Principal’s Blog

  • February 26th, 2021 February 26, 2021- Diversity week Mrs. Frayne’s class combined an art lesson with our diversity week theme and the outcome was beautiful and so powerful. The project involved choosing warm or cool colours. Next, students painted a background as a creative expression (no criteria other than the type of colours they could mix). This was followed by tracing... Read more »
  • February 19th February 19, 2021- Staff Celebration What a lovely way for the Topham staff to start a Friday! Topham families and members of the North Langley Community Church were so gracious and kind to stand in the cold this morning to share doughnuts and hot coffee with our staff as they arrived at work today. Thank you so much... Read more »
  • February 11th, 2021 February 11, 2021- States of Matter or Valentine’s Day Mrs. Frayne’s class is still busy learning about liquids, solids and gases. This week they changed water into a gas by boiling it, then the boiling water changed solid wax into a liquid and then the liquid changed back into a solid! Whew! All the while they were making... Read more »
  • January 15th, 2021 February 9, 2021- Friday January 15th, 2021 Happy New Year Division 12 discovered that this is the year of the Ox beginning on February 12th. According to astrologers, the ox denotes the hard work, positivity and honesty that will be manifested in all of us in the coming 12 months. Great traits to watch for in all of... Read more »
  • January 8th, 2021 February 9, 2021- Friday January 8th, 2021 Outdoor Learning Thursday Mrs. Davis’ class spent the day outside learning and I had the pleasure of joining them. The outdoor objective was to connect what they have been working on in class with the MindUp program (mindful listening and mindful seeing) to concrete experiences in nature.  Being mindful helps us... Read more »
  • November 6th, 2020 February 9, 2021- Friday November 6th Numeracy Development Mrs. Coulter’s class is busy learning about and practising the numeracy concepts of decimals, rounding, estimating and addition of decimals. The students were involved in a real life task of ordering a meal at a cafe and rounding the prices in order to more easily estimate the final cost of... Read more »
  • November 13th, 2020 February 9, 2021- Friday, November 13th Remembrance Day As a school we recognized our Veterans on November 10th. We couldn’t all gather together for an assembly, but we take time to honour our veterans. We listened to the bagpipes “The Last Post” and observed a minute of silence. Students from Div. 6 created a class poem and Takuma,... Read more »
  • November 20th, 2020 February 9, 2021- Friday November 20th Personal Narrative Division 5 has been working hard to write personal narrative this term. They were using the writing process to draft, edit, and peer edit their stories. They celebrated their hard work by sharing their stories and enjoying some popcorn! Twin Day What fun to dress the same and pretend to... Read more »
  • January 22nd, 2021 February 9, 2021- Friday January 22nd, 2021 Healthy Choices Mrs. Ngai’s class is learning about making healthy food choices and worked as a team to discover healthy foods starting with all of the alphabet letters. Some of them were tricky! Proficiency Based Scales Mrs. Davis is continuing to connect the new reporting proficiency scales to learning concepts in... Read more »
  • January 29th, 2021 February 9, 2021- Friday January 29th, 2021 ADST – Applied Design, Skills, and Technologies The ADST curriculum is an experiential, hands-on program of learning through design and creation. Mr. Wilson’s class is currently building bird houses to explore their design ideas and working hands on with a project. There’s going to be a lot of happy birds this... Read more »

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