Category: Farm

May 20

We’ve had a whirlwind last two weeks, with our incredible Maker Faire Fundraiser, followed by an out and about action-packed week. (May 14-18), PBL Students prepared for the Maker Faire by setting up a See it, Try it, Buy it table for their friends…

April 21

On Monday PBL students jumped into their Maker Faire planning and exploration last week, choosing topics and exploration centres for the event. Today we started a felt plushies project. At first we learned how to scale up the pattern (1cm=1 inch) on grid paper….

Oct 15

PBL: We launched into an exciting Optics unit on Thursday. I was blown away by the depth of the kids’ knowledge about the way light works! We completed title pages and a Light Scavenger Hunt: “Oh, Visible Light… that’s a confusing one because are…

Sept 30

Monday/Thursday PBL: Samurai vs. Knights: comparing weapons, armor, reasons for fighting and time period. Newspaper Kimonos and Samurai costumes. Monday/Thursday Reading and Math: architecture project: design, blueprint, layout and perimeter measurements. Letter Personalities/ Construction Serendipity Smith dictation spelling strategies: stamp it out Doodle Listen:…

Sept 22

Our first few weeks of class have been action packed! The kids have all made fast friends, bringing their incredible imaginations and creativity to every aspect of our classes! We have built bird nests, explored the creek, and visited several beaches in search of…