“Can I start building now?” Those were the words of a very excited young student, ready to begin learning Industrial Arts at the Seabird Island Community School. That excitement is shared by many other students who are so dedicated to the class that they choose to spend their lunch hour in the wood shop. Teacher [...]
Seabird Island Community School held its Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser today. Students were out in the Seabird community in the past week collecting donations. Today was the day Elementary students flooded the gymnasium, and began skipping. And skipping. And skipping. SICS students and staff would like to thank Seabird Island Band and Community Members [...]
Science is about investigation. Science is about exploring the unknown. Science is about conducting unique, fun experiments – giving students the ability to understand concepts, and why things appear as they do. At Seabird Island Community School, Kim Schile’s Grade 5/6 class has been doing a great deal of experimenting in recent weeks – getting [...]
Colleen Marchant’s Grade 2 class and Jerri-Lynn Bogart’s Grade 2/3 class at Seabird Island Community School welcomed a group of visitors into the classroom Jan. 28 - in the form of Coho Salmon eggs. Bev Bowler, Education Coordinator for Fisheries and Oceans Canada, brought 55 Coho Salmon eggs for students to nurture, and eventually release [...]
Teacher Kevin Swaney had four of his students in the Seabird Island Community School Gym Wednesday. The game was badminton - but with a twist. A big white balloon was batted around instead of a birdie. The smiling faces say it all. A new Olympic sport possibly?
Seabird Island Community School faced Sts’ailes this past Monday at Seabird Island Community School. The SICS Warriors are scheduled to play at Agassiz Christian School Thursday from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. Head over and cheer on the Warriors... Check out some of the game photographs... [...]
Kim Schile's Grade 5/6 students at Seabird Island Community School began in interesting science experiment today in class. Bones were focus of the discussion. Students took two similar sized bones, placed one in a freezer bag with water, and placed the other bone in a freezer bag filled with vinegar. The plan is to closely [...]
Jessica McKerrow's Kindergarten/Grade 1 class at Seabird Island Community School has been working on a special project. The students have just finished writing books on mammals. "They had to pick a mammal, and then we talked about how all mammals have some things in common - they have a back bone, they have hair, and [...]
Everything gets left on the hardwood when Seabird Island and Sts’ailes do battle. The SICS Warriors met their rivals from Sts’ailes in a game of basketball this past Monday at Seabird Island Community School. Everyone got to play. Everyone learned some new basketball skills. The final score? That doesn’t matter. The kids had fun, and [...]
Seabird Island Community School was a busy place Wednesday, as Jennifer Nielsen's Kindergarten class, with the help of teaching assistant Brandi McCallum, and Cindy Watson's Grade 7 class, made gingerbread houses.