Happy 3rd week of Advent!! Happy last week before Christmas vacation!! We are winding down 2nd quarter. Please make sure if they have any missing assignments, they get them completed and turned in this week. It's going to be a busy week so make sure they are keeping up!
Homework help on Tues and Wed
Mon 12/16 Band elective
Thurs 12/19 4th grade class mass @ 8:15am in chapel
Week 17 assessment
Fri 12/20 Free Dress
Christmas party starts @ 11am
12:30pm Dismissal & No extended care!
Religion- We are still meeting every morning for our Advent faith family activities. We will be reviewing Chapter 9 "The Holy Spirit Guides Us." Practice for our class mass in the chapel on Thurs.
Math- Finish Chapter 3 and continuing with our division practice.
Language Arts- Read aloud Chapter 3 "The Indian in the Cupboard." Review questions and class discussion. Unit 11 Spelling worksheet. Grammar review on verbs.
Social Studies- Week 17 "The New Economy." read and highlight important facts. Crossword puzzle and Think and review questions.
Science- Finish Chapter 4 biomes. Chapter review and vocab card game
I hope everyone has a Merry Christmas and a happy new year!!
Happy 2nd week of Advent!! Please remember to bring either peanut butter or jelly for the all school Christmas food drive for those less fortunate than we are. Last day is Tues Dec 17th.
Our community service at Pacifica/Hampshire will be on Friday, Dec 13th at 9:45am. We are still in need of drivers. If you are available, please let me know asap. It is greatly appreciated!
Students selected their books for their book reports last week. Please make sure they are reading as much as they can in their spare time. We will be writing a 5 paragraph essay together in class. Everything for their book report will be done in class, with some editing done as homework. They will also be doing a short presentation in front of the class. More details to follow.
Homework help Tues & Wed.
Mon 12/9 Band Elective class
Wed 12/11 Grammar Test
Thurs 12/12 "The Indian in the Cupboard" Quiz Chapters 1-3
Fri 12/13 Pacifica/Hampshire @ 9:45am
Sun 12/15 All School Mass St Patrick's Church @ 7am- wear uniform
Religion- We are continuing to meet every morning with our Faith families for Advent activities. We will be finishing Chapter 9 "The Holy Spirit Guides Us."
Math- Chapter 3 division practice. Lesson on dividing by a 1 digit number. We are coming to the end of the chapter, so please make sure they are still reviewing their multiplication flash cards.
Language Arts- Continue reading chapters 2 and 3 "The Indian in the Cupboard." Complete comprehension questions and vocabulary terms. Spelling test on Fri. Continue writing an informational paragraph.
Social Studies- Week 16 "The End of the Mission System." Read and underline important facts. Crossword puzzle, Think and Review questions, and Venn Diagram- Missions vs Ranchos.
Science- Continue Chapter 4 Biomes. Lesson 2 on Water Ecosystems. Review questions and workbook pages and questions for review.
Have a great week everyone!
Hope everyone had a blessed Thanksgiving and nice week at home with your families! It's the first week of Advent!! We will be meeting with faith families every morning for Advent preparation and activities. We also have a Penance service on Tuesday.
Please remember to return signed progress reports if you haven't done so already. We will be going to the Hampshire/Pacifica for our community service next Friday, Dec 13th. If you have selected you can drive, you will be receiving a letter on Tues. Please return it asap, no later than Friday, Dec 6th.
Homework help is on Tuesday & Wednesday.
Mon 12/2 Band elective class @ 1:20pm
Tues 12/3 Penance prayer service @ 8:45am
Thurs 12/5 Grammar Test on Verbs and verb tenses
Fri 12/6 Mass @ 8:15am
Religion- Begin Chapter 9 "The Holy Spirit Guides Us." Writing activity on the importance of making choices, events of the Pentecost worksheet.
Math- Students must keep working hard to memorize their times tables. Division will not make sense, if they are making multiplication errors. Lesson on division with regrouping, and dividing a 3 digit by a 1 digit number. Math IXL on chromebooks.
Language Arts- Begin our class read "The Indian in the Cupboard." Spelling unit 8. Review verbs and introduce verb tenses. Begin writing an informational paragraph.
Social Studies- Week 15 "Rancho Life." Read and highlight important facts. Crossword puzzle, Think and review questions, and activity.
Science- Continue on Chapter 4 "Biomes." Reviewing vocab cards and completing lesson worksheets.