What we did this week:
Reading: Story - The Power of W.O.W.
Focus Skill: Author's Purpose & Perspective
Spelling: Lesson 23 - Silent Letters
English: Complete Unit on Capitialization & Punctuation, began brainstorming "Personal Narrative"
Math: Fraction subtraction and subtraction with borrowing
Science: Earth Science - Conservation, Chapter Review, Test
SS: Ch 3 Less 1-2 Practice independent note-taking strategies in preparation for our next assessment.
Tuesday: SS Ch 3 Less 1-2 Quiz
Wednesday: COGAT Testing
Thursday: COGAT Testing
Math Ch 5 Test ( Frac. + and - )
Friday: COGAT Testing
Spelling Lesson 24
* FYI - Please take note that although the last CE assignment was 1/19 - 2 weeks ago, there is no CE due this coming week because of testing. The students have an additional week to complete the next one which will be due 4/9. The remaining due dates are: 4/23, 5/7, and 5/21.
With testing beginning next week, please help out at home to ensure that your child is getting adequate rest, a good breakfast, and a nutritious snack. My fingers are crossed that we can get to warmer weather on a regular basis so the class can get out and run to release some energy through these next 2 weeks.
Be on the lookout for a bright yellow flier coming home today with GREAT NEWS!
Have a wonderful weekend! (Despite the early arriving "April showers"...)
Mrs. Lesley Maurer
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My name is Mrs. Lesley Maurer and I am the 5th grade teacher. This is my 13th year teaching in Catholic schools and my 11th year here at SJS.
Monday - Music
Tuesday - Computer & Spanish
Thursday - Gym & Guidance
Friday - Art