The Writers of Fernwood

2016-03-17 01.42.00Students at Fernwood School have been meeting once a week. Guided by Helen and her family of cats they have been exploring the 5 senses through writing…

Budding scientists and engineers

sd64-20151203-4272Students in Grades 1, 2 or 3 at Salt Spring Elementary, Fernwood and Fulford Elementary had the opportunity this week to try their skills as engineers and architects when a representative from Science World, British Columbia delivered structures workshops for 5 classes using KEVA building blocks. A training workshop for scientists in the community interested in participating in the Scientists and Innovators in Schools program took place the previous evening at the high school and was attended by 10 enthusiastic adults. Workshops were jointly organized by Science World B.C. and Connecting Generations.  

Circles of Courage

Circle-of-CourageAn article about Connecting Generations as it relates to the Circle of Courage model of Positive Youth Development was accepted for publication in the Reclaiming Youth International Journal. However, the journal is being discontinued so here it is:

Circles of Courage