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Children's Reading Resources

The website below can be helpful to parents of children in the schools, as well as staff. It contains 890 children's books in 34 languages. It's free check it out if you have the time.

International Children's Digital Library

Parent Resources

Interested in knowing what your child is expected to learn this year?

The Ontario curriculum for elementary students is available here. It outlines learning expectations by subject matter, and by grade.

Toolkit

People for Education (P4E) has a toolkit for parents about getting involved in their child’s education. The toolkit has four key suggestions:
  • Have high expectations for your child
  • Talk About School
  • Help your children develop a positive attitude toward learning and good work habits
  • Read with your child

Youth Development

Ministry of Children and Youth Services – Stepping Stones: Resource on youth development that includes some really useful information about youth and developmental stages between the ages of 12 to 25.  All parents might find the following excerpt helpful:

For more information on Homework Help, visit: 
http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/elearning/homework.html

Or visit the site at: 
http://HomeworkHelp.ilc.org.

To register your child at home you will need their OEN number which can be found on their report card or timetable. If you would prefer that your son or daughter not register, please contact your school’s Principal.

     

    For additional Kindergarten to grade 12 curricular resources visit the Ontario Educational Resource Bank (OERB): http://resources.elearningontario.ca

    For further information contact Darrin Hughson, Instructional Coach, Curriculum Services, at: darrin.hughson@ocdsb.ca

    STUDENT HEALTH AND WELLBEING
    The Alcohol Talk has excellent resources for talking to kids about alcohol:  
    http://www.acceptresponsibility.org/the-alcohol-talk

    OTHER SITES

    This website  contains 890 children’s books in 34 languages and it’s free.

    International Children’s Digital Library

    EDUCATION INFORMATION FOR PARENTS  

    People for Education

    Ontario Ministry of Education

    Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB)

    OCDSB School Council Information and Updates

    Elementary Teachers Federation Union (ETFO)

    INFORMATION ON SCHOOL COUNCILS

    Ontario School Council Guide (pdf)

    Tips for School Council Elections (pdf)

    Ottawa Carleton Assembly of School Councils (OCASC)

    Education Act, Ontario Regulation 612/00: School Councils

    Ontario Ministry of Education: School Guide for Councils

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