Welcome to Grade 5

Reflecting on our Science Fair

Grade 5 students reflected on yesterday's Science Fair. Students were asked to reflect on their time management, thinking and research skills. Did they use their time efficiently? Were they able to evaluate data?

Nutcracker Performance December 4th

DECEMBER 4TH AT 6:00PM THE ABIS PRIMARY DANCE STUDENTS WILL BE PERFORMING THE CLASSIC WINTER STORY OF THE NUTCRACKER. PARENTS ARE INVITED TO A WONDERFUL EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCING. MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT BEGINS OUTSIDE OF THE MAZOON AT 6:00PM WITH SNACKS AND WARM...

Creations for G5

G5 students presented a variety of presentations covering a variety of topics. Students created their own in their own way, using their own video, photo, or writing tools.

Weight is not Mass

A key concept from the forces and motion unit that we reviewed this week is that weight is not mass. We learned that weight is measured in newtons and mass is measured in kilograms. We also watched some fun video clips to solidify this concept.

Ski Trip

All is booked in for another exciting trip to the beautiful Italian Alps. If there are any late comers who wish to join in the fun in the snow please let us know. 

Newton’s Laws of Motion

This week we looked at Newton's laws of motion including some experiments with marbles! We will continue to explore forces and motion in the upcoming weeks.

Human Rights Painting

We concluded our unit on human rights by depicting various human rights in art form. What a group of talented young artists!

ECC and G5 have a play date

This week our buddies came to play with us in the ECC. We teach them about making connections with other people outside of their usual environment. They learn how to take responsibility and become good role models. For us we get to meet the older students who talk and...

Crafty creations!

A wonderful, new student-led activity is the craft group led by Grade 7 student, Hannah. In this activity, students have been learning a new skill each week, including bracelet-making and origami, and have enjoyed taking home their creations to share with family and...

Leading Primary Dance

On Wednesday, three of our girls, Doha, Rinad and Sarah led all of primary for the primary dance warmup activity. They were courageous, and we are very proud of them!

human rights

This week, the students presented some works that talk about human rights in different forms that reflect different concepts of human rights

Science!

Grade 5 refreshed their collective memory about the scientific method with an experiment involving putting out a lit candle (sitting in a tub of water) with a glass jar.

Art ASA takes off!

The after-school art club for students in grades 5 and up is in its second week, with everyone pursuing their own goals and areas of interest. Students have so far made character models with modeling clay, tried their hand at animation, followed drawing tutorials...

Ski Trip

We have a great group of kids signed up so far for next February's Ski Trip. The first deposit of 250 OMR will be due by the 31st of October so if you wish to join you still have time. You get 6 days fantastic skiing or snowboarding, snow tubing, tobogganing and other...

STEAM in the ECC

This week we made Puff paint. The students observed the mixture being made. Then we helped the choose and mix the colours. Wonderful paintings were created and then baked in the microwave. They were able to talk about how their painting smelled and how it had changed...