Monday, June 25, 2012


Wow! It's hard to believe that we are finished the last Monday of the year. It has gone by so quickly! We are going on our final field trip swimming tomorrow. Homework tonight: - home reading - mathletics - reading response Have a good night!

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

2 Hour Bread

Into a bowl pour 3 cups warm water. Stir in 1/3 cup honey or molasses. Add gently 3 tablespoons yeast. Let sit until yeast begins to bubble. Add 3 tbsp oil or margarine. 4 cups whole wheat flour. 1 tbsp salt. Work in 2-2 1/2 cups white flour. Knead for 10 minutes. Place in greased bowl, cover and let rest in warm place for 10 minutes. Knead again for 10 minutes. Place in 2 well-greased loaf pans. Cover and let rise in warm place until double in size. Bake at 375 for 40-50 minutes.


We had a really fun day today. This morning we made homemade bread and butter. It was yummy! (I will post the recipe later today). We also watched a great performance from the Indonesian students. Homework today: - home reading - mathletics - ready for waterslides tomorrow - sunscreen, water bottle, hat, towel, backpack Have a good night!

Monday, June 18, 2012


Congratulations to the Year 4/5 students on a GREAT job with their play this morning! They all did a fantastic job! Homework tonight: - home reading - mathletics Have a good night!

Wednesday, June 13, 2012


Another busy day today. We all watched the family life videos this morning. Please talk to your child to make sure you can answer any questions that they might have. We also did a fun activity with our little buddies this morning to do a follow up to what we learned at Edith Lake yesterday. Homework tonight: - home reading (all library books are due back by Friday) - mathletics - notice - any unfinished work must be in by Friday at the latest. - Yr. 4 all social studies due by Friday morning 8:30

Tuesday, June 12, 2012


We had such a great morning at Edith Lake this morning. We had fun learning to fish, and even more fun finding tadpoles! Homework tonight: - home reading - family life quiz for Yr 5/6 - any unfinished work - please remember to check for ticks Have a great night!

Monday, June 11, 2012


We had a great practice for our play this morning. We also got a lot of work done during our work blocks today. A reminder that tomorrow we are off to Edith Lake and we will be going rain or shine, so please dress for the weather! Homework tonight: - home reading - mathletics - picture order due tomorrow - WITW article 3 if not done - grammar package if not complete - math fraction package if not complete Have a good night!

Tuesday, June 5, 2012


We had a yummy treat today, we made ice cream the old fashioned way in a wooden bucket with a hand crank attached at the top. It took a lot of time and muscle but was worth it in the end! Homework tonight: - home reading (read out loud to an adult) - mathletics - WITW if not completed 2 articles - field trip forms to be returned (fishing one due by Friday) - Reading Response if not completed - library Have a good night!

Monday, June 4, 2012


We came in this morning to a whole bunch of butterflies that emerged over the weekend. Homework tonight: - home reading - study spelling - Yr. 5 social studies - Reading Response chapter 9 - permission slips - yr 5/6 health - Yr. 6 social studies package 1 overdue Have a good night