News from Sudbury Catholic Schools
SCS Home > News

St. Francis Students Connecting Globally Through Reading

Pictured are Preston Emley and Cody Chisnell (grade 5FI) taking part in the Global Read Aloud.

November 11, 2013 - Students in teacher Lyanne Marion's grade 5/6 French Immersion class at St. Francis Catholic Elementary School have been involved in the 2013 Global Read Aloud. Students have been listening to their teacher read "Out Of My Mind" by Sharon Draper, and have connected with classes from around the world, such as California, Brazil and India, through Twitter, Kidblog and Edmodo. This global project allows one book to connect the world!

Student also have iPad minis for a six week period, and are creating book trailers and Inclusion slideshows to share with the school community.



More stories in the news...

•  Happy summer!
•  Sudbury Catholic Schools celebrate first two graduates from the International Education program!
•  St. Benedict students win Board t-shirt design contest!
•  Students at St. Charles College celebrate St. Jean Baptiste Day
•  Sudbury Catholic Schools to participate in Franco-Fun day activities!
•  St. Francis receives visit from Trillium!
•  International Students celebrate with end of year party!
•  Boys’ with Braids event aims to bring cultural awareness and sensitivity training to youth at St. Benedict
•  St. Albert Adult Learning Centre hosts Provincial conference
•  St. Charles College Student Wins Business Plan Challenge!
•  In honour of our employees - 2018 Retirement Dinner!
•  Sudbury Catholic Schools receives visit from Anphat Investment & Consultancy Agency
•  Phoenix is a big deal around St. Benedict’s
•  St. Benedict students are embracing the universal language of coding!
•  St. Benedict heads to Chicago for Business
•  Class helps build community garden!
•  St. Benedict student wins Best Crown Advocate
•  SCC Teacher to be inducted in Greater Sudbury Sports Hall of Fame
•  Bear Necessities campaign for Hospice wraps up
•  Turning points Essay Contest Winners honoured at annual event
•  Students participate in Catholic Youth Day during Catholic Education Week

  © 2018 Sudbury Catholic Schools. All rights reserved