Grade 5 – Hour of Code

Mr. Andrew Da Silva Computers

In this unit, you will look at how people interact with technology.  You will design a Minecraft world that moves and acts similar to reality, but programming characters to act randomly and exercise certain functions or commands by themselves. Use the link below to go to Minecraft Designer CLICK HERE for Hour of Code Minecraft Designer  

Grade 7 Hour of Code

Mr. Andrew Da Silva Computers

Khan Academy Drawing with code.  Student will use math and javascript to program simple shapes and drawings. https://www.khanacademy.org/computing/hour-of-code/hour-of-drawing-code/v/welcome-hour-of-code  

Skating Consent Form

Mr. Andrew Da Silva Classes, Events, News

The PA Skating Party will be held on Tuesday, December 18th. For more information see attachment and consent form.  Some basic information, please take note of the following: The Skating Party will be held at Moody Park Arena located at 701 8th Ave in New Westminster (next to New Westminster Secondary School). Grades 2, 3, 5, 6 skate from 9:30 am …

Updates for Week of October 16th

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 families, A few important updates. As you are probably aware, Provincial examinations of Numeracy and Math will be taking place this month beginning next week.  While key concepts are being reviewed in class, it is important that students also practice writing the exams at home.  Sample exam questions can be found at https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/administration/kindergarten-to-grade-12/assessment/foundation-skills-assessment/fsa-samples Please read through the brochure at https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/administration/kindergarten-to-grade-12/assessment/fsa-parent-brochure.pdf …

FSA and Confirmation Information

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 families, I hope you are all enjoying the Thanksgiving weekend. As you are probably aware, Provincial examinations of Numeracy and Math will be taking place this month.  While key concepts are being reviewed in class, it is important that students also practice writing the exams at home.  Sample exam questions can be found at https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/administration/kindergarten-to-grade-12/assessment/foundation-skills-assessment/fsa-samples Please read through the …

Grade 7 Update for week of October 1st

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families, A few notes as we enter the month of October. FSA administration is fast approaching, while efforts our made to prepare students in class, success is dependant upon students also reviewing material at home.  Practice resources for Numeracy and literacy can be found at https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/administration/kindergarten-to-grade-12/assessment/foundation-skills-assessment/fsa-samples .  For sample tests, pop-up blocker must be removed and a random 9 …