May 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)

Soft Blocks: language development/expression (infants)

Medical Office: language development/expression (older children)

Bingo Markers: creative expression

Finger Puppets: sensory play

Stepping Stones: physical well-being

Dressing up the Dolls: emotional well-being

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

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

Singing with my Friends at Circle Time: connecting to others

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

Roller Toy with Mirror: language development/expression (infants)

Playing in the Doll House: language development/expression (older children)

Painting with Rollers: creative expression

Bugs in the Grass: sensory play

Building with Lego Blocks: physical well-being

Playing with the Animals at the Farm: emotional well-being

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

Trip to the Fire Hall: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Playing with the Band-Shakers and Tambourines: connecting to others

WEDNESDAY

Playdough Workshop

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

Shape Sorter: language development/expression (infants)

: language development/expression (older children)

Bell Shakers from Box: creative expression

Cornstarch Goop: sensory play

Blue bolster: physical well-being

Playing with Doll House: emotional well-being

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

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

Play Dough Creations: connecting to others

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

Sensory Puzzle Toy: language development/expression (infants)

Making Lunch in the Play Kitchen: language development/expression (older children)

Puppet Time: creative expression

Crayon Art: sensory play

Blue Bolster: physical well-being

Caterpillar Accordion Music: emotional well-being

Taking Pictures with the Camera: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

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

Megaformer Blocks: connecting to others

SATURDAY

Egg Carton: language development/expression (infants)

Wild Animal Safari: language development/expression (older children)

Buses with the Little People: creative expression

Play dough: sensory play

Stepping Stones: physical well-being

Potato Head: emotional well-being

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

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

Dress Up Time with the Costumes: connecting to others