Bravo to PD Volunteers!

Bravo to PD Volunteers!

A special thank you to both the Google Team (Cyndi Fiata, Cyndi Ross, David Creti, Omry Atar, and Robin Kravitz) and the Seesaw Team (Shanit Bouzaglio, Amelie Côte, Myriam Desgroseilliers, Samantha Kravitz, and Nick Roussos). The two teams developed and presented...
Akiva Innovators

Akiva Innovators

Isabelle Silva, member of the STEAM team, introduces everyone to the “pocket document camera “. A 3D-printed device equipped with a mirror which allows staff to share writing to students while on zoom...
The Science of Camouflage

The Science of Camouflage

Grade 1 wraps up their investigation of animal camouflage by creating their own classroom-camouflaged moths. Students learned about colour, pattern, and blending to keep their moths hidden in plain...
Center of Gravity

Center of Gravity

Grade 2 gets hands on with the concepts of balance and an object’s center of gravity. The students explore how a plumb bob can help them find the center of gravity for different objects and built their own acrobatic self-balancing paper...
Let the Games Begin!

Let the Games Begin!

   Grade 5 works on designing their sumo wrestling robots. The physical design of the robot is just as important as the code that decides how the robot behaves. A low center of mass and a well programmed light sensor helps the robots stay in the ring and win the...