Monthly Archives: May 2017

Sketching Trip to the AGO

The children are learning to draw portraits in class so we though it might be nice if we saw some real live masters. We went the Canadian Salon at the AGO despite the pouring rain where we spent a couple … Continue reading

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Casa Graduates 2017

At this time of year, we recognize the children who are completing their three year casa cycle. In a child’s sixth year, they make the leap into the next plane of development and their environment changes to reflect a very different … Continue reading

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High Park Nature Centre

Our biweekly trips to the High Park Nature Centre are an extension of the botany and zoology work in the elementary classroom. We love going there and devote a significant amount of our class bank to this opportunity. This term our … Continue reading

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Spring Springs

The trees are bursting into bloom and the children are happy to shed their coats. This is our busiest time of year. The children are working purposefully, joyfully and have achieved significant independence. The hive is buzzing away and each … Continue reading

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