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Christine Squire
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Dioramas
Wow!  I am so impressed with the dioramas!  The students demonstrated really great comprehension of the novel with what they created  and explained about their dioramas.  Well done!

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Showcase Mountview 2017
Today was our annual Showcase Mountview open house!  We have much to be proud of!  Check out our class display! Each student picked out three of their favourite art pieces, plus we all put our dioramas on display.  In addition, each student wrote about thei...

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Bridge Building & Testing
Last week the students were challenged with a bridge building activity.  The challenge was to work in small groups to construct a sturdy, strong bridge that would span 15 centimeters!  Each group was given 50 straws and a roll of tape.  When the groups fini...

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Spirit Day: Hats on for mental health


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Science: Testing pillar designs
This week in science we were testing different shapes and designs of pillars to find out which is the most sturdy and can hold the most weight.  Which pillar design is the most stable, sturdy and strong?  We found out the cylindrical pillar hold the most we...

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School Spirit day! School colours
Today was school spirit day, school colours (blue and yellow)! (One of the grade 4 spirit leaders took our picture for us, sorry for the quality).

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Easter Bunny Art
Check out these cute bunnies!  We created them with watercolour and marker.

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In the style of Psyanky Eggs
For Easter, we made "cheater" Pysanky eggs.  We copied the intricate designs by using tissue paper and napkins and we covered our designs with Modge Podge. Step one: Cover the plastic eggs with white tissue. Step two: Cover with coloured tissue Finished pro...

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India
Last week we had two special guests come in to present to our grade threes about India.  Our guest are originally from India so they had lots of great information to share.

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Science: Building and Testing
Last week in science we did some testing of different shapes.  We were trying to discover if the arch shape is stronger or if the square shape is.  We tested with the weight of marbles, adding more marbles until the structure collapsed and then counting how...
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