A Note from Miss Geene
I hope everyone who came enjoyed the Living Rosary last Friday, October 13th. What a beautiful celebration for Our Lady of the Rosary! Thank you for all who attended. The students loved sharing their faith with you.
Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. This week our Snack Shack managers are Josh Graham and Owen Stikeleather. Snacks and the receipts must be brought in on Monday, October 16th. Thank you for supporting the sixth grade in their business endeavor.
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!
This Week in Class
4th Grade Math: We will begin discussing multiplication of two to four digit numbers by two digit number. 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.
5th Grade Math: We will be discussing multiplication and division of whole numbers and decimals. The test will be given on Wednesday, October 18th. Then, we will begin fractions. Students can use the review games and math videos above to practice math skills by playing fun math games and watching short lessons on math skills.
6th Grade Reading: This week we will begin reading our second novel, The Shakespeare Stealer. We will discuss the Globe Theater, William Shakespeare, and what was going on in England during Shakespeare’s time. The students will discuss the precise language and figurative language the author uses to determine author purpose and comprehend the plot.
The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, October 20th. The words are listed in the document below.
6th Grade Religion: We will be discussing the story of Jacob and how he learned to trust God through difficult circumstances. We can cooperate with God by asking for his help and trusting in Divine Providence.
6th Grade Science: We will continue discussing plate tectonics. We will discuss volcanoes and earthquakes. The Plate Tectonics Test will be given on Tuesday, October 24th. Students can use the videos attached below to help them study.
6th Math: We will continue discussing the characteristics of fractions, prime numbers, and prime factorization. Then, we will begin discussing addition and subtraction of fractions and mixed numbers.
Reminders & Important Dates
October 18, 2017 School Mass (Dress Uniforms)
October 19, 2017 5th and 6th grade Field Trip
October 23, 2017 2pm dismissal
October 26, 2017 PTO Halloween Party in Neglia Hall from 5:30-7pm
October 27, 2017 Inservice day/No School for students
Please share the videos below with your student.