February 8 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS  

Tuesday, 2/12 - Religion Chapter 9 Test

Wednesday, 2/13 - 5th Grade Band Concert @ 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, 2/14 - Red and Pink Tag Day - $1.00 or use the pass I gave you

Friday, 2/15 - Field Trip and Spelling Test

 

Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Please continue to read your A/R book.  If you are towards the end of the book, try to finish it so you can take a test this week.  

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  Spelling Test on Words with Schwa on Friday, 2/15.  Words are on Spelling City and Quizlet.  

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

Chapter 9 Test on Tuesday.

February 7 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

New date for our field trip - Friday, February 15 

Wednesday, 2/13 - 5th Grade Band Concert @ 2:00 p.m.

 

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Reading:  5B - Please read Day 10 and answer questions on a separate sheet of paper.  If you type it, please print it at home so you can bring it tomorrow.  Please do not share it with me.

Students were given a progress report for their A/R status.  Many students are not where they should be.  Please continue to read your A/R book.  If you are towards the end of the book, try to finish it so you can take a test on this week.  

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  Students received a new list of spelling words.  Next test will be on Friday, 2/15.  Words are on Spelling City and Quizlet.  

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

None.

 

February 5 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

New date for our field trip - Friday, February 15 

Wednesday, 2/6 - ALL BAND

Wednesday, 2/13 - 5th Grade Band Concert @ 2:00 p.m.

 

Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  5B - Please finish reading Day 8 and answer questions #1-3.

5A - Please finish reading Day 9 and answer questions # 1 - 5.    

Students were given a progress report for their A/R status.  Many students are not where they should be.  Please continue to read your A/R book.  If you are towards the end of the book, try to finish it so you can take a test on this week.  

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  Students received a new list of spelling words.  Next test will be on Friday, 2/15.  Words are on Spelling City and Quizlet.  

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Finish WB page 59 if you did not finish in class. 

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

None.

 

February 4 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

The Thursday Communicator and Test Folder were sent home today. 

Wednesday, 2/6 - ALL BAND

Wednesday, 2/13 - 5th Grade Band Concert @ 2:00 p.m.

 

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Reading:  5B - Please answer question #1 of Day 7 in your composition book.  I sent you Day 7 and accidentally sent you Day 8. 

5A - Please answer question #1 of Day 7 and questions #1-3 of Day 8 in your composition book.  I sent you Day 7 and Day 8. 

Please continue to read your A/R book.  If you are towards the end of the book, try to finish it so you can take a test on this week.  

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  Students received a new list of spelling words.  Next test will be on Friday, 2/15.  Words are on Spelling City and Quizlet.  

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

 None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

Band:  We began reading the first two pages of Chapter 9.  Read pages 71 - 72. Please highlight the Title, Jesus Is the Perfect Gift.  Highlight, "At the Last Supper....as the perfect gift.

Highlight, "Jesus wants us to...the Eucharist.  In the black space above the words you highlighted, "the Eucharist." write - The Eucharist is our greatest prayer.

Highlight, "The night before he died...'Drink from it, all of you, for this is my blood.' Then he told them, 'Do this in memory of me.'"

Highlight, "Whenever we celebrate...to the Father."

February 1 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

I forgot to send home the Thursday Communicator.  Monday Thursday Communicator and Test Folder will go home.  

Monday and Wednesday, 2/4 & 2/6 - ALL BAND

Wednesday, 2/13 - 5th Grade Band Concert @ 2:00 p.m.

 

Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Please continue to read your A/R book.  If you are towards the end of the book, try to finish it so you can take a test on Monday.  

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  Students received a new list of spelling words.  Next test will be on Friday, 2/15.  Words are on Spelling City and Quizlet.  

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

 

None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

None. 

January 30 - Classroom News

 

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Thursday, 1/31 - Field Trip, "Souper" Bowl Canned Good Food Drive, Volleyball Game @ 1:30 p.m.

Friday, 2/1 - Talent Show 1:30 p.m. 

 

Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Please continue to read your A/R book.    

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

 

None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

Band - No Make Up Work.

January 29 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Thursday, 1/31 - Field Trip, "Souper" Bowl Canned Good Food Drive, Volleyball Game @ 1:30 p.m.

Friday, 2/1 - Talent Show 1:30 p.m. 

 

Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Finish the Day 6 questions, if you did not finish in class.    

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Create and organize the Irregular Verb chart into the ABB, ABA, and ABC patterns.  Below are the irregular verbs:

VERB     PAST TENSE      PAST WITH HELPING VERB

bring     brought             (has, have, had) brought

come     came                (has, have, had) come

go         went                 (has, have, had) gone

make     made                (has, have, had) made

run        ran                   (has, have, had) run

say        said                  (has, have, had) said

take      took                  (has, have, had) taken

think     thought             (has, have, had) thought

write     wrote                (has, have, had) written

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

None. 

January 28 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Tuesday, 1/29 - Patriotic Rosary @ 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, 1/31 - Field Trip, "Souper" Bowl Canned Good Food Drive, Volleyball Game @ 1:30 p.m.

Friday, 2/1 - Talent Show 1:30 p.m. 

 

Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read you A/R book.  If you did not finish your A/R book over the weekend, work on trying to finish it by the end of the week.  

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None. 

 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

None. 

 

January 24 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Friday, 1/25 - Spelling Test AND Pajama Day 

Guidelines for Pajama Day - See Below:

  • The children are permitted to come to school in their pajamas.  They may wear their sneakers with their pajamas.
  • They may wear sweat pants and sweat shirt with their sneakers if they do not want to wear pajamas.
  • They may wear their school uniform.
  • Regular tag day clothing is not an option, i.e. jeans, etc

 

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Reading:  Read and write a short summary (3 sentences - minimum).

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  Spelling test tomorrow.  Words are on Spelling City and Quizlet.

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None. 

 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

 

Finish worksheet about chapter 8 if you did not finish in class.  Chapter 8 test will be on Monday, 1/28.

January 23 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Thursday, 1/24 - "A Dog's Way Home" permission slip due

Friday, 1/25 - Spelling Test

 

Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read and write a short summary (3 sentences - minimum).

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  Next spelling test is Friday, 1/25.  Words are on Spelling City and Quizlet.

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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

Image result for houghton mifflin 5th grade english textbookENGLISH HOMEWORK:

Finish TB page 115 #s 6 - 22. 

 5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

Band:  Read pages 65 - 66.  Under Gospel Reading, highlight "The Gospel tells Jesus'....is Good News." AND "A reading from the holy Gospel according....in our hearts."  AND "The Gospel of the Lord....you, Lord Jesus Christ."

Under Homily, highlight "We try to help...you to live it."

Under Profession of Faith write "What we believe" right beside the title.  Then, highlight "On Sundays and....in one God..."

Under Prayer of the Faithful highlight, ",we now respond....needs of all the people."