Kindergarten Program Information
The Full-Day Early Learning Kindergarten Program |
This is the curriculum from the Ministry of Education that we follow. By the end of SK, children are expected to meet the expectations outlined within.
Play-Based Learning |
This statement, from the Council of Ministers of Education, gives a brief overview of the importance and benefits of learning through play.
Conscious Discipline |
This is the classroom management program we follow. It integrates social-emotional learning, discipline and self-regulation.
Phonics Song |
A fun way to review the letters and their sounds.
Counting Chant |
Practise counting to 20 while marching! Look closely at the numbers when saying them to help with number recognition.
Listen to hundreds of children's books being read aloud, offered through the Ottawa Public Library.
Ipad Apps |
Sight Words |
Here is a list of some common sight words.
Personal belongings tend to get misplaced in kindergarten. Please LABEL everything. Mabel's Labels are a kindergartner's (and kindergarten teacher's) best friend!
Here is a blog post that summarizes the Theory of Loose Parts - if you have loose parts you think the children may enjoy, please feel free to send them in!