Category: Field Trips

Sights and Sounds from a Field Trip

“Coooool! They fly under water!” “I think he likes me.” “Which way the sharks are?” “They look smaller in real life.” (A huge thank you to Daytrippers for making this fun and fascinating field trip to the Vancouver Aquarium possible …

Summer

A wonderful field trip to mark the end of a wonderful school year. Looking back, the events, activities and learning were all certainly memorable – but it’s the kids that make this job so special.  I’ll miss this group of …

Wednesday Roll Call: Shazil

Meet Shazil. He wants to be a rockstar when he grows up.  And a policeman.  I honestly have no doubt that he can’t do both; Shazil is a little sponge with one of those “steel trap” brains that soaks up …

‘S’ is for Starboard

We embraced our inner Captains and had a wonderful time at the Vancouver Maritime Museum yesterday.  We learned about tugboats and even had a chance to build our own before going aboard the real RCMP vessel, the St. Roch. After lunch, …

The Patch

Is this one the same size as my head? Those were the guidelines.  No bigger than your head and you should be fine carrying your pumpkin back to school.  I thought this was pretty clear until a little boy asked …

Life’s a beach

Get married.  Check. Wow.  How on EARTH does one go back to work in the classroom after such an amazing week? You don’t.  You go to the beach. A remarkable field trip to mark the end of a remarkable year. …