October 24th

Dear parents,

Today:

·         Mme Phipps led a visualization activity in the gym after the assembly.

·         We worked on increasing the length of our writing projects by using an idea web to brainstorm.

·         We completed some outstanding work in ELA and did some word work.

·         We learned about how some minerals can be recycled and learned about aluminum.

·         We learned about how too much sugar can be harmful to your health.

 

Reminders:

·         Mission Fair is next Monday.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

October 18th

Dear parents,

Homework:

·         Fully Alive: My Life is a Gift worksheet

·         Math p. 53 #1-7

 

Today:

·         We worked on 3 digit by 3 digit addition.

·         We went to Phys. Ed. with M. Delwo.

·         We participated in an Education Week QR code scavenger hunt.

·         We discussed the gifts that God has given us in our lives.

 

Tomorrow:

·         Hot lunch forms due.

 

Have a good evening!

M. Boyer

October 13th

Dear parents,

Today:

·         We continued to work on estimating sums.

·         We worked on a writing assignment.

·         We learned French folk songs.

·         We worked on our Genius Hour projects.

·         We had a quiet prayer time.

 

We are working hard to stay caught up with our work.  Please have your child log into Stileapp and work on any outstanding work. 

 

Have a great day!

M. Boyer

October 7th

Today:

·         We prepared for the Thanksgiving celebration.

·         We created 8-bit art inspired by Saskatchewan landscapes.

·         We presented the Thanksgiving celebration.

·         We worked on incomplete assignments.

 

Reminders:

·         There is no school Monday or Tuesday.

 

Have a great Thanksgiving!

M. Boyer

October 5th

Dear parents,

 

*I’ve posted photos taken throughout the day on the classroom blog: www.mrboyer.ca

 

Today:

·         We rehearsed for the Thanksgiving celebration.

·         We learned 2 ways to estimate sums.

·         We learned about the municipal election.

·         We reflected on writing and how we would like to improve.

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

 

Reminders:

·         School photos are tomorrow.

·         There is no school Monday or Tuesday.

·         The class is leading the Thanksgiving celebration Friday at 2 p.m.

·         Donations to the FCC food drive must be brought to school by Friday.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

October 4th

Homework:

·         ELA – Healthy Minerals (Stile)

 

Today:

·         Students received Bibles at our Bible celebration led by Mme Cey.

·         We went to Phys. Ed. with M. Nadon.

·         Students completed a research activity about healthy minerals in ELA.

·         We discussed, took notes and answered questions about the Mohs’ scale of mineral hardness.

 

Reminders:

·         Class pictures are Thursday

·         The class is presenting a Thanksgiving liturgy Friday at 2pm.  Parents are welcome to attend.

·         There is no school Monday and Tuesday.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

 

October 3rd

Dear parents,

Today:

·         We finished some work in French.

·         We read a new selection in ELA and learned about the compare and contrast writing style.

·         Students went to Arts. Ed. with M. Mitchell and Phys. Ed. with M. Nadon.

·         We created our own customized versions of the Canada Food Guide online.

·         We led visualization activities with the grade 1 class.

·         The students each brought home a paper grocery bag to fill with non-perishable donations for the FCC food drive.

 

Reminders:

·         Our Bible celebration is tomorrow at 10:30 in the music room.

·         School pictures are Thursday.

·         The class is presenting a Thanksgiving liturgy Friday at 2:00.

·         There is no school Monday or Tuesday of next week.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer

September 30th

Dear parents,

Homework: 

·         If possible, students are to complete all outstanding activities within the Numbers strand in Mathletics.

 

Today:

·         We recognized the harmful effects of residential schools by participating in Orange Shirt Day.  Elder Gerry Stonechild spoke to the students about his experiences in a residential school.

·         We started an English writing assignment and watched some videos about how to brainstorm and plan writing.

·         We worked on completing some outstanding work on Stile and Mathletics.

o   Stile is a learning management portal that I discovered at a conference a few years ago.  We are using it because it has many practical and instructional benefits that will enhance the learning in our classroom.  We are still doing many handwritten activities throughout the week as well.  If you have any questions about Stile, please be sure to let me know.

·         We participated in the school’s Terry Fox run this afternoon.

 

Reminders:

·         School photos are Thursday.

·         The students will be receiving their own Bibles at a celebration on Tuesday.  The celebration starts at 10:30 am and all parents are welcome to attend.  Students are welcome to bring a snack for the class.

·         Our class will be leading the Thanksgiving celebration on Friday at 2:00 pm. Parents are invited to attend.

 

Have a great weekend!

M. Boyer

September 30th

Dear parents,

Today:

·         The class travelled to the Agriculture in the Classroom farm where they learned about the different foods produced in Saskatchewan such as pulse crops, honey, wheat, canola, chick peas, beef, and cheese.

·         We learned more about Louis Riel through a classroom discussion, video and questions.

·         The students had Phys. Ed with M. Nadon.

 

Invitation:

·         The grade 4 students will be receiving a Bible during a celebration hosted by our religious education consultant, Bernadette Cey.  The celebration will take place on Tuesday, October 4th at 10:30 PM in the music room.  All parents are invited to attend.  Students may bring a snack for the class.

 

Important dates:

·         Tomorrow is the Terry Fox event and Orange Shirt Day.  A First Nations elder will be speaking with the students in the morning

·         School photos are on October 6th.

·         The students will be presenting our Thanksgiving celebration on Friday, October 7th at 2:00 pm.

 

Have a great evening!

M. Boyer