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Our Scholastic book order code is  NDXLF 

Summer Work

Students should read at least three books over the summer.

Students should also practice basic math skills (multiplication and division) by working with flash cards in order to prepare for 6th grade.

Thank you for your continued support throughout the school year.  It has been a pleasure being your children's fifth grade teacher. 

 

 

 

Happy Summer!!

 

 

Homework

 The Scholastic book class code is NDXLF. 

6-21-17

  • Tomorrow is our field day.  Please wear green t-shirt, uniform gym shorts and sneakers.
  • Friday is our end-of-year breakfast. Thank you to all of the parents who volunteered to send in food and drink!
  • Tentative September  calendars went home today.
  • If anyone has forms that have to be handed in to the office, please send them in tomorrow. 

6-19-17

  • Fifth Grade will be participating in the lower classes field day this coming Thursday, which is an early dismissal day.  Please send your child to school with their uniform gym shorts and sneakers, and a green t-shirt.  If they do not have a green t-shirt, they are to wear the uniform gym shirt.
  • Friday is our end-of-year breakfast.  Several students have already volunteered to bring in part of the breakfast.  Please check with your child to see if they offered to bring anything in. Finger food only!  We already have plates and napkins in the classroom.  Please no fruit, food that has to be cut or served, or plates, bowls or platters that have to be washed and returned.  Thank you so much for your contributions and for your cooperation!
  • Report cards will be handed out on Friday.

6-9-17  -  All MGRP materials are due Monday - we will begin putting our projects together in class.  Thank you for your cooperation.  Have a great weekend!

6-7-17 - Thank you to Antonia for sending in tissues!

  • Study for final exams

6-6-17

  • Study for final exams

6-5-17

  • Study for final exams

6-2-17

  • Students have received instructions to prepare for their final exams.  They should be taking their books home to study every night, even on the weekends.

6-1-17

  • Math - worksheet of finding the volume of a rectungular prism; make flash cards for vocabulary words
  • Science - make flash cards for vocabulary words
  • ELA - make flash cards for vocabulary words
  • Social Studies - make flash cards for vocabulary words
  • All flash cards are to be brought into school so that students may study.  Please send them in a large ziploc labeled with their name and rubber band each subject together to facilitate studying.

5-31-17

  • Math - worksheet finding area of a rectangle; packet find lines of symmetry 
  • Religion - make flash cards for vocabulary words - definitions were given in class

5-30-17

  • Math - workbook pages 917-920; worksheet #1; worksheet #2 circle the polygons, worksheet #3 classify the angles, worksheet #3 clasifying triangles by their sides and by their angles.
  • Religion - outline of the topics for the final exam has been handed out today.  Please keep in a safe place.

5-17-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log - MGRP reading should begin; please read your books and familiarize yourself with your topic so that you can complete assignments in class.  No assignment will be completed at home.  Some students brought in books that are very difficult to read - try to get books that are at your reading level so that you can work independently in class
  • Math - worksheet numbers 1 and 7 top and bottom (4 problems total) on looseleaf showing all work and putting your answer in simplest terms
  • Grammar - workbook pages 174-175
  • Social Studies - study for map quiz on US states
  • Please bring in a paper towel roll

5-16-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - workbook pages 715-716
  • Social Studies - study for test tomorrow on the United States
        • MGRP BOOKS FOR YOUR TOPIC ARE DUE TOMORROW
  • Grammar - workbook pages 170-171
  • Please bring in Fractions test and Titanic test signed by a parent
  • Please bring in a paper towel roll

 

5-15-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - workbook page 689-690
  • ELA - get Titanic test signed and return to school tomorrow
  • Science - study for test on Nutrition - test is tomorrow

5-11-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - workbook pages 663-664 - many students did not bring in their Fractions test signed by a parent. Please send them in.  Thank you!

 

5-10-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pgs 657-658, get test signed and bring to school tomorrow
  • ELA - study for test tomorrow on Titanic  Make sure you study all topic from list given in class during the review

 

5-9-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log; workbook page 335
  • Writing - write a seven-sentence paragraph describing the setting of the story based on the picture given in class.  
  • Social Studies - MGRP topic is due tomorrow - please fill out slip and bring to school to have topic approved.  I have given out slip for books which can be handed in any time until the 17th.  
  • Bring in any overdue homework.

5-8-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - study for test #1 on fractions: topics include identifying parts of a fraction, writing fractions, finding the greatest common factor (GCF), reducing fractions to simplest terms, find the least common multiple (LCM), comparing fractions, rounding fractions to 0, 1/2 or 1, writing fractions as decimals
  • ELA test is Thursday on Titanic and Grammar

5-4-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - workbook pages 631-632
  • Religion - get test signed and complete corrections using instructions given in class - also finish classwork (from page 272)

5-3-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - Finish last page of packet on rounding decimals. All number lines are to be done spearately. Complete on looseleaf as discussed in class.
  • Grammar - pages 162-163

5-2-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - finish packet from class (make any necessary corrections) - do not do the page on rounding; workbook pages 619-620.  Remember to study for your math test!  
  • Grammar - pages 158-159
  • Writing - write a two-voice poem on the topic of your choice.  It must be one page long and on looseleaf with at least three repeats as we discussed in class.  You may use two different color pens - one for each "voice" of the poem.

5-1-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - finish packet from class.  Do not complete the pages for reciprocal or rounding.
  • Writing - write a two-voice poem about pets on looseleaf
  • Religion test tomorrow - Easter

4-27-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Vocabulary - study for spelling test tomorrow
  • Math - WB pages 613-614, column 3 of worksheet (complete in your notebook to be checked tomorrow)
  • Book orders are due tomorrow.  This is the last book order for the year.

4-26-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Vocabulary - Readers and Writers Workbook page 336
  • Science - Earth Day "poster" please see parameters of project.  No bigger than 8.5" x 11".  No markers.  Flat, no 3-D

4-25-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 599-600
  • ELA - Writing - Take notes on article (handout) as we discussed in class
  • Vocabulary - Red Readers and Writers Workbook page 331
  • Science - Finish draft of essay from class.  All students will conference with me tomorrow.
  • ***Book orders are due Friday.  This will be the last Scholastic book order in fifth grade.

4-24-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 593-594
  • Grammar - WB page 151
  • Vocabulary - write words 5x each
  • Social Studies - Finish Flag from classwork

4-11-17

  • Type Mother's Day essays to be handed in tomorrow.  250 words or less 
  • Please bring in 4 x 6 picture of your mom
  • Remember tomorrow is a 12:00 PM dismissal!

4-7-17

  • Study for Social Studies test
  • Manhattan College Project permission slips are due tomorrow - if they are not brought in tomorrow, you will not be participating.

4-6-17

  • Reading - 30 minutes and log
  • Math - study for test on Monday - multiplication and division of decimals
  • Please bring in the signed permission slip indicating whether or not you will be participating in the Manhattan College study. 

4-5-17

  • Math - worksheet on multiplying and dividing decimals by powers of ten
  • Reading - 30 minutes and log
  • Religion - Quiz tomorrow - topic is Palm Sunday

4-4-17

  • Math - worksheet reviewing multiplication of decimals
  • Reading - 30 minutes and logVocabulary - write two sentences for each vocabulary word; one with contraction and one using the word the contractiob stands for
  • Religion - Read and answer questions in packet on Holy Thursday

3-31-17

Students received three tests back today.  Vocabulary test needs correction to be completed over the weekend.  All three tests are to be returned to school on Monday with parents' signatures.

3-30-17

  • Vocabulary - spelling test tomorrow on all 20 words
  • Math - dividing decimals by whole numbers worksheet - complete on looseleaf
  • Reading - 30 minutes and log
  • Science - finish lab questions at home and hand in tomorrow (100 pts)
  • Social Studies - finish classwork (graphic organizer on Canada's landforms)

3-29-17

  • Religion - Study for test on Lent tomorrow
  • Reading - 30 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 567-568
  • Vocabulary - sentences that show meaning (look up words - we will compare with our definitions tomorrow)
  • Science - bring in the Nutrition Facts  from a food item at home.  (Ask parents permission!)  Please write the name of the food item and your name but don't tell anyone!  It must be cardboard - no plastic or paper please.

3-22-17

  • ELA - finish reading Esperanza rising, our last chapter! Las Uvas
  • Social Studies - study for test on Mexico tomorrow

3-21-17

  • ELA - Esperanza Rising worksheet
  • Grammar - WB pages 134-135
  • Math - WB pages 523-524
  • Social Studies - study for test on Thursday - Mexico!

3-20-17

  • Social Studies - Read the rest of the packet.  Bring the packet back to school tomorrow for classwork.  TEST Thursday
  • Science - finish quick-check questions from packet - complete in notebooks.
  • ELA - Read Esperanza Rising - Los Duraznos
  • Math - finish classwork worksheet
  • Handwriting - finish classwork upper case I page 30

3-13-17

  • Math - WB pgs 511-512
  • ELA - Read chapters 10 and 11 of Esperanza rising
  • Grammar - study for test on Wednesday
  • Scholastic book orders are due Monday

3-10-17

Homework?  Just a few things.

  • Remember our class trip is Monday!
  • Get Esperanza Rising Test signed - it was due on 3-10
  • Get Spelling Test signed
  • Get Science Test signed
  • Wednesday, 3-15 is our Grammar Test on verbs

3-9-17

  • Reading - Esperanza Rising Chapter 9
  • ELA - get Esperanza Rising test signed
  • Spelling - study for spelling test
  • Math - study for quiz on addition and subtraction of decimals

3-8-17

  • Reading - Esperanza Rising Chapter 8 Las Almendas pgs 121-138 - read and be prepared to discuss and answer questions in class tomorrow
  • Grammar WB pgs 118-119
  • Spelling - abc order (if you did not do them last night) and write one sentence for each word that shos meaning
  • Math - study for test on Friday - adding and subtracting decimals
  • Science - study for test tomorrow

3-7-17

  • Math - worksheet addition and subtraction of decimals
  • Vocabulary - write words in abc order
  • ELA - Read chapter 7 of Esperanza Rising (if you have already read it, please review it for class discussion)
  • Social Studies - Read pages 222-223.  Discuss the quick check question with your family at home.  This is an opinion question, so we will not discuss it in class, rather we will be discussing what you have read.
  • Sciene - study for test on Thursday

3-6-17

  • Math - worksheet addition and subtraction of decimals
  • Grammar - WB pages 114-115
  • Vocabulary - write words 3 times each (ten words this week)
  • Reading - study for Esperanza Rising test tomorrow

3-2-17

  • Math - WB pgs 469-470
  • Vocabulary - study for spelling/vocab test tomorrow (11 words)
  • Religion - on looseleaf: prayer just telling God what is happening in your life (don't ask for anything - just begin the dialogue)
  • Science project is due Friday (tomorrow)
  • ELA - Reading - begin studying for first test on Esperanza Rising - Tuesday, March 7th
  • trip money is due
  • tomorrow is Spring picture day - students may dress up or wear uniform

3-1-17

  • Math - worksheet
  • ELA - Reading comprehension packet
  • Vocabulary - write sentences that show understanding of meaning.
  • Science project is due Friday
  • trip money is due
  • Spring Picture money is due

2-28-17

  • Math - worksheet - addition of decimals
  • Vocabulary - write words in alphabetical order - practice spelling and definitions given in class
  • Religion - finish your people and bring in tomorrow
  • Grammar - WB pgs 110-111

2-27-17

  • Math - WB pgs 461-462
  • Vocabulary/Spelling - write words three times each (there are only 11 words this week)
  • Religion - finish coloring St. Peter's
  • Grammar - WB pages 106-107
  • Trip money is due - trip is Monday, 3/13
  • Spring picture money is due - pictures are Friday, 3/3

2-16-17

  • Math - worksheet on decimal addition
  • Reading - Esperanza rising read to page 99
  • Dismissal is at 12:00

2-15-17

  • Math - WB pages 455-456
  • Reading - Esperanza Rising read pages 81 - 93
  • Grammar - pages 102-103
  • Math bee is Thursday at 9AM - Parents of participating students are invited to attend
  • Friday is a 12:00 dismissal
  • LUNCH ORDERS FOR MARCH ARE DUE TOMORROW.

2-14-17

  • Happy Valentine's Day!
  • Math - WB pages 437-438
  • Reading - Esperanza Rising read pages 70-80
  • Grammar - pages 98-99
  • Science - get test signed and return tomorrow
  • Math bee is thursday at 9AM.  Parents of participating students are invited to attend
  • Friday is a 12:00 dismissal

 

2-13-17

  • Math - WB pages 431-432
  • Reading - Esperanza Rising pages 58-65
  • Grammar - pages 94-95
  • Math Bee is this Thursday at 9:00 AM.  Parents of participating students are invited to join us.
  • Friday is a 12:00 PM Dismissal for all students.  Please make appropriate arrangements.

2-7-17

  • Math - finish page 413 to be handed in tomorrow.  Math quiz on division is Thursday.
  • Vocabulary - study words for spelling test tomorrow
  • ELA - Read pages 39-46 - be prepared for class discussions and Q&A on these pages

2-6-17

  • Math - WB pg 411-412
  • ELA - reread pages 23-26 - be prepared to discuss in class tomorrow
  • Science - WB pages 50-51 and study for your test (study questions were given in class)

2-2-17

  • Math - worksheet on division - please complete on graph paper using the boxes to help guide you.
  • ELA - Read Esperanza Rising pages 23-38
  • Science - complete pages 44 - 47 of your workbook if you have not already done so.  Please hand in your paragraph on how we use soil if you have not already done so.
  • *Get Seedfolks test signed and return tomorrow
  • **Get PROGRESS REPORT signed and return tomorrow

2-1-17

  • Math - WB pgs 405-406
  • ELA - Read Esperanza Rising pages 12-22.  Write questions on post-its.  Be prepared to discuss the chapter.
  • Vocabulary - ABC order 
  • Book orders are due Friday

1-31-17

  • NO HOMEWORK!  HAPPY STUDENT APPRECIATION DAY!
  • Book orders due Friday

1-30-17

  • Reading - Esperanza Rising: reflect on the first chapter 1924.  Read pages 4 - 12 and write down any questions you may have on your post its.  We will discuss in class.
  • Math - division worksheet
  • NO UNIFORM TOMORROW - Student Appreciation Day

 

1-26-17

  • * bring in one package of post-its by Monday
  • Math - WB 379-380
  • ELA - study for Seedfolks test (use review sheet from today's class along with character sheets)
  • Religion - Continue studying the Gloria prayer
  • NO READING LOG TONIGHT

1-25-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - division worksheet
  • Religion - write your own prayer of Petition as discussed in class.  Begin studying the Gloria prayer.  In notebooks, answer: what are the 6 Holy Days of Obligation celebrated in the United States and what does each one mean? (Ex. Christmas is the day we celebrate Jesus' birthday.)
  • Social Studies - finish graphic organzier

1-24-17

  • Reding - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 355-356
  • Religion - write your own prayer (of Thanksgiving) as discussed in class
  • Social - complete graphic organizer

1-23-17

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 343-344
  • Religion - Write your own prayer according to our discussion in class
  • Science - Finish lab write-up

1-19-17

  • Math - worksheet
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • have religion and social studies tests signed by a parent and return to school tomorrow

1-18-17

  • Math - WB pages 329-330 and worksheet
  • Religion - study for test; remember to bring in all graphic organizers on this chapter 
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log

1-17-17

  • Many students have still not covered their textbooks from the beginning of the year.  Please see that all textbooks are covered.  Thank you.
  • Read for 20 minutes and log
  • Math - workbook pages 323-324; parents please let students try these on their own
  • Social Studies - study for quiz tomorrow - we did a review in class but I strongly suggest students study this evening
  • Religion - finish classwork that is due tomorrow (graphic organizer on the four parts of the mass)
  • please bring in pencil sharpeners that contain shavings.  Many of the students' sharpeners from the beginning of the year are broken.

1-11-17

  • Science - complete lab write-up;  remember it is worth 40 points!
  • Remember social studies test is next Wednesday

1-10-17

  • Math - WB pgs 311-312, finish classwork, study for quiz tomorrow
  • Science - finish graphic organizer from class
  • Religion - finish graphic organizer on the Liturgy of the Eucharist

1-9-17

  • Grammar - WB page 78
  • Math - WB pgs 303-304 and 2 worksheets
  • Writing - get quiz signed
  • Social Studies - complete graphic organizer comparing cultures
  • study for spelling test tomorrow - 15 spelling words only

1-5-17

  • ELA - Spelling words only - put in alphabetical order
  • Math - WB pages 297-298
  • Religion - complete graphic organizer on Introductory Rites

1-4-17

  • ELA-spelling words only - write sentences that show meaning
  • Math- worksheet and WB Pgs 291-292

1-3-17

  • Grammar - WB pg 74
  • ELA - Vocabulary and spelling words write three times each in your vocabulary notebook.
  • Religion - worksheet - please complete with a parent if possible
  • Social Studies - write a paragraph describing the Olmec Civilization (on looseleaf)
  • Math - WB pgs 285-286
  • Science - get test signed

12-20-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log - all reading logs due tomorrow
  • Bring in all work due.  No overdue work will be accepted after tomorrow.
  • Prepare for Jesus' arrival!

12-19-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - Study for test tomorrow
  • Science - Study for test on Wednesday
  • Social Studies - finish classwork - graphic orgagnizer on Southwest people only

12-14-16

  • Concert is tonight!  Please be here at 6:30.  Fifth grade is the first to perform so it is important that everyone arrive on time.  We will be lining up early.
  • Please conform to dress code - holiday dress clothes.  No sneakers, jeans, t-shirts or shirts with words on it.  No santa hats, antlers or light-up necklaces.  Girls wearing leggings must wear tops that cover.  Thank you for your anticipated cooperation!

12-13-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 265-266 - do not estimate first.  Just multiply.
  • Vocabulary - study contraction cards
  • Social Studies - study for quiz tomorrow - outlines were given during review in class today.

12-12-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 259-260
  • Vocabulary - use each word in a sentence that shows meaning  *spelling test on words this Friday
  • Social Studies - finish compare/contrast for homework (par 1 - define Eastern Woodland People, Par 2 - define Great Plains people, par 3 - how are they alike, par 4 how are they different (all info comes from graphic organizer only!).  -quiz on Wednesday

12-7-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Spelling - write words 3 times in alphabetical order

12-6-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 245-246
  • ELA - study for test tomorrow.  All topics were given in class and are listed above.
  • Writing - Newsletter articles were due today. If you did not hand them in, finish tonight and hand in tomorrow.  They will be marked late.
  • Social Studies - finish Great Plains packet - main idea with supporting details for the remaining paragraphs.  Answers should come directly from the text in the packet.

12-5-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 239-240
  • ELA - begin studying for your test this Wednesday.  
  • Writing - finish your newsletter article in final form.

12-1-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - worksheet
  • Social Studies - use the Native American Picture Dictionary to create a story.  Use the paper given in class.  Use a black or brown marker or crayon.  Please be as neat as possible - we will be displaying our work!
  • Bring in cardboard paper towel tubes (inside the roll - not the paper towels!)  Thank you!

11-30-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 221-222
  • ELA/Reading - WB pages 80-81
  • Social Studies - book report is due tomorrow
  • Religion - practice prayers!
  • Bring in classroom scissors (many students do not have them)
  • parent-teacher report card conference forms were sent home.  Please fill out and return.

11-29-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - worksheet: show all work and use format given in class - test this Friday
  • Social Studies - copy book report to Facebook template given in class.  Instructions are in your notebooks.  Due Thursday
  • Religion - practice prayers for oral test on Thursday (Hail Mary, Our Father, Glory Be)
  • Get all tests signed - many were returned today!

11-28-16

  • **bring in a shoebox for a science experiment
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • ELA - Reader's WB page 77
  • Math - WB pgs 215-216
  • Social Studies - Q&A Worksheet
  • Science - WB page 27 numbers 1-5 only
  • Religion - find an Advent prayer and bring it in.  Practice your prayers (Hail Mary, Our Father, Glory Be)

11-23-16

HAVE A HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!

11-22-16

  • Read for 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 207-208
  • ELA - Rewrite book report page for biography
  • Science - finish questions from class (they were copied into your notebooks during class time)
  • All students should bring in a drink of choice (no sugary drinks or sports drinks) for a special Thanksgiving lesson/celebration tomorrow.

11-17-16

  • Read for 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 201-202
  • Vocabulary - on looseleaf, use each word in a sentence that shows understanding of the meaning
  • Science - study for test tomorrow; use review sheet, notes and textbook to study
  • Social Studies - continue studying for test on Tuesday.
  • Book orders are due tomorrow
  • Tablet subscriptions are due tomorrow
  • PLEASE GET ALL TESTS AND RUBRICS SIGNED, INCLUDING ITALIAN TEST.  ALL MUST BE RETURNED TOMORROW.  THANK YOU!

11-16-16

  • Read for 20 minutes and log
  • Science - complete review sheet to go over in class tomorrow.  Study for test on Friday
  • Social Studies - study for test next Tuesday
  • Scholastic book orders are due Friday
  • Tablet subscriptions are due Friday

11-15-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - study for test tomorrow
  • Science - study for test on Friday
  • Social Studies - begin studying for test next Tuesday
  • Tablet subscriptions are due by Friday (see notice that went home yesterday)
  • Scholastic book order are due by Friday - there will be no Scholastic book orders in December due to Christmas

11-14-16

  • Read for 20 minutes and log
  • Study for ELA test - worksheets went home to assist in studying the grammar portion of the test
  • Scholastic book orders are due by Friday
  • Tablet subscriptions are due by Friday (see notice that went home today)
  • Math test on metric conversions is Wednesday

11-9-16

Letters went home yesterday to all students who are missing work.  These letters were meant to assist you in locating work your child is missing so that they may bring it to school for credit.  I have received some missing assignments, however many are still missing.  Please check your child's folder for work that should be handed in. Thank you for your continued cooperation.

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Science - WB pages 23-24, numbers 1-13 only
  • Vocabulary - Reading and Writing workbook page 68
  • bring in ELA dictation test signed by a parent
  • wear gym uniforms tomorrow for class trip
  • students should bring snack tomorrow

11-8-16

Letters went home today to all students who are missing work.  Most of what is missing are reading logs and tests requiring signatures that have not been handed in.  Please check folders and home for all of these items.  Thank you.

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 179-180
  • ELA - Get Thunder Rose dictation test signed 

11-7-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 173-174
  • Grammar - page 17
  • Science - WB  pages 14 and 15 
  • Social Studies - Reading comprehension packet on the election.  Cite and use text-based answers.

11-3-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Vocabulary - study spelling words for spelling test
  • Math - pages 167-168

11-1-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Vocabulary - put all 27 words in alphabetical order in your vocab notebook
  • Math - worksheet numbers 3, 4, 5, 13, and 16 only - use your conversion chart in your workbook
  • Writing - on looseleaf using your outline from class, write an invitation to a birthday party.
  • **Get ELA test signed and return to school tomorro
  • bring in all tests signed
  • Social Studies - study for test tomorrow (packet and textbook) 

10-31-16

  • Spelling - write words three times each  (20 words)
  • Vocabulary - write words five times each  (7 words)
  • Religion - review Chapter 3 to prepare yourself for the test

10-27-16

  • Math - WB pages 159-160 and finish classwork pages (pages 157-158) if you did not finish them in class
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Science - 3 Statistics worksheets - you may use a calculator - and study for test on Monday.  Everyone's study packet went home.  Be prepared with any questions tomorrow.  There will be no test questions answered on the day of the test.  Please bring your packet back to school tomorrow so that we can summarize our chapter and review questions for the test.
  • Religion - study for test on Tuesday (only Chapter 3)
  • Italian Test is next Thursday

10-26-16

  • Get Progress Report signed and return to school tomorrow
  • Math - workbook page 153-154
  • ELA - Read for 20 minutes and log; study for ELA test tomorrow
  • Science - WB pages 14-15

10-25-16

reading 20 minutes and log

10-24-16

  • Math - study for test tomorrow - topics are listed above. 
  • Reading - read 20 minutes and log;  Reading Street 5.1 page 74 - answer questions 1-4 in your notebooks.
  • Vocabulary - study words with definitions and spelling (there are only 9 words)  They will be included on ELA test this Thursday

10-19-16

  • Math - WB pages 137-138
  • Reading - read 20 minutes and log
  • Vocabulary - write definitions and alphabetize words
  • Grammar - WB pages 8 and 9
  • Please bring in trip money

10-18-16

  • ***Many students have textbooks that are not covered.  Every textbook that is not covered is going home today.  Please cover them with book socks.  This was supposed to be done the first week of school. Thank you for your support.
  • Math - finish worksheet from class and complete WB pages 131 and 132
  • Vocabulary - write each word 5 times in your vocabulary notebook
  • Reading - read for 20 minutes and log (Reading logs are due every Monday - please make sure you are handing them in!)
  • Religion - write a poem about one of God's signs of love (we talked about this in class today.)  Please complete on looseleaf to be handed in. 

10-17-16

math PG 125-126

vocabulary - spelling test tomorrow 

reading - 20 minutes and log

10-14-16 - FRIDAY

Get all textbooks covered.  They should have been covered the first week of school, and they are brand new textbooks that are already getting ruined.  Please cover textbooks or send in book socks so we can cover them in school.  Thank you.

10-12-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - worksheet on rounding decimals to the nearest tenth
  • Vocabulary - sentences that show meaning
  • **Spelling test is postponed until Tuesday.
  • BOOK ORDER ARE DUE TOMORROW

10-11-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - worksheet on rounding decimals
  • Vocabulary - alphabetize spelling words
  • Social Studies - Map of Midwestern Region and complete classwork in geography packet
  • BOOK ORDERS ARE DUE FRIDAY

10-10-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - pages 113-114
  • Vocabulary - write spelling words three times each
  • Science - Lab corrections (if necessary)
  • BOOK ORDERS ARE DUE FRIDAY

10-6-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Vocabulary - study for test
  • Math - WB pg 107-108
  • Science - WB pg 8 numbers 1-4, please cover workbook
  • Social Studies - Complete graphic organizer using text

10-5-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Vocabulary - write words in sentences that show you know meaning
  • Science - finish two questions on lab - to be handed in tomorrow
  • ELA/Grammar - study for test on nouns

10-4-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 99-100
  • Vocabulary - write words in alphabetical order.
  • ELA - Write directions for brushing your teeth.  Include introduction explaining what and why you are doing this task.  Remember to use transitional words.
  • Religion - Study for quiz on chapter 1
  • Social Studies - Study for map quiz on southeastern region of the United States.

10-3-16

  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 93-94
  • Vocabulary - write words 3 times each in vocab notebooks
  • ELA - WB page 42
  • Science - study for test

 

9-27-16

  • Vocabulary - alphabetize words.  Parents please check books - some students have words spelled incorrectly in homework.
  • Math - review expanded form worksheet
  • Reading - workbook page 42 - please read directions carefully.  Complete questions 1 - 10
  • Grammar - Test on nouns is this Thursday.  Please study topics from grammar book:  common and proper nouns, singular and plural nouns, irregular plural nouns, possessive nouns

9-26-16

PARENTS PLEASE SIGN ALL HOMEWORK AND HOMEWORK BOOKS

  • Vocabulary - write each word 3 times.  There 20 words this week.
  • Get vocabulary test signed and return tomorrow
  • Grammar - irregular plural nouns worksheet
  • Math - Workbook pages 61 and 62; finish any classwork that was not completed in class on pages 59 and 60.
  • Social Studies - study for map test tomorrow - Northeastern Region

9-22-16

  • Vocabuary - study for test tomorrow
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Social Studies - fill out map, study for map quiz on Tuesday (Northeastern Region)
  • Math - workbook pages 49 and 50, and finish all classwork on 47 and 48
  • Religion - finish triptych and hand in tomorrow.  This was due yesterday.

9-21-16

  • Vocabulary - write each word in a sentence that shows you understand the meaning of the world.
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - worksheet
  • Social Studies - study map of the Northeast Region of the United States.

9-20-16

  • Vocabulary - write each word with its definition.  Definitions can be found in the science notebooks.
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Math - WB pages 43-44 - get math test signed and return to school tomorrow
  • Please return vocab test signed by a parent. They were due back on Monday.
  • Clean out folders.  Remove graded work that has been returned with check marks. 

9-19-16

  • Vocabulary - write each word five times
  • Reading - 20 minutes and log
  • Grammar - plural nouns worksheet
  • Math - Worksheet for review **STUDY FOR TEST TOMORROW (topics are listed above in the Math section)
  • Please return vocab test signed by a parent.  (They were handed back on Friday)

9-15-16

  • Scholastic book orders are due this Friday.
  • Vocabulary - study for quiz tomorrow
  • Reading - read for 20 minutes and log your reading.
  • Math - WB pages 35 to 36 and two worksheets  *quiz Tuesday on place value
  • band sheets are due Tuesday

 

9-14-16

  •  Scholastic book orders are due this Friday.  Please send in order with check only.
  • Vocabulary - write each word in a sentence that shows you understand the meaning of the word according to its definition.
  • Read for 20 minutes and log your reading.
  • Math two worksheets and pages 39 and 30 in your workbook

 

9-13-16

Scholastic book orders have gone home today.  They are due this Friday.  Please send in order with check only - no cash please.  Our class code is NDXLF if you care to order online.  Thank you!

Please cover new reading workbook.

  • Vocabulary - write words with their definitions.  (all vocab work is to be completed in their vocab notebooks) **Remember there is a quiz on Friday!
  • Reading - Read for 20 minutes.  Please fill out reading log.
  •  Math - worksheet and workbook pages 23 and 24

9-12-16

  • Vocabulary - write words five times eachMath workbook pages 17 and 18
    • period, decimal, decimal point, equivalent decimals, expanded form, standard form, place, place value, place value chart (can be found in the math workbook)
  • Read for 20 minutes and put in your reading log - don't forget to write a summary about what you have read
  •  9-9-16
  • Please sign all paperwork and hand in by Monday.
  • Have a wonderful weekend!

9-8-16

  • Please cover all workbooks with contact paper.
  • Cover all textbooks with book socks.
  • Fill out emergency cards and all other forms and return to school tomorrow.
  • Please send in all supplies - some students have not brought in paper towels, copy paper, wipes or tissues.
  • Attend Back-to-School night tonight!

 9-7-16

  • Please cover all workbooks with contact paper.
  • Cover all textbooks with book socks.
  • Fill out emergency cards and other forms and return tomorrow.