News from Casa – Room 2

April has been an action-packed month.  Room 2 has been immersed in all things Brazil.  We thoroughly enjoyed learning about the Brazilian culture, food, sports, language (Portuguese) and especially the Amazon Rainforest. The children used all their knowledge and skills to create … Continue reading

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News from Casa – Room 2

During the month of November Room 2 blasted off to space as we explored the Solar System! We launched into all things outer space and learned about the planets, the sun, the stars, comets, meteoroids, and the different phases of … Continue reading

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Rotherglen Remembers

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News from Casa – Room 4

Welcome to Room 4! We have had a wonderful two months getting to know each other and forging new friendships. The children have all settled in well and have been busy working in all areas of the Montessori Curriculum. For … Continue reading

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Coding at Rotherglen

Last week students and teachers in Grades 3 to 6 took part in a Coding workshop hosted by Google Canada. Rotherglen students had the wonderful opportunity to virtually meet Computer Software Engineers from Google, and hear how each of them … Continue reading

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REACH Character Education: Exploring Key Character Traits

Last week at Rotherglen, classes engaged in an introductory lesson focussed on defining character and understanding the importance of developing positive character traits. All classes began by exploring our four key character traits for the year: flexibility, resilience, empathy, and … Continue reading

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News from Casa – Room 3

The children of Room 3 had a fun and busy start to the school year! September was filled with many opportunities to establish routines and develop friendships while cultivating a caring, supportive, and dynamic classroom community. The children worked in … Continue reading

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Terry Fox Walk

Our community raised a total of $15,689.26 for the Terry Fox Foundation. Our top individual fundraiser are Makayla I. in 6A and Smayan K. in 7A. Such an incredible achievement Rotherglen community!

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REACH Character Education

The REACH (Rotherglen Educating in Advocacy, Character, and Hope) Character Education Committee was inspired by the beautiful “We Are” art installation created by Rotherglen students. For the project, students were tasked by our Visual Arts teacher, Ms. Irwin, to select … Continue reading

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Orange Shirt Day

On Thursday, September 30, students in all grades will be participating in Orange Shirt Day. Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) Residential School (1891-1981) Commemoration Project and Reunion events that took place in Williams … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Leadership Trip

On September 10, our Grade 8 students visited Treetop Trekking at Heart Lake, as part of our Leadership Program. This program encourages our students to actively engage in various activities in both the school and town community, while building leadership skills. The … Continue reading

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