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Social Emotional Learning

We all struggle at times to control our emotions to express ourselves in safe and respectful ways.  At school, when we build a common frame and a common language for children throughout the school, a supportive and safe learning space … Continue reading

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Elementary Choral Festival 2017

Following a wonderful performance by Norquay’s EMB intermediate choir….the mass number…. Amazing!!!!!!  So proud of our students – they performed beautifully.   

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Agamographs: math & art.  It’s all in how you look at it.

   It all starts here with two separate pictures.   Then through some careful cutting, pasting, ordering, and folding a two sided art piece is created.   These student samples are completed works from the 2 different angles.  Sample 1: … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

鸡年吉祥     Good luck for this Rooster year! As we embark on the Chinese New Year,  it is a perfect time to reflect on just how privileged we are to be part of this wonderful school community and celebrate the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

I hope that all of our families enjoyed a restful and connected Winter Break.  We are already into our third week of 2017 and ur students are engaged in wonderful learning activities! As a parent, I always want to know … Continue reading

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Seasonal sing along!

What a wonderful way to start the day: voices joined together in song!            Happy holidays to everyone!  Thank you for a memorable 2016!    

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Debates in Div 2

Resolution:  ‘Humans should intervene to save a critically endangered species from extinction’  Students built a number of  skills as they worked though the process of preparing to debate: research, group work, listening, synthesizing, supporting their thinking, responding to opposing ideas, … Continue reading

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