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Grade 4 Recyclers!

Grade 4 students at Mountain View have been busy helping our school and environment by running our drink container recycling program! Each day at lunch recess, volunteer grade 4 students make their rounds to each classroom to collect drink containers. They then work as a team to empty, clean and count the containers. It's hard,

Clay for Kids with Grade 3!

The Grade 3 students at Mountain View campus recently tested their hands on building skills with a visit from Clay for Kids. Students made coiled Indian elephant pots to supplement our Social Studies focus on India and learned about the specific properties of clay as a building material. They discovered that when working with clay,

Grade 2 Ukrainian Cultural Presentation

On Friday, April 20, the Grade Two classes had the opportunity to take part in a Ukrainian Cultural presentation and dance workshop in the Mountain View Campus gymnasium. Students began their morning by engaging in a discussion about Ukrainian history and culture while looking at some artwork and artifacts. Students then got to practice traditional

4H Explores Fort Calgary

On Wednesday, February 7th Ms. Hutchinson's class enjoyed a field trip to Fort Calgary. They explored the lives of four groups of people who made significant contributions to Alberta today; First Nations, settlers, Royal North West Mounted Police (RNWMP) and missionaries. They examined luggage to determine which group would have carried the artifacts contained in

Winter Wonderland in Grade One

Winter in Grade One is fun! Students engage in winter learning activities through different forms of art. Have a look at the pictures to see how grade ones (Ms. Hess’ Class, Mrs. Pollett’s Class, Ms. Mawji’s Class, Mrs. Yanofsky’s Class and Ms. Khandani’s Class) showed their understanding of animal changes, tree changes and more! Each

Grade 2 Field Trip to Telus Spark

In December the Grade Two students attended a field trip to Telus Spark where they practice being Junior Architects and constructed miniature boats. Students designed up their own building structures, providing them with unique names and services, and tested their floating devices on an indoor river. Students also got to explore the science centre's interactive