Fifth Grade

Upcoming Tests/Projects and  Announcements:  

The Dates for the Final Exams are as follows:

Tuesday, June 7 – ELA

Wednesday, June 8 SCIENCE

Thursday, June 9  SOCIAL STUDIES

Friday, June 10 MATH

Wednesday, June 15 RELIGION

  • Sign Language Club – Our last class will be this Friday, May 20, 2022  from 2:30-3:30.   You may bring a small snack.
  • ELA : Lily’s Crossing, Chapters 9-15 test will be on Thursday, May 19, 2022. You will receive the Study Guide this week.
  • You should be reading independently for at least a half-hour every day.

Multiplication and Division Practice and Support Links: (Also posted to the Math Classroom)

https://mrnussbaum.com/multiplication-pal-online-multiplication-simulation

https://mrnussbaum.com/divide-pal-online-workshop

Please email us if you have any questions or concerns about homework, tests, projects, etc.

gnorton@stfrancisschoolbh.net

pattanasio@stfrancisschoolbh.net

 

Go Math Chapter 11 Instructional Support Videos: 

Lesson 1: Classify Polygons     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4MLZevQ9-k

Lesson 2: Classifying Triangles: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQmpbS-4KjU

Lesson 3: Classifying Quadrilaterals: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFI0pQy215U

Lesson 4: Three Dimensional Figures: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Wvy6DJ24Xg

 

Math Final: Friday, June 10, 2022.

Math Final Practice activities have been posted to the Math Classrooms. The practice activities are all of the study guides for ALL of the chapters to be tested on the final exam. These practice activities are available to print or practice on looseleaf.  You do not need to complete ALL activities. I provided enough extra practice activities for those who need additional practice. Please refer to the Math Final Study Guide for the specific skills to be tested for each chapter.

 

Week of May 23 – 27, 2022

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

ELA – Write a sentence for the following words directly on the Google Doc in ELA from Chapter 21, Lily’s Crossing: Remember to turn it in.

overdue, fine, account, instincts, lyrics, accentuate, positive, negative, eliminate, quiver, confession

Review your Study Guide for the Final Exam on June 7, 2022.

Social Studies – P. 271. Answer “Wrap it Up,” using at least three supporting details. Review the Study Guide Outlines for your Final On June 9, 2022.

Monday, May 23, 2022

ELA – Complete all comprehension questions for Chapter 2o directly on the document that is on the Google Classroom. Continue reviewing your Study Guides.

Social Studies – Question One, p. 271 in your textbook. Continue reviewing your Study Guide Outlines for your Final Exam.

5A and 5B Religion – Review your Study Guide for your Final Exam.

Math: Complete workbook pages 659-660

Science: Review the study guide for the final exam.

Week of May 16 – 20, 2022

Thursday, May 19, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book p. 83. Review your Study Guides. Final Exam is June 7, 2022.

Social Studies – Answer the question on Social Studies Google Classroom and remember to “turn in”.  Review your Study Guides. Final Exam is June 9, 2022.

Math: Complete workbook pages 653-654. POW#20 is due no later than Friday 5/20/22.

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

ELA – you are to review the STUDYGUIDE you were given for Chapters 9-15 in Lily’s Crossing. Your test is tomorrow.  Vocabulary Book p. 77 Metaphors must be completed for tomorrow.

Social Studies – Review your STUDYGUIDE OUTLINES  for your Final Exam. 

Math: Complete workbook pages 647-648. POW#20 is due no later than Friday 5/20/22.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

ELAYou are to complete the Reading Project Story on Easel: Never Give UP~ two slides. Review your Study Guide for the Final Exam.

Social Studies – Continue reviewing and studying your Study Guides. Focus on the yellow highlights on each Outline.

Math: Complete workbook pages 641-642. POW#20 is due no later than Friday 5/20/22.

Science: 5A ONLY!    Complete EdPuzzle: Food Chains. The link is posted to the science classroom. The assignment counts as a quiz grade.

Monday, May 16, 2022

ELA – Your new definitions for Chapters 18-19 are on ELA Google Classroom. You are to write a complete sentence for each word directly on the document and “turn in”. Your Study Guide for your ELA Final Exam is on the ELA Google Classroom. 

Social Studies – Continue to review and study all seven Study Guides for your Final Examination. The Guides are on Social Studies Google Classroom.

Math: Complete workbook pages 635-636. POW#20 is due no later than Friday 5/20/22.

Week of May 9 – 13, 2022

Thursday, May 12, 2022

ELA – Complete the assignment on Google Classroom. Your homework is on Google Classroom. We will review in class.  It is an EASEL Activity and you are only to do Slide 4-5, Clara Barton. It is under “Fables, Mysteries, and Tall Tales Reading Genre.” 

Social Studies – You are to continue studying your Study Guide for your Final Exam.

Math: Study for the Chapter 10 Test

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book.  You are to complete pp. 41-42. This is due tomorrow.

Social Studies – Review all your Study Guides in preparation for your Final Exam.

Test Date Change: Math: The Chapter 10 Test will be on Friday 5/13/22.  The Chapter 10 Study Guide was sent home yesterday, 5/9. The Chapter 10 Study Guide was sent home yesterday, 5/9. POW# 19 is due no later than Friday 5/13/22.

Math: Complete the 3 metric measurement worksheets  (Capacity, Length, and Mass) no later than Thursday 5/12.

Science: Using the science workbook, complete and hand in the Topic 8 Food and Energy Lesson Check worksheet (handout) for Lessons 1,2, and 3 no later than Thursday 5/12.

 

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

ELA – Complete the assignment on ELA Google Classroom for definitions Chapters 16-17 that you received today. You are to write a sentence for each word directly on the document. Remember to “turn in” your homework.

SS – You are to start studying for your Final Exam but review the Study Guides you received yesterday on Google classroom.

Test Date Change: Math: The Chapter 10 Test will be on Friday 5/13/22.  The Chapter 10 Study Guide was sent home yesterday, 5/9. The Chapter 10 Study Guide was sent home yesterday, 5/9. POW# 19 is due no later than Friday 5/13/22.

Math: Complete the 3 metric measurement worksheets  (Capacity, Length, and Mass) no later than Thursday 5/12.

Science: Using the science workbook, complete and hand in the Topic 8 Food and Energy Lesson Check worksheet (handout) for Lessons 1,2, and 3 no later than Thursday 5/12.

 

Monday, May 9, 2022

ELA – You are to complete the assignment on the ELA Google classroom. Chapter 15 Lily’s Crossing Vocabulary Sentences directly on the document. This is due tomorrow. You will receive your Study Guide for ELA this week for your Final Exams.

Social Studies – Your Study Guides are now posted on the Social Studies Classroom for your FINAL EXAMS. Please review them.  You will be given Final Exam dates this week.

Math: Complete Chapter 10 Practice Test workbook pages 631-634 #’s 7 through 22. Chapter 10 Test is on Wednesday 5/11/22. Use the links to the instructional videos to help you study. The Study guide is being sent home today 5/9/22. POW# 19 is due no later than Friday 5/13/22.

Week of May 2 -6, 2022

Thursday, May 5, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book. Read pp. 68-69. Complete p. 72 Synonyms.

Math: Complete workbook pages 621-622. POW# 18 is due Friday, May 6, 2022. Chapter 10 Test will be on Wednesday, May 11.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

ELA – Read Chapter 15 in Lily’s Crossing. 

Social Studies– Your test is tomorrow on Chapter 5 Lesson One. Make sure your review the Townshend Acts. Your two Revolutionary War Projects are due TOMORROW.

Math: Complete workbook pages 615-616. POW# 18 is due Friday, May 6, 2022. Chapter 10 Test will be on Wednesday, May 11.

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

ELA – Complete the EdPuzzle on Google Classroom. This is due TOMORROW.

Social Studies – Study the outline for your test this Thursday on Chapter 5 Lesson One.

Math: Complete workbook pages 605-606. POW# 18 is due Friday, May 6, 2022. Chapter 10 Test will be on Wednesday, May 11.

Monday, May 2, 2022

ELA – You received the definitions for Chapter 14 for Lily’s Crossing today. It is posted on ELA Google Classroom. You are to type a complete sentence directly on that document and make sure you “turn in” your work. This is due TOMORROW.

Social Studies – Textbook p. 201. Reading Check Question must be completed in the book. Your test on the outline on Google Classroom, Chapter 5 Lesson One is this Thursday, May 5, 2022.

Math: Complete workbook pages 607-608. POW# 18 is due Friday, May 6, 2022. Chapter 10 Test will be on Wednesday, May 11.

Week of April 25-29, 2022

Thursday, April 28, 2022

ELA Work on your Choice Board Project. This is due next Tuesday, May 3, 2022. You should be finalizing your Fairy Tale Project that is due on Monday, May 2, 2022.

Social Studies – Make sure you complete the TWO Projects on the Revolutionary War that is on top of the Google Classroom. This is due Thursday, May 5, 2022.

Math: Practice Chapter 10 Lessons 1, 2, and 3 on the Personal Math Trainer.

Science: Study for Phases of the Moon Test which is on Monday 5/2/22.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

ELA – Make sure you complete the pages for the theme of Cinderella: The Real Story, that you received todayWork on your Choice Board Project. This is due next Tuesday, May 3, 2022. You should be finalizing your Fairy Tale Project that is due on Monday, May 2, 2022.

Social Studies – Complete the questions on Google Classroom for Chapter Five Lesson One directly unto the document. Make sure you “turn in” your work. Make sure that you complete your Revolutionary War Project and Social Studies Center Mini Project American Revolution Battles that was posted on Google Classroom before the Easter Break. They are due no later than next Friday, May 6, 2022. Please see me if you have any questions.

Math: Complete workbook pages 601 – 602. POW# 17 is due no later than Monday, 5/2/22. See Go Math instructional video links above for support with Chapter 10 Lessons 1, 2, and 3. The links are also posted to the Math classroom.

Science: Complete the Phases of the Moon Study Guide fill in the blank worksheet, if it was not completed in class.

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

ELA – Complete the slide for Chapter 13, Lily’s Crossing, on your Easel Project on ELA Google Classroom.

Social Studies – Make sure that you complete your Revolutionary War Project and Social Studies Center Mini Project American Revolution Battles that was posted on Google Classroom before the Easter Break. They are due no later than next Friday, May 6, 2022. Please see me if you have any questions.

Math: Complete workbook pages 595-596. POW#17 is due by Monday 5/2/22. See Go Math instructional video links above for support with Chapter 10 Lessons 1 and 2. The links are also posted to the Math classroom.

Science: Phases of the Moon Test is rescheduled for Monday 5/2/22.

Monday, April 25, 2022

ELA – You are to review the new vocabulary with the definitions  for Chapters 12-13 that you will receive today. The Google Doc will be on ELA Classroom. Your fairy tale is due date has been extended until Monday, May 2, 2022. You need a cover, your graphic organizer, your final copy on a Google Doc. Make sure that I see your graphic organizer.

Social Studies – Review your new outline that is posted on Google Classroom.

Math: Complete workbook pages 589 – 590. POW# 17 is due 4/29/22.

Science: Phases of the Moon Test is on Friday 4/29/22. 

 

Week of April 11-12, 2022

Monday, April 11, 2022

ELA – Test tomorrow on Lily’s Crossing, Chapters 4-8.

Social Studies – You can look at the Revolutionary War Project on the top of Google Classroom and decide which ONE you would like to do. We will work on it tomorrow.

Math: Complete the “Word Story Project with Illustration” if it was not completed in class today.

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out on Monday 3/28/22. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

 

Week of April 4-8, 2022

Thursday, April 7, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book Read pp. 56-57. Answer the questions on Google Classroom about Emily Dickinson. Make sure you “turn in” the assignment. 

Social Studies – You are to review and study your outline for Chapter Lesson 4 TEST tomorrow.

Math: Complete workbook pages 531-532

Math: POW# 16 is due by Friday 4/8/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out on Monday 3/28/22. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary p. 55

Social Studies – Make sure all 5 documents are completed for your DBQ. You are NOT to do the essay until we meet in class tomorrow.  Study for your test on Friday. 

Chapter 8 Math Test is tomorrow, Thursday 4/7/22. Review the study guide that was distributed today.

Math: POW# 16 is due by Friday 4/8/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out on Monday 3/28/22. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book pp. 53-54.

Social Studies – textbook p. 197 #2. Test on Chapter 4 Lesson 4 OUTLINE is this Friday, April 8, 2022.

Math: Complete Chapter 8 Practice test questions 11-20 on pages 526-528.

Math: POW# 16 is due by Friday 4/8/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Chapter 8 Math Test will be on Thursday 4/7/22. The study guide has been posted to the math classroom due to school copier problems. Hard copies should be able to be sent home on Wednesday 4/6/22.

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out on Monday 3/28/22. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

 

 

Monday, April 4, 2022

ELA – Read Chapter 10 in Lily’s Crossing and Review the Vocabulary for Chapter 10 that will be on ELA Google Classroom.

Social Studies – Answer the Google Questions on Social Studies Google Classroom that will be posted today on Chapter Five Lesson One. Make sure you respond in a complete sentence and “turn in” your assignment.

Math: Complete Chapter 8 Practice Test #’s 1-10 on workbook pages 523-525.

Math: POW# 16 is due by Friday 4/8/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Chapter 8 Math Test will be on Thursday 4/7/22. The study guide will be distributed on Monday 4/5/22.

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out on Monday 3/28/22. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

 

 

Week of March 28 – April 1, 2022

Thursday, March 31, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary p. 52.

Social Studies – p. 182 # 2 Review your outline for your test on April 8, 2022. 

Math: Complete workbook pages 499-500.

Math: POW# 15 is due by Friday 4/1/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Chapter 8 Math Test will be on Thursday 4/7/22. The study guide will be distributed on Monday 4/5/22.

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out on Monday 3/28/22. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

 

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

ELA – You are to read Chapter 9 in Lily’s Crossing.

Social Studies– Complete the Questions on Google Classroom. You will need your textbook.

Math: Complete workbook pages 507-508.

Math: POW# 15 is due by Friday 4/1/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out on Monday 3/28/22. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

 

 

 

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book p. 51.. Test tomorrow on Chapters 1-3 in Lily’s Crossing.

Social Studies- Review and study your new outline on Google Classroom. Your test is on April 8, 2022 on Chapter 4 Lesson 4 OUTLINE.

Religion – The entire 5th Grade will be going to Stations of the Cross tomorrow.

Math: Complete workbook pages 501-502. Remember to use the strategy: Keep – Change- Flip

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out today. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

Monday, March 28, 2022

ELA – Read Chapter 8 in Lily’s Crossing and be prepared for questions tomorrow. Test on Chapters 1-3 is on Wednesday.

Social Studies – Complete the assignment that is on a Google Doc on the Classroom. You are to write directly onto the document and “turn in” your work.

Math: Complete workbook pages 495-496. Remember to use the strategy: Keep – Change- Flip

Science: Phases of the Moon daily journal for the month of April was handed out today. The journal needs to be filled out daily. The due date is Monday 4/25/22. A copy is posted to the science classroom.

 

Week of March 21-25, 2022

Thursday, March 24, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book p. 45 “Shades of Meaning”. Review your Study Guide for your test next week.

Social Studies – complete the second slide for your Newspaper Article.

Religion 5B – Bring your rosary to school tomorrow.

Math: Complete Simplifying Fractions Google Slides. The activity is posted to the Math Classroom. POW#14 is due tomorrow, Friday 3/25/22.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Test will be on Friday 3/25/22. Students will create a study guide during class.

Religion 5A: Bring your rosary to school tomorrow.

 

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary p. 42. Review your Study Guide for your test next week.

Social Studies – p. 179 # 4-5

Math: Complete workbook pages 489-490

Math: POW# 14 is due by Friday 3/25/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Test will be on Friday 3/25/22. Students will create a study guide during class.

 

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Workbook p. 40. This will be collected tomorrow. Review your Study Guide on Lily’s Crossing, Chapters 1-3.

Social Studies -p. 179 # 6

Math: Study for chapter 7 test tomorrow, Wednesday 3/23/22. POW#14 is due no later than Friday 3/25/22.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Test will be on Friday 3/25/22. Students will create a study guide during class.

 

Monday, March 21, 2022

ELA – Review the Study Guide on ELA  Google Classroom for Chapters 1-3 in Lily’s Crossing for your test next week.

Social Studies – Bring in a current world event article by tomorrow. You may print it out from a newspaper online but make sure it is an article about National/International news. Textbook p. 173 Questions 4 and 6 directly in your book.

Math: 5A: Complete #’s 11, 12, 13, 15, 16  of the Chapter 7 Review Test   5B: complete #’s 7, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16 of the Chapter 7 Review test.

Math: POW# 14 is due by Friday 3/25/22. A link is posted to the math classroom in case you need to print it at home.

Math: The Chapter 7 Test will be on Wednesday 3/23/22. The test will focus on questions #’s 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15, and 16 of the practice/review test. We will review in class on Monday 3/21 and Tuesday 3/22.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Test will be on Friday 3/25/22. Students will create a study guide during class.

 

Week of March 14-18, 2022

Thursday, March 17, 2022

ELA – “Lily’s Crossing” Read Chapter 4 and be prepared to work with your Literature Groups tomorrow.

Social Studies – Read p. 180 and answer questions 1-2 directly in the book.

Math: Complete workbook pages 475-476. Chapter 7 Test will be on Wednesday 3/23/22. The test will focus on questions #’s 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15, and 16 of the practice/review test. We will review in class on Monday 3/21 and Tuesday 3/22.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Test will be on Friday 3/25/22. Students will create a study guide during class.

 

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book pp.34-35.

Social Studies – reread pp. 175-176. Make sure you complete the “Events Leading to War,” on p. 176.

Math: Complete workbook pages 469-470 in the workbook. POW#13 is due by Friday 3/18/22.

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

ELA – Chapter Two, “Lily’s Crossing”. Answer the four questions directly on the Google Document that you will find in ELA Google Classroom.

Social Studiestextbook p. 173 #3-4. Please bring in a current world event article by this Friday, March 18, 2022. You can use a local newspaper or the news online. We will discuss today.

Math: Complete workbook pages 455-456.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Project is due by Wednesday 3/16/22. The details are posted to the Science classroom.

Week of March 7 -11, 2022

Monday, March 14, 2022

ELA – Complete the questions for “Lily’s Crossing,” on ELA Google Classroom directly on the Google document that you will receive today.

Social Studies – Read pp. 168-169 and answer the question about the Colonists and Native Americans on p. 170.

Math – Complete Pi Day Handout (2 sides).  POW#13 is due no later than Friday 3/18/22.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Project is due by Wednesday 3/16/22. The details are posted to the Science classroom.

Week of March 7 -11, 2022

Thursday, March 10, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary  Book pp. 34-35

Social Studies – Study your outline for your test tomorrow.

Math: Complete pages 449-450 in the workbook. POW#12 is due no later than Friday 3/11.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Project is due by Wednesday 3/16/22. The details are posted to the Science classroom.

5A  Religion: Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy Test will be on Monday 3/14/22. Please bring in a set of rosary beads for tomorrow, Friday 3/11/22.

 

Wednesday, March 9, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book p. 33.

Social Studies – Review your outline and study for your test on Friday.

5B Religion – Test on Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy Test on Monday 03.09.2022

Math: Complete pages 437-438 in the workbook. POW#12 is due no later than Friday 3/11.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Project is due by Wednesday 3/16/22. The details are posted to the Science classroom.

5A  Religion: Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy Test will be on Monday 3/14/22.

 

 

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book- Complete p. 23. We will review tomorrow. Continue working on your graphic organizer for your friendly letter from Roanoke. This is due no later than this Friday.

Social Studies – study the highlighted outline on Google Classroom for your test this Friday.

Math: Complete pages 431-432 in the workbook. This lesson shows how students can use a model to show the product of a fraction and a whole number. Additional practice can be done on the Personal Math Trainer link that is posted on the Math classroom.

POW #12 is due no later than Friday 3/11/22.

Science: Inner and Outer Planets Project is due by Wednesday 3/16/22. The details are posted to the Science classroom.

 

Monday, March 7, 2022

ELA – You are to work on your graphic organizer for your next project, “Letter from Roanoke,”which will be explained in detail during class on Monday. This is due this Friday, 03.11.2022.

Social Studies – Textbook   p. 155 Question 7

Math: Complete workbook pages 419-420. You can complete the work in the workbook.

POW #12 is due no later than Friday 3/11/22.

 

Week of February 28 – March 4, 2022

Thursday, March 3, 2022

Social Studies – Using your outline for Chapter 4 Lesson 2 that is on Google Classroom,  you are to answer the following in your notebook OR on loose leaf:

  1. What does “barter’ mean?
  2. What resource did the New England colonies use?
  3. What are gristmills?
  4. What object did Benjamin Franklin say did NOT benefit his family? Why?
  5. What does the word “export” mean?

ELA – Vocabulary Book p. 21

Math: Complete #’s 12, 15, and 16 on pages 417 – 418.

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

ELA – Study your vocabulary for your test TOMORROW.  Your vocabulary is on ELA Google Classroom. Please email me your Roanoke news article when your complete it.

Social Studies – Review your new outline for tonight. Your test on this lesson will be next Friday, March 11, 2022. The test is only on the outline material.

Math: Complete questions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 on the Chapter 6 Review Test on pages 413 and 414. Use looseleaf to show work and solve the word problems #2, #4, and #6. Put the answers in the workbook. We will review these problems together on Thursday. The students have circled the questions that will be on the test on Monday 3/7. The questions to study are #’s 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 12, 15, and 16. Thursday night’s homework will be to complete #12, #15, and #16 to be reviewed together on Friday 3/4.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book. Read pp. 16-17, “Sybil Ludington’s Ride”. Complete p. 20.

Social Studies – Read pp. 150-151 and answer Reading Check #2 p.151. Write your answer in your Social Studies notebook.

Math: Complete workbook pages 405 -406 on looseleaf. POW#11 is due by Friday 3/4. Chapter 6 Test will be on Monday 3/7/22.

Math: Chapter 6 Lesson Support- Please go to the Math Classroom for links to the Chapter 6 Personal Math Trainer for step-by-step assistance in completing examples for the tested lessons: 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.9, and 6.10. I will also be sending home a Chapter 6 Study Guide on Thursday 3/3/22. 

Monday, February 28, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Test Thursday, March 3, 2022. On the following: This is only vocabulary and not spelling.

Chapter 8

  1. allegiance –  (noun) (p.73) a formal promise of loyalty to the United States that groups of people say together.
  2. “critical look” -(adjective/noun)(p.73)  giving a disapproving look.
  3. engineered -(verb) (p.73)  past tense meaning planned something
  4. engrossed – (verb)(p.75) past tense meaning copied something onto parchment 
  5. parchment (noun) (p.75) – the skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on as we use paper.

Chapter 9

  1. convinced (verb) (p.78) past tense meaning to have persuaded someone to believe or do something.
  2. undaunted (adjective) (p.79) someone who has courage and can face difficult situations
  3. prediction(noun) (p.79) to guess a future event
  4. technically (adverb) (p. 80)  means it is according to the facts or exact meaning of something.
  5. sarcastically (adverb) (p.81) –  means the opposite of what you really want to say.

Social Studies – Read pp.148- 150. Answer the question on p. 150, “Reading Check” directly in your book.

Math: Complete workbook page 403 0n looseleaf.

Science: Layers of the Atmosphere Test is tomorrow, 3/1/22.

 

Week of February 14-18, 2022

Thursday, February 17, 2022 

ELA – Vocabulary p. 15. Make sure the EdPuzzle on  Author’s Purpose is completed.

Social Studies -Triangular Trade  EdPuzzle must be submitted no later than TODAY.

Math: Complete workbook page 385 showing all your work on looseleaf. Put your answers on the workbook page. Write as neatly as possible.

 

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 

ELA – Vocabulary Book p. 14. Remember that a part of speech can be a noun or verb.

Social Studies– Study your outline for your test tomorrow.

Math: Complete the handout for Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators. It was given out during class but there is a digital copy posted to the Math classroom if you need to print it out at home. Remember to show ALL work on the handout or on looseleaf.

Tuesday, February 15, 2022 

ELA – You are to write a sentence for the vocabulary for Chapter 9 in your ELA notebook.

Vocabulary Book: p.12.

Social Studies TEST – study the  outline on Chapter 4 Lesson 1 on Thursday, February 17, 2022.

Math: Complete workbook pages 371-372 on looseleaf which will be handed in tomorrow 2/16. Only write the answers in the workbook. All work must be shown on looseleaf so it can be collected and reviewed. The Math on the Spot video for page 371 question #12 is posted to the math classroom. 

Science: Complete any layers of the atmosphere pages that were not completed today in class.  The Plastics Scavenger Hunt Project is due tomorrow 2/16/22.

 

Monday, February 14, 2022 

ELA – New Vocabulary Words from Mystery on Church Hill. Your next vocabulary test will be Thursday, March 3, 2022. It is only on definitions and NOT spelling. Please review these words. for HOMEWORK,  you are to write a complete sentence for  the vocabulary words for Chapter 8 in your ELA notebook. This is due tomorrow.

Chapter 8

  1. allegiance –  (noun) (p.73) a formal promise of loyalty to the United States that groups of people say together.
  2. “critical look” -(adjective/noun)(p.73)  giving a disapproving look.
  3. engineered -(verb) (p.73)  past tense meaning planned something
  4. engrossed – (verb)(p.75) past tense meaning copied something onto parchment 
  5. parchment (noun) (p.75) – the skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on as we use paper.

Chapter 9

  1. convinced (verb) (p.78) past tense meaning to have persuaded someone to believe or do something.
  2. undaunted (adjective) (p.79) someone who has courage and can face difficult situations
  3. prediction(noun) (p.79) to guess a future event
  4. technically (adverb) (p. 80)  means it is according to the facts or exact meaning of something.
  5. sarcastically (adverb) (p.81) –  means the opposite of what you really want to say.

Social Studies – Review and study the outline on Chapter 4 Lesson 1 for your test this Thursday, February 17, 2022.

Math: Complete workbook pages 377-378 on looseleaf. Show all of the work on the looseleaf. Write the answers in the workbook. Math on the Spot Videos are posted to the math classroom to help with some of the problems.

Science: Recycling Plastics Scavenger Hunt Slides are due no later than 2/16/22.

 

Week of February 7-11, 2022

Thursday, February 10, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Workshop p. 13.  Write three questions in your notebook to ask the author, Mr. Smith, when we see him on Tuesday. Focus your questions on the genre of Mystery,  author’s point of view,  and tips for writing. 

Social Studies – Review your outline for your test next Thursday.

Math: Complete workbook pages 379 and 380. POW#9 due tomorrow, 2/11/22,

 

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

ELA- Vocabulary Book p. 11. 

Your Vocabulary Test is tomorrow on the following words. You DO NOT have a spelling test.

CHAPTER 4

  1. eventually – (adverb) finally
  2. collapsed – (verb) to fall or cave in
  3. paced- (verb past tense) a rate of movement
  4. Reenactment (noun) the acting out or repetition of a past event.
  5. Enthusiastic – (adjective) to be eager
  6. Contagious -(adjective) capable of being transmitted by bodily contact with an infected person or object.
  7. Tally -(verb) to mark or record

CHAPTER 5

  1. Grumbled -(verb) to murmur or complain silently
  2. Ridiculous- (adjective) absurd or unbelievable
  3. Disguise  -( verb) to change one’s appearance
  4. Plaque  -(noun) an ornamental tablet made of wood or metal honoring a person or event. 
  5. Enormous -(adjective) very large.
  6. Accomplishments (plural noun) some things that have been achieved successfully.
  7. “lame joke” – (idiom) not a funny joke
  8. Nudged – (past tense verb) a light touch or push

Social Studies – Review your new outline. Your Roanoke Writing Project with your Partner is due no later than Monday, February 14, 2022.

Math: Complete workbook pages 373 and 374. POW#9 is due Friday 2/11.

Science: How People Affect the Earth’s Spheres Test will be on Monday 2/14/22. Students filled out a study guide in class.

Science: Recycling Plastics Scavenger Hunt Slides are due no later than 2/16/22.

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

ELA – Vocabulary Book  complete p. 10. Your vocabulary test is this Thursday, 02.10.2022. 

Social Studies – review your new outline that is on Google Classroom. Your next test is Thursday, February 17, 2022 on the OUTLINE.

Math: Complete workbook pages 367-368. POW#9 is due by Friday 2/11/22. Use the following link to help with the HW. The link is also posted to the math classroom.

https://math-salamanders.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/Numbers/Number-Lines/Fraction-Number-Line/fraction-number-lines-0-to-1a.pdf

Science: Recycling Plastics Scavenger Hunt Slides are due no later than 2/16/22.

Monday, February 7, 2022

ELA –VOCABULARY/SPELLING CHAPTER 4-5. Your next test will be Thursday, February 10, 2022 only on the definitions. There will be no Spelling test.

CHAPTER 4

  1. eventually – (adverb) finally
  2. collapsed – (verb) to fall or cave in
  3. paced- (verb past tense) a rate of movement
  4. Reenactment (noun) the acting out or repetition of a past event.
  5. Enthusiastic – (adjective) to be eager
  6. Contagious -(adjective) capable of being transmitted by bodily contact with an infected person or object.
  7. Tally -(verb) to mark or record

CHAPTER 5

  1. Grumbled -(verb) to murmur or complain silently
  2. Ridiculous- (adjective) absurd or unbelievable
  3. Disguise  -( verb) to change one’s appearance
  4. Plaque  -(noun) an ornamental tablet made of wood or metal honoring a person or event. 
  5. Enormous -(adjective) very large.
  6. Accomplishments (plural noun) some things that have been achieved successfully.
  7. “lame joke” – (idiom) not a funny joke
  8. Nudged – (past tense verb) a light touch or push

Social Studies – textbook p. 142 Question 2: Main Idea and details. Complete each box.

Math: Complete workbook pages 361-362 using the I -Tools link on the math classroom. POW#9 is due Friday 2/11/22.

Science: Recycling Plastics Scavenger Hunt Slides are due no later than 2/16/22.

Week of January 31-February 4, 2022

Thursday, February 3, 2022

ELA – Voyages. Complete p. 92.

Social Studies – TEST tomorrow. Make sure you review the outline and especially the 5 points given about the Virginia Company Rules and Instructions that is on the outline. You need this information for your short essay on the test

Math: 

1. Complete workbook pages 353-354 

2. Use the anchor chart posted to the Math classroom to help with solving adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators.

3. Use the I-Tools link posted to the Math classroom for extra support while completing the homework.

Science – Google slides for the Take Home Experiment are due Friday 2/4.

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

ELA – You received your new Vocabulary Book today. Please bring it to school every day. Voyages p.136 “Exact Words”. This is due tomorrow.

Social Studies- Review your outline for your test this Friday.  Textbook p. 140. Complete the Geographic Features of the Colonies. You should write at least one sentence in each box. 

Math: Complete all 3:

1. Watch the short introductory video for Go Math Lesson 6.1. The link is posted to the math classroom.

2.  Use the link posted to the classroom to practice Lesson 6.1 Understanding Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators.

3. Complete workbook page 355

 

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

ELA/SS –

(1) You are to complete the Google Form on ELA Google Classroom on Summary of Roanoke Island. Use the SWSBST Graphic organizer and your summary paragraph that you wrote today to help you. 

(2) “Principal for a Day” Writing Assignment is due Monday, February 10, 2022. I will be checking all of them this week. 

Math: We are starting our unit on fractions tomorrow. Please complete the slides posted to the math classroom for Practice with Simplifying Fractions. 

POW#8 is due on Friday 2/4/22.

5A Religion” St. John Neumann Test will be on Thursday 2/3/22. Please study the study guide posted to the Religion classroom.

 

Monday, January 31, 2022

ELA – You can work on the Principal for a Day. The information is on Google ELA  Classroom. This is due no later than Monday, February 10, 2022. 

Social Studies – Complete your Iceland Project that is due this Wednesday, February 2, 2022 and study the outline on Google Classroom for your test this Friday, February 4, 2022. 

Math: Complete workbook pages 333-334

 

Week of January 24-28, 2022

Friday, January 28, 2022

Social Studies – Test on February 4, 2022 Chapter 3, Lesson 2. Study the highlights on the outline.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

ELA – Spelling and Vocabulary test tomorrow. 

Social Studies – p. 142 read and answer the questions in the box. You need to write one supporting detail in each box.

5B Religion – Your Saint Project is due tomorrow, January 28, 2022. Remember to include your graphic organizer, transition words, rough draft, final draft and a cover.

Math: Complete workbook pages 339-340. (Spiral Review is optional). Study for Chapter 5 Test which is on Monday 1/31/22.                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Focus on the following lessons: 5.1 Division Patterns with Decimals; 5.3 Estimate Quotients; 5.4 Divide Decimals by Whole Numbers; 5.6 Divide Decimals; 5.7: Write Zeros in the Dividend; 5.8 Problem Solving – Decimal Operations.

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

ELA – test on spelling and vocabulary this Friday.

ELA –  You started this today during class but make sure you write a sentence for each of the NEW  vocabulary word in Chapters 4-5 in Mystery on Church Hill in your notebook.

VOCABULARY/SPELLING CHAPTER 4-5. Your next test will be Thursday, February 10, 2022 only on the definitions.

CHAPTER 4

  1. eventually – (adverb) finally
  2. collapsed – (verb) to fall or cave in
  3. paced- (verb past tense) a rate of movement
  4. Reenactment (noun) the acting out or repetition of a past event.
  5. Enthusiastic – (adjective) to be eager
  6. Contagious -(adjective) capable of being transmitted by bodily contact with an infected person or object.
  7. Tally -(verb) to mark or record

CHAPTER 5

  1. Grumbled -(verb) to murmur or complain silently
  2. Ridiculous- (adjective) absurd or unbelievable
  3. Disguise  -( verb) to change one’s appearance
  4. Plaque  -(noun) an ornamental tablet made of wood or metal honoring a person or event. 
  5. Enormous -(adjective) very large.
  6. Accomplishments (plural noun) some things that have been achieved successfully.
  7. “lame joke” – (idiom) not a funny joke
  8. Nudged – (past tense verb) a light touch or push

SOCIAL STUDIES -Review your outline for your next test on February 4, 2022.

Math: Homework tonight varies by student completion of projects during class time this week. 

1. If The Bakery Decimal Project was not completed in class, please complete for homework tonight.

2. If the Bakery Decimal Project was completed in class, complete the Snow Globe Project.

3. If both of those assignments were completed by the end of class today, there are a few students that will complete a digital Decimal Breakout Room posted to the math google classroom.

Science: At Home Lab Experiment is due Friday 2/4/22. See slides on google classroom

5A Religion: Final edited copy of the St. John Neumann Essay is due by Friday 1/28/22.

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

ELA – 1. Complete the sentence diagramming sheet you will receive today.

2.  Review your vocabulary and spelling for your test this Friday.  Your new vocabulary for Chapters 4-5 is on Google Classroom.

Vocabulary: Chapter Three: 
Bickering – argue about petty things
 Scurried – to hurry along
Chuckling – to laugh softly
Colonial costume – a type of clothing worn in the 1600s-1700s.
Clackety-clack – Quick sharp sound; onomatopoeia
Fierce scowl-  an angry expression
Inconspicuous – not clearly visible or attracting attention
Marker – an object used to show a position or place
Evidence – fact or information that proves or disproves something
Complicated – difficult to understand or complex

Please read and review the new vocabulary for Chapters 4-5 before you read Chapter 5 in Mystery on Church Hill. 

Social Studies – Complete your Jamestown Project that is due on Thursday.

Math: Complete Take Home Quiz. This is due tomorrow 1/26/22.

Science: At Home Lab Experiment is posted to the google classroom. The due date is Friday 2/4/22.

 

 

Monday, January 24, 2022

ELA – Read Chapter 4 in Mystery on Church Hill and answer the following questions.

  1. What does the word “reenactment” mean on p. 30?
  2. What character traits would describe Sam?
  3. Look on p. 31. Can you think of one character trait that Sam says that may describe Derek?

Social Studies – Review the NEW outline that is posted on Google Classroom. Answer question #5 on p. 105 using at least three details from the chapter.

Math: Complete Decimal by Decimal Division Packet (all pages). It is due tomorrow 1/25/22 completed.

Chapter 5 Math Test will be on Monday 1/31/22. A study guide will be posted to the math classroom.

 

Week of January 18-21, 2022

Thursday, January 20, 2022

ELA Voyages p. 50. 

Mystery on Chapel Hill – answer the following questions in your notebook.

Comprehension Questions:

  1. What does “reenactment” mean in the story?
  2. What sentence shows personification on p. 35?
  3. Can you find a hyperbole on p. 33?
  4. What did Derek mean when he said, “Or we could be dead.” on p. 39?

Social Studies –  Study your outline for your test tomorrow.

Math: Complete Decimal Division with Whole Numbers Puzzle. All work for the 18 division problems must be shown on the loose-leaf. The homework will not be accepted as complete  WITHOUT showing the work AND completing the puzzle.

Science: The Water Cycle Test is on Monday 1/24/22. Please complete the vocabulary assignment on google classroom since this is one of your study guides.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

ELA – Voyages pp. 48-49. Do NOT try to diagram the sentences. We will be doing that tomorrow during class.

Write a sentence for each new vocabulary word that is listed under Tuesday.

Social Studies – Review and study your outline for your test this Friday on Chapter 3 Lesson 1.

Math: Complete the Decimal Division with Whole Numbers in the Divisor Handout Packet. It is due tomorrow, Thursday 1/20/22.

 

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

ELA –Define each word in your notebook. Spelling and vocabulary test next Friday, January 28, 2022. 

Vocabulary: Chapter Three: Mystery on Church Hill

Bickering – argue about petty things

 Scurried – to hurry along

Chuckling – to laugh softly

Colonial costume – a type of clothing worn in the 1600s-1700s.

Clackety-clack – Quick sharp sound; onomatopoeia

Fierce scowl-  an angry expression

Inconspicuous – not clearly visible or attracting attention

Marker – an object used to show a position or place

Evidence – fact or information that proves or disproves something

Complicated – difficult to understand or complex

Social Studies- Review your outline for your test this Friday.

MATH:  There will be a re-test tomorrow 1/19/22 on the skill of multiplying decimals by decimals. This is multiplication with decimals in each factor. I will do a mini-lesson review before the re-test tomorrow, Wednesday 1/19/22.

Complete workbook pages 313-314 Chapter 5 Lesson 4 : Introduction to Division with Decimals

POW#6 is due Tuesday 1/25/22.

Science: Water Cycle Test will be on Monday 1/24/22. Students are creating study guides in school.

5A Religion: The St. John Neumann Essay is due on Thursday 1/20/22.

 

 

Week of January 10-14, 2022

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

ELA –  Make sure you complete the Martin Luther King Project that is on Google Classroom. This is due tomorrow.

Social Studies – Review and study your outline for your test on January 21, 2022. You can begin the field trip activity on Google Classroom.

Math: Complete EDPUZZLE – Division with Decimals which is posted to the google classroom.

Science: Complete all Water Cycle classwork assignments that you have not completed on google classroom. These assignments count as classwork grades.

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

ELA – Continue working on your Poetry Project that is due on January 18, 2022.

Social Studies – Review and study your outline for your test on January 21, 2022. The outline is on the top of Social Studies Google Classroom.

5B Religion- Bring your rosary to school tomorrow.

Math: Chapter 4 Math test is tomorrow. POW#5 is due tomorrow.

Science: Complete all Water Cycle classwork assignments that you have not completed on google classroom. These assignments

Monday, January 10, 2022

ELA – Make sure you continue working on your poetry project that is due January 18, 2022.

Social Studies – Complete pp. 98-100 and questions on Google Classroom.

5B Religion – Complete assignment on Google Classroom.

Math – study for the Chapter 4 test on Wednesday 1/12. Study guide and study resources are on the math classroom.

Week of January 3-7, 2022

Thursday, January 6, 2021

Math: Complete workbook pages 275-276

 

Wednesday, January 5, 2021

Math: Complete workbook pages 269-270

ELA – Voyages p. 43 # 15-21. Continue working on your Poetry Project that is due on January 18, 2022.

Social Studies – Begin reviewing and read the outline on Chapter 3 Lesson 1 on Google Classroom.  We will finish outlining tomorrow during class. 

Tuesday, January 4, 2021

ELA – You are to have all slides completed for the slides for the Mystery Projects. Make sure you write all your answers in your notebook.

Social Studies-  Read pp. 90-91 and answer the question in your book on p. 91.

Math: Complete workbook pages 261-262

Monday, January 3, 2021

ELA – You are to complete at least one poem on the Poem Project on Google Classroom.

Social Studies – Activity pp. 86-87.

Math: Complete workbook pages 237-238.

Homework: Week of December 20-22, 2021

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

ELA – Read independently for a half hour.

Social Studies – You are to complete the EdPuzzle on Jamestown on Google Classroom. This is due TOMORROW. Remember to take your time.

Monday, December 20, 2021

ELA – You are to read independently for a half hour.

Social Studies – No homework

 

Homework: Week of December 13-17, 2021

Thursday, December 16, 2021

ELA – Test tomorrow on “the comma”. Make sure you review pages 106, 107, 109 in Voyages.

Social Studies – complete page 73 in your textbook.

Math: POW #4 is due on Monday 12/20. There is a copy posted to the math classroom for those who need to print it at home.

Science: All birthstone project templates must be printed at home and brought in to school tomorrow 12/17. This counts as a test grade.

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

ELA –  Review for your ELA test . Your test will be on commas in a series, comma with conjunctions, and direct address will be on Friday, December 17, 2021. Review your Voyages workbook pages 106, 107, and 109.

 Tuesday, December 14, 2021

ELA – The Borrowers Chapters 19-20 Slide 3 to be completed by tomorrow.

Social Studies – Your test is tomorrow. Make sure you review your outline.

Monday, December 13, 2021

ELA – Complete Slides 1-2 on Chapters 19-20 Slides for The Borrowers that you will receive today.

Social Studies – Review your outline on Google Classroom. All material highlighted in yellow and green will be on your test on this WEDNESDAY.

Homework: Week of December 6 – 10, 2021

Thursday, 12/09/21

ELA – You are to finish the slides for The Borrowers for Chapters16-18 and it is due tomorrow.

  • ELA Test on commas in a series, comma with conjunctions, and direct address will be on Friday, December 17, 2021.

Social Studies-  Make sure the EdPuzzle on the Colombian Exchange. 

Math: Complete handout on Patterns with Decimals.

Tuesday, 12/07/21

Math: Complete Subtracting Decimals handout. POW#3 is due on Thursday 12/9.

ELA Reread Chapter 17 in The Borrowers. Continue working on Slide 4 for Chapters 16-18.

Social Studies – Review your outline for your test on December 15, 2021. It is on Google Classroom.

Monday 12/06/21

ELA – Complete new slides 1-3 on Google Classroom Chapters 16-18.

Social Studies – Read the new outline on Google Classroom.

Math: Complete Adding Decimals Handout. POW#3 is due Thursday 12/9/21. Both documents are posted to the math classroom. Some students accidentally completed the HW page in school. They will complete the Rounding Decimals handout for HW, which should have been completed during class.

Homework: Week of November 29-December 3, 2021

Thursday 12/02/21

ELA – Make sure you have page 106 completed by tomorrow in Voyages.

Social Studies – test tomorrow. Chapter 2 Lesson 1; Textbook p.65 #6-7

Math: Complete Christmas Cookies Rounding Decimals Handout. POW#3 Due Thursday 12/9. A copy of the POW#3 is posted on the math classroom.

Science: Chapter 3 vocabulary is on a google doc posted on the classroom. Use the glossary in the science workbook to type the definitions. This is due on Friday 12/3. The glossary is on pages EM 14 – EM 19 in the science workbook.

 

Wednesday 12/01/21

Social Studies – Textbook p. 65 Questions 6-7.

Math: Complete workbook pages 173-174

Science: Chapter 3 vocabulary is on a google doc on the classroom. Use the glossary in the science workbook to type the definitions. This is due on Friday 12/3. The glossary is on pages EM 14 – EM 19 in the science workbook.

Tuesday  11/30/21

ELA –

1. Make sure you finish your ornament that you were given today.

2.  The Borrowers Slide Chapter 13-15.  Complete Slide 3.

Social Studies – p. 65 Question #5

Math: Comparing Decimals google slides due by Wednesday 12/1/21.

5A Religion: Complete rough draft of an ADVENT acrostic poem. Use the Purpose of the Advent Wreath resource on the religion classroom or other advent resources.

 

 

Monday 11/29/21

ELA – Voyages Workbook p. 42.

Social Studies – Explorer Project due tomorrow.

Math: POW#2 is due tomorrow. Comparing Decimals google slides due by Wednesday 12/1/21.

 

Homework: Week of November 22-24,  2021

Tuesday, 11/23/21

Math: Complete workbook pages 161 and 162. POW#2 due on Tuesday 11/30/21.

ELA – independently read for a half hour tonight.

Social Studies- Review the outline for Chapter Two Lesson One on Google Classroom. Your test is not until Friday, December 3, 2021.

 

Monday, 11/22/21

Math: POW#1 Due tomorrow 11/23. Complete math workbook pages 155-156.

ELA – Voyages workbook. Make sure you have page 39 completed.

Social Studies – read the new outline on Google Classroom. Continue working on your Explorer Project that is due November 30, 2021.

Homework: Week of 11/15 – 11/19, 2021

 *  You should be reading independently for at least a half-hour every day.

Thursday, November 18, 2021

Math: Football Math Project is due tomorrow, Friday 11/19. Problem of the Week #1 is due on Tuesday 11/23.

ELAStudy the slides for Chapters 10-12 in The Borrowers for your test tomorrow. 

SS. – You may work on your Explorer Project.

5B Science: Watch the EdPuzzle Video: 4 Spheres of Earth which we previewed today in class. Answer the questions carefully because the grade counts as a quiz. The video is posted to the Science classroom.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

ELA – Voyages Workbook p. 37 # 11-26. Remember – your test is Friday on The Borrowers

Chapters 10-12.

Social Studies- Continue working on your Explorer Project. Please use the graphic organizer that is on Google Classroom with the directions.

Math: Problem of the Week #1 is due on Tuesday 11/23. Step-by-step instructions and a detailed example are posted on google classroom. The Football Math project is due on Friday 11/19/21.

Tuesday, 11/16/21

ELA – You are to work on your Turkey Letter. Remember, the graphic organizer and rough draft needs to be completed no later than tomorrow. Your final draft is due no later than November 22, 2021.

Social Studies – You may start your Explorer Project. Please follow the directions on Google Classroom. It is due on November 30, 2021. Your test is tomorrow

Monday 11/15/21

ELAYou are to have your graphic organizer and your rough draft completed for your friendly turkey letter. This should be done no later than this  Wednesday. Study the Borrowers Chapters 10-12 on Google Slides for your test on Friday, 11/19/21.

Social Studies – Study your outline that is highlighted in yellow for your test on Wednesday 11/17/21. Whatever is highlighted in yellow will be on the test.

5B Religion – Your Mass booklet is due no later than Thursday 11/16/21.

Math: Study for Chapter 2 Test tomorrow.

 

 

 

 

 

Homework: Week of 11/08 – 11/10, 2021

Wednesday, 11/10/21

ELATest on Chapters 10-12 on November 19, 2021 Review Vocabulary and questions on The Borrowers Slide Project.

Social Studies –Use the Glossary to find the definitions and write them in your SS notebook:

  1. Merchant
  2. Trade in enslaved people
  3. Navigation
  4. Astrolabe

   Chapter One Lesson Three OUTLINE Test on WEDNESDAY, 11.17.21

Tuesday, 11/9/21

ELA – Continue working on your rough draft for your turkey letter. Remember to follow the directions on Google Classroom.

Social Studies – Begin the research for your Explorer Project. Use the three sources of information that is posted on Google Classroom as a starting point for your project.

Math: Complete workbook pages 129-130

 

Monday 11/8/21

ELA – Voyages p. 21. You can continue to work on your rough draft for your turkey letter. 

Social Studies: Textbook p. 46.  You will be receiving information about the Explorer Project you will be doing. I have moved your test to Wednesday, 11.17.21 since you have a Math test on Tuesday, 11.16.21

Math: Complete workbook pages 123-124.

 

Homework: Week of 11/01-11/05, 2021

Thursday, November 4, 2021

Math: Complete workbook pages 97-98

ELA – Voyages Workbook p. 139

Religion – Test tomorrow on The Nicene Creed

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

ELAVoyages workbook p. 133. You may begin your rough draft for your turkey letter. Make sure you follow the directions on Google Classroom.

Social Studies – Textbook p. 33 Question # 7

Religion – Study the Nicene Creed for your test on Friday.

Math: Complete workbook pages 91-92.

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

ELA – Work on your Turkey graphic organizer online. You may start your rough draft in pencil on loose leaf.

Social Studies –  Review the outline for Chapter 1 Lesson 3 on Google Classroom.

Religion – Study the Nicene Creed for your test on Friday, November 5, 2021.

Science: Study Chapter 2 vocabulary.

Monday, November 1, 2021

ELA – Read Chapter 9 in The Borrowers and be prepared for questions tomorrow.

Religion – Study the Nicene Creed on Google Classroom in preparation for your test this Friday.

Math: Study for the Chapter 1 Test that is tomorrow. Use the practice test in the workbook as a study guide.

 

 

Homework: Week of 10/25- 10/29, 2021

Thursday, October 28, 2021

Social Studies – TEST. Study your outline on the Classroom for your test TOMORROW.

ELAThe Borrowers Chapters 7-9. Complete only Slide 3.

Math: Complete handout for Lesson 1.12

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

ELA – Google Classroom Chapters 7-9 – you are to complete Slides 1-2. This is due tomorrow.

Social Studies – Study the OUTLINE on Google Classroom for your test on Friday.

Math: Complete workbook pages 71-72

 

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Math: Complete workbook pages 47-48.

Science: Complete “Mixtures and Solutions” cut and paste activity.

ELA – Google Classroom, Complete Sides 4,5,6,  on Chapter 4-6 for The Borrowers.

Social Studies – Study the OUTLINE on Google Classroom for your test on Friday.

Monday, October 25, 2021

ELA – Google Classroom. Complete Slides 1-3 on Chapters 4-6 for The Borrowers.

Social Studies – Review the OUTLINE on Google Classroom for Chapter 1 Lesson 2 for your test this Friday, October 29, 2021.

Math: Complete workbook pages 33-34

 

 

Homework: Week of 10/18 – 10/22, 2021

2021-2022 Yearbook Order Form

The Rosary Rally is on Thursday 10/21 in the Prayer Garden. Bring in your rosary beads on Wednesday 10/20/21. All students are asked to wear their PE uniforms on Thursday 10/21/21.

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Tomorrow is an early dismissal day. 

ELA – Your Autumn Writing Project has been extended until Monday, October 25, 2021. Make sure you email me your cover and your final draft. You must have your graphic organizer and your rough draft as well. 

Social Studies – Your next outline for Lesson 3 is on Google Classroom. Please review. You will have a test on Friday October 29, 2021.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Math and Science: No homework.

ELA – Your Autumn Writing Project has been extended until Monday, October 25, 2021. Make sure you email me your cover and your final draft. You must have your graphic organizer and your rough draft as well. 

Social Studies – Your next outline for Lesson 3 is on Google Classroom. Please review. You will have a test on Friday October 29, 2021.

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

ELA – Your Autumn Writing Project is due this Friday, October 22, 2021. Make sure you email me your cover and your final draft. You must have your graphic organizer and your rough draft as well. 

Math and Science: No homework tonight.

Monday, October 18, 2021

ELA – Voyages Workbook p. 11 # 16-24. Your Autumn Writing Project is due this Friday, October 22, 2021.

Social Studies – textbook p. 23 # 7

Math: Complete the workbook pages 27-28 handout. I know this was completed for HW last week but a majority of students rushed through the assignment and did not show me the required work. Please use the provided looseleaf paper to show your work. Write as neatly as possible. This will count as a quiz grade.

Homework: Week of 10/12  – 10/15,  2021

Friday, October 15, 2021

  ELA – Remember your Autumn Project is due no later than than Friday, October 22, 2o21

 

Math Quiz on Lesson 1.3 Properties of  Addition and Multiplication will be on Monday, October 18, 2021.

Thursday 10/14/21

Math: Study for quiz on Monday 10/18/21

 

Wednesday 10/13/21

Math: Complete workbook pages 27-28. 

 

 

 

Tuesday 10/12/21

ELA – Continue working on your Autumn Writing Projects. If you complete your final draft and submitted your final draft and color picture copy to Mrs. Attanasio then begin a rough draft on writing a five stanza poem, “What I am Thankful For in 2021” on loose leaf.

Math: Complete the Exponents! Color by Number handout, if you did not complete it during class. I know finding the missing exponent is challenging, but use our class notes to try to solve for the missing exponent. If you get too frustrated, I will review those problems tomorrow during math class.

 

 

 

Homework: Week of 10/04  – 10/07  2021

Wednesday, 10/o6/21

Math- Complete the Powers of Ten worksheet handed out and discussed during class today.

ELA – Continue working on your rough draft. You can write another paragraph. You may only do your final draft ONLY if Mrs. Attanasio signed your rough draft.

Social Studies – Study your outline for your test on October 12, 2021.

Tuesday 10/5/21

REMEMBER TO CHARGE YOUR CHROMEBOOK EACH NIGHT

ELA – You can work on your Autumn Project. This does not mean to complete it. Just make  sure you complete the graphic organizer. If that is done, then do at least one paragraph for your rough draft. Remember: your story must have at least 5 paragraphs or more. Each paragraph should be 5 sentences. You can begin typing your final draft only when Mrs. Attanasio proof reads your rough draft.

Social Studies– Make sure you have your EdPuzzle completed and turned in on EdPuzzle and  Google Classroom.

Math: Complete handout on Powers of 10 and Exponents

Science: Complete Chapter vocabulary definitions, if you did not finish during class time.

 

Monday 10/4/21

Math: Complete Associative Property Activity. I sent you home with 2 pieces of lined paper so that you to can show me your work when solving the examples. Completing the coloring page alone does not count as completing your assignment. Please staple all 4 pages together and return completed by tomorrow.

ELA – Voyages Book p.11 # 1-5

Social Studies- Review the outline on Google Classroom for Ch. 1 Lesson 1. 

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UPCOMING TESTS/QUIZZES/ PROJECTS

Social Studies – Test on Chapter One: Lesson One: Ancient American Indian Civilizations will be on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. Your outline is on Social Studies Google Classroom. You will receive more details on Monday, October 4, 2021.

ELA – Your Autumn Writing Project is due Thursday, October 21, 2021. We will be doing most of this particular project during class time.

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Homework: Week of 9/27-10/1    2021  

Thursday 9/30/21

ELA – your test on Chapters 1-3 in The Borrowers is tomorrow. Make sure you review the Study Sheet on Google Classroom.

Social Studies – your Pangaea Project is due no later than tomorrow.

Math: Finish the”Cut and Paste Activity”  for Commutative, Associative, and Distributive Properties, if it wasn’t completed in Math class today.

 

Wednesday, 09/29/21

ELA – You are to review on p. 8 of Voyages: Singular and Plural Nouns for your Quiz tomorrow. Your test on The Borrowers is on Chapters 1-3 is on Friday, October 1, 2021. Please review.

Social Studies – Make sure your Pangaea Project is completed if you did not complete and give it to me no later than Friday, October 1, 2021.

Math: Complete workbook pages 21 and 22

 

Tuesday, 09/28/21

Science: Chapter 1 Test tomorrow: As discussed in detail during class today, the test tomorrow is on the 7 Physical Properties of Matter that are in your notebook.  You need to know the definitions of each of the 7 Properties, which are provided in the middle column of the study guide. You also need how you determine if a substance or object has the particular physical property. The test is NOT OPEN BOOK!

ELA – Always check this page for homework. Remember: if you do not complete your homework you will lose 5 points.  Tonight, you can review  singular and possessive nouns( see p. 8 in Voyages ) for your Quiz on Thursday, September 30, 2021. Review your Study Guide for The Borrowers Test on Friday, October 1, 2021.

Monday, 09/27/21

ELA –  You are to complete the Singular and Plural Possessive Nouns (Grammar Homework )on Google Classroom. You are to “turn in” after it is completed. Remember:  *Quiz on  Possessive Nouns and Collective Nouns will be on Thursday, September 30, 2021. Test on Chapters 1-3 of The Borrowers will be on Friday, October 1, 2021. We will review during class all week.

 

Homework Week of 9/20-9/24

Thursday, 09/23/21

Do not forget: Dress Down tomorrow. $1.00 Color is yellow or gold.

Math: Go Math Lesson 1.1 and Lesson 1.2 Quiz will be on Tuesday 9/28/21.

ELA –  You are to reread Chapter 2 and Chapter 3 from The Borrowers. We will answer comprehension questions tomorrow.

Science: Chapter 1 Properties of Matter Vocabulary Test will be on Wed.  9/29/21. Students will have a study guide in their notebooks to review and study from.

Wednesday, 09/22/21

Math – No homework tonight.

Social Studies – You are to complete the Question on Google Classroom on the Autumnal Equinox and make sure you “turn in.”

ELA – Finish reading Chapter 2 in The Borrowers. 

Tuesday, 9/21/21

ELA – Voyages Workbook – complete p. 8. This is due tomorrow,

SS – Workbook p. 13, Only Question # 6 in complete sentences.

Monday, 9/20/21

Math: complete workbook pages 15 and 16. This assignment is due on Wednesday 9/22/21.

ELA – You are to complete only Side 4 on THE BORROWERS PROJECT on Google Classroom. This is due tomorrow.

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UPCOMING TESTS/PROJECTS

Math: Go Math Lesson 1.1 and Lesson 1.2 Quiz will be on Tuesday 9/28/21.

ELA:

     *Quiz on  Possessive Nouns and Collective Nouns will be on Thursday, September 30, 2021.

     * TEST on Chapters 1-3 of The Borrowers will be Friday, October 1, 2021 -We will review all next week with the focus on Character Traits, Setting, Narrator, and Point of View.

  Science: Chapter 1 Properties of Matter Vocabulary Test will be on Wed. 9/29/21. Students will have a study guide in their notebooks to review and study from.

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Homework Week of 9/13-9/17

FRIDAY, 9/17/21

Dear Parents,

Your child received the St. Francis de Sales Catholic Academy Code of Conduct and Discipline Form (Grades 5-8) today. This packet is to be signed by your child and a parent/guardian. It is to be returned by Tuesday, September 21, 2021 to his/her classroom teacher.   ~ Mrs. Attanasio and Mrs. Norton.

Reminder: Students will be completing the I-Ready Diagnostic Test next week, 

Thursday, 9/16/21

Math – Go to Google Math Classroom to find the link for tonight’s assignment: Identifying Place Value of Numbers. Students can complete the assignment digitally or print out a paper copy. 

ELA – Make sure you complete pp. 1-3 on Google Classroom, THE BORROWERS PROJECT.

Wednesday 9/15/21

Math – There is no homework tonight. We reviewed Lesson 1.1 pages 9-10 HW in class. You can refer to this video for additional support at home.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MC535icEmrs

ELA – Make sure you “turn in” the questions on Chapter One of The Borrowers on Google Classroom.

S.S Answer the question in pencil on p. 7 Reading Check.

Tuesday, 9/14/21 

ELA – Finish reading the first chapter of  The Borrowers.

  5A Social Studies – this homework will not be due until Wednesday. 

  • You are creating a “made up” recipe using at least three ingredients below. You are NOT making this recipe with real food.

Write this on loose leaf paper for tomorrow. It should just be a paragraph

Native American Recipes

Ingredients can be sweet potato, potato, tomato, beans, peppers, peanuts, avocado,

Butternut squash, wild rice, papaya, cacao, corn, carrots

Make up a Name (examples below)

Hiawatha’s Favorite Dinner

Sacajawea Soup

 

Math: Complete workbook pages 9 and 10

 

 

Monday 9/13: Math: Complete workbook page 4.

Science: none

ELA    * (only 5A) Make sure p. 7 is completed in your Voyager Workbook.

           * 5B Social Studies 

              5A Social Studies – this homework will not be due until Wednesday. 

                    We will discuss tomorrow during class.

  • You are creating a “made up” recipe using at least three ingredients below. You are NOT making this recipe with real food.

Write this on loose leaf paper for tomorrow. It should just be a paragraph

Native American Recipes

Ingredients can be sweet potato, potato, tomato, beans, peppers, peanuts, avocado,

Butternut squash, wild rice, papaya, cacao, corn, carrots

Make up a Name (examples below)

Hiawatha’s Favorite Dinner

Sacajawea Soup

 

 

 

Friday, September 10, 2021

Reminders:

  1. Chromebooks must be charged each night. Make sure you pack your charger in your Chromebook bag.
  2. All students must have a listening device, either earbuds, AirPods, or headphones with them each day.
  3. Art supplies: All students must bring in a spiral sketchbook and watercolor paint palette no later than Wednesday, 9/15/21

 

Thursday, September 9, 2021

You are to charge your Chrome Books and bring to school tomorrow.

    * Reminder: Your Math, Social Studies, and Science books should be covered with clear contact paper by Monday, September 13, 2021.

    * Bring a healthy snack and a water bottle to school tomorrow.

 

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Homework

    * You are to charge your Chrome Books and bring to school tomorrow.

    * Your Math, Social Studies, and Science books should be covered with clear contact paper by Monday, September 13, 2021.

 

 

Welcome to 5th Grade!

Here is some helpful information for you as we kick off our 2021-2022 school year!

Specials will begin this Thursday, 9/9/21

 

Specials Schedule:

5A: Mrs. Norton

Mondays: STEM

Tuesdays: Physical Education

Wednesdays: Art

Thursdays: Spanish (Spanish will begin on Thursday 9/9/21)

Fridays: Art (Art will begin on Friday 9/10)

 

5B: Mrs. Attanasio

Mondays: Art

Tuesdays: Physical Education

Wednesdays: STEM

Thursdays: Spanish (Spanish will begin on Thursday 9/9/21)

Fridays: Art (Art will begin on Friday 9/10)

 

Weekly Mass: Grade 5 will attend 9:00 am mass on Thursdays.

 

Looking forward to a wonderful year together!

Mrs. Norton and Mrs. Attanasio