Author Archives: PSSD HBE

About PSSD HBE

Prairie Spirit School Division Home-Based Education Program Facilitator

Great website – https://homeschool.today/

This is one of the best Canadian websites to explore if you are a Home-based Educator.

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Park Time

PARK TIME starts next week April 28th in Warman… Where:   Warman Lions Spray Park When:    TUESDAYS 1:00 pm – 3:30ish pm A free drop-in style weekly time for home-based educating families to get together in the great outdoors.  Kids of all … Continue reading

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Swimming Lessons

HOMESCHOOL RED CROSS SWIMMING LESSONS   Start May 1 (next Friday!) End June 19   Once again, we are offering swim lessons to homeschooled children at Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre on Friday mornings.   Please come to the lobby at … Continue reading

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The Caldecott Medal

The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book … Continue reading

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Newbery Medal Books

The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. … Continue reading

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The Willow Awards

The mission of The Willow Awards is to promote reading by granting a “Willow Award” to the Canadian and/or Saskatchewan book(s) voted by Saskatchewan students to be the best of those nominated in designated categories for a specific year. http://www.willowawards.ca/ … Continue reading

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SHBE – The Saskatchewan Home Based Educators

The Saskatchewan Home Based Educators (SHBE) provides supportive, social and instructional resources for homeschoolers and is the official voice of home-based educators in Saskatchewan. The user-friendly SHBE website is www.shbe.info and has links to many resources for parents. For example, … Continue reading

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GYM TIME!

NEW…Prairie Spirit Homeschoolers Gym Time! an active afternoon for your kids on Mondays (parent supervised please) bring clean, dry, indoor shoes  (Outside footwear must be stored on boot racks outside of gym) gym provides some equipment we can use (ie. floor … Continue reading

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Children’s Festival

You wouldn’t know it by looking outside, but it is almost time for the Potashcorp Children’s Festival! This is our 25th Birthday year and we have some exciting events planned. The link to the website is http://www.potashcorpchildrensfestival.com/ There you can find … Continue reading

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Saskatchewan Young Readers’ Choice – The Willow Awards promote reading by granting a Willow Award to the Canadian books voted by students to be the best of those nominated in three categories: Shining Willow (K-3), Diamond Willow (4-6) and Snow … Continue reading

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