A note from Ms. Melissa regarding re-registration packages - Just a friendly reminder that re-registration packages are due no later than Monday, February 11. After this time, spots will be opened up to the public and your child will not be guaranteed a space for next year. We look forward to seeing you back for next year!
A note regarding speeches – Due to our growing population at SJA, this year speeches will be split into two days. On Thursday, February 7th, JK-Grade 2 will recite their poems and stories and on Friday, February 8th, Grade 4-8 will recite their speeches.
Jump Rope for Heart – It is that time again! We will be participating in Jump Rope for Heart on Thursday, February 14th. Donation packages have been sent home. You can make a pledge using cash or you can donate on the website - jumpropeforheart.ca. House points will be rewarded to each student who brings in donations. If we meet our school goal of $2500, students will be rewarded with a fun activity. Let’s see what we can do SJA!
Book Fair – Ms. Hayward and her book fair crew have already begun discussing our book fair. It will be taking place during the week of February 4th to 8th.
SJA Parent Guild is hosting a cookie decorating party for Valentine’s Day. For $5, students can decorate 4 cookies. Forms have been sent home and are due back, along with money, by Friday, February 1st. Payments options are cash, e-transfer or cheque, which can be made out to SJA Parent Guild. Do not miss out on the fun event!!
We began the day writing our math test on measuring area and perimetre.
When we were finished we worked on our speeches.
Then we had French.
After we worked on our speeches again. Students should be working on their good copies so that tomorrow they can transfer their information onto cue cards so that they can work on memorizing their speech over the weekend.
During UOI we worked on our RSA Animate. Students are really enjoying showing their knowledge in this new way!!! Today students worked on recording their RSA and the script for their voice over. Tomorrow students will do their voice over and then upload their summative projects to YouTube!
After second recess and lunch we had physical education with Mr. Orr.
Have a great night!
1. Read Daily
2. Sign Math test (Geometry and Fractions and Decimals), Novel Study rubric, UOI test and Timeline rubric
3. Finish good copy of speech and ensure that it is 3-5 minutes long
4. Re-registration due Feb 11
5. Finish script for RSA