May 22, 2014


May 22, 2014

Dear Fifth Grade Parents,

I hope you all have a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend! Tomorrow is Field Day and 5A colors are Pink and Blue! Please remember to come prepared in case it rains!!!!


We are currently working on Ch. 19 Sacraments of Commitment. The test for this lesson will be Friday, May 30th.


Tuesday 5/27: Ch. 9 Review

Wednesday 5/28: Ch. 9 Review

Thursday5/29 Part 1 Ch. 9 Test

Friday5/30 Part 2 Ch. 9 Test

Social Studies

We have begun lesson 11, To Declare Independence of Not! Students are currently working in small groups to prepare for a panel debate between 6 historical figures. Patriots vs. Loyalists. The Panel debate will be held on 6/2. The test for this lesson will be on 6/6.


In Chapter 4 of the Family Life text, students are learning the changes that occur during puberty. They will discuss the importance of growing in a balanced way-physically, mentally, morally, and spiritually. Students will take a quiz based on their Ch. 3 and 4 study guides next Friday, (5/30).

Language Arts

Students are currently finishing their unit of Descriptive Writing. Next week students will start a short unit on Subject and Predicates which will continue until the end of May. Below are the following dates for upcoming quizzes and tests.


May 27th Spelling Test and Subject and Predicate quiz

May 29th Subject and Predicate test for 5A

May 30th Subject and Predicate test for 5B

June 3rd  Spelling Test (last one)