Thursday, November 8, 2018

We Can Read the Bus Schedule

Log in.

Spell the words.

When you are finished, you can play a game, use Starfall, or read easy stories.

(c) 2017

Friday, October 5, 2018

A Bad Cold

Hello, students!

This week we read A Bad Cold.

Practice spelling.

When you finish, call me over.

Friday, September 28, 2018

At the Clinic


Log into Spelling City.

Practice your ABCs.

Friday, May 25, 2018

Our Posters

Let's make videos about our posters.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Let's See Canada!

We start in Atlantic Canada and end at the Pacific Ocean.

The Atlantic Provinces (3:36) They forgot to talk about potatoes!

Quebec (3:25 but worth it)

Ontario (1:49)

Manitoba (2:33)

Saskatchewan (1:01)

Alberta (1:00)

British Columbia (00:58)

Yukon's Northern Lights (0:32),

Northwest Territories' the Barrens (1:05)

Nunavut: Amazing People (1:24)

Canada is beautiful. This video takes you through every province and territory.

Visit for the checklist students used while viewing.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Our Canada

You asked me to teach you about Canada.

We made a book about Canada.

Spell the words.

We have a map.
Listen to the names of the provinces and territories.

Can you do this puzzle?

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Lien Goes Shopping

This week we read Lien Goes Shopping. It has words we know and some new words.

These are our spelling words. Log in to practice.

Friday, April 6, 2018

A Problem at Work

Now you can read the story of Abdi.

He hurts his back.  He gets a note from the doctor.

Here is the movie we made about Abdi.

Log into Spelling City. -->

Do your spelling assignment first.

Play a game.

Friday, March 2, 2018

We Can Use an ATM

Almost everyone banks at TD Bank.

We don't need an envelope to deposit a cheque.

We practice with our classroom bank machine.

Can you use this ATM?

Can you use a debit machine?

Monday, February 26, 2018

Fatima Goes to the Bank

This week we read Fatima Goes to the Bank.

Spell the words.

Play a game.

New students: practice ABC.

(c) 2007 Halifax Immigrant Learning Centre

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018


Log into Spelling City to practice our words.

Count Canadian money.

Monday, February 5, 2018


You voted to study SIGNS! I have never had a class vote for that before.

Here is a set of flash cards and games on Quizlet.

Watch this.

Friday, February 2, 2018

A Letter from School

Hello, students!

Watch this space. Sara has asked me to put the story on the blog for her.  I have to ask New Reader Press for permission. Stay tuned.

Meanwhile, click the Spelling City link to practice our words and sentences.

Fill in the word.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Our Needs Assessment

Thank you for voting.

We want to study:

  • the clock
  • signs
  • money and banking
  • the doctor / health
  • the library, and go there in good weather

Friday, December 15, 2017

Maria Gets Sick

Look at us read!

We can now read Maria Gets Sick.

We can do MOST of the activities in Kelly's activity pack.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

We Can See Detroit!

Click PLAY. >> Click FULL SCREEN. The slides change every 5 seconds.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

We Made Gingerbread Cookies!

Here is our LEA book just waiting for us to create the story.