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SET-BC & SD71 Projects

Current Projects in SD71

Supporting Diversity in the Inclusive Classroom: Everyday Signs 

Interactive books to support teaching sign language in the classroom.  

http://dev.learn71.ca/inclusion-resources/sign-language-classroom-books/

 

Past Projects in SD71 ​

Supporting Diversity in the Inclusive Classroom: Executive Function Resource Development Project (2017 to 2019)

This resource provides an overview, strategies and resources to support students with Executive Function Skills.

The materials linked in this resource were created in partnership with SD71 Comox Valley Schools and SETBC.

http://dev.learn71.ca/inclusion-resources/executive-function/ 

 

SETBC Synergy Projects 2018-2019

Information about Synergy Projects can be found at this link: 

https://www.setbc.org/synergy-projects/#1447961882688-34e4e4da-examples1 

1. Place- Based Education- Learning Commons Support (Lake Trail Middle School)

This project supports Teacher-Librarians in Middle/ Secondary Schools in exploring the use of technology to support Place Based activities. 

SETBC Resources and Project Blog 

http://learningnetwork.setbc.org/pbsynergy2018/workshop-follow-up/ 

Lake Trail Team

Tonya Lowe (Teacher Librarian), Zale Darnel (Vice Principal), & grades 6/7 teachers, Sean Pattison & Lance Lloyd.


Project: Minecrafting Place-based Education in Science

We intend to connect the grades 6/7 Science & Social curriculums through Place-Based Learning, using SET-BC tech (Go-Pros & laptops) in the community & a collaborative Minecraft world in the classroom. Our plan is to design versatile & engaging learning opportunities that encourage our students to better know & understand their local environment.

Lake Trail Project Blog

LTMS Synergy project 2018-19 blog    https://portal.sd71.bc.ca/group/imht1zz/Pages/Synergy-blog.aspx

 

 

 

2. Aboriginal Education- Art Music and Story Telling (Miracle Beach Elementary)

 

This project supports education teams in exploring innovative ways to support students’ artistic expression, original music composition and digital storytelling.

 

SETBC Resources and Project Blog 

http://learningnetwork.setbc.org/aboriginaleducationsynergy/workshop-follow-up/ 

 

Miracle Beach Project Blog

https://portal.sd71.bc.ca/class/eyq5hme/Blog/default.aspx#/ 

School Team 

​Corrine Gailloux (Classroom teacher), Sheila Fairbank (Learning Support Teacher), Deb Gardner (Teacher Librarian), Jason Colbey (Principal) 

 

3. Personal and Social Project (Courtenay Elementary)

As part of this stream, project teams will be exploring innovative ways to support:

  • Personal and Social – “Personal and social competency is the set of abilities that relate to students’ identity in the world, both as individuals and as members of their community and society. Personal and social competency encompasses the abilities students need to thrive as individuals, to understand and care about themselves and others, and to find and achieve their purposes in the world.”
 
Courtenay Elementary Project Blog
 

https://portal.sd71.bc.ca/class/er9m8fm/Blog/default.aspx#/

 

School Team 

Heidi Jungwirth (Classroom Teacher), Patrica Hart (Classroom Teacher), Catherine Manson (Principal) 

 

 

SETBC Synergy Projects 2017-2018

 

Place- Based Education- Learning Commons Support (Secondary) Highland 

This project supports Teacher-Librarians in Secondary Schools in exploring the use of technology to support Place Based activities. 

SETBC Resources and Project Blog 

http://learningnetwork.setbc.org/placebasedsynergy/workshop-follow-up/​ 

Comox By The Sea Highland Team Blog https://tamijerome.wixsite.com/comox​​

Highland Tourism Students Blog  https://highlandsecondarytourism.weebly.com/​ 

 

French Literacy (Puntledge and Robb Road)

French as a Second Language, French Immersion or French Language School classrooms contain students with diverse learning needs that benefit from increased access to technology to support French Literacy and skill development. Teams in this project explore innovative ways to support Literacy.

SETBC Resources and Project Blog 

http://learningnetwork.setbc.org/synergyfrenchliteracy/2018/01/23/workshop-resources/​ 

Ecole Puntl​edge Park Blog

https://portal.sd71.bc.ca/public/orwtkn24pjuxe3lpnrugk3zomzxxm23h/Blog/default.aspx#/​ 

Ecole Robb Road Blog 

https://portal.sd71.bc.ca/class/sgq95xi/Blog/default.aspx#/ 

 

3D Printing to support Students with Visual Impairments

The 3D printing project will support a small group of Teachers of the Visually Impaired to explore the acquisition, modification, or creation of 3D printed models to support students who have visual impairments.  This project is designed to support a provincial collaboration of TVIs interested in working together to both address the needs of the specific students they support. TVIs are working in partnership with PRCVI alternate format team and are contributing to the provincial collection of 3D model designs.

SETBC Resources and Project Blog 

http://learningnetwork.setbc.org/3dprinting/ 

SD71 3D Printing Blog

https://portal.sd71.bc.ca/class/uwnvi9l/Blog/default.aspx#/​ 

 

Building Bridges to Inclusion (Isfeld Life Skills) 

This project supports Intensive Intervention Program teachers in exploring inclusion of students with complex needs at the Secondary school level. 

SETBC Resources and Project Blog 

http://learningnetwork.setbc.org/buildingbrid​ges/ ​ ​

SD71 Bridges to Inclusion Project Blog 

http://accessiblecommunication.edublogs.org/