Category Archives: Erin Mills News

Our Vegetable Garden- Erin Mills Campus

It is wonderful to see our vegetable garden coming to life. In June, the Grade Three students helped plant some seedlings they started indoors and we are now starting to see the result of their work. They helped plant some … Continue reading

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Different Types of Homes Grade Two- Erin Mills Campus

As part of our  Grade Two History studies, the children learned how shelter has changed over time.  They looked at housing during prehistoric times, Middle ages, Renaissance, Greek and Roman times. The students then designed and made their models using a wide … Continue reading

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The students were thrilled to be using a hammer and nails to create a plaque for Father’s Day. The children enjoyed the challenge of ‘hitting the nail on the head’ in order to make sure the nails went in straight. … Continue reading

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Studying the Constellations with Grade One Erin Mills Campus

During the Spring term, the Grade One students learned about the constellations. They enjoyed making their own constellation using toothpicks and marshmallows. This was a creative way for the children to see the star formations. Also, as part of their … Continue reading

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Grade Four Computer Class – Erin Mills Campus

The Grade Four students have been busy learning all about SketchUp on the Macbook Pros. This program has many interesting features that enable the children to design their own buildings. They have been learning to use the many different tools … Continue reading

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Mad Science After School Club- Erin Mills Campus

The children have throughly enjoyed their weekly science club hosted by Mad Science. The hands on approach to the activities continues to engage the children in a variety of different science topics. The club will continue to run until the … 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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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

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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

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Hip Hop Dance Club – Erin Mills Campus

Our After-school Clubs have been very popular with the students. In particular, they have enjoyed the hip hop club. The children learned a variety of dance moves and created their very own music video at the end of the six … Continue reading

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