Category: Nature

‘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, …

Poppies

In Flanders Fields the poppies blow… Between the crosses, row on row. Some of our thoughts on “peace”: – Peace is giving people what they need. ~Kirti – Peace is growing flowers. ~Raza – Peace is sharing your snack. ~Shazil …

If I Could, Right Now

We’d make these. Pumpkin pancakes. Oh, yes – we’d eat these. Magnetic blocks – so cool. We’d definitely build with these. And for sure, we’d work on these. A girl can dream… (images:  Babyccino Kids, Design Sponge, Swiss Miss, Handmade …

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 …

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Close Encounters with the Wild

Yesterday, our school had the pleasure of watching a presentation put on by a group of wildlife conservationists called the Earth Rangers of Canada.  Not only did we learn more about the threatened habitats of the Monarch Butterfly, the Plains Bison, …