Tag Archives: St. Monica

St. Monica: Garden Life

Nestled in the middle of NDG, the St. Monica B.A.S.E. Daycare community garden is full of life—from bursting blueberries to busy bees! If you’d like to help out in the garden, try your hand at weeding, watering and planting (and … Continue reading

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Summer Garden Fun!

B.A.S.E. Daycare communities are still enjoying their gardens during the summer holidays. Parents and students are helping with garden maintenance, watering, weeding, planting and even harvesting fruits and veggies to throw into, say, a delicious salad! If you would like … Continue reading

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St. Monica: Green Club Seedlings

The B.A.S.E. Daycare garden at St. Monica Elementary has played an active role in the school and community for the last 5 years. Green Club students over the years have had the wonderful opportunity to spend many hours outdoors in their garden … Continue reading

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St. Monica: Making Initials out of Fruit!

Noriko Baba, B.A.S.E. Cooking Class Animator  At St. Monica, students learned how to cut fruit and explored various kinds of fruit to experience different textures, colours and smells. In order to get to know each other in the cooking class, … Continue reading

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St. Monica and General Vanier B.A.S.E. Daycares: Budding Scientists Keep Calm and Experiment On!

Jodi Schwartz, B.A.S.E. Curriculum Advisor With the help of Ms. Jodi, every week B.A.S.E. Daycare students at St. Monica Elementary and General Vanier Elementary become scientists. On Monday afternoon, Ms. Vera’s Pre-K class at St. Monica created fireworks in a … Continue reading

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St. Monica: Harvesting Happiness

On Wednesday, October 7, 2015, students from the St. Monica Green Club hosted a fabulous Harvest Party in the Schoolyard Garden. The goal was to celebrate a full season of harvesting, and to attract community members, parents and fellow students … Continue reading

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