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Information about the Grade 5 program in general can be found at Mrs. Fraser and Mr. Symington's blog.

Mr. Meldrum is teaching Physical and Health Education all year. Dance will be taught in September - January and Music from February - June.

June 24 - Health: Review
June 23 - Outdoor Activity
June 22 - Phys Ed: outdoor dodgeball
June 21 - FIELD TRIP
June 20 - Phys Ed: choice of game - Ultimate or Gaelic Football

June 17 - Health: Follow up on acts of kindness
June 16 - Music: Listening to student work
June 15 - Phys Ed: Ultimate Flying Disc
June 14 - Phys Ed: Gaelic Football
June 13 - Phys Ed: outdoor activity

June 10 - PA DAY - report card writing
June 9 - Field trip to Putman
June 8 - Phys Ed:choice of game - Ultimate OR Gaelic Football
June 7 - Health: Stress management role-plays
June 6 - Phys Ed: 3 v3 control - Ultimate OR Gaelic Football

June 3 - Health: Managing Stress Role-Play
June 2 - Music: Finishing up composing
June 1 - Phys Ed: Disc control skills - 3 v 3
May 31 - Phys Ed: Gaelic Football Workshop
May 30 - Special day because of Gaelic Football for other classes

May 27 - Health: Emotional and Interpersonal Stresses
May 26 - Music: continue composing
May 25 - Phys Ed: disc control skills
May 24 - Mr. Meldrum away - outdoor activity

May 20 - Phys Ed: Flying Disc work outdoors.
May 19 - Music: continue to compose
May 18 - Phys Ed: Flying Disc skills - curving the disc
May 17 - Special Health presentation - Puberty
May 16 - Phys Ed: Flying Disc skills - forehand

May 13 - Health: What is Puberty?
May 12 - Music: form groups, start to compose
May 11 - Phys Ed: flying disc skills
May 10 - Phys Ed: Gym unavailable - outdoor activity
May 9 - Phys Ed: finish track and field mini-tryouts

May 6 - Health: Cybersafety pamphlet design
May 5 - Music: Composing music - contrast, repetition, variety, balance
May 4 - Phys Ed: Track and Field - distance runs
May 3 - Phys Ed: Track and Field - sprints
May 2 - Special opportunity: Mathletes

Apr 29 - Health: Privacy and cyberstalking
Apr 28 - Music: timbre of instruments - strings, percussion, woodwinds, brass
Apr 27 - Phys Ed: Throwing
Apr 26 - Phys Ed: Sprints and intervals
Apr 25 - Phys Ed: Start Track and Field

Apr 22 - Health - decision making and the Internet
Apr 21 - Music - Inuit Art Forms presentation
Apr 20 - FRIDAY SCHEDULE - Health - review netiquette/cyberbullying
Apr 19 - Phys Ed - finish dance presentations
Apr 18 - Presentation in gym

Apr 15 - PD DAY
Apr 14 - Music: accidentals - sharps, flats, naturals
Apr 13 - Phys Ed: start presentations for volunteers - dance choreography
Apr 12 - Phys Ed: dance choreography
Apr 11 - Phys Ed: dance choreography

Apr 8 - Health: Making decisions for personal safety
Apr 7 - Music: Rhythms and rests.
Apr 6 - Phys Ed: Work on dance choreography
Apr 5 - Phys Ed: Work on dance choreography
Apr 4 - Phys Ed: Work on dance choreography

Apr 1 - Health: Nutrition labels and decision-making
Mar 31 - Music: Time signatures(4/4, 2/4, 3/4)
Mar 30 - Phys Ed: Review dance/movement - finalize groups and songs
Mar 29 - Phys Ed: Review of dance/movement
Mar 28 - HOLIDAY

Mar 25 - HOLIDAY
Mar 24 - Music: Inuit Art Forms presentation
Mar 23 - Phys Ed: Hooksy-Ball (day 2) + make dance groups
Mar 22 - Health: factors of intoxication
Mar 21 - Phys Ed: Hooksy-Ball + introduction to upcoming dance unit

Mar 11 - Health: Finish effects of alcohol
Mar 10 - Guest presentation: M├ętis jigging
Mar 9 - Phys Ed: kick-ball
Mar 8 - returning from field trip -
Mar 7 - Phys Ed: "Snow on the Mountain"

Mar 4 - Health: Final project presentations + short- and long-term effects of alcohol
Mar 3 - Music: using notes and values to sing
Mar 2 - Phys Ed: kick-ball
Mar 1 - Phys Ed: "Snow on the mountain"
Feb 29 - Phys Ed: hitting balls with objects

Feb 26 - Health: more presentations of projects
Feb 25 - Music: notes of the scale an note values
Feb 24 - Phys Ed: cooperative Volleypoule
Feb 23 - Phys Ed: "Scoop baseball"
Feb 22 - Phys Ed: Scoop practise

Feb 19 - Health: HEALTH PROJECT DUE - presenting some projects
Feb 18 - Music: follow up on last activity + musical notes
Feb 17 - Phys Ed: "Volleypoule"
Feb 16 - MONDAY SCHEDULE - Phys Ed: rolling dodgeball

Feb 12 - PA DAY - NO SCHOOL
Feb 11 - Health: work on Health project
Feb 10 - Phys Ed: "Volleypoule"
Feb 9 - Phys Ed: rolling dodgeball game
Feb 8 - Phys Ed: Inuit Games presented by Dion Metcalfe

Feb 5 - Health: Awareness campaign project - Instructions Rubric for evaluation
DUE DATE: February 19
Feb 4 - Music: Intro - reacting to music
Feb 3 - Phys Ed: "Volleypoule" - chicken and net game
Feb 2 - Phys Ed: Push/pushback target game
Feb 1 - Phys Ed: Snake toss - sliding stick on ground for distance

Jan 29 - Health: In Their Shoes - present role-plays
Jan 28 - Phys Ed: outdoor activity + free play
Jan 27 - Phys Ed: Target games - "Target Borden Ball"
Jan 26 - Phys Ed: Target games - "Team Scoop Ball"
Jan 25 - Dance: 1990s

Jan 22 - PA DAY - No school
Jan 21 - Dance: Follow-up on Hoop Dance
Jan 20 - Phys Ed: Target Games with scoops
Jan 19 - Dance: Guest presenter for Hoop Dance
Jan 18 - Dance: 1980s

Jan 15 - Health: In Their Shoes - role playing activity
Jan 14 - Phys Ed: Outdoor activity and free play
Jan 13 - Phys Ed: Guest speaker Dion Metcalfe and Inuit Games
Jan 12 - Phys Ed: Juggling - last day
Jan 11 - Dance: 1950s/60s/70s

Jan 8 - Health: Who is affected? (day 2)
Jan 7 - Phys Ed: Outdoor activity and play
Jan 6 - Phys Ed: Juggling - refining skills
Jan 5 - Phys Ed: Juggling - introduction
Jan 4 - Dance: 1950s/60s/70s - postponed, juggling instead

Dec 18 - Outdoor activities with rubber chickens
Dec 17 - Phys Ed: Outdoor games with balls
Dec 16 - Phys Ed: Wall/net games - sitting volleyball
Dec 15 - Phys Ed: Wall/net games - sitting volleyball
Dec 14 - Dance: 1930s - advanced Swing

Dec 11 - Health: Who is affected?
Dec 10 - Phys Ed: Wall/net - covering space review (outside)
Dec 9 - Friday Schedule - Health: Review Who can offer help?
Dec 8 - Phys Ed: Wall/net games - underhand serve
Dec 7 - Dance: 1930s dances - Swing

Dec 4 - Health: Who can offer help? (day 2)
Dec 3 - Phys Ed: Wall/net games - covering space (outside)
Dec 2 - Phys Ed: Wall/net games - bumping a volleyball
Dec 1 - Phys Ed: Wall/net games - consistent volleying
Nov 30 - Dance: 1920s dances

Nov 27 - Health: Who can help?
Nov 26 - Walkathon
Nov 25 - Phys Ed: Borden Ball - based on class needs
Nov 24 - Phys Ed: Borden Ball - full court game
Nov 23 - Dance: Finish Medieval dances

(Nov 20 - PD Day: Interviews)
Nov 19 - Dance: follow-up on presentations
Nov 18 - Phys Ed: Borden Ball - half court work based on needs
Nov 17 - Phys Ed: Borden Ball - small group ball control
Nov 16 - Dance: finish presentations and start decades

Nov 13 - Health: decisions about alcohol (day 2)
Nov 12 - FRIDAY SCHEDULE - Health: decisions about alcohol
Nov 11 - Phys Ed: Borden Ball - outdoor "ultimate ball"
Nov 10 - Phys Ed: Borden Ball - small group ball control - gym not available - outdoor play
Nov 9 - Dance: First presentations

Nov 6 - Looking at indigenous participation in the Trudeau swearing-in ceremony
Nov 5 - Phys Ed: Soccer - ball control in small groups
Nov 4 - Phys Ed: Borden Ball introduction
Nov 3 - Phys Ed: Soccer - receiving with leg and with head

Sept 21 - Dance: Begin review of movement
Sept 18 - Health: Introduction to Health
Sept 17 - Dance: Introduction to Dance Appreciation
Sept 16 - Phys Ed: Cooperative Game Wrap-up: Stick Figure
Sept 15 - Phys Ed: Deer Hunt game
Sept 14 - Phys Ed: Pylon Strike game
Sept 11 - Phys Ed: Train dodgeball
Sept 10 - Phys Ed: Bean bag launch and catch - using pinnies.
Sept 9 - Phys Ed: Conveyor Belt - working on improvement
Sept 8 - Phys Ed: Introduction and Conveyor Belt