This Year

Welcome to another great school year!

This is our class website that I will use to update you and your family on the fun things that are and will be happening in our classroom.

Use the tabs above to see our monthly calendar, newsletters and specific subject pages.

Please check back often to keep up to date!

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

November

November
Sun
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thurs
Fri
Sat



1

Pizza Day
2
3

Sub Day
4
5
6
7
8


Pizza Day
9
10
Remembrance Day Assembly

Sub Day
11
12
13
14


15
Data Management Quiz

Pizza Day

Interviews
16

Interviews
17

PD Day

Interviews
18
19
20
21

Wonder Field Trip
22

Pizza Day
23
24

Sub Day
25
26
27
28
29

Pizza Day
30




Curriculum Foci:


Reading: -Read Aloud -Wonder - Consolidating the Novel
-Book and Movie Compare and Contrast
-Connections (F and N/F)
-Implicit and Explicit Questions
-use of visuals


Writing: : -Persuasive Writing
-suffixes
-compound words
-parts of speech


Media: - topic/purpose/audience
-creating media texts (persuasive ad)


Math: Data Management
-stem and leaf plots
-scatterplots


Patterning
• describe and represent relationships in growing and shrinking patterns (where the terms are whole numbers)


Social Studies:
-explain the importance of international cooperation in addressing global issues, and evaluate the effectiveness of selected actions by Canada and Canadian citizens in the international arena
-use the social studies inquiry process to investigate some global issues of political, social, economic, and/or environmental importance, their impact on the global community, and responses to the issues

-describe significant aspects of the involvement of Canada and Canadians in some regions around the world, including the impact of this involvement

Friday, 6 October 2017

October

October
Sun
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thurs
Fri
Sat
1
2
3

Picture Day
4
5
6
7
8
9

Thanksgiving
No School
10

Decimals Quiz
11
12

XC

Colts Game
13

Sub Day
14
15
16

Author Visit $2
17
18

Pizza Day
19
20
PD Day
21
22
23
24
25
Pizza Day

Nov. Pizza/Subs Due
26
Character Assembly
27

Sub Day
28
29
30
Picture
Retakes
31
Spirit Day
-Costumes/
Orange and Black

Halloween Dance

Milk Orders Due

Data Management Quiz
123

Space Test



Curriculum Foci:


Reading: -Read Aloud -Wonder
-Text Features in Fiction and Non-Fiction
-Better Answers

Writing: : Narrative Writing
-comparative adjectives
-synonyms
-homophones


Math: Data Management
• collect and organize discrete or continuous
primary data and secondary data and display the data using charts and graphs, including continuous line graphs;
• read, describe, and interpret data, and explain relationships between sets of data
Patterning
• describe and represent relationships in growing and shrinking patterns (where the terms are whole numbers)
Science: Space
• assess the impact of space exploration on society and the environment
• investigate characteristics of the systems of which the earth is a part and the relationship between the earth, the sun, and the moon
• demonstrate an understanding of components of the systems of which the earth is a part, and explain the phenomena that result from the movement of different bodies in space.
Phys. Ed.: Volleyball Skills

Friday, 8 September 2017

Google Classroom

This year we will be doing a variety of assignments online on Google Classroom.  I love this site as I can assign a project online, the students work on it online and then I even mark it online - no paper is used or wasted at all!

STUDENTS
To prepare for this, please go to Google Classroom and put in our class code, njkcm5c, to join.

Remind App

Want reminders on what is happening in our class? Then join our class using the remind app.

Click on the link below and follow the instructions!

www.remind.com/join/896b4e


WELCOME!!!

I am so excited for this year!!!!  Please see the calendar below.  I will be adding stuff as we go....

September
Sun
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thurs
Fri
Sat


5
6
7
8

Welcome Back Assembly
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
Math Quiz

Pre-Order Pizza Due for Meet the Staff Night

Spirit Day - Orange Day
23
24
25
26
27

Meet the Staff Night
28
29

Terry Fox Run
30


Upcoming Dates:
Oct 3rd - Picture Day
Oct 9th - Thanksgiving - No School
Oct 12th - Colts Night
Oct 12th - Cross-Country Meet
Oct 20th - PA Day

Curriculum Foci:


Reading: Reading is Thinking
Writing: : Recount Writing
Math: Number Sense and Numeration - reading, writing, comparing and ordering whole numbers to one million
Science: Space -components of our solar system
Phys. Ed.: Cooperative Games