John Galt P.S. Library

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Learning Commons Information

Library = Learning Commons
It's a place to learn, to discuss, to collaborate and it's for everyone!

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We have over 15,000 items, many of them brand new, for your reading enjoyment. Come "check us out" today! 

The JGPS library now subscribes to magazines!  

Titles include:  
  • Hockey News
  • National Geographic Kids
  • Star Wars comics
  • Chickadee 
  • Discovery Girls
  • Owl 
These magazines can be signed out and enjoyed in the classroom or at home. 

The Wonder Table 

* a discovery centre
* a place for hands-on-learning
* inquiry = what do you wonder? 

Some examples of past "Wonder Table" activities: 

exploring the culture of Aboriginal Canadians

What are structures? 

Students provided input into where they would like new natural playground materials (e.g. rocks to sit, log benches, new trees) 

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