Category Archives: Activities

Having fun with The Very Hungry Caterpillar

One of our favourite stories is The Very Hungry Caterpillar. It was one of the very first stories I read to my son when he was a baby. What a great springtime theme. We made our very own caterpillars and … Continue reading

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day so we celebrated this day at our daycare today because it’s Friday. We made all things “green” throughout the week. We colored and glued tissue paper on foam shamrocks, we glued shamrocks, green pasta and … Continue reading

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Homemade Playdough

Making Playdough is a regular activity here at Cutie Pie Daycare. I never buy the stuff in the store because it’s better to have the kids make it. It’s fun for them, they can pick the colours they want and … 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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