Butterfly release

Grade 1 (Class 102) and Grade 5 (Class 206) collaborate to release butterflies The McGill Biology Department has generously donated a Caterpillar/Butterfly Kit to help inform students about the life cycle of butterflies, and the exploration of nature. Ms. Ioanna and Ms. Jessica’s students had the opportunity of releasing a dozen butterflies into the wild. […]

Up in the air! -Grade 3

HOT AIR BALLOONS The grade three students worked to create a papier-mâché hot air balloon for our Unit of Inquiry “Up In The Air”. Students engaged in a multi-step process, that involved shaping the balloon with recycled strips of newspaper and paste. Students had to ensure that enough layers were added, to create a solid […]

Creepy, Crawly Insects

 The grade one students learned about various types of insects. 1. They explored how these insects help our environment, the foods they eat, the areas they live in and the predators that they have. 2. Students chose an insect of interest and researched information about that insect. 3. Subsequently, they saved their photos on the […]

STEAM Hoop Glider

CARLYLE BASE DAYCARE: STEM HOOP GLIDER STEM HOOP GLIDER Written by Michael Klymchuk and Kimmie Shori, Assisted by Mia Vu, Stephen Tudor, Thomas Murray, Dina Madani, Aidan Kayes-Ford, Rafael Kacou, Sunghoon Jin, Logan Knutson As fierce as a plane and as gentle as a butterfly, this is the Carlyle BASE Daycare STEAM Hoop Glider Project.  […]

Activité jardinage avec la classe de cinquième

1.Pour l’activité de jardinage, chaque équipe a une plante différente: tomate – laitue – oignon – haricot grimpant.    2. De plus, chaque équipe a quelques graines temoins et un environnement different ( à l’ombre – arroser avec du jus de pomme –  avec des déchets ).   L’objectif de ce projet est de voir quels sont les […]