Here at LCCC our Dramatic Centre allow for the opportunity to learn about different careers, community heroes. It allows for children to use their imaginations to re-enact familiar stories or life experiences. It is also safe space to explore these ideas and to practice them on the children or objects around them. This month we focused on learning about Dr. Patricia Bath whom is an Ophthalmologist & Inventor. Patricia Bath was an American doctor. She was an ophthalmologist
Jean Michel Basquiat
December 22, 1960 - August 12, 1988 Jean-Michel Basquiat was an Black-American artist. Regarded as one of the most influential artists of the 20th century. Basquiat's art focused on wealth versus poverty, he used social commentary to reflect on power structures and the systems of racism. He als0 changed people's perspective of graffiti and street art. People who knew Basquiat spoke to his desire not to suddenly become a celebrity, to put art everywhere
LCCC encourages you to wear a Pink Shirt on February 23, 2022 to stand against bullying. On this day and everyday, it is important that we encourage acceptance, respect, and inclusion for everyone. We must be diligent to prevent bullying, harassment and/ or discrimination and actively address incidents. Here are some of the activities that K2 have been doing to incorporate Pink Shirt Day !
Toddler 1 was inspired by Bob Marley! Bob Marley was an iconic Jamaican singer and composer. Because of him, he popularized Reggae music around the world. One of his hit songs, which T1 danced and listened to was “One Love”! The classroom was so inspired they created these beautiful art pieces that symbolize peace, love and unity! The Toddler 2 room are very much playful and active kids! The class incorporated sports as a way to delve into iconic black athletes throughout hi
Who doesn’t need a little more love right now? The past year has been a challenge even for the toughest parent and educators, but our kids may be feeling the stress more than any of us. What better time to show our love and remind them how full their hearts can feel than on Valentine’s Day! LCCC has put together a list of easy and fun Valentine’s Day activities for kids and families to enjoy – we hope these put a little love in your hearts! Valentine's Day Story Time! Reading
We would like to share some information about changes to the TDSB’s Kindergarten Registration process for the 2022-2023 school year. February is Kindergarten Registration Month at the TDSB, and soon we will be welcoming hundreds of families as they register their children for the 2022-2023 school year. To attend Junior Kindergarten in September: Children must turn four-years-old by December 31. To register for Senior Kindergarten: Children must be five-years-old by December 3
Black History provides our students with wonderful models of people who persevered in some of the most difficult situations. At LCCC we believe that teaching Black History to our students will open their worlds and their hearts. There are many heroes in Black History who may have experienced our world as unjust and unfair, but they did not let that define them. Instead they moved forward, broke barriers and achieved their goals against the odds! 1. TO TEACH PERSEVERANCE Pers