Parent Resources

Storybooks Canada is a free open educational resource that promotes literacy and language learning in homes, schools, and communities. It makes 40 stories from the African Storybook available with text and audio in English, French, and the most widely spoken immigrant and refugee languages of Canada. Enjoy! 

Learn Alberta has many great links for students and families. Login to the online reference. UserName: LA06, Password: 4105.

Math links that teachers often reference:

Fact Monster

Math Pickle

Master number 1 - 100 in French

I know it

National library of Virtual Manipulatives

Kid friendly search engine: Kiddle

Sciences resource:

Les Débrouillards

Time for Kids

National Geographic Kids

French resources, dictionaries or translation:

Le Conjugueur

Dictionnaire Anglais-Français

Radio-Canada in French

AlphaLire-Learn to read in French using audio files

Tumblebooks - allows full access to a virtual library online. Students can read along to animated storybooks, play games and watch videos from National Geographic. The site includes French picture books and text-to-speech. Unique CBE login - username: calgarypl and password sd19

Last modified on

Monday, May 29 is a system-wide non-instructional day so there are no classes for CBE students. It is also the provincial election day – don’t forget to vote! Have a safe long weekend. #WeAreCBE

RT @globalfestyyc: Last week, GlobalFest was a proud participant in the Bob Edwards Diversity and Peace Conference. With the theme of “Acceptance is our Superpower”, GlobalFest was able to host Virgin Radio Host Andrew Uyeno in a classroom discussion about what it means to be biracial.

Forest Lawn High School hosted the first-ever high school Esports Tournament - 8 schools competed in the popular game League of Legends, showcasing the excitement of competitive gaming and also highlighting the educational value and benefits it brings to students. #WeAreCBE

RT @EdMattersYYC: Busy? Procrastinating? Over-thinking? Remember, if you're a @yyCBEdu or @CCSD_edu student graduating this spring and applying for EducationMatters Student Awards, the application deadline is less than a week away! Start and/or finish your application ASAP:

Congratulations! Thank you Brown Bagging It for all you do to help CBE students. #WeAreCBE #bb4ck