The Glen Elm Weekly
Monday, November 19 Day 1
-The Cree words of the day this week are on the theme of Goose, in honour of Mr Ganes. The Cree word of the day is Nis-ka. That is the Cree word for Goose. N-i-s-k-a. The nis-ka is an important animal for both the Cree people and also Mr Ganes.
-Mr Schlenker, Ms Surkan, and the Grade 7/8 classes are at Agribition all day. Have fun learn lots and watch your step!
-There is an SCC meeting this evening at 6:00pm. Invite your family to join!
-Thursday is Dress as your Future Day. Plan your outfit!
Tuesday, November 20 Day 2
-The Cree word of the day is No-se-nis-ka. That is the Cree word for female goose. N-o-s-e- n-i-s-k-a. To be clear, No-se nis-ka is kind of like Mother Goose but without the fairy tales.
-There is Full Band today
-We welcome folks from the Kids on the Block Anti-Bullying project who will be making presentations in our Grade 3-6 classes this morning.
-Remember that Thursday is Dress as your Future Day. Plan what you will wear!!
Wednesday, November 21 Day 3
-The Cree word of the day is Na-pe- nis-ka. That is the Cree word for Male goose. N-a-p-e- n-i-s-k-a.
-Good luck to Ms Baran and our SRC representatives who are headed to Wilfrid Walker school today and tomorrow for the Red Cross Anti-Bullying training.
-Mme Berriault and the Grade 3/4 class are headed to Agribition today. Have a great time and watch where you step!
-Welcome friends from the Regina Fire Services who are practicing Fire Safety with our K-4 students.
-Remember that tomorrow is Dress as your Future Day. Can’t wait to see what our students plan to become in a few years!
Thursday, November 22 Day 4
-The Cree word of the day is Nis-ki-khan. That is the Cree word for goose decoy. N-i-s-k-i-k-h-a-n. Literally, Nis-ki-khan means fake goose.
-Its Dress as your Future Day! Can’t wait to see what our future looks like!
-Remember that there is no regular school tomorrow as we meet with families.
Friday, November 23
-No regular school for students, who are instead requested to attend conferences with their parent.