Tag Archives | Early Childhood

Antigua preschool celebrates end of school year

Last week the Antigua preschool and daycare center celebrated the end of the school year with a lively closing ceremony. The students´parents were invited to hear about the activities their children had participated in throughout the year, and to watch them perform several dances. At the end of the ceremony, the students received diplomas for all their […]

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Youth leaders bring a Children’s Day celebration to preschoolers

On Monday morning, four adolescents from Common Hope´s youth leadership group visited a small preschool near our Antigua site. The school did not have the funds to plan any activities for Children´s Day (the October 1st holiday that honors Guatemala´s children), so the youth leaders took along games, snacks, and a piñata to celebrate with the preschoolers. It was a lively morning, with lots of fun and excitement!

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Preschool talent show!

Preschool students in Antigua held a talent show last Friday. Below are photos from the event, and a video of one of the performances. The students put on several different performances. One act was singing songs from a TV show and they all dressed up in as characters from the show. Another was a dance […]

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