Friday, January 20, 2017

Friday, Jan. 20th

Dear Grade 6 Parents,

Today's Events: Today we had our Spelling test with Definitions. We also SS where we had our unit test. Finally, we had math where we had Free Time for those who finished.

Today's Homework: Read 20 minutes, Hatchet Ch. 5 due Tues. Ch. 6 due Thurs..

Today's Message: Superb work during this week's Literacy Week and CIS visit. It was a hectic and busy week for everyone at Horizon and Grade 6 made an excellent showing of itself. Great work everyone!


Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, Jan. 19th

Dear Grade 6 Parents,

Today's Events: Today we had the Spelling Bee, which was an exciting contest. We also had ICT where we continued learning about Programming. Finally, we had LA where we read Hatchet.

Today's Homework: Read 20 minutes, Age of Exploration unit test is tomorrow, Hatchet Ch. 5 due Tues, Ch. 6 due Thurs..

Today's Message: Literacy Week ends tomorrow. Period 3 will have the costume and speech contest as well as the awards ceremony for all events.

I hope to see some costumes tomorrow!

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wed. Jan. 18th

Dear Grade 6 Parents,

Today's Events: Today we had SS where continued to study for our unit test. We also had LA where we had our speech contest. Finally, we had PE where we played soccer.

Today's Homework: Read 20 minutes, Hatchet Ch.4 due tomorrow, Ch.5 due Tuesday, Age of Exploration unit test on Friday.

Today's Message: Literacy Week is half way done. The Spelling Bee will be tomorrow, Speech and Costume Contest will be on Friday.

Top 3 Speech Winners will be announced tomorrow.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, Jan. 17

Dear Grade 6 Parents,

Today's Events: Today we had LA where we read Hatchet chapter 5 and speech work. In SS we began reviewing our questions to prepare for Friday's test. Finally, we had Science where we did a worksheet on energy. We then tried to do an experiment but it failed and we ran out of time.

Today's Homework: Read 20 minutes, Speeches are due tomorrow, Hatchet Ch. 4 due Thursday, Chapter 5 due Tuesday, SS unit test is on Friday.

Today's Message: The class Speech Contest will be tomorrow, be prepared!

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, Jan. 16th

Dear Grade 6 Parents,

Today's Events: Today we had LA where we did our Spelling and Spelling Bee. In PE we had Soccer and we had a Kanji test in Japanese.

Today's Homework: Read 20 minutes, spelling homework due tomorrow, Hatchet Ch. 3 due tomorrow, Ch.4 due Thursday, Speeches due Wednesday, Science posters if not completed.

Today's Message: Literacy Week events go on all week. Door decorating contest finishes on Thursday, Calligraphy is on the same day, Speech Contest (class winners) is on Wednesday, Spelling Bee School Contest in on Thursday, Literacy Week Assembly is on Friday with the top 3 grade 5 and 6 speeches being presented as well as the costume contest and the announcement of the calligraphy and door decorating contest winners. BUSY WEEK!

Today's Spelling Bee winner was.....Anica!

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, Jan. 13

Dear Grade 6 Parents,

Today's Events: Today we had SS where we learned about the Battle of the Spanish Armada and the Rise of Pirates. We also had our practice spelling during. Finally, we finished with math class where we continued to work on percentages.

Today's Homework: Read 20 minutes, Spelling Bee is on Monday, Hatchet Ch. 3 due Tuesday, Ch.4 due Thursday, Speeches are due Wednesday, kanji homework and unfinished ondoku, science if not finished.

Today's Message: Literacy Week is next week. Think of a calligraphy kanji character you want to write to join the calligraphy contest, speeches are due Wednesday when we will have our speech contest in class, and the Costume Contest will be on Friday.


Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, Jan. 12th

Dear Grade 6 Parents,

Today's Events: Today we had S.S. we learned about the Small Pox virus. We also had ICT where we continued doing programming. Finally, we had Math where we finished our percentage posters.

Today's Homework: Read 20 minutes, Hatchet Ch.3 due Tues, Ch. 4 due Thursday, Speeches due Wed, Spelling Bee practice on Friday, class contest on Monday, ondoku for Japanese if unfinished, math worksheet on percentages is due tomorrow.

Today's Message: Literacy Week is next week. Think about costumes if you wish to join the contest as well as the calligraphy contest kanji challenge. Practice Spelling Bee is tomorrow!