October 16 - Classroom News

Wednesday, 10/17 - Trumpets and Trombones have band

Thursday, 10/18 - Homophone Test on words 6 - 10 AND

Clarinets and Saxophones have band

Monday, 10/22 - Percussion and Flutes have band

  

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read A/R - write one summary. 

Vocabulary Homework: Study Homophones on Quizlet.  Words 6 - 10.

Spelling Homework:  None.  Next test is on Friday, 10/26.

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 3 test.

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese.

October 15 - Classroom News

Tuesday, 10/16 - NCEA World Food Tag Day - costs a minimum of $1.00

 

Wednesday, 10/17 - Trumpets and Trombones have band

Thursday, 10/18 - Clarinets and Saxophones have band

Monday, 10/22 - Percussion and Flutes have band

  

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read A/R - write one summary. 

Vocabulary Homework: None.

Spelling Homework:  None.  Next test is on Friday, 10/26.

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:

TB page 65 do #s 12 - 30.     

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

BAND:  Read page 20 and highlight "Sacramentals are words, actions, and objects blessed by the Church that bring us closer to God." Then write a sentence stating something you learned from each paragraph.  There should be 4 sentences.  Also, answer the question above the pictures of the priest, church, Bible, palm, and rosary and explain how that sacramental has helped you as a Christian. 

Also, read the first two paragraphs on page 21.  Highlight, the first sentence of the second paragraph:  "The priest or deacon claims the infants for Christ by tracing the Sign of the Cross on their foreheads."

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like

October 12 - Classroom News

Saturday, 10/13 - Fall Festival

Monday, 10/15 - Flutes have band (no percussion on Monday)

Tuesday, 10/16 - NCEA World Food Tag Day - costs a minimum of $1.00

Wednesday, 10/17 - Trumpets and Trombones have band

Thursday, 10/18 - Clarinets and Saxophones have band

  

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read A/R - write one summary.  Also, look over / review the 5 elements of plot.

Vocabulary Homework: Please study the first five homophones we discussed on Friday.  

Spelling Homework:  None.  Next test is on Friday, 10/26.

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:

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese each day.  :)

October 11 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Friday, 10/12 - Long Vowel Digraphs Spelling Test

 

Saturday, 10/13 - Fall Festival

Monday, 10/15 - Flutes have band (no percussion on Monday)

Tuesday, 10/16 - NCEA World Food Tag Day - costs a minimum of $1.00

Wednesday, 10/17 - Trumpets and Trombones have band

Thursday, 10/18 - Clarinets and Saxophones have band

  

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading:  Read Plot worksheet and answer questions.  Remember, you do not have to do the writing assignment (last page).  ALSO, finish character worksheet if you did not finish in class.  NO SUMMARY NEEDS TO BE WRITTEN TONIGHT.    

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Long Vowel Digraphs Test on tomorrow, 10/12.  Words are on 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:

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese each day.  :)

October 10 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Thursday, 10/11- Unit 1 Test - The Sentence

AND Picture Day - NO SHORTS

Friday, 10/12 - Long Vowel Digraphs Spelling Test

Saturday, 10/13 - Fall Festival

 

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Continue to read A/R - Please write a summary.   

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Long Vowel Digraphs Test on Friday, 10/12.  Words are on 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:

Unit 1 Test tomorrow.   

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese each day.  :)

 

October 9 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Thursday, 10/11- Unit 1 Test - The Sentence

AND Picture Day - NO SHORTS

Friday, 10/12 - Long Vowel Digraphs Spelling Test

Saturday, 10/13 - Fall Festival

 

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Continue to read A/R - No summary needs to be written.   

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Long Vowel Digraphs Test on Friday, 10/12.  Words are on 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:

Page 51 - Sections 1, 2, and 3.  Students numbered their composition books up to 19 and were shown how to answer each section. 

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese each day.  :)

 

October 4 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

A BIG THANK YOU to all the families who donated to our basket!!

No School for Students:  Friday, 10/5 and Monday, 10/8

Tuesday, 10/9 - "Little Way" paragraph due AND Go Pink Tag Day

bring in $1.00 if you did not buy this year's shirt - free if you bought the 2018 shirt 

Week of 10/9-12 - Unit 1 Test - The Sentence

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Continue to read your A/R book.  Write at least two summaries.   

Vocabulary Homework: none.

Spelling Homework:  Long Vowel Digraphs Test on Friday, 10/12.  Words are on 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:

The "Little Way" paragraph is due on Tuesday, 10/9.  Please type it in Google Docs.  The font should be Arial and size 12.  Spacing should be double spaced.  Go to Format; Line Spacing; and choose Double before you begin.  Don't forget your Heading:  Name, Date, and Assignment (Little Way Paragraph).  You will need to have a topic sentence, 3 star ideas, supporting sentences for each star idea, and a concluding sentence. When you are finished, you may print it and bring it in or share it with me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click on St. Therese for more info on how to be like her. 

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

Upcoming - Unit 1 test on The Sentence will be sometime late next week.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese each day.  :)

 

October 3 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Items for our "Eagles" basket for Fall Festival are due tomorrow.

A BIG THANK YOU to all the families who donated to our basket!!

Thursday, 10/4 - Plan for paragraph due

Tuesday, 10/9 - "Little Way" paragraph due

No School for Students:  Friday, 10/5 and Monday, 10/8

Week of 10/9-12 - Unit 1 Test - The Sentence

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Continue to read your A/R book.  Composition books were returned, so please write a summary.  FOR 5A - In red pen or colored pencil, please make corrections to Red Kayak summary graphic organizer.  This should not take long. 

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:

Plan for "Little Way" paragraph is due on Thursday, 10/4.  Students were shown what they need to do.   You can click on graphic organizer to see how the plan should be done. 

Since my website did not update until 8:30 p.m. last night, The "Little Way" paragraph is now due on Tuesday, 10/9.  Please type it in Google Docs.  The font should be Arial and size 12.  Spacing should be double spaced.  Go to Format; Line Spacing; and choose Double before you begin.  Don't forget your Heading:  Name, Date, and Assignment (Little Way Paragraph).  You will need to have a topic sentence, 3 star ideas, supporting sentences for each star idea, and a concluding sentence. When you are finished, you may print it and bring it in or share it with me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click on St. Therese for more info on how to be like her. 

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

Upcoming - Unit 1 test on The Sentence will be sometime next week.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese each day.  :)

 

October 2 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Items for our "Eagles" basket for Fall Festival are being collected up until 10/4

Thursday, 10/4 - Plan for paragraph due

Tuesday, 10/9 - "Little Way" paragraph due

No School for Students:  Friday, 10/5 and Monday, 10/8

Week of 10/9-12 - Unit 1 Test - The Sentence

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Continue to read your A/R book.  NO summary.  I still have your composition books. 

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:

Plan for "Little Way" paragraph is due on Thursday, 10/4.  Students were shown what they need to do.   You can click on graphic organizer to see how the plan should be done. 

Since my website did not update until 8:30 p.m. last night, The "Little Way" paragraph is now due on Tuesday, 10/9.  Please type it in Google Docs.  The font should be Arial and size 12.  Spacing should be double spaced.  Go to Format; Line Spacing; and choose Double before you begin.  Don't forget your Heading:  Name, Date, and Assignment (Little Way Paragraph).  You will need to have a topic sentence, 3 star ideas, supporting sentences for each star idea, and a concluding sentence. When you are finished, you may print it and bring it in or share it with me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click on St. Therese for more info on how to be like her. 

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

Upcoming - Unit 1 test on The Sentence will be sometime next week.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

St. Therese calendar - For the month of October strive to be a little like St. Therese each day.  :)

 

October 1 - Classroom News

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Items for our "Eagles" basket for Fall Festival are being collected up until 10/4

Tuesday, 10/2 - Chapter 2 Religion Test

Thursday, 10/4 - "Little Way" paragraph due

No School for Students:  Friday, 10/5 and Monday, 10/8

Week of 10/9-12 - Unit 1 Test - The Sentence

 

 Image result for book clipartREADING HOMEWORK:

Reading: Read Red Kayak in your reading text book.  You are just reading the story.  There are no questions to answer or summary to write.

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:

The "Little Way" paragraph is due on Thursday, 10/4.  Please type it in Google Docs.  The font should be Arial and size 12.  Spacing should be double spaced.  Go to Format; Line Spacing; and choose Double before you begin.  Don't forget your Heading:  Name, Date, and Assignment (Little Way Paragraph).  You will need to have a topic sentence, 3 star ideas, supporting sentences for each star idea, and a concluding sentence. When you are finished, you may print it and bring it in or share it with me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click on St. Therese for more info on how to be like her. 

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

Upcoming - Unit 1 test on The Sentence will be sometime next week.

5A RELIGION HOMEWORK:

Today, we studied and reviewed chapter 2 in preparation of tomorrow's test.  Students have been aware of what they were going to need to know for almost a week AND were given the study guide from Christ Our Life website today.  Review material tonight - test tomorrow.