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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       

Contact us at : librarybes@pvsd.ca

To help you find resources, click here: 

How to Access Needed Resources 

 
​Remember to ​check our library blog at:
 You can also follow us at @LibraryBES on Twitter!
This is an awesome tool for teachers: Reading Power - Adrienne Gear's Blog 

2019 KINDNESS IN ALL FORMS

BOBCAT BOOK CHALLENGE

 AND the Winner is... "Sad, the Dog" by Sandy Fussel with 110 votes over "Lost and Found Cat"  by Doug Kuntz and Amy Shrodes with 71 votes.

Here is a video link to "Sad, the Dog" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdOFHQ0_lF4

Thank you, once again to our BESCC for funding our picture books for this Challenge!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Make sure you watch out for the 2019 Summer Reading Challenge in partnership with the Balgonie Library.

Copies of the brochure, with the list of all of the events, will go out with our June Report Cards!

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Did you know Nov. 8th is Indigenous Veterans Day?

More Info at :

https://sway.office.com/0aE3S3TF9WjhnyRL?ref=Facebook

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"WE ARE ALL TREATY PEOPLES"

by Maurice Switzer 

Try CBC 'UNRESERVED ON TUESDAYS"

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? 

National Family Literacy Day 2019 Winners

Congratulations to our Family Literacy Winners selected by grade level!!

K – Katie Glasser (KO)

Grade 1 – Jacob Barbour (1B)

Grade 2 – Sophia Wagman (2W)

Grade 3 – Tyson Hernandier (3S)

Grade 4 – Mickenzie Petford (4K)

Grade 5 – Naya Yanko (5MS)

Grade 6 – Petyon Blair (6K)

Grade 7 – Sebastian Kosdron (7P)

Grade 8 – No Entries 

 

 It's Book Fair time!

We will be open during the school days (March 15th and 18th)

from 8:45 to 3:45.

On March 19th and 20th, the Book Fair will be open

from 8:45 am to 8:00 pm during Parent/Teacher/Student interviews.

 

 

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]

MANDARIN LIBRARY SYSTEM

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 

R.O.V.E.R. 

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

Grade 6 SCIENCE

F&P PhonicsSupport

Figurative Language Prezi

Maps and Mapping

MEDIA SMARTS 

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 

Starfall 

Listen to Reading

Math Games

Math Wire