Monday, December 7 - HOLIDAY for H.M the King's Birthday.
Friday, December 11 - HOLDAY for Bike for Dad.
Thursday December 17 - ES Xmas Show.
Friday, December 18 - School finishes at 12:00pm.
The month of December is a mixture of work and holiday time. On the work front, there are many projects and tasks to complete and there never seems to be enough time. On the holiday side of things, there are opportunities to celebrate Fathers' Day and the New Year, as well as, spending family time together.
In reading, the students are working with non-fiction texts
Grade Five are continuing to work with fractions - comparing, ordering, adding and solving word problems with them.
The strategies that have been most helpful are using:
The Mixtures and Solutions unit of study has been completed. The next step is for students to highlight one investigation and share it at the ES Science Showcase at the end of February.