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All Family Time Is Quality Time

Don’t feel guilty about the amount of “quality time” you spend with your family. Some experts are beginning to shun the quality time movement for something much more basic. Here are some suggestions: Children want your undivided attention. When they talk, look at the
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Grade 4 Vaccinations

To The Parents of Grade 4 Students May 9, 2017 will be the second dose of the Grade 4 vaccines. *Please send your child’s vaccine booklet to school as soon as possible. Heidi Pallett School Nurse Franklin Elementary
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Elementary Nurse’s Corner April 2017: Tips to Get Active

Information and tips for parents, teachers and caregivers of children (5-11 years) Help kids enjoy their way to a healthier lifestyle! One hour of physical activity every day: at home, at school, at play. Every step counts! Tips to help kids get active Encourage walking to school and
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Nurse’s Corner: Why should you get involved in your child’s sex education?

Here are five good reasons To establish a relationship of trust between you. To make sure they know they can talk to you openly about sex. To make it easier to talk about sexuality when they are teenagers. To decrease the sometimes negative influence of friends,the media or the Intern
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Guide for Trusted Adults

Dear families, Media Smarts has released a new guide for trusted adults. “This guide is designed to prepare all the adults young women turn to, including parents/guardians, teachers, mentors, health and wellness providers, law enforcement, and technology professionals, to be the
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5-6 French Homework – Week of November 21

Devoir pour les 5-6 Faire la feuille de recherche sur un pays de leur choix (les élèves ont jusqu’au 4 décembre)
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3-4 French Homework – Week of November 21

Leçons : Lire un livre de lecture Devoir : Faire les pages 40-41-42-43-44 du duo-tang de devoirs
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Report Cards

On Tuesday, you received your child’s report card for the first term. You have also received sign up information for Parent-Teacher Interviews. I encourage you to take the next two weeks to put together a list of questions that you have for your child’s teachers. Report card time can
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Daily 5

Daily 5 is a part of our class routine and is organized to help students improve their literacy skills in both reading and writing.  Since the beginning of the school year we have been practising each station. Students have now built up their stamina and are able to work for 15 minute
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