Quel âge a un arbre?

Students in a grade 3 and 4 French Immersion math class will explore the measurements of trees growing in their school yard with the goal of finding the oldest tree and the tallest tree on the property. We will begin by taking a tour of the yard, and identifying the species of trees that we […]

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8th Wonder of the World

Grade 6 students, in groups of 4, will have 15min or so outside to create the “8th Wonder of the World” using natural materials. The goal is to have them flex their creative and imagination muscles to build a structure or a place of wonder. They will then have a chance to explain their “8th […]

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Collingwood School Earth Day Gr. 8’s

Beach Clean up and Plastics Alternative workshop Attendance — Sign in by Workshop Intro – Set the Stage — Sam Weiss A Plastic Ocean Viewing (22 min) McCord Gym Chaperones will be needed to help with attendance and crowd mgt Load Buses Bus Loop Travel to Beach Clean Up Locations Beach Clean Up & Planned […]

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November Project Vancouver

November Project is a worldwide free fitness movement that creates community through fitness… 49 cities around the world are working out every Wednesday morning! We are an all ages, paces, fitness levels group – whatever your 100% is, we will take it! It’s a super inclusive, positive and encouraging crowd that is very welcoming and […]

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Sound Mapping

The Grade 6s will be going outside to partake in a sound mapping exercise. On a piece of paper they will draw an X on the centre of their page. They will quietly stand in one spot and, using their ears, draw what they hear around them and locate it on their page (N,S,E,W). Seeing […]

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Vancouver Bird Week 2019

From bird nerd to bird curious, from wise old owl to adventurous tot, there is an event for everyone during Bird Week: May 11-17, 2019. Bird Week is a week-long series of events to celebrate Vancouver’s birds. It was inspired by World Migratory Bird Day, a United Nations-sponsored initiative that recognizes the importance of birds […]

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