/Weekly update – Friday, December 6 2019

Grade 6

Weekly update – Friday, December 6 2019

Dear Grade 6 Families,

During our field trip today to the Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, the children learned about genomics and general cancer research by doing a DNA extraction from a strawberry and looking at cancer research laboratory equipment. I was very pleased with their participation as well as their behaviour.

Homework for this weekend includes:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

  1. Read 30 minutes everyday both quietly and aloud

LE FRANÇAIS:

  1. Memorize your lines for Une entrevue aver mon ou ma camarade de classe for Monday

SCIENCE:

  1. See Google Classroom for Space Spinoffs. If you need to make corrections I wrote something by your name. Corrections are due Monday.

ART:

  1. Bring one candy cane for Wednesday

REMINDERS:

  1. Grade 6 Christmas Advent party – Dec. 12
  2. Christmas celebration: The Best Present of All – Dec. 17 (1pm and 7pm)
  3. Check PE blog for basketball practice

Enjoy your weekend!

Mrs. Caprilli and Ms. Carroll