to the t-shirt making, students first sketched what they wanted to create, then painted their sketches onto their t-shirts. The children were very proud of…

Nesbitt: Rock Climbing Fun

The morning of March 2, 2018 was full of excitement as the children from Pre-K to Grade 6 were strapped into their harnesses at Horizon Roc.  Younger students got to climb first–up a few steps, then down they came! When the Grade 3 students began climbing, they worked on going as high as possible. The first…

St. Dorothy: POUNDing Away a Ped Day

On the Friday March 2, 2018 pedagogical day at St. Dorothy Daycare, Enfant et Compagnie, came to do a POUND workout with the children in the morning. It was the first time our daycare tried this activity and the children loved it. Not only did they get a great workout but they had a blast.   POUND is a cardio jam session inspired…

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…