April Tribes at Home

Date: March 28, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

CHAIN REACTION This activity can be done with as few as two people and as many as you want. Sit in a circle, the first person asks the second person a question. The second person answers that question and then asks the next person a different question. You continue until everyone has had a chance…

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April Appreciations

Date: March 28, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

CONCOURS D’ART ORATOIRE Thank-you to all the grade 5 students who participated in the French Concours Oratoire. Congratulations to Danica Boisclair, Angelika Mullin, Nathan Blais, Edaward Schaler, Mathieu Gendron, Tristan Motard, Xavier Parenteau, Sagesse Landu, Neveen Beaupré(3rd place), Alexandre Magnan (2nd place), and Sofia St-Laurent (1st place). Sofia went on to represent our school at…

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April Parents Please Note

Date: March 28, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

SPRING CLEANING – DONATIONS WELCOME!    Do you have any items at home that are no longer needed that could be used at school?  We are looking to enhance our classrooms, and any donations of the following items would be greatly appreciated: Children’s Books:  Hardcover and softcover, in good condition Toys in good condition:  Playmobile, Lego,…

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March Special Notes

Date: February 28, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

BUS SAFETY WINNERS The winning classes for our bus safety campaign are: DV Pare Boersma We would like to thank our commissioner Alain Guy, who came to help judge the contest. Our school finalists will be sent to the Western Quebec School Board for the board wide competition. The top three schools will win a…

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March Tribes at Home

Date: February 28, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

TRUST WALK This activity is done in pairs and you take turn being blindfolded and being a leader. One person volunteers to be led with their eyes closed or blindfolded. The other member of the pair leads the person for five minutes, taking very good care of the blind partner. After five minutes, switch roles….

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March Appreciations

Date: February 28, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT The Eastern Volleyball Tournament was held at Chelsea School on Friday, February 16th. Sixteen Cycle 3 students represented Greater Gatineau.  Everyone had lots of fun, played fair and showed off our new purple sports jerseys! The children returned from a great day of sport with a record of 10-2-2. We are proud of them! Way…

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March Parents Please Note

Date: February 28, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

HADLEY INFORMATION SESSION On Thursday, March 22nd from 6 to 8 p.m., grade 6 students and their parents are invited to an “Information Evening” at Hadley Junior High School. More details will follow. PHONE NUMBERS & HEALTH INFORMATION We ask all parents to please make sure that they keep the office advised of any changes…

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February Special Notes

Date: January 30, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

WINTERLUDE  2018 This year, Winterlude will celebrate 40 years of family fun from February 2nd to February 19th. The Snowflake Kingdom, located in Gatineau’s Jacques-Cartier Park, is definitely North America’s snow paradise. Three weeks filled with exciting activities await you. You’ll have a great time on the giant slides, stand awestruck before the snow sculptures of…

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February Tribes at Home

Date: January 30, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

“Now I Am” is a game to explore our feelings and recognizing those feelings in others. Whisper a feeling or emotion into a participant’s ear have them out that feeling or emotion without using words other participants try to guess the feeling talk about the nonverbal cues we can see in others so we know…

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February Appretiations

Date: January 30, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT We would like to thank Mr. Birch and Mme. Dragomir who are practicing with our volleyball team preparing them for the Eastern Volleyball Tournament to be held at Chelsea School on Friday, February 16th.  LET’S GO GG, LET’S GO!! DESTINATION IMAGINATION We extend a big thank-you to Mr. Everson and Marie Eve Archambault…

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