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  • Hour of Code @ Sir Adam Beck JS

    Students were eager to participate in Hour of Code during Computer Science Education Week at Sir Adam Beck JS! In just about every classroom on one day or another, you would find students engaged in coding using various platforms from Scratch to Tynker and LightBot to other coding activities made available to students from Code.org. […]Read More »
  • Boys Volleyball Tournament @ Sir Adam Beck on November 27th

    On Tuesday, November 27th Sir Adam Beck hosted the boy’s pool C volleyball tournament versus Norseman, Millwood, and Broadacres. We were getting used to a new style of volleyball called Triple Ball so it was a bit of a learning curve. The boys played really well and had a great time. They were amazing ambassadors […]Read More »
  • The School Library Learning Commons and STEM – December, 2018

    The holidays are just around the corner and there’s so much happening at Sir Adam Beck! Many of you experienced some holiday spirit when you visited our annual Winter Bazaar. Sir Adam Beck was buzzing with the typical sounds you hear when large groups of people from the community come together to share stories, purchase […]Read More »
  • December 2018 Newsletter – Now Available

    The final newsletter of 2018 has now been posted! You can access December’s Newsletter here: Read More »
  • Importing iCal Events into Google Calendar and Apple Calendar

    If you’re a Google Calendar user and you want to import the calendar events (iCal) from the school calendar into your Google or Apple Calendar, follow the directions below (this assumes you’ve already exported the iCal events from the school calendar): Google Calendar Open Google Calendar. In the top right, click Settings. Click Import & Export. Click Select file […]Read More »
  • A Beautiful World Assembly – November 19th

    Hello! We are the student leaders of Sir Adam Beck junior school. We would like to inform you that on November 19th we are having a special guest who is from Uganda. She is a graduate from a Beautiful World. Her name is Prossy. Prossy will be speaking at our assembly about her life as a […]Read More »
  • Movember with Mr. Bates

    “Why does Mr. Bates’ face look different?” Besides keeping him warm during the increasingly cold days of November Mr. Bates’ hairy face is for a good reason. He’s participating in the Movember challenge this year. Movember started originally to raise awareness to, and money for, male cancers like prostate and testicular cancer. In recent years […]Read More »
  • The School Library Learning Commons (SLLC) – November

    There’s always something new going on at SAB’s Library Learning Commons (SLLC)! The Toronto Public Library staff have been busy presenting Hallowe’en stories, arranging some visits for the primary FI students from Reptilia, and we’ve updated our conference room to include an interactive panel. We continue to build our current SLLC into a true learning […]Read More »
  • Cross Country

    On the day of October 17th the cross country qualifiers ran their hearts out. The weather was against us, it was cold, wet, slippery and windy. Lots of us had trouble running but that did not stop Sir Adam Beck. A few qualified runners made it to the city finals. Way to go qualifiers we will […]Read More »
  • Hallowe’en Dance-A-Thon!

    Hi everybody! Get your spooky groove on for a big spooky dance party! We are asking you to bring a toonie to support charity on Oct 31. Here’s the link: www.beautifulworldcanada.org. The money that we raise is going to help girls in Uganda, Rwanda, and Sierra Leone. The charity works with local partners in Uganda, […]Read More »