Summer Reading Opportunities
May 30, 2018
Studies have found that reading for pleasure is beneficial for kids in many ways including keeping up their reading skills over the summer and helping them succeed in school. Here are some of the opportunities that Kings Glen offers students to help them keep up with their reading.
Pi or Pie?
April 05, 2018
For Pi Day (3-14 for those of you not in the know) was deliciously celebrated in one grade 6 class with a pie contest and pi math problems. Students brought in pies and teachers taste-tested. While winners may have been named, technically everyone won because the pies were awesome and math was fun.
Mrs Rode's Pop Tab Crew Civic Project
March 12, 2018
68+ Pounds! That's what this year's Civic Crew from Mrs Rode's class collected for the Ronald McDonald House Charity. Read more about it here.
February 27, 2018
Various students worked in groups with Mrs Fitzgerald to create some cool movies. They agreed upon a simple rule or good policy for behavior that they wanted to illustrate. Then everyone worked to build, paint and detail a backdrop set and then mold characters from clay. The camera work was next - tedious picture after picture, movement after movement. All these where downloaded into a video editor where the team managed the timing, the slides, the narration, and the music. Finally after weeks of work, a split-second masterpiece was born.
Scholastic Book Fair is Coming
November 02, 2017
The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to the Kings Glen Library on November 27!!!!! For more information about shopping, volunteer opportunities, before and after school events, and the online fair, look here.