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December 10, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the name of the instrument I played today?

LH: First we did book clubs and word work where we looked for Homonyms like there, their, and they're.

BG: Next we had math where we did a problem with remainders and talked about good games in math.

MR: After we had a body break instead of gym because the gym is being used to practice for the K - 2 connect.

YS: Then after SQUIRT we watched a video about religion and worked on our traditions chart.  Some of us started a google slide about one country.

CT: We were practicing caroling for the caroling assembly.

CB: Reminders: Bring back your notices for Knitting club and the Learning commons club. IF you haven't brought back your test you still can.

December 9, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the traditional greeting in Peru?

RK: First we had Circle where we talked about hand washing and keeping healthy.

YS: Then we had book clubs and the others worked on handwriting. We did G, H and I.

HH: Third we did math where we did hundreds questions that were easier because they had no regrouping.  We had to explain how to do a question in words.

KT: After lunch, we did our traditions and wrote more about the four countries.

AP: Next had gym in the music room.  We played minute to win it.

HR: Reminders: Knitting club notices are going home if you are interested also Learning Commons club.  Bring food bank items and bring back your science test if you haven't already.

December 5, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the Traditional food of Peru that you read about today?

AP: First we had gym, where we skipped by ourselves.

SS: Then we did Book Clubs.  The people that stayed did their Wild Life Viewer.  It was a moose at night.

GY: After we did math and the problem of the week was about People's Favorite color.

KS: We had lunch after math and then SQUIRT.

LF: Next, we started researching the culture of Peru, Tunisia, Ukraine and India.

HR: Last, we went to music and played "Los Pollitos" on the xylophones.

JS: Reminders: There is no school tomorrow.  You can still correct your science test.  Handbells perform on Dec. 19 at the caroling assembly.


December 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who is the painter that we copied today?

JS: First we had book and did writing about how we would feel if we lost our traditions.

YB: Next we went to the Learning commons.  Mrs. Broomfield talked to us about a learning commons club.

HR: Then we did a gummy bear problem in math.

CT: After lunch we were pasteling our Ukranian Church pictures.

BG: Last we went to gym and did skipping with one rope.

AP: Reminders: Bring back Science tests if you haven't already.  Friday has no school for children. There is a PD day

December 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a Canadian Christmas tradition?

BM: First thing we did was book clubs.  Have of us did word work on Apostrophes.

LF: Next, we did addition, Splat! and we lots of questions for 1263.

YS: After we had gym and we did skipping challenges.

SK: Then, we did our customs and traditions.

YA: In Music, we worked on our booklet for note reading.

CB: Reminders: You can still go over your test and get more marks.  You can still make crystals for points.

December 2, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the meaning of the word tradition?

JS: First we had circle and talked about not leaving your clothes in the classroom.

EP: Next, we had book clubs and handwriting.  We did the letters D,E, and F.

HR: We did subtraction problem and the exploding hats problem in math.

YB: After that we went to Mr Scheidegger's side to talk about traditions.  We started writing about our own.

YA: Then we went to gym where we played with skipping ropes.  We played helicopter and under and over.

CT: Reminders: do your corrections on your science test to get a better mark.  Bring back reviews.

November 29, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a celebration that we learned about today?

BG: First we went to gym and played bench ball.

SK: Second we did review.  It is in our backpacks.

YS: Then we watched a video about different celebrations in the world.

LF: After that we had math groups where we did some problems.

JS: Reminders; Science test are coming home today.  We can do corrections to get more marks.   Floor hockey forms can still come back by Tuesday.

November 28, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is coral made of?

CB: First we had gym where we played a game called Memorable memory.

BG: Second, we wrote about our favorite memory in writing.

HH: Next we had buddies and helped them with centres.

LF:  Then we had math where we made a graph of our birthday months.

KT: We had our Science test.  They will come home tomorrow.

EP: After the science test, we went to music.  We started on Metallaphones and xylophones.

CT: Last we were studying about Coral Reefs and finishing our Google Slides.

YS: Reminders:  Tests are coming home tomorrow. 

November 27, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the hardest and softest mineral?

Today we ran out of time so I am writing the blog for the children.

First, we practised writing paragraphs by explaining what our favorite season is during book clubs.  In math we answered questions about a graph.  Next, we reviewed soil and played Rocks and Minerals Jeopardy to get ready for our test tomorrow.  We went to gym and played Gauntlet.  We watched part of the Mouse and the Motorcycle because I lost my voice and couldn't read.

Reminders:  There is a science test tomorrow on Rocks and minerals.  It will be an open book test where the children can look back at their notes in their visual journals.  It is also special lunch tomorrow.  Bring back your Floor hockey forms if you want to join next Tuesday.   

November 26, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What ingredients do you need to make a crystal?

CB: First we did book clubs and word work where we found plurals in books.

BG: Then we did math where we practiced addition and subtraction with three digit numbers.

YB: Next we went to gym and played floor hockey.

LF:During lunch, people could go to do floor hockey in the gym.

EP: After lunch, we did science and checked out how soil was doing.  We had music.

BM and CT: Reminders: Thursday is fun lunch.  YOu an still do the crystal experiment and bring your form for floor hockey.


November 25, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What ingredients do you need to make a crystal?

JS: First we had Circle of Courage and talked about Healthy living.

YA: Next, we did book clubs and handwriting.  We did A, B, and C.

KS: Then we did Math where we made a graph of our favorite recess activity.

CB: After lunch, we learned about what makes up soil and we started an experiment to see which is the best soil.

BM: In Gym, we played ringette with flipped Hockey sticks.

LF: We watched a video about the world's largest crystal in Chihuahua, Mexico.

CT: Reminders:  You can still try to make a crystal. Thursday is special lunch which is Cobb's.

Message from Grade two:

Thank you to our Evergreen families and parent council...because of you...the grade 2s were able to reach their goal of raising $1200 to fill 50 children's backpacks with mittens, toys, craft supplies, etc. for Stephen's Backpack Society.  These backpacks will be picked up and delivered to children living at the numerous shelters in and around Calgary.

Grade 2 Team


November 21. 2019 

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Make your own crystal and bring it back to school.  Here is a link you may choose to use: https://childhood101.com/growing-crystals-science/

CB: First we did gym where we did mini stick hockey.

BM: Then we had book clubs.  The other group did the Wild Life Viewer.

LF: In math we did questions about Graphs.

SK: After, we watched a video about rock erosion.

CT: Next we went to music and we did line jumping to learn to read music.

BG: Reminders: Parent teacher conferences are today and tomorrow.  There is a notice for a fund raiser.

November 20, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something a good writer does?

SG: First we did Book Clubs and writing about our favorite subject in school.

EP: After, we did math where we did addition and subtraction with regrouping. We can practice this at home.

CB: Next, we made rocks out of chocolate!

CT: Then, we went to gym and played noodle hockey.

SK: Last we finished up our Google slides about our rocks.

BM: Reminders: Conferences are tomorrow.  Remember to book if you haven't  already.  Some of us have our math sheets if we finished.

November 19, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the difference between a rock and a mineral?

RK: First we did book clubs and word work where we looked for tion and sion words.

BG: Next we did math.  We did a graph about rocks.

LF: Third we went to gym and practiced our shooting skills in hockey.

EP: After lunch, we finished up our rock and minerals work.  We evaluated our rock stories.

GY: We went to music and wrote about our assembly. We wrote about if we would change anything.

CB: Reminders:  Book a conference if you haven't already.

November 18, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What day and time is your parent teacher conference?

SK: First we did circle of courage and then did v, o,w, and b in handwriting during book clubs.

EP: After we did math where we did subtraction and addition questions.  Then we told the time on clocks.

BG: Next we did more on Rocks and Minerals.  We started Google Slides if we were done our Rock Stories.

LF: In gym, we played hockey.  We did shooting and passing.

BM:  We started reading "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing."

YS: Reminders:  Remember to book a conference.  Book fair is during conferences on Thursday and Friday.

November 15, 2019

Mrs.Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a lava bomb?

BG: First we went to gym and we played bench ball.

EP: After, we did our review and then worked on our finish up stuff.

AS: During snack and video, we watched Angry Planet, Volcanic Wedding.

BM: Then we did our math groups.  Some of us played a game where we  put cards on our head and had to guess what our card was.

LF: Reminders: We can still make donations for Stephen's backpack.  Remember to bring your review and math test on patterns signed.  Parents can book conferences this weekend.

November 14, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  There are camels and ostriches in a zoo.  There are 60 eyes and 86 feet.  How many camels and how many ostriches are there?

EP: First we did gym, where we practiced our hockey skills.  We did passing.

CB: Then we wrote about our favourite color.  We tried to include a good introductory and concluding sentence.

BG: In math we did adding with dice.  

BM: This morning, we had a lock down during recess.  Poor Mrs. Brandt was locked in the bathroom for 25 minutes.

JS: Later we worked on our rock stories and had music.  We played doggie, doggie and bingo.

CT: After that we we finished our salt on our agate art.  We did more on our rock stories.

SK: Reminders:  Some students need to bring back math tests.  Parents can start signing up for conferences through the link up top on the weekend.


November 13, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Answer our problem from today:

CB: In book clubs, we did handwriting f and x.  Then we started our Agate art painting.

BM: Then we did math, where we started addition with regrouping.

EP: Next, we started making our rock cycle comics.

CT: After in gym, we started hockey by choosing our stick and talking about lock downs.

YB: Reminders: There will be a lock down this week. Payment slips are in back packs.  Glenbow booklets are coming home today.


November 12, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a fact you learned at the Glenbow today?

BM:The first thing we did at the Glenbow was learn more about the rock cycle.  We studied rocks and said if they were sedimentary, igneous or metamorphic.

LF: Next,  we toured around the Rocks and minerals.  I saw an emerald.

CT: After that we had slunch and then toured with our parent.  My group saw the warriors section.

EP: Then we did different stations and drew pictures of artifacts in a little journal.

SS: At the end, we went and saw the tipi.

CB: Reminders: math tests with corrections are due, the little book from the Glenbow is coming home tomorrow.


November 8, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  How many  people served in the War?

Mrs. Brandt:  This morning we did review about Remembrance Day.  They are in our backpacks. We watched an Angry Planet video today about Volcanoes. The children had such a wonderful and respectful assembly and they should all be proud of their accomplishments.

Reminders:  We go to the Glenbow on Tuesday.  BRING YOUR FORMS IF YOU HAVEN"T ALREADY.  Eat a good breakfast as there will be no snack time until lunch.  There is no school on Monday because of Remembrance day.

November 7, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you learned about Agates?

CB: First we did book clubs and wrote about what Peace means to us.   Some students went to the Stephen's backpack sale.

BM: Then we did math.  We did two digit subtraction with regrouping and a word problem about laps.

SK: After we did our practice for our assembly tomorrow. All parents are welcome.

CT: Last we did our insides of our agate art.

EP: Reminders:  Are assembly is tomorrow at 10:40. Wear dark colors and red.  3  children still need to bring their field trip notices. LF, AR, YA.

November 6, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a fact you learned today about the layers of the earth?

GY: First we did book clubs and I see, I think, I wonder about a person.

YS: Then we went to the Learning commons.

LF: Next we did our math where we did subtraction with regrouping.

HH: After lunch we did gym and played Ga- Ga - Go.

JS: Last we did our layers of the Earth and some of us started on Volcanoes.

CT: Reminders: Tomorrow is Stephen's backpack.  You still have a chance to bring toys.  Bring Glenbow forms and tomorrow is fun lunch.  Remembrance day assembly is Friday.  Bring money for poppies.

November 5, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the time of our Remembrance Day Assembly on Friday?

YS: At the start of the day, we had book clubs and did word work with Silent letters.

YA: Next we did mental math and we also did some addition and subtraction that was a little trickier.

EP: After we had gym.  We played Elephant Soccer with Black Holes.

CT: Then we made the layers of the Earth with play dough.  Next we researched the layers on the internet.

JS: Finally we had music and practiced our Remembrance Day Songs.

SK: Reminders: Bring back Glenbow Museum forms, Assembly Friday, (Wear black, white, grey or red)  Bring donations for Stephen's backpack sale on Thursday.  Bring Poppy money on Friday.

November 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What are the four layers of the Earth?

YS: First we did book clubs after Circle of Courage.  During book clubs we did handwriting (k,z,r)

YB: We did a ladybug problem and 3 digit subtraction. There was also some 2 digits as well.

LF: After math, Constable Baker came to talk to us about what she does and what her job as a police officer is like.

BM: Then we did gym where we did cards for our warm up.  Then we played elephant soccer.

CB: At the end of the day, we finished our art and learned about the layers of the Earth.

EP: Reminders: Our math test needs to be corrected and returned and please bring back field trip notices.  Please remember donations for Stephen's back pack and Poppy Fund. November 8th is the assembly.  Wear black, white or grey and red.

October 31, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Can you solve for the treat bag?

BM: After talk time we went to Gym and played a Halloween game called Ghost, Witches, Wizards and Zombies.

EP: When we came back we found words out of the word Halloween and started a wordsearch.

LF: Next in math we did a Zombie and Ghoul Problem.

SS: We started shading more on  our poppy art.

YS: Then in Music we played Boom wackers.  We practiced our remembrance day songs.

YA:  We had a Halloween Dance off at the end of the day.

CB: Remnders: Field Trip forms are due, on Monday we can start bringing used toys and books for the Stephen Back pack.  Our Remembrance Day Assembly is November 8 at  10:45.  Parents are welcome.

** TW and SG have a rubik cube club starting Monday possibly.

October 30, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: How many years has it been since In Flanders Fields was written in 1915?

CB: First we did Book Clubs and wrote about how we would design a Haunted House.

LF: In Math, after Learning commons, we made fractal poppies with a t chart.

GY: Next in gym, we did a game where we cleaned up the ocean with hula hoops.

JS: Then we drew a picture of Flander's Fields.

BM: Last we watched a video of Flanders Fields with words.

Reminders: Children may wear their costumes tomorrow.  They must be appropriate for school.  Glenbow museum forms and payment are due.  Please remember that our Remembrance Day Assembly is November 8 at 10:45.

October 29, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's comment Challenge: What is an exhibit that we might see at the Glenbow Mueum?

RK: We did our book clubs.  During book clubs we learned j and y in handwriting and we finished our stories.

YB: After recess, we had our math test.  They will be coming home in a few days.

LF: Then we played a dot game in gym using raquets and wiffle balls.

EP: Next we did finished our rock properties chart.

YS: In music we practiced our Remembrance Day song.

CT: Reminders:  Fill in and return Field trip forms to the Glenbow in our backpacks.  See the Stephen's backpack information.

October 28, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What are the three stages of a volcano's life?

Practice our poem for the Remembrance Day Assembly.

YB: We did book clubs after Circle of Courage.  During book clubs, we did more editing on our Absolutely True Stories.

YA: After snack, we did math.  We did a review that is like a test we will get tomorrow.  It is in our backpacks.

BM: Then, we did rocks and minerals testing.  We looked for  hardness, color, texture, lustre.

YS: Next we did gym where we did a practice of throwing and catching.  Then we played a game with the equipment.

CB: Reminders;There is no school Friday.  We have a test on numbers tomorrow in math.

October 25, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What are the three stages of a volcano's life?

BM: First thing we did was gym.  We played Noodle Soup.

EP: We did our review.  It is in our backpacks.

YA: Next we had snack and video.  We watched Bill Nye - Volcanoes.

HH: After we did our Free Choice Party for 1/2 hour.

CB: Some kids went to Mr. McLaren and some stayed for math.  Some played race to 100.  The others did a math problem about giving food.

LF: Reminders:  We have no school next Friday. We are allowed to wear our costumes for learning next Thursday..

October 24, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:

BM: First we did book clubs and finished writing our Absolutely True Stories.

YS: After we did swimming, it was our last time at the pool.

LF: Next some of us finished our posters for Remembrance Day.

KS: Then we went to Music, where we practiced our Remembrance Day songs and played a cup game.

EP: Last we worked on number lines in math.

CB: Reminders:  We have a free choice party tomorrow.  A letter is in our back packs. Halloween Howl is tonight.


October 23, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is an Intrusive Igneous Rock? What is an Extrusive Igneous rock?

EP: The first thing we did today was book clubs, the other group worked on their absolutely true stories.

LF: Then we  went swimming.  Tomorrow is our last day.

BM: After lunch, we reviewed our Rocks and Minerals chart.  

KS: Next we did gym where we had stations that worked on striking.

HH: Last, we worked on our Remembrance Day posters.  We are having our assembly on November 8.

YS: Reminders:  Tomorrow is the last day for swimming.  If we keep our 500 points we will have a free choice party on Friday.  A letter will come home tomorrow if this happens.  The Halloween Howl is tomorrow.

October 22, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is an example of each type of rock?

YS: First we had book clubs where we did the endings to our Absolutely True Stories.

RK: We went swimming and we returned at 11:45 when we played a short math game.

KS: Next we finished our rock charts.

LF: We went to music.  We worked on our Remembrance Day music.

VH: Reminders: Bring your swimming stuff again tomorrow. Photo orders are in our backpacks.  The Halloween Howl is on Thursday.

October 21, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Who is Canada's new Prime Minister?

EP: First we did book clubs and started our Absolutely True Stories.

KS: Next, we went to swimming until 11:45.

BM: After lunch we started rocks and minerals research on the computer.

LF: Outside at Gym, we played Level Up.

CB: Reminders:  We have swimming all week. Wear your bathing suit and bring a towel and underwear.  Some children have fees that are owed in their backpacks.

October 18, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:

Why do the Hoodoos In Drumheller look like this?

JS: First we had gym and played Noodle Soup.

LF: After we did our review and it is in our backpacks ready to get signed.

EP: Then we did Snack and Video and watched Bill Nye - Rocks and Soil.

BM: Finally, we played a game for math with a. dice. Mr. Mclaren's  group did a problem about three movies.

CB: Reminders:  Swim forms are due Monday.  We swim on Monday.  Wear your bathing suit under your clothes  and bring your underwear and a towel.  Wear your hair in an easy to do manner. Bring a snack to eat at 9:15 and then bring a big lunch for afterward.


October 17, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Problem of the Week

YB: We went to gym and then we played with hoops.  We did 'I love a challenge"  We skipped, ran and threw it.

CB: After gym, we had book clubs and started planning our own Absolutely True Stories.

CT: Then we had math where we did some patterns and did the problem above.  It was tricky.

EP: Next, we did Rocks and minerals.  We did a wordsearch with Metamorphic, Igneous and Sedimentary Rocks.

BM: Parent volunteers for swimming.  - Come on the days you said you could volunteer.  The bus leaves the school at 9:30. We start swimming  at 10:15 and finish at 11:00.  We will return around 11:30.

SK:Reminders: AR and YA need to bring swimming forms.  Book orders are due Monday.  


October 16, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What are the three types of rocks?

RK:Our books clubs and word work were first in the day.  We learned about to, two and too.

AR: We went to the Learning Commons after recess.

VH: Then we made a pattern and we tried to guess each others rule.  For example,

EP: Next we learned about the rock cycle.

CB: After we went to gym and played "We love a challenge."

SK: At 2:30 we had a fire drill.

Reminders; Book orders are due on Monday, October 21.  IPPs are due back if you have one.  Swimming forms are over due.  Please remember to pay on my CBE. 


October 15, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you saw in your rock today?

EP: First, we did Circle of Courage.

HH: We did book clubs and h and p in handwriting.

LF: Third we did mental math subtraction and increasing patterns.

SS: During gym, we had to throw bean bags at a hula hoop.  If you missed you had to try again.

YS: After we did Rocks and Minerals and did an I see, I think, and I wonder.

CB: For Music, we practiced our songs for the assembly.

VH: Reminders:  Bring swimming forms, and IPPs signed if you got one.

October 10, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Try to solve both parts of the problem.

BM: First thing we did was Gym.  We played Hula Huts.

RK: We did our Book clubs and Wild Life Viewer.  We drew the big buck again.

EP: Then we had Kindergarten buddies and we read them our scarecrow stories.

YS: Fourth we did the problem you see above.  Then after lunch we did a chart about what we know about rocks.

CB: After that, we worked on our carpet art and drew camels.

LF: In music, we did our Remembrance Day songs.

YB: Reminders: Tonight is movie night, the Halloween Howl notices are due back.  Swimming notices are due Tuesday.  We could still use volunteers for the Tuesday. Bring your rock for Tuesday.

October 9, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the name of the really big rock in Okotoks?

BM: First we did book clubs and when the other group went we did editing on our scarecrows stories and finish up time.

LF: Next, we went to the learning commons and finished our patterns in math.

EP: After lunch, we went to gym and did challenges with scarves.

GY: Last we had finish up time.

SK: Reminders: tomorrow is picture day, we still need volunteers for swimming on the Tuesday, Swimming forms and Halloween Howl forms are due.  There is no school on Friday.

October 8, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a kind of rock we heard about today?

EP: First, we started book clubs.  The rest of us did d, g, and q in handwriting.

CT: After that we did patterns for a an art project with a camel.  We also went over the triangle problem.

YB: Then we played Card Sharks in gym.  We tried to make 10s with 2 cards.

LF: Fourth we started our Rocks and Minerals unit.  We need to bring a rock that is special to us tomorrow.

GY: We went to music and sang songs to get ready for Remembrance Day.

CB: Reminders:  If your parents volunteered for swimming bring your forms back, Halloween Howl music forms can come back. Swimming forms are due back.  Picture Day is Thursday.  Bring a rock. The link to pay for swimming should work now.

October 7, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something your family can do to prevent fires in your home?

CB: Cathy came to do the last part of our scarecrow stories.  We are going to make a class book.

EP: We did Circle of Courage.  We talked about Fire safety plans and escape plans.

HH: Third, we did math where we did 1000 as our number of the day, mental math subtraction and a triangle problem.

LF: After lunch, we went on the Chrome Books to try to finish up our passports.

SS: Next we went to gym and played a game called Card Sharks.

YB: Reminders: Picture is Thursday. Halloween Howl notices are in backpacks.  Thursday night is movie night.  Friday is no school for students.  Please bring back swimming notices.

October 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you learned from our "Are We There Yet?" videos today.

YB: We did our Review and it is our backpacks.

CB: Before that we played Gauntlet in gym.

HH: Third we had snack and video where we watched "Are We There Yet?"

KS: Next we did Finish up time.  We worked on our stories and passports.

EP: Reminders:  We need volunteers for swimming on the Tuesday and Thursday. Bring back swimming forms and remember to pay on line. October 10 is picture day.

October 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Try to finish this problem that we started at school:

EP : First, we did Wildlife viewer and saw a buck.

HH: Then we had gym where we did challenges.

CT: We did the math problem that's on the blog.

LF: Mrs. Brandt told us about our book groups and choices.

CB: Next an author came to work with us.  We planned out the last part of our stories.

SS: We finished out passports after music.

Reminders:  There is a photo day reminder in our backpacks.  Please remember to pay for swimming through the my CBE link at the top of this page.  Swimming notices are due back by October 12.

October 2, 2019 - Our blog didn't work for us today so Mr. Scheidegger loaded his for us.

There is Fun Lunch from Coco Brooks tomorrow for those who ordered.  

Ask us what we learned about Tunisia!

It was a bad day for the scarecrows in our stories.  We created all sorts of trouble for them in our stories today.


Healthy Hunger is happening again this year. 

Sign up to order lunches for your child(ren) on the selected days. Orders can be done for the year, or month to month. Healthy Hunger is also where you will register for some school events like Movie Night (first one is Toy Story 4 on Oct 10!)

Please sign up at https://healthyhunger.ca/

Thank you!
Evergreen School Council
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October 1, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a pattern you can find in your home?

VH: We started our day with our Author in residence. We wrote small problems for our scarecrows.

KS: Next, we did patterns in math.  They are increasing, decreasing or stay the same.

LF: Third we went to gym and played challenges with a ball.

CT: After we flew to the Ukraine on Google Earth.  Their climate is like ours.

EP: Last we went to music and sang an indigenous song with a game.

CB: Reminders:  Sign your swimming forms and if you can volunteer please fill in the first page.

September 30, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What does Indigenous mean?

EP: In the morning, the first thing we did was have circle and talk about Orange Shirt day.

CB: Then we worked on handwriting and our passports. We are going to move on to Ukraine tomorrow.

BM: After that we did our Math SLA.

KS: Next, we met our Author in residence Cathy Beveridge.  She taught to use touch words to describe a scarecrow.

CT: We did some First Nation games.  They had throwing and catching.

HH: Last we did story and heard more from Humphrey.

YB: Reminders: Picture day is October 10. This Thursday is Coco Brooks Pizza day if you have ordered it.

September 27, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Why should we wear an Orange Shirt on Monday?

EP: First we did gym where we played Bench ball.

LF: Then we started working on our weekly review letter for our parents.

YB:  Next we watched a video about Peru and India.

CT: At the very end of the day, we made sure we were caught up on our passports.

CB: Reminders:  Wear an Orange shirt on Monday.  Bring your review back with a signature.


September 26,2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Do this math question.

SS: First we went in and did our wildlife viewer.  We drew a white tailed deer I think.

HH: Next we did gym where we did Shooting stars with bean bags. We would try to hit the person's foot.

EP: Third we did our reading SLAs.  Next week we will do our math SLA.

LF: Then we looked at India on Google Earth.  We also checked the Weather network for their climate. Then we read a bit of Humphrey.

SK: After we went to Music.  We played a bean bag game where we worked on beat.

GY: Last we did more of our research using the Chrome Books, ipads and computers.

CB: Reminders:  Some students still have the form with your handbell time if you signed up.  Watch for reviews coming home tomorrow.

September 25, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Tell me something that you saw in our trip to India today.

EP: In the morning, we started by looking at a poem about a whale.

KS: Next we went to the learning commons to pick out a book.

SK: After that we did a T chart with our data from SoGo.

VH: This afternoon, we flew to India and saw the land there.

CT: Last, we did the Terry Fox Run after a short assembly and O Canada.

CB: Reminders:  Some handbell players have a notice for handbells. 

September 24, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who are you running for during our Terry Fox run?

VH: First, we looked for there, their, and they're. in our books.

LF: Second, we did our Math problem SLA.  Both were patterns.

CB: We worked on a really tricky connect the dots.

KS: Third, we went for gym and practised running for the Terry Fox run tomorrow.

CT: Then, we learned about Peru on the Chrome Books and wrote facts in our passports.

YB: Last, we went to music and talked about Remembrance Day.

BM: Reminders:  Get ready for Terry Fox by bringing a toonie, think of  someone who fought cancer.  We need to dress for the weather.

September 23,2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a fact you know about Terry Fox?

SK: First we did Circle of Courage.  We met our new student.

CB: We went on the Chrome books and practiced our SLA tests for grade 3.

YB:  Then we did a, c, and s in handwriting.

CT: After snack we were trying to make 752 in different ways. We also did mental math and "I have Who has."

LF: Next, we did a writing test about being a teacher. 

KT: Lastly, we had a fire drill and we did two laps outside for gym., We also did a game.

Reminders:  We have rescheduled the Terry Fox Run for Wednesday afternoon due to the forecast.  Please dress for the weather and be ready to run.  Please bring your toonies for Terry.

September 19, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Was the animal on the WIld Life Viewer a mink or a marten?

The blog did not load properly today. so just a few reminders: There is no school on Friday and Thursday night is Meet the Teacher Night from 6:00 - 7:30.

September 18, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the total number of stickers we counted out today for the Terry Fox Run?

EP: First, we did word work. Let me tell you the three ways ing was used. 

MA: The next thing we did was helped our kindergarten buddies to spell their names with items from nature.

HH: We went to the library and learned the 5 finger method for choosing just right books.

YB: Next we delivered and counted out Terry Fox stickers and tattoos for the whole school.

GY: Reminders: Dress for the weather as we are walking again tomorrow.  Tomorrow night is meet the teacher night and there is no school Friday.  We can start bringing toonies for Terry Fox next week.

 

September 17, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the capital city of Peru?

JS: First, we did our second day of SoGo on the field.

EP: After that we did the letters m and n in handwriting.

VH: We did the number of the day which was 990, mental math, and practised telling time on clocks.

SK: Next we went to lunch and after that we had SQUIRT.

MA: We did the second page of our passport and we flew to Peru.

HH: In Music, we sang the O Canada song.

AS: Last we had story and read more from Humphrey.

CB: Reminders:  We go to Fish Creek rain or shine tomorrow.  Dress for weather. Remember there is no school Friday, and Thursday is meet the teacher from 6:00 - 7:30

September 16 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What did you do at the two stations this at SoGo?

CB: First we went outside for SoGo.  We will do this everyday this week.

YA: In math, we did number of the day which was 150. We also did I have Who has and mental math.

EP: During Social Studies we made covers for our passports. 

GY: We started a new story called "The World According to Humphrey."

YS: Reminders: Dress to be outside everyday.  Orange Parent Viewpoints are due back before Meet the Teacher on Thursday Night.

September 13, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you learned about school in India?

CB: In the gym, we played bench Ball with Ms. Keir's Class.

MA: Second, we did our review and they are in our backpacks to get signed.

JS: We had our snack while we watched two videos of what it is like in some schools in India.

MR: Later we did finish up time and made sure we could log onto the computers.

BM: Reminders: Bring back your orange forms and dress for the weather everyday next week as we are walking and exploring outside.



September 11, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What day is our school celebrating the Terry Fox Run?

MR: We read a story about a Donkey and answered questions about the story when we were done reading.

EP: Next, we drew Terry Fox and learned some facts about him.

MA: After recess, we went to the Learning Commons to sign out books.  We will go every Wednesday.

CT: Then we went to do Number of the Day and addition.  It was easy.

SS: Mrs. Brandt's daughter came to be a helper while we did our math.

YB: Sixth we did gym and used hula hoops to make challenges.

LH: Last we finished our Rights of the Child before Gooney Bird Greene.

CB: Reminders: A handbell club note went home, Parent viewpoints and brown envelopes are due and book orders are due Friday.

September 10, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who is famous for running across Canada to raise money for Cancer?

MA: First thing we did was do a spelling test to see how we spell words.

CT: We worked on our book covers and our dock writing.

VH: In math we did number of the day, some addition with doubles, near doubles and 9s. Then we did a raccoon problem.

GY: During gym, we did Bey blade battles.

YB: For social studies we colored our rights of the child pictures.

CB: For music, we talked about expectations and did a song that was a game.

KS: Reminders:  We have parent viewpoint forms in our backpacks.  Book orders are due Friday and envelopes are due back.

September 9, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is one of the International Rights of the Child?

YB: We did the Circle of Courage today after we changed our seating plan.

CT: Our class started handwriting today.  We learned l, i, e.

KS: Then we wrote about two people we saw in a picture that were sitting on a dock.

EP: After recess, we did number of the day which was 586.  We also did a test to see what we remember from grade two.

GY: Next we had SQUIRT after lunch.

CB: Mrs. Brandt read us a book about the Rights of a Child and we started drawing a picture.

SS: In gym, first we ran laps and then we played a game that was twister with hula hoops.

HH: Reminders: Book orders are due Friday and brown envelopes need to come back.

September 6, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who did Mr. Wilcox show in our video today? Hint:  He had his first day of school.

EP: First we had talk time and started our weekly review.

KS: Review is a letter to our parents about what we did this week.  It shows you some writing and math.  The math was easy, it was grade 2 review.

CT: We went to the assembly and saw pictures of the beginning of school.

SS: Next we ate snack and watched the video for our story, "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore."

MR: Reminders: Book orders September 13, bring back your brown envelopes.  Get you review signed and returned.

September 5, 2019

Mrs.Brandt's Comment Challenge: How fast can you complete Stop the Clock.

GY: First we drew a Grizzly bear on the Wild Life Viewer.

VH: We were finishing all of our work before snack.

EP: Then we did the number of the day which was 24 after we practiced telling time.

MR: After we sang some songs and took a dance break.

HH: SQUIRT is quiet reading time right after lunch everyday.

CB: Next we started drawing our favorite book covers.

YB: The end of the day, we had Gymsic but it was mostly gym.

Reminders: Book orders are due by Friday the 13th.  A package of forms is in your child's backpack.  Please return all forms, signed in the brown envelope asap.

September 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is an adjective?

CT: First thing we did was we talked about our day, then we started an event map of our summer.

AR: We finished up our math about me after we did number of the day.  Our number 365.

YB: Then we painted our adjective art.

KS: Outside we played blob tag and Four Corners.

EP:  Last, we did story and started Gooney Bird Greene.

HH: Reminders: Bring Back book order Friday the 13th.


September 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a free choice party?

EP: We first came in and met Mrs. Brandt and made name tags.

HH: Next we played name Bingo.

KS: Then we started Math and About me.

AR: After lunch, we had SQUIRT - Super Quiet Uninterrupted Independent Reading Time.

YB: Fifth we started adjective Art.

CB: Finally we had story time and heard "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore."

JS: Reminders:  Book orders are due by Friday the 13th.  Please order through Mrs. Brandt's online account or use the paper order form.

August 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt:  Here is a picture I took on my trip to San Francisco.


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December 10, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the name of the instrument I played today?

LH: First we did book clubs and word work where we looked for Homonyms like there, their, and they're.

BG: Next we had math where we did a problem with remainders and talked about good games in math.

MR: After we had a body break instead of gym because the gym is being used to practice for the K - 2 connect.

YS: Then after SQUIRT we watched a video about religion and worked on our traditions chart.  Some of us started a google slide about one country.

CT: We were practicing caroling for the caroling assembly.

CB: Reminders: Bring back your notices for Knitting club and the Learning commons club. IF you haven't brought back your test you still can.

December 9, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the traditional greeting in Peru?

RK: First we had Circle where we talked about hand washing and keeping healthy.

YS: Then we had book clubs and the others worked on handwriting. We did G, H and I.

HH: Third we did math where we did hundreds questions that were easier because they had no regrouping.  We had to explain how to do a question in words.

KT: After lunch, we did our traditions and wrote more about the four countries.

AP: Next had gym in the music room.  We played minute to win it.

HR: Reminders: Knitting club notices are going home if you are interested also Learning Commons club.  Bring food bank items and bring back your science test if you haven't already.

December 5, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the Traditional food of Peru that you read about today?

AP: First we had gym, where we skipped by ourselves.

SS: Then we did Book Clubs.  The people that stayed did their Wild Life Viewer.  It was a moose at night.

GY: After we did math and the problem of the week was about People's Favorite color.

KS: We had lunch after math and then SQUIRT.

LF: Next, we started researching the culture of Peru, Tunisia, Ukraine and India.

HR: Last, we went to music and played "Los Pollitos" on the xylophones.

JS: Reminders: There is no school tomorrow.  You can still correct your science test.  Handbells perform on Dec. 19 at the caroling assembly.


December 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who is the painter that we copied today?

JS: First we had book and did writing about how we would feel if we lost our traditions.

YB: Next we went to the Learning commons.  Mrs. Broomfield talked to us about a learning commons club.

HR: Then we did a gummy bear problem in math.

CT: After lunch we were pasteling our Ukranian Church pictures.

BG: Last we went to gym and did skipping with one rope.

AP: Reminders: Bring back Science tests if you haven't already.  Friday has no school for children. There is a PD day

December 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a Canadian Christmas tradition?

BM: First thing we did was book clubs.  Have of us did word work on Apostrophes.

LF: Next, we did addition, Splat! and we lots of questions for 1263.

YS: After we had gym and we did skipping challenges.

SK: Then, we did our customs and traditions.

YA: In Music, we worked on our booklet for note reading.

CB: Reminders: You can still go over your test and get more marks.  You can still make crystals for points.

December 2, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the meaning of the word tradition?

JS: First we had circle and talked about not leaving your clothes in the classroom.

EP: Next, we had book clubs and handwriting.  We did the letters D,E, and F.

HR: We did subtraction problem and the exploding hats problem in math.

YB: After that we went to Mr Scheidegger's side to talk about traditions.  We started writing about our own.

YA: Then we went to gym where we played with skipping ropes.  We played helicopter and under and over.

CT: Reminders: do your corrections on your science test to get a better mark.  Bring back reviews.

November 29, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a celebration that we learned about today?

BG: First we went to gym and played bench ball.

SK: Second we did review.  It is in our backpacks.

YS: Then we watched a video about different celebrations in the world.

LF: After that we had math groups where we did some problems.

JS: Reminders; Science test are coming home today.  We can do corrections to get more marks.   Floor hockey forms can still come back by Tuesday.

November 28, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is coral made of?

CB: First we had gym where we played a game called Memorable memory.

BG: Second, we wrote about our favorite memory in writing.

HH: Next we had buddies and helped them with centres.

LF:  Then we had math where we made a graph of our birthday months.

KT: We had our Science test.  They will come home tomorrow.

EP: After the science test, we went to music.  We started on Metallaphones and xylophones.

CT: Last we were studying about Coral Reefs and finishing our Google Slides.

YS: Reminders:  Tests are coming home tomorrow. 

November 27, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the hardest and softest mineral?

Today we ran out of time so I am writing the blog for the children.

First, we practised writing paragraphs by explaining what our favorite season is during book clubs.  In math we answered questions about a graph.  Next, we reviewed soil and played Rocks and Minerals Jeopardy to get ready for our test tomorrow.  We went to gym and played Gauntlet.  We watched part of the Mouse and the Motorcycle because I lost my voice and couldn't read.

Reminders:  There is a science test tomorrow on Rocks and minerals.  It will be an open book test where the children can look back at their notes in their visual journals.  It is also special lunch tomorrow.  Bring back your Floor hockey forms if you want to join next Tuesday.   

November 26, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What ingredients do you need to make a crystal?

CB: First we did book clubs and word work where we found plurals in books.

BG: Then we did math where we practiced addition and subtraction with three digit numbers.

YB: Next we went to gym and played floor hockey.

LF:During lunch, people could go to do floor hockey in the gym.

EP: After lunch, we did science and checked out how soil was doing.  We had music.

BM and CT: Reminders: Thursday is fun lunch.  YOu an still do the crystal experiment and bring your form for floor hockey.


November 25, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What ingredients do you need to make a crystal?

JS: First we had Circle of Courage and talked about Healthy living.

YA: Next, we did book clubs and handwriting.  We did A, B, and C.

KS: Then we did Math where we made a graph of our favorite recess activity.

CB: After lunch, we learned about what makes up soil and we started an experiment to see which is the best soil.

BM: In Gym, we played ringette with flipped Hockey sticks.

LF: We watched a video about the world's largest crystal in Chihuahua, Mexico.

CT: Reminders:  You can still try to make a crystal. Thursday is special lunch which is Cobb's.

Message from Grade two:

Thank you to our Evergreen families and parent council...because of you...the grade 2s were able to reach their goal of raising $1200 to fill 50 children's backpacks with mittens, toys, craft supplies, etc. for Stephen's Backpack Society.  These backpacks will be picked up and delivered to children living at the numerous shelters in and around Calgary.

Grade 2 Team


November 21. 2019 

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Make your own crystal and bring it back to school.  Here is a link you may choose to use: https://childhood101.com/growing-crystals-science/

CB: First we did gym where we did mini stick hockey.

BM: Then we had book clubs.  The other group did the Wild Life Viewer.

LF: In math we did questions about Graphs.

SK: After, we watched a video about rock erosion.

CT: Next we went to music and we did line jumping to learn to read music.

BG: Reminders: Parent teacher conferences are today and tomorrow.  There is a notice for a fund raiser.

November 20, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something a good writer does?

SG: First we did Book Clubs and writing about our favorite subject in school.

EP: After, we did math where we did addition and subtraction with regrouping. We can practice this at home.

CB: Next, we made rocks out of chocolate!

CT: Then, we went to gym and played noodle hockey.

SK: Last we finished up our Google slides about our rocks.

BM: Reminders: Conferences are tomorrow.  Remember to book if you haven't  already.  Some of us have our math sheets if we finished.

November 19, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the difference between a rock and a mineral?

RK: First we did book clubs and word work where we looked for tion and sion words.

BG: Next we did math.  We did a graph about rocks.

LF: Third we went to gym and practiced our shooting skills in hockey.

EP: After lunch, we finished up our rock and minerals work.  We evaluated our rock stories.

GY: We went to music and wrote about our assembly. We wrote about if we would change anything.

CB: Reminders:  Book a conference if you haven't already.

November 18, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What day and time is your parent teacher conference?

SK: First we did circle of courage and then did v, o,w, and b in handwriting during book clubs.

EP: After we did math where we did subtraction and addition questions.  Then we told the time on clocks.

BG: Next we did more on Rocks and Minerals.  We started Google Slides if we were done our Rock Stories.

LF: In gym, we played hockey.  We did shooting and passing.

BM:  We started reading "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing."

YS: Reminders:  Remember to book a conference.  Book fair is during conferences on Thursday and Friday.

November 15, 2019

Mrs.Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a lava bomb?

BG: First we went to gym and we played bench ball.

EP: After, we did our review and then worked on our finish up stuff.

AS: During snack and video, we watched Angry Planet, Volcanic Wedding.

BM: Then we did our math groups.  Some of us played a game where we  put cards on our head and had to guess what our card was.

LF: Reminders: We can still make donations for Stephen's backpack.  Remember to bring your review and math test on patterns signed.  Parents can book conferences this weekend.

November 14, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  There are camels and ostriches in a zoo.  There are 60 eyes and 86 feet.  How many camels and how many ostriches are there?

EP: First we did gym, where we practiced our hockey skills.  We did passing.

CB: Then we wrote about our favourite color.  We tried to include a good introductory and concluding sentence.

BG: In math we did adding with dice.  

BM: This morning, we had a lock down during recess.  Poor Mrs. Brandt was locked in the bathroom for 25 minutes.

JS: Later we worked on our rock stories and had music.  We played doggie, doggie and bingo.

CT: After that we we finished our salt on our agate art.  We did more on our rock stories.

SK: Reminders:  Some students need to bring back math tests.  Parents can start signing up for conferences through the link up top on the weekend.


November 13, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Answer our problem from today:

CB: In book clubs, we did handwriting f and x.  Then we started our Agate art painting.

BM: Then we did math, where we started addition with regrouping.

EP: Next, we started making our rock cycle comics.

CT: After in gym, we started hockey by choosing our stick and talking about lock downs.

YB: Reminders: There will be a lock down this week. Payment slips are in back packs.  Glenbow booklets are coming home today.


November 12, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a fact you learned at the Glenbow today?

BM:The first thing we did at the Glenbow was learn more about the rock cycle.  We studied rocks and said if they were sedimentary, igneous or metamorphic.

LF: Next,  we toured around the Rocks and minerals.  I saw an emerald.

CT: After that we had slunch and then toured with our parent.  My group saw the warriors section.

EP: Then we did different stations and drew pictures of artifacts in a little journal.

SS: At the end, we went and saw the tipi.

CB: Reminders: math tests with corrections are due, the little book from the Glenbow is coming home tomorrow.


November 8, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  How many  people served in the War?

Mrs. Brandt:  This morning we did review about Remembrance Day.  They are in our backpacks. We watched an Angry Planet video today about Volcanoes. The children had such a wonderful and respectful assembly and they should all be proud of their accomplishments.

Reminders:  We go to the Glenbow on Tuesday.  BRING YOUR FORMS IF YOU HAVEN"T ALREADY.  Eat a good breakfast as there will be no snack time until lunch.  There is no school on Monday because of Remembrance day.

November 7, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you learned about Agates?

CB: First we did book clubs and wrote about what Peace means to us.   Some students went to the Stephen's backpack sale.

BM: Then we did math.  We did two digit subtraction with regrouping and a word problem about laps.

SK: After we did our practice for our assembly tomorrow. All parents are welcome.

CT: Last we did our insides of our agate art.

EP: Reminders:  Are assembly is tomorrow at 10:40. Wear dark colors and red.  3  children still need to bring their field trip notices. LF, AR, YA.

November 6, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a fact you learned today about the layers of the earth?

GY: First we did book clubs and I see, I think, I wonder about a person.

YS: Then we went to the Learning commons.

LF: Next we did our math where we did subtraction with regrouping.

HH: After lunch we did gym and played Ga- Ga - Go.

JS: Last we did our layers of the Earth and some of us started on Volcanoes.

CT: Reminders: Tomorrow is Stephen's backpack.  You still have a chance to bring toys.  Bring Glenbow forms and tomorrow is fun lunch.  Remembrance day assembly is Friday.  Bring money for poppies.

November 5, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the time of our Remembrance Day Assembly on Friday?

YS: At the start of the day, we had book clubs and did word work with Silent letters.

YA: Next we did mental math and we also did some addition and subtraction that was a little trickier.

EP: After we had gym.  We played Elephant Soccer with Black Holes.

CT: Then we made the layers of the Earth with play dough.  Next we researched the layers on the internet.

JS: Finally we had music and practiced our Remembrance Day Songs.

SK: Reminders: Bring back Glenbow Museum forms, Assembly Friday, (Wear black, white, grey or red)  Bring donations for Stephen's backpack sale on Thursday.  Bring Poppy money on Friday.

November 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What are the four layers of the Earth?

YS: First we did book clubs after Circle of Courage.  During book clubs we did handwriting (k,z,r)

YB: We did a ladybug problem and 3 digit subtraction. There was also some 2 digits as well.

LF: After math, Constable Baker came to talk to us about what she does and what her job as a police officer is like.

BM: Then we did gym where we did cards for our warm up.  Then we played elephant soccer.

CB: At the end of the day, we finished our art and learned about the layers of the Earth.

EP: Reminders: Our math test needs to be corrected and returned and please bring back field trip notices.  Please remember donations for Stephen's back pack and Poppy Fund. November 8th is the assembly.  Wear black, white or grey and red.

October 31, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Can you solve for the treat bag?

BM: After talk time we went to Gym and played a Halloween game called Ghost, Witches, Wizards and Zombies.

EP: When we came back we found words out of the word Halloween and started a wordsearch.

LF: Next in math we did a Zombie and Ghoul Problem.

SS: We started shading more on  our poppy art.

YS: Then in Music we played Boom wackers.  We practiced our remembrance day songs.

YA:  We had a Halloween Dance off at the end of the day.

CB: Remnders: Field Trip forms are due, on Monday we can start bringing used toys and books for the Stephen Back pack.  Our Remembrance Day Assembly is November 8 at  10:45.  Parents are welcome.

** TW and SG have a rubik cube club starting Monday possibly.

October 30, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: How many years has it been since In Flanders Fields was written in 1915?

CB: First we did Book Clubs and wrote about how we would design a Haunted House.

LF: In Math, after Learning commons, we made fractal poppies with a t chart.

GY: Next in gym, we did a game where we cleaned up the ocean with hula hoops.

JS: Then we drew a picture of Flander's Fields.

BM: Last we watched a video of Flanders Fields with words.

Reminders: Children may wear their costumes tomorrow.  They must be appropriate for school.  Glenbow museum forms and payment are due.  Please remember that our Remembrance Day Assembly is November 8 at 10:45.

October 29, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's comment Challenge: What is an exhibit that we might see at the Glenbow Mueum?

RK: We did our book clubs.  During book clubs we learned j and y in handwriting and we finished our stories.

YB: After recess, we had our math test.  They will be coming home in a few days.

LF: Then we played a dot game in gym using raquets and wiffle balls.

EP: Next we did finished our rock properties chart.

YS: In music we practiced our Remembrance Day song.

CT: Reminders:  Fill in and return Field trip forms to the Glenbow in our backpacks.  See the Stephen's backpack information.

October 28, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What are the three stages of a volcano's life?

Practice our poem for the Remembrance Day Assembly.

YB: We did book clubs after Circle of Courage.  During book clubs, we did more editing on our Absolutely True Stories.

YA: After snack, we did math.  We did a review that is like a test we will get tomorrow.  It is in our backpacks.

BM: Then, we did rocks and minerals testing.  We looked for  hardness, color, texture, lustre.

YS: Next we did gym where we did a practice of throwing and catching.  Then we played a game with the equipment.

CB: Reminders;There is no school Friday.  We have a test on numbers tomorrow in math.

October 25, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What are the three stages of a volcano's life?

BM: First thing we did was gym.  We played Noodle Soup.

EP: We did our review.  It is in our backpacks.

YA: Next we had snack and video.  We watched Bill Nye - Volcanoes.

HH: After we did our Free Choice Party for 1/2 hour.

CB: Some kids went to Mr. McLaren and some stayed for math.  Some played race to 100.  The others did a math problem about giving food.

LF: Reminders:  We have no school next Friday. We are allowed to wear our costumes for learning next Thursday..

October 24, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:

BM: First we did book clubs and finished writing our Absolutely True Stories.

YS: After we did swimming, it was our last time at the pool.

LF: Next some of us finished our posters for Remembrance Day.

KS: Then we went to Music, where we practiced our Remembrance Day songs and played a cup game.

EP: Last we worked on number lines in math.

CB: Reminders:  We have a free choice party tomorrow.  A letter is in our back packs. Halloween Howl is tonight.


October 23, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is an Intrusive Igneous Rock? What is an Extrusive Igneous rock?

EP: The first thing we did today was book clubs, the other group worked on their absolutely true stories.

LF: Then we  went swimming.  Tomorrow is our last day.

BM: After lunch, we reviewed our Rocks and Minerals chart.  

KS: Next we did gym where we had stations that worked on striking.

HH: Last, we worked on our Remembrance Day posters.  We are having our assembly on November 8.

YS: Reminders:  Tomorrow is the last day for swimming.  If we keep our 500 points we will have a free choice party on Friday.  A letter will come home tomorrow if this happens.  The Halloween Howl is tomorrow.

October 22, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is an example of each type of rock?

YS: First we had book clubs where we did the endings to our Absolutely True Stories.

RK: We went swimming and we returned at 11:45 when we played a short math game.

KS: Next we finished our rock charts.

LF: We went to music.  We worked on our Remembrance Day music.

VH: Reminders: Bring your swimming stuff again tomorrow. Photo orders are in our backpacks.  The Halloween Howl is on Thursday.

October 21, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Who is Canada's new Prime Minister?

EP: First we did book clubs and started our Absolutely True Stories.

KS: Next, we went to swimming until 11:45.

BM: After lunch we started rocks and minerals research on the computer.

LF: Outside at Gym, we played Level Up.

CB: Reminders:  We have swimming all week. Wear your bathing suit and bring a towel and underwear.  Some children have fees that are owed in their backpacks.

October 18, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:

Why do the Hoodoos In Drumheller look like this?

JS: First we had gym and played Noodle Soup.

LF: After we did our review and it is in our backpacks ready to get signed.

EP: Then we did Snack and Video and watched Bill Nye - Rocks and Soil.

BM: Finally, we played a game for math with a. dice. Mr. Mclaren's  group did a problem about three movies.

CB: Reminders:  Swim forms are due Monday.  We swim on Monday.  Wear your bathing suit under your clothes  and bring your underwear and a towel.  Wear your hair in an easy to do manner. Bring a snack to eat at 9:15 and then bring a big lunch for afterward.


October 17, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Problem of the Week

YB: We went to gym and then we played with hoops.  We did 'I love a challenge"  We skipped, ran and threw it.

CB: After gym, we had book clubs and started planning our own Absolutely True Stories.

CT: Then we had math where we did some patterns and did the problem above.  It was tricky.

EP: Next, we did Rocks and minerals.  We did a wordsearch with Metamorphic, Igneous and Sedimentary Rocks.

BM: Parent volunteers for swimming.  - Come on the days you said you could volunteer.  The bus leaves the school at 9:30. We start swimming  at 10:15 and finish at 11:00.  We will return around 11:30.

SK:Reminders: AR and YA need to bring swimming forms.  Book orders are due Monday.  


October 16, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What are the three types of rocks?

RK:Our books clubs and word work were first in the day.  We learned about to, two and too.

AR: We went to the Learning Commons after recess.

VH: Then we made a pattern and we tried to guess each others rule.  For example,

EP: Next we learned about the rock cycle.

CB: After we went to gym and played "We love a challenge."

SK: At 2:30 we had a fire drill.

Reminders; Book orders are due on Monday, October 21.  IPPs are due back if you have one.  Swimming forms are over due.  Please remember to pay on my CBE. 


October 15, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you saw in your rock today?

EP: First, we did Circle of Courage.

HH: We did book clubs and h and p in handwriting.

LF: Third we did mental math subtraction and increasing patterns.

SS: During gym, we had to throw bean bags at a hula hoop.  If you missed you had to try again.

YS: After we did Rocks and Minerals and did an I see, I think, and I wonder.

CB: For Music, we practiced our songs for the assembly.

VH: Reminders:  Bring swimming forms, and IPPs signed if you got one.

October 10, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Try to solve both parts of the problem.

BM: First thing we did was Gym.  We played Hula Huts.

RK: We did our Book clubs and Wild Life Viewer.  We drew the big buck again.

EP: Then we had Kindergarten buddies and we read them our scarecrow stories.

YS: Fourth we did the problem you see above.  Then after lunch we did a chart about what we know about rocks.

CB: After that, we worked on our carpet art and drew camels.

LF: In music, we did our Remembrance Day songs.

YB: Reminders: Tonight is movie night, the Halloween Howl notices are due back.  Swimming notices are due Tuesday.  We could still use volunteers for the Tuesday. Bring your rock for Tuesday.

October 9, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the name of the really big rock in Okotoks?

BM: First we did book clubs and when the other group went we did editing on our scarecrows stories and finish up time.

LF: Next, we went to the learning commons and finished our patterns in math.

EP: After lunch, we went to gym and did challenges with scarves.

GY: Last we had finish up time.

SK: Reminders: tomorrow is picture day, we still need volunteers for swimming on the Tuesday, Swimming forms and Halloween Howl forms are due.  There is no school on Friday.

October 8, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a kind of rock we heard about today?

EP: First, we started book clubs.  The rest of us did d, g, and q in handwriting.

CT: After that we did patterns for a an art project with a camel.  We also went over the triangle problem.

YB: Then we played Card Sharks in gym.  We tried to make 10s with 2 cards.

LF: Fourth we started our Rocks and Minerals unit.  We need to bring a rock that is special to us tomorrow.

GY: We went to music and sang songs to get ready for Remembrance Day.

CB: Reminders:  If your parents volunteered for swimming bring your forms back, Halloween Howl music forms can come back. Swimming forms are due back.  Picture Day is Thursday.  Bring a rock. The link to pay for swimming should work now.

October 7, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something your family can do to prevent fires in your home?

CB: Cathy came to do the last part of our scarecrow stories.  We are going to make a class book.

EP: We did Circle of Courage.  We talked about Fire safety plans and escape plans.

HH: Third, we did math where we did 1000 as our number of the day, mental math subtraction and a triangle problem.

LF: After lunch, we went on the Chrome Books to try to finish up our passports.

SS: Next we went to gym and played a game called Card Sharks.

YB: Reminders: Picture is Thursday. Halloween Howl notices are in backpacks.  Thursday night is movie night.  Friday is no school for students.  Please bring back swimming notices.

October 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you learned from our "Are We There Yet?" videos today.

YB: We did our Review and it is our backpacks.

CB: Before that we played Gauntlet in gym.

HH: Third we had snack and video where we watched "Are We There Yet?"

KS: Next we did Finish up time.  We worked on our stories and passports.

EP: Reminders:  We need volunteers for swimming on the Tuesday and Thursday. Bring back swimming forms and remember to pay on line. October 10 is picture day.

October 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Try to finish this problem that we started at school:

EP : First, we did Wildlife viewer and saw a buck.

HH: Then we had gym where we did challenges.

CT: We did the math problem that's on the blog.

LF: Mrs. Brandt told us about our book groups and choices.

CB: Next an author came to work with us.  We planned out the last part of our stories.

SS: We finished out passports after music.

Reminders:  There is a photo day reminder in our backpacks.  Please remember to pay for swimming through the my CBE link at the top of this page.  Swimming notices are due back by October 12.

October 2, 2019 - Our blog didn't work for us today so Mr. Scheidegger loaded his for us.

There is Fun Lunch from Coco Brooks tomorrow for those who ordered.  

Ask us what we learned about Tunisia!

It was a bad day for the scarecrows in our stories.  We created all sorts of trouble for them in our stories today.


Healthy Hunger is happening again this year. 

Sign up to order lunches for your child(ren) on the selected days. Orders can be done for the year, or month to month. Healthy Hunger is also where you will register for some school events like Movie Night (first one is Toy Story 4 on Oct 10!)

Please sign up at https://healthyhunger.ca/

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October 1, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a pattern you can find in your home?

VH: We started our day with our Author in residence. We wrote small problems for our scarecrows.

KS: Next, we did patterns in math.  They are increasing, decreasing or stay the same.

LF: Third we went to gym and played challenges with a ball.

CT: After we flew to the Ukraine on Google Earth.  Their climate is like ours.

EP: Last we went to music and sang an indigenous song with a game.

CB: Reminders:  Sign your swimming forms and if you can volunteer please fill in the first page.

September 30, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What does Indigenous mean?

EP: In the morning, the first thing we did was have circle and talk about Orange Shirt day.

CB: Then we worked on handwriting and our passports. We are going to move on to Ukraine tomorrow.

BM: After that we did our Math SLA.

KS: Next, we met our Author in residence Cathy Beveridge.  She taught to use touch words to describe a scarecrow.

CT: We did some First Nation games.  They had throwing and catching.

HH: Last we did story and heard more from Humphrey.

YB: Reminders: Picture day is October 10. This Thursday is Coco Brooks Pizza day if you have ordered it.

September 27, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Why should we wear an Orange Shirt on Monday?

EP: First we did gym where we played Bench ball.

LF: Then we started working on our weekly review letter for our parents.

YB:  Next we watched a video about Peru and India.

CT: At the very end of the day, we made sure we were caught up on our passports.

CB: Reminders:  Wear an Orange shirt on Monday.  Bring your review back with a signature.


September 26,2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Do this math question.

SS: First we went in and did our wildlife viewer.  We drew a white tailed deer I think.

HH: Next we did gym where we did Shooting stars with bean bags. We would try to hit the person's foot.

EP: Third we did our reading SLAs.  Next week we will do our math SLA.

LF: Then we looked at India on Google Earth.  We also checked the Weather network for their climate. Then we read a bit of Humphrey.

SK: After we went to Music.  We played a bean bag game where we worked on beat.

GY: Last we did more of our research using the Chrome Books, ipads and computers.

CB: Reminders:  Some students still have the form with your handbell time if you signed up.  Watch for reviews coming home tomorrow.

September 25, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: Tell me something that you saw in our trip to India today.

EP: In the morning, we started by looking at a poem about a whale.

KS: Next we went to the learning commons to pick out a book.

SK: After that we did a T chart with our data from SoGo.

VH: This afternoon, we flew to India and saw the land there.

CT: Last, we did the Terry Fox Run after a short assembly and O Canada.

CB: Reminders:  Some handbell players have a notice for handbells. 

September 24, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who are you running for during our Terry Fox run?

VH: First, we looked for there, their, and they're. in our books.

LF: Second, we did our Math problem SLA.  Both were patterns.

CB: We worked on a really tricky connect the dots.

KS: Third, we went for gym and practised running for the Terry Fox run tomorrow.

CT: Then, we learned about Peru on the Chrome Books and wrote facts in our passports.

YB: Last, we went to music and talked about Remembrance Day.

BM: Reminders:  Get ready for Terry Fox by bringing a toonie, think of  someone who fought cancer.  We need to dress for the weather.

September 23,2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is a fact you know about Terry Fox?

SK: First we did Circle of Courage.  We met our new student.

CB: We went on the Chrome books and practiced our SLA tests for grade 3.

YB:  Then we did a, c, and s in handwriting.

CT: After snack we were trying to make 752 in different ways. We also did mental math and "I have Who has."

LF: Next, we did a writing test about being a teacher. 

KT: Lastly, we had a fire drill and we did two laps outside for gym., We also did a game.

Reminders:  We have rescheduled the Terry Fox Run for Wednesday afternoon due to the forecast.  Please dress for the weather and be ready to run.  Please bring your toonies for Terry.

September 19, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Was the animal on the WIld Life Viewer a mink or a marten?

The blog did not load properly today. so just a few reminders: There is no school on Friday and Thursday night is Meet the Teacher Night from 6:00 - 7:30.

September 18, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is the total number of stickers we counted out today for the Terry Fox Run?

EP: First, we did word work. Let me tell you the three ways ing was used. 

MA: The next thing we did was helped our kindergarten buddies to spell their names with items from nature.

HH: We went to the library and learned the 5 finger method for choosing just right books.

YB: Next we delivered and counted out Terry Fox stickers and tattoos for the whole school.

GY: Reminders: Dress for the weather as we are walking again tomorrow.  Tomorrow night is meet the teacher night and there is no school Friday.  We can start bringing toonies for Terry Fox next week.

 

September 17, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is the capital city of Peru?

JS: First, we did our second day of SoGo on the field.

EP: After that we did the letters m and n in handwriting.

VH: We did the number of the day which was 990, mental math, and practised telling time on clocks.

SK: Next we went to lunch and after that we had SQUIRT.

MA: We did the second page of our passport and we flew to Peru.

HH: In Music, we sang the O Canada song.

AS: Last we had story and read more from Humphrey.

CB: Reminders:  We go to Fish Creek rain or shine tomorrow.  Dress for weather. Remember there is no school Friday, and Thursday is meet the teacher from 6:00 - 7:30

September 16 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What did you do at the two stations this at SoGo?

CB: First we went outside for SoGo.  We will do this everyday this week.

YA: In math, we did number of the day which was 150. We also did I have Who has and mental math.

EP: During Social Studies we made covers for our passports. 

GY: We started a new story called "The World According to Humphrey."

YS: Reminders: Dress to be outside everyday.  Orange Parent Viewpoints are due back before Meet the Teacher on Thursday Night.

September 13, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is something you learned about school in India?

CB: In the gym, we played bench Ball with Ms. Keir's Class.

MA: Second, we did our review and they are in our backpacks to get signed.

JS: We had our snack while we watched two videos of what it is like in some schools in India.

MR: Later we did finish up time and made sure we could log onto the computers.

BM: Reminders: Bring back your orange forms and dress for the weather everyday next week as we are walking and exploring outside.



September 11, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What day is our school celebrating the Terry Fox Run?

MR: We read a story about a Donkey and answered questions about the story when we were done reading.

EP: Next, we drew Terry Fox and learned some facts about him.

MA: After recess, we went to the Learning Commons to sign out books.  We will go every Wednesday.

CT: Then we went to do Number of the Day and addition.  It was easy.

SS: Mrs. Brandt's daughter came to be a helper while we did our math.

YB: Sixth we did gym and used hula hoops to make challenges.

LH: Last we finished our Rights of the Child before Gooney Bird Greene.

CB: Reminders: A handbell club note went home, Parent viewpoints and brown envelopes are due and book orders are due Friday.

September 10, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who is famous for running across Canada to raise money for Cancer?

MA: First thing we did was do a spelling test to see how we spell words.

CT: We worked on our book covers and our dock writing.

VH: In math we did number of the day, some addition with doubles, near doubles and 9s. Then we did a raccoon problem.

GY: During gym, we did Bey blade battles.

YB: For social studies we colored our rights of the child pictures.

CB: For music, we talked about expectations and did a song that was a game.

KS: Reminders:  We have parent viewpoint forms in our backpacks.  Book orders are due Friday and envelopes are due back.

September 9, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is one of the International Rights of the Child?

YB: We did the Circle of Courage today after we changed our seating plan.

CT: Our class started handwriting today.  We learned l, i, e.

KS: Then we wrote about two people we saw in a picture that were sitting on a dock.

EP: After recess, we did number of the day which was 586.  We also did a test to see what we remember from grade two.

GY: Next we had SQUIRT after lunch.

CB: Mrs. Brandt read us a book about the Rights of a Child and we started drawing a picture.

SS: In gym, first we ran laps and then we played a game that was twister with hula hoops.

HH: Reminders: Book orders are due Friday and brown envelopes need to come back.

September 6, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  Who did Mr. Wilcox show in our video today? Hint:  He had his first day of school.

EP: First we had talk time and started our weekly review.

KS: Review is a letter to our parents about what we did this week.  It shows you some writing and math.  The math was easy, it was grade 2 review.

CT: We went to the assembly and saw pictures of the beginning of school.

SS: Next we ate snack and watched the video for our story, "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore."

MR: Reminders: Book orders September 13, bring back your brown envelopes.  Get you review signed and returned.

September 5, 2019

Mrs.Brandt's Comment Challenge: How fast can you complete Stop the Clock.

GY: First we drew a Grizzly bear on the Wild Life Viewer.

VH: We were finishing all of our work before snack.

EP: Then we did the number of the day which was 24 after we practiced telling time.

MR: After we sang some songs and took a dance break.

HH: SQUIRT is quiet reading time right after lunch everyday.

CB: Next we started drawing our favorite book covers.

YB: The end of the day, we had Gymsic but it was mostly gym.

Reminders: Book orders are due by Friday the 13th.  A package of forms is in your child's backpack.  Please return all forms, signed in the brown envelope asap.

September 4, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge:  What is an adjective?

CT: First thing we did was we talked about our day, then we started an event map of our summer.

AR: We finished up our math about me after we did number of the day.  Our number 365.

YB: Then we painted our adjective art.

KS: Outside we played blob tag and Four Corners.

EP:  Last, we did story and started Gooney Bird Greene.

HH: Reminders: Bring Back book order Friday the 13th.


September 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt's Comment Challenge: What is a free choice party?

EP: We first came in and met Mrs. Brandt and made name tags.

HH: Next we played name Bingo.

KS: Then we started Math and About me.

AR: After lunch, we had SQUIRT - Super Quiet Uninterrupted Independent Reading Time.

YB: Fifth we started adjective Art.

CB: Finally we had story time and heard "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore."

JS: Reminders:  Book orders are due by Friday the 13th.  Please order through Mrs. Brandt's online account or use the paper order form.

August 3, 2019

Mrs. Brandt:  Here is a picture I took on my trip to San Francisco.


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