Archives for March 8th, 2011

The Big Trip

SubThis week and next week our G3 Social thinking group shall be preparing for the big trip to Subic next week.  Today we started to talk about any experiences we may have had of staying away from home. We will also talk about: what to expect from the trip what the expected behaviors will be what adults will be there that can help us what Read full article »

Friendship Day Prep.

During our scheduled Social Thinking sessions for the past couple of weeks our studnets have been working with other grade 1 students to plan for the Grade 1 Friendship Day this Thursday.  This has provided wonderful opportunities to practice many of the  skills we have been working on all year with new friends, new teachers and in new classrooms.. When we Read full article »

Our famous friends…

A couple of good friends of mine sent me their thoughts on growing up with dyslexia, ADHD etc. Orlando Bloom Richard Branson OK so unfortunately neither Mr. Bloom or Mr. Branson are friends of mine but I found both of these little clips really inspiring.  Branson in particular seems to have excelled in ways that probably NO ONE in school thought he would. 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!