Raven Rambler Feb. 3-7

Ms. Guilbeau’s Class

6L Newsletter

Dear grade six families,

Coming Up & Due Dates…

  • February 10 – Book Fair (Bring Money)
  • February 12/13 – Parent Teacher Interviews (Sign up on school website!)
  • February 17 – Family Day (No School)
  • February 24-28 – No School this week, Teachers Convention
  • March 16 – School Science Fair
  • March 23 – Vista Ridge Ski Trip
  • March 27 – Regional Science Fair

Homework & Due Dates

  • February 3 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due (Every Monday)
  • February 4 – Sun Quiz #1
  • February 7 – Sun Quiz #2
  • February 10 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due, Spelling WTW Test, Math Quiz (Unit 5: lessons 1-3 in textbook)
  • February 18 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due (Tuesday)
  • March 2 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due, Spelling WTW Test
  • March 9 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due (Every Monday)
  • March 16 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due, Spelling WTW Test
  • March 23 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due (Every Monday)
  • March 30 – Reading Comprehension Homework Due, Spelling WTW Test

After School Clubs

Monday: 3-4pm Boys Basketball, Mindfulness Club, Guitar

Tuesday: 3-4pm Tech & Trade 5/6 Boys, Girls Basketball, Gratitude Club

Wednesday: 3-4pm Tech & Trade Multimedia, 3-4pm Tech & Trade 5/6 Girls, Boys Basketball, Guitar Club

Thursday: 3-4pm Tech & Trade Grade 4, Girls Basketball, Girls Yoga

Parents/Thank You

  • Please check powerschool every Monday for new marks that went up. Message me if you have any questions or concerns.

Math

  • Students are working through Unit 5: Lessons 1-3 (pgs. 162-175) in their textbooks (there will be a quiz on this Monday Feb. 10th)

Language Arts

  • Spelling: Students are working on spelling and building their vocabulary with bi-weekly spelling words.  Students will be bringing these words home on Monday and will have a test every 2 weeks on Monday on those words. All these tests are available on powerschool within a few days of them writing them. (WTW Test on Feb. 10th)
  • Reading: Please continue reading for 20 minutes every night, have a parent sign off on the reading and making sure to complete book reports.
  • Reading Strategies: We have been working on inferencing using the book Crime, Body, Suspect.
  • Writing: Our class is starting narrative story writing Feb. 4th.

Social Studies

  • Students are continuing to learn about Local Government and how it works.

Science

  • Students are currently learning about the sun and planets this week. There are two quizzes about the sun this week on Tues. Feb 4th & Fri. Feb 7th. Information about the quizzes are here.

Leader in Me

  • Our focus from mid-January to mid-February is Love & Respect, Reflecting & Habit #4 Think Win Win.

Genius Hour

  • We are starting to think about our Term 2 projects on Friday, Feb. 7th. Parent letter & more information on that shortly.

Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.  You can send me a message on Remind or send an e-mail to kennedy.guilbeau@fmpsd.ab.ca.

I can’t believe it is February already, time flies! Sign up for Parent Teacher Interviews!

Cheers!

Ms. G

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