This author Meghan McBride has created 22 entries.

21 May

Compass Skills

We are building our map-reading skills in Geography and learning to use tools such as a compass as part of our “Treasure Island” IPC topic. Here are some photos of our 1 Rwenzori students using compasses to find various items in the Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western areas of our campus. ...

21 May

Lunchboxes for Healthy Pirates

Diving into History, as part of our IPC topic “Treasure Island,” we researched the foods that pirates ate. Then, we sorted them into two groups: Healthy and Unhealthy. To demonstrate our knowledge and understanding, we planned, designed, and built “Healthy Pirate Lunchboxes” for our Technology project!    ...

02 Apr

Volcanic Fun on French Day!

Year 1 & 2 Students enjoyed learning about the history, culture, and geography of the African Island country of Reunion on French Day! Check out the smiles and excitement on the faces of these students after a successful volcano simulation that demonstrated how the French island of Reunion was born! ...

26 Feb

Place Value Fun in Year One!

Year One students are developing their Number Sense and Place Value understanding of two and three-digit numbers. Check out the photos to see how they “build and draw” in order to solve our Math Riddles! ...

04 Feb

Time Detectives Creating Artifacts

Incorporating Art and Design Technology, Year 1 Rwenzori students designed and built artifacts last week. Their creations showcased their learning about Historical events and monuments that honor or represent them. From the Moai of Chile’s Easter Island to Uganda’s Independence Monument, we became experts on places near and far! Check out the photos of our designs and final products…    ...

15 Jan

IPC Exit Point Activity!

As their Exit Point activity for our IPC unit “Hooray…Let’s Go on Holiday,” our Year One Students designed and built 3-D models of futuristic modes of transport. Just before the December holiday, they were ready to share their learning and understanding from the unit with their families. Check out the photos from their building and sharing process… ...