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!  

Our Lady of Pompei: Sparking Creativity and Imagination with Old Holiday Traditions and Creating New Holiday Traditions

Pia Falconi Di Bacco, Our Lady of Pompei Daycare Educator This December, students had the opportunity to revive our old holiday tradition of making handmade garlands. They also made holiday cards and “Hollyday” Centerpieces. The centerpieces were made with traditional holiday holly flowers: the children first painted Styrofoam red and then glued it onto a red dish. Children created their…

Bancroft: Build Your Own Board Game

Stefanie Erskine, B.A.S.E. Animator This fall at Bancroft Elementary School, students in the B.A.S.E. Daycare program were busy inventing, designing and building their very own unique board game. From start to finish, Grade 4, 5 and 6 students worked together to create their own game from scratch. It took 10 weeks to complete their Halloween…

Gerald McShane: Build Your Own Board Game

To kick off the year, students at Gerald McShane elementary school were treated to a “Build Your Own Board Game” themed Ped Day activity on Friday, October 9, 2015. With the guidance of Ms. Jodi and Mr. Ryan, everyone worked well together. First, the whole group decided the rules for their safety and came up with instructions…