September 19 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Friday, 9/21 - FREE Green and White Tag Day

Last day for Book Fair - Friday, 9/21 @ 3:30 p.m. 

  

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Read your A/R book.  Students need to write a summary after reading at least 20 minutes. 

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:

Complete WB pages 5 and 6.  Don't forget to circle the simple subject on WB page 5..

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None.

September 18 - Classroom News

 

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Wednesday, 9/19 - Chapter 1 Religion Test

Friday, 9/21 - FREE Green and White Tag Day

Last day for Book Fair - Friday, 9/21 @ 3:30 p.m.

 

  

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Read your A/R book.  Summary composition books were returned today.  Students need to write a summary after reading at least 20 minutes. 

Vocabulary Homework: Complete back side of homograph worksheet.

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:

Finish 5 - 20 on worksheet in composition book.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

Study for Chapter 1 Test.  Test is tomorrow.  Click on "Chapter 1 Study Guide" to read over it.

September 17 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Wednesday, 9/19 - Chapter 1 Religion Test

Book Fair is open all this week.

  

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Read your A/R book.  I collected summary notebooks.  You are not required to write a summary tonight.  If you would like to, you may write it on another piece of paper and you will be able to glue it in tomorrow. 

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: 

Study for Chapter 1 Test.  Test will be on Wednesday.

 

 

 

September 14 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Monday, 9/17 - Spelling Test

 

 Thursday Special:  Music

Friday Special:  Media

Monday Special:  Art

Tuesday Special:  Gym

Wednesday Special:  Spanish

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Read your A/R book for a minimum of 20 minutes this weekend.  Of course, I would like you to have read on Friday, and to read on Saturday AND Sunday.  :)  Please write one summary in your composition book.  Even if you read multiple times, you only have to write one summary, but you are always welcome to write one for each time you read. 

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework: First Spelling test will be on Monday, 9/17.  Students are able to use Spelling City to study.  They were given their user name and password yesterday for 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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

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

None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

Begin studying for Chapter 1 Test.

 

 

 

September 13 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Friday, 9/14 - Exultation of the Holy Cross Mass

Monday, 9/17 - Spelling Test

 

 Thursday Special:  Music

Friday Special:  Media

Monday Special:  Art

Tuesday Special:  Gym

Wednesday Special:  Spanish

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Read your A/R book for a minimum of 20 minutes.  Write a summary of what you read in your composition book.  Finish Character Worksheet if you did not finish in class. 

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework: First Spelling test will be on Monday, 9/17.  Students are able to use Spelling City to study.  They were given their user name and password yesterday for 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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

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

None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None. 

 

September 12- Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Friday, 9/14 - Exultation of the Holy Cross Mass

Monday, 9/17 - Spelling Test

 

 Thursday Special:  Music

Friday Special:  Media

Monday Special:  Art

Tuesday Special:  Gym

Wednesday Special:  Spanish

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Read your A/R book for a minimum of 20 minutes.  Write a summary of what you read in your composition book.  Try using the format we used today, "Somebody Wanted But So Then", to help you write your short fiction summary.

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework: First Spelling test will be on Monday, 9/17.  Students are able to use Spelling City to study.  They were given their user name and password yesterday for 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.

writingWRITING HOMEWORK:

None. 

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

None.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None. 

 

September 10 - Classroom News

Tonight’s homework - you need to read or have read 20 minutes today.  Please write a short summary about what you read in your orange composition book.  

Spelling lists were given out today.  First spelling test will be Monday, 9/17.

 

September 6 - Classroom News

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UPCOMING EVENTS 

Friday, 9/7 - 2:00 p.m. Welcome Back Prayer Service

 

 Thursday Special:  Music

Friday Special:  Media

Monday Special:  Art

Tuesday Special:  Gym

Wednesday Special:  Spanish

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  If you have not done so already, have parents sign permission slip for the Guinea Pig Project.  Permission slip is due no later than Friday, September 7.  Begin looking for an A/R book.  If you are interested in ordering a book from the book order form, click on Scholastic and it will take you to Scholastic's website.  Book orders are due by Wednesday, 9/12.   

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.

Image result for jesus picture5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None. 

 

September 5 - Classroom News

 

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Thursday, 9/6 - First Full Day of School

Friday, 9/7 - 2:00 p.m. Welcome Back Prayer Service

 

 

Thursday Special:  Music

Friday Special:  Media

Monday Special:  Art

Tuesday Special:  Gym

Wednesday Special:  Spanish

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  If you have not done so already, have parents sign permission slip for the Guinea Pig Project.  Permission slip is due no later than Friday, September 7. 

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:

Please finish "Letter to Self" in Google Docs and share it with me.  If you are handwriting it, please finish it and bring it in tomorrow. 

EnglishENGLISH HOMEWORK:

None.

Jesus5A RELIGION HOMEWORK: 

None. 

September 4 - Classroom News

 


St. Benedict - Patron Saint of Schoolchildren
Saint Benedict - Patron Saint of Schoolchildren

Let us pray:

Father,
We thank you for the opportunity to begin this new school year,
and we ask that you bless the students, faculty, and student families that make our school a great place.
We pray that you will guide us in all ways, so that we will seek your will in everything that we do.
We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

http://www.churchyear.net/prayer/prayerforanewschoolyear.html

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Tuesday, 9/4 - First Day of School 11:50 a.m. dismissal

Please bring:  a snack, $3.75 for your planner, and your completed summer work.

Wednesday, 9/5 - 11:50 a.m. dismissal

Thursday, 9/6 - First Full Day of School

Friday, 9/7 - 2:00 p.m. Welcome Back Prayer Service

 

Thursday Special:  Music

Friday Special:  Media

Monday Special:  Art

Tuesday Special:  Gym

Wednesday Special:  Spanish

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  none.  

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.