“Boom! Zap! Pow! Put on your capes, because this Friday November 15th is RCS Elementary Hero Day! Students are invited – no, encouraged to come dressed up as a favourite hero — a Bible hero, a comic book hero, a community hero… the possibilities are endless. This is a chance to get creative and honour […]Read more "Hero Dress-Up Day"
This Friday, Chapel will be focusing on Remembrance Day. Each student will be given the opportunity to wear a poppy. These poppies are from the Royal Canadian Legion and a small donation is encouraged for the Legion that supplied RCS with these poppies. We encourage you to talk with your child about Remembrance Day and its significance. […]Read more "Remembrance Day Chapel"
Students had a very enjoyable and hands-on time with the pumpkins you brought in this week. Our kids were very excited to meet their new buddies this year, and connected well with them. Students have been working towards a class party since they started school in September. During the much-anticipated party this afternoon, the […]Read more "Jesus, Light of the World and More"
It was a real treat meeting many of you at parent teacher conferences. The time was short, but so precious. I have been looking forward to those 15 minutes since Meet the Teacher night. Thank you for making the time to get together in person as a team for your child’s learning. This week, we […]Read more "Partnering for Literacy"
Memory Verse: Students wrote the verse in their own words, made personal connections to it, and or asked questions about it in their Memory Verse Reflection Books on Friday. The heading “God who sees me” (El Roi) pairs well with our morning devotional series on stories that tell the names of God. Inspiration for the […]Read more "1st Checkpoint (Thanksgiving)"
Last week, we launched our core competencies learning with a fun, hands-on, “STEM” (Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics) activity called Save Sam! This week, we will continue developing and refining our proficiency in the 3 core competencies, with a focus on Communication. We are all looking forward to our next core competency “focus” event which […]Read more "Up Up and Away!"
It was a treat to be able to share a bit about myself with you all and to meet so many of you last Tuesday. I wish I’d been able to learn all your names, but that will come in time. Before you know it, parent-teacher conferences will be upon us. Spelling (practice round) […]Read more "A “P.S.” to Meet the Teacher Night"