>National Forest Week is promoted across Canada by the CFA and regionally byvarious provincial/territorial forestry associations, corporations, agenciesand individuals. Established circa 1920 as Forest Fire Prevention Week, theintention was to encourage greater public awareness towards Canada’sforests. At the time, there was no apparent shortage of trees for industrialexpansion – the greatest threat came from …Details
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>I conducted a workshop for our school division yesterday for about 50 grade 4 – 5teachers. I complied a list of web resources for a Digital Classroom. I tried a new approach … I did a quick infomercial into having a digital classroom, pointed the teachers to the web resources including online tutorials and then …Details
>If parents want to help their child become a better reader, Reading Rockets has a special section with Strategies to help children who Struggle with Reading. Summer is a great time to invest some time with your child to ensure that he or she is ready and excited to return back to school in …Details
>Here is a blog posting from Let’s Play Math about 7 things to do with a 100’s chart:Nice Smartboard activities ….
(1) Use it as a number line to do addition and subtraction beyond what your child can handle mentally. Develop mental math skills by showing how to add or subtract the tens first (counting up …
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