A Reggio-Inspired Classroom Design – Kinderland Tour Part 2

It’s not just another classroom with neutral colours, stones, and baskets. We live in Muskoka and our environment as the third teacher reflects our culture of living and how we encourage children to care for our forests. We spend lots of time exploring forests using a forest-school type approach: playing with bugs, building dens, and inquiring about… Read More A Reggio-Inspired Classroom Design – Kinderland Tour Part 2

Space Station Dramatic Play

  Welcome to Kinderland’s Space Station! We really enjoyed the many opportunities for play and learning in our Space Station. This dramatic play centre was co-constructed by both educators and early learners. We know when our early leaders take a leadership role and their ideas are valued the buy in for learning increases substantially. This is another example of… Read More Space Station Dramatic Play

Flow of the Day in FDK with Day Plan

To view our early years team’s Day Plan click the link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1saaHyGWuVukcYNbdk0_hkQh5eBBkkjxC_DvAtmjdbic/pub  I’m a full-day kindergarten teacher and work with an amazing team including a Designated Early Childhood Educators (DECE) and an Educational Assistant (EA). Our team has facilitated the learning of 16-34 3-6 year old students. This year we have 19 JK/SK learners. However, we have had experience with… Read More Flow of the Day in FDK with Day Plan