Month: February 2017

Information Technology|Science Presentations|Jk’s Visit Science World

Information Technology Students have been improving their typing skills using Typing Instructor 5.0 with a focus on practicing using home row. The students have found the program engaging and effective. They have been able to see progress in a very short time and are looking forward to continuing enhancing their abilities.  Science Presentations The grade …

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Let’s Pretend|The Life of Vincent Van Gogh|The Science of Cooking|Cleaning Polluted Water|Changing States|Landforms 

Let’s Pretend The Junior Kindergarten students have been learning about stories in their ‘Let’s pretend!’ unit. Their primary focus has been fairy tales and they have been learning songs about Kings and Queens, the three little pigs and ‘Frozen’. The pictures show the students practising for their performance of the ‘King is in the castle’.  …

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Écoute la phrase et fais un dessin (Listen to the sentence and draw a picture)|Using a Scale|Circus Club

Écoute la phrase et fais un dessin (Listen to the sentence and draw a picture)  In French classes this week, students have been listening to Madame Severloh say sentences, such as, Je bois de l’eau (I drink water). Students then needed to draw a quick picture on their whiteboards that matched the sentence. Students showed a lot …

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Jobs in our Community

Jobs in our Community Students in grade one have been learning about community helpers. They have learned about the jobs in a school and conducted an interview with the principal, head master, receptionist and cook. Students had a visit from our school nurse where they learned that there are many different kinds of nurses, our …

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Chinese New Year 2017

Chinese New Year 2017 On Friday, February 3, students at Pythagoras Academy celebrated Chinese New Year. Students in junior kindergarten through grade seven participated in a variety of different activities. Students learned about the traditions and symbols of the holiday as well as the story of the Chinese Zodiac race. Many students decorated lanterns and …

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