Homework Assigned By: Roome, Megan
June 6, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Practice long division & multiplication facts. New sample questions are posted in Google Classroom.

2) Work on finishing up your comic book: drawing, coloring, cover page, and about the author. There will be no more class time given to work on this project.
June 5, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Practice multiplication facts.

2) Practice long division. Sample questions are posted in Google Classroom, as well as a Math Antics video on long division.
June 3, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Study multiplication facts! This will help you with division.

2) Finish up page 313 #1-9 if you didn't finish you work in class.
May 24, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bring in a small reuseable container for Monday for a Science activity that we will be doing.

- Share, sign & return speeches. Speech videos and evaluations have also been uploaded to your Discours Persuasif folder in your Drive.
May 23, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Math Test Friday: Fractions
Review questions in textbook p.239 and p.249-250. Pictures of textbook pages have been posted in Google Classroom.
May 22, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Math Test Friday: Fractions
Review questions in textbook p.239 and p.249-250. Pictures of textbook pages have been posted in Google Classroom.

Ordonne les fractions suivantes en ordre décroissant:
4/5, 2/3, 7/9, 1/2, 3/9
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Popcorn Sale for Friday recess. 2$ per bag. Order by Thursday.
May 21, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Math Test Friday: Fractions
Review questions in textbook p. 249-250
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Popcorn Sale for Friday recess. 2$ per bag. Order by Thursday.
May 7, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2

Scratch Coding Workshop @ Manuels River Interpretation Centre Saturday, May 18th from 1-3:00pm for ages 8-12. Register through the link below.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kcj-st-johns-code-create-celebrate-water-with-scratch-bring-your-own-laptop-tickets-61259744545
May 1, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Speech presentations will take place on Friday. Make sure to practice nightly in preparation. You do not need to memorize your speech but you should be fairly comfortable and not entirely dependent on your page.

2) Patterns/Algebra Math quiz tomorrow. Unit review in textbook on pages 33-34. Answers can be found on page 393.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- VJH vs. FRJH Hockey Game on Thursday. There WILL be cafeteria service tomorrow. We will be eating during period 3. Students will not be permitted to go to the canteen at the stadium.

- S.O.A.R Annual Food drive is ongoing. Non-perishable food items will be accepted. Thank you in advance!

- Running Club has started up again. Students participating need to wear proper running clothes and shoes and have a ride arranged for 3pm sharp. Anyone wanting to join running club can ask for a permission slip.
April 29, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Speech presentations will take place on Friday. Make sure to practice nightly in preparation. You do not need to memorize your speech but you should be fairly comfortable and not entirely dependent on your page.

2) Exit activity for Patterns/Algebra Math unit Thursday. Unit review in textbook on pages 33-34.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- VJH vs. FRJH Hockey Game on Thursday. Please bring a packed lunch as there will be no cafeteria service due to early lunch.

- Running Club is starting up again tomorrow. Students participating need to wear proper running clothes and shoes and have a ride arranged for 3pm sharp.
April 11, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Number the Stars Character Sketch. We will be working on this project both in school and at home. Due date: Thursday, April 18th. All instructions can be found in our Google Classroom.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Chapters Night Fundraiser with special performances from the VJH choirs will take place tomorrow at Chapters on Kenmount road from 6:00 - 8:00 pm! A portion of sales will go towards buying new books for our library.

- Tomorrow's last theme day for Literacy Week is Comic Book Day!

- Have a parent sign and return the permission slip for the VJH vs. FRJH hockey game on May 2nd (after the Easter break). Permission slips and $$ are due by Tuesday, April 16th.

- I've been asked for a lot of pencils lately...Make sure your pencil case has what you need!
April 10, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Number the Stars Character Sketch. We will be working on this project both in school and at home. Due date: Thursday, April 18th. All instructions can be found in our Google Classroom.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Chapters Night Fundraiser with special performances from the VJH choirs will take place tomorrow at Chapters on Kenmount road from 6:00 - 8:00 pm! A portion of sales will go towards buying new books for our library.

- Tomorrow's theme day for Literacy Week is Fairy Tale Day! A special guest will also be visiting our class to read to us.

- Have a parent sign and return the permission slip for the VJH vs. FRJH hockey game on May 2nd (after the Easter break). Permission slips and $$ are due by Tuesday, April 16th.

- Bring in a new duotang for the final draft of your speech.

- I've been asked for a lot of pencils lately...Make sure your pencil case has what you need!
April 8, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Number the Stars Character Sketch. We will be working on this project both in school and at home. Due date: Thursday, April 18th. All instructions can be found in our Google Classroom.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Literacy Week (April 8-12):

- Tomorrow's theme day is Harry Potter Day!

- We will be collecting donations to purchase new books for the Ronald McDonald House.
March 26, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Friday 'Dart Outdoors' - we will be going to a walk on the Manuels River Trail. Please remember to wear appropriate footwear and clothing for the weather.
March 25, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Tuesday, March 26: Epilepsy Awareness Day. Wear purple to spread awareness about Epilepsy!
March 22, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Please return report card envelopes so that I can use them again for Term 3.

- Sign and return Multiplication test.

- Rube Goldberg Project Day is moved to Monday, March 25.

- Tuesday, March 26: Epilepsy Awareness Day. Wear purple to spread awareness about Epilepsy.
March 21, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Report Cards went home today. Please return the envelope so that I can use it again for Term 3.

- Sign and return Multiplication test.

- Rube Goldberg Project Day is moved to Monday, March 25.

- Tuesday, March 26: Epilepsy Awareness Day. Wear purple to spread awareness about Epilepsy.
March 20, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Tomorrow is World Down Syndrome Day! Wear funky socks! The school will be collecting monetary donations tomorrow.
March 8, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Review 2-digit by 2-digit multiplication and study your multiplication facts.

Strategies and games can be found on Mme Roome's website.
https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/
March 1, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Study multiplication facts.

2) Review 2-digit by 2-digit multiplication.
Use the practice sheet in your duotang for review and correct any mistakes you made on Friday's worksheet. Strategies can be found on Mme Roome's website.
https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Mme Roome will not be in on Monday and Tuesday of next week!

- Wednesday we will have our class reward: comfy cozy afternoon with a movie. You can bring in a movie for the class to vote on to watch.
February 26, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Study multiplication facts.

2) Review 2-digit by 2-digit multiplication. Strategies can be found on Mme Roome's website.
https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/

a) 54 x 37
b) 77 x 23
c) 82 x 49

3) Continue to think about and solidify your persuasive essay topic.

4) Share your transformational geometry evaluation (translation, reflexion, rotation) - sign and return.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- PINK Shirt Day tomorrow!

- Breakfast Program Blitz on Thursday! Donations much appreciated.
February 25, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Study multiplication facts. Review 2-digit by 2-digit multiplication. Strategies can be found on Mme Roome's website.
https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/

2) Continue to think about and research your persuasive essay topic.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- PINK Shirt Day on Wednesday.

- Breakfast Program Blitz - food donations will be accepted this week.
February 19, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Study multiplication facts.

2) Complete all questions up to and including chapter 7 for Number the Stars if you haven't completed the work in class.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- We are going SKATING on Friday! Make sure to have your permission slip and money handed in for tomorrow. All skaters must wear a CSA approved helmet.

- February Scholastic orders due by end of the school day on Friday, Feb 22.
https://canadaclubs.scholastic.ca/
February 14, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) All questions up to and including chapter 6 of Number the Stars should be complete. We will work on Ch7 question in school next week.

2) Review Math chapter p.169-170. Pictures of these pages can be found in Google Classroom. We will be finishing this chapter next week.

3) Review multiplication facts.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- No school tomorrow (Teacher PD day) and no school Monday (school holiday).
February 12, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Finish reading & answering questions for chapter 5 of Number the Stars if you didn't finish the work in class.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Skating permission slips went home today. We will be going skating Friday, Feb 22. Signed permission slip and $$ are due back by Wednesday, Feb 20 at the latest. All skaters must wear a CSA approved helmet.
February 6, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Finish answering Chapter 3 questions AND Chapter 1-3 Summary for Number the Stars (in Google Classroom) if you haven't already finished them in class.

2) Study multiplication facts nightly. Multiplication is our next math chapter.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Share Geography quiz and 2018 Paragraph with parents. Sign and return.

- Be prepared to walk to the mailbox this week (most likely Thursday). Remeber to wear hat, mitts, boots, etc., to stay warm!
February 5, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Finish answering Chapter 3 questions AND Chapter 1-3 Summary for Number the Stars (in Google Classroom) if you haven't already finished them in class. We have moved on to Chapter 4.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bake Sale during lunch tomorrow for Gr8 Girls Volleyball team.

- Share Geography quiz and 2018 Paragraph with parents. Sign and return.

- Be prepared to walk to the mailbox this week (most likely Thursday). Remeber to wear hat, mitts, boots, etc., to stay warm!
February 4, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Share 'Looking Back on 2018' paragraph. Sign & return.

- Be prepared to walk to the mailbox this week. We will pick the day with the nicest weather. Remeber to wear hat, mitts, boots, etc., to stay warm!
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Finish answering Chapter 3 questions and Chapter 1-3 Summary for Number the Stars (in Google Classroom) if you haven't finished them in class.
January 28, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Paragraph of the Week topic (French): Le meilleur activité extrascolaire/activité physique! Due Friday.

2) Sciences Humaines: Georgraphy Quiz tomorrow. Study guide in SH duotang.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Pink Shirt orders are due tomorrow. Parents, please see email from Mr. Jenkins (sent Friday) for order form.
January 23, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Paragraph of the Week topic (French): Le meilleur animal domestique (The best kind of pet - your choice) Due Friday. Hand written or typed. Check-list in French duotang.

2) Sciences Humaines: Georgraphy Quiz next Tuesday. Study guide in SH duotang.

3) Good copy of 'Looking Back on 2018' paragraph overdue: Sarah Fr and Jayda.

4) Share with Math Evaluation - Diagramme a Bandes Doubles
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bring in a new (blue if you can) duotang and exercise book for Math.

- Make sure to replenish pencils and erasers as you need them.
January 22, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Paragraph of the Week topic (French): Le meilleur animal domestique (The best kind of pet - your choice) Due Friday. Hand written or typed. Check-list in French duotang.

2) Sciences Humaines: Georgraphy Quiz next Tuesday. Study guide in SH duotang.

3) Good copy of 'Looking Back on 2018' paragraph overdue: Sarah Fr, Ashton, Jayda.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bring in a new (blue if you can) duotang for Math.

- Make sure to replenish pencils and erasers as you need them.
January 21, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Paragraph of the Week topic (French): Le meilleur animal domestic (The best kind of pet - your choice) Due Friday. Hand written or typed. Check-list in French duotang.

2) Sciences Humaines: Georgraphy Quiz next Tuesday. Study guide in SH duotang.

3) Good copy of 'Looking Back on 2018' paragraph overdue: Sarah Fr, Jayden, Ashton, Jayda.
January 14, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Paragraphe de la semaine! In preparation for our upcoming persuasive speeches we'll be spending the next few weeks writing a Paragraph of the Week to write persuasive paragraphs on various topics. This week's topic is...

--> Hiver - une excellente saison ou une terrible saison? (Winter - an excellent season or a terrible season?)

Pick a side and convince your readers to believe what you believe (en francais)! Use at least 3 strong arguments to support your opinion. Don't forget to start with an introduction (and indent) and end with a conclusion. We will share our paragraphs on Friday.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Booster Juice on Friday at lunch! Make sure to let Mme Roome know what flavour you want to order by Wednesday, Jan 16th. All orders will be snack sized so you may still want to bring or order a lunch.

- January Scholastic orders are due online by Friday, Jan 18th. Flyers were sent home today.
See the menu here - https://www.boosterjuice.com/menu/smoothies/
January 10, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Christmas Gift Show & Tell presentations tomorrow, Friday, January 11. Remember to bring in the gift you are presenting as well as your prepared notes.
January 8, 2019
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Christmas Gift Show & Tell!
Make sure to choose a gift by this evening and start to form your presentation. Use the prompt questions on the assignment to help you along. Presentation due Friday, January 11.

Welcome back!!! :)
December 20, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Sign and return Math Test before Christmas break!!

2) For those of you who haven't already, make sure to bring in your Secret Santa gift for tomorrow's gift exchange!! We don't want anyone left out!

3) Dress appropriately for the weather/going outside! We'll spend some time playing in the snow tomorrow :)

4) There will be no cafeteria service tomorrow.

5) Dismissal tomorrow @ 12:30 pm. School will resume on Monday, January 7th, day 6.
December 19, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Sign and return Math Test.

2) Christmas PJ, pizza lunch and christmas movie tomorrow! Bring your own mug for a hot chocolate treat :) Snacks will also be provided.

3) Bring in your Secret Santa gift tomorrow so that we can make sure all gifts are ready for our exchange on Friday.

4) Make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather and outside play (mittens, hat, coat, snow pants, boots)! And make sure you have a pair of dry sneakers to change into while you're inside, especially for gym class on days 1 and 4!!
December 18, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Sign and return Math Test.

2) We'll decorate our door tomorrow! Check out Kai and Alleigh's plans in Google Classroom!

3) Make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather and outside play (mittens, hat, coat, snow pants, boots)! And make sure you have a pair of dry sneakers to change into while you're inside, especially for gym class on days 1 and 4!!

Spirit Week:
Wednesday 19th - Christmas Character day
Thursday 20th - Christmas PJ day, movie with Mme Fleet's class (bring a mug for hot chocolate) & pizza lunch for 5-2
Friday 21st - Christmas Colors day, assembly, & Secret Santa gift exchange for 5-2
December 17, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Sign and return Math Test.

2) Turkey Dinner tomorrow for those who have pre-ordered.

3) Tomorrow is the last day that we are collecting 'Toonies for Turkeys' on behalf of the CBS Pathfinders. The class who collects the most will win an ice cream party!

4) Penguin Cupcake Club tomorrow after school from 2:00-2:30 (Alleigh, Lauren, Catherine, Reagan, Grace, Chloe, Jayda, Juliann, Sarah Fowler).

5) Make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather and outside play (mittens, hat, coat, snow pants, boots)! And make sure you have a pair of dry sneakers to change into while you're inside, especially for gym class on days 1 and 4!!

Spirit Week:
Monday 17th - Flannel Family Photo day
Tuesday 18th - Ugly Christmas Sweater day
Wednesday 19th - Christmas Character day
Thursday 20th - Christmas PJ day & pizza lunch for 5-2
Friday 21st - Christmas Colors day, assembly, & Secret Santa gift exchange for 5-2
December 13, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Bring in a plastic water bottle to use for your Santa! If you have more than one at home you can bring others in for your classmates.

2) Make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather and outside play! And make sure you have a pair of dry sneakers to change into while you're inside.

3) Orders and payment ($6.75) for Turkey Dinner (18th) are due Friday, Dec 14th. (turkey, mashed potatoes, veggies, dressing, gravy and cranberry sauce)

4) We are collecting 'Toonies for Turkeys' on behalf of the CBS Pathfinders. The class that raises the most will win an ice cream party.

5) Penguin Cupcake Club next Tuesday after school (Alleigh, Lauren, Catherine, Reagan, Grace, Chloe, Jayda, Juliann, Sarah Fowler).
December 12, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Bring in a plastic water bottle to use for your Santa! If you have more than one at home you can bring others in for your classmates.

2) Make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather and outside play! And make sure you have a pair of dry sneakers to change into while you're inside.

3) Orders and payment ($6.75) for Turkey Dinner (18th) are due Friday, Dec 14th. (turkey, mashed potatoes, veggies, dressing, gravy and cranberry sauce)

4) We are collecting 'Toonies for Turkeys' on behalf of the CBS Pathfinders. The class that raises the most will win an ice cream party.
December 11, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Bring in a plastic water bottle to use for your Santa! If you have more than one at home you can bring others in for your classmates.

2) Make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather and outside play! And make sure you have a pair of dry sneakers to change into while you're inside.
December 7, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Due to change in schedule (delayed opening) on Friday our Math Test (Measurement) will take place on Tuesday. Review your multiplication facts. They will help you when calculating area and volume.
The answers to your review booklet have been posted in our Google Classroom. Comment on the post if you have a question.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Monday, Dec 10th, is a teacher PD day. There will be no school for students.
December 6, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test (Measurement) tomorrow. Review your multiplication facts. They will help you when calculating area and volume.
If we have a snow day tomorrow the test will take place on Tuesday!
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Parent-Teacher Interviews today.

- Scholastic Book Fair: Dec 3rd - 7th.

- Memorial Riley Mercer Toy Drive ongoing until Dec 7th.
December 5, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test (Measurement) : moved to Friday, Dec 7th. Study using review booklet you were given in class today. We will continue to work on it tomorrow in class.

2) Review your multiplication facts. They will help you when calculating area and volume.
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test (Measurement) : moved to Friday, Dec 7th. Study using review booklet you were given in class today. We will continue to work on it tomorrow in class.

2) Review your multiplication facts. They will help you when calculating area and volume.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Parent-Teacher Interviews, Thursday Dec 6th. Early dismissal at 10:45am.

- Scholastic Book Fair: Dec 3rd - 7th.

- Memorial Riley Mercer Toy Drive ongoing until Dec 7th.

- Report Cards are coming home today! Please RETURN THE PAPER ENVELOPE. I like to reuse them each term to reduce waste. Thank you :)

- December Scholastic flyer sent home today and due back next Thursday, Dec 6th to ensure orders arrive before Christmas.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Parent-Teacher Interviews, Thursday Dec 6th. Early dismissal at 10:45am.

- Scholastic Book Fair: Dec 3rd - 7th.

- Memorial Riley Mercer Toy Drive ongoing until Dec 7th.

- Report Cards are coming home today! Please RETURN THE PAPER ENVELOPE. I like to reuse them each term to reduce waste. Thank you :)

- December Scholastic flyer sent home today and due back next Thursday, Dec 6th to ensure orders arrive before Christmas.
December 4, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test (Measurement) : moved to Friday, Dec 7th. Review perimeter, area & volume.

2) Review your multiplication facts. They will help you when calculating area and volume.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Parent-Teacher Interviews, Thursday Dec 6th. Early dismissal.

- Report Cards are coming home today! Please RETURN THE PAPER ENVELOPE. I like to reuse them each term to reduce waste. Thank you :)

- December Scholastic flyer sent home today and due back next Thursday, Dec 6th to ensure orders arrive before Christmas.

- Scholastic Book Fair: Dec 3rd - 7th. Flyer went home today. Bring back coupon on the back of the flyer for a chance to win some books! Our class will be visiting the Book Fair on Tuessday, Dec 4th.

- Memorial Riley Mercer Toy Drive ongoing until Dec 7th.
November 30, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test (Measurement) : Wednesday, Dec 5th. Review perimeter, area & volume. Prodigy has been set to practice volume skills.

2) Review your multiplication facts. They will help you when calculating area and volume.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Report Cards are coming home today! Please RETURN THE PAPER ENVELOPE. I like to reuse them each term to reduce waste. Thank you :)

- December Scholastic flyer sent home today and due back next Thursday, Dec 6th to ensure orders arrive before Christmas.

- Scholastic Book Fair: Dec 3rd - 7th. Flyer went home today. Bring back coupon on the back of the flyer for a chance to win some books! Our class will be visiting the Book Fair on Tuessday, Dec 4th.

- Memorial Riley Mercer Toy Drive ongoing until Dec 7th.
November 29, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Review perimeter and area. Measure a square or rectangle at home with a ruler. Calculate its perimeter and area.
-- Math test next Thursday!

2) Review your multiplication facts. They will help you when calculating area and volume.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Report Cards are coming home today! Please RETURN THE PAPER ENVELOPE. I like to reuse them each term to reduce waste. Thank you :)

- Scholastic Book Fair: Dec 3rd - 7th. Flyer went home today. Bring back coupon on the back of the flyer for a chance to win some books!

- Memorial Riley Mercer Toy Drive ongoing this week.
November 23, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Observe the clouds/weather once on Saturday and once on Sunday. Make sure to make note of what you observe on your observation tracking sheet!

2. As we're studying Area and need to be able to multiply, it would be a good idea to practice your multiplication facts.

3. You may continue researching your Wild Weather topic if you are able.

4. Share corrected work with your parents and return signed.
- Object Report
- French & English reading comprehensions
- Verb quiz
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- 5th Annual Riley Mercer Toy Drive: we will begin to collect new toys in Riley's memory on Monday.
November 21, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Explore the website: https://ici.radio-canada.ca/jeunesse/scolaire
There are shows, videos, games and more in French!! Make sure to turn on the videos captions so that you can read along while you watch a show. This is a great way to practice French at home. You can find the link on my website or in Google Classroom as well.

2. You may continue researching your Wild Weather topic if you are able.

3. Share corrected work with your parents and return signed.
- Object Report
- French & English reading comprehensions
- Verb quiz
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Please fill out The Rooms survey with a parent and return to school ASAP.
November 20, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1. Explore the website: https://ici.radio-canada.ca/jeunesse/scolaire
There are shows, videos, games and more in French!! Make sure to turn on the videos captions so that you can read along while you watch a show. This is a great way to practice French at home. You can find the link on my website or in Google Classroom as well.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Please fill out The Rooms survey with a parent and return to school ASAP.
November 19, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Fill out Rooms survey and return asap.

- If you received a Remembrance Day contest form you must fill it out and return it by TOMORROW to enter the contest.
November 15, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Feel free to do some research at home on your Wild Weather topic! Helpful websites have been posted in Google Classroom.

2) Continue to practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers and using estimation strategies.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- We will be going to our final day at The Rooms tomorrow, November 16th. Remember to bring a packed lunch and a water bottle.
November 14, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Feel free to do some research at home on your Wild Weather topic! Helpful websites have been posted in Google Classroom.

2) Continue to practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers and using estimation strategies.

3) Continue to study the verbs ETRE (to be) and AVOIR (to have) - quiz this Thursday. These verbs can be found in your French duotang, through wordreference.com, or on Mme Roome's website (https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/home). Be familiar with the meaning so that you are able to use them in a sentence.

Practice: AVOIR
https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-51460.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-88207.php

Practice: ETRE
https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-88111.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-51465.php

Practice: ETRE and AVOIR
https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-28110.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-6330.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-4773.php
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- National Jersey Day tomorrow! Feel free to represent your favorite sports team :)

- We will be going to our final day at The Rooms on Friday, November 16th.

- November SCHOLASTIC orders are due online TODAY. https://canadaclubs.scholastic.ca/en/home

- Breakfast Blitz tomorrow, Nov 14th - we will accepting donations for our breakfast program this week.
November 13, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Feel free to do some research at home on your Wild Weather topic! Helpful websites have been posted in Google Classroom.

2) Continue to practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers and using estimation strategies.

3) Continue to study the verbs ETRE (to be) and AVOIR (to have) - quiz this Thursday. These verbs can be found in your French duotang, through wordreference.com, or on Mme Roome's website (https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/home). Be familiar with the meaning so that you are able to use them in a sentence.

Practice: AVOIR
https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-51460.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-88207.php

Practice: ETRE
https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-88111.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-51465.php

Practice: ETRE and AVOIR
https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-28110.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-6330.php

https://www.tolearnfrench.com/exercises/exercise-french-2/exercise-french-4773.php
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- November SCHOLASTIC orders are due online TOMORROW, November 14th. https://canadaclubs.scholastic.ca/en/home

- Breakfast Blitz tomorrow, Nov 14th - we will accepting donations for our breakfast program.
November 8, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-1
1) Continue to practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers.

2) Share your Avoir/Etre quiz with your parents. Keep studying the verbs ETRE (to be) and AVOIR (to have) - next quiz on Thursday, Nov 15th.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-1
- November SCHOLASTIC orders are due online by Wednesday, November 14th.

- No school tomorrow,Friday 9th (school holiday), or Monday 12th (Remembrance day holiday) for students.
November 6, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers. If you are done your practice sheet you can practice by playing Prodigy.

2) Study the verbs ETRE (to be) and AVOIR (to have) - quiz on Thursday. These verbs can be found in your French duotang, through wordreference.com, or on Mme Roome's website (https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/home). Be familiar with the meaning so that you are able to use them in a sentence.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- November SCHOLASTIC orders are due online by Wednesday, November 14th.

- Fundraiser Orders will be ready for pick-up after school tomorrow.

- 'Coats For Kids' will be on-going for the next week (Nov 8th). We are collecting gently used coats, snow pants, hats, mitts, etc. for kids who may not have warm clothing for the winter.

- No school Friday 9th (school holiday) or Monday 12th (Remembrance day holiday) for students.
November 5, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers. If you are done your practice sheet you can practice by playing Prodigy.

2) Study the verbs ETRE (to be) and AVOIR (to have) - quiz on Thursday. These verbs can be found in your French duotang, through wordreference.com, or on Mme Roome's website (https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/mmeroome/home). Be familiar with the meaning so that you are able to use them in a sentence.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- 'Coats For Kids' will be on-going for the next week (Nov 8th). We are collecting gently used coats, snow pants, hats, mitts, etc. for kids who may not have warm clothing for the winter.

- There are no after-school gym activities today due to assembly prep.

- Remembrance Day assemblies will take place in school tomorrow.

- No school Friday 9th (school holiday) or Monday 12th (Remembrance day holiday) for students.
November 1, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers. If you are done your practice sheet you can practice by playing Prodigy.

2) Get your materials together for your group science demonstration (prove air takes up space).
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- 'Coats For Kids' will be on-going for the next week (Nov 8th). We are collecting gently used coats, snow pants, hats, mitts, etc. for kids who may not have warm clothing for the winter.

- There are no after-school gym activities on Monday due to assembly prep.
October 30, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Practice adding and subtracting decimal numbers. If you are done your practice sheet you can practice by playing Prodigy.

2) Get your materials together for your group science demonstration (prove air takes up space).
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Tomorrow is Halloween/Costume Day! You may come to school with your costume, but remember, no masks allowed!
October 29, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Complete 3 addition and 3 subtraction problems for homework.

Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Tomorrow is 'Comfy Cozy Day' as part of VJH Spirit Week!
October 24, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) I'm still waiting on some some postcards! Please finishing typing and share your Carte Postale with me this week!
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Picture Re-takes: TOMORROW - Thursday, Oct 25th. If you've already had your pictures taken you must bring the proofs back with you to get your retakes.
October 23, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test: Whole Numbers and Decimal Numbers - TOMORROW

2) I'm still waiting on some some postcards! Please finishing typing and share your Carte Postale with me this week!
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- School Clothing Orders: tomorrow

- Picture Re-takes: Thursday, Oct 25th. If you've already had your pictures taken you must bring the proofs back with you to get your retakes.
October 19, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test: Whole Numbers and Decimal Numbers on Wednesday, October 24th. You can use your study guide and the textbook review questions (p.75-76) to review for the test.
You can also play Prodigy for practice, if you're finished with the study guide!

2) If you haven't finished typing your Carte Postale letter or illustrating the front of your Carte Postale please complete at home during the weekend.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- No school on Monday, Oct 22 due to teacher PD day.

- School Clothing Orders: Wednesday, Oct 24th. The order form was sent home today.

- Picture Re-takes: Thursday, Oct 25th. If you've already had your pictures taken you must bring the proofs back with you to get your retakes.
October 18, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test: Whole Numbers and Decimal Numbers. Wednesday October 24th. Study guides were passed out today. We are not finished learning all of the concepts yet. Textbook review questions can be found on pages 75-76.
You can also play Prodigy for practice, if you're finished with the study guide.

2) Last call for artifacts!! We will be writing an artifact report next week to conclude this Social Studies unit. We are hoping to have this project finished by the end of next week at which time we'll send the artifacts back home!
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Picture Re-takes: Thursday, Oct 25th

- School Clothing Orders: Wednesday, Oct 24th. A memo will sent home tomorrow (hopefully).

- Bring recorders to school for music class.

- No school on Monday, Oct 22 due to teacher PD day.
October 17, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test: Whole Numbers and Decimal Numbers. Wednesday October 24th. Study guides were passed out today. We are not finished learning all of the concepts yet. Textbook review questions can be found on pages 75-76.

2) Bring in an artifact, if you can, this week. We will be writing an artifact report to conclude this Social Studies unit. We are hoping to have this project finished by the end of next week at which time we'll send the artifacts back home!
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Picture Re-takes: Thursday, Oct 25th

- School Clothing Orders: Wednesday, Oct 24th. A memo will sent home sometime this week.

- Bring recorders to school for music class. You have music class tomorrow!

- No school on Monday, Oct 22 due to teacher PD day.
October 16, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test: Whole Numbers and Decimal Numbers. Wednesday October 24th. Study guides were passed out today. We are not finished learning all of the concepts yet. Textbook review questions can be found on pages 75-76.

2) Bring in an artifact, if you can, this week. We will be writing an artifact report to conclude this Social Studies unit. We are hoping to have this project finished by the end of next week at which time we'll send the artifacts back home!

3) If you are not finished typing your Fantastic Mr. Fox paragraph please finish it at home. If you don't have a computer at home use one of Mme Roome's computers when you get in tomorrow morning.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Picture Re-takes: Oct 25th

- School Clothing Orders: Oct 24th

- Bring Recorders to school for music class!
October 15, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Math Test: Whole Numbers and Decimal Numbers. Wednesday October 24th. You will get your study guide tomorrow.

2) Bring in an artifact, if you can, this week. We will be writing an artifact report to conclude this Social Studies unit.

3) If you are not finished typing your Fantastic Mr. Fox paragraph please finish it at home. If you don't have a computer at home use one of Mme Roome's computers when you get in tomorrow morning.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Picture Re-takes: Oct 25th

- School Clothing Orders: Oct 24th
October 3, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Bring in materials to build weather instruments.

2) Day #3 of The Rooms tomorrow. Come prepared!

3) 'Fill the Foyer with Food' will be ongoing this week. Donations will be given to the CBS Food Bank. There will be a prize for the class who collects the most food.

4) October Scholastic flyers went home today. Orders are due by Wednesday, October 10th.

5) Sign and return math sheet on Whole Numbers.

6) Terry Fox Walk is scheduled for Friday, Oct 5th. Since we'll be at The Rooms we will walk as a class next week. If the walk doesn't go ahead on Friday due to rain we will go with the rest of the school on the alternate date, Tuesday Oct 9th. Donations will be collected.

7) School Fundraiser is ongoing (Christmas Catelogs).

6) No school on Monday, Oct 8th - Thanksgiving.
October 2, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Bring in materials to build weather instruments.

2) Day #2 of The Rooms tomorrow. Come prepared!

3) 'Fill the Foyer with Food' will be ongoing this week. Donations will be given to the CBS Food Bank. There will be a prize for the class who collects the most food.

4) Terry Fox Walk is scheduled for Friday, Oct 5th. Since we'll be at The Rooms we will walk as a class next week. If the walk doesn't go ahead on Friday due to rain we will go with the rest of the school on the alternate date, Tuesday Oct 9th.

5) School Fundraiser is ongoing (Christmas Catelogs).

6) No school on Monday, Oct 8th - Thanksgiving.
September 27, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- No school for students on Monday, October 1st, due to teacher PD day. Students need to come to school prepared on Tuesday to go to The Rooms, this means a packed lunch, water bottle and comfortable footwear. Students will not have the opportunity to purchase food at The Rooms.

- School Fundraiser information went home today! Please do not go door-to-door, ask friends and family members. There will a draw for a new Chromebook for students who participate in the fundraiser!

- Share My Monster paragraph with parents. Sign and return to Mme Roome.

- A message from Mr.Follett:
If your child is interested in joining our Beginning Band Program, please email Mr. Follett (craigfollett@nlesd.ca) by TOMORROW. You can also visit his Year One Band webpage at the following link to find out more about the program: http://www.craigfollett.net/year-one-band.html
September 26, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Are you responsible? Do you like helping others? Do you want to make your school a better place?
For those interested in being a member of the Student Leadership Committee this year, please fill out the Google Form survey posted in our Google Classroom! Only those who are seriously interested are to fill out the form.

School Fundraiser information went home today! Please do not go door-to-door, ask friends and family members. There will be prizes for those who collect the most money!

- Share My Monster paragraph with parents. Sign and return to Mme Roome.

- The Rooms field trip will take place Oct 2nd - 5th & Nov 16th. The cost of the field trip is $25. The permission slip went home today and is due back by Friday at the latest.

A message from Mr.Follett:
If your child is interested in joining our Beginning Band Program, please email Mr. Follett (craigfollett@nlesd.ca) by Friday September 28. You can also visit his Year One Band webpage at the following link to find out more about the program: http://www.craigfollett.net/year-one-band.html
September 24, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Finish good copy of My Monster and 'Je Suis' poem for tomorrow if you haven't already done so in class.

2) Share your corrected My Monster with a parent and have them sign it. Return it to school this week.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- $2 for Cupcake Club (Grace, Kai, Ashton, Rhiann, Jayda).

- The Rooms field trip will take place Oct 2nd - 5th & Nov 16th. The cost of the field trip is $25. The permission slip went home today and is due back by Friday at the latest.

A message from Mr.Follett:
If your child is interested in joining our Beginning Band Program, please email Mr. Follett (craigfollett@nlesd.ca) by Friday September 28. You can also visit his Year One Band webpage at the following link to find out more about the program: http://www.craigfollett.net/year-one-band.html
September 21, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
We've discussed what household instruments are used to measure weather. Next week we will be researching and planning to build our own weather instruments.

Over the weekend do some of your own research, see what tutorials are out there, and think about which instrument you would like to build in class!!

Go to Mme Roome's website (science page) for some examples.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
A message from Mr.Follett:
If your child is interested in joining our Beginning Band Program, please email Mr. Follett (craigfollett@nlesd.ca) by Friday September 28. You can also visit his Year One Band webpage at the following link to find out more about the program: http://www.craigfollett.net/year-one-band.html

- $2 for Cupcake Club (Grace, Kai, Ashton, Isabelle, Rhiann, Jayda).

- Online Scholastic orders due TODAY, Friday Sept 21st, by 6:00pm!!

- The Rooms field trip Oct 2nd - 5th. More info to come.

- Parent/Student survey from curriculum night - please fill out and return.
September 20, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
A message from Mr.Follett:
If your child is interested in joining our Beginning Band Program, please email Mr. Follett (craigfollett@nlesd.ca) by Friday September 28. You can also visit his Year One Band webpage at the following link to find out more about the program: http://www.craigfollett.net/year-one-band.html

- Those who signed up for Cupcake Club need to bring in their $2 payment.

- Giver on the River information and coloring contest handed out today.

- Online Scholastic orders due tomorrow, Friday, Sept 21st.

- Mark your calendars for our visit to The Rooms Oct 2nd - 5th. More info to come.

- Parent/Student survey from curriculum night - please fill out and return.
September 19, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) If you aren't done the first draft of your French 'Je Suis' poem please continue working on this tonight.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Those who signed up for Cupcake Club need to bring in their $2 payment.

- Giver on the River information and coloring contest handed out today.

Online Scholastic orders due Friday, Sept 21st.

- Running Club starts tomorrow (weather permitting). Make sure to have your permission slip signed and returned.If it is raining students are expected to take their regular ride home.

- Mark your calendars for our visit to The Rooms Oct 2nd - 5th. More info to come.

- Parent/Student survey from curriculum night - please fill out and return.
September 18, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) If you aren't done the first draft of your French 'Je Suis' poem please continue working on this tonight.
September 17, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Online Scholastic orders due Friday, Sept 21st.

- Running Club starts Thursday this week. Make sure to have your permission slip signed and returned.

- Mark your calendars for our visit to The Rooms Oct 2nd - 5th. More info to come.

- Buses will be running 10 minutes earlier in the mornings starting on Wednesday, Sept 19th.

- Parent/Student survey from curriculum night - please fill out and return.
September 13, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Anyone who hasn't finished the first draft of their My Monster paragraph, please finish that tonight!
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
Curriculum night for parents tomorrow night (7:40 pm start for Elementary). Parking is available on the back of the school in the church parking lot.
September 12, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Health presentations due tomorrow! Make sure to practice tonight (5 objects, the categories they represent and short explanation of why you chose them). Remember, don't use any English words in your presentation!
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Picture day tomorrow! Wear your best smile :)

- Curriculum night for parents tomorrow night (7:40 pm start for Elementary).
September 11, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Practice your Health presentation. Explain which categories the objects belong to and explain why you chose them. DO NOT use English words in your presentation. Make sure to look up words in a dictionary as you practice.
Presentation date: Thursday, September 13th
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bring in an odd sock or glove to use as a white board eraser.

- Bring in a book for silent reading (English or French) if you don't already have one in your book box.

- Sign Technology Acceptable Use Agreement form and return asap.

- Picture day: Thursday, Sept 13th

- Curriculum night for parents/guardians: Thursday, Sept 13th @ 7:40 pm.
September 10, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) By now you should have your 5 objects chosen for your Health presentation. Start practicing - explain which categories the objects belong to and explain why you chose them.
Presentation date: Thursday, September 13th
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bring in an old sock or glove to use as a white board eraser.

- Bring in a book for silent reading (English or French) if you don't already have one in your book box.

- Sign Technology Acceptable Use Agreement form and return asap.

- Picture day: Sept 13th

- Curriculum night for parents/guardians: Sept 13th
September 7, 2018
Grade 5 Homework
Assigned to Class: 5-2
1) Start thinking about which objects you want to bring in for your Health presentation. Review your list of choices in your Health duotang.
Presentation date: Thursday, September 13th
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bring in an old sock or glove to use as a white board eraser.

- Bring in a book for silent reading (English or French) if you don't already have one in your book box.

- Sign Technology Acceptable Use Agreement form and return asap.

- Picture day: Sept 13th

- Curriculum night for parents/guardians: Sept 13th
September 6, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 5-2
- Bring in an old sock or glove to use as a white board eraser.

- Bring in a book for silent reading (English or French) if you don't already have one in your book box.

- Sign Technology Acceptable Use Agreement form and return asap.

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