Weekly Update for Nov 12-16, 2018

Good Afternoon, Please find below important dates to keep in mind for the next few weeks: NOVEMBER 12 – 16 STUDENT PHOTO ORDERS DUE on Tuesday, November 13th. Orders can be placed online at http://www.mountainwest.ca; follow the instructions on your proof sheet, or students can bring their order forms to their teachers. GRADE 9 IMMUNIZATIONS are…

Cultural Journeys – October 9

Acknowledgments from the week Impressive work from Talise, Tyler and Zaiden from Ms Lowe’s class. They visited a class in Whistler and taught them how to make salves and took the students on a plant walk. Miss Lindsey’s students did lots of work learning the language this week Miss Jenna’s students are almost done their…

LEX Nov. 11

Learning Expeditions Weekly Newsletter November 11, 2018 ______________________________________________ It was an exciting week at learning expeditions. Here are just some of the things we were up to this week: Junior Humanities students have been working hard with local artist Mehran Razmpoosh. Students are using their ideas and symbols generated around cultural sustainability to paint a…

Browse

Library Update November 2018 New Books! We’ve been continuing to add to our graphic novel collection. Author Svetlana Chmakova has three new books for middle to teen readers. Grade 4/5/6 Students! Kate from the Squamish Public Library will be dropping off the books for the Reading Link Challenge this month. This will be an opportunity for students…

Weekly Update for Nov 5-9, 2018

Good Afternoon, Please find below important dates to keep in mind for the next few weeks: NOVEMBER 5 – 9 LEARNING EXPEDITIONS BOOK CLUB FIELD TRIP TO THE WHISTLER CINEMA on Monday, November 5th from 9:30 – 1:00pm. GRADE 9 IMMUNIZATION CONSENT FORMS DUE on Wednesday, November 7th.  NEUFELD FARMS DELIVERY is on Wednesday, November 7th…

Weekly Update for Oct 29 – Nov 2, 2018

Good Afternoon, Happy Halloween Week! We wanted to take this opportunity to thank our PAC for putting on the “Fall Family Fun Night” last Friday night. It was a great atmosphere and such a wonderful opportunity for everyone in our school community to come together and have some fun!  Please see  the attached photos from…

LEX October 19th

Learning Expeditions Weekly Newsletter October 19, 2018 ____________________________________________________________________________________________ We had a wonderful week at Learning Expeditions with beautiful weather. Here are just a few of the things we were up to: Students in science started their story of biodiversity, learning how DNA can change through random mutation. Students also started their exploration of heredity. Humanities…

Weekly Update for Oct 15-26, 2018

Please see below important dates to keep in mind for the next few weeks: OCTOBER 15-19 CROSS COUNTRY RUNNING PRACTICE takes place every Monday at lunch. GRAD PHOTOS – will take place from October 15-18th at Howe Sound Secondary. To book, please visit mountainwest.ca. ABORIGINAL LEADERSHIP MEETING AT HSS – students signed up for Aboriginal Leadership will…

Library Update

Things are starting to get rolling in the Learning Commons.  From new books, to book clubs, to extended hours. We are also looking for parent volunteers to help with some of our programs. Come and see Kristin in the Library for more details. Find out more by reading our new Learning Commons newsletter:  Browse.   Click…

LEX October 13th

Learning Expeditions Weekly Newsletter October 13, 2018 ____________________________________________________________________________________________ It was another busy week at Learning Expeditions. Here are just a few of the things we are up to: Students in science studied the structure of DNA. Students created and interpreted their own DNA monuments. Humanities students are continuing with their portion of the Community Sustainability…