Monthly Archives: February 2017

News from Room 2

February was an action packed month in Room 2! We began the month with our theme on Inclusion. The children learned all about diversity. They explored this topic through a variety of crafts, projects and books. They learned that we … Continue reading

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Grade 6 Students Visit the Ontario Science Centre

On Thursday, February 9, the students in Grade 6 ventured to the Ontario Science Centre to explore their next unit on Space. The students commenced the day discovering what it takes to survive the rigors of space travel and the … Continue reading

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The Lion King

On February 14 and 15, the long awaited performances of The Lion King took place at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. We congratulate the entire cast and crew on all their hard work. The performances were simply incredible. Our annual … Continue reading

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Grade Four and Five- Chalk Pastel Drawings- Erin Mills Campus

The Grade Four and Five students created some beautiful art pieces using chalk pastels. The theme was a northern lights background with a tree silhouette foreground. They enjoyed blending the colours to match some of the photographs of northern lights they … Continue reading

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Grade 5 Students Visit the Ontario Science Centre

On Wednesday, February 8, the Grade 5 students visited the Ontario Science Centre. The students toured various exhibits, watched an IMAX movie, and participated in a hands-on workshop on Forces. The students were actively involved in demonstrations showing how forces … Continue reading

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Grade 3 Students Visit the Royal Ontario Museum

The Grade 3 students were enthusiastic about visiting the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), to enhance their study of the Mesozoic Era. The students learned about the various types of dinosaurs and even had the opportunity to touch fossils of dinosaur … Continue reading

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Mindfulness in Grade 4

This month, the Grade 4 students had the chance to work with Mr. Dean Hyuck and participate in some engaging activities that were aligned with the character traits of empathy and respect, and our mindfulness practices.  Mr. Hyuck helped the … Continue reading

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Computer Class-Creating Tables in a Word Document- Erin Mills

The Grade Three students have been studying mountain building, as part of their geography studies. To complement these lessons, in computer class the children are learning to insert a table into a Word document. They have created tables listing the tallest mountains … Continue reading

Posted in Erin Mills News, Rotherglen News

Winter Fun!

The children were thrilled to play in the first major snowfall we have had in a long time! The students thoroughly enjoyed playing in the fresh snow during recess. They worked together to build a variety of structures with the … Continue reading

Posted in Erin Mills News, Rotherglen News

Grade 6 Students Participate in Junior Achievement Workshop

On Thursday January 26, the Grade 6 students participated in the Junior Achievement “Dollars with Sense” program. This all-day workshop provided students with personal money management skills and challenged them to apply these concepts in their own lives.  From the origins of trade … Continue reading

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