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Grateful Early Start Hearts

We have excitedly been looking forward to Thanksgiving all week long. The children had so much fun creating their own turkey hats, which they proudly wore home on Thursday. We sang turkey songs and enjoyed learning about what it means to be thankful. The children all pitched in to help make apple sauce too. They…

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Welcome to Early Start Annette

Hello Everyone! My name is Annette and I am thrilled to join the Early Start team this year. I am a graduate of the Early Childhood Education degree program at Ryerson University. I have over 25 years of experience working with young children and have taught both Junior and Senior Kindergarten in a private school…

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Mystic Drumz for Early Start

Look at these faces! Early Start loved Mystic Drumz! Thank you to the CGS PA for providing this fun, interactive activity for our littlest ones while the bigger kids were at Tree Top Trekking. Dave from Mystic Drumz was amazing – he had the children engaged and laughing the entire time. Check out the story the children…

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Early Start Makes Butter

This week the Early Start class made butter as part of our farm project. The children learned all about cows and what they produce for us. We learned how to make butter from cream! This took lots of muscle power from the whole class. After the full-day children made scones, we decided to enjoy the…

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Bunny Sighting in Early Start & JK!

Well, there are no words for the excitement in the school today when the Easter Bunny was spotted. The children couldn’t believe it. Thank you to the Easter Bunny for making CGS one of her stops along the way today! Have a wonderful long weekend everybody.

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Emily Ballerina Visits Early Start

There has been a buzz about careers in Early Start! We have been preparing the children for ‘Dress for Success Day’, coming up on April 28th. We would like to extend an invite to all of our Early Start parents who would like to come in and share their careers with the class. On Tuesday, we…

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Marie Visits Early Start

Our full day Early Start students enjoyed a visit from Marie this week. They were so eager to show Marie how well our garden is growing, in return, Marie shared a new library book called ‘ If You Plant a Seed’ by Kadir Nelson. The fun continued with the children sharing their wonderful spring &…

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Planting in Early Start

Spring is coming and there are signs of it in the Early Start classroom. This week the full day Early Start children explored what it would be like to be a farmer. As part of our science curriculum, we are starting to learn about life on the farm. The children listened to a story and…

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Early Start Discovers Stranger in the Woods

Term 2 is in full swing in Early Start and we’ve been doing such a great job, welcoming some new friends, getting back into routine, practicing our manners and learning new things. We’ve been discovering all things winter and have enjoyed a special focus on Winter Animals and the book Stranger in the Woods by Carl…

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Early Start Holiday Workshop

Our very first Early Start Holiday Workshop was a wonderful success! It was so delightful to watch the children enjoy our festive crafts and centres with their loved ones. So much fun was had at our Reindeer Try Outs and in our Christmas Tree Forest. It all wrapped up with a special circle time and…

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