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Monthly Archives: October 2022

SHOP FEATURE 5

(For the week of October 31, 2022) Check out this week’s Feature 5 – a list of top-selling products from Shop, the Children’s Museum’s gift store! Read More… Dino Magic Fidget Puzzle Price: $4.99 each Move the balls, match the colours, solve the puzzle! This Dinosaur Magic Fidget Puzzle is perfect for fidgeting hands. Measures […]

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HALLOWEEN READING LIST

Tomorrow, we celebrate Halloween Howl, but let’s start the fangtastic family entertainment today with these spooky and fun titles. Leila The Perfect Witch   Drago, Flavia Leila Wayward is a little witch who excels at everything she does. She’s the fastest flier, the most cunning conjuror, and the most superb shape-shifter. She has won trophies […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

This week’s area of focus is ENGINEERING and we’re learning how to make our very own catapult! For this activity, your child will learn about how a catapult is built and by checking various angles they can see if it affects how far something (we used toy bug) will fly! You’ll need: 8 Popsicle sticks […]

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SHOP FEATURE 5

(For the week of October 24, 2022) Check out this week’s Feature 5 – a list of top-selling products from Shop, the Children’s Museum’s gift store! Read More… Sensory Wiggle Caterpillar Price: $6.99 each This Sensory Wiggle Caterpillar is perfect for fidgeting hands! Kids of all ages will enjoy shaking this rainbow-coloured caterpillar back and […]

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MINI MONDAYS READING LIST

It’s time for another Mini Mondays reading list. Listed below are titles tailored to our little VIPS (children under 4 years old). We hope they bring laughter, curiosity and fun while sparking creative learning. Bookscape: We Love Books!   Arrhenius, Ingela P. Discover a world of books and stories and learn first words with this […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

It’s time to create some shadow puppets and make a video with this week’s theme of TECHNOLOGY. With this activity, your child will learn how to create a video and using stop-motion technology. You’ll need: video recording device paper or cardstock skewers flashlight scissors printable puppet template here Print out the shadow puppet template or […]

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SHOP FEATURE 5

(For the week of October 17, 2022) Check out this week’s Feature 5 – a list of top-selling products from Shop, the Children’s Museum’s gift store! Read More… Duck Duck Dance! Game Price: $30.99 Get moving and grooving with this fun dancing game for toddlers! Duck Duck Dance! is simple and sweet, with 4 large […]

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THANKSGIVING READING LIST

We’re closing out Thanksgiving week with some fun book recommendations. There’s so much to be thankful for but some of the characters in these stories have lots to get done before they start giving thanks. Whether baking pies, making sure to remember everyone to thank and honouring family traditions. Let’s dive in to see how […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

This week’s area of focus is SCIENCE, and in the spirit of spooky season, we’re making a witches’ potion! In this experiment, your child will learn about density, why some substances do not mix, and they’ll enjoy a chemical reaction right before their eyes! You’ll need: Alka seltzer tablets Oil A glass jar Water Food […]

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SHOP FEATURE 5

(For the week of October 10, 2022) Check out this week’s Feature 5 – a list of top-selling products from Shop, the Children’s Museum’s gift store! Read More… Dino Robot Hand Price: $7.99 each Measuring approximately 14” long, this Dino Robot Hand is made of durable plastic – simply pull the handle and watch as […]

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