Sept. 29 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS

BAND SCHEDULE:

Mondays:  Percussion & Flutes

Wednesdays:  Trumpets & Trombones

Friday:  Clarinets & Saxophones

 

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Google Docs. You are still responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days (BUT due to Monday's error with the log, there will be only 4 entries). You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 10/1. 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:

Please check your answers for Lessons 1 & 2 using the worksheet I gave you.  Remember you will need to return the worksheet to me on Monday, so please do not write on it.  You are welcome to make a copy of it, if necessary. 

Test will be on Tuesday, 10/3.  It will be made up of three sections:  Vocabulary, Multiple Choice, and Written Response. 

Chapter 1 vocabulary is on your worksheet and on Quizlet.  Use your study guide answers to study for the remainder of the sections. 

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

WB page 15.  You do NOT have to rewrite the whole paragraph.  You only need to combine the underline sentences. 

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

 

Sept. 28 - Classroom News

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 UPCOMING EVENTS

BAND SCHEDULE:

Mondays:  Percussion & Flutes

Wednesdays:  Trumpets & Trombones

Friday:  Clarinets & Saxophones

 

Friday, 9/29 - Spelling Test on Long Vowel VCV

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Google Docs. You are still responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days (BUT due to Monday's error with the log, there will be only 4 entries). You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 10/1. 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:  Study for your spelling test tomorrow.  Click here for Quizlet (remember to login using your Google account) and click here for Spelling City (remember your user name and password are on the handout that should be in the reading section of your binder).

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:

Please only complete Lesson 2 questions of the study guide. 

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None. 

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

Sept. 27 - Classroom News

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 UPCOMING EVENTS

BAND SCHEDULE:

Mondays:  Percussion & Flutes

Wednesdays:  Trumpets & Trombones

Friday:  Clarinets & Saxophones

Thursday, 9/28 - First Responders Day

Friday, 9/29 - Spelling Test on Long Vowel VCV

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Google Docs. You are still responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 5 summary entries on 5 different days (BUT due to Monday's error with the log, there will be only 4 entries). You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 10/1. 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:  Study for your spelling test on Friday, 9/29.  Click here for Quizlet (remember to login using your Google account) and click here for Spelling City (remember your user name and password are on the handout that should be in the reading section of your binder).

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:

Review Chapter 1. 

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None. 

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

Sept. 26 - Classroom News

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 UPCOMING EVENTS

BAND SCHEDULE:

Mondays:  Percussion & Flutes

Wednesdays:  Trumpets & Trombones

Friday:  Clarinets & Saxophones

Thursday, 9/28 - First Responders Day

Friday, 9/29 - Spelling Test on Long Vowel VCV

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - It is in your Google Docs. You are still responsible for reading 20 minutes per day and writing at least 4 summary entries on 5 different days. You will need to share your completed reading log with me by Sunday, 10/1. 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:  Begin studying for your spelling test on Friday, 9/29.  Click here for Quizlet (remember to login using your Google account) and click here for Spelling City (remember your user name and password are on the handout that should be in the reading section of your binder).

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:

Review Chapter 1. 

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None. 

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

 

 

Sept. 25 - Classroom News

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 UPCOMING EVENTS

BAND SCHEDULE:

Mondays:  Percussion & Flutes

Wednesdays:  Trumpets & Trombones

Friday:  Clarinets & Saxophones

Friday, 9/29 - Spelling Test on Long Vowel VCV

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  New Reading Log - check your email (gmail) for the new form.  You are still 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, 10/1. 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:  Begin studying for your spelling test on Friday, 9/29.  Click here for Quizlet (remember to login using your Google account) and click here for Spelling City (remember your user name and password are on the handout that should be in the reading section of your binder).

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:

Chapter 1 Test will be either Friday or Monday.  We will begin our review work on Chapter 1 tomorrow. 

 English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

WB pages 11 & 12.  You do not need to do the Writing Application at the bottom of page 12. 

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

 

Sept. 22 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday, 9/22 - HSA Movie Night in the field - begins at dusk

Friday, 9/29 - Spelling Test on Long Vowel VCV

BAND SCHEDULE:

Mondays:  Percussion & Flutes

Wednesdays:  Trumpets & Trombones

Friday:  Clarinets & Saxophones

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read this weekend!  Maybe even finish your A/R book so you can take a test on it Monday.  :)

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Begin studying for your spelling test on Friday, 9/29.  Click here for Quizlet (remember to login using your Google account) and click here for Spelling City (remember your user name and password are on the handout that should be in the reading section of your binder).

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:

Please answer the following questions about Lesson 3 of Chapter 1:

1. What was the effect of the Mayan success in farming?

2. Name 3 areas that the Maya specialized in.

 

3. Describe two ways that the Aztecs created more land for farming.

 

4. How did the Aztecs create their empire?

 

5. What were the Incas known for?

 

English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

 

Results of yesterday's quiz were shown to students.  If they would like extra practice on areas they are having difficulty with, they may do practice on page 51 in the textbook.  I will be happy to check it on Monday.

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.  

Sept. 21 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, 9/21 - Cub Scout meeting @ 6:30 pm in cafeteria

Friday, 9/22 - "Show Your School Spirit" FREE Tag Day (wear green & white)

 AND HSA Movie Night

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read 20 minutes, write summary, and share it with me. 

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.

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.  

Sept. 20 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday, 9/22 - "Show Your School Spirit" FREE Tag Day (wear green & white)

 AND HSA Movie Night

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read 20 minutes, write a three sentence summary, and share it with me. 

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:

Please finish the questions we worked on in class.  Remember to write your answer in a complete sentence(s) using correct capitalization and punctuation.

English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Review lessons 1 - 5 for quiz tomorrow.

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.  

Sept. 19 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday, 9/20 - 8:15 am Mass

Thursday, 9/21 - English Quiz on Lessons 1-5

Friday, 9/22 - "Show Your School Spirit" FREE Tag Day (wear green & white)

 AND HSA Movie Night

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read 20 minutes, write summary, and share it with me. 

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 typing your paragraph and send it to me.

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK:

None.

English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Study Lessons 1 - 5 in Unit 1 for quiz Thursday. 

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.  

Sept. 18 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS

Tuesday, 9/19 - Chapter 1 Religion Test AND Book Fair

Wednesday, 9/20 - Lesson 1-5 English Quiz AND 8:15 am Mass

Friday, 9/22 - "Show Your School Spirit" FREE Tag Day (wear green & white)

 AND HSA Movie Night

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read 20 minutes, if you can.  You do not have to update the reading log because you will be writing 6 sentences for writing.   

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:

Write the 3 detail sentences and 3 example (expansion) sentences on the W.S

social studiesSOCIAL STUDIES HOMEWORK:

Finish WS pages 14 (vocabulary for lesson 1 only) and 15 (cause and effect only).

English 5A ENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Begin reviewing Lessons 1 - 5 in Unit 1 to prepare for quiz on Wednesday. 

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

Study chapter 1 - test tomorrow.  Click on Christ Our Life to go to study guide and chapter review.   

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