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: