LEARNING AND FUN IN THE LIBRARY
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We've been redesigning the space to create new learning zones, from a tinkering "20% Time" space with a Take-Apart station (thank you Laura Fleming!), a drafting table, a light table, and 3D printer, to a comfy warm lounging reading zone, to collaborative "zoom" (KI) chairs, to the Digital Cafe with chargers and a great view. Students are flocking to the different areas for different purposes, creating new configurations and finding new ways to use the space. Everyone has been terrific with ideas and support, and we hope everyone finds a spot to learn in and enjoy!
Come grab the tool box and TAKE STUFF APART!
The challenge: can you do so without breaking anything? LOOK IT UP :)
Or come and MAKE instead! Thanks Mr. Harvey for the box'o'bits and the challenge to students, and your challenge this week: build the tallest free-standing structure using exactly
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Have you zoomed today? The zoom chairs allow you endless options.
Thanks SWAT Team!
SSR (Silent Sustained Reading) is a fabulous feature at Riverdale.
We all just STOP EVERYTHING AND READ.
Imagine that peace, that moment to quietly disappear into another world for 20 mns every day!
READING CAN ONLY HELP.
EVEN OLDER NEWS HERE
Come and see us if you'd like to try something new!
Riverdale CI TDSB
Lisa J. Dempster