Feeling confident in their ability as learners, having the courage to take risks, apply what they have learned and making appropriate decisions and choices.

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Our Inquiry into Photography
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Tuning In: Unit 2 – Images Communicate Meaning
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Open House – Term 1
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The Skill of Perspective-Taking
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What is Collaboration?
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Our First Unit of Inquiry
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Back to School Night Information
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Our First Week at School
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Where the Adventure Begins
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The Grand Finale

Our Inquiry into Photography

As we begun inquiring into our unit further, we discovered that there are many types of images that communicate meaning to us such as photographs, for example. As a class we have been working on class pet Rocky’s Photo Book since the beginning of this school year. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed having Rocky visit their homes and document his adventures with photos. Read More

Tuning In: Unit 2 – Images Communicate Meaning

Tuning In: As a provocation to introduce this unit, we surprised the class by putting up a barricade across the door to the classroom with warning cones and caution tape. Various signs were displayed at the entrance. Children were fascinated to discover this surprise yet not sure if they should enter. Everyone finally crawled in under the caution tape and met on the mat for circle time. We were full of questions and wonderings.

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Our First Week at School

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What an amazing week we had in our busy Creativity and Service class! From the very first day the children felt very comfortable. Everyone enjoyed meeting and exploring together with their friends once again after summer holidays. Our goal for the week was to work on building Our Class Community. We have spent time getting to know each other, playing team-building games, discovering our new schedule, reviewing routines, creating class agreements and making new friends.

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The Grand Finale

 

We were so proud of our students who proved themselves to be confident and passionate communicators by sharing their passions with us, including their passion for Pirate songs!

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