Nov. 10 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

I forgot to send home the test folder today.  But, today students received their graded descriptive writing piece to bring home.

Monday, 11/13 - Chick-fil-A Night at the Camden Location from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email. Remember, type #8 and your name in the title of the document. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/12. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  none. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

See under religion - 5A.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

Chapter 2 Test may begin later next week.  Please review the 4 lessons this weekend. 

 

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None.

  Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

The rough draft of the essay is due on Monday, 11/13.  You can share it with me when you are finished. 

Yesterday we discussed the job of the concluding paragraph.  Remember - restate your thesis using different words; summarize the important points regarding your saint; finally write your Super So What final sentence (What is the one idea you want the reader to take away from what you wrote about your saint?) 

Finish your introductory paragraph.  Remember - decide on the type of hook you want to use, provide sentences to bridge your hook and thesis statement, then write your thesis statement.  The thesis statement is the main idea of the essay (What is it you are going to be writing about in your essay?)

 

 

Nov. 9 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Thursday Communicator went home today and Test Folders will go home tomorrow.

Friday, 11/10 - Contractions Spelling Test and

$1.00 Red, White, and Blue Tag Day to support Delaware Wounded Warriors

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email. Remember, type #8 and your name in the title of the document. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/12. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Contractions spelling test on Friday, 11/10.  Words are on Quizlet and Spelling City. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

See under religion - 5A.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

Read TB pages 94 - 97.  Answer questions #s 1 - 5 on page 97 in composition book.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None.

  Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

The rough draft of the essay is due on Monday, 11/13. 

Today we discussed the job of the concluding paragraph.  Remember - restate your thesis using different words; summarize the important points regarding your saint; finally write your Super So What final sentence (What is the one idea you want the reader to take away from what you wrote about your saint?) 

Finish your introductory paragraph.  Remember - decide on the type of hook you want to use, provide sentences to bridge your hook and thesis statement, then write your thesis statement.  The thesis statement is the main idea of the essay (What is it you are going to be writing about in your essay?)

 

Nov. 7 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Wednesday, 11/8 - No School - CDOW 6th Grade Vocations Awareness Day

Friday, 11/10 - $1.00 Red, White, and Blue Tag Day to support Delaware Wounded Warriors

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email. Remember, type #8 and your name in the title of the document. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/12. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Contractions spelling test on Friday, 11/10.  Words are on Quizlet and Spelling City. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

See under religion - 5A.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

None.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Nouns - Unit 2 Test on Thursday, 11/9.  I will send you the study guide in your email. Also, we did not go over the answers to the proofreading.  Here they are:

Three incorrect plural nouns:  ostriches, shelves, ponies

Two incorrect proper nouns:  Street, Roween

Three incorrect possessive nouns:  Liz's, children's, Roy's

  Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

Share your introductory paragraph with me.  The rough draft of the essay is due on Monday, 11/13. 

Finish your introductory paragraph.  Remember - decide on the type of hook you want to use, provide sentences to bridge your hook and thesis statement, then write your thesis statement.  The thesis statement is the main idea of the essay (What is it you are going to be writing about in your essay?)

Nov. 6 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Wednesday, 11/8 - No School - CDOW 6th Grade Vocations Awareness Day

Friday, 11/10 - $1.00 Red, White, and Blue Tag Day to support Delaware Wounded Warriors

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email.  Remember, type #8 and your name in the title of the document. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/12. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Contractions spelling test on Friday, 11/10.  Words are on Quizlet and Spelling City. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

See under religion - 5A.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

 In your composition book, finish answering questions on page 91 #s 1 - 5.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Finish Unit 2 - Nouns review on TB page 82-83 #s 1- 77 odds and 78 - 85 all. 

  Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

Finish your introductory paragraph.  Remember - decide on the type of hook you want to use, provide sentences to bridge your hook and thesis statement, then write your thesis statement.  The thesis statement is the main idea of the essay (What is it you are going to be writing about in your essay?)

 

Nov. 3 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Wednesday, 11/8 - No School - CDOW 6th Grade Vocations Awareness Day

Friday, 11/10 - $1.00 Red, White, and Blue Tag Day to support Delaware Wounded Warriors

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email.  Remember, when you open in from your email, you have to open it as a Google Doc, so it is in YOUR Google Doc Account. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 4 summary entries on 4 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/5. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  none. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

If you did not finish gathering your Saint information for the graphic organizer, please complete it this weekend.  

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

 None.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None.

 

 

Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

Nov. 2 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Friday, 11/3 - If you purchased a green 65th Anniversary T-shirt, please wear it.  If not, wear your uniform.

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email.  Remember, when you open in from your email, you have to open it as a Google Doc, so it is in YOUR Google Doc Account. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 4 summary entries on 4 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/5. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  none. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

None.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

 None.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Please do page 78 #s 2 - 4 in the composition book.  You are combining sentences using possessive nouns.  We did #1 in class:  Your kit's videotape explains the rules. 

Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

Nov. 1 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Friday, 11/3 - If you purchased a green 65th Anniversary T-shirt, please wear it.  If not, wear your uniform.

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email.  Remember, when you open in from your email, you have to open it as a Google Doc, so it is in YOUR Google Doc Account. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 4 summary entries on 4 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/5. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  none. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

None.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

 None.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Please finish the four workbook pages (29-32)

Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

 

Oct. 31 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Wednesday, 11/1 - All Saints' Mass @ 9:30 a.m. in Church

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email.  Remember, when you open in from your email, you have to open it as a Google Doc, so it is in YOUR Google Doc Account. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 4 summary entries on 4 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/5. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  none. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

None.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

 None.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None.

Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

Oct. 30 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Tuesday, 10/31 - Wear Halloween Shirt or Colors (black/orange/purple)

Wednesday, 11/1 - All Saints' Mass @ 9:30 a.m. in Church

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email.  Remember, when you open in from your email, you have to open it as a Google Doc, so it is in YOUR Google Doc Account. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 4 summary entries on 4 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 11/5. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  none. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

Please finish you Sales Ad for the selling of the Haunted House and share it with me.  Remember, this is descriptive writing.  Appeal to the readers' senses.  Make the reader visualize and feel what you are trying to sell.  You are not required to fill out either side of the graphic organizer.  That was provided as a guideline, for those that might need it. 

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

 If you did not finish the questions on page 85 in class, please finish for homework.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Finish numbers 7-22 on page 77 - Plural Possessive Nouns.  I offered students the opportunity to finish this in homeroom tomorrow. 

Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

 

Oct. 26 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Friday, 10/27 - Spelling Test

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Finish Bunnicula  Worksheets for chapters 8 & 9.  Be ready to take the A/R test tomorrow. 

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Email.  Remember, when you open in from your email, you have to open it as a Google Doc, so it is in YOUR Google Doc Account. You are responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 10/23. Reading in school can count towards your 20 minutes of reading, so please make sure you bring your A/R book with you to school EVERY day.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Adding -ed, -ing test on Friday, 10/27.  Words are on Quizlet and Spelling City. 

Please help your children practice their spelling words well before the test.  If they encounter these words each day, students will find they will not have to learn to spell all the words the night before the test.

writing WRITING HOMEWORK:

None.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK: 

 None.

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Finish numbers 7-22 on page 75 - Singular Possessive Nouns

Jesus 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

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