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Grade 3 Inglewood Bird Sanctuary Field Trip

  The Grade 3s at Mountain View campus recently visited the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary where they got a chance to explore animals in their natural habitats. Rain or shine, students went on a nature walk and spotted various animals such as woodpeckers, deer, various species of ducks and birds, geese and their goslings, and if

Minion Love!

The Outstanding Owls in Ms. Khandani's class have had an amazing time this year in Language Arts, Math and Science. We have been learning about word families, how to write and edit simple sentences, how to create and repeat patterns, how to show empathy and more about Spring through our love of Minions!

Grade 3 Students Become Real “Scientists in School!”

The Grade 3 students at Mountain View campus recently participated in an in school field trip called “Don’t Take Rocks for Granite” put on by an educational program called Scientists in School. Students had the opportunity to become mini geologists and engaged in many hands on learning activities that reinforced their knowledge of rocks and

Arts Commons Field Trip in Grade 2

The Grade 2 classes went on a field trip to the Arts Commons as an extension of learning to our Social Studies curriculum. We learned all about Ukrainian culture. They were able to make painted egg prints (pysanky) and learn Ukrainian dancing.

Acceptance & Diversity in Grade 3

Mrs. Haziri's grade 3 students engaged in a class discussion with Mrs. Roshan, Mountain View's inclusion teacher, centered around 'The Sneetches' by Dr.Seuss. They created their very own 'Sneetch' sculptures that represented unique strengths and abilities. This inclusion lesson reinforced the virtue of acceptance and celebrated diversity.

LET’S MUNSCH INTO BOOKS!

This month, at Mountain View, students in all grades will be listening to stories written by Robert Munsch during their Library Blocks. They may also be engaging in word work and reading comprehension activities. Our Focus Books: Just One Goal & 50 Below Zero Our Goal: To foster a love of reading Robert Munsch is

Grade 3: Technology Integration/Formative Assessment

Students in grade 3 participated in a Kahoot Quiz! The quiz questions are devised and input by the teacher. Then each student just needs a device and they can play the quiz on the smartboard. They see the question and a choice of answers. Afterwards, they gain points and go on to a leaderboard.

Mrs. Mahmood’s Urdu Class

"All About Me" a fun activity to expand ECS and grade one students' vocabulary. "I am Proud of..." grade 2 students share their extracurricular interests through our class's show and tell presentations. "Eid Celebration" grade 3 students celebrated the festivities of Eid through an arts and crafts project. "Crafty Class Rules"

Minion Egg Centre

Students have been working on recognizing words that have the letters "ee" and words that have the letters "ea." In an effort to encourage them to rainbow write their words, they had a chance to pick these words out of minion eggs. This went along well with our Minion Word of the Day Worksheets. Math