For the afternoon's Science lesson, rather than teaching concepts directly, students were given key terms and asked to make their own meaning through research, watching videos and using the textbook. I loved hearing the many conversations as partners tried to help their peers develop an understanding of plate tectonics.
What a great day for learning!
1) Lit Circles - Venn Diagram due Thursday
2) Math - grade 7s - quiz on Monday
- grade 6s no homework
3) Holocaust notice due ASAP
4) Grade 7 year book notices due Monday
Important Dates. Share with your parents!
ProD Friday, May 6
May 12th, Dance May 12 (8:30-9:30)
May 26th, Dance on May 26th (10:30-11:30)
May 13th Bake sale Think We
May 20th Western Day
May 25th Band Performance
May 30th ProD, no school
June 1 Parent Tea
June 3 Hot lunch
June 8th District Track Meet
June 10th Sports Day
June 16th Fun Night
June 20th Gr. 7s Playland
June 21 Gr. 7s Pancake Breakfast
June 22 Gr. 7 Clayton Heights Scavenger Hunt 9:50, Celebration Assembly 12:30 p.m.
June 23 Year end assembly, last day
Comment: How do you plan to show your mom how much she means to you on Sunday?
Riddle: I am used to bat with, but I never get hit. I am near a ball but it is never thrown. What am I?
Tuesday's answer: A mirror