Hands on, Hearts in: Experiencing Creative Materials and Documentation

Type: In-Person Learning

Location: Meridian Room, EarlyON - 2nd floor, Stone Road Mall, 435 Stone Rd W, Guelph

Date: Thursday, October 26 and Thursday, November 9; Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Facilitators: Maria Cabal Garces, Pedagogical Leader and Shyanne Favaro, Quality Support Worker, EYPRC

Join us as we explore play materials and document the process of play in this two-part series. 

During our first session together (October 26), you explore open-ended materials in meaningfully and intentionally, and will learn about ways in which you can offer those materials in programme. You will be able to take samples of these materials back to your programmes to explore alogiside the children. 

For our second session (November 9), you will be invited to bring back your images, stories and evidene of play. You will have the chance to reflect about our observations and documentations alongside others, and to imagine future learning experiences with children. 

Dates: Thursdays, October 26 & November 9, 2023.

Materials being explored: Clay & Playdough

Please Note! Free resources will be avialable for you and registration is limited! Register soon to secure your spot. 

Registration will remain open until the morning of the event unless full before this date. 


**Participation is prioritized for child care and early years educators working in the Wellington service delivery area (City of Guelph and County of Wellington). Priority for participation at no cost will be given to Programme and Non-Programme staff who work in the following child care and early learning settings:

 Licensed child care (centre-based and home-based)

 Authorized Recreation programmes

 School board operated programmes

 EarlyON Child & Family Centres

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Do you have questions? Contact us at eyprc@wellington.ca
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