Monday, December 15, 2014

spelling - study for Unit 2 test on Wednesday (bubble test)Thursday (written test)
Grammar - unit 2 test over nouns and possessive nouns tomorrow
Math - pgs. 189-190 wkbk on real world problems in Algebra chapter 5 test on Wednesday

Thursday, December 11, 2014

NO HOMEWORK!  The fifth grade was awarded a no homework pass because I won the jousting contest given by the library book fair.  Because there is the Christmas program tonight I felt this was a good night to use the homework pass so everyone come to the program and enjoy yourselves!

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Health - complete study guide for lesson 3 chapter 2 and be ready for a quiz over that lesson.
Math - pgs. 179-181 wkbk
Spelling - pg. 60.  Study for test on Friday
Reading/Voc - test tomorrow

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Health - complete study guide for lesson 3 chapter 2 and be ready for quiz over lesson tomorrow
Math - pgs. 175-178 evens or odds
Spelling - pg. 59.  Study for test on Friday
Religion - research our faith ancestors to report on tomorrow.

Monday, December 8, 2014

Spelling - pg. 58.  Study for test on Friday
Writing - brainstorm a movie, book, or TV show to write a review about this week in class.
Write a Christmas letter to anyone that is 3-4 paragraphs long to be ready to type in computer class next Monday, Dec. 15.
Music - Christmas shirts, and hats are to be at school tomorrow!

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Social Studies - study lesson 2 of chapter 4 to prepare for chapter test.
Math - pgs. 202-203 evens.  Chapter 4 test tomorrow
Spelling - pg. 53.  Study for test on Friday.
Health - complete study guide for lesson 1 chapter 2 and be ready for a quiz over lesson 1 tomorrow.

Monday, December 1, 2014

Social Studies - Thursday is chapter 4 test.  Tonight study lesson 1 of chapter 4 and complete wkbk pg. 38.
Math - pgs. 153-155 wkbk.  Test over chapter 4 will be on Thursday.
Spelling - write words 2 x's each from pg. 51.  Test on Friday.
Music - Christmas Headgear due tomorrow

Monday, November 24, 2014

Math - pgs. 150-152 wkbk.  Dividing fractions by using reciprcals
Religion - test over ch 8 tomorrow
Computers - practice typing skills by going to freetypinggame.net

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Science - study for ch 4 test which will be on Friday?
Math - pg. 142 odds and pg. 146 evens
Library - read chapters 2-5 for class tomorrow, which was assigned last Thursday

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Social Studies - test over chapter 3 tomorrow
Reading/Vocabulary - test over Maya Lin article and voc tomorrow
Math - pg. 134 wkbk
Spelling - study words for test on Friday

Monday, November 10, 2014

Social Studies - pg. 29 wkbk begin studying for chapter 3 test on thursday.
Math - pgs. 131-132
Spelling - pg. 46.  Test on Fri.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Reading/Voc - test tomorrow
Spelling - study words for test on Friday
Religion - study for test on Friday over chapter 7.
Library class tomorrow

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Math - pgs. 158-159 do evens to practice for test tomorrow over chapter 3.
Science - pgs. 89-90 wkbk.
Grammar - pgs. 39-40 plural nouns
Spelling - pg. 41.  Study for test on Friday

Monday, November 3, 2014

Social Studies -m pg. 24 wkbk
Spelling - pg. 40.  Study for test on Friday
Math - study for chapter 3 test on Wednesday over adding and subtracting fractions
Writing - brainstorm ideas of how to make St. Bernadette a better place.(opinion) pg. 190-191 in reading book

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Science - pgs. 79-80 wkbk.  Quiz over lesson 2 chapter 4 tomorrow.
Math - pgs. 113-114 wkbk subtracting mixed numbers
Spelling - pg. 35.  Study for test on Friday.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Math -pgs. 111-112 in the wkbk
Spelling - pg. 34.  Study for test on Friday
Write down an idiom and bring it to class tomorrow.  ex. Quit pulling my leg!

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Spelling - study for Unit 1 bubble test tomorrow and written test Friday

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Grammar - Unit 1 test tomorrow
Spelling - Unit 1 bubble test Thursday and written test Friday

Monday, October 20, 2014

Math - pgs. 103-106 wkbk
Vocabulary - Unit test tomorrow
Grammar - Unit test Wednesday
Spelling - Unit test Thursday

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Social Studies - study for chapter 2 test tomorrow
Religion - chapter 5 test tomorrow
Spelling - test tomorrow

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Social Studies - pg. 21 wkbk.  study lessons 3 and 4 of chapter 2 for chapter test on Friday.
Science - pgs. 75-76 wkbk.  be ready for quiz over lesson 1 chapter 4 tomorrow.
Spelling - pg. 27.  Study for test on Friday.
Book orders due tomorrow!

Monday, October 13, 2014

Social Studies - test over chapter 2 on Friday.  Review lessons 1 and 2 tonight w/ pg. 20 wkbk.  After completing wkbk pg. study those lessons.
Spelling - pg. 26.  Study for test on Friday.
Music - practice recorders and have them returned by Tuesday, tomorrow!
Book Orders - due Wednesday

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Math - pgs. 112-113. practice problems to prepare for chapter 2 test tomorrow.
Music - Recorders were sent home to be practiced over the long weekend. Please bring recorders and music folders back next week for music class.
Book Orders - due Oct. 15

Monday, October 6, 2014

math - pgs. 75-78.  Practice solving real world problems.  Test over chapter 2 Wednesday
Book Orders for Mrs. Sanders due Oct. 15th.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Health - study for chapter 1 test tomorrow
Spelling - tests tomorrow
Math - pgs. 65-67 wkbk

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Health - study for chapter 1 test on Friday.
Spelling - study for test on Friday and do pg. 22.
Reading/Voc - test tomorrow
Math - pg. 102 in text book 1-4.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Math - pgs. 63-64.
Health - complete study guide for lesson 6 and be prepared for a quiz over lesson tomorrow.  Chapter 1 test will be on Friday.
Spelling - pg. 21.   Study for test on Friday.
Grammar - pg. 20 on writing complex sentences

Monday, September 29, 2014

Math - pgs. 60-62 wkbk. Practice division w/ 2 digit divisors for test over chapter 2 next week.
Spelling - check pg. 19.  Do pg. 20.  Study for test on Friday

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Health - lesson 4 study guide needs to be complete and there will be a quiz over lesson 4 tomorrow.
Religion - chapter 4 test tomorrow
Magazines needed for art to cut pictures

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Health - complete study guide for lesson 2 chapter 1 and be ready for a quiz over lesson 2 tomorrow.
Math - pgs. 51-53.  Do odds or evens
Social Studies - pg. 13 wkbk. 

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Religion - study for chapter 3 test on the Beatitudes
Spelling - study for test on Friday
Health - read pgs. 8-9 and complete lesson 1 study guide

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Math - pgs. 43-46 wkbk.
Spelling  pg. 15.  Study for test on Friday.
Grammar - pgs. 13-14. 
BOX TOPS DUE FRIDAY
RECONCIILATION  - TOMORROW AT 9:30

Monday, September 15, 2014

Science - test over chapter 3 tomorrow
Math - pgs. 40-42 wkbk
Spelling - pg. 14.  Study for test on Friday
Box Tops contest. Due this Friday

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Social Studies - chapter 1 test tomorrow
Reading/voc - test tomorrow
Spelling - pg. 10.  Test Friday.
Library class tomorrow!

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Social Studies - study lessons 3 and 4 tonight to get prepared for Thursdays chapter 1 test.
Science - pg. 66 wkbk 1-7.  Test next Tuesday over chapter 1
Math - pgs. 27-28 - calculator work
Spelling - study for test on Friday

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Religion - test over chapter 1 on Creation.
Science - pgs. 64-65 wkbk.
Math - pgs. 39-40 hard cover.  Test over chapter 1 tomorrow

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Religion - There will be a test over chapter 1 on Friday so studying two nights is advised.
Math - pgs. 20-22 wkbk. 
Library class on Thursday!

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Math -  pgs. 15-19 wkbk. on estimating sums and differences by using rounding and front-end strategies.
Science - write a fictional narrative on predator/prey relationship.  pg. 152
Please donate to ALS ice bucket challenge

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Math - study 4's and 5's in multiplication to be tested on tomorrow.
Writing - compare and contrast the main characters in the book, On My Honor, and give a good description of each character

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Another good day!  Tonight I would like to have the students study their 2's and 3's facts in multiplication.  They will be working in groups to get the math facts memorized because this is needed to accomplish the math standards in 5th grade.  Please help with this at home!

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

What a good start to the new school year. Everyone came with smiles on their faces and seemed to be glad they were back at this great school!  We covered a lot of things today and will be working hard the rest of this week.  We ended the day by gathering in the parish hall and having our bookbags blessed by Father Kessler.  Just a reminder that we are having a whole school mass tomorrow, Wednesday, so girls need to be in their jumpers and boys in long pants.  See you tomorrow!

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Science - Test over chapter 12 tomorrow on energy
Math - pgs. 168-172 wkbk.  Volume
Social Studies - pg. 97 wkbk

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Math - chapter 14 test tomorrow over 3D objects
Science - pg. 284 wkbk.  Quiz over magnetism tomorrow
Social Studies - read pgs. 419-421.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Math - pgs. 226-228 hard cover book.  Chapter 13 test tomorrow over triangles and 4 sided figures
Grammar - Unit 5 test over adjectives tomorrow
Science - quiz over electric chapter 12 lesson 4.
Spelling - study for Unit 5 spelling test on Thursday and Friday
Every student needs a plastic hanger for tie/dying on Friday

Monday, May 12, 2014

Math - pgs. 142-143 wkbk.  Chapter 13 test will be on Wednesday
Vocabulary - Unit 5 vocabulary test is tomorrow - Tuesday
Grammar - Unit 5 grammar test over adjectives is Wednesday
Spelling - Unit 5 bubble test is Thursday and written test is Friday

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Reading/Voc - Test tomorrow
Science - quiz over chapter 12 lesson 3 on light
Math - pgs. 135-136 wkbk. 
Spelling - pg. 156.  study for test on Friday
Religion - pg. 219.  Study for test on Friday

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Science - pg. 271 wkbk (1-10)
Spelling - pg. 155. Test on Friday.
Social Studies - students need to be able to sing the National Anthem by memory!
Library - Walk Two Moons needs to be finished by Thursday.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Math - pgs. 127-130 wkbk
Spelling- pg. 154. Study for test on Friday
Social Studies - pgs. 87-88 wkbk

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Science - pg. 267 (1-9)
Spelling - study for test tomorrow
Box Tops need to be turned in for the last time this year!
Pictures of students are due for bulletin board and video

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Math - pg. 123-124 wkbk.
Spelling - pg. 150.  Study for test on Friday
Reading/Voc - test tomorrow
Library - chapters 35-39 need to be read by tomorrow

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Science - pgs. 263-264 wkbk. Chapter 12 lesson 1.
Math - pgs. 121-122.  Chapter 13 lesson 1.
Spelling - study for test on Friday.
Religion - test over Easter chapter tomorrow

Monday, April 28, 2014

Social Studies - pg. 84 wkbk.  Research a state to be able to make a power point presentation on that state and the state of Ohio for next Monday.
spelling - pgs. 148.  study for test on Friday.
Library - read chapters 35-39 in Walk Two Moons by Thursday
Please vote for Shea McGuire/Leah Palmer from Fisher Catholic to be athlete of the week on Lancaster Eagle Gazette site!

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Religion - Test over Holy week tomorrow.
Reading/Voc - test tomorrow
Health - study guide for lesson 4 completed.  Be ready for quiz over lesson tomorrow.
Library - Walk Two Moons chapters 24-27 completed to be discussed
Gym - bring in Jump Rope for Your Heart Papers

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Health - chapter 5 lesson 3 study guide needs to be complete and be ready for quiz over lesson 3 tomorrow.  Chapter 5 test on Friday.
Spelling - pg. 143.  Study for test on Friday.
Religion - Holy Week chapter test on Thursday.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Math - chapter 12 test over measuring angles tomorrow.
Spelling - pg. 142.  Test on Friday.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Social Studies - study for chapter 8 test over Government which is tomorrow!
Health - complete study guide lesson 2 chapter 5 on eyes, ears, and teeth and be ready for quiz over lesson tomorrow.
Reading/Voc - test tomorrow

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

health - lesson 1 chapter 5 study guide needs to be complete and be ready for a quiz over lesson 1 tomorrow.
Math - pgs. 107-108 wkbk
Social Studies - study for chapter 8 test on Thursday
Spelling - pg. 137.  Study for test on Friday homophones
Grammar - pgs. 135-136 on articles being adjectives

Monday, March 31, 2014

Social Studies - study for chapter 8 test over Government which will be Thursday.
Math - pgs. 101-104.  Finding angle measurements
Spelling - pg. 136.  Study for test on Friday

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Book Reports due tomorrow
Social Studies - pg. 74 wkbk
Reading/Voc - test tomorrow
Spelling - study for test on Friday

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

health - chapter 4 test tomorrow on Nutrition - study
Grammar - pgs. 129-130
Spelling - pg. 131.  Study for test on Friday
Social Studies - read pgs. 332-333.

Monday, March 24, 2014

Book Reports Due Thursday
Math - pgs. 155-156 hard cover book.  Test over chapter 11 tomorrow
Health - complete study guide for lesson 4 chapter 4 and be ready for quiz tomorrow
Spelling - pg. 130.  Test Friday

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Social Studies - pgs. 72-73 wkbk
Math - pgs. 85-88 wkbk
Spelling - Unit bubble test tomorrow - study
Health - complete study guide for lesson 2 chapter 4 and be ready for a quiz over lesson tomorrow.  Journal what you ate today through Friday in your journals.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Math - pgs. 83-84 on double bar graphs
Health - complete lesson 1 chapter 4 study guide and be ready for quiz over lesson tomorrow
Grammar - Unit 4 test tomorrow
Spelling - bubble test Thursday, written test Friday

Monday, March 17, 2014

Vocabulary - Unit 4 test tomorrow
Grammar - Unit 4 test on Pronouns on Wednesday
Spelling - Unit 4 bubble test on Thursday and written test on Friday
Field Trip - to the Planetarium tomorrow.  Students need to have a packed lunch because we will be returning after the hot lunch is served.
Book Reports are due March 27th.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Science - Test over chapter 8 tomorrow.
Social Studies - Test over chapter 7 Thursday.
Math - pgs. 67-69 wkbk.
Spelling - pg. 123.  Study for test on Friday
Bring in permission slips for field trips to the Nursing Home and the Planetarium
Bring props for play in reading book

Monday, March 10, 2014

Science - chapter 8 test on Wednesday.  Study lessons 1 and 2 tonight and 3 and 4 tomorrow night.
Social Studies - chapter 7 test on Thursday.  study lessons 1 and 2 tonight and 3 and 4 tomorrow night and again on Wednesday night.
Math - pgs. 63-66 wkbk
Spelling - pg. 122. Study for test on Friday

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Math - pgs. 83-84 hardcover book.  Chapter 9 test tomorrow
Spelling - test tomorrow
Religion - study for chapter 12 test over The Lord's Prayer

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Math - pgs.41-46 wkbk  Test on Friday over chapter 9
Science - pgs. 186.  Quiz over lesson 3 chapter 8 tomorrow
Social Studies - pgs. 64-65 wkbk
Reading/Voc - Test tomorrow
Spelling - pg. 112.  Test Friday

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Science - pgs. 185-186 wkbk 1-10
Spelling - pg. 111 study for test
Grammar - pgs. 109-110
Social Studies - read pgs. 277-280

Monday, February 24, 2014

Social Studies - write a dialogue from pg. 273 writing assignment
Math - pg. 37-40 wkbk
Spelling - pg. 110.  Study words for test on Friday
Permission Slips for play at OUL due on Wednesday

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Social Studies - review and study for test over chapter 6.  Test will be on Thursday.
Science - pgs. 179-180 wkbk to be completed.  A quiz will be given tomorrow over lesson 2 chapter 8.
Math - pgs. 33-35 wkbk.  Stop at # 22!
Spelling - study words for test on Friday.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Social Studies - study lessons 1 and 2 of chapter 6.  Chapter 6 test is on Thursday.
Math - pgs. 30-32
Spelling - pg. 103 study words for Friday's test.  Do pg. 104 to practice.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Math - pg. 22 wkbk
Reading/Vocabulary - test tomorrow
Spelling - study for test on Friday
Religion - study for test on Friday over chapter 10 The Eucharist

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Religion - Students will be taking a religion test called ACRE which assesses them on their knowledge gained over their Catholic education on Wednesday and Thursday.  A test will also be given over chapter 10 on Friday over the Eucharist.

Science - pgs. 175-176 wkbk.  A quiz will be given over lesson 1 chapter 8 tomorrow.

Math - pgs. 15-20 in wkbks due tomorrow.  They had class time to start this.

Spelling - pg. 99.  study for test on Friday.  Spelling Bee winner will be chosen at the end of this week.

Monday, February 10, 2014

Spelling - pg. 98.  Study for test which will be given on Friday.
Library - have chapters through 19 read by Thursday in, Jacob Have I Loved.
Ask parents' permission to be chosen for King or Queen of Mardi Gras

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Math - pgs. 11-14 wkbk.  If we don't have school Wed. please go over chapter review for chapter 8 to be prepared for test on Thursday.
Grammar - study for Unit 3 test which is on Wednesday over verbs
Spelling - Unit 3 test on Thursday/Friday
Library - read through chapter 14 in the book, Jacob Have I Loved by Thursday
Social Studies - pgs. 54-55 wkbk

Monday, February 3, 2014

Math - study for chapter 8 test on Thursday
Vocabulary - Unit 3 test Tuesady
Grammar - Unit 3 test on Wednesday
Spelling - Unit 3 written and bubble tests on Thursday and Friday

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Religion - a Bible verse is due tomorrow for the Mardi Gras project
Math - pgs. 1-4 wkbk
Spelling - study for test tomorrow
Reading/Vocabulary - test tomorrow

Monday, January 27, 2014

Religion - For the fifth grade Mardi Gras project we need each student to have their favorite Bible verse written to be handed in on Friday.  This can't be too long, perhaps just a one liner, but begin researching and be ready to hand a verse in by Friday.
Spelling - pg. 90.  Study for test on Friday.
Writing - brainstorm two animals that could have a conversation to practice writing dialogue using quotations.
Library - Read chapters 9-11 in Jacob Have I Loved, by Thursday.

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Social Studies - test Friday over chapter 5.  Study a couple of nights for this test
Reading/Vocabulary - test tomorrow
Health - lesson 5 study guide needs to be complete to be ready for quiz over lesson 5 tomorrow
Spelling - study for test on Friday

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Health - complete study guide for lesson 4 on stages of life and be ready for quiz over lesson tomorrow.
Spelling - pgs. 84-85. study for test on Friday.
Social Studies - read pgs. 199-201.  Complete wkbk pgs. 47-48.  Test on Friday over chapter 5

Thursday, January 16, 2014

health - complete study guide for chapter 3 lesson 2 and be ready for a quiz over lesson
religion - test over chapter 8 on Friday
spelling - test tomorrow

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Health - study guide for lesson 1 chapter 3 needs to be completed to be prepared for a quiz over that lesson on Thursday.
Math - pgs. 164-165 review for chapter 6 test tomorrow
Reading/Vocabulary - test tomorrow
Spelling - pg. 79.   Study for test on Friday

Monday, January 13, 2014

Tomorrow is the fifth grade's visit to St. Mary School.  The students are to arrive between 7:30-7:50. The bell rings at 7:50 to begin the day so don't be late!  There are activities and classes for our students to attend.  Lunch will be provided.  They will need a ride home by 2:40.  Please make sure your child knows how they are to get home.
 There was homework assigned today that will be due on Wednesday.
Math - worksheet on finding area of triangles.  The test is scheduled for Thursday, but may be moved to Friday if I see that we need more time to review.
Spelling - pgs. 78-79.  Pg. 79 requires a dictionary.  Dictionary.com can also be used.
Book Orders - due Thursday to Mrs. Sanders

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Spelling - Test over words found on pg. 71.
Math - wkbk pgs. 197-198 Finding base and height of triangles
Reading/Vocabulary - test tomorrow