Friday, June 15, 2018

Work , work, work, work!

Novel study due Tuesday 

The students worked on their summative electric cars, outstanding OWA's and DRA's. novel study. The students completed Chapter 19 - 21 and had a work period for the final task. 

Well done everyone! 

July and August Birthday Circle 

Have a great weekend!

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Homework June 12, 2018

Casual Day

Grade 5 read the lesson 2 found on pages 231-232
Grade 6  read lesson 1 found on pages 248-249

UOI - Sharing the planet
Please read the package. The electronic copy is posted on Google Classroom.

Class Party
June 19th
Please check Google Classroom to party needs.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Light it up!

End of year party – June 19 in the afternoon
·       Please sign up on Google Classroom.
Casual Day June 13
Beach Spirit Day June 18
Summative assessment to be complete by June 19th

The students completed the final benchmark assessment this period. The final unit will be Transformational Geometry/ Patterns in Geometry.

As usual please check out Miss. Cranfiled’s blog.

UOI – Language
The students had their final work period to add finishing touches to their Exhibition essay. Some used this time to continue the novel study.

As usual, the students had music last period with Mrs. Demetrio.

UOI – Sharing the planet
The students explored simple and parallel circuits. Warning! Some light bulbs were harmed in the completion of this experiment.

Information about the summative was shared with the students. Assignment brief will be distributed later this week.

Have a great evening, 

Thursday, June 7, 2018


Food bank item
Essays due Monday June 11
Select Novel study task

What a fantastic effort from all the participants, helpers and supporters (cheering section)!

This was the best year of inter-school competitions. Well done!

Friday, June 1, 2018

Reflective and appreciative

Please bring your clothing for the dress rehearsal on Monday.

Complete math homework booklets grade 5's and 6's. 
It is recommended to start the Show What You Know revision questions.

Math Homework complete as many questions as needed!
Multiplying decimals grade 5
Ratios grade 6

Essay due June 11th 
Fractions Math test June 6 or 7

Novel Study Read Chapter 7 
Pick an assignment to complete for the novel study summative. You must get it approved by a teacher.

Learner Profile Assembly 
Congratulations to Will, he was awarded Principled for the month of May. 

 For the month of June teachers will be looking for reflective and appreciative students. Thank you to Miss Cranfield for organizing a wonderful set of house games.

Ratios and multiplying decimals 

UOI - Language
The grade 5/6's had a period to work on their DRA's, essay and novel study. 

This afternoon the students practiced for the spring concert performance. 

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Spelling Bee 2018

Congratulations to all of The Maples Academy spellers.

Sunnybrook School took home the cup this year. Hopefully, we will be champions next year.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Does it conduct?

Please bring a colourful shirt to school  and a black dress shirt if you own one. 
Spelling Bee Field Trip tomorrow.
MATH TEST next week - start practicing show what you know.
Novel study - City of Ember please complete chapter 6 for Friday.

In math, the students corrected adding, subtracting and relating fractions to decimals homework activities.

UOI - Sharing the planet
The students learned about conductivity of different materials.

They also discussed the electricity timeline activity.

They had a joint Music lesson with Mrs. Demetriou last period.

Here are some more photos from Track and Field.