The students will be going swimming tomorrow. Remind them to bring their swim clothes and a towel. Thanks!
Spell A Thon
All students should be coming home with a blue information sheet on the Spell A Thon. Please look it over.
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!
Calling all volunteers. Please check out this link. We want to thank you for all of your help.
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.
Report card envelopes are to be returned asap.
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.
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.
We had a little tallest snowman contest. Here are a few pictures of the day.
Your child can share with their Social Studies Chapter 4 Results on their Social Studies tracking sheet online.
Your child has been sent home with an important date of our Grade 6 Cultural Event. This will be an evening activity where we will go and listen to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. Please read the letter and return consent before or on Friday, March 17.
Your child will be coming home with a newspaper article and Chapter 13 Breadwinner response rubrics. Please sign and return on Thursday, March 9, 2017.
There will be a Convention test (commas, Capital letters, end punctuation) on Monday, March 13, 2017. Students need to review their student booklet.
Spelling test tomorrow.
A reminder to sign your child’s LA portfolio and have them return it to school.
Remember there is the Chapter 4 Unit test on Friday. Please see the previous blog on what to know.
Your child should do a magic sticking water trick tonight for you. Ask them why this happened.
PE today was inside. The students played Sardines and then had a bit of a dance off!
Your child should be coming home with their LA portfolio. Please read their written work. Their written work is online. Please sign and return the portfolio by Thursday, March 9.
Spelling test on Thursday. Study.
Chapter 4 Unit exam is on Friday, March 10. Please see previous blogs for what to know.
Science 6G 6W
Your child will be coming home with their moon phase assignment. Please sign and return to school by Wednesday, March 8.
Some pictures and video of 6G Science.
I just want to share with you on how much I’m enjoying your children. Our class is a great group of kids. From now, until June, the pace will be moving quick and I’m asking more from your child. Please check the blog daily and I appreciate the help that is happening at home. Thank you!! Have a great long weekend.
Representative Democracy Evidence LM 4-5 is due on Monday, March 6 at 8:00 a.m.
Chapter 4 Social Studies Unit Exam will be on Friday, March 10. Please see Things to Know.
Career Research presentation is due on Monday, March 6. Students need to be prepared to share this orally. Practice BEFORE you present. Students need to make sure they cover all the criteria of this assignment. Please check this out.
Changing the seating plan videoIMG_5802-1er4p3r
Mapping Assignment is due on Thursday, March 2 at 8:00 a.m.
See Line Master 4-3 – Status of Women: Compare and Contrast Assignment. Please sign and return Thursday, March 2.
Career presentation is due on Monday, March 6. Students need to be prepared to present this orally. Be prepared and rehearse.
The students are learning how to use compasses.
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
IMG_5652.TRIM (1)-2fr0xle-Tunnel Crew video
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.