Grade 6's blog

Weekly updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

The children have worked very hard finishing off their Socials Mapping Project, practicing the verb Avoir and reviewing the golden rule for math vocabulary: what you do to one side, you must do to the other.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read 30 minutes every night

2. Suspense Story good copy, typed due Nov.16. See Edmodo for Rubric.

MATHEMATICS:

1. Continue to review multiplication and division drills on Edmodo for 15 minutes. Quiz Wednesday

2. Complete 2 math definitions for Tuesday

LE FRANÇAIS:

1. Quiz sur AVOIR Tuesday

SCIENCE:

1. Look through technology books for science

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

1. No school Nov.11 (Rembrance Day) and Nov. 14 (Pro-D day)

2. Photo retake Thurs. Nov.17

3. Colour Christmas cards for Wednesday

4. Primary/Intermediate Choir - see PE/Music blog

Enjoy the long weekend!!!

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

Weekly Updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

The students have had a very busy week with Halloween, projects and tournaments. 

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read 30 minutes

MATHEMATICS:

1. Practice multiplication and division facts on Edmodo for 15 minutes

2. Test Unit 1 Lessons 1-6 on Monday

LE FRANÇAIS:

1. Review AVOIR for Tuesday

2. Les filles finish off les cheveux worksheet for Tuesday

SCIENCE:

1. Read Mount Rainier handout and come with questions for Monday. Put answers on loose leaf paper.

2. Bring technology books and research papers for Monday

SOCIAL STUDIES:

1. Compass rose worksheet due Tuesday

2. Complete your part of Socials Geography Project for Tuesday

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

No school Nov. 11 (Remembrance Day) and Nov.14 (Professional Day)

Remembrance Day Assembly Nov.10 at 10:45 please join us

Intermediate Choir see PE/Music blog for updates

Enjoy the weekend,

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

Weekly updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

It is evident that the children have worked very hard on their Extreme Environment models. I can definitely see lots of learning, fun and a sense of accomplishment.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read for 30 minutes each day

MATHEMATICS:

1. Practice your multiplication and division drills on Edmodo for 15 minutes

LE FRANÇAIS:

1. Complete Halloween worksheet for Tuesday

SCIENCE:

1. Get some books on technology and Extreme Environments other than space for Monday

SOCIAL STUDIES:

1. Complete time zones worksheet for Tuesday

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

1. Come dressed in costume or in black and orange on Monday. Bring a twoonie for our sponsor child Thomas. See Thursday's newsletter for more details regarding Halloween costumes.

2. Created by Kids Artwork is due Wednesday, November 2. Money raised will go to Catholic charities.

3. Intermediate Choir - see PE/Music blog

4. Lifetouch photo retakes - Thurs. Nov. 17

5. Friday will be a pizza lunch for bringing in the most money for Walkathon. Please let me know if the children have any dairy allergies.

Enjoy the weekend,

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

Weekly Updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

The students have a busy weekend finishing off their science projects. A little bit every day will ensure good work. Let ideas perculate over the next few days.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read 30 minutes every day

RELIGION:

1. Have a World Intention ready for Monday

MATHEMATICS:

1. Practice Edmodo multiplication and division drills (15 min.) for Monday

2. Complete pg.14, 15 #2, 3, 4, 5 and Reflect for Monday

3. Sign Math test for Monday

LE FRANÇAIS:

1. Practice and memorize La Comptine des Amis for Tuesday. Know your actions and bring play clothes for presentation.

SCIENCE:

1. Type KWL charts and bring to class on Monday

2. Type Venn diagram and bring to class on Monday

3. Finish 3D Model and make a tag for name - bring to class on Thursday

4. Complete hamburger draft for extreme environment and bring to class on Monday

5. Complete draft on paragraphs and bring to class on Monday

6. Complete bibliography draft for Monday

7. Title page can be printed at school on Monday if you do not have coloured ink in your home computer

REMINDERS:

1. Walkathon Assembly - Friday, October 28

2. Dress Down Day - Monday, October 31

Enjoy the weekend,

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

Weekly Updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

The students have had a busy week with all the wonderful learning happening with Math, Language Arts, Le Français, Socials, Science and Art.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read for 30 minutes

2. Prepare questions for discussions on Monday

MATHEMATICS:

1. Practice Edmodo Drills - multiplication and division for Wednesday

2. Math Test on Monday. Review Problems

3. Extra Practice 5, 7 #1-3 due Monday

LE FRANÇAIS:

1. Review La Comptine des Amis for Tuesday

ART:

1. Line Art draft is due Wednesday

SCIENCE:

1. Work on your shoebox model

2. Continue researching information on your extreme environment

3. Bring all books for your research on Monday

SOCIALS:

1. Finish Crossword on Latitude and Longitude - due Tuesday

2. Finish worksheet on Latitude and Longitude - due Tuesday

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

1. School Mass Wednesday, October 19 @ 11:00

Enjoy the weekend!

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

HOMEWORK

 Math:

1) Math Drill on  Wednesday

2) Draw Factor Trees for  the numbers 54, 63, 36 due Tuesday

French:

1) L'Action de Graces- Bonne copie, fine-line, colour due Tuesday

Social Studies:

1) Finish Worksheet for Tuesday

2) Review Latitude and Logitude for Tuesday

Science:

1) Library Books and research information on your extreme environment. Start reading about your extreme environmant. Due Thursday

2) Shoebox from shoestore, model to be done at home.

Reminders:

Walkaton Pledges: Due Oct. 12

Green Pen  for Tuesday

Read 30 minutes a day.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Mrs. Melvin and Mrs. Caprilli 

Weekly Updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

Tomorrow is Walkathon and the forecast will be a beautiful sunny day. Put on your smiles and your comfortable shoes and let's have fun while getting fit at the same time.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read for 30 minutes each night

MATHEMATICS:

1. Continue to practice multiplication and division drills on Edmodo for 15 minutes daily - drill will be on Monday

2. Complete questions #9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16 pg.57 due Monday

SOCIALS:

1. Complete vocabulary pages on the Physical Environment due Tuesday

ART:

1. The letter 'I' is due on Monday. Fill in all the spaces and make sure your letter represents you.

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

1. Walkathon dismissal is at 1:00 Friday, September 30

2. Photo day is Tuesday, October 4

3. Computer contract is due Wednesday, October 5

4. CISVA Cross Country Meet is Wednesday, Oct. 5 (see PE blog for details)

5. Garry Point Fun Run - Friday, October 7 (see PE blog for details)

Enjoy the weekend,

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

 

 

 

Weekly updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

It was lovely to see all of you on Tuesday evening during Meet the Teacher Night. We look forward to a wonderful year of learning with all of the children.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read for 30 minutes each night

MATH:

1. Continue to review your multiplication and division drills on Edmodo

2. Extra Practice 2 due Monday

LE FRANÇAIS:

1. Review numbers 60, 70, 80, 90, hundreds, thousands - be ready for a little quiz on Tuesday

2. Worksheet: Quelle heure est-il? due Tuesday

SOCIALS:

1. Finish Part B: Transferring information from one map to another - due Monday

2. Capitals of the world handout is due Monday

ART:

1. Cut outs for "I" art is due Wednesday

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

1. Walkathon - Friday, September 30. Dismissal is at 1:00. Continue to collect pledges.

2. Earthquake forms are due Monday

3. Check the PE blog for schedules of extra-curricular activities

Enjoy the relaxing weekend!!

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

Weekly Updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

How wonderful to see the grade 6 students take over as leaders of the school this week as the grade 7 students were away at Outdoor Ed. They did a beautiful job with their readings during today's assembly.

Homework for the weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read for 30 minutes each night

MATHEMATICS:

1. Practice multiplication and division drills daily for 10 minutes. See Edmodo

LE FRANÇAIS:

1. Complete worksheet on les mois de l'année et la météo for Tuesday. No colouring

2. Complete assignment on Les Saisons. Please fine-line and colour. Due Tuesday

3. Practice Bénis-Nous Seigneur prayer

SOCIAL STUDIES:

1. Finish colouring your country flag. Due Monday

2. Bring your checklist for flag assignment on Monday

3. Review continents and their respective countries for Monday

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

1.AGM Meet the Teacher Evening - Tuesday, September 20 @ 6:45

2. School Mass - Wednesday, September 21 @ 11:00

3. Dress Down Day - Friday, September 23

Enjoy the weekend,

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin

Weekly Updates

 Hello Grade 6 Families,

Welcome back to a brand new school year! We look forward to an exciting year with your children.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

1. Read a chapter book for 30 minutes every night

SOCIAL STUDIES:

1. Use atlas and geography continents and ocens checklist to complete mapping assignment - due Monday

FRIENDLY REMINDERS:

1. Please submit a recent picture of your child for the birthday board - due Monday

2. Homeroom Parent Meeting is Monday, Sept. 12 at 9:00 at the Parish Centre

Enjoy the beautiful sunny weekend!

Mrs. Caprilli and Mrs. Melvin