Saturday, 16 December 2017

Want to do some writing over the break? Why not get s Storybird account? You choose the pictures, then type the story online! Have fun!
Here are a few books you can read over the holiday to prepare yourself for grade 7:
Hatchet by Gary Paulson
The Seer of Shadows by Avi
Beastly by Alex Finn
House of Scorpions by Nancy Farmer
Tangerine by Edward Bloor
Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster Seed
Check out your local library and search for these titles!
Over the holiday please review past Math lessons and do Chapter 13 Probability and Chapter 11 and 14 Geometry (Use the link to the text). Happy Problem Solving!

Monday, 4 December 2017

Here is a fantastic website all about our favourite microorganisms! Visit Microbe Magic and decide for yourself whether microbes are in fact our friend or foe!

Thursday, 23 November 2017

Here is the Raz-Kids book, Are GMOs safe? for your information.

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Visit these videos from BrainPop to review the characteristics of amphibians, reptiles and mammals. Their distinct characteristics are what scientists use to classify organisms into their broad classes.

Sunday, 5 November 2017

You can find lots of information on endangered species on the Word Wildlife Fund (WWF) website at this link: and animals a-z:

Thursday, 2 November 2017

The World Conservation Film Festival aims to raise awareness on wildlife conservation to show the impact of our actions on these endangered animals and our world. 

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

This video about biodiversity was added by one of your classmates! Check it out!

What is the message in this video? How do you feel after watching the video?  How does this connect to your own life? How does this connect to what we are learning at school? What can we do to stop this from happening to our planet? How can we "be the change we wish to see in the world"?

Monday, 30 October 2017

A couple of more websites to help you improve your understanding of the six kingdoms of life.

Check out the six kingdoms on Brainpop to help you classify the organisms we found on our taxonomy walk!

Sunday, 22 October 2017

A brief history lesson on the origins of Halloween.

Why is biodiversity so important?

Saturday, 21 October 2017

A great website about biodiversity (and lots more Science) for you to explore at home! What is biodiversity and why is it so important? What can you do to help preserve the biodiversity on our planet? Find out answers to these questions and much more on the website below!