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Our New Unit of Inquiry

Dear Parents, We will be starting our new UOI: Interactions with Nature An inquiry into rights and responsibilities in the struggle to share finite resources with other people and with other living things. With the lines of inquiry: The natural … Continue reading

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Week of Oct. 15 – 18

Dear EY2 Families, We hope that everyone enjoyed the long weekend. Children have been telling us about the interesting ways you are spending your time together, helping us to build connections as we inquire into family relationships. To sort out … Continue reading

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Week of October 7th – 11th

Dear Parents, Last week we were busy delving further into our UOI “Relationships.”  The children used blocks and Legos to create their houses and discussed the different roles people have in their home. We also focused on building positive relationships … Continue reading

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Week of Sept. 30 – Oct. 4

Last week the children in EY2 met a new set of reading buddies from Ms. Jen’s grade 3 class. The third grade classes will be taking turns visiting us on Wednesday afternoons, so we are fortunate to have lots of … Continue reading

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Week of Sept. 23rd – 27th

Dear Parents, We hope you had a nice long weekend! We had a short week last week, but we discovered a lot! The children continue to be interested in the creatures and plants they find outside.  Last week we inquired … Continue reading

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Week of Sept. 16 – 18

Last week in EY2, the children continued to work on their self portraits, exploring personal identity and developing keen observation skills. They also continued work on their family portraits, discussing the relationships within families and building vocabulary. We are learning about … Continue reading

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Week of September 9th -13th

Dear Parents, We are continuing our art project with Ms. Daisy and talking about warm and cool colors.  We are in need of recycled materials (tissue rolls, cardboard egg crates, bubble wrap, etc.).  please send in these materials as you … Continue reading

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House Assembly

Tomorrow morning at 8am, we will attend our first House Assembly of the school year. Children are invited to wear their house shirts, and are reminded to arrive at school on time as we will be leaving the classroom promptly. … Continue reading

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Week of September 2nd – 6th

Dear Parents, Thanks so much to everyone who attended our coffee meeting this morning. It is wonderful to have such a supportive community! The slides from our presentation are now posted in the ‘Pages’ section of the blog (click on … Continue reading

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Week of August 26th – August 30th

Dear Parents, We have had a wonderful start to the year and everyone is more settled and enjoying their days at school.  This week we will begin our Unit of Inquiry, “Who We Are,” with the Central Idea: Interactions with … Continue reading

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