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5th Grade Family Letter December 4, 2017


Thurs.  12/7- Reconciliation 1:00-2:30pm

Fri. 12/8 – School Mass at 10:00 AM with Family Groups (students will eat lunch with their family groups) *cold lunch

Tues. 12/12- Thurs. 12/14 Accreditation Visit

Tues. 12/12- Book reports are due

Wed. 12/13 – Vocabulary Unit 4 Quiz

Thurs. 12/14 – Christmas Program 7-8pm

Fri. 12/15 – Half Day noon dismissal


Reading: Complete Rules before Christmas Break.

Students have read books independently for their reading logs. Students will pick a book from their reading logs or a new one to read this week to complete a book report. Book reports will be due Tuesday of next week.  Formats sent home with students today.

Writing: write informative texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. Using commas to separate items in a series and in introductory words.

Vocabulary: Unit 4 pages 30-31 Words:   aggressive, associate, deceive, emigrate, flexible, glamour, hazy, linger, luxurious, mishap, overwhelm, span.

Religion: Advent- the reasons we celebrate the season.

Science: Slow Changes to Earth’s Surface; weathering, erosion, deposition, and mountain building

Math: Multiplying with decimals


Please make sure kiddos are reading at least 20 minutes a night and filling out their GIST list.


God Bless,

Mrs. Morrison