Tag Archives: Room 9

Learning in Flight

Today, Room 9 looked at aerodynamics, and tried to create the best designs for time in air, distance, and style. Then we had our own air show. Great work Primary…

Marco Polos

Primary 5 has been working on their skills of compass directions and coordinates. Today, they were incredible at following directions to solve a mystery, then, making their own mysteries to…

Homework Heroes

Room 9 has begun to research green spaces and their benefits to our society. Everyone has taken a unique and personal approach to their research. As their learning develops, I…

Green Thumbs

Room 9 has been working really hard at making getting their plants to grow. They were learning about root rot and the importance of re-potting growing plants. Great work Room…

Measurement Masters

Today, to kick off our measuring topic, we decided to challenge some volunteers to follow a recipe using only their hands. We were trying to make play dough, but it…

Battle of Culloden Dodgeball

Room 9 has taken their learning to the fields. After learning about the Battle of Culloden, primary 5 took part in Battle of Culloden Dodgeball. They not only had to…

Fairtrade Debates

Room 9 is learning to adapt their skills of persuasion to create debates. As part of Fairtrade Fortnight, teams worked to come up with arguments for and against some beliefs…

Twinkle Twinkle Little Stars

Some children who have been practicing their musical skills were kind enough to share their skills with the class. Great work guys! Stars in the making! Violin is a very…

Time Will Tell

To help us learn about time, Room 9 spent some time outside building hoola hoop clocks and practicing moving the hands, to figure out how long an activity would take.

HOT Reading Skills

Room 9 has been working hard for weeks to develop our abilities in HOT (higher order thinking) questions. We have practiced answering HOT questions, writing our own HOT questions, and…