Category Archives: October

Out Of School: Race To The Finish

To end the school year, the Futurekids Out of School Program prepared for an amazing race around the world. Children made their own passports and had to perform a challenge from a certain part of the world to receive a stamp for their passport. Challenges included things like…Building structures such...

Futurekids Out Of School: North American Culture

Native Americans of the NorthWest Coast such as the Kwakiutl, the Haida, and the Tlingit are well known for their totem poles. These traditional poles tell about individual families (and clans) accomplishments, adventures and stories. Our Out-Of-School children at Futurekids Centre made their own totem poles and then wrote legends...

Futurekids Preschool & Daycare: October In North America

The Futurekids Preschool & Daycare’s trip to the Laity Pumpkin Patch enhanced our study of North America. We saw real totem poles and got to sit inside a teepee. The children got to also experience an early settler’s life. Corn (or Maize) was first developed in Mexico and then it...