Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Wednesday February 21st 2018


Here is what we did on Wednesday.

 Today we continued to talked about Fractions! We used number lines to help us understand fractions and if the are closer to 0, 1/2 or 1. The number lines were benchmarks to figure out how big the fraction is. First we found the half way mark, then the quarters, if possible, and then placed the fraction being compared on the line. We also talked rounding up if the fraction is closest and in the middle. For example, 6/8 was in the middle between 4/8 and 8/8. We talked about how that would round up to 8/8 even though it is in the middle between 4/8 and 8/8. We did several examples together and then they completed some worksheets independently.
Language: Today we continued our novel study, "Heidi." We read chapter two and three together and the students answered some comprehension questions as a follow up activity. We began creating a personal student dictionary with words from the novel that we are learning.


Catch up: We finished working on math and language.
UOI: Today we continued to learn about the city of Toronto and learned about the city of Ottawa! The students had to look through a worksheet and find the key words to answer the questions on the organizer. Whatever was not completed will be for homework.


French: Please see Mme. Stella's blog for more information.

*Read 25 minutes
*Raz kids twice before Sunday
*Math worksheet
*Spelling due Thursday
*Spelling test Friday

*After care due February 26th
*Lunch forms due February 23rd
*Lunch payments due March 9
*Field trip form due Friday february 23
*Silent Dance due Monday February 26th 

March Break Camp registration forms were sent home back in October. We have had many students sign up since then and especially the last few days. If you are interested in registering your chid for our amazing March Break camp, please send in the completed  registration form, along with the $20 one-time non-refundable deposit in order to secure your child's spot (this could be paid in cash or through fresh books). This year there are two options to chose from the first being lunch and two snacks provided or the second being send your own packed lunch and a discounted camp rate!We also have daily rates available. Please contact Ms. Smith for more details.  

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