Saturday, June 29, 2019

Have a great summer!

Thanks to all those parents / students that followed along this school year.

I wish you all a safe, happy, healthy and relaxing summer vacation!

See you in September!

Mr. Reed

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Agendas: Thursday, June 20

Things to work on:

  • Read 20 minutes tonight
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
      • One more work period
  • Drive: Presentation - Tomorrow
Reminders:
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
    • Fun Day (Afternoon Only) & Spirit Assembly - Friday
      • Grade 7 - Leaders ... Grade 6 - Wear your colours 
  • Locker Cleanout - Monday - Bring a bag to bring stuff home
  • TRU/TCC (Gr. 6) & Waterslides (Gr. 7) - Tuesday, June 25
    • Gr 6: Lunch and water, swim gear (bathing suit, towel) 25 cents for a locker
    • Gr 7: Sunscreen, hat, spare clothes, swim gear, towel, lunch
      • A ride home from Dallas at 4:00 PM
  • Potluck - For Grade 7's - Wednesday at Lunch
    • Bring something to share 
  • Grade 7 Grad Assembly - Wednesday, June 26 @ 1:30 PM
    • Doors open for parents at 1:00 PM.
    • Certificates and awards handed out
  • Last day of school - Thursday, June 27
    • Term 3 Report Cards
    • 12:00 PM Dismissal

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Agendas: Wednesday, June 19

Things to work on:

  • Read 20 minutes tonight
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
      • One more work period
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
    • 9:00 AM in the library
    • There are no more work periods. Finish at home or at lunch.
Reminders:
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
    • Crazy Hair Day - Thursday
    • Fun Day (Afternoon Only) & Spirit Assembly - Friday
  • TRU/TCC (Gr. 6) & Waterslides (Gr. 7) - Tuesday, June 25
    • Gr 6: Lunch and water, swim gear (bathing suit, towel) 25 cents for a locker
    • Gr 7: Sunscreen, hat, spare clothes, swim gear, towel, lunch
      • A ride home from Dallas at 4:00 PM
  • Potluck - For Grade 7's - Wednesday at Lunch
    • Details to follow
  • Grade 7 Grad Assembly - Wednesday, June 26 @ 1:30 PM
    • Doors open for parents at 1:00 PM.
    • Certificates and awards handed out
  • Last day of school - Thursday, June 27
    • Term 3 Report Cards
    • 12:00 PM Dismissal

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Agendas: Tuesday, June 18

Things to work on:

  • Read 20 minutes tonight
  • Math 7's - Final Exam Part 2 tomorrow
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
      • One more work period
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
    • 9:00 AM in the library
    • There are no more work periods. Finish at home or at lunch.
  • Grade 6's - Permission Form - return as soon as possible...still a few to come in
Reminders:
  • All library materials due
    • Students reminded of their overdues
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
    • Art Battle - Wednesday
    • Crazy Hair Day - Thursday
    • Fun Day (Afternoon Only) & Spirit Assembly - Friday
  • TRU/TCC (Gr. 6) & Waterslides (Gr. 7) - Tuesday, June 25
  • Grade 7 Grad Assembly - Wednesday, June 26 @ 1:30 PM
    • Doors open for parents at 1:00 PM.
    • Certificates and awards handed out
  • Last day of school - Thursday, June 27
    • Term 3 Report Cards
    • 12:00 PM Dismissal

Monday, June 17, 2019

Agendas: Monday, June 17

Things to work on:

  • Read 20 minutes tonight
  • Math 7's - Final Exam Part 1 tomorrow
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
      • One more work period
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
    • 9:00 AM in the library
    • Last work period is tomorrow. You MUST be presentation ready at 2:30 tomorrow
  • Grade 6's - Permission Form - return as soon as possible...still a few to come in
Reminders:
  • All library materials due
    • Students reminded of their overdues
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
    • Twin Day - Tuesday
    • Art Battle - Wednesday
    • Crazy Hair Day - Thursday
    • Fun Day (Afternoon Only) & Spirit Assembly - Friday

Friday, June 14, 2019

Agendas: Friday, June 14

Things to work on:

  • Read for an hour this weekend
  • Exercise at least thirty minutes each day
  • Math 7's 
    • Final Exam Tues/Wedn of next week - June 18/19
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
    • 9:00 AM in the library
  • Grade 6's - Permission Form - return as soon as possible
Reminders:
  • All library materials due
    • Students received overdue/fine notices today
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
    • Creative Dance - Monday
    • Twin Day - Tuesday
    • Art Battle - Wednesday
    • Crazy Hair Day - Thursday
    • Fun Day (Afternoon Only) & Spirit Assembly - Friday

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Agendas: Wednesday, June 12

Things to work on:

  • Read 20 minutes tonight
  • Math 7's - Year in Review Part 2 Fri of this week
    • Final Exam Tues/Wedn of next week - June 18/19
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • CC Self Assessment - Year in Review
    • Part 2 - Thursday, June 13
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
  • Grade 7's - Info letter and permission form sent home today
    • Read the letter, get form signed as soon as possible
  • Grade 6's - Permission Form - return as soon as possible
Reminders:
  • All library materials due
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
    • Creative Dance - Monday
    • Twin Day - Tuesday
    • Art Battle - Wednesday
    • Crazy Hair Day - Thursday
    • Fun Day (Afternoon Only) & Spirit Assembly - Friday
  • Grade 7's - Mental Health Workshop - Friday
Marks
  • Cutoff is Friday

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Agendas: Tuesday, June 11

Things to work on:

  • Read 20 minutes tonight
  • Math 6's - Gardening Area Project  - Last work period tomorrow
  • Math 7's - Year in Review Wedn/Fri of this week
    • Final Exam Tues/Wedn of next week - June 18/19
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • PHE - Bring a ball mitt if you have one and are allowed
    • Softball tomorrow again.  Nice hitting today. Fielding needs improvement
  • CC Self Assessment - Year in Review
    • Part 2 - Thursday, June 13
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
  • Grade 7's - Info letter and permission form sent home today
    • Read the letter, get form signed as soon as possible
Reminders:
  • All library materials due tomorrow
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
    • Creative Dance - Monday
    • Twin Day - Tuesday
    • Art Battle - Wednesday
    • Crazy Hair Day - Thursday
    • Fun Day (Afternoon Only) & Spirit Assembly - Friday
  • Grade 7's - Mental Health Workshop - Friday
Marks
  • Cutoff is coming shortly!

Monday, June 10, 2019

Agendas: Monday, June 10

Things to work on:

  • Read 20 minutes tonight
  • Math 6's - Gardening Area Project  - Wednesday
  • Math 7's - Year in Review Wedn/Fri of this week
    • Final Exam Tues/Wedn of next week - June 18/19
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • PHE - Bring a ball mitt if you have one and are allowed
    • Starting tomorrow- softball unit
  • CC Self Assessment - Year in Review
    • Tuesday, June 11
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
  • Grade 7's - Info letter and permission form sent home today
    • Read the letter, get form signed as soon as possible
Reminders:
  • All library materials due by Wednesday, June 12
  • Spirit Week - June 17th to June 21st
  • Grade 7's - Mental Health Workshop - Friday
Marks
  • Cutoff is coming shortly!

Friday, June 7, 2019

Agendas: Friday, June 7

Things to work on:

  • Read an hour this weekend
  • Thirty minutes exercise / day
  • Math 6's - Gardening Area Project  - ongoing
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • PHE - Bring a ball mitt if you have one and are allowed
    • Starting next Tuesday - softball unit
  • CC Self Assessment - Year in Review
    • Tuesday, June 11
  • Drive: Presentation - Friday, June 21
Reminders:
  • All library materials due by Wednesday, June 12
  • Grade 7's - Mental Health Workshop - Monday and Friday next week
Marks
  • Science - Geology Quiz    /15

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Agendas: Thursday, June 6

Things to work on:

  • Read 15 minutes tonight
  • Last Library period of the year - Tomorrow
  • Science - Geology Quiz 
    • Rewrite: Tomorrow
  • Math 7's - Algebra So Far - Tomorrow
  • Math 6's - Gardening Area Project  - ongoing
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • PHE - Bring a ball mitt if you have one and are allowed
    • Starting next Tuesday - softball unit
  • CC Self Assessment - Year in Review
    • Wednesday, June 12
Reminders:
  • Freezie Sale Friday - $2 - Friday, June 7
  • All library materials due by Wednesday, June 12
  • Grade 7's - Mental Health Workshop - next week
Marks
  • Marijuana Wrap Up    /12
  • Math 6's     /21
  • Math 6's     /8

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Agendas: Wednesday, June 5

Things to work on:

  • Read 15 minutes tonight
  • Science - Geology Quiz - Thursday, June 6
  • Science - Finish Minerals Scavenger Hunt - Thursday, June 6
  • Math 6's - Gardening Area Project  - ongoing
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • PHE - Bring a ball mitt if you have one and are allowed
    • Starting next Tuesday - softball unit
  • CC Self Assessment - Year in Review
    • Wednesday, June 12
Reminders:
  • EcoSmart Team Presentation - Thursday, June 6
  • Freezie Sale Friday - $2 - Friday, June 7
  • All library materials due by Wednesday, June 12
Marks
  • N/A

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Agendas: Tuesday, June 4

Things to work on:

  • Read 15 minutes tonight
  • Science - Geology Quiz - Thursday, June 6
  • Science - Finish Minerals Scavenger Hunt - Thursday, June 6
  • Socials - Find out what NATO stands for
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • Tobacco/Marijuana/Vaping Wrap Up - tomorrow
  • Math 7's - Graphing Linear Equations Check In
    • Tomorrow
  • Fine Arts - Three Little Pigs - Presented tomorrow
  • CC Self Assessment - Year in Review
    • Wednesday, June 12
Reminders:
  • EcoSmart Team Presentation - Thursday, June 6
  • All library materials due by Wednesday, June 12
Marks
  • Career - Resumes    /8

Monday, June 3, 2019

Agendas: Monday, June 3

Things to work on:

  • Read 15 minutes today
  • Science - Geology Quiz - Thursday, June 6
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • Tobacco/Marijuana/Vaping Wrap Up - Wednesday, June 5
  • Math 7's - Graphing Linear Equations Check In
    • Wednesday June 5
  • Math 6's - Finish the angles/volume/area activity
  • Fine Arts - Three Little Pigs - Presented Wednesday, June 5
Reminders:
  • Grade 7 Visit to Valleyview - Tuesday, June 4
    • 8:30 - 12:00 PM
  • EcoSmart Team Presentation - Thursday, June 6
  • All library materials due by Wednesday, June 12
Marks
  • N/A

Friday, May 31, 2019

Agendas: Friday, May 31

Things to work on:

  • Read an hour this weekend
  • Participate in at least thirty minutes of exercise each day this weekend
  • English - Debates
    • Presented on Monday, June 24
  • Tobacco/Marijuana/Vaping Wrap Up - Wednesday, June 5
  • Math 7's - Graphing Linear Equations Check In
    • Wednesday June 5
  • Math 6's - Finish the angles/volume/area activity
  • Fine Arts - Three Little Pigs - Presented Wednesday, June 5
Reminders:
  • Learn to Fish Field Trip - Grade 6's - Monday, June 3
    • Bring: hat, sunscreen/bug spray, waterbottle, lunch, small towel
  • Grade 7 Visit to Valleyview - Tuesday, June 4
    • 8:30 - 12:00 PM
  • EcoSmart Team Presentation - Thursday, June 6
  • All library materials due by Wednesday, June 12
Marks
  • N/A

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Agendas: Thursday, May 30

Things to work on:

  • Read 15 minutes tonight
  • Science - Explain rock cycle to an adult
  • Socials - International Relations - review Canada/US and the USMCA
  • Arts - Presenting 3 Little Pigs - Wednesday, June 5
  • Tobacco/Marijuana/Vaping Wrap Up - Wednesday, June 5
Reminders:
  • Grade 7's - VSS Permission Forms - ASAP
  • Freezie Sale - Friday, May 31 - $2 each
  • Yearbook Orders Due - Friday, May 31
  • Learn to Fish Field Trip - Grade 6's - Monday, June 3
    • Bring: hat, sunscreen, waterbottle, lunch, small towel
  • Grade 7 Visit to Valleyview - Tuesday, June 4
  • EcoSmart Team Presentation - Thursday, June 6
Marks
  • Bocce Quiz    /6

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Agendas: Tuesday, May 28

Things to work on:

  • Read 15 minutes tonight
  • English - Generate a debate topic by Thursday
    • Will be given a stickie to suggest ideas
  • Career - Resume
    • Due Thursday
    • You will need to find out information about potential references - last work period tomorrow
  • Science - Review three types of rocks
  • PHE - Bocce Quiz - Wednesday
  • Arts - Presenting 3 Little Pigs - Wednesday, June 5
Reminders:
  • Grade 7's - VSS Permission Forms - ASAP
  • Class Photo Day - Tomorrow
  • Aboriginal Girls Group Celebration - Tomorrow
  • Freezie Sale - Friday, May 31 - $2 each
  • Yearbook Orders Due - Friday, May 31
  • Learn to Fish Field Trip - Grade 6's - Monday, June 3
    • Bring: hat, sunscreen, waterbottle, lunch, small towel
  • School Assembly - Tuesday, June 4
  • Grade 7 Visit to Valleyview - Tuesday, June 4
Marks
  •  May Speech   /20

Monday, May 27, 2019

Agendas: Monday, May 27

Things to work on:

  • Read 15 minutes tonight
  • English - Generate a debate topic by Friday
  • Career - Resume
    • Due Thursday
    • You will need to find out information about potential references
  • Math - Ask your parent how they've used algebra recently
    • "Solved a problem with an unknown"
  • PHE - Bocce Quiz - Wednesday
  • Arts - Presenting 3 Little Pigs - Monday June 10
Reminders:
  • Grade 7's - VSS Permission Forms - ASAP
  • Class Photo Day - Wednesday, May 29
  • Aboriginal Girls Group Celebration - May 29
  • Freezie Sale - Friday, May 31 - $2 each
  • Yearbook Orders Due - Friday, May 31
  • Learn to Fish Field Trip - Grade 6's - Monday, June 3
  • School Assembly - Tuesday, June 4
  • Grade 7 Visit to Valleyview - Tuesday, June 4
Marks
  •  N/A

Friday, May 24, 2019

Agendas: Friday, May 24

Things to work on:

  • Read an hour this weekend
  • English - May Speeches - Presented Monday
  • English - Persuasive Piece - Monday, May 27
  • Career - Resume
    • Completed sections:
      • Info
      • Education
      • Skills
  • Grade 7's - Return permission forms
Reminders:
  • Class Photo Day - Wednesday, May 29
  • Aboriginal Girls Group Celebration - May 29
  • Yearbook Orders Due - Friday, May 31
  • Learn to Fish Field Trip - Grade 6's - Monday, June 3
  • School Assembly - Tuesday, June 4
  • Grade 7 Visit to Valleyview - Tuesday, June 4
Marks
  • Math 7's Motion Geo

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Agendas: Thursday, May 23

Things to work on:

  • Read for 15 minutes tonight
  • Math - starting algebra tomorrow - last unit of Math 7!
  • English - May Speeches
    • Presented May 27
    • Tomorrow is our last rehearsal periods
  • ADST - Share your VR experience with a family members
  • English - Persuasive Piece - Monday, May 27
  • Fine Arts - Three Little Pigs - props - ongoing
  • Career - Find out info for top part of resume
  • Grade 7's - Return permission forms
Reminders:
  • Class Photo Day - Wednesday, May 29
  • Aboriginal Girls Group Celebration - May 29
  • Yearbook Orders Due - Friday, May 31
  • Learn to Fish Field Trip - Grade 6's - Monday, June 3
  • School Assembly - Tuesday, June 4
  • Grade 7 Visit to Valleyview - Tuesday, June 4
Marks
  • N/A

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Agendas: Wednesday, May 22

Things to work on:

  • Read for 15 minutes tonight
  • PHE - Explain the difference between THC and CBD to a family member
  • English - May Speeches
    • Presented May 27
    • Tomorrow and Friday are rehearsal periods
  • ADST - Starting VR tomorrow
  • Fine Arts - Three Little Pigs - props - ongoing
  • Career - Find out info for top part of resume
Reminders:
  • Flag Football Jamboree - Tomorrow - Only applies to those on the FF team
  • Class Photo Day - Wednesday, May 29
  • Aboriginal Girls Group Celebration - May 29
  • Yearbook Orders Due - Friday, May 31
  • Learn to Fish Field Trip - Grade 6's - Monday, June 3
  • School Assembly - Tuesday, June 4
Marks
  • Socials Japan Test    /30