Mental Math, Peace Day and 2A Assembly

September 22, 2017

2A HEALTH AND WELL BEING SUPER HEROES Congratulations to all of the 2A superheroes who wowed the audience today during the 2A assembly!  Students put on an extremely entertaining show, involved the audience and brought tears to the eyes of teachers and parents alike.  A heartfelt thank you goes out to all of the parents […]

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Curriculum Night, International Library Day and Measuring Mass

September 15, 2017

CURRICULUM NIGHT A big thank you to all of the parents who were able to make it to Wednesday night’s curriculum night.  I hope you are feeling as inspired as we are about project innovate and the new focus on maths in the primary school.  If you were unable to attend or would like to […]

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Health and Well Being, Bar Graphs and Grilled Cheese

September 8, 2017

BAR GRAPHS Students worked in pairs to develop a question, survey the class, collect data in a table and create a visually appealing bar graph.  We extended our knowledge of bar graphs through a fun Flocabulary lesson featuring Bar Graph Girl (the only bar graphing super hero in the world!)  Students learned about the important parts […]

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What Are Grade 2 Learning?

September 1, 2017

THIS WEEK Students took part in many exciting and engaging activities.  We began digging deeper into some of the relevant questions from our unit and we explored ways of representing numbers in math.  There was also a special visit from Mr. Grantham, Hank and Stanley.  They taught us about the importance of what we say […]

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Graphing, Good Fit Books and our Essential Agreement

August 25, 2017

Should parents set their children’s bedtimes or should children have a say in the matter?  This is one of the questions we discussed this week as we looked into making choices which affect our health and well-being.  We enjoyed a lovely, healthy picnic together on Thursday where we exhibited qualities of a risk-taker by trying […]

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Picnic This Thursday

August 21, 2017

This Thursday August 24th 2017, 2A will go on a class picnic.  We will be walking to a park across the street to enjoy some fruits and vegetables together.  Each child should bring some fruit or vegetable for sharing which is washed, cut and ready to eat.  We will be working on being risk takers […]

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Busy First Week

August 18, 2017

It has been a busy and productive week of learning in 2A. To view our photos from the week you can always click on any of the photos on the blog to view the entire album.  As well as learning about each other through art and games, students discussed a wide variety of emotions which […]

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Friday Shared Snack

August 17, 2017

This Friday, Aug. 18th, 2A will have a shared snack to commemorate the successful completion of our first week of grade 2.  Each student should bring a snack that they would like to share with some students in the class.  We do not need students to bring enough for the whole class, as everyone will […]

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Welcome to 2A!

August 10, 2017

Dear 2A students and families, What an exciting year we have ahead of us! I can’t wait to meet you all and find out about your special talents and your interests.  You can look forward to a wonderful experience in Grade 2.  We will build a strong and supportive community where we will use everyone’s […]

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