December 10-14, 2018

A Note from Miss Geene

As this is the second week of Advent, we will continue to focus on strengthening our relationship with God. We also have a 2pm dismissal on Monday, December 10th.

There will be no Snack Shack this Friday, December 14th.

Below is a list of the students who are on Honor Guard this week. If your student is participating, they must stay until the end. Please do not pick them up during car line unless I have been given a note. Thank you for your support!

Honor Guard Schedule

This Week in Class

Fifth Grade:

Math: We will be discussing how to multiply and divide fractions by whole numbers, fractions, and mixed numbers and how to simplify fractions. Students can use the review games and math videos below to practice math skills by playing fun math games and watching short lessons on math skills.

Math Practice Games

Science: We will begin discussing the different systems of the human body. We will begin with the digestive system. Students can use the videos below to help them study.

Social Studies: We will continue talking about the Industrial Revolution and its impact on the United States. The students will take a quiz on the Industrial Revolution on Thursday, December 13th.

Sixth Grade:

Math: We will be discussing how to multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers. We will look at solving them in algebraic expressions. Students can use the review games and math videos below to practice math skills by playing fun math games and watching short lessons on math skills.

Math Practice Games

Science: We will be discussing volcanoes and earthquakes. The students will take the Plate Tectonics test on Wednesday, December 19th. Students can use the videos below to help them study.

Social Studies: We will be discussing the culture of Mesopotamia and the invaders of Mesopotamia. The Mesopotamia test will be given on Friday, December 14th.

6th Grade Spelling and Vocabulary:  The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, December 14th. The words are listed in the document below.

vocabulary8

Reminders & Important Dates

December 10th       2pm dismissal

December 12th         School Mass (Mass Uniform)

December 17th         1:30pm Strength and Movement Presentation in Neglia Hall

December 18th         Christmas Music Program in the Church at 7pm. Students must report to Neglia Hall by 6:30pm

December 20th       11:30am dismissal

December 21-January 2     Christmas Break

January 3rd             School resumes

Please share the videos below with your student.

Sixth Grade:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAHY6965o08

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NfVNnk8FHcU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RA2-Vc4PIOY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WgktM2luLok