• White Playdough

    I began my morning making a batch of playdough.  Two StrongStart children arrived early and came to the counter to check out what I was doing.  Before adding my usual choice of food colouring, one […]

  • Sometimes we build intricate freeways….

  • I try to keep my circle time with some basic structure.. we start by singing the “Hickety Tickety Bumble Bee” name song. After that we do a small calendar portion and if the moons are […]

  • Cooking Day

      In the month of October the preschool class made individual pumpkin pies for our monthly “Cooking Day”.  Part of the process of cooking day is that each child has a chance to add and […]

  • Getting A Feel for Things

    Three boys were playing on the circle carpet the other day using the natural blocks I have in the room. I should say I heard giggling coming from across the room one day and went […]

  • Sometimes its not important WHERE you are reading… as long as you’re reading. 🙂

  • A Little Light in the Dark

    During one of our earlier classes in the year, some of the boys found a battery operated tea light (one of many that i keep in the room). I put these out to see how […]

  • You are your child’s first teacher

    Listen to SunFM 98.5 Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings between 7:45 & 8:15 am or afternoons between 2:30 & 3:00 pm for great tips to help families enrich he preschool lives of their children. November’s […]