Fifth Grade

Upcoming Tests/Projects, Announcements:

   * ELA – Autumn Project is due no later than Monday, October 25, 2021.

   * Social Studies Test is Friday, October 29, 2021

   * Sign Language Club begins Friday, October 29, 2021 from 2:30-3:30.

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