May 30

Mission Briefing

Hello Agents,

For last weeks of school, we will have a class marketplace where students can buy and sell products they have made from simple materials like paper.

On June 3 at 1pm, we have Orphaned Owl Rehab bringing in some raptors to do a presentation with the class.

  • Spelling: Follow the link to spelling city for list O1. Our test will be on June 6.
  • Writing: We are learning  how to put a powerful story together with a hook, character development, and plot that transforms our thinking.
  • Reading: We are learning to transform our thinking.
  • Math: We are learning how use a clock and tell time.
  • Social Studies: We will be learning about Inuit shelter and transportation.
  • Science: We will continue learning about ecosystems.
  • Art: We will continue to work on our cherry blossom path.
  • Bible: We will continue our Bible scavenger hunt.

Upcoming Events

  • June 3 Orphaned Owl Rehab in-class presentation
  • June 6 Spring Showcase at 2pm
  • June 10 Elementary Fun Day
  • June 14 Bridal Falls Field Trip
  • June 17 Last day of school
May 26

Highroad Knights Basketball – Greenhouse Fundraiser

We are excited for our Greenhouse Fundraiser on Friday! We will have basketball games to watch as well as some interactive skills challenges for the younger ones between games. There will be pizza for sale as well as concession treats! Due to this even being outside of school hours, all students Grade 6 and under must either be accompanied by an adult or by a sibling/family friend Grade 9 or older. We hope to see you and your family there!

May 25

Mission Briefing

Hello Agents,

The field trips were great fun. Thank you to everyone who helped out!

  • Spelling: Follow the link to spelling city for list O1. Our test will be on June 6.
  • Writing: We are learning  how to put a powerful story together with a hook, character development, and plot that transforms our thinking.
  • Reading: We are learning to transform our thinking.
  • Math: We are learning fractions.
  • Social Studies: We will be learning about Inuit hunting and survival.
  • Science: We will continue learning about ecosystems.
  • Art: We will learn to create perspective and distance with lines.
  • Bible: We will continue our Bible scavenger hunt.

Upcoming Events

  • June 6 Spring Showcase at 2pm
  • June 10 Elementary Fun Day
  • June 14 Bridal Falls Field Trip
  • June 17 Last day of school
May 23

Zoo Field Trip

Our field trip to the Greater Vancouver Zoo is tomorrow, May 24. We will leave around 9:50 and arrive at about 10:30.

Make sure to bring a lunch that students can take in their backpack and a rain coat in case it rains. Students should wear casual clothes.

May 16

Mission Briefing

Hello Agents,

We have Jeans day on Wednesday, a field trip to the blue heron reserve on Thursday, and a Pro D on Friday. I hope everyone enjoys their long weekend!

  • Spelling: Follow the link to spelling city for list N8. Our test will be on May 25.
  • Writing: We are learning  how to create a plot in a story.
  • Reading: We are learning to infer from observations.
  • Math: We are learning fractions.
  • Social Studies: We will be learning about Inuit hunting and survival.
  • Science: We will about ecosystems.
  • Art: We will learn to create perspective and distance with lines.
  • Bible: We will continue our Bible scavenger hunt.

Upcoming Events

  • May 18 Jeans Day
  • May 19 Blue Heron Reserve Field Trip
  • May 20 PD – no school
  • May 23 Victoria Day
  • May 24 Zoo Field Trip
May 11

Mission Briefing

 

Hello Agents,

Next Saturday is Movie Night – Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs at 5:30 and National Treasure at 7:30! With the $5 admission, you can support our fundraiser for a green house in the school garden.

*Update*

All students Grade 6 and under will need a parent (or adult) to attend with them as this is not a drop off event. Doors open 5:30pm and the movie is from 6-7:30pm. We will have snacks such as candy, chips, juice boxes, pop etc. for sale at the concession to raise money for our Greenhouse Project!

We are having a field trip to the zoo on May 24. We need parent volunteers to lead small groups of students, and we can get 1 chaperone free for every 3 students. Just make sure to have your up to date criminal record check in with the office and your own transportation. Permission slips have been sent out.

  • Spelling: There will be no list this week. We will focus on spelling rules.
  • Writing: We are learning  how to create a plot in a story.
  • Reading: We are learning to infer from observations.
  • Math: We are learning to solve equations.
  • Social Studies: We will be learning about animals and plants that the Inuit use.
  • Science: We will about soil and particles.
  • Art: We will learn to create perspective and distance with lines.
  • Bible: We will continue our Bible scavenger hunt.

Upcoming Events

  • May 18 Jeans Day
  • May 19 Blue Heron Reserve Field Trip
  • May 20 PD – no school
  • May 23 Victoria Day
  • May 24 Zoo Field Trip
May 2

Mission Briefing

Hello Agents,

Superhero/Star Wars Day is this Wednesday!  Dress up like a super hero you know or just make one up. No weapons please.

  • Spelling: Follow the link to spelling city for list N7. Our test will be on May 9.
  • Writing: We are learning  how to create a plot in a story.
  • Reading: We are learning to find clues for inferences in dialogue.
  • Math: We are learning to find and create patterns with shapes.
  • Social Studies: We will begin learning about animals and plants that the Inuit use.
  • Science: We will learn how heat is transferred through convection.
  • Art: We will do a Mother’s Day project.
  • Bible: We will continue our Bible scavenger hunt.

Upcoming Events

  • May 4  Superhero/Star Wars Dress Up Day  *no weapons (even lightsabers)*
  • May 18 Jeans Day
  • May 20 PD – no school
  • May 23 Victoria Day
April 25

Mission Briefing

Hello Agents,

It was a lot of fun to see everyone’s costumes last week. I look forward to Superhero Day!

Our interim reports go out this week, and since it is a short week, we will not have a spelling list.

  • Spelling: No list this week.
  • Writing: We are learning how to plan and describe a character for our stories.
  • Reading: We are learning to use clues to make inferences about what characters are thinking.
  • Math: We are learning to divide by identifying sets, items divided into sets, and how many items are in each set.
  • Social Studies: We are learning about the Inuit.
  • Science: We are reviewing how heat is transferred through convection.
  • Art: We will continue to learn how to sketch contours.
  • Bible: We will begin Bible scavenger hunts.

Upcoming Events

  • April 28 Interims go home
  • April 29 Pro D, no school
  • May 4 Superhero Day 

April 19

Mission Briefing

Hello Agents,

Storybook Character Day is Wednesday, so make sure to dress up like a storybook character! We will continue working on the spelling list from last week.

  • Spelling: Follow the link to spelling city for list N6. Our test will be on April 25.
  • Writing: We are learning about story elements and how to create our own stories from the structure of others.
  • Reading: We are learning to use clues to make inferences about what is happening in a story.
  • Math: We are learning to divide by identifying sets, items divided into sets, and how many items are in each set.
  • Social Studies: We will begin learning about the Inuit.
  • Science: We will learn how heat is transferred through convection.
  • Art: We will learn how to sketch contours.
  • Bible: We will review our lessons in Christian Character.

Upcoming Events

  • April 20 Storybook character day (dress up like a storybook character)
  • April 29 Pro D, no school