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Grade 1 Stewardship Know-How

Thank you to Emily, Heather and the Grade 1 class for a knockdown assembly on Thursday. They found so many entertaining ways to communicate the multifacted concept of stewardship. As always, to Lauren and Norm and all of our capable performers, thank you for the music. Congratualtions to Luke and Gavin for another excellent delivery…

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Joy of Dance at the TSO

This past Tuesday, the SK to Grade 4 classes took a trip downtown to see the Toronto Symphony Orchesta perform. It was an exciting program featuring different kinds of dance music, from hip-hop to ballet to vogueing. Musicians from the TSO were joined by dancers from the Joy of Dance center who demonstrated many different…

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Aladdin is Underway

  Rehearsals for CGS’s production of Aladdin are off to a great start. Students have been hard at work learning lines, choreography and music. Putting together a musical takes a lot of hard work but our amazing young performers are up to the task. Here’s a sneak peek at yesterday’s rehearsal! Lauren and Emily Aladdin…

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Kiwanis Kids

Last week, eleven of my piano and voice students competed in the Toronto Kiwanis Festival.  The festival is a wonderful opportunity for students to perform songs for a large audience. Following their performance, an adjudicator awarded students a mark out of 100 for their performance and provided feedback on what each student did well and…

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Bah Humbug…Not!

It would be impossible to say ‘bah humbug’ after seeing our amazing holiday concerts this week. Gavin, and his powerful portrayal of Charles Dickens’ Scrooge, left us with the true spirit of Christmas; it is a time to give and celebrate and appreciate all the special people in our lives. A huge congratulations to all…

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Holiday Concert Behind the Scenes

Preparations are underway for our annual Holiday Concert. Our theme this year is ‘A Christmas Carol’ and the Grade 2, 3, and 4 students have been hard at work memorizing their lines. Here are some shots from rehearsal! In music class and choir rehearsal, students have been busy practicing their songs for the concert. Carrie and Emily have…

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Beauty and the Beast Roars

If you were there last night, you know that our funny, talented, professional performers received the first ever CGS standing ovation. What a show! Enough thank yous cannot be said. The musical is a labour of love every year and requires the commitment and creative energies of so many people. Lauren and Ashley for their…

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Grade 3 at Wanted Studio

Lauren, Norm and Frankie the Pig made their way to Wanted Studio on Tuesday to meet Emily and the Grade 3’s to do some recording. It was a very creative day for the children! They spent the morning at the dress rehearsal for Beauty and the Beast and then headed off directly afterwards to get…

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Grade 1 Resourcefulness

Resourcefulness. Well, anyone who was at the Assembly yesterday, knows all about how and when to use it now! The Grade 1’s did an exceptional job of giving us examples of why resourcefulness is such an essential life skill. Our hosts were in turn funny and serious about their topic. Thank you to Michelle L.…

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Be a Self-Regulation Superhero

Well done SKs! You did a great job hosting the Self-Regulation Assembly today. As always, everyone was so impressed with how well the children handle themselves on stage. The Public Speaking Contest is coming up for Grade 2 and 3 at the end of the month, and it is amazing to see our younger students…

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