LM 4-3 is due Friday, February 24 at 8:00 a.m.
Your child will be coming home with their Sky Science Unit Exam results. Please sign and return to school.
Your child will be coming home with an Informational Comprehension test. Please sign and return by Thursday, Feb 23.
Your child will be coming home with their test results for Sky Science. Please sign and return by Thursday, Feb 23.
The next unit is Air and Aerodynamics. This is a great unit full of hands on activities. Students will need to bring in straws (10), balloons (4) and an empty 2 litre pop bottle. Bring these items in by Friday, February 24. Thank you.
Tie Dye T-Shirts for the Stollery
Muir Lake students will be raising money for the Stollery by selling tie dye t-shirts. If you are interested, please bring in your money BEFORE March 2. T-shirts are $10. The students will be tie dying their own t-shirt during the week of March 6-10.
I hope you all had a wonderful Family Day long weekend!!!! Welcome back.
Students must have their final newspaper article typed or handwritten and it is due Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
I have marked the Sky Science test and I will be returning them on Wednesday, Feb 22.
Students are working on editing their rough draft of their newspaper article with myself and Ms. Wayken.
Our next novel is Parvan’s Journey. This is the second book from the series of Breadwinner.
We just started Chapter 4 -Iroquois Confederation. Students are learning about the democratic government within the confederacy.
Just a reminder that Moon News and Moon Facts assignments are due Friday, February for both classes. Sky Science Unit exam will be on Tuesday, Feb 21. Please see previous blog for Things to know. Our next science unit will be: Air and Aerodynamics.
The students had a great day outside during PE. The weather cooperated and they had a little game of football.
There will be a Sky Science Unit Exam on Tuesday, February 21. Please see Things to Know.
Moon News Task and Moon Facts Task will be due on Friday, February 17 at 8:00 a.m.
Moon Phase Poster is due on Thursday, February 16 (6W) and Friday, February 17 (6G).
National Flag Day and Wheel Chair Basketball
It is National Flag day. I ordered flags and pins for all the students. Please watch this short 7 minute video on the history of our Canadian flag. Interesting!!!
Moon phase poster is due on Thursday, February 16 for 6 Wayken and 6 Gadoury’s moon phase poster is due on Friday, February 17 at 8:00 a.m.
Formal Day Pictures and School Ice Tunnel Crew
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Rough newspaper article is due on Tuesday, February 14 at 8:00 a.m. I will be editing it with them at that time.
Parvana’s Journey Chapter 1 questions are due on Tuesday, February 14 at 8:00 a.m.
Please have your child make corrections on the Moon Phase poster. Sign and return Moon Phase quiz by Tuesday, February 14.
6W will be getting their quiz back on Tuesday. Parents please sign and return by Wednesday, February 15.
Rough copy of newspaper article is due on Tuesday, February 13 at 8:00 a.m.
The students will be going to the book fair on Wednesday, block 3. If you would like them to purchase an item, please send in some money.
There will be no school on Thursday and Friday. I will be in school learning new things. Have a wonderful break.
Newspaper articles are due on Monday. Students will be working on their assignment.
Moon phase poster is around the corner. Have your child bring in 12 Oreo cookies by Monday, January 30.
Your child will be coming home with an Assignment. Getting the Angle on the Season. Please sign and return.
It was a great time. Thank you parents for helping your child. Here are a few pictures of the day.
Parent Teacher Interviews
Monday, Feb 6 and Tuesday, Feb 7. Please sign up.
Thinking it Through questions are due on Monday, January 30 at 8:00 a.m. This assignment is on Google Classroom. This will be graded.
Review the different types of maps. Check this link out. You may have to become familiar with these maps for the exam on Thursday, January 26. Again, please see previous blog on “What to Know.”
We will be making Greek masquerade masks during the Greek party.
If you have a glue gun, please bring it. If you have any old beads, feathers, lace, and glitter please bring as well.
A reminder that the Chapter 3 Unit test will be on Thursday, January 26 and the Greek party is on Friday, January 27.
Finally!!! The newspaper/internet clippings for the three levels of government are due on Monday, January 30. Please see previous blog on how to cite the articles. Remember, you need two articles from each level of government (local, provincial, federal). If students need to refresh their mind on the assignment, they can look on Google Classroom. Thanks.
Bread Winner – LA
The diorama is due on Friday, January 27 at 8:00 a.m. Students need to be well rehearsed because they will be presenting them that day.
Science – 6W
Angles on the Season Assignment is due on Thursday, January 26 at 8:00 a.m.
Social Studies – Chapter 3 Unit Test
This will be on Thursday, January 26. Please see previous blog on “what to know.”
Science – 6G 6W
Your child will be coming home with their Science Quiz. Please sign and return Tuesday, January 24.
Just a reminder that the Greek party will be on Friday, January 27. Food, from Opa, will be ordered and I will deliver. A Greek/Roman costume would be lovely to top off the afternoon. Please see previous blog on how to make a simple Greek costume.
We were asked to share the following link. Check it out.
The final day for ordering and sending $6 is on Monday, January 23. Opa needs the order in that day. Thank you.
Telus World of Science
We had a great day. Making a plane and watching the IMAX Hubbles. Here are some pictures of the day. Thank you to all the parents who were able to supervise today!! We could not have gone without your help!!!
Spelling test Thursday, January 19
Getting the Angel on the Season Assignment is due on Friday, January 20 at 8:00 a.m.
Your child has been sent home with a letter about the Greek party and lunch. If you would like your child to participate, please sign and return by Monday, January 23. Here is the link to make a simple Greek costume. These pictures are just samples. Your child’s costume does not have to be as elaborate. Make it simple and fun. Students will be wearing their gym clothes underneath.
There is a spelling test for 6G on Thursday, January 19. They have their words(in binder) or they can go to spellcity.com to find them.
The students will be going to the Telus World of Science on Friday, January 20. Please pack a disposable lunch. Also, do not send any money for that day. The students will not be going to the gift store/cafeteria/vending machines. Thank you.
Chapter 3 Social Studies Unit exam will be on Thursday, January 26. Please see Things to know.
Students are working in pairs and doing a diaroma for Breadwinner. They will need to bring in their supplies for Monday.
A reminder that there is a quiz on Monday, January 16 for 6G and Tuesday, January 17 for 6W. Please see previous blog for things to know. I did my best to remind them to take home their material to study.
The students need to bring in a shoe box or some other small box to build a diaroma for the Breadwinner novel study. Please bring this in by Friday, January 14.
Gadoury 6- your child will be coming home with a marked Star Finder Assignment. Please sign and return.
Wayken 6 – your child will be receiving their Star Finder assignment back on Thursday, January 13. Please sign and return.
Science Quiz will be on Monday, January 16 for Mrs. Gadoury’s class. Ms. Wayken’s class will have their science quiz on Tuesday, January 17. Please see things to know.
Moon Phase Assignment
Over the month of December, students were to record the moon phases. The moon phase assignment is due on Friday, January 14.
Wayken’s class will have their spelling test on Monday, January 16. Gadoury’s class will have their spelling test on Thursday, January 19. The students can access their spelling words online. http://www.spellingcity.com/
Welcome back!!!! I hope you all had a restful holiday. It is good to be back!
Star Finder Assignment – 6W and 6G – is due on Tuesday, January 10 at 8:00 a.m.
Students should be collecting news articles that have topics relating to local government, provincial government and federal government. They must also cite where they received these articles. Please see previous blogs for the form. They need to collect 2 articles per government level. We will be working on this in the near future.