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Creative Expression.

CREATIVE EXPRESSION: Unit Summary: We all respond to beauty. Students explore how we use a variety of literature to express ourselves. Students will inquire into how literature reflects our culture, beliefs and values. We come to understand the importance of valuing personal creativity, and the importance of the arts in reflecting and shaping cultures. Unit Understanding Through literature, we can express ourselves, our thoughts, Read full article »

Creative Expression and Geometry.

  This week the Adventurers have continued to go deeper into our learning. In our current Maths unit, Geometry, we have been investigating the properties of 3-D shapes and exploring how their edges, vertices and faces allow them to be grouped together with alike shapes. http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157633390617319/   We have also been delving further into the expanse that is Creative Expression, visiting the CMC to Read full article »

Creative Expression.

  Our focus of attention now shifts towards the final unit of inquiry of the semester, Creative Expression. This is obviously a broad concept  so for grade 2 we shall be focusing on written creative expression in particular. A brief summary of the unit is as follows: The unit understanding: Through literature, we can express ourselves, our thoughts and our ideas. Essential Guiding Questions: How can Read full article »


Literacy and the power of words. Reading, writing and verbal communication.