Snow Exploration

In Science this term, we have continued our learning about Ecosystems and have focused on Water in connection with the seasons.  We have learned about the many parts of the water cycle.  The snow day today gave us a GREAT opportunity to go outside and look closely at the snow.  …

Literacy Week 2019

This week we had a fantastic time celebrating Literacy in our classroom and throughout the school.  Highlights include the Book Swap, Drop Everything and Read in the halls, Guest Readers, Read My Shirt day and pyjama day! Here is a quick video showcasing some of our activities! What did you…

Looking Closely at David Grey Park

On Friday for Outdoor Education, we went to David Grey Park with Division 7.  Our focus was to look closely at any changes we could find!  We worked in partners and used a frame to help us ‘zoom in’ to what we could see!

Math Patterning

This term in Math we have been focusing on creating, extending and fixing patterns.  We learned that: Patterns repeat or grow Something is a pattern if we know what comes next We can use a variety of materials to create patterns   From the Curriculum: Big Ideas: Repeating elements in…

Fall Fun Beginning in Division 9

We can hardly believe that it is now the second week of October!  We are happily continuing to get to know each other better in Division 9 and learning about ways to learn and develop together!   We are beginning to delve deeper into learning activities and use our sense…

Terry Fox Run 2018

On Thursday September 27th, we ran in our annual Terry Fox Run.  All week we have been preparing for this important event.  We had gorgeous weather and a great South Slope and BCSD community cheering each other on for the run.   Terry Fox has inspired us in many ways…

Respect Tour 2018

Today we journeyed on a Respect Tour around our school.  Our goal was to visit different areas of the school and create “I can” statements about respect.  Respect connects to our Core Competencies in the curriculum. We focused on: Respect for self Respect for others Respect for this place

How to Tie Shoelaces

Thanks to Ms. Lawder and one of her former students and their family for this fantastic video on a new way to tie shoelaces! If the shoes do not have an extra eyelet to tuck the laces into you can tuck the laces under the tongue of the shoe as…

First Weeks of Fun

Welcome Back! We have been happily settling into our new routines to start off a fantastic school year!    

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