Oops and Voicethread!

It looks like the online poll thing is not working right now. It is being worked on and hopefully should be working soon.  Also, some of the students were asking where the voicethread object is on the blog. Well, it is still not quite ready yet but should be by the end of Monday as…

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Thanksgiving!

I love Thanksgiving! The food, being with family, the long weekend. It’s a great time. I think it is the perfect complement to the fall season. The outdoors is beautiful with fall smells and brisk but not too cold fall days. It has to be one of my favorite seasons. We had a great week…

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Busy Day!

Wow! What a busy day! We had library, music and gym. I am very happy to see how hard the students are working. We also had a lot of fun. The students are enjoying our new game in Math. It is called “Boom”. We are practicing counting by 2,5, and 10. Starting at one end…

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Rover Goes to Mars!!!!!!

Hello everybody! This is the class of 3B talking. Today we did something really cool. We saw a slide video of the Mars rover. We saw a little picture of what is in a Mars rock. We saw how the Mars rover got from the earth to Mars and how it landed. We saw how…

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A New Week and Off to Mars!

Aren’t the weeks going by fast already? I can’t believe it is already October. Back in Alberta, we would already be looking forward to snow. Here, my wife is still pulling tomatoes out of the garden. We had a good day at school today. The students are enjoying learning to outline stories. Some students even…

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Weekends Almost Here!

Well, tomorrow’s Friday and I am sure the students are ready for a break. WE had a busy day today. Today is our “to and fro” day, as we move from music to library to gym. The students hardly had any time to work at their new desks! Students also had a small test today…

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Exciting News!

After having spent most of September with tables, our class now has desks. The class was very excited and enjoyed helping to move the old tables out and bring the new desks into the class. They are all set up and ready to use. Please come and see them if you have time! We also…

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Social Voicethreads!

We have a lot of interesting things happening in our social class. We are getting ready for doing our very first voicethread. Today the students learned that a voicethread is a series of pictures and voice that tell a story or tell us about an event of importance to the students. Our first voicethread is…

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Friday Sept. 21

Wow! What an exciting day!! We had a wonderful day today; playing, learning and having fun. The students had gym this morning where they are practicing their soccer skills. We did a few relays so the students could work on their dribbling. We are continuing to work on our letter writing skills. The students are…

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