Improved Science Project - Due Friday
Corrections - Lessons 3 and 4
Any assigned homework
*Grad Sweaters due Nov. 2 (Make sure you have tried on the sweater sizes)
It's Halloween today! Be safe and have fun!
I hope you are all enjoying your week so far. Thank you to those who emailed me their science assignment. I am reading your comments about Ivan. There are some thoughtful, deeper thinking questions and I encourage you to think about what makes an effective question and to refer to your comments criteria.
FYI: Ms Wilson's chorus came first place in the competition in Denver. Woop! Woop!
Lesson 4 and 5
Corrections - Lesson 3
Check your math teachers site
Halloween tomorrow! You can wear your costumes if you want. You can bring treats tomorrow because we will be doing some activities with the other 6/7 classes.
Gr. 6's, you will have your shots tomorrow.
Pg. 214 #5 a) b), 6 a), 10, 12
Pg. 218 #3 a), 5 a), b), c), d)
Check your math teachers site for your homework
Hand in/Email 5 Kingdoms Project ASAP
Bring P.E strip if you haven't
Hot Lunch tomorrow
Question For The Day:
What is a deep thinking question you have about Ruby?
Why is Ivan reluctant to join the others?
Homework(done by Mr. Muffin
Have a great week div 2. I will miss you but will be reading your posts on this class site. Have a happy Hallowe'en...feel free to organize some ideas for Wednesday on your student page. eg. game/activity to play, party. I need to see who is willing to organize before you propose it to your teacher.
Science Project due Monday (assignment #1)
email to email@example.com or hand in poster
Gr. 6 Math: pg. 214 #1-5 corrections Lesson 1
Have all science resource information written down on Monday (sites, books)
If you are not finished your profiles, complete them Monday and let's get them up...they look great already.
Boo hoo! I am soooo sad that I don't get to finish Ivan with you. I will really want to hear your thoughts on Monday after you reach the end.
Gr. 7 Grad Sweater orders due Nov. 2 (try them on first)
If you want to make a QR code, you can go here:
Ski/Snowboarding notices need to be handed in. If you want to join the ski/snowboarding club, you can get the notices from Mrs. Van.
Homework-by Mr. Muffin
All LA stations due tomorrow
Gr. 6 math: page 214, questions 1 to 5 and lesson 1 corrections
Science - 5 kingdoms, start project research tonight. Remember to record information from all sources. Click here:This is the link to one resource we were using today.
Please return interim
How did you feel about today's Skype? What did you like about it? What didn't you like? What are your suggestions to improve the experience? Share your comments here.
The clay masks are drying
Clay projects were awesome! How fun was that. I can't wait to see them all painted.
Thankyou to all parent drivers. We couldn't do it without you and we really do appreciate you.
Are you ready...we are experiencing our first skype tomorrow. Be sure to prepare your thoughts about the question you chose. You want to make this an interesting conversation.
Gr 7 math see teachers
Gr 6 practice pg.214 in text #1-5, worksheet practice lesson 2
Science - finish the 5 Kingdom chart from science text and online, read over your first assignment directions for the 5 Kingdom model and decide which method you will choose to represent your learning. We will start tomorrow and Friday in class and you will have the weekend to finish. Choose a method that you can work on at home and school.
All Language Arts stations will be done tomorrow and due on Friday.
Have a look at this amazing video (Thanks Mr. Hong) This baby elephant fell in a hole much like Ruby did in Ivan. Click on the link below.
Baby elephant trapped on hole
~Typed by Mr Muffin~
5 spellings strategies (Mnemonics and Spelling Hints)
All LA stations due Thursday
Math (check teachers class site)
Bring appropriate clothing for clay field trip. Remember: No picture taking, comfortable clothing since we will probably be on the floor and working with clay
Science, challenge (optional): Find an example of each kingdom online
Below see our school video ...a project by all thanks to Mr. Hong for his editing time. This was part of our proposal to win a chance to chat with the author of The One and Only Ivan, Katherine Applegate. Unfortunately we didn't get chosen but we love this novel and our conversations with our global friends.
Hillcrest readers of Ivan
Some of you are interested in creating your own QR (quick response) codes. This enables you to access your website quickly when using an internet device such as an ipad or iphone. Use the link below to create your own QR code for your weebly site.
Grade 6's you can practice your math by visiting the link below.
mixed numbers and improper fractions
Be prepared to hand in first two Language Arts stations tomorrow. (the last 3 are due on Thursday)
Grade 6 math...write the fraction form for all answers to your weekend work pg. 210 A
- complete worksheet 'modelling fractions'
gr. 7 see teachers (Hong and Findlay)
Be sure to follow up on all the email reminders you received from me on the weekend about updating your website. If you have not already done so, please copy one or two comments into your reflection section that you have made on Edmodo and assess how you will improve next time.
Spelling, dictionary sheet from Thursday
Share interims with parents and return signed
All field trip notices need to be returned tomorrow.
Remember any fundraising orders.
Hi all...what a whirlwind day! This has been kind of a crazy day...with new tables - how exciting!
Students- as you know, I am away at We Day tomorrow and you will all be with different teacher supervisors...you know what to do for tomorrow but if you wish to complete your math tonight for homework, that is your choice.
Remember to read your Edmodo site and comment to your global friends.
You have a long weekend so enjoy. Those of you who have cameras can take photos of 'fall' on the weekend and those who do not, can use the school cameras next week.
Math gr 7's (Mr. Hong and Ms Findlay)
gr.6's pg 210 A and 211 2a, b, and 4
your first two language arts stations
your spelling 'letter' practice
Ask your parents about driving for our clay field trip as we only have one driver so far. All forms must be in by Monday so we can make a decision about going.
See you on Monday.
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