Earth Fest 2019 – COME OUT – DIG IN

Celebrate Earth Fest Everett Crowely Park Saturday April 27th 11AM – 3PM Rewild Renew our Urban Forest Plant native flowering shrubs Create seed bombs for our bees and butterflies Enjoy Native Plant Nature walks Be a Community Steward supporting our parks and greenways Meet friends and neighbours, visit our Eco-partner exhibitors, enjoy music, crafts, art, […]

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Reading Writers Garden

Everyday is an outdoor day at University Hill Elementary School.  The Reading Writers Garden is a space tailored to quiet, contemplative time.  A space to read.  A space to write. A space to check out the birds and the magical tree.  The Bird Buddies will be inviting another class to visit the garden to have […]

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Mud Kitchen Madness

There are many examples of elaborate “Mud Kitchens” that grab the hearts and minds of early learners at recess and lunch.  Come and visit our not so elaborate “Mud Kitchen” in our outdoor learning area.  Students will gather in the “We Are One” stone circle and engage in loose parts play with stones, sticks, donated […]

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University Hill Elementary School BBQ

This event is spearheaded by Kate Foreman and the University Hill Elementary to celebrate Earth Day with the school community .  It is an invitation only event.  All food is pre-ordered and paid for prior to the BBQ.

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Outdoor Classroom & School Garden

At Homma we teach and learn outside everyday! Our daily learning is a closed event, but you can follow along with our wonders and explorations on social media at @roomtoplay.

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The Walking Curriculum 30-Day Challenge

The Walking Curriculum 30-day challenge begins on April 3, 2019 (National Walking Day). K-12 educators around the globe are committed to taking student learning outside for part of the day–rain or snow or shine–for 30 days. Outdoor, imagination- and inquiry-focused, walking-based learning will fuel cross-curricular activities students then pursue throughout the rest of their day. […]

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Tidal WAV- Saturday April 27

The Tidal WAV is taking place at Creekside Park in Vancouver on  Saturday April, 27 2019. Check here for up-to-date details…

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WAV Boy with Dandelion

Indigenous Plants in the Pacific Spirit Park – Session 2

The Grade 4/5 student facilitators of this group worked with a Musqueam Elder and a teacher to learn about Indigenous plants in the Pacific Spirit Park. They will be providing 1 1/2 hour sessions for another class of VSB students.  Students will have lunch with the facilitators at University Hill Elementary School for 30 minutes […]

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