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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Day 21


Agenda- No school Friday, spelling test tomorrow, spelling sentences due tomorrow, field trip form was sent home today, read 10 minutes, cursive book page 35

Calendar- the special helpers put up the date, counts down to 100 days of school, and tells us what the weather is like today.

UOI with language focus- Today we wrote a list of foods. Students wrote a list with ten of their favourite foods and we shared them as a class. We also read a story called 'Just so Thankful.' We discussed as a class why we are thankful for the families we have.

Unit of Inquiry- Two students had the chance to present a picture of someone special to them. Students started their thankful turkeys today. They had to write about 5 things they are thankful for on cut outs of feathers. They will continue and finish the craft tomorrow.

Math- Today students had to draw counters on ten-frames to represent numbers up to 10. They also drew counters on a 2 part mat to show the number 16 as 10 and....6. Lastly using ten-frames, students identified and recorded number to 20.

Daily 5- Today we had a spelling quiz game using our spelling words of the week.

The Parent Guild is hosting a movie night and dance on Friday, October 21. The movie (The Wild Life – PG) will run from 6:30-8:30 and the dance from 8:30-9:30. All of this will be taking place in the SJA auditorium. Free childcare will run from 6-6:30. Tickets are $10 and include popcorn, a bottle of water, and a treat. Pizza is also available for $2/slice. Students may bring a pillow, sleeping bag, or blanket and can come in their PJ’s!! Order forms have been sent home and are due back no later than Thursday, October 13.

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