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  • Probability Experiment: Spinner to Decide a Snack

    Students carried out the probability experiment below. Students made predictions on how many times it would land on a healthy snack out of 12 spins. One student predicted it was more likely to land on a healthy snack because 2 of the 3 spaces were healthy.

    We collected data from the entire class and found that from all of our experiments, the spinner landed on healthy snack 108 times and on unhealthy 48 times.

    To extend the activity, we used a computer simulation to simulate the experiment. We ran the simulation 1012 times and discovered that it landed on healthy 742 times and unhealthy 370 times. We discussed that it landed on healthy almost exactly two-thirds of the time!

    Posted by Patrick Johnson
  • T-Shirt Costume Order Form for Musical


    Posted by Patrick Johnson
  • Multiplication Math Games
    Our Gr3 class loved playing these two multiplication math games!

    Knock Out!

    Multiplication Golf!

    Posted by Patrick Johnson
  • Multiplication Concept Circles

    Posted Mar 22, 2019, 4:22 AM by Patrick Johnson
  • Black History Month
    February is Black History Month. In class we read a book about Rosa Parks as well as a book about a little league baseball team that was trying to play in the Little League World Series in the 1950s.





    Students also go to explore this really interesting timeline (click on the picture below).

    https://www.tiki-toki.com/timeline/entry/85137/In-the-Know-Timeline-for-Kids-African-American-History/#vars!date=1930-11-10_23:08:57!


    Posted Feb 28, 2019, 12:06 PM by Patrick Johnson
  • Basketball Dribbling Courses
    Last week students made their own dribbling basketball course in gym! When students completed their dribbling course, they tried out each others. Some groups even joined their dribbling courses together to make a gigantic dribbling course!


    Posted Feb 28, 2019, 11:41 AM by Patrick Johnson
  • Into the Woods Jr. - Georgian College
    Thank-you to all of our students as well as our amazing volunteer for a wonderful trip yesterday!


    Posted Feb 28, 2019, 11:36 AM by Patrick Johnson
  • Graphing and Symmetry

    Posted Feb 21, 2019, 12:00 PM by Patrick Johnson
  • Building Bridges- STEAM Activity

    Posted Feb 8, 2019, 11:14 AM by Patrick Johnson
  • Sorting Monsters into a Venn Diagram- Stop Motion

    Posted Feb 8, 2019, 10:58 AM by Patrick Johnson
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