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!    

Kindergarten Class Lists & Gradual Entry Times

Here are the class lists and the schedule for next week: Monday, September 10th students attend a one hour session only.  Your child’s time is listed below. Tuesday, September 11th whole class attends from 9:00-10:30 ** Please send a small snack Wednesday, September 12th whole class attends from 9:00-11:30 ** Please send a small snack…

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back everyone!  I hope everyone enjoyed a fantastic summer!   Places to check for information: School Supply Lists School Website Hallway bulletin boards     … and if you are wondering about something …. PLEASE ASK and I will try my best to help! Looking forward to a fantastic year!…

The Great Potato Harvest of 2018

Monday June 18th was “The Great Potato Harvest of 2018!”  All the primary students at South Slope gathered outside to harvest our potato crop together!  If you remember…before Spring Break we planted our potatoes (see this video!), since then we have watered, fertilized, sang to and cared for our plants…

Science World Field Trip

We had a fantastic day exploring Science World!  We also had the great opportunity to attend a Workshop called “Radical Ramps.”  We learned about gravity, forces (push and pull), and friction. Thank you parents and families for supporting us in this exciting opportunity!

STEM Building Challenge Week 4

This week our learning teams re-visited our tower challenge from last week with Mrs. Araujo. We discussed: strong shapes (cones, cylinders, triangles) ways to make paper strong (folding, scrunching, fanning) building a strong foundation We also discussed important communication skills from our core competencies: I can share my ideas and…

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