January 30th

Homework:  Please practice the 7, 8 and 9 multiplication tables with your child nightly for the rest of the week.

 

Today:

·         We had our Jump Rope for Heart kickoff assembly.

·         We went to the library.

·         We continued reading A Wrinkle in Time

·         We learned about ourselves in Wellness class.

·         We continued to learn about refraction, diffusion, reflection and shadows.

·         We went to the gym and to music.

 

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

 

 

January 16th

Today:

·         We had an assembly in the gym.

·         We exchanged books in the library.

·         We learned about the characteristics of narrative writing.

·         We finished chapter 8 of A Wrinkle in Time

·         We worked on spelling.

·         We discussed stress and what causes it.

·         We learned about artificial and natural sources of light.

·         Subway orders were sent home.  Please return by Wednesday at noon.

 

Thanks to everyone who ordered books this month! We were able to purchase a good selection of new books for the classroom library.  Your support is appreciated.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

 

 

January 9th

Today:

·         We had an assembly in the gym.

·         We exchanged books at the library.

·         We finished an art assignment.

·         M. Boyer continued reading “A Wrinkle in Time” to the class.

·         We learned about writing with a strong voice.

·         We presented the characteristics of a friend to the class.

·         We had reading buddies with the grade 1 class.

 

Have a great evening!

 

Clayton

January 5th

Today:

·         We practiced 4 digit by 4 digit subtraction.

·         We corrected some previous assignments.

·         We explored new topics for Genius Hour.

·         We went to the gym with M. Nadon.

 

Reminder:

·         Scholastic orders are due tomorrow.  

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

 

 

 

January 4th

Today:

·         We practiced 4 digit addition.

·         We worked on our French novel study.

·         We studied English spelling words.

·         We learned about the prairie ecozone.

·         We went to the gym with M. Nadon and had Arts Ed. with M. Mitchell.

 

Reminders:

·         Scholastic orders are due Friday.  Thank you for supporting the purchase of new books for our classroom library.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

December 19th

I will be making pancakes for all of the grade 4 students Wednesday morning at the start of the day.  

 

Today:

·         We had an assembly and liturgy in the gym.

·         We exchanged library books.

·         We finished outstanding work.

·         We worked on Christmas STEM challenges with Mme Forrest’s class.

·         We finished our Genius Hour presentations.

 

Reminders:

·         Our Advent celebration is tomorrow at 6:30 at the Hillcrest church.  Doors open at 6:00pm.

 

December 12th

 

Today:

·         We had an assembly and liturgy in the gym.

·         We exchanged books at the library.

·         We read more of “A Wrinkle in Time”.

·         We practiced for the Christmas concert.

·         We participated in the Hour of Code.

·         We did an introductory activity for our Light unit.

 

Tomorrow:

·         Students will be going to Church of Our Lady for Reconciliation.

 

Have a great evening.

M. Boyer

December 8th

Today:

·         We finished learning about the legend of William Tell.

·         We continued to work on the concept of using doubles to multiply.

·         We finished chapter 2 of our French novel study.

·         We watched a video and answered questions about volcanoes.

·         We learned a new French folk song.

·         We presented our genius hour projects.

 

Thanks to those who submitted Scholastic book orders.  I was able to purchase 3 books for our classroom library this month.

 

Reminders:

Hot lunch orders are due Monday.

 

Have a good evening!

M. Boyer

December 5th

Today:

·         We had an assembly and Advent celebration in the gym.

·         We learned about internet safety.

·         We continued to read “A Wrinkle in Time”

·         We worked on spelling words.

·         We completed an end of unit evaluation in science.

·         We had music with M. Mitchell and Phys. Ed. with M. Nadon

·         Hot lunch forms were sent home.

 

Reminders:

·         Hot lunch forms are due back Monday.

·         Scholastic orders are due Wednesday. 

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

November 29th

Dear parents,

Today:

·         We continued exploring the different stages of childhood.

·         We finished up work on our French novel study.

·         We learned about how arrays help us multiply.

·         We studied French vocabulary words.

·         We continued studying igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks.

·         We had Phys. Ed. with M. Nadon.

 

Homework:

·         Students should finish up any incomplete assigned work in Mathletics by the end of the week.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer