Mrs. McLean's Class

October 16 - 20



School Year Calendar Elementary Calendar

If you need to contact me you can write a note in the agenda or call the school.

Please check this website often for important school and classroom news, resources and information

Monday - Spelling - Unit 5; New Science units - Gr. 4 Rocks and Minerals; Gr. 5 Conservation of Energy; French

Tuesday - Gym; Popcorn on sale for $1.00; Regional Cross Country Meet - Good Luck Luca, Luke, and Sophia

- French; Pizza; Library, 

- Dance; 
Gym, Pumpkin Art due today - no markers for colouring only outlining

Friday - Gym, Spelling Test, Visual Arts, Reading Buddies


Fall Paragraph Writing Assignment:

Grade 4 Writing Expectations - 4 paragraphs - an opening, 2 reasons why they like fall, and a closing paragraph

Grade 5 Writing Expectations - 5 paragraphs - an opening, 3 reasons why they like fall, and a closing paragraph

Each of the 2 or 3 reasons for liking fall paragraphs is to be about a specific topic (i.e. Thanksgiving, Halloween, Birthday, Leaves changing colour, etc)

Students will be marked on paragraph structure including indenting each paragraph, correct punctation and sentence structure; each paragraph is on a specific topic; opening and closing paragraphs state/restate what the student has written about.

Science Review for Test on October 13
Light and Sound Review 2017.pdf
Properties of Matter Review 2017.pdf

Math Test Review for Grade 4 and 5 on Number Sense Place Value Math Review.pdf

October Newsletter

September Newsletter
September 2017 Newsletter
September Newsletter 2017 Page 2

Don't forget to take your Extreme Reading Picture and send it in to Monsignor Clair School.
We want to see where YOU are reading!!
Extreme Reading Challenge

Math Prodigy Class Code - 5WCZW9

Check out the new spelling website and app to help you practice your spelling words
Spelling City
Spelling City

Important Calendar Dates:
- October 17 - Regional Cross Country Meet at Mount St. Louis-Moonstone
- October 27 - Tour For Humanity Bus
- October 30 - PA Day
- October 31 - Halloween
- November 10 - Remembrance Day Celebration
- November 16 - Parent Teacher Conferences
- November 17 - P.A Day
- November 17 - Parent Teacher Conferences
- December 23 - January 7 - Christmas Break