Tickets for our annual Cake Raffle will go on sale today. Good luck to anyone who is bidding on cakes. It is always a wonderful event. If your child wins a cake, you will be notified on February 14th during the day to meet your child if the cake is too large to bring home on the bus. Ash Wednesday is also on Valentine's Day. We will have a small service in the Gym. Please join us if you are available.
The Math test went home today for parent signature. We have moved onto reviewing multiplication of 2 digit by 2 digit this week. Please work on quick recall of all 12x12 multiplication facts.
Homework is due this Friday. Please complete and return to school.
If you are sending in cards or treats with your child for Valentine's Day, please remember we are a nut free school. Thank you!
Report cards go home on February 15th.
A Math review sheet went home today to review for the Geometry Unit test on February 1st.
Areas that should be reviewed include: polygons (both regular and irregular), points, rays, line, line segment, parallel lines, intersecting lines, perpendicular lines, lines of symmetry, similar and congruent shapes, types of triangles (6) and 4 types of angles.
A homework sheet was handed out today. Students were given a half hour in class to work on the homework as it was not handed out yesterday. It is due on Friday.
A few review Geometry sheets went home to be reviewed and signed by parents. Please discuss the angles, classification and symmetry terms.
Another review Geometry quiz will take place next week.
A handout was discussed today in class about ideas for our Media Literacy project. Please ask your child if they have come up with their advertising ideas. We will begin our projects in class on Jan. 17th.
Please remember to pack an extra pair of mitts or socks as we often have wet clothes in the afternoon. Students have been doing an amazing job of hanging up their wet clothes between recesses.
Next Friday, December 15th we will have a Data Management test. The concepts covered in this unit are: stem and leaf plots, broken line graphs, bar graphs, double bar graphs, line plots, pictographs, circle graphs, calculating the mean, median, mode and range. Students can continue to review on Mathletics next week. A review sheet will also be sent home for homework.
Math duotangs will be sent home on Wednesday to review.
Reminder of our Advent Liturgy at 12:30pm on Wednesday the 13th.
Hot dog lunch takes place on Thursday December 14th. Orders will available through Cash on Line.
Try this playable link for the homework
Homework this week is on line. Students are asked to log into Kahoot and enter the following Game Pin. The Kahoot is Math related so grab a piece of paper and pencil. The kahoot is due on Friday December 8th, 2017.
Have fun! Join at kahoot.it
with Game PIN:
As with every fall and start of winter we have some wet weather heading our way. Please remind your children to pack an extra pair of gloves or mitts to swap out during the day. All children are encouraged to hang their clothes to dry.
Homework: is not due until Monday as Friday is a PD day. Enjoy the day with your family.
1. Children are doing bar graphs and line graphs this week. You may hear your child coming home saying "Don't forget to use a ruuuuuuler." We are trying to do things accurately and it is important to get into the habit of using the necessary tools in class.
2. Scholastic orders are due tomorrow
3. As part of spirit week Wednesday is Jersey day and pizza day.
Just a reminder to book your interview time on line with one of your child's classroom teachers. It's easy to do, just click on the school website red.ocsb.ca and scroll down to find the teacher. The interview booking closes on Monday November 13th at 3:00pm. I am looking forward to meeting parents.
Another reminder we have our Math test on Friday afternoon. The homework sheet sent home this week is a review for the test.