Collaboration at its Finest

Toddlers engaging in collaborative art using wax crayons and pastels

Reading

Sharing stories in the toddler room with our ECE student Jeff

Blocks

Blocks. What do blocks do for children? Why are they found in schools and early learning environments everywhere? Blocks have a natural versatility that allow children to be creative and open ended in… Continue reading

“Winter Walk”

The toddlers took advantage of the warm weather and went for a beautiful walk on the trail.

Movie Day

The kindergarten students busy preparing snacks for their trip to the movies. They will be paying for their own ticket using cash to help support their understanding of money and it’s value.

Subtle observations we often fail to notice

While walking with the toddlers yesterday morning we came across many beautiful aspects in our neighbouring nature trail. As we journeyed on we saw birds, animal habitats and signs of ice and snow.… Continue reading

Preschool Class

Scaffolding Joan Miro’s artwork. One on one, we discuss and focus on the details of his work such as the shapes, colours, different lines and the positioning of his painting.

Save the Dates!

Tuesday January 24, 2012- 7:00-8:00 pm Acorn School welcomes Jennifer Kolari MSW, RSW Parent and Child Therapist Registration is required. No Fee for Acorn School Parents All other Guests $5.00/person. Jennifer has been… Continue reading

Painting for the first time

“A” has recently joined our classroom… Here he is seen painting with water colours for the first time 🙂

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New relationships are always forming at Acorn School!