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Tag: flexible preschool
Learning about jobs and occupations!
I have been teaching about jobs and occupations, and lots of fun so far! One day, we became a hairdresser! The hair model was Mrs. Potato head. She ordered haircut [ … ]
How do Big Kids Grow?
“In order to help, they need to care. In order to care, they need to know.” – Somebody, Somewhere Though I don’t remember exactly where I saw it, who said [ … ]
What is your future dream?
Wednesday Big Kids Club is about Jobs and Occupations! When I was a kid, my future dreams were a daycare teacher because I loved my preschool teachers, a trainer of [ … ]
BKC Rainbow Spring 2019 Fieldtrips
Checklist Toques, Gloves, and Scarves: It’s always a good idea to keep these items in our back pack just in case it gets too cold outside to expose our bare fingers, [ … ]
Egypt BKC currently in Vancouver!
Talking about Egypt and deserts in the winter is a sweet way to bring back a little bit of warmth every week and this topic brought up a lot of [ … ]
Healthy Storytime 2019
Hello from Japan! Yes, I was visiting my parents in Japan by January 14th. I enjoyed eating Sushi, Matcha tea, and Japanese sweets…Umm, Yummy! Today, I’m here for introducing my [ … ]
Civilizations: Egypt and Big Kids!
Happy 2019 to everyone! Rivers are incredibly powerful! They unite the continents to the oceans, help us to travel and trade, provide us food and water, hydrate and nourish the environment… [ … ]
Healthy Japanese Storytime on Wednesday
This winter season, I am going to introduce you Japanese Stories with Healthy tips. For example, there a Japanese traditional story which is about a superhero who is saving [ … ]
Civilizations! Mars’ and Mercury’s Day BKC!
“Good that you ask — you should always ask, always have doubts.” ― Hermann Hesse, Demian. When I’m planning my Big Kids Club I ask myself some questions… – [ … ]
Art Nouveau and Cubism for Preschoolers!
Meeting the Architect Antoni Gaudí is an architect, designer and the best known representative of Catalan Modernism, also known as Art Nouveau. All of his work is based on nature’s [ … ]
Surrealism for Preschoolers! Twice a week!
Anytime and at any age it is possible to talk about Surrealism. Anything that goes far beyond reality seems to already be close to our children and can be a [ … ]
Indigenous Animals: Exploring Northwest Coast Aboriginal Culture
Throughout the season we will examine Indigenous animals and their significance in… Telling stories, traditions and values. What will we learn? In this class, we will learn: Totem [ … ]
F for Fridays, and F for Friends of the Ocean
At Ocean Motion, we always try to tackle the big questions like … “Why do otters float?” “How can belugas see with their voice?” “How big is a whale?” and [ … ]
Nature Adventure on Wednesday!
Hi, it’s Ayumi. Summer is here and our adventures of the fieldtrips are a lot of fun so far! Adventures are not only going to elsewhere special. I believe that the [ … ]
Let’s Go on “Nature Adventure” on Wednesdays!
For Summer Time Rhyme, teacher Ayumi is going to be in charge of Wednesday’s Big Kids Club: “Nature Adventure.” The middle of the week, I will take kids go on an [ … ]
Do Gardens Really Grow at Daycare?
…. and the answer is that it depends. If you’ve been attending our centre in Broadway, you’d notice that we have an indoor planter filled with ever-changing greens. This spring [ … ]
Yummy yummy Japanese treats!
Trying new tastes are not easy for kids and even adults as well. However, I’m sure that it is fun to explore something new! Last month, we made Matcha mochi [ … ]
BKC Spring Has Sprung 2018
The days are getting warmer and longer; gardeners prepare to sow, leaves and flowers start to blossom along bare branches. From the warmth of the sun, and the downpour of [ … ]