Category Archives: Oakville Elementary News

Grade 7/8 Speech Showcase

Over the past month, the Grade 7 and 8 students worked diligently to both author and present a speech in front of their teacher and peers. Grade 7 and 8 students focused their writing on topics related to personal interest. … Continue reading

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Grade 5/6 Speech Showcase

Students in Grades 4 through 6, along with teachers and parents, attended Rotherglen’s annual Grade 5/6 Speech Showcase.  All students in Grades 5 and 6 worked hard to hone their speech-writing and public-speaking skills in preparation for the event. One representative was selected from each class to present at the Speech Showcase. The Grade 6 speeches … Continue reading

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Seeds In Residence (SIR)

On Tuesday, May 15, a number of our students from Grades 7 and 8 will travel to Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, to participate in the Seeds in Residence (SIR) program. This program is offered through the department of Humanities  /Enriched Learning … Continue reading

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Family BINGO Night

On Wednesday, May 2nd, we held our first-ever Rotherglen Family BINGO Night, in support of the Rotherglen Children’s REACH Foundation. We had a tremendous turnout and we thank everyone for their support of this exciting community event.

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Grade 5 Learns about the Human Heart

The Grade 5 students are currently learning about the human body as part of their Science Curriculum. On Thursday, April 5, they were very fortunate to have Dr. Leong, a cardiologist and Rotherglen parent, come in to introduce the students … Continue reading

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Zumba Workout for Casa Students

Our Casa students participated in a thrilling Zumba workout by Sportletics’. The latin-inspired fitness class incorporated both dance and aerobics. The children moved to high energy, upbeat Latin American music. Our fabulous Zumba instructors introduced the Casa children to the … Continue reading

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Casa Fitness Sessions!

Recently, the Casa students kicked off their series of fitness sessions with Karate! This non-contact program combined the basics of martial arts, self-defence, and exciting fitness activities! Mindfulness time was built into the class, along with character-building discussions such as … Continue reading

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Intramural Winter Olympics at Rotherglen

The Intramural Winter Olympic games at Rotherglen School took place over a four week period and were exciting and exhilarating for our Grade 1-3 students. Win or lose, the young competitors cared more about the fun and excitement of the … Continue reading

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Grade 3 Students Learn about Forces and Movement

Our Grade 3 students participated in an exciting Forces and Movements in-class Science workshop, hosted by Scientists in School. The students learned about the mighty forces of gravity, inertia and friction through testing in this fun & interactive workshop. The students investigated … Continue reading

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Casa Students enjoy Drumming Workshop

Talented musician, Lorne, from Mystic Drumz recently visited the Casa classroom.  He conducted an interactive drumming workshop with our students! The children were introduced to a variety of percussion instruments, such as bongo drums, tambourine, conga, triangle, maracas, sticks and … Continue reading

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