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Early Start Musicians

Besides learning songs for assemblies, music class provides Early Starts the opportunity to play instruments including bells, drums, shakers and rhythm sticks. While exploring these instruments, Early Starts learn the basic elements of music such as high and low, loud and soft, fast and slow, and steady beat. Early Starts love to sing and move…

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Early Start & SK Get Together

On Monday morning Liz’s Early Start class had a visit with the SK class. The children enjoyed a story on the SMART Board called “Owl Babies”.  After learning about owls, the Early Start children found an eager SK friend to help them with a wonderful owl craft. The children enjoyed mingling with each other and…

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Special Guest in Early Start

The Early Start children enjoyed a special visit from Josie, Spencer’s nanny today! Josie brought her guitar and we had a wonderful sing along which included some of our very favourites – Itsy Bitsy Spider and Down by the Bay. The children danced and sang along. What a great way to end a busy week.…

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Halloween Happenings in Early Start

Early Start has been excitedly getting into the Halloween Spirit all week long! Our Dramatic Centre turned into a Haunted House and the Early Starts have been having a blast dressing up, pretending to ‘stir the brew’ and practiced staying ‘Trick or Treat’ to their friends and teachers. We used marbles to paint on black…

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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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