|Stars of the Week|
From The Classrooms
The junior kindergartens would like to thank Lorraine Burton from Leisure World who donated a big box full of art supplies to their class. The J.K. students were doing experiments all week to prepare for the Science Fair. As well, they did many Mother’s Day Activities. Orientation for new junior kindergartens for September 2012 took place on Tuesday, while our present junior kindergartens went to kindergarten class for their orientation.
Ms. Wight’s kindergarten French Immersion class was very excited and had a great time at the “Living with Wildlife” field trip at the Pepsi Center. Ms. Wight’s class is learning new words beginning with the letter “T”.
Ms. Dwyer’s kindergarten class went to grade one for orientation this week. Also they had their graduation pictures taken. The students were very excited about the Wildlife Exhibition and the Science Fair.
Ms. Morrall’s kindergarten class is having a great week! They all looked beautiful on Wednesday for their graduation pictures! They are growing up! They are learning how to add with manipulatives in Math class and are learning about the digraph “sh”.
Ms. Perez-Diaz’s grade one French Immersion class is growing tomato plants. They are learning about 3D shapes in Math, and, in Science, they are learning about breathing.
Mrs. George’s grade one English class had a fabulous time at the Wildlife Exhibition on Wednesday! Thanks to Ali and Ara’s mom and Makayla’s Nan and Pop who came and helped out. The students in Mrs. George’s class are learning about tangrams in Math, and they were doing lots of experiments throughout the week for our Science Fair.
Ms. Park’s grade two class is learning how lifestyles in the past were different from today. They are also making predictions about the future. The grade two’s are also learning about evaporation. They really enjoyed going to the Wildlife Exhibition.
Ms. Bennett’s grade three and four class had a great time at the National Wildlife Exhibition at the Pepsi Centre on Wednesday. They also had an exciting week because they had a Skype Video chat with dental workers who took the money they raised to Haiti! It was very cool!
Ms. Williams’ grade five and six class really enjoyed the Science Fair. The grade five class had their last spelling test for the year on Wednesday, while the grade six class had their last spelling test last Wednesday (Yahoo!). Both classes learned more about pronouns this week and how to use them correctly in the subjective, objective, and possessive cases.
Mr. Hancock’s junior high and level one class worked hard this week as they had lots of tests and quizzes. They also worked hard on their Science Fair projects and enjoyed presenting them today. They just finished their television commercials and their “Work Place Safety Hazard” video.