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eBooks Are Here!

December 13, 2013

Hey everyone, they’re here!  Yes, we have been expecting them for some time now, but they have finally arrived.  Students and staff of Surrey School District now have access to eBooks through our eLibrary.  eBooks can be read online from any Internet browser, and in most cases, downloaded onto a personal device for a period… Read More ›

Shelley Wight, Diigo, and Symbaloo!

On Monday, May 27, Kwantlen Park held a Pro-D day. Kwantlen Park has made it a priority to provide workshops and guest speakers. The goal of these Pro-D days is to support ongoing teacher and administration learning and development.  The teachers were happy to welcome guest speaker, Shelley Wright.   Shelley Wright is a high school educator… Read More ›

Apps in use-Comic Life

Gone are the days of poster board presentations. Kwantlen Park students are using the library iPads (in this case, the app Comic Life) to create and present new information. The below presentation was created by a student named Kaitlyn for her grade 9 science class.

Video Tutorial- Explain Everything

One of our intrepid grade 10 students, Sara Bahamdun, created a video tutorial for that app called Explain Everything. We`ve had this app on our library iPads for about a month and the students are using the app  to created detailed presentations. Enjoy Sara`s wonderful video tutorial!

The Evolution of the Learning Commons

What is a learning commons? Learning Commons are becoming more and more popular; and yet, it can sometimes to be difficult to describe what a learning commons is! The easiest way to think about a learning commons is to think about a space that is virtual and physical, where Kwantlen students and teachers can work,… Read More ›

iPads in Action

Kwantlen Park students are now able to use iPads in a variety of classes to support interactive learning! On December 3rd 2012, Ms. Lau’s Grade 8 math class used the Creative Common’s iPads to learn about ratios. To complete their lesson, Ms. Lau’s class used an app called Doodle Buddy.   Doodle Buddy is an… Read More ›

New Technology at Kwantlen Park

Kwantlen Library is the proud owner of some new media ranging from digital cameras to several new Apple products. These items are available to staff and students to use during class time to be used for classwork, homework or special projects. We have…. Ten Canon Powershot A3400 IS Digital Cameras. Students can use these cameras… Read More ›

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