​Learning Commons at the CBE

Today’s learners cannot imagine life without the internet and supporting technology. The concept of the traditional library is changing to include technology, online tools and spaces for collaboration and exploration.​​​

Learning Commons / Library

The Book Truck

Calgary Public Library's Book Truck has suspended regular school visits in compliance with public health requirements. The Judith Umbach library have enacted measures to enable students and families to continue to use the library. Please contact the library directly for additional information. www.calgarylibrary.ca

Language & Learning

Internet Public Library Reading Zone
This site has some online stories to share with young children.

Enchanted Learning
This site is dedicated to children and their learning. It also contains some great links to games suitable for younger children. This is a great and very large site. We use it frequently, particularly for Division 1.

Games Kids Play!
This is a website dedicated to games children can play together without a computer! All of my favorites from childhood are here!

Idea Box Kid Recipes
This site has great recipes for everything kids love—from food to craft supplies!

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The Alberta School Councils' Association is conducting a survey to measure the “pandemic pulse” in the province. Families with children in K-12 are invited to participate. The survey will take about 15 minutes and closes on Friday, Nov. 6 https://t.co/GQggL7IRT0 https://t.co/ezYmUarRMj

Important school community connections are being made between students learning at home and learning in-person at Marion Carson School #WeAreCBE https://t.co/5D2uUZuWbY

RT @southlandbus: This week is #SchoolBusSafetyWeek! In recognition, we will be sharing daily safety tips from Oct 19th to 23rd. Tip #3: Winter Weather • Dress for the weather! Frostbite can happen in minutes. • Never leave a child at a bus stop. Weather and traffic can cause route delays. https://t.co/IaJDMOxRWM

RT @ArbourLake_CBE: Grade 7s learn about Pop Art and Romero Britto. #popart https://t.co/qtijAFCa5a

Spooky art done by some talented #WeAreCBE students! https://t.co/ppDj0sjO1Q