Mr. Austin - Archived - 09/2017

Important dates, homework information, video and photos of class work

Posted: June 23, 2017

awesome learnings today! Thanks to the chaperones it was a great day! Finish it with an ice cream at macdonald!! Part 2 coming up Wednesday june 21st

Posted: June 13, 2017


Wed, Jun 21/17 4:57 pm

Posted: June 13, 2017

don't forget your material for the Popsicle stick project

Posted: June 13, 2017

Posted: June 9, 2017


Thu, Jun 15/17 10:00 am

2nd Field Trip for our 150th Anniversary of Canada project

Posted: June 6, 2017


Thu, Jun 22/17 1:00 am

In M. Austin's grade 3 class:

  1. - There's are rarely sommative assessments, mostly formative assessments.
  2. - Student's learning is a work in progress/continum over the course of the year.
  3. - 1 on 1 conferences are the main key to provide a good communication of the teacher's expectations
  4. - We are a project base learning class to develop creativaty, STEM skills, self-esteem, leadership, critical thinking, problem solving and collaboration.
  5. - We are a learning community where everyone knows their strenghts and challenges
  6. - We also know our peers strenghts and challenges so we can help each other and know who we can go see for help
  7. - We respect each other and our differences
  8. - By Christmas everyone talk in French all day and every day.
  9. - There is no behavior problems, everyone is self-behaved
  10. - We celebrate student's success every day (the teacher or a student will stop the class to celebrate our peer success)
  11. - After their task, students are invited to help their peers or work on projects or something in their field of interest.
  12. - Student tells their teacher they love to come to school every day.
  13. - We have class discussion every day to increase oral skills and critical thinking
  14. - Students are the center of their learning and take ownership of their learnings 
  15. - The teacher talks 10-20% of the time and students talk 80-90% of the time.
  16. - Happinest is the most important thing for the teacher
  17. - We create monthly goal that increase results in numeracy
  18. - Balanced literacy is THE THING in our class haha
  19. - Student are sink into the French culture by music, photography, painting etc.
  20. - There's rarely conflicts in our class, everyone is equal and are in a great environment to learn.


Image Galleries


Added: Mon, Apr 24 2017
Shane's marble run
David, Lincoln and Tyson's marble run
Carey Price came to say hello to the students today!


Project "Une vedette dans la classe"
Updated list of the potluck contributions
Drama schedule for students in drama