Grade 5

Week of December 3 – 7

Hi Grade 5 Families!

Can you believe it’s already December and our first week of Advent?! Looking forward to this month and the joy it bring us as we prepare for Christmas!

What an exciting week had with our Hip Hop classes in PE! We had so much fun learning the routine and performing on Friday! Have a look on ClassDojo for some pictures and videos!

Our featured image this week is a class photo we took after our Hip Hip performance on Friday. The emotions we were representing with our dance was Strength and Courage!


This week at a glance:


  • Hot Lunch Serving
  • French with Madame Caprilli
  • Library Time


  • Music with Mr. Yang
  • PE with Mr. Kelly


  • PE with Mr. Kelly
  • Early Dismissal @ 2:00 pm


  • French with Madame Caprilli
  • Mass @ 11 am led by Grade 3 – You’re welcome to join us!
  • Music with Mr. Yang


  • Assembly led by  Grade 4 & 1
  • PE with Mr. Kelly



  1. Reading: Continue to read for at least 30 minutes each day!
  2. Scholastic Book Order: Due on Tuesday, December 4th. Reminder if you are ordering online, order under Mrs. Imoo.
  3. Hot Lunch: Orders for the next round of Hot Lunch is due on Monday, December 10th. Please note that we will be away at one of our Grouse Mountain trips on January 14th, so please do not order Hot Lunch for that day.
  4. Christmas Concert Costumes:
    • sweatpants or joggers
    • oversized shirts
    • sneakers or high tops
    • sunglasses
    • baseball caps
    • bling/big jewelry
    Think 90s Hip Hop! (Although 90s Hip Hop is back now…so 2018 hip hop? 😄)
    A reminder that if you do not have any or some of these items and/or cannot find anyone to borrow from, please let me know and we can figure something out!

    Please send costumes to school in a labelled bag by Monday, December 10th. 

Friendly Reminders: 

  1. Grade 5 Advent Party: We will be having an Advent get together on December 20th @ 11 am – 2 pm, in the Parish Centre in Rooms 1 & 2. If you have any questions about food, activities or any other details about the party, feel free to ask our Homeroom Parent, Joyce!
  2. Cold Weather Wear:Please remember to have the appropriate outerwear; jackets, scarves, toques, scarves. As well, please be sure to have boots or other rain appropriate shoes to keep at school, for those outdoor, rainy days!

Upcoming Dates:

  1. December 10th – Hot Lunch Serving Day
  2. December 18th – Christmas Concert Celebrations @ 1:30 & 7 pm
  3. December 20th – Grade 5 Advent Get Together @ 11 am – 2pm *more details to follow*
  4. December 21st – Last Day of School – Noon dismissal
  5. January 7th – First Day Back


Please let me know if you have any questions, comments or concerns!


Miss Guevara