Author: Adrian Cheung

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The grade 1 students were learning about hibernation before the school year by watching videos, having discussions, creating art pieces, reading stories and doing research. Reading Response: The students wrote a response on an...


Honouring 215 children

#EveryChildMatters Our school week in Grade 5 was given the title of 'Orange Shirt Week' to honour the 215 children who lost their lives at a Residential school in ​Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation in...


The Beauty of Butterflies

Our Junior Kindergarten children were excited to begin learning about butterflies. We began by looking at a video that mentioned that there were over 20,000 species of butterflies in the world. We then...


How To Save our Planet

In collaboration with the Grade 2 IB theme Sharing the Planet, the grade 2's viewed the David Attenborough video entitled "How to Save Our Planet". We connected to how our actions affect...


Paper Tower Structure Building Challenge

Our grade 5 students put the learning theory of constructionism into practice by building knowledge through the construction of paper tower structures. Their task was to create the tallest tower possible with only...


How We Express Ourselves

This week's blog author is from a Grade 4 Student. ​The central idea for How We Express Ourselves is, “ Light and sound can be expressed in a creative way.'' For our first...


Places of significance during COVID-19

Below are the Grade 7/8 architectural pen and ink drawings of Hospitals. "This is relevant because it shows the different hospitals that are taking care of people during Covid-19, and how the streets...


Outdoor Learning

With the beautiful spring weather arriving last week, we took the opportunity to take the children outside to do some inquiry work. We have been thinking about how humans and animals help...