Calgary Board of Education

School Showcase


Grade 5

Scrapbooks – where students keep a collection of work related to their study of Canada (Soc. St., Art, Language Arts)

Metis Pointillism - The Metis incorporated so much colour and decoration into their clothing that their craftsmanship became an art form.  One of the predominant decorations found on Aboriginal clothing was beadwork.

Snowmen – made from student’s finger and thumb prints

Circuits – a working circuit of the regions of Canada

Glenbow Museum field trip – a hands-on experience looking at Canada’s Aboriginal groups