• More families in Richmond benefit from $10-a-day child care October 3, 2022
    More families in Richmond will save thousands of dollars per year as eight local child care spaces convert to the $10-a-day program, helping familes get ahead and building high-quality, affordable and accessible child care as a core service in B.C.
  • More families in Surrey benefit from $10-a-day child care October 3, 2022
    More families in Surrey will save thousands of dollars per year as 61 local child care spaces convert to the $10-a-day program, helping familes get ahead and building high-quality, affordable and accessible child care as a core service in B.C.
  • More families in Shuswap benefit from $10-a-day child care October 3, 2022
    More families in Shuswap will save thousands of dollars per year as 36 local child care spaces convert to the $10-a-day program, helping familes get ahead and building high-quality, affordable and accessible child care as a core service in B.C.
  • More families in Nanaimo-North Cowichan benefit from $10-a-day child care October 3, 2022
    More families in Nanaimo-North Cowichan will save thousands of dollars per year as 40 local child care spaces convert to the $10-a-day program, helping familes get ahead and building high-quality, affordable and accessible child care as a core service in B.C.

 

 

Explore some of these great resources!

Websites

Wide Open School – Hosted by Common Sense Media, this is a collection of learning activities for students and for teachers.

Khan Academy – Secondary students can navigate this site, but younger kids may want to wait for teacher direction.

Rick Steeves Classroom Europe+ – This is a free resource allowing teachers to share the best of European art, history, and culture with their students.

Brainpop.com – Activities for all academic areas

Open Culture – Free videos, books, lectures, and courses

 

Free Videos

P.E. With Joe – Get moving with these fun routines!

We Are Teachers – A huge list of authors and celebrities reading and sharing activities. Scroll down the list to see the offerings for older kids and young adults.

Kenneth Oppel reads –  Canadian children’s author Kenneth Oppel reads from his novels.

Storyman Virtual Reading Series – Neal Shusterman reads his short stories.

 

Subscription Videos

150+ Educational Shows on Netflix – Homeschool Hideout’s list

 

Virtual Field Trips & Live Cams

Ocean’s Iniatives – Weekly virtual marine biology camps

5 Canadian Virtual Field Trips

Virtual Tours of 12 Famous Museums

30+ Virtual Field Trips For Kids

Live Cams – from the Vancouver Aquarium

Explore Live Nature Cams – Subscribe to this free Youtube channel.

Eagle Live Cams – The Hancock Wildlife Foundation’s eagle cams

 

Fine Arts

15 Broadway Plays & Musicals Online – This is a mix of free and subscription.

Sir Patrick Stewart reads a Shakespearean sonnet a day on his social media channels: Facebook Twitter Instagram

Cirque de Soleil – Enjoy from your livingroom!

 

Fun

Hogwart’s Digital Escape Room

Watch penguins explore the aquarium

Canada’s Wonderland – Free virtual rides!

Disney Virtual Rides – Disney’s Youtube channel

Office O365 Basics — Tutorials

 

 

Coming Events

October Celebrates National Principal’s Month!
Oct 5:  World Teacher’s Day!
Oct 10: Thanksgiving Day (schools are not in session)
Oct 12: Business Committee Mtg
Oct 12: Education Committee Mtg
Oct 21: Provincial ProD Day (non-instructional day)
Oct. 26: Hazelton/Kitwanga Teacher-Trustee Mtg
Oct 26: Regular (Public) Board Mtg (Majagaleehl Gali Aks Elementary School, Hazelton)

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Northern Health Info Line

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