Friday, March 8, 2019

Upcoming dates: 
Monday, March 11 – Friday, March 22 – No School – March Break
Monday, March 25 – First day back after March Break and Term 3 begins
Wednesday, March 27 – Casual Day 
Friday, March 29 – Term 2 report cards go home

Happy Fantastic Friday!
Happy March Break! Today we had a wonderful but busy day dressed in our St. Patrick day colours 
We had a house game today where we had to search for the coins inside the pot of lucky charms! Way to go Zeta for coming first, Theta second and Kappa third. The children were very excited 

French: We started the day with Mlle. Jessica. Please see her blog at http://mllehousja.blogspot.com

Math: Today students had to answer word problems using place value mats and column addition. We learned how important it is to understand place value and the tens and ones in a number. I have sent home a math package that reviews everything we have been learning so far. Please work with you child over the March break on completing the package

Inquiry into Language:Today children wrote their weekly spelling test! Please sign and return them. I have also sent a language sheet home in their agenda to continue to practice the correct punctuation in sentences. 

Gym: Please see Ms.Yustin’s blog at https://sjaayustin.blogspot.com

Agenda:
Spelling test signed
Language and Math review
Read every day for 15 minutes
Aftercare invoices due March 15th
Enjoy March break

Unit of Inquiry:Today students presented their summative projects! Way to go everyone! I was impressed by the creativity and knowledge behind everyone’s inventions.  

Have a wonderful March break !!! 

Love,
Miss Gandy  


Thursday, March 7, 2019

Day 114
Upcoming dates: 
Monday, March 4 – Friday, March 8 – Spirit Week
Monday, March 11 – Friday, March 22 – No School – March Break
Monday, March 25 – First day back after March Break and Term 3 begins
Wednesday, March 27 – Casual Day 
Friday, March 29 – Term 2 report cards go home

Spirit Week is taking place next week, Monday, March 4th to Friday, March 8th. 
Friday, March 8th - St. Patrick’s Day

Happy Terrific Thursday!
Today was sports day! We represented some of our favourite teams :)
 Miss. Gandy supporting her brother's hockey jersery! 

French: We started the day with Mlle. Jessica. Please see her blog at http://mllehousja.blogspot.com

Math: Today students had to identify which numbers would need a trade. They had to then use a place value mat to answer the questions they had circled. They doubled checked their answers through column addition 

Music: Next we had a music lesson with Mrs. Mcmillan. Please see her blog at https://mrsmcmillanmusic.blogspot.com

Inquiry into Language:Today we read chapters 20,21 and 22 of our novel study and answered comprehension questions about the chapters. 


Gym: Please see Ms.Yustin’s blog at https://sjaayustin.blogspot.com

Agenda:
Spelling test tomorrow
Spelling sentences due tomorrow 
Summative presentation tomorrow
Aftercare invoices due March 15th
Read 15 minutes
St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow- please wear green

Unit of Inquiry:Today students continued working on building their summative inventions and practicing their presentation for tomorrow! The students need to be able to explain their invention (name, how it works, how they built it) and how it makes their life or the lives of others easier. 

Have a wonderful evening, 

Love,
Miss Gandy  

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Day 113
Upcoming dates: 
Monday, March 4 – Friday, March 8 – Spirit Week
Monday, March 11 – Friday, March 22 – No School – March Break
Monday, March 25 – First day back after March Break and Term 3 begins
Wednesday, March 27 – Casual Day 
Friday, March 29 – Term 2 report cards go home

Spirit Week is taking place next week, Monday, March 4th to Friday, March 8th. 
Monday, March 4th – PJ Day
Tuesday, March 5th – Superhero/Princess/Tie-Dye Day
Wednesday, March 6th - Whacky Wednesday
Thursday, March 7th - Sports Day 
Friday, March 8th - St. Patrick’s Day

Happy Whacky Wednesday!
What a whacky bunch we were today! I am having so much fun with spirit week and it so nice to see the kids enjoying it as well :)
We had a house game this afternoon that was hosted by the Kappa teachers, we had to balance a balloon while walking through the markers. Great job to everyone who participated and for Kappa who came first, Zeta second and Theta third! 
French: We started the day with Mlle. Jessica. Please see her blog at http://mllehousja.blogspot.com

Math:Today students created and solved story problems involving addition, using place value concepts. 

Daily 5:Today students wrote about what they learned and had fun doing this term and one thing they want to improve on for next term. This page will be sent home with report cards on March 29

Inquiry into Language:Today we read chapters 18 and 19 of our novel study and answered comprehension questions about the chapters. 

Gym: Please see Ms.Yustin’s blog at https://sjaayustin.blogspot.com

Agenda:
Spelling test Friday
Spelling sentences due Friday 
Summative presentation Friday
Aftercare invoices due March 15th
Read 15 minutes
Sports day tomorrow 

Unit of Inquiry:Today students continued working on building their summative inventions! Children who finished had the option to create an advertisement poster for their presentation on Friday. The students need to be able to explain their invention (name, how it works, how they built it) and how it makes their life or the lives of others easier. 

Have a wonderful evening, 

Love,
Miss Gandy