Category Archives: Circle Time

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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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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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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Happy Birthday Elmo!

Today we celebrated Elmo’s birthday. In the morning we started creating our Elmo face masks by painting paper plates red. We read some Elmo stories and flipped through some Elmo books. We watched an Elmo movie about Faces before lunch. … Continue reading

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Counting Snowmen

I like to make things for the kids to learn with but sometimes it’s just easier to buy things when they are already put together to save me time. I bought this counting snowman package at ASCY (daycare lending library). … Continue reading

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All about Apples

Today it was all about apples. We read stories about apple picking, the kids painted an apple tree using their thumbs for leaves and apples, we watched a Max and Ruby show about apples and we even made applesauce from … Continue reading

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