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This year Diwali is on Sunday, October 27th.
If you would like some quick information or activity ideas please see the attachment or visit our Delta Learns site ‘Diversity Matters’ which has been updated to include a section on Diwali.
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I know we talk to you about the importance of setting up learning routines ALL THE TIME. You will be reassured to know the District talks to teachers about learning routines ALL THE TIME. They are the key to deep learning. Today, we looked at literacy routines and I thought you might appreciate these links…. Read more »

VIDEO FOR CLASSROOM – LIBRARIES – INSTITUTIONS

FIRSTNATIONSFILMS.COM – Cherished by broadcasters, schools, libraries, universities, individuals and institutions throughout the world. Finally the truth about First Nations people!  For, By and About native people. Award-winning television documentaries and dramas. Sharing Our Stories!  Please visit our website for information and to order. … Read more »

South Delta High Schools host the Mindful Teen

The Mindful Teen Talk – Sat. Nov. 9, , 7:00-8:30 pm. Delta Manor Education Centre. Dr. Dzung Vo, leading paediatrician and co-founder of BC Children’s Centre for Mindfulness, will be giving a talk and hands-on demonstration of the program that helps teens build self-initiated skills for coping with stress,… Read more »

Delta Police Department presents…
A day of Leadership Learning for youth in Delta School District

Want to learn what it takes to be an Olympic athlete? a Provincial Court Judge? or a police officer or firefighter?
Join Delta Police on October 25th to hear from amazing leaders who work hard, break down barriers,… Read more »

Check out this link – I’m hoping it works for you! It was an email I received that I thought you’d appreciate digging through.
And here, at The Learnary, these guys reached out via email this week about a possible source of activities and supplies for our families…. Read more »

FSI Oct 17 Presentation Details Here FSI Presentation Flyer
Do You have a Family Member With A Disability?
 
COME MEET OUR FRASER SOUTH REGIONAL NETWORK COORDINATOR, KAREN AND LEARN MORE ABOUT FSI!
 
The Family Support Institute (FSI) has volunteer Resource Parents (RP’s) who will support you by:

Providing emotional support
Guiding you to community resources
Attending meetings with you;… Read more »

Suzanne is a highly skilled advocate, counsellor and parent of adult children with exceptionalities.
She will address IEPs.
Would you like to learn more about a parent’s role in IEP development?
Would you like to connect with an advocate in the world of inclusion who is also a parent?
Monday, October 7,… Read more »

We wanted to provide you with some information on the next intake for the Youth Skills link program hosted by the Boys and Girls Club of BC and sponsored through Service Canada.
 
Skills Link is a program that supports youth who are looking to build their job search skills in pursuit of obtaining gainful employment
 … Read more »

Lighthouse Theatre, based in Abbotsford, B.C., is offering a year-long theatre program to homeschoolers, distance education learners and any other students who would be interested in joining us.

Lighthouse Theatre was formerly partnered with Heritage Christian Online School and we have performed six Broadway shows over the past 6 years.  We are no longer with the school which means we can now offer our programs to all DL and homeschool students…. Read more »

 
September 24, 2019
Dear Delta Parents & Guardians,
As you have likely seen and heard through the media, youth around the world have been staging rallies and other forms of peaceful protest in the effort to express their concern for their future on this planet. On the afternoon of Friday September 27,… Read more »

You are invited to join this professional development workshop on math.
Details for the workshop are here.Read more »

 
Welcome back to school everyone—
As the year begins, I wish Delta students, parents, and staff a wonderful school year.
I hope that Delta’s amazing summer weather has given you all the opportunity to rest, relax, recharge, and spend time with family and friends. As we settle into our schools and learning spaces,… Read more »

As we wind down the 2018/19 school year and look towards the warm, restorative days of summer break, I would like to take this time to acknowledge the hard work and commitment to success we have experienced across Delta School District this school year.
Thank you to all our parents and staff who have helped and supported our students in innumerable ways…. Read more »

June is Pride Month, and the Delta School District is raising rainbow flags this week at the two administrative buildings in Ladner to recognize this global initiative.
“We want to honour the fact that it is Pride Month and reaffirm our longstanding commitment to establishing and maintaining a safe and positive learning environment for all students and employees,” says Laura Dixon,… Read more »