The Great Gulp

The SBS Green Team has started our fourth EcoSchools campaign “The Great Gulp” in March 2023. In celebration of World Water Day, March 22, schools across Canada are invited to take part in The Great Gulp during the month of March. The whole school comes together to take a ‘great gulp’ of tap water from a reusable bottle, glass, […]

PYP Exhibition and Student Led Conferences

Our grade 6 students shared their learning to the wider community today at the PYP Exhibition. They discussed such topics like Air Pollution, Racism, Endangered Species, Climate Change and the Amazon Rainforest. Their knowledge on the topics was outstanding! Congratulations Grade 6’s! All of the students had the opportunity today to share their learning with […]

Our Smart Forest Continues to Grow

Last year SBS become the first school in Canada to sustain a carbon-zero footprint through the Canada’s Forest Trust’s Smart Forest Program! Each of our students needs to plant 9 seedlings this year to capture our carbon emissions, and to protect vital habitat for wildlife in the process!

Pink Shirt Day 2023

Sunnybrook showed action by wearing Pink Shirts on Feb 22 to stand up against bullying. Students also participated in a Pink Shirt podcast in the morning which was very informative. Our “Kids Can Too” group made every student in the school a “kindness” pin, which was very thoughtful! We ended the day with our JK […]

Spelling Bee 2023

Congratulations to the winners of our annual Spelling Bee! The four finalists for each grade competed today at assembly. Grade 1 winner: Clara Grade 2 winner: CharlotteGrade 3 winner: AnthonyGrade 4 winner: SophieGrade 5 winner: ArjenGrade 6 winner: Isla

Our GOOS Paper Campaign

Blog post by The Green Team Students: Andrea, Kira, Matty and Alyna The SBS Green Team began our first EcoSchools campaign of “GOOS Paper” in November 2022. GOOS means any piece of paper that is “Good On One Side”. The paper has been used on one side, but still has a blank side that’s good […]

Action at SBS

Taking action is a huge part of the Sunnybrook curriculum. It is important for our students to be socially responsible. Over the past month, SBS has been contributing to our local community in a variety of ways. Our community came together to donate items in the Holiday Helper Adoptive Family Program. The community donated many […]

Winter Concert 2022

Our Winter Concert was back on stage and the students were magnificent! Thank you Mr. Barkhuizen for a wonderful celebration of music! The children were able to showcase their singing as a whole school, in choirs and our SBS singers. It was wonderful to hear all the different types of instruments played throughout the concert […]

What is Loose Part Play?

Loose parts are materials that can be moved, carried, combined, redesigned, lined up, and taken apart. There are no instructions and promote creativity and critical thinking skills. The beauty lies in that the project is not saved rather taken apart for another time. Our kindergarten students start their day with experimenting with loose parts in […]