I hope everyone had a wonderful February break! I just want to remind everyone that we are going skating Monday, February 26 in the afternoon. Please do not forget your skates, helmets and gloves. Everyone is welcome to join us at the Balfour Arena at 1:55.
The students have been learning about perimeter and area in math. We will be having a test on Tuesday, December 5th. They can study in their textbook page 158 #1-6. They can also study the measurement unit on Mathletics.
The next unit we will be studying is Multiplying and Dividing Whole Numbers. It is very important that the students know their multiplication and division facts. Two great websites to practice facts are: Math Magician.Math Magician and Multiplication flash cards.
I hope that you had a wonderful Christmas and that Santa was good to you! I also hope that you were able to enjoy time with family and friends and to have a safe, happy vacation!
I would like to thank you SO MUCH for the generous gifts and thoughtful cards. You are so kind! I hope that all of the parents enjoyed their gifts that the students worked so hard to create. I would also like to thank Mrs. Haidey, Mrs. Hyde and Mrs. McClarty for helping us with this project.
We are going on a class trip to Agribition on Wednesday, November 23, 2016. If you would like to join us please make sure you have a current criminal record check.
In math, we are presently working on measurement. We are learning about perimeter, area and volume. Our next unit is on multiple digit multiplication. It is very important that the students know their multiplication facts in order to feel successful in this unit. Math Magician is a great website to use to practice facts.
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year and the grade five classroom. We have 28 enthusiastic students in our class. We are also lucky to have Mr. Smith, a university intern, who will be working with the students until December 22.