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Festival du Livre – Sept. 19th & 20th

    French Immersion Families  Our French book fair will be on the same days as the Parent-Teacher meetings. Wed. Sept. 19th & Thurs. Sept.20th  12-5 pm There will be an excellent selection of books to develop your child’s French Language library … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome back to all returning students and welcome to all the new students to Seaforth! I hope everyone had a wonderful summer which included spending some time reading! Book exchanges for classes begin on Monday, September 10th.

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TumbleBooks

Burnaby School district has now made TumbleBooks available to all students. You can get to their site through Seaforth Library’s home page. Click LIBRARY on the horizontal bar and then click CATALOGUE on the vertical bar.  For students using the website at home, … Continue reading

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YRCA 2017 voting

  Voting will take place on Monday, April 10th in the school library!

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Book Borrowing guidelines for the Holidays

Students in grades 2 and up are allowed to take books out over the Christmas holidays with the understanding they do not take them on vacation with them. However, if they are going to be vacationing or visiting relatives for … Continue reading

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Thank you , Seaforth Families!

Thank you to all the students and their families who came to the Scholastic Book Fair. It was a great success, so much so that Ms. Higgins will be able to purchase new books with the funds that we raised. As they … Continue reading

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Thanks for the Donation!

In October, a grade 2 student had a birthday party in which he chose not to receive gifts but donations for a special cause. I was very honoured that he chose the School Library to donate the funds to as … Continue reading

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See the resemblance?

              As many students and staff know, every Halloween I dress up as a book character. So far, I’ve been Olivia, Baby Mouse, Fancy Nancy, Pete the Cat, Chester, and the Queen of Hearts. … Continue reading

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Halloween Book ‘Treats’!

              This Halloween, Primary classes were ‘treated” to two stories .  I read A Teeny Tiny Halloween, a new picturebook written by Lauren L. Wohl and illustrated by Henry Cole. It is loosely based on … Continue reading

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Div. 5 Inquiry – Famous French Canadian

Division 5 students , this Inquiry is a wonderful opportunity to learn about a famous French Canadian who has made a difference and an immeasurable contribution to society. Here is the link to readwritethink.org which has the biocube you will use to make your … Continue reading

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