Our grade 8 drama class will hold a performance on the following days: Dec. 20th, 2018 Div II Period 6-7 Dec. 20th, 2018 Div. III Period 4-5 Parents are welcome to attend and watch our ALCA- nurtured talent blossom. Please watch the trailer for further information about the play. Summary of the play: Someone
Our grade 7 students were able to apply their knowledge of organism interactions to different ecosystems at the zoo. Students identified various organisms according to their distinct characteristics and adaptations.They enjoyed the interactions they got to experience with some of the animals in African Savannah and Transalta Rainforest sections.
After a challenging season, the girl's volleyball team has placed third in the C.A.A.A championship. More importantly, they won the hearts of several spectators and staff in the different schools they visited. The Panthers were showered with compliments regarding the sportsmanship, kindness and respect that they displayed. Thank you Panthers for taking home bronze medals
In November the grade three students had the experience of being “kid geologists” during their Don’t Take Rocks For Granite in class science field trip. They identified the unique properties of rocks and minerals. With their amazing scientific knowledge, they even identified a mystery mineral! They explored the formation of volcanic igneous rocks and created
Almadina’s free uniform day/ fall fun on October 31st was a great success! Many students and staff chose to dress up in various costumes. We had witches, princess, clowns, superheros and teacher’s dressed up as playdoh. Thank you to all the students and staff for participating and making this day a fun experience for everyone.
This year for our school Conscience Virtue, the students read Ricky Sticky Fingers by Julia Cook. The students explored the importance of using conscience by finding the good inside themselves to make the right choices. The students focused on the value of making the right choices by helping others in their community. The students participated
November is an important time of year when our classrooms are filled with heartfelt discussions and lessons about the meaning of Remembrance Day. Students took the time to write reflections and poems, as well as create beautiful poppy artwork to commemorate the people, past and present, who sacrificed their lives and fought for our freedom.
During the month of October, Teacher’s PET visited the Grade Three students to introduce the four world communities of Peru, India, Ukraine and Tunisia in their Social Studies unit. The students applied their mapping skills by identifying each country’s location in relation to Canada’s location. The students “flew” around to each destination to explore their
Almadina’s Terry Fox run and fundraiser was a great success this year! During the month of September, our school’s goal was for each student to donate at least a townie towards cancer research. On September 28, Almadina students and staff participated in our annual Terry Fox run. Everyone showed incredible pride and perseverance! Our school
On Wednesday, October 17th, Almadina was grateful to bring back technology expert, Paul Davis. Mr. Davis gave presentations to grades 4-6, 7-9, and then in the evening at Mountain View, an adults-only presentation. Mr. Davis has delivered his message to over 480,000 students, along with various Police Departments, the Department of Defense and Canada Border