Welcome back! I hope everyone had an enjoyable winter break. A few updates for this week:
- Fingerprint analysis homework, due tomorrow
- Pizza for sale Wednesday, $2/slice
- Ski Club starts this Thursday – weather dependent
- Students each need a shoebox by next week
- New math groups will start this Wednesday – groups are determined by learning styles and pre-assessment
- Home Reading for December due, January sent home today
- Swimming Lessons start next week
This Friday is PJ Day at Greystone. Be sure to wear your comfy PJs for our last day before Christmas break.
I came across this contest and thought I’d share it incase students have an opportunity to, and interest in, entering. Lucky students from grades 5 to 12, have an opportunity to win $3000. See link below for details. The deadline is the end of the month.
Lives that make a Difference Essay Contest
This Friday is Ugly Christmas Sweater Day at Greystone. Be sure to dig out that ugly sweater and wear it to school!
We Care is selling Candy Grams this week during break time. $1 dollar for a regular candy cane and $2 for a flavoured one. All proceeds will be going to the Parkland Food Bank. Candy Grams will be delivered during the latter part of next week.
We are having a hotdog sale at lunch on Monday, December 18th.
The proceeds go to Sevec (YMCA). It is $3 a hot dog and $5 for a hot dog, pop and chips. Students can preorder with teachers.
Greystone’s annual Christmas festivities, Snowed-In at Greystone, is planned for Thursday, December 14th from 6-7:30pm. Swing by at a time that is convenient for your family.
Snowed-In is a free, fun night where families can come to the school to participate in various Christmas themed activites. Activities include: Horse drawn sleigh rides, crafts, visit with Santa, hot-chocolate and cookie decorating, snowball dodgeball and karaoke. New this year includes performances by our school choir!!!
Hope you can make it!
Here is the link to random pictures from our classroom this year. Feel free to take a peek and to download pictures of your kids hard at work.
Grade 6 Pictures
Click the link to check out and order Greystone Spirit Wear.
Greystone Spirit Wear