August 14-18

We learn through play in the drop-in. The materials listed below will be set out in play areas inside the drop-in room. Children and their parents/caregivers are welcome to choose other materials from the shelves. There are activities in the backyard, too!

MONDAY (SNACK AT 10:30, SONG/STORY CIRCLE IN THE DROP-IN AT 10:50)

Hard books: language development/expression (infants)

Circle time: language development/expression (older children)

Painting: creative expression

Art activity with glue: sensory play

Medical kit: physical well-being

Dolls: emotional well-being

Numbered balls: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Train set: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Reading with Ellie or Nina: connecting to others

TUESDAY (SNACK AT 4:00, SONG/STORY CIRCLE IN THE DROP-IN AT 4:20)

Story time: language development/expression (infants)

Singing at Circle: language development/expression (older children)

Dress-up: creative expression

Play-dough: sensory play

Tunnel: physical well-being

Blue scarf: emotional well-being

Bear matching game: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Magformers: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Train set: connecting to others

WEDNESDAY

Join us on our Outing to Allan Gardens - sign-up in the Centre or meet us there! 

THURSDAY (SNACK AT 10:30, SONG/STORY CIRCLE AT THE DROP-IN AT 10:50)

Circle time: language development/expression (infants)

ABC puzzle: language development/expression (older children)

Art table: creative expression

Sandbox: sensory play

Numbered balls: physical well-being

Emotions poster: emotional well-being

Bear puzzle: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Links: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Dollhouse: connecting to others

FRIDAY (SNACK AT 10:30, SONG/STORY AT 10:50)

Puppets: language development/expression (infants)

Puzzles: language development/expression (older children)

Art: creative expression

Play-dough: sensory play

Dress-up: physical well-being

Kitchen play: emotional well-being

Links: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Connecting plus-plus signs: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Circle time: connecting to others

SATURDAY

Saturday drop-in resumes on September 9. For a list of programs that are open while we are closed, scroll down.