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Coding in Grade 5!

Students in Mr. Peters' homeroom class are learning to code! Using the website code.org. Code.org’s K-5 courses blend online, self-guided, and self-paced tutorials to introduce and emerse students in coding. Using drag-and-drop block style coding, students can design their own games, create digital stories, design puzzles and more. You can try out some of Mr.

Ogden Science Fair

On February 10th, many of Almadina's grades 6-9 students showcased their scientific interests at the annual Science Fair! Students asked questions across all areas of the science spectrum, investigated possible answers, conducted experiments and highlighted their results at the fair. Thank you to our volunteer judges and our teachers for organizing such an incredible event!

Generosity Assembly

Ogden's students focused on the virtue of generosity for the past few weeks. To practice and learn more about generosity, students participated in three activities: We Box Love, The Diabetes Clothing Drive and Plan Canada Fundraising Gifts of Hope. Thank you Almadina students for all your hardwork and generosity in supporting these fundraisers. The February

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Grade 5 Annual Car Rally

Grade 5 students competed in the annual Car Rally; this is an opportunity for students to showcase their electric car creations! Students learned the role of various components and control devices that are part of an electrical system. At the same time, they develop skills of problem solving and teamwork. Great job grade 5s and

Grade 5 Science

Students constructed battery powered vehicles in Science and participate in a car rally to determine the fastest, straightest, strongest and most versatile car. These are videos of the students testing their battery powered vehicles for our car rally in the gym March 7th. They can test if their car can go up ramps, over versatile

Wampum Belts in Grade 6 Social Studies

Mrs. Grant-Suttie's Grade 6 students had the opportunity to learn about Wampum Belts. Wampum beads were used to create patterns on belts. These belts are used as a guide to narrate aboriginal history, traditions and laws.

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Grade 5 at the Glenbow

Grade 5 students went on a field trip to the Glenbow museum. While there, they studied historical artifacts and learned more about early life in Canada.

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Rube Goldberg with Mrs. Lee

Mrs. Lee's class is pleased to share our Rube Goldberg inventions for our Simple Machines unit. The students had to create an "invention" that either popped a balloon or delivered a pencil. Their machine had to have at least 3 simple machines in it. Students had a great time building elaborate Rube Goldberg machines to