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s CHOOL Kindergarten students



s UMMER Times meet their grade 8 buddies Grade 9 student Braydon Arbeau at his


parent's workplace, Total Oilfield, during
Fun for Kids by Jocelyn Pettitt reading time with their grade 8 Parkland School's “Take your kid to
There were also winter-themed
work day” on November 2.
buddies which is always an

On November 8Kindergarten
students from A.H. Dakin important part of the two grades
coming together.
Elementary had the opportunity to At the end of the year, Ms. Kruse-
meet with their grade 8 buddies Taylor's grade eight students will
once again at Pine Grove for have had the time to get to know
themed activities called 'Winter their kinder buddies, and will
Science Fun'. custom write and illustrate a special
This is part of the Kinder 8 book for them to keep.
program which has been running for Mentoring kindergarten students
over five years. is very rewarding for the middle by Jocelyn Pettitt
The buddies had the opportunity school students and provides them
to make snowball catapults, opportunity to demonstrate their On November 8 Kindergarten students from A.H. Dakin Elementary had the opportunity to meet with
snowmen in a bottle, and leadership skills. their grade 8 buddies once again at Pine Grove for themed activities called 'Winter Science Fun'.
homemade ice cream as part of the This is part of the Kinder 8 program which has been running for over five years.
Winter Fun. The buddies had the opportunity to make snowball catapults, snowmen in a bottle, and homemade ice
Aaron Waddell, Joseph Kim, and Everett Pelz meet up during the cream as part of the Winter Fun.
Kinder 8 buddy program at Pine Grove School. There were also winter-themed reading time with their grade 8 buddies which is always an important part
of the two grades coming together.
At the end of the year, Ms. Kruse-Taylor’s grade eight students will have had the time to get to know their
EDSON BOYS & GIRLS kinder buddies, and will custom write and illustrate a special book for them to keep.

CLUB NEWS Mentoring kindergarten students is very rewarding for the middle school students and provides them
opportunity to demonstrate their leadership skills.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada
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Grade 9 Gillian Blade worked with her mom at Edson Family Dentistry during Parkland School's
“Take your kid to work day” on November 2.

Parents work harder than students imagined

723-7240 www.bgcedson.com submitted Alan Stoyles Drug Mart, Super 8 Hotel, Edson RCMP, and many
of the oilfield companies around Edson.
Proud Sponsor of the storm, with over 100 participants in this years 9s to work. Companies such as Jensen's Clothing, Kindergarten students meet their grade 8 buddies
However, it wasn't just parents that took the grade
PCHS's grade 9 students took the work force by
by Jocelyn
Edson Boys & Girls Club “Take your kid to work day” on November 2. Mountain Steak and Pizza, and the construction On November 8 Kindergarten students from A.H. There were also winter-themed reading time with
firm building the new A.H. Dakin School were
Students took the opportunity to learn about the
their grade 8 buddies which is always an
Aaron Adelle, Joseph Kim, and Everett Pelz meet up during the Kinder 8 buddy program at Pine Grove realities of the workforce and to gain some insights among the many companies that graciously Dakin Elementary had the opportunity to meet important part of the two grades coming together.
with their grade 8 buddies once again at Pine
School. into what they may want to do in their own career accepted students who were not able to go with At the end of the year, Ms. Kruse-Taylor’s grade
The eekly paths. their own family members. Grove for themed activities called 'Winter eight students will have had the time to get to
W
Leora Birkett and Sky Varnall share some reading time together during the Kinder 8 buddy program at ANCHOR Many found out that their parents work PCHS thanked all the companies that participated Science Fun'. know their kinder buddies, and will custom write
This is part of the Kinder 8 program which has
Pine Grove School. significantly harder than they ever imagined. Parents and hope they will continue to accept new grade 9s been running for over five years. and illustrate a special book for them to keep.
5040 3rd Avenue 780-723-5787 took their children to work to places like Shoppers in future years. The buddies had the opportunity to make Mentoring kindergarten students is very
snowball catapults, snowmen in a bottle, and rewarding for the middle school students and
provides them opportunity to demonstrate their
KIDS MAKE A DIFFERENCE! homemade ice cream as part of the Winter Fun. leadership skills.
Bria Sabourin is 10 years old and in grade five at Vanier Kadence Smith is 10 years old and in grade five at Vanier
Community Catholic School. Bria says "My favorite subject is Community Catholic School. Kadence says "My best subject in
science because we get to do science fairs and try all kinds of school is science because we do science fairs, blow things up
stuff out, even get to explode things. I enjoy hanging out with my and we get to watch other students science experiments blow
friends and playing board games and camping. I don't have any up. I would like to be a teacher when I grow up. My favorite food
one favorite food, but I know I don't like brown beans. I have an is Tacos, my favorite color is blue. I have one younger brother, I
older sister and a younger brother and I like the color green.” like playing board games and with my friends."


Kids Make A Difference is sponsored by: Contributions to
Sand & Gravel Sales/Hauling “Kids Make A Difference” focusing on youth in our Leora Birkett and Sky Varnall share some reading time
community are welcome. Send picture
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