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Box 160, 207 Main St., Balgonie, SK, S0G 0E0| 306-771-2345| Utility links
Balgonie Elementary School
Believing Everyone Can Succeed
Located within Treaty 4 Territory
Balgonie Library

​​Susan Henry, Teacher Librarian           

Alison Robinson, Library Assistant       

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How to Access Needed Resources 

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 You can also follow us at @LibraryBES on Twitter!
This is an awesome tool for teachers: Reading Power - Adrienne Gear's Blog 
NEWS!  NEWS! Hear all about it….

The 5th Annual BES 2017 Summer Reading Challenge with a TWIST!! The format has been changed to include a partnership with the Balgonie Library. We will still ask students to read 750 words over the summer.  

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Ruth H. Hopkins (@RuthHHopkins)

2017-10-10, 10:37 PM

This is a letter from an Indian Agent cutting off treaty rations for a Native parent until he gives up his children.


Calling all teachers! From Cree constellations to sacred medicines, you can find all our videos here, feel free to share them with your classes:  

Do you want to know the reason for long skirts?

Do you want to know why males grow their hair long? 


A HUGE thank you to our own BESCC for supporting literacy in our school. With their generous donation, we purchased new atlases and new novels to be used in Book Clubs.

Our students are so excited!

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Need Information?  Need Research? 

Gales Databases 

Canadian Encyclopedia 

Saskatchewan E-Library 

Collections Canada 

National Geographic 

Novelist K-8 

Canadian Points of View 

All K-12 Student Resources

Note: the above links will work directly from within the school.

For home access, you will need a valid public library card.”



Helpful Links for Teachers 

Balgonie Library Database [OPAC]

E-Books for Schools

Online Books for Beginning Readers 

Guided Reading 

Regina Public Library 

Willow Award Nominees 

Curriculum Guides 

Curriculum Corner [Courtesy of North East SD.]

LEARN 360 

Discovery United Streaming 


Office of the Treaty Commissioner 

First Nations, Metis and Inuit [Courtesy of GSSD]

First Nations & Metis Webinars [Courtesy of SSBA]

Technology Support​ ​

A Walk in the Woods

Posters, Newspapers, and Comics


F&P PhonicsSupport

Figurative Language Prezi

Maps and Mapping


Reading and Writing Mentor Texts

Helpful Links for Students 

How Stuff Works Videos 

Khan Academy 

Visual Dictionary 

Technology Support

Math [Courtesy of Horizon SD.]

Learning Resources [Courtesy of GSSD]


Human Body Arcade Games 

Professor Garfield [Great FUN!] 

Helpful Links for Parents

Protect Your Online Rep 

Social Media Safety​

Information Literacy 

Safe Kids 


Listen to Reading

Math Games

Math Wire