Have a safe summer!
TDSB’s Virtual Library: You can access this through the TDSB virtual library page (https://www.tdsb.on.ca/library/ -> click the orange ‘i’ at the top of the page and it will lead you to the “About the TDSB Virtual Library” Link).
Other sites that are fun to explore together and that your children may be familiar with include:
Nelson K12 Open Access: Math, Science, Social Studies
Social Emotional Learning through Story:
https://www.nelson.com/learningonline/k12openaccess/?utm_source=Nelson+K-12+Mailing+List&utm_campaign=04577056a9-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_10_01_04_56_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7b28060370-04577056a9-291592221&mc_cid=04577056a9&mc_eid=ee89d02499Toronto Public Library: https://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/
Bill Nye the Science Guy: https://www.billnye.com/
TVO Kids: https://www.tvokids.com/
San Diego Zoo: https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/
Story Time https://www.storylineonline.net/
Virtual Tours of Museums, Zoos and Theme Park Rides https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/travel/a31784720/best-virtual-tours/
Check out any of these 3rd Party online tools for ideas and practise activities:
Here are some free parent online resources with connections to worksheets or activities that are easy to print. There are many options and menus:
Below is a fun multiplication flash game:
Below are subscription resources that you may be interested in (not endorsed). We are not encouraging subscriptions to any memberships, with all the free resources available, however a few families have requested that the information be shared:
History, politics, arts, science & more: the Canadian Encyclopedia is your reference on Canada. Articles, timelines & resources for teachers, students & public.
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Daytime Emmy nominated, Storyline Online, features celebrated actors including Viola Davis, Kristen Bell, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Wanda Sykes, Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Betty White and more reading children’s books to inspire a love of reading in millions of children worldwide.
Please click on Our Classrooms for email/web site information.
Upcoming King Edward School Council Meeting Dates:
Jun. 15, 2020
School Council sign-up:
Signup here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0544aeac22a5fb6-king1 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Parent Council Website: Our Parent Council now has a website. The link is: www.kingedwardschoolcouncil.com
Many thanks to Erica Kim for creating and managing the website. The site contains lots of information and also a “volunteer” button and a “donation” button. Currently, there is information in regards to the recent government cuts to education. The council is asking that parents visit the website to give feedback.