Westmount Park: Gotta Beat the Heat

Westmount Park B.A.S.E. Daycare did our best to beat the heat yesterday, May 30, 2018, by finding shade and playing some fun games.   A simple game of water relay turned into an hour of fun teamwork and splashing, and four hula hoops turned into a friendly competition of who can throw further and get the…

Daycare Week at B.A.S.E.

EMSB B.A.S.E. Daycares celebrated in style from May 14 to 18, 2018 during the week to “recognize the importance of the complementary role of school daycares in the school team!” Food was a highlight for all, from food trucks, to cotton candy, to Food Revolution themed events! There were also plenty of obstacle courses and…

Dante: Daycare Week Celebrations!

It’s a wrap for Dante Daycare students ending Daycare Week with a bang as Daycare Technician Ms. Angie treats the children to a fun-filled day at Funtropolis! Our week began with a pizza truck supplying us with unlimited, fresh-baked pizza right in our yard in many different flavours: Pepperoni, cheese, pesto and all dressed! To…

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…

Dante: Walk for Water

Mother Earth was on our side today for our global event, “WE Walk for Water!” gracing us with perfect weather. We walked 2 kilometres with our filled backpacks, mimicking the weight of carrying heavy tubs of the water, in solidarity for girls and women who have to do this several times per day to get…

Elizabeth Ballantyne: Hip Hop Show

On Friday, April 6, 2018, Elizabeth Ballantyne B.A.S.E daycare put on a hip hop show featuring Kindergarten to Grade 3 students in the gym. A great big thank you to our talented emcee Luciano for doing such a great job! Parents came to the after school show and really enjoyed the four performances. They were…

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…

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…