Monthly Archives: February 2012

Happy Birthday Cecilia & Jed

This week we celebrated two birthdays here at the daycare. For their special day, each of them got to decorate their own Birthday Crown to take home and everyone helped to decorate yummy cupcakes. We sang “Happy Birthday”, danced to … Continue reading

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The “U” in Music is You!

Music plays a big part in our daycare everyday. During our circle time, we sing songs about the calendar, the weather and all types of kiddie songs. We also play music where the kids can dance along and/or play a … Continue reading

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Building a snowman

Finally we got some snow to build a snowman this year. It hasn’t even felt like winter here in Canada. All the kids were excited to get started after we red this story. Then we got all dressed up and … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Today we celebrated Valentine’s Day with a party for all the kids. They came dressed in either red, pink and/or white and brought Valentines to exchange with all their friends here. We had pink smoothies for our morning snack and … Continue reading

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That’s Mine!

What a great article from Today’s Parent about how to teach your child to share. We work on sharing everyday by learning to take turns throughout the day with lots of positive praise. I still here the “mine” word during … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Pocket

Valentine’s Day is next week so we made pockets to hold all our Valentines we will be receiving. I had the kids paint 2 paper plates using a choice of 3 colours (pink, purple and blue) so the boys didn’t … Continue reading

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At the park in February

What a beautiful morning to take the kids to the park. It was sunny and the temperature was above zero which is not a typical February day here in Canada. I buckled the little ones in the wagon while the … Continue reading

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