February 24-28, 2020

A Note from Mrs. Grant

This week is an important week for our school. First, on Wednesday, we will begin the season of Lent by celebrating Ash Wednesday during Mass. Please feel free to attend Mass with us at 8:30am to receive your ashes during this important liturgical season. Second, third quarter Progress Reports will go home in the Tuesday folder. Please review the strengths and improvements with your child and return it signed back to school. Thank you so much for your support.

Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. This week our Snack Shack managers are Zion and Gus. Snacks and the receipts must be brought in on Tuesday. Receipts for reimbursement can be brought to Mrs. Davis in the office with a note detailing it is for Snack Shack. Thank you for your support!

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 Jan-Feb 2020

Honor Guard Schedule March-April 2020

This Week in Class

5th Grade

Math: We will discuss how to organize data in frequency tables and line plots, how to multiply by two digit numbers, and how to solve for the perimeter of a two dimensional shape, including a circle. Please remember to use the study guide given to the students in class to review and their textbook. Students can also 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 continue discussing the digestive system and then the nervous system. The test on the human body systems will be given on Tuesday, March 3rd.

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss creating fractions with common denominators, adding and subtracting fractions and mixed numbers with unlike denominators, and probability. There will be a quiz on Friday, February 28th.

Science: We will continue discussing the composition and layers of Earth’s Atmosphere and how pressure and temperature change throughout the layers. There will be a quiz on Wednesday, February 26th.

Social Studies: We will be review all we have learned about ancient Greece. The test will be given on Tuesday, February 25th. Then, we will begin discussing the geography and daily life of Ancient Rome.

Religion: We will discuss how Joshua led the Israelites into the Promised Land of Canaan. The chapter 15 quiz will be given on Thursday, February 27th.

Spelling and Vocabulary: There will be no Spelling and Vocabulary words until they finish their vocabulary study with Miss Boron.

Reminders & Important Dates

February 22, 2020       St. Peter’s Auction at the State Museum at 6:30pm

February 26, 2020     Ash Wednesday Mass

March 16, 2020       2pm dismissal

March 21, 2020    St. Patrick’s Day parade in 5 points

March 30, 2020     5th and 6th grade field trip to Cardinal Newman

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiBzCpg6vu8

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=musculoskeletal+system+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=7DB380009A683F29E6A07DB380009A683F29E6A0&&FORM=VRDGAR&ru=%2Fvideos%2Fsearch%3Fq%3Dmusculoskeletal%2520system%2520for%2520kids%26qs%3DWebSearch%26form%3DQBVR%26sp%3D1%26pq%3Dmusculoskeleton%2520system%2520for%2520kids%26sc%3D4-31%26cvid%3D74A4A2AECAC945F1B42F0FA28610A33E

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=respiratory+system+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=B92CE2A4E519141F2746B92CE2A4E519141F2746&&FORM=VRDGAR&ru=%2Fvideos%2Fsearch%3Fq%3Drespiratory%2520system%2520for%2520kids%26qs%3Dn%26form%3DQBVR%26sp%3D-1%26pq%3Drespiratory%2520system%2520for%2520kid%26sc%3D8-26%26sk%3D%26cvid%3DA533428A21D94A0BA3E1C4BE1242FD31

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9ONXd_-anM

Sixth Grade:

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=greek+government+in+five+minute&view=detail&mid=8948653D6A9ED5B6446C8948653D6A9ED5B6446C&FORM=VIRE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jMlnn7hKBn0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrGuomu9NGY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GjbfS8RDoYo

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