What's Happening in the Learning Commons
Travel the World TogetherPosted on: Jan 18 2021
On January 27th, it is Family Literacy Day -a day to celebrate how important and fun reading can be! The theme this year is “Travel the World Together.” To celebrate together, MES is sending home…
Save the Date!Posted on: Oct 26 2020
Dear families, Mark your calendars! The fun and excitement of a Scholastic Book Fair is coming to our school! To adapt to our changing needs, Scholastic has developed a Virtual Book Fair to provide an…
Magic Tree House-Jack and Annie's Favorite Halloween…Posted on: Oct 16 2020
Jack and Annie love adventures but they also love to make delicious recipes too! Check them all out at the link below. CLICK HERE FOR RECIPES
Welcome Back to SchoolPosted on: Aug 27 2020
Welcome back to school. It's going to be an interesting year this year. Some parts of school may be a bit different but you will still be able to come to the library and check out books! Classes…
Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book Fair Has BeganPosted on: Sep 18 2019
The book fair has began. Elementary students are enjoying the great selections of books. Book Fair Dates and Times Wednesday, September 18 8:30-4:30 Thursday, September 19 8:30-7:30 Family Night…
Book Circulation Has BeganPosted on: Sep 17 2019
School has began and students are already checking books out of the library. Here are some tips to help your child enjoy reading. 1. Make time for reading. If you and your children have jam-packed…
Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book FairPosted on: Sep 11 2019
Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book Fair Coming Wednesday, September 18, 2019. Everyone welcome!
Grade 3 Social Studies-Mrs. Stevenson's ClassPosted on: Mar 21 2019
This is our grade 3 Social Studies Project. Students have conducted research to answer the question, "What is the quality of life like in Peru?" They used research skills and summarizing skills to present…
The Book Fair is OpenPosted on: Mar 14 2019
Book Fair Hours Thursday 10:00-4:00pm Friday 10:00-12:00pm Come and check out the DINO-MITE books!
Scholastic Book FairPosted on: Feb 28 2019
Ready to STOMP, CHOMP and READ? The Scholastic Dino-Mite Book Fair is coming to the Learning Commons. Wednesday, March 13th-8:30-4:00 pm and 5:00-7:00 pm Thursday, March 14th-10:00-4:00 pm Friday, March…
How Reading With Your Children Can Help You Develop…Posted on: Feb 11 2019
Check out this article from the "Brightly" web page. “I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning how to sail my ship.”—Louisa May Alcott, Little Women We can give our kids experiences that…
Snow Day at Magrath Elementary SchoolPosted on: Feb 4 2019
Due to the extreme cold weather outside, students enjoyed several indoor activities during recess and lunch hour. Students here are enjoying a Geronimo Stilton movie in the Learning Commons.
Grade 5 Class Reading BooksPosted on: Jan 23 2019
Students come into the library daily to check out books. Today Mrs. Vanhala's Grade 5 class took advantage of all the comfy reading spots throughout the Learning Commons to settle in and enjoy reading…
Magrath School Grand OpeningPosted on: Jan 14 2019
On January 29th there will be a grand opening for the modernization of the both Magrath Elementary and High Schools. Dignitaries from Alberta Education and Board members will be in attendance. There…
Magrath Public Library is in the Learning CommonsPosted on: Jan 14 2019
Lots of changes have happened in the Learning Commons. The Public Library has moved in with us. Come and check it out at the Grand Opening.
Learning Commons in DecemberPosted on: Dec 20 2018
The Learning Commons is a busy place. Students are participating in a variety of activities throughout the day. Reading, researching, homework and many more activities. Mr. Wutzke and his grade six…
Searching for BooksPosted on: Dec 20 2018
With the help of Mrs. Gieske, students use computers to search for books they want to read. They're developing excellent library skills through this activity.
Christmas PresencePosted on: Nov 21 2018
Our annual Christmas Presence will be starting on December 3rd and running until December 14th. We invite everyone to bring a non-perishable food item into the school to be given to those in our communities…
Get Your Summer Reading Through Overdrive!Posted on: Jun 21 2018
All students and teachers in the Magrath Elementary School have access to OverDrive. This is a great way to read during the summer. Each student needs their Westwind email and student password. If you…
Library Books Due June 13thPosted on: Jun 12 2018
All library books are due Wednesday, June 13th.