December 2-6, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

As this is the first week of Advent, we are all focusing on strengthening our relationship with God. This will be a busy week for sixth grade. Tomorrow, December 3rd, progress reports will go home in the Tuesday folder. Please review these with your child and discuss their goals for improvement.

Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. This week our Snack Shack managers are Camilla Salas and Connor Williamson. Snacks and the receipts must be brought in on Monday. Receipts for reimbursement can be brought to Mrs. Davis in the office with a note detailing it is for Snack Shack. There will be a schedule for January going home in the Tuesday folder in December. Please look for it. 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!

This Week in Class

5th Grade

Math: We will discuss how to multiply by multiples of 10 and 100, and explain the relationship between decimals, fractions, and percents. The next test will be given on Friday, December 6th.  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 six different biomes, food webs, and invasive species. The Biome quiz will be given on Tuesday, December 3rd.  

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss how to solve for the area of a rectangle, how to solve elapsed time problems, how to write numbers in expanded form, and how to write percents as fractions. The Lessons 31-33 quiz will be given on Friday, December 6th.

Science: We will discuss the composition of Earth’s water systems, the water cycle, and the zones of the ocean. The quiz on the composition of the ocean will be given on Wednesday, December 4th.

Social Studies: We will be discussing the important emperors and achievements of ancient India. The Ancient India test will be given on Tuesday, December 3rd.

Religion: We will discuss the difficulties the Israelites faced on their journey through the desert.

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

Reminders & Important Dates

December 3, 2019     2nd quarter Progress Reports are issued in the Tuesday folder

December 9, 2019      8:30am Mass        2pm dismissal

December 12, 2019     Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass and Celebration

December 13, 2019    Field Trip to the Koger Center to see “The Grinch”

December 16, 2019     1pm Strength and Movement Presentation

December 19, 2019      7pm Music Program in the Basilica. Students must be in Neglia Hall by 6:30pm.

December 20, 2019      11:30am Early dismissal (Begin Christmas Break)

January 6, 2019            School resumes after Christmas Break

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=food+web+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=A3900BFC5F7530C03EB3A3900BFC5F7530C03EB3&&FORM=VRDGAR

Sixth Grade:

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/oceans-narrated-by-sylvia-earle/oceans-overview

November 25-29, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

Can you believe it is almost time for Thanksgiving break? Here at St. Peter’s the students know they have a lot to be thankful for! They have supportive families, shelter, and they have the gift of receiving a Catholic education. I hope you all have a blessed Thanksgiving!

There will be no Snack Shack this week. The next Snack Shack will be on Friday, December 6th. The managers will be Camilla Salas and Connor Williamson. There will be a schedule for January going home in the Tuesday folder in December. Please look for it. 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!

This Week in Class

5th Grade

Math: We will be reviewing all the skills we have talked about in Math so far this year. 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 six different biomes and food webs.  

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss how to measure and draw angles using a protractor.

Science: We will discuss the composition of Earth’s water systems, the water cycle, and the zones of the ocean.

Social Studies: We will be discussing the important emperors and achievements of ancient India.

Religion: We will discuss the difficulties the Israelites faced on their journey through the desert.

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

Reminders & Important Dates

November 27-29, 2019     Thanksgiving Break

December 3, 2019     2nd quarter Progress Reports are issued in the Tuesday folder

December 9, 2019      8:30am Mass        2pm dismissal

December 12, 2019     Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass and Celebration

December 13, 2019    Field Trip to the Koger Center to see “The Grinch”

December 16, 2019     1pm Strength and Movement Presentation

December 19, 2019      7pm Music Program in the Basilica. Students must be in Neglia Hall by 6:30pm.

December 20, 2019      11:30am Early dismissal (Begin Christmas Break)

January 6, 2019            School resumes after Christmas Break

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=food+web+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=A3900BFC5F7530C03EB3A3900BFC5F7530C03EB3&&FORM=VRDGAR

Sixth Grade:

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/oceans-narrated-by-sylvia-earle/oceans-overview

November 18-22, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

This week we will have no special events. So we will continue to work hard before Thanksgiving break.

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Zion Roberts. 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

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing division, solving elapsed time problems, and reading scales. The quiz on Lessons 26-28 will be given on Friday, November 22nd. 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 review animals, plants, microorganisms, and inherited traits. The Life Science test on animals, plants, microorganisms, and inherited traits will be given on Wednesday, November 20th. Then, we will be discussing human body systems beginning with the digestive system.

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss multiplying fractions and solving for the least common multiple. The test will be given on Friday, November 22nd.

Science: We will discuss the composition of Earth’s water systems and the zones of the ocean.

Social Studies: We will be discussing the important emperors and achievements of ancient India.

Religion: We will discuss the story of Moses and Passover. The quiz will be given on Thursday, November 21st.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, November 22nd. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

November 27-29, 2019     Thanksgiving Break

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/heredity.htm
http://www.brainpop.com/science/cellularlifeandgenetics/heredity/

Sixth Grade:

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/oceans-narrated-by-sylvia-earle/oceans-overview

November 11-15, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

This week we start off with Veteran’s Day on Monday. The students will attend the Veteran’s Day parade on Main street starting at 11am. Parent’s if you would like to join, please let me know. Monday is also a 2pm dismissal.   

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Gus Corbett. 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

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing the Associative Property of Addition and Multiplication and how to solve for the factor of a number. The test will be given on Friday, November 15th. 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 discuss genetics and inherited traits. The Life Science test on animals, plants, microorganisms, and inherited traits will be given on Tuesday, November 19th.

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss adding and subtracting mixed numbers, the circumference of a circle, and the different types of lines and angles. The quiz on Lessons 26-28 will be given on Friday, November 15th.

Science: We will review plate tectonics. The Plate Tectonics test will be given on Tuesday, November 12th. Then, we will begin discussing Earth’s water and the zones of the ocean.

Social Studies: We will be discussing the social classes and empires of ancient India. There will be a quiz on the geography of ancient India on Wednesday, November 13th.

Religion: We will review the stories of Jacob and Joseph. The students will take the Unit 2 test on Wednesday, November 13th. Then, we will discuss the story of Moses.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, November 22nd. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

November 11, 2019     11am Veteran’s Day Parade/ 2pm dismissal

November 27-29, 2019     Thanksgiving Break

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/heredity.htm
http://www.brainpop.com/science/cellularlifeandgenetics/heredity/

Sixth Grade:

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/oceans-narrated-by-sylvia-earle/oceans-overview

November 4-8, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

Thank you for attending Parent/Teacher Conferences on Friday, November 1st. I truly enjoy each of your children and I loved being able to share our progress with you. This week the students will have Ms. Harper from Cardinal Newman coming in to test them on Wednesday, November 6th after Mass. This test will only last one hour and is used when scheduling classes for Cardinal Newman in the Spring. If your child is not going to Cardinal Newman, the information could be used at their next school as well.  

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Mrs. Grant. I have chosen Camilla and Connor to work Snack Shack on Friday, November 8th. I will be bringing in extra snack that week. Snack Shack will be on Friday, November 8th. 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

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing division, word problems about equal groups, and solving for the fractional part of a group. Students will take the Lessons 21-23 quiz on Thursday, November 7th. 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 discuss microorganisms and classify them as helpful or harmful in our natural world.

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss division and adding and subtracting fractions. The next test will be given on Thursday, November 7th. Then, we will review the algebraic skill of solving for the missing number in an equation.

Science: We will discuss the theory of continental drift, the supercontinent Pangea, volcanoes, and earthquakes. The Plate Tectonics test will be given on Tuesday, November 12th.

Social Studies: We will begin discussing the geography and daily life of Ancient India.  

Religion: We will discuss the story of Joseph and how he helps to save the ancient world from famine through his faith in God. The Joseph Quiz will be given on Tuesday, November 12th.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, November 8th. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

November 11, 2019     11am Veteran’s Day Parade/ 2pm dismissal

November 27-29, 2019     Thanksgiving Break

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

Sixth Grade:

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=continental+drift+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=2857DF8A3131E500ECA82857DF8A3131E500ECA8&&FORM=VRDGAR
https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=volcano+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=4A6BA01DC5FC529A5D414A6BA01DC5FC529A5D41&rvsmid=EC9EF2CB338B03525AA7EC9EF2CB338B03525AA7&FORM=VDRVRV

October 28-November 1, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

This week we have Parent/Teacher conferences on Friday, November 1st. Please remember to go by the office this week and sign up for Parent/Teacher conferences. Report cards for the first quarter will be discussed at this time. I look forward to speaking with each of you.

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Mrs. Grant. I have chosen Camilla and Connor to work Snack Shack on Friday, November 8th. I will be bringing in extra snacks that week. Snack Shack will be on Friday, November 8th. 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

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing division, word problems about equal groups, and solving for the fractional part of a group. Students will take the Saxon Benchmark test, which reviews lessons 1-20 on Tuesday, October 29th. 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 discuss vascular and non-vascular plants and the process of photosynthesis. Then, we will begin discussing microorganisms.

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss how to solve word problems about equal groups with fractions, identifying divisibility of a number, and writing ratios and rates. The quiz will be given on Thursday, October 31st.  

Science: We will discuss the theory of continental drift, the supercontinent Pangea, and Volcanoes.

Social Studies: We will continue discussing the culture of Ancient Egypt. The Egypt test will be given on Thursday, October 31st.

Religion: We will discuss the story of Joseph and how he helps to save the ancient world from famine through his faith in God. The Joseph Quiz will be given on Tuesday, November 5th.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, November 8th. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

November 1, 2019    Parent/Teacher Conferences

November 11, 2019     11am Veteran’s Day Parade/ 2pm dismissal

November 27-29, 2019     Thanksgiving Break

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

Sixth Grade:

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=continental+drift+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=2857DF8A3131E500ECA82857DF8A3131E500ECA8&&FORM=VRDGAR
https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=volcano+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=4A6BA01DC5FC529A5D414A6BA01DC5FC529A5D41&rvsmid=EC9EF2CB338B03525AA7EC9EF2CB338B03525AA7&FORM=VDRVRV

October 21-25, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

On Monday, we will have our Living Rosary Prayer at 8:30am on the Soccer field. Parents you are welcome to attend. On Tuesday, we are officially finished with our first 9 weeks of the school. It feels like it has gone by so fast! On Friday, we will have our annual PTO Halloween Party. I look forward to seeing everyone there at 5:30pm.

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Connor Williamson. Snacks and the receipts must be brought in on Monday, October 21. Snack Shack will be on Friday, October 25th. 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

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing division and reviewing multiplication and solving for missing factors for the test on Friday, October 25th. 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 discuss vascular and non-vascular plants.

6th Grade

Math: We will review rounding, solving for the average of a data set, how to analyze a line graph, and how to identify prime numbers and factors for the test on Wednesday, October 23rd. Then, we will begin discussing fractions.

Science: We will continue discussing plate tectonics, the process of convection that causes the plate tectonics to move, and sea floor spreading.

Social Studies: We will continue discussing the culture of Ancient Egypt. The students will have the Egypt map quiz on Tuesday, October 22nd and the Egypt Vocabulary quiz on Tuesday, October 29th.  

Religion: We will discuss the story of Issac’s sons, Jacob and Esau, and how Jacob tricked Issac into giving him the blessing instead of his brother. The Jacob quiz will be given on Tuesday, October 22nd. Then we will discuss the story of Joseph and how he helps to save the ancient world from famine through his faith in God.

We will review the words from Unit 1-3 this week in Spelling and Vocabulary. The students will complete a review assignment that will be due on Friday, October 25th.

Reminders & Important Dates

October 21, 2019      8:30am Living Rosary during Morning Prayer

October 22, 2019    Begin signing up for Conferences in the office

October 25, 2019    5:30pm PTO Halloween Party

November 1, 2019    Parent/Teacher Conferences

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/kingdoms-of-life.htm
https://safeshare.tv/x/OgegrloEXk
https://safeshare.tv/x/frzhLzQlmg
http://www.viewpure.com/M51AKJqx-7s?start=0&end=0

Sixth Grade:

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=continental+drift+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=2857DF8A3131E500ECA82857DF8A3131E500ECA8&&FORM=VRDGAR
https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=volcano+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=4A6BA01DC5FC529A5D414A6BA01DC5FC529A5D41&rvsmid=EC9EF2CB338B03525AA7EC9EF2CB338B03525AA7&FORM=VDRVRV

October 14-18, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

Thank you for sharing your grandparents with me! I had so much fun. During this short week, we have our field trip to Cardinal Newman on Thursday, October 17 in the morning.

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Camilla Salas. Snacks and the receipts must be brought in on Wednesday, October 16th. Snack Shack will be on Friday, October 18th. 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!

Honor Guard during October 16-18: Camilla Salas, Joshua Ronald, Caleb Stikeleather, and Sammy Penso.

This Week in Class

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing multiplication word problems and solving multiplication problems with missing factors. The students will have a quiz on Lessons 16-18 on Monday, October 21st. 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 discuss vertebrate and invertebrate animals. The quiz will be given on Friday, October 18th. Then, we will begin discussing vascular and non-vascular plants.

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss how to solve for the average of a data set, how to analyze a line graph, and how to identify prime numbers and factors.

Science: We will continue discussing plate tectonics, the process of convection that causes the plate tectonics to move, and sea floor spreading.

Social Studies: We will continue discussing the culture of Ancient Egypt. The students will have the Egypt map quiz on Tuesday, October 22nd and the Egypt Vocabulary quiz on Tuesday, October 29th.  

Religion: We will discuss the story of Issac’s sons, Jacob and Esau, and how Jacob tricked Issac into giving him the blessing instead of his brother. The Jacob quiz will be given on Tuesday, October 22nd.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, October 18th. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

October 14-15, 2019     Teacher In-service days. No School for students

October 17, 2019      Sixth grade field trip to Cardinal Newman

October 18, 2019       5:30-8pm PTO Movie Night

October 21, 2019      8:30am Living Rosary during Morning Prayer

October 22, 2019    Begin signing up for Conferences in the office

October 25, 2019    5:30pm PTO Halloween Party

November 1, 2019    Parent/Teacher Conferences

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/kingdoms-of-life.htm
https://safeshare.tv/x/OgegrloEXk
https://safeshare.tv/x/frzhLzQlmg
http://www.viewpure.com/M51AKJqx-7s?start=0&end=0

Sixth Grade:

October 7-11, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

This week we will have a 2pm dismissal on Monday, October 7th. I am also excited to share my classroom with your grandparents on Friday, October 11th, which will also be an 11:30am dismissal. The schedule for Grandparents Day is as follows:

8:00-9:15am: PE at the Conservatory of Dance

9:15-10:15: Classroom visit with Mrs. Grant

10:15-10:30: Photo Booth in the Music Room

10:30-11:00am: Book Fair in the Library

11:00-11:30: Preparing to leave

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Camilla Salas. Snacks and the receipts must be brought in on Wednesday, October 16th. Snack Shack will be on Friday, October 18th. 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

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing how to solve combining and separating word problems, and multiplication. The test will be given on Tuesday, October 8th. Then, we will discuss multiplication word problems and solving multiplication problems with missing factors. 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 discuss vertebrate and invertebrate animals. Then, we will discuss vascular and nonvascular plants.

6th Grade

Math: We will be discuss fractions and mixed numbers. The quiz will be given on Thursday, October 10th.

Science: We will continue discussing plate tectonics and the different types of plate boundaries. There will be a quiz on Thursday, October 17th.

Social Studies: The students will take the Mesopotamia test on Tuesday, October 8th. Then, we will begin discussing the culture of Egypt.

Religion: We will discuss the how God spoke to Abraham and Sarah, and we can hear God speaking to us today. He established a Covenant with Abraham and Sarah. God calls us to know him and to help other people to know him. The quiz will be given on Tuesday, October 8th. Then, we will begin discussing the story of Issac’s sons, Jacob and Esau, and how Jacob tricked Issac into giving him the blessing instead of his brother.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, October 18th. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

October 7, 2019       2pm dismissal/Birthright items due

October 9, 2019       Picture day

October 11, 2019     Grandparents Day/11:30am dismissal

October 14-15, 2019     Teacher In-service days. No School for students

October 17, 2019      Sixth grade field trip to Cardinal Newman

October 18, 2019       5:30-8pm PTO Movie Night

October 21, 2019      8:30am Living Rosary during Morning Prayer

October 22, 2019    Begin signing up for Conferences in the office

October 25, 2019    5:30pm PTO Halloween Party

November 1, 2019    Parent/Teacher Conferences

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/kingdoms-of-life.htm
https://safeshare.tv/x/OgegrloEXk
https://safeshare.tv/x/frzhLzQlmg
http://www.viewpure.com/M51AKJqx-7s?start=0&end=0

Sixth Grade:

September 30-October 4, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

This week we will have our annual Pet Blessing on Thursday, October 3rd on the soccer field at 2:30pm. If you are unable to bring your family pet at 2:30pm, the child is welcome to bring a picture of the animal to be blessed.

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. This week our Snack Shack manager is Zion Roberts. Snacks and the receipts must be brought in on Monday, September 30th. 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

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing how to solve combining and separating word problems, and multiplication. The test will be given on Tuesday, October 8th. 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 continue to discuss cells and their purpose. We will talk about the parts of an animal and plant cell. Students can use the video below to help them study. There will be a quiz on cells on Wednesday, October 2nd. Then, we will discuss Vertebrate animals.

6th Grade

Math: We will be discussing how to write and analyze multiplication word problems and how to solve operations with integers. The unit 2 test will be given on Friday, October 4th.

Science: We will continue discussing the geologic time scale, early mass extinctions,  fossils, and studying climate using fossils. The Geological Time Scale Test will be given on Tuesday, October 1st.  Then, we will begin to talk about plate tectonics.

Social Studies: We will continue talking about the culture of Mesopotamia. There will be a quiz on Wednesday, October 2nd. The test will be given on Tuesday, October 8th.

Religion: We will begin the week by teaching Morning Prayer. The sixth grade students will be discussing what it means to be a St. Peter’s students using skits they wrote in class. Then, we will discuss how God spoke to Abraham and Sarah, and we can hear God speaking to us today. He established a Covenant with Abraham and Sarah. God calls us to know Him and to help other people to know Him. The quiz will be given on Tuesday, October 8th.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, October 4th. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

October 3, 2019       Pet Blessing at 2:30pm on the Soccer field

October 7, 2019       2pm dismissal/Birthright items due

October 9, 2019       Picture day

October 11, 2019     Grandparents Day/11:30am dismissal

October 14-15, 2019     Teacher In-service days. No School for students

October 17, 2019      Sixth grade field trip to Cardinal Newman

October 18, 2019       5:30-8pm PTO Movie Night

October 21, 2019      8:30am Living Rosary during Morning Prayer

October 22, 2019    Begin signing up for Conferences in the office

October 25, 2019    5:30pm PTO Halloween Party

November 1, 2019    Parent/Teacher Conferences

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

Sixth Grade:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wissIOikrqchttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TVwPLWOo9TE