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JK Five Senses Festival

Posted on January 18

At the end of the Unit of Inquiry exploring the Five Senses the JK class holds a Festival, to share their learning with their parents. Our JK students move from station to station with their parents to share their knowledge and explore the five senses with their family. Smelling, seeing, touching, hearing and tasting are explored thorought the unit. The best part is the big 5 Senses Festival day when families participate with their children.

Each student makes a Five Senses hat to wear on the day of the festival; the hat demonstrates the five ways that we perceive our world.

Care & Share 2018

Posted on December 20

Our December community action is a food drive for the Teresa Group. Families contribute, students sort and package the donations and make Christmas cards for the residents of Meighan Lodge. This year our Grade Two class took many boxes of food to the Teresa Group and helped sort the donations.  Kids Can Too also hosted a toy drive and donated gently used toys to Oasis.

 

Holiday Concert 2018

Posted on December 18

Our students certainly sang in the winter season with enthusiasm and energy. All grades participated in an instrument piece like xylophones, recorders, bells and body percussion.  Junior and Senior Choirs entertained us with some very special music. The whole school choir sang a number of songs magnificently.

The December Concert brings the SBS community together around music. This year's selections put us in a festive mood for a wonderful holiday! Our thanks to Mr. Barkhuizen and our students for the lovely evening.

Singing for Seniors 2018

Posted on December 12

Our Grade 5 and 6 classes walked to our local retirement residence to sing some holiday songs for the residents of Meighan Lodge.  After singing for their audience, students share Christmas cards with the residents, and chat with them about their experiences, memories, and hopes for the holidays. This action is a highlight of December activities every year at SBS.

Movie Night 2018

Posted on December 10

Kids watching a movie in pyjamas, relaxing with their stuffies and sleeping bags, enjoying pizza and popcorn, and having a great time with friends on a Friday night - that is Movie Night at Sunnybrook. A super time for everyone, provided by the Sunnybrook Parents Association and their team of fearless volunteers who make movie night so special that 90 kids signed up to be there! Incredibles 2  was a great choice for the evening.

Thanks to everyone who made the night such a memorable community event.

 

Halloween 2018

Posted on November 1

SBS had a great Halloween. Students dressed in their costumes and celebrated with a dance party and a parade.

Sunnybrook Reads 2018

Posted on October 27

Sunnybrook Reads brought our community together again this year to celebrate literacy. This is a great event, featuring our beautiful library.

Our families generously donated 192 books to our library. Thanks to you all!!!

These new titles will be processed shortly and added to our collection. Your children will be the first to sign out their birthday books to take home and enjoy reading with you.

Our Action Café brought in $870.90 for the Children's Book Bank, to share our love of literacy with others in the Toronto communitThe Grade 5 class did a wonderful job serving refreshments to the entire school, our thanks to them and their parents for making this such a success and to our community for their donations towards this wonderful cause.

We love this day in the school, seeing so many people come together to share their love of reading with their children and support our library. Thank you, Ms Mactaggart for a organizing the Birthday Book sale, and your wonderful selection of books throughout the year.

Grade Six Graduation

Posted on June 20

On June 14 our Graduating Class was celebrated with family, friends and faculty together. Each student gave a speech, and their words were thoughtful, unique, and caring. They looked so grown up! It was delightful to hear their memories and thoughts about their time SBS. And we all had great fun at the party afterwards.

We congratulate our students on their acceptances into schools for Grade Seven. Our grads will join UCC, Havergal, de la Salle, St Andrew's College, St Clements, Branksome Hall, Royal St George's, Greenwood, York School and Bessborough. We are very proud of them and wish them well in their new adventures.

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