We will be learning about famous artists in history. The first artist we will learn about and is Vincent van Gogh. We will learn about his life and his painting style then we will attempt to create art in his style.
The organizers of the Yukon Quest take great care to make sure the mushers are ready for the trip. You can read about how they prepare for the race HERE.
We will be learning all about this race and different types of breeds of dogs who pull these sleds for the next 3 weeks in class. Come by the school and check out the bulletin board outside our classroom for updated information.
We are learning about the different types of landforms as we drive across the provinces on our road trip from Port Hardy to Halifax. Today we will watch this video and then use atlases to find the various landforms in Canada.
Once we have reached Halifax we will be using the app
We have begun new units in both Math and Themes. For the next 4-6 weeks we will be learning about our huge country, Canada and in Math we will be learning about measurement. The first week in our measurement unit will be about time: the calendar, days of the week, months of the year and telling time are all topics we will be learning about.
These are some fun games to practice telling time with
Our Remembrance Day Assembly is early this year because of the Professional Development Day on Monday, Nov 10. This song is one of my favourite tributes to Canadian soldiers past and present. Please join us for the Remembrance Day Assembly today at 10:45.
In our class we are learning about spiders. We are will discuss what we think we know about spiders and then we will use the following sources to discover new information. During our learning we will revisit what we think we knew and how our learning has changed. Information about Spiders