Archive: April 2016 | Elmwood 100

“If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.” ~Pearl Buck

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  • April 25, 2016
“If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.”  ~Pearl Buck

Over the March break, a group of 10 Elmwood students and two faculty members embarked on an amazing trip around Europe. We visited Berlin, Amsterdam, Brugge, Ypres, Vimy, Paris and London. Our group had an unforgettable experience, as we saw amazing monuments, memorials, and scenery. Our trip started in Berlin. Berlin held many sights to see, and our group tried to see as many as possible. One particularly moving experience was a guided tour of a Second World War concentration camp. This occurred...

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Through the Looking-Glass

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  • April 12, 2016

This year at The Study's All Girls Leadership Conference in Montreal, we participated in many fun and challenging activities. The theme was Through the Looking Glass and all of the speakers and activities helped us examine leadership from many different angles. The Elmwood girls had to be at school before sunrise. Even though we were exhausted, our eyes drooping as we boarded the bus, we found our energy by the time we arrived at The Study and were all highly enthusiastic throughout the day. As we arrived...

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La semaine de la francophonie

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  • April 5, 2016

La semaine dernière c’était la semaine de la francophonie à Elmwood! Pour célébrer la langue française, toutes les classes de français de 6e à 10e année ont participé dans un concours d’art oratoire. Les étudiantes ont choisi les sujets qui les passionnent et elles ont fait de la recherche sur leurs sujets. Après avoir fini la recherche, les élèves ont dû tout résumer dans un texte. Une fois lus à haute voix, ces textes sont devenus des discours. Les élèves de la classe...

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