Category Archives: Crafts

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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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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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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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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Happy Groundhog Day!

Today we celebrated Groundhog Day. We discussed how the Groundhog comes out of his hibernation to predict if we will have an early spring or 6 more weeks of winter depending on if he sees his shadow or not. I … Continue reading

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Handprint mittens

The kids had fun getting their hands full of blue paint and making handprints for this activity. Sorry to the parents that took home their kids with blue hands LOL!

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