Thursday, 12 April 2018

I have a few students who still need to bring their Link-Up Concert permission slip for the Friday, April 13 concert.

Fraction Test - Monday, April 16, 2018

We will be having a fraction test on equivalent fractions and comparing fractions on Monday, April 16. The students should practice their Fraction Review and go on Mathletics - Fractions.

Sunday, 25 February 2018

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.

Thursday, 30 November 2017

November 30, 2017

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.

Friday, 10 November 2017

Our grade five class has 27 enthusiastic students this year. We are lucky to have Ms. McMillan, a university intern, who will be with us until December 22.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Happy New Year!

      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.

Friday, 4 November 2016

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.

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

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.