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Welcome to the 5th Grade 
This is where I will write what happened during the day. It will usually be updated by the end of the school day, but there are times I will not be able to get to it so then check the students assignment pad for upcoming test/quizzes. 
 

September 18

 Students began the day with changing fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions again. Then students went to Spanish. Then we continued to go over the their Tuck Packet. Then in religion we discussed worship. After lunch students brainstormed a thank you letter to the STARBASE stewards. In science we continued to discuss matter and then in social studies we discussed regions. Lastly students went to gym. 

September 17

Students began the day with changing fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions. Then we review their Tuck Everlasting packet. The class went to chorus and after went to the computer lab to begin work on their saint project. After lunch we discussed common and proper nouns. In science we began our discussion of matter. Lastly we read about the states. 

September 16

Today we began the day with place value. We went to music in the morning and took a spelling test. Before lunch we began reading in our religion book about worship. In the afternoon students completed pretests in both science and social studies. Students also identified nouns.  

September 9-13

We spent the week attending STARBASE. Students did hands on activities involving STEM.  

September 6, 2019

Students began the day with math. They played a matching game with place value. Then we discussed mass before going. When we returned students reflected on mass and had snack. For social studies we discussed their first long term project, a timeline about themselves. For language arts students wrote about their summer. After lunch students went to art and then we discussed science. Lastly students met their book buddy from first grade.

All students need to bring a lunch on Monday.  

September 5, 2019

Students began the day with explaining what they think science is. In math they did a worksheet using digits to explain things about themselves. We have a guest from STARBASE visit the class to give the students a better idea of what they will be doing. For religion students completed a sort on the parts of mass. After lunch the class got to visit the library and then worked on hand writing. In social studies we went over reading a timeline. 

Please return the folder and paperwork as soon as possible. The permission slip and money are due Friday, September 6th. 

September 4, 2019

Students began the day with making a flag about themselves. Students then took the pretest for math and ate snack. The class when to Spanish and when they returned we discussed the rules. For religion we went through the parts of mass. After lunch the class took notes on timelines and partner read a first day of school story. Lastly students went to gym. Tomorrow we will have library. 

Please return the folder and paperwork as soon as possible. The permission slip and money are due Friday, September 6th.

September 3, 2019

Today was the first day back to school. Fr. Melnick began the school year with a prayer and a blessing in the café. Then the students can upstairs. We spent the whole morning organizing. We put papers away, organized their binders, and collected ear buds. At 10 students went to chorus. Before and after lunch Mrs. Neville discussed the handbook with them. Then we got to know one another. We played person bingo. Students learned more about me. Lastly we went through the paper work for the class. Please return the folder and paperwork as soon as possible. The permission slip and money are due Friday, September 6th.