Spelling Colours

This series of short videos are a great way to learn and practice spelling colours. Listen to the song. Find the colour. Find the first letter of the colour you're looking at. Practice the letter sound and the name. Spell the word. Write the word. Read the word. Start with R-E-D and make your way through to B-L-A-C-K https://youtu.be/sMfkODJw30M https://youtu.be/xTus18ko370 https://youtu.be/dkcICPEQVaY https://youtu.be/I6ILheTtuq4 https://youtu.be/AwaXtyROZZk https://youtu.be/SnmKjg3fmNY https://youtu.be/o47o3b06-Xg

By |2020-05-11T11:54:03+00:00May 7th, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on Spelling Colours

Grade 1 & 2 Literacy: ‘At’ Word Family

Join Ms Kelly for a short literacy lesson focused on the 'at' word family. Download the worksheets and follow along. Word Family at - Teacher_Version Word Family Practice Sheet and Word List 3.1 Word Family Practice Sheet and Word List 3.2

By |2020-04-29T18:52:59+00:00May 3rd, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on Grade 1 & 2 Literacy: ‘At’ Word Family

Writing Activity: Google “View in 3D” Animals

Through the magic of Google you can bring to life different animals right in your own home! Download the worksheets for some fun drawing and writing activities. Google 3D Animals Activity Sheets

By |2020-04-29T18:51:37+00:00April 29th, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on Writing Activity: Google “View in 3D” Animals

Earth Day 2020

April 22, 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, a day dedicated to stoping climate change and learning ways to protect the environment. For KCC's Grade 2-4 class, this day fits into one of the BRANCHES OF SCIENCE they've been studying all year. Can you guess which one? That's right, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, defined in class as the study of the EARTH and what we can do to take care of it. Earlier this year, grade 2-4 students started a school-wide recycling project. The goal was to learn all about recycling and develop a recycling program to teach the staff and students about the importance of recycling and then [...]

By |2020-04-22T18:30:52+00:00April 21st, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on Earth Day 2020

JK Math Lesson: Counting to Five

Join KCC's nursery/JK teacher Esti and Pat in a guided online lesson combining learning time with singing and story time focused on the numbers 1 to 5

By |2020-04-21T12:34:28+00:00April 21st, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on JK Math Lesson: Counting to Five

Alphabet Flash Cards

A perfect activity for Grades 1 and 2: Practice naming the letters of the alphabet and their sounds. Download the printable Alphabet Flash Cards and cut into squares. Try these activities or make up your own:  Match the upper case to lower case letters  Play a memory match game  Sort the letters by different features (letters that are tall, short, have tails, etc.)  Come up with words that start with each letter  See how many words start with each letter on a page in a favourite book 

By |2020-04-19T16:26:00+00:00April 19th, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on Alphabet Flash Cards

Smart Guess Seder Game: Passover Snakes and Matza Ladders

Morah Nancy and Morah Rochel adapted the classic Snakes and Ladders game for a fun activity to keep children busy and engaged during the holiday. Have fun and Happy Passover! Download and print everything you need to play BEFORE the holiday begins. PRINTABLE PDF includes printable game board, instructions and questions that need to be cutout.

By |2020-04-19T16:38:36+00:00April 6th, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on Smart Guess Seder Game: Passover Snakes and Matza Ladders

Branches of Science

KCC students have been studying the BRANCHES OF SCIENCE with our science teacher, Scott. Here's a great activity to help children learn about the different BRANCHES OF SCIENCES. Download the colouring pages in our Branches of Science Definitions and Diagrams package and use them to learn the name of the branch of study and its definition. Practice giving the definition when presented with the name of the study then practice giving the name of the study when presented with the definition. Have fun! Branches of Science Definitions and Diagrams Branches of Science Crossword

By |2020-04-22T18:31:57+00:00April 1st, 2020|Resource Material|Comments Off on Branches of Science

KCC’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis

March 31, 2020 The COVID-19 crisis has been the single greatest challenge Kayla's Children Centre has ever faced in serving children with special needs and who are medically fragile. The complete removal of, or lack of access to KCC’s services would have been detrimental to many families. Fortunately, the organization has been deemed an essential workplace and can continue to operate under legislated exemptions to support families and help mitigate risk, setbacks and loss of skills as a result of the school and therapy clinic closure. Most students continue to learn and receive therapy virtually, through Google Classrooms, Zoom lessons, and telehealth sessions. There are some who are not [...]

By |2020-04-03T21:06:45+00:00March 31st, 2020|News|Comments Off on KCC’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis