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Monthly Archives: April 2020

LITERACY RESOURCES

Are you ready for another Thursday full of literacy fun? Motion Light Lab is offering FREE access to their ASL (American Sign Language) Literacy activities, ideas, and videos to help support your child’s at-home learning. Visit their YouTube channel for ASL story times! Join Oliver Jeffers daily for Stay At Home Story Time as he […]

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RAMPING UP FOR MATH!

How many baskets can you score? Build an indoor ramp and put your counting skills to the test as you shoot for the top of the leader-board! Materials Cardboard box(es) Scissors Packing Tape Broomstick Basket(s) Ball(s) Directions: Using scissors, cut along all the seams of your box so that it is open Time to design […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM!

(Source: jpl.nasa.gov) Get ready for another Tuesday full of STEAM as we jump into outer space! Explore space missions with NASA’s Teachable Moments and inspire your kiddos to be space explorers of the future. Check out their science-based activities and immerse yourselves in a day of making straw rockets, volcanos, moon craters, and more! Stellarium […]

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MINI MONDAY

For The Birds Cheep cheep! Can you hear the birds outside? Get artsy as you create your own avian fun indoors, and help your colourful, feathered friends grow big and strong! Materials Coloured Paper Scotch Tape Painters Tape Glue Markers/Pencil Crayons Scissors Bowls Aluminium Foil Cotton Balls Directions: Decide together with your little one how […]

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SUNDAY FUNDAY: SOME JUST-FOR-FUN CONTENT TO MAKE YOU SMILE

(Source: kidfoodnation.ytv.com)   Here is another weekly round-up of a few things that we enjoyed and we hope you enjoy them too! Check out this Canadian Paralympic Team Activity Booklet that is complete with descriptions about the Paralympic sports, fun trivia questions, and colouring pages! The Saturday Morning Cereal Bowl is a weekly, two-hour music […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING WITH THE MANITOBA GOVERNMENT

The Manitoba Government is providing resources in English, French, and French Immersion to help families continue their child’s education during these times of at-home learning. Check out their guides and resources for helping your child learn at home. Are you looking for online educational materials to keep your little ones occupied and learning? Check out […]

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FEATURE FRIDAY: VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS FOR KIDS

Field Trips don’t need to come to an end just because everything is closed! We put together a list of a few of our favourite virtual field trip resources so you can tour museums, zoos, and parks all from home. If you haven’t visited Canadian Museum for Human Rights, now is your chance. Enjoy the […]

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READING RESOURCES

Get ready for your weekly does of at-home literacy resources! ReadingIQ has over 7,000 books in their online library for all reading levels. Books are specifically chosen for kids under 12 and with many popular titles and characters your little ones will be excited to get reading. You receive unlimited access to a growing collection […]

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FRUIT BOWLING GAME

Whether in your home or out in your back yard, this fruit-themed bowling game is sure to bring a splash of colour and a smile to your day! (Source: gluedtomycraftsblog.com)   Materials Paper towel tubes or cups Construction Paper Tape Markers Scissors Ball Directions: Cut your paper towel tubes into smaller pieces. We recommend cutting […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM WITH NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC!

Here’s our list of this week’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) resources selected for helping you balance fun and learning while at home!   National Geographic Kids has a website jam-packed with all sorts of goodies to keep your little ones engaged for hours on end. Check out their Science Lab for experiments that […]

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