Category Archives: Oakville Primary News

News from Casa Room 6

The children in Room 6 have been working hard to learn the different skills and concepts taught daily. They are beginning to apply the valuable lessons learned from our Tribes and Character Education discussions in their daily interactions. Room 6 … Continue reading

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International Red Cross Dress Down Fundraiser

Our first fundraiser of the year was a great success. Thank you to all Rotherglen families for their generous support!

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National Aboriginal Day at Rotherglen

What a treat it was to have Julia’s Nana, whose heritage is Mi’kmaq, and her friend Cathy, whose heritage is Six Nations, at the school to teach us about the Aboriginal way of life. The students were taught a traditional … Continue reading

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French Café

Our Grade One students and Madame Zanzana did a wonderful job preparing and executing their French Café! Our “little chefs” served their parents a wonderful french breakfast and performed several skits, as well as a French song. Thank you to … Continue reading

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News from Casa Room 4

In April, Room 4 was busy learning about the beautiful country Thailand. We became experts about Thailand’s geography, culture, and food! Our International Day Luncheon was a wonderful sampling of exquisite Thai cuisine, and International Day was a grand success! … Continue reading

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March Break Camp

March Break Camp was a resounding success! It was lovely to see the children striking up new friendships and being introduced to the world of movie making! On Thursday, they enjoyed a 30 minute Martial Arts session with Accelerate Learning. … Continue reading

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Grade 1 – Science Workshop

The Grade 1 students enjoyed a workshop presented by Mrs. Wendy Stack of Scientists in School, called Kitchen Chemistry for Curious Kids. The first experiment focused on what yeast needs to grow: The second experiment focused on how to blow up a balloon … Continue reading

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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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News from Room 1

In January, Room One was busy studying the Arctic! The children participated in an experiment that allowed them to experience icy water with, and without, protective “blubber”. They were amazed that they could not feel the cold when their hand … Continue reading

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News from Room 7

What a busy month December turned out to be! December is always a great month to introduce some of the different celebrations that happen throughout the world. By exploring festivals such as Diwali, Eid, Quanzaa and Hanukkah children began to … Continue reading

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