Monday, May 29, 2017

Compressed air

Reminder
Full dress uniform for the concert
Please bring your instruments

Math
Problem solving
The students had a lesson on problem solving. They also reviewed some concepts covered in the measurement unit.

French
See Mme. V

UOI - Language
The student read to chapter 6 of the Novel.

UOI - Flight
The student continued their investigation into the properties of air. They made qualitative observations of their experiment.

Spring Concert
Today was the dress rehearsal.





Friday, May 26, 2017

Great day

A little science, a lot of T& F, and a bit of art. 

Enjoy the photos and have a great weekend. 











Thursday, May 25, 2017

Awards galore

Reminders
Please bring instruments to school on Friday and Monday for dress rehearsal.
If there is a rain delay in track and field the students will be practicing for the spring concert.

Today's Agenda 


  1. Math lesson - Ordering and Comparing Fractions 


The students complete mixed numbers and improper fractions homework and worked on the problems for lesson 3.

Homework

Ordering from MMS
grade 5 Pages 267 - 268 Q 1 - 10
Grade 6 Pages  296 - 297 Q 1 - 11

            2.French
 UOI - Language
Novel Study chapter 3 and beginning of chapter 4.

Gym
5 - 8 dodge-ball with Mr. Hunt


This morning Peyton was presented with her plaque and cheque from the Knight's of Columbus. Well done.

In the afternoon, the students celebrated May's Birthday Circle and Track and Field Awards.


























Wednesday, May 24, 2017

THX MR. P T&F PHOTOS PT.2 TMA



















Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Reminders
Track and field event SJA vs. TMA on Friday
No math homework tonight
Bring French projects in tomorrow

Math 
Improper Fractions


UOI - Language 

Copper Sunrise by Bryan Buchan 
The students began their final novel stud. As a group they read chapters 1 and 2. There was  a deep discussion about some of the theme and context of the story. It takes place in a time when First Nation's were treated lower than second class citizens (to put it nicely).  

UOI - Flight
The students learned how the force of gravity impacts flight. They also, investigated air pressure and Bernoulli's principle. 

Music 
The band 5 - 8 practiced for the Spring Concert. 

Special event
After lunch, the students tucked into their Congratulations Exhibition is Completed Cake.  I would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to the Morris family for  providing this delicious treat for our class. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.