On February 26th, Almadina celebrated Pink Shirt Day! This day is very important for our students and many other people around the world. On Pink Shirt Day, we raise awareness around bullying and the ways that every student can help in making our world a safe and welcoming environment. Bullying is a serious issue around
On February 26, 2020, the Almadina Ogden campus had a Pink Shirt Day assembly where the importance of being accepting and kind was emphasized. Some people don't even realize that what they are doing to others is bullying, and don't consider the consequences of their actions. However, if we all stray away from being bystanders
Grade 1 students at Almadina enjoyed a dynamic learning experience this February when Teacher’s Pet worked with them on the “My World” social studies program. Students learned all about community - what community means, and the different types of communities and community groups you can belong to. They also learned about what it means to
February saw us hit 100 days of school - a huge achievement for our Grade 1 learners! Our Grade 1 students celebrated by making 100 Days glasses, posters, and hats. They have learned so much, and, as teachers, we have learned so much from them. Here’s to another awesome 100 days of teaching and learning.
On February 12th, the grade 4s at Mountain View had a special opportunity to attend skating lessons and go tubing at Winsport! For tubing, they hauled giant, inflatable tubes up a magic carpet and then rode them down the hill! At first, some were a bit fearful of the big hill, but upon hearing the
On January 30th, Mountain View Campus took part in the Respect Virtue Assembly. Our MCs from 4KY, Momina and Noor, led us through a dazzling display of virtuous songs and stories. Rahaf from 4KY began our assembly in the spirit of reconciliation with the Acknowledgement of the Land. Next, Mr. El-Rafih, Mrs. Haque, and Mrs.
It’s time to jump rope for a great cause at Almadina! This week our school had its kick off assembly with Meagan from the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Donations collected during the month of February will help fund life saving research. There’s even some great Jump Rope for Heart donation incentives while staying active and
On Friday, December 20, 2019, the Grade 9's had an opportunity to explore the Mobile Escape Room. There, they participated in many different activities such as: making puzzles, building puzzles through discovering clues, and playing science games. What a fun and interactive way to engage in learning! Thank you, Mrs. Santhanam and Mr. Maryuama!
The grade 8's had an opportunity to make a model of a plant or animal cell. They are learning about the parts of these cells and what they do , therefore, this project enhances their learning and makes learning about the topic more exciting!
On Thursday, January 9, 2020, Almadina Ogden Campus grades 7-9 had the privilege of attending the Bus Appreciation Assembly. During this assembly, all 18 of our hard working and dedicated bus drives attended and were given great words of appreciation and gratitude from Mrs. Thaxter, Mr. El-Rafih, and Mrs. Elchamaa. As staff and students, we