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.
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.
On June 7th, 2018, the ECS students celebrated the completion of their first year of school. Students in the Arabic and Urdu Language Option classes performed delightful songs to proud parents and family members. After, all the ECS students performed their amazing “Thank you” song to give thanks to everyone that made this a successful
Self-Control Assembly By: Filzah Iqbal 4H Our Self-Control Assembly took place on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The book we focused on was The Berenstain Bears Don't Pollute Anymore, and this book taught us a lot about Self-Control! After reading this book, students created artwork that shared how we can use self-control to care for our
On Thursday, May 10th, Almadina (Mountain View) successfully held another International Languages Celebration. Students from ECS to Grade 4, who are enrolled in Arabic and Urdu Language Options classes, made amazing cultural presentations to parents. A unique part of this year’s celebration was the MCs presenting in English, Arabic, and Urdu languages. Congratulations to the
Students at Mountain View campus recently enjoyed an entertaining presentation from The NED Show, a school wide character education program that promotes a culture of kindness and excellence in the school setting. NED is a lovable cartoon character whose name reminds students to always follow three simple guiding principles: Never give up, Encourage others, and
This was a community engagement event held for Mountain View families. Bringing families together to build connection. ½ Cup Elmer's White School Glue ½ Cup Water 5 - 7 Drops of food coloring MIX WELL Add 1 TSP of Slime Solution (Recipe Below) MIX VERY WELL FOR MINIMALLY 2 MINUTES Add 1
On Thursday, April 12, 2018, Almadina’s Mountain View Campus took part in a Storytelling Festival to celebrate the work of a Fine Arts Grant awarded to the school in 2017. Under the direction of Storyteller and Musician Jeff Stockton, this festival showcased storytelling performances from all students in ECS to Grade 4. The festival was
For Mountain View's most recent recess intramurals, students teamed up to play floor hockey! They utilized their stick handling, passing and cooperation skills to compete against other teams, with team 4 once again making it to the Staff vs. Students game! Each game was exhilarating to watch as students cheered for one another and practiced
Over the past three months, our Resident Artist Jeff Stockton has been directing storytelling workshops and rehearsals in preparation for our upcoming Storytelling Celebration on April 12. Mr. Stockton has been engaging students in warmups and activities that encourage stage presence and voice production, while helping students overcome their stage fright, or what he refers