Archives for October, 2009

Please stop blurting out!!!*

How to change 'blurting out' behaviours.

Superflex!

For the past week or two we have been learning about 'flexible thinking' using Michelle Garcia Winner's 'Superflex' curriculum with the Grades 2 through 4 students.  The programme centres around a mythical town called 'Social Town'.  The greatest superhero that ever was used to live her but he has gone missing!!! In his absence, the 'Unthinkables' have been trying to take Read full article »

Tumble Books

Tumble Books is a huge online resource of books which can be read or listened to online. Many of the books have quizzes and questions afterword to help explore children's comprehension of the book. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Brain Pop

Brain POP is the home of fun learning! This site offers student the chance to explore many aspects of the world around us in a lively and exciting way. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Dance Mat Typing

BBC School's Dance Mat Typing is THE place to go for the least boring way to learn to touch type! This site takes student's through basic typing skills via a host of fun songs and crazy characters. No passwork required!