August 8 - 10

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!

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

Letter Caterpillar: language development/expression (infants)

Bear Puzzle: language development/expression (older children)

Cotton ball Painting: creative expression

Play dough: sensory play

Cars in the backyard: physical well-being

Pretend play with Tool Set : emotional well-being

Bead Maze :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)

Doll House Set Up: connecting to others

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

Alphabet books: language devlopment/expression (infants)

Alphabet blocks: language development/expression (older children)

Chalk on black paper: creative expression

Musical Instuments: sensory play

Build with cardboard blocks: physical well being

Dress up clothes: emotional well-being

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

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

Reading books together: connecting to others

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

Colour Boxes: language development/expression (infants)

Mr. Potato Head: language development/expression (older children)

Glue and Feathers: creative expression

Find Toys with Binoculars: sensory play

Bean Bag Toss: physical well-being

Pretend Play Doctor Toys: emotional well-being

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

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

Farm with Various Animals: connecting to others