Monthly Archives: February 2014

“My daddy says the red cupcakes are for the boys and the pink cupcakes are for the girls.”

“BUT RED IS MY FAVOURITE COLOUR”, said a sad little girl who wanted a red cupcake! We decided to ask the children what they thought about the rules placed on the cupcakes…Here are their thoughts… S.H. (girl):  Maybe the girls … Continue reading

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CBC Radio Interview CBC’s Kate Rutherford visited our classroom and asked some questions about Early Learning…check it out!

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“I’m tired of being a girl”

We are beginning to embrace thinking about gender roles after hearing this very intriguing conversation at the snack table between 4 girls and 1 boy. Girl 1.:  I’m tired of being a girl.  Braiding my hair hurts. Girl 2.:  Do … Continue reading

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