Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Please check the previous blog on our after school field trip tomorrow to see the ESO


Track and Field

Your child will be coming home with a volunteer form for our Muir Lake Elementary Track Meet.  We would love to have some help for this big day.Thank you in advance for your help.

Here are a few pictures of the grade six class running the 800 m today.  I’m proud of all of them.


















Big Oiler Game Tonight!!! Go, Oilers!!!

Tuesday, April 25, 2017


6W – have Master:  Birds, Wings and Airplanes – Four Forces of Flight due on Thursday, April 27

6W Spelling test will be on Monday, May 8

6G – have Task:  Forces of Flight completed by Wednesday, April 26 at 8:00 a.m.

Air and Aerodynamic Unit Exam will be on Tuesday, May 2.  Please see things to know.  


Your child will be coming home with Sex Education Health consent form.  Please review and sign and return to school.


Just some Oiler fun!


Monday, April 24, 2017

Language Arts

Your child should be coming home with their rough copy of their short story.  Please help them edit their piece.  The edited rough copy is due on Tuesday, April 25 at 8:00 a.m.  


The written portion of the Provincial Achievement Test Part A will be on Thursday, May 11 at 8:10 a.m.  Your child will be writing a newspaper article as well as a short story in 2.5 hours.  Please make sure they are well rested for this important exam.

PAT schedule for June

Please put on calendar.

Monday, June 19 Language Arts Part B

Tuesday, June 20 Math

Thursday, June 22 Social Studies

Friday, June 23 Science

Please arrange to make sure your child is at school on these test dates.  

Field trip

A reminder that the Grade 6’s will be going to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra on Thursday, April 27.  

Where: Winspear Centre

Why: Cultural Event – Fine Arts

Time: Departing Muir Lake 6:15 p.m. – returning at 9:15 p.m.

Please pick up your child at 9:15 p.m.  Thank you.

Muir Lake Elementary Track and Field Date

Tuesday, May 16. This is when we will be hosting the Muir Lake Elementary Track meet.  We will be looking for volunteers in the near future. More details will come out later.   Please keep this date in mind.  We are hoping all the snow will melt by that time – ha ha! Thank you.  






How about those Edmonton Oilers!!!???? Second round, here we come!!

Wednesday, April 19, 2017


The final polished movie review is due Thursday at 8:00 a.m.  It should be typed, double-spaced on a single sheet of paper.  If you do not have access to a computer, please hand write it.

Science 6G 6W

Have your child practice making a regular paper airplane.  We will be making these in the near future and I do not have time to make 45 paper airplanes.  Thank you for your help!

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Social Studies

A reminder that there is a Chapter 5 Unit test tomorrow. Please see the previous blog on Things to Know.

Author Visit

Todd Bolt was our special guest today.  He is an author and an illustrator.  Your child can order a book and Todd Bolt can sign it.  Please see Mrs. Schram for the order form.  


Check Ms. Wayken’s remind for math work.

Oiler Game tonight!!



Monday, April 10, 2017

Social Studies

Chapter 5 Test on Wednesday, April 19.  Please see Things to know.

Bake Sale on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

Language Arts

Rough copy of movie review is due tomorrow at 8:00 a.m. .  Please edit it with your child tonight.


The students have Unit exam on Thursday, April 13.  Please see Ms. Wayken’s Remind message.  All details are there.

Edmonton Oiler Playoffs

It’s Oiler colors Wed, April 12.    Let’s support the Edmonton Oiler’s in their first playoff game in 11 years.  Go Oilers!

Friday, April 7, 2017

Social Studies

LM 5-1 :  How Local Governments Are Elected portion must be completed.  You can get your information from the Social Textbook on page 114.  This is due on Monday, April 10 at 8:00 a.m.

Muir Lake Blooms Community Project

Your youngest or only child will be coming home with an exciting new project for Muir Lake School.  Please take a look.

We Care Group

They will be having a bake sale on Tuesday, April 11 and Wednesday, April 12.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Science 6W

Your child will be coming home with the Task:  Bernoulli.  Please sign and return.  Your child has a chance to get a better mark if they complete question #4 and hand it in by Friday, April 7.

A reminder for both classes that the science quiz is Friday. Study and look at the previous blog to find out what to study.

PE pictures – first game of kick ball this year!

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Science 6G

Your child will be coming home with their Task:  Bernoulli.  Please sign and return.  Your child has a chance to get a better mark if they choose to.  They can answer question #4 and hand it to me by Thursday, April 6.

A reminder that there is a Science Quiz on Friday.  Please see previous blog for “What to know.”

Spell A Thon test is on Thursday, April 7.  All money must be in by April 21.  Thank you.  Please see previous blog for the spelling words and your child’s handout.

Field Trip consent form 

I’m still looking for some field trip forms.  I have 6 students who have not handed it in.  If your child has misplaced it, please print off new form and return to school.  Thank you.

Monday, April 3, 2017


Welcome Back!!

Social Studies

LM 5-1:  Local Government Inquiry.  Students are only required to complete the box:  How are Local Governments organized?  They should get their information on page 110-111 of their Social Textbook.  If they do not have their Social textbook,  it in Social Studies Google classroom.  This is due on Wednesday, April 5 at 8:00 a.m. 

Language Arts

Students should have a jot notes of the plot of Old Yeller.  This is due on Tuesday, April 4 at 8:00 a.m.  

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Science 6G 6W

Please sign their Task and return by Wednesday, March 23.

Spell a Thon

Here is the spelling list for the Spell a Thon Fundraiser.  More information will follow.   You can get them studying.  Thank you!








Volunteer Tea

Calling all volunteers.  Please check out this link.  We want to thank you for all of your help.

The link to the invite is
Pictures/video of Science 6G Experiments today.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Social Studies

LM 5-2 Local Government Service- this activity should be done with your parents.  This is due on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. 

LM 5-1:  Why do we have local government (page 102-105).  This is due on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.


Both classes must bring in 2 empty pop cans for Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.

6G- remember to bring your blow dryers and shoe box lid for Tuesday, March 21, 2017.  

Pictures and video of  6W Science today.  Hover craft and Take a Balloon for a Walk IMG_5931-14kru9r IMG_5934-2jnxemc IMG_5931-14krubu IMG_5939-r4yeqi

Report card envelopes are to be returned asap.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Report Cards

Your child should be coming home with their report card.  Please return the envelope.

Science 6G 6W 

Here are some pictures/short clips of the Air Rocket Launching Experiment.

6W needs to bring a blow dryer and a shoe box lid for Friday, March 17.  6G will be needing these items on Tuesday, March 21.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

We need the consent forms handed in by Friday, March 17.  If your child has misplaced the consent form, please print this off.  I need 10 consent forms at this time.  Thank you.

Science 6G

The students completed the Lab:  Air Powered Rockets.  Please see pictures.


We had a little tallest snowman contest.  Here are a few pictures of the day.