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Grade 6 – 2nd Week of Online Learning

2020-04-05T09:44:30-03:00April 5th, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! We had a busy, but successful first full week of online learning.  Thank you to the parents who have partnered with Grade 6 teachers to make this possible! Please note that we have changed the schedule for this week.  Students will still have Math and Language Arts every day, [...]

Grade 6 – Full Week of Online Learning

2020-03-29T17:16:27-03:00March 29th, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! Thank you for embracing online learning and being flexible!  It has been good to see students working hard from home. Below is our schedule for next week.  Please be aware that students will receive instructions every day on Seesaw for all courses.  We are following the same course schedule [...]

Last week before March Break – Grade 6

2020-03-08T15:23:10-03:00March 8th, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! Thank you for your flexibility this week with skiing being cancelled.  The students are excited to get a chance to ski next week! This upcoming week will be our final week with class time to work on the Heritage Fair projects.  Students will be able to work on the [...]

Week 24 – News from Grade 6

2020-03-01T09:11:02-04:00March 1st, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! Thank you to the parents for your work with your children as we continue to progress with our Heritage Fair project.  The first checkpoint for research notes was this past Monday, and students were able to conference with me about their project during class time.  This upcoming Monday, March [...]

Week 23 – News From Grade 6

2020-02-22T10:01:01-04:00February 22nd, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! Thank you to all parents for your continued work with your Grade 6 students. Quarter 3 is a busy one, and the Grade 6 teachers are glad to have your support! As the Grade 6 class continues to work on Heritage Fair, there will be several checkpoint dates to [...]

Week 22 – News from Grade 6

2020-02-16T14:12:46-04:00February 16th, 2020|

Hello Grade 6 GCS Family! It was great to meet with all the parents who came to the drop-in parent teacher interviews this past week. If you did not get a chance to come and would like to arrange an interview, please email me. Thank you for your partnership! Elementary Skiing: Grade 6 will [...]

Week 21 – The Start of Quarter 3

2020-02-09T12:55:24-04:00February 9th, 2020|

Hello Grade 6 GCS Family! Quarter 3 has begun! Thank you for your partnership during the first half of the year. Both students and teachers have worked hard to ensure success in the Grade 6 classroom. Report Cards were sent home last week with your child. The signed communication form should be returned this [...]

Week 20 – Report Cards

2020-02-02T09:57:49-04:00February 2nd, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! Quarter Two is completed! It’s hard to believe we are already halfway through the year. It has been great to see the development in the Grade 6 students since the start of the year. I look forward to meeting with you all during parent teacher interviews. Report Cards: The [...]

Week 19 – News from Grade 6

2020-01-26T15:18:48-04:00January 26th, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! Thank you for all your work at home these past two weeks in helping your child succeed with their Social Studies project. The Grade 6s will be presenting their research and visual representations this week. PD Day, Weather Permitting: As indicated on our online school year calendar, we have [...]

Week 18 – News from Grade 6

2020-01-17T15:18:45-04:00January 17th, 2020|

Hello GCS Grade 6 Family! Thank you for your patience this winter season. With a storm day on Friday and the power outage on Monday, we have had a unique week! PD Day, Weather Permitting: As indicated on our online school year calendar, we have a currently scheduled Professional Development Day Friday, January 31st. [...]