Thursday, March 31, 2011


We are all very excited for the dance today. We helped to set up and had a lot of fun! Homework tonight:
- home reading
- mathletics
- items for movie basket
- we still need quite a few parent volunteers for fun fair night (next Thursday). If you are able to give some of your time to support this evening there is a sign up sheet outside the office.
- final Eagle Bay deposit is due by April 15th

Have a good night (and fun at the dance!) :)

Wednesday, March 30, 2011


It was great to see many of the students wearing purple today in support of epilepsy awareness. We all started new cultural projects today. Homework tonight:
- home reading
- mathletics
- Eagle Bay, final deposit due April 15th
- WITW due tomorrow
- dance tomorrow after school. $3 or $2.50 with a food bank item
- Friday is the final day to bring in items for the raffle basket. Our theme is movie night.

Have a good night!

Tuesday, March 29, 2011


We started new novel studies today. Each child will be bringing home their project sheet tonight so that you can sign it and are aware of what they are working on. I was pleased to see that many children have been working on Mathletics over the holiday, however some are behind on their assigned work. Please make sure you are doing Mathletics for a minimum of 3 days a week for at least 20 minutes a session. Homework tonight:
- home reading
- mathletics
- $2 donation for fun fair
- movie basket items
- dance Thursday after school $2.50 plus food item or $3
- wear purple tomorrow for epilepsy awareness
- signed novel study sheet
- report card envelopes signed and returned

Have a good night!

Monday, March 28, 2011

Monday March 28, 2011

We had a great day back after a wonderful Spring Break. We started a fraction unit in math today. We had fun in gym working through high and low ranges of movement in gymnastics. Homework tonight:
- home reading
- mathletics (new assignments will be assigned soon!)
- PAC newsletter
- French (if unfinished)
- movie items for basket raffle
- report card envelopes returned
- $2 for fun fair donation
- unfinished science

Have a wonderful night!

Friday, March 18, 2011


We had a great day today! We did an art project with our buddies and then made cookies. The cookie press didn't work like we would have liked, but they tasted yummy! Report cards go home today. Please continue to read every day and do Mathletics at least 3 times for 20 min. each time over the break. Have a wonderful holiday. See you in a week!!!

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Thursday March 17, 2011

Happy St. Patrick's Day! We talked today about the history of Saint Patrick and what today means. We had fun trying to figure out some fun St. Patrick's Day themed logic questions. The children all wrote a math test today. Homework tonight:

- home reading
- Mathletics
- tomorrow is Pizza Day
- Eagle Bay $50 March deposit is past due
- We are doing raffle baskets at the fun fair this year. Our basket is a "Movie Basket". Please have all your donations in by April 1.

Have a great night!

Wednesday, March 16, 2011


We went to the computer lab to work on Mathletics today and our class is number 42 out of all the classes in Canada playing today. Yay! Congratulations guys!!! Tomorrow is St. Patrick's Day. I would like to challenge the children to find out tonight who St. Patrick was and why is there a day named after him. Homework tonight:

- home reading
- mathletics
- all grades have a math test tomorrow
- Eagle Bay deposit

Remember that tomorrow is another half day ending at 12:30. Have a wonderful afternoon and evening!

Tuesday, March 15, 2011


Due to some problems on the playground today I have decided to ban mini sticks for the boys in the classroom for the rest of the year. If I see the mini sticks at school anymore I will take them away. We had fun working on our food chains. Please do not forget that tomorrow and Thursday are half days with the students going home at 12:30. Homework tonight:

- home reading
- mathletics - this is required 3 days a week for 20 min. a session. Many of the children are not doing this. Please check with your child to make sure they are doing so.
- math year 6. p.237 #1,2,5
- all students will be having math tests on Thursday
- Eagle Bay deposit $50
- Food chain activities all due on Friday
- $2 for fun fair
- if you are planning on being away Friday could you please write a note in your child's agenda. We will be cooking that day and I need to make sure I have enough ingredients for all children.

Have a good night.

Monday, March 14, 2011


We had a bit of a catch up day today. We had a big talk about how to plan our day to make sure that our work gets completed on time. We also learned how to do proper landings in gymnastics. Homework tonight:

- home reading
- mathletics
- popcorn day tomorrow
- $2 for fun fair donation to buy a prize to raffle at fun fair
- Science due Friday
- fun fair volunteers
- Eagle Bay $50 March payment

Wednesday, March 9, 2011


We had fun working on the two time lines today, The Time Line of Life and the Time Line of Man. We had fun working on math activities today. Homework tonight:

- home reading
- mathletics
- unfinished daily work
- pizza forms
- $2 for fun fair draw
- fantasy fiction box due Friday!

Have a wonderful night!

Wednesday, March 2, 2011


Today was a quiet day. As I am trying to make sure all assignments have been handed in so that I can write report cards can you please double check with your child that they have handed in what needs to be handed in. Homework tonight:

- home reading (read aloud to a family member)
- mathletics
- unfinished math (4 p. 238 #1-9, 5 p. 232 #1-8, 6 p. 211 #1-9)
- Write Traits Lesson 7 and 8
- Anti Smoking poster - overdue!
- $2 fundraiser

Have a wonderful evening. :)

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Tuesday March 1, 2011

We had a very productive day today. The children stayed on task working independently all day. Homework tonight:

- home reading
- mathletics
- math (4 p. 235 #1-3, 5 p. 228 #1-5, 6 p. 208 #1-8)
- anti smoking poster
- PAC notice

Have a good night.