This week in Art, the Grade 4s learned about Frida Kahlo. Next week they will be creating an art piece in her style.
In French, students have been reviewing the gestures associated with various vocabulary words that they have learned. To solidify these, the classes played a game of Bingo for “jeux jeudi”!
REMINDER: Attendance is taken after Oh Canada at 8:25am.
Unit of Inquiry
Next week we will continue to learn about our rights and responsibilities as digital citizens and media consumers. This unit will be thread throughout our year, and we will revisit it many times, waiting to complete a summative assessment until later in the year.
Our first field trip is on November 2nd. We will be visiting the Norval Outdoor School.
Math - Number Sense and Numeration
We will continue to look at place value, ways to represent numbers as well as rounding numbers.
On occasion, students will be assigned skills on IXL. We encourage at least 20 minutes per week. Please note that IXL is not mandatory.
This past week we have been looking at sentence structure with a focus on nouns, verbs and adjectives.
This year we would like to build our students’ reading stamina. Please support your child by helping them to read at least twenty minutes every day. This can be individual reading, or reading together as a family. Also, please remind your child to have a book at school to read during the school day
In Phys-Ed the Grade 4’s have been playing team building and cooperative games. It has been a great opportunity for them to use communication skills, respect each others opinions and ideas and get moving.
Junior Choir will commence on Thursdays (new day this year) from 10.00-10.45am. All students in grades three, four and five are welcome to attend. The first rehearsal will be on Thursday September 27th and will run for all three terms.
Please make sure to check The York School’s full school calendar regularly for updates, locations and times.
- September 2018
- Aug 22, 2018 Grade 4 - August 22 / 2018 Aug 22, 2018
- June 2018
- May 2018
- April 2018
- March 2018
- February 2018
- January 2018
- December 2017
- November 2017
- October 2017
- September 2017