Monday, 25 March 2019

Week #26

Reminders/Announcements:

*Please sign/initial your child's agenda daily.
*Students are asked to continue reading every night for at least 20 minutes and continue filling out their R.E.D form.
* We will be working on various activities with the introduced WWW over the next little while. That will mean no, WWW sentences for hwk for the time being.
*School Lenten Project:  We are supporting the OK Clean Water Project for villages in Kumbo, Africa for access to fresh water. We are encouraging our students to complete chores at home every night for a quarter each day to help support this initiative. Contributions can be placed on SchoolCashOnline in addition to cash donations brought to school. Information regarding the school project can also be found on our school website.
*Science Family Night - this Tuesday, March 26th 6:00pm-8:00pm in our school gym!


Looking Ahead to This Week:
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*Sun. Mar. 24 Third Week of Lent
*Tue. Mar. 26 Library visit, Science Family Night 6:00pm-8:00pm
*Thu. Mar. 28 Celtic Rathskallions musical performance
*Fri. Mar. 29 Swim to Survive, EQAO Practice Hwk due

Monday, 18 March 2019

Week #25


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Reminders/Announcements:

*Please sign/initial your child's agenda daily.
*Students are asked to continue reading every night for at least 20 minutes and continue filling out their R.E.D form.
*School Lenten Project:  We are supporting the OK Clean Water Project for villages in Kumbo, Africa for access to fresh water. We are encouraging our students to complete chores at home every night for a quarter each day to help support this initiative. Contributions can be placed on SchoolCashOnline in addition to cash donations brought to school. Information regarding the school project can also be found on our school website.
*Science Family Night - Tuesday, March 26th 6:00pm-8:00pm
Scientists in School is very excited to organize a Family Science Night! Funding for this evening is supported by our School Council. The Open House style allows families to come and go as their schedule permits. Come as a family to explore, discover and participate together in a variety of fun science and math activities. All our activities use everyday materials so learning can easily extend beyond the workshop into your home. Discover some nifty ideas for incorporating science and math into baking, backyard explorations, neighbourhood excursions, and play. Information has been sent home with your child. Parents need to accompany their children for this event.
Location: St Martin De Porres School – Gym ** please use gym entrance at the front of the school
Looking Ahead to This Week:

*Sun. Mar. 17 Second Week of Lent
*Tue. Mar. 19 Library visit
*Fri. Mar. 22 Swim to Survive, WWW Sentences due, EQAO Practice Hwk due

Monday, 4 March 2019

Week #24

Reminders/Announcements:

*Please sign/initial your child's agenda daily.
*Students are asked to continue reading every night for at least 20 minutes and continue filling out their R.E.D form.
*Our first Swim to Survive session is this Friday, March 8.
* Please have your child work on a Practice EQAO assignment in Prodigy. Usernames and passwords were sent home.
*No WWW hwk (sentences) this week.

Looking Ahead to This Week:
*Tue. Mar. 5 Shrove Tuesday - pancakes for students! , Library visit
*Wed. Mar. 6 Ash Wednesday ceremony at 9:30am  - Lent begins!
*Thu. Mar. 7 Skating 1-2pm
*Fri. Mar. 8 Swim to Survive, EQAO Practice Hwk due

Have a safe and restful March Break!
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Monday, 25 February 2019

Week #23

Reminders/Announcements:

*Please sign/initial your child's agenda daily.
*Students are asked to continue reading every night for at least 20 minutes and continue filling out their R.E.D form.
*Pathways to French Gr 4-6 forms are due back to school this Thursday (Feb. 28). The two options are the extended program (25%) and the immersion program (50%). Please check your preference as and return your form to school by Feb. 28, 2019.
*Our first Swim to Survive session is next Friday March 8. Thank you for sending in the signed persmission form.
* Please have your child work on a Practice EQAO assignment in Prodigy. Usernames and passwords were sent home.

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Looking Ahead to This Week:
*Tue. Feb. 26 Library visit
*Thu. Feb. 28 Love Assembly
*Fri. Mar. 1 WWW Sentences due, EQAO Practice Hwk due

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Week #22

Reminders/Announcements:

*Please sign/initial your child's agenda daily.
*Students are asked to continue reading every night for at least 20 minutes and continue filling out their R.E.D form.
*Information regarding Pathways to French Gr 4-6 went home on Friday. The two options are the extended program (25%) and the immersion program (50%). Please check your preference as soon as possible and return your form to school by Feb. 28, 2019.
*Students will be coming home with Swim to Survive information and a permission form. The dates are March 8, 22, 29. Please return forms by Mar. 1.

Looking Ahead to This Week:

*Mon. Feb. 19 Family Day!
*Tue. Feb. 20 Library visit
*Wed. Feb. 21 Hawaiian Day
*Fri. Feb. 23 WWW Sentences due, EQAO Practice Hwk due, Winter Play Day in the morning, Book Sale in the afternoon.

Monday, 11 February 2019

Week #21

Reminders/Announcements:

*Please sign/initial your child's agenda daily.
*Students are asked to continue reading every night for at least 20 minutes and continue filling out their R.E.D form.
*Information regarding Pathways to French Gr 4-6 went home on Friday. The two options are the extended program (25%) and the immersion program (50%). Please check your preference as soon as possible and return your form to school by Feb. 28, 2019.
*Students will be coming home with Prodigy usernames and passwords. Prodigy is a free math game for Grade 1-6. This website is an excellent tool to help students practice their math skills and help to prepare the students for the EQAO Assessment that will be in the Spring.

Looking Ahead to This Week:

It's Spirit Week at St. Martin de Porres, let's see your spirit!!

*Mon. Feb. 11 Crazy Hair Day
*Tue. Feb. 12 Twin Day, Library visit
*Wed. Feb. 13 Hawaiian Day, Luv to Groove Workshop
*Thu. Feb 14 Valentines Day- Wear red, pink, white - students are welcomed to hand out valentines to their classmates.
                                               - Luv 2 Groove Workshop
                                               -WWW Sentences due,  EQAO Practice Hwk due
                                               -Term 1 Report Cards go home
*Fri. Feb. 15 PD Day for all students - no school! 

Monday, 4 February 2019

Week #20

Reminders/Announcements:

*Please sign/initial your child's agenda daily.
*Students are asked to continue reading every night for at least 20 minutes and continue filling out their R.E.D form.
*Information regarding Pathways to French Gr 4-6 went home on Friday. The two options are the extended program (25%) and immersion program (50%). Please check your preference as soon as possible and return your form to school by Feb. 28, 2019.

Looking Ahead to This Week:

*Tue. Feb. 5 Library visit
*Wed. Feb. 6 Learning Technologies Coach in from the Board to help us with Google Read &Write
*Fri. Feb. 8 WWW Sentences due
***No EQAO Practice Hwk this week as we are having a problem with our photocopier.***