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5th Grade News

Wednesday, February 14 …Ash Wednesday Mass  Wednesday, February 14…Valentine Day parties ( Yes, they do exchange Valentine”s) Monday, February 19….No School Monday, February 26-Field Trip to Lyric Opera   In reading, students are finishing their Holes book reports.  Next, we will be reading a short chapter book called The Road to Freedom.  Students will be […]

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5th Grade News

EPA Project Due-1/29/18 Our CSW mass-1/31/18 Ch 6 Math Test-1/31/18 Unit 9 Spelling Test 1/31/18 8 am mass 2/6/18 Field Trip to Lyric Opera-2/26/18 It’s invention time!  The inventions have arrived, and what clever minds we have in 5th grade!   The students are excited to present their ideas to you.  What a great way […]

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Students will be taking ASPIRE practice tests on Tuesday and Thursday focusing on Reading and Science.  Students should eat a good breakfast and come to school ready to try their best. 5th grade has 8 am Mass on Friday, January 19th.  Students should meet in Church. The Innovation Fair is Friday, January 26th. Happy New […]

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5th Grade News!

Happy Holiday Season Fifth Grade Families!! Monday, December 18, All School Mass December 20, Band concert Dear Parents, It’s the Christmas season! The children are anxiously awaiting their Christmas break, but realize they have much to complete before they leave. As discussed in religion, they are preparing, hoping, celebrating, and waiting during the Advent Season. […]

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Dear Parents, Thank you for attending conferences.  It is helpful to hear from you and your student regarding this academic year! In religion, our focus is the Advent season. The students will  complete bible studies of Mary, Joseph, Jesus, and other biblical figures.  Fifth grade is leading Mass on Friday, December 8th for the celebration […]

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November 16:                  End of first trimester November 20:                Thanksgiving Prayer Service November 20 and 21:    Book Fair November  21:                Parent Teacher conferences December 1:                   8 am mass In Reading, students are close reading different precepts.  We are also practicing how to analyze a precept and write a paragraph explaining our thoughts.  Students will be identifying theme in short stories […]

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  November 1:                    All-School Mass, 9:00 a.m. November 2:                   Fifth Grade Performance For Parents, 7:00 November 3:                   NO School: Teachers’ In-service November 9:                   Picture Retake Day In Reading, students are close […]

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Red Ribbon Week begins Monday, October 23rd Picture Retake Day will be Thursday, October 26th In religion the students will focus on Mary, the Blessed Virgin.  The month of October is traditionally the time we remember Mary and the rosary.  We are saying a decade of the rosary daily in class.  Thank you for sending […]

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Thursday, Oct. 5~ 8 AM Mass Monday, October 9 ~ No School Thursday, October 12 ~ All school Mass Happy Fall! The start of October brings many new areas of study for our 5th graders.  In language arts, the students will be creating a repetitive poem.     We will concentrate on 2 traits for this […]

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September 19, 8 am mass September 29, Grandparents Mass at 1:15 We’ve been working hard to get into the full swing of our schedules.  We have great expectations that it will be a year of growth and new experiences. In social studies, the students been studying the Money Savvy Pig which is a basic personal […]

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Upcoming calendar notes: Monday, September 4th – No School Thursday, September 7th – Fall Fest begins Friday, September 8th – 1pm Dismissal Monday, September 11th – No School Tuesday, September 12th – School Pictures Wednesday, September 13th – 9am School Mass It’s been wonderful the last couple of weeks getting to know your child/children. They have […]

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5th Grade News

Welcome Back to School!   We had a great first week of class!   We will continue to review classroom policies this week and slowly, but surely,  get into our daily routines.  Please e-mail us with any questions or concerns you may have.  Special schedules are listed below; there are also extra copies in the […]

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Tuesday, June 6th…..8am mass Friday, June 9… Closing Mass and 11:30 DISMISSAL It is difficult to believe that this is the last newsletter of 5th grade!  The time passed much too quickly, especially the last couple of weeks.  The students are anxious for summer to begin.  They are frequently reminded of expected behaviors and to […]

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5th Grade News, May 12, 2015 Friday, May 19….boy/girl talk Friday, May 26th….5th grade to 8:00 AM Mass We celebrated a beautiful May Crowning  all school mass today with our first communicants and eighth graders leading this lovely tribute to Mary. In social studies, we tested on Chapter 8 and are putting the finishing touches […]

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5th Grade News, April, 2017 Tuesday, May 9th ….May Crowning and Mass Thursday, May 11th … Sports Awards 7 pm Friday, May 19….boy/girl talk The students in 117 are reading The Phantom Tollbooth; students in 116 are participating in their last lit circle reading: Bridge to Terabithia, The Westing Game, and Julie of the Wolves.  Students […]

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