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Terry Fox Fashion Show!!!

In celebration of meeting IREC’s fundraising goal of $5000 for cancer research, we will be having our Terry Fox Fashion Show on October 16th at 1:45pm in the gym . If you have some funny outfits, costumes and/or fashion accessories to help dress me up for this event, please send those items to school before October 15! It will … Continue reading

Agenda October 1, 2014

It’s unbelievable that we are already into the month of October!  The 2J students have done a great job settling into our daily routines, which is maximizing our learning time! This morning, after our Morning Meeting and math class, we did an Autumn Tree art project.  Students used their paint sets and q-tips to create … Continue reading

Agenda – Sept.30, 2014

This morning, students were working on their Mental Math Strategy “Making 10”.  It is an important concept for students for their understanding of basic math facts to 18 and beyond.  Yesterday students did “Rainbow Math” which connected addends that make 10 together.  Today they made their own manipulative activity that used a set of (their own) … Continue reading

Agenda – September 16, 2014

Here are few of our highlights from today: Practicing our reading strategies with our Grade 3 Buddies from Mrs. Taylor’s class. In math we are reviewing some of our Mental Math Strategies.  We played games and showed our knowledge for counting up and back 1. We’ll continue on with counting up and back 2, doubles, … Continue reading

Agenda Sept.11, 2014

Before morning recess all of IREC came together in the gym to kick off our annual Terry Fox fundraiser.  Mr.W and several Gr.4 MCs spoke to us, and we also watched a video explaining Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope.  Miss Marburg’s Grade 4 class presented a poem for the school as well.  Please make sure … Continue reading

Agenda Sept.10, 2014

Practicing our addition and subtraction strategies online was our focus first thing this morning.  Students accessed their new Sumdog accounts and had tons of fun adding and subtracting and comparing numbers within a variety of different games. In Social we reviewed what the weather is like in Iqaluit, Meteghan and Saskatoon during the different seasons. … Continue reading

Agenda Sept.8, 2014

In math we worked on showing numbers in a variety of different ways.  We do this daily during our morning routines, and we also began “Math Boxes” today. Mrs. Taylor’s Grade 3ST class came to Buddy Read with us this morning.  After reviewing what Buddy Reading looks like and sounds like, our students each buddied … Continue reading

Agenda Sept.5, 2014

The 2Js had a GREAT day to end our first week back of school!  After our morning meeting, we headed outside to gather leaves for our art project.  Click this link to read “Stained Glass Leaf Art”.  We had our outside gym class, and then Mr.W hosted our annual “Welcome Back” assembly.   After lunch … Continue reading

Agenda for Sept.4, 2014

In math today we continued to practice our addition strategies.  We had phys.ed. in the morning and worked on our throwing technique during a cooperative game of dodge ball. During science class we set up our Google Drives on our Chromebooks and completed a KWL chart to show what we Know, Want to know (and … Continue reading