Homework page

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Students may dress down in appropriate clothes. (Shorts cannot be too short)

June 6, 2019
Study for chapter 9 vocabulary test
5A: Journey's wkb. pg. 198

June 5, 2019
ELA: Study challenge words on page 93
Dress Down Day tomorrow

June 4, 2019
ELA: Vocabulary pgs. 98 & 99
 June 3, 2019
Study group A vocabulary words.

May 29, 2019
Put the finishing touches on your blog. Be ready to print.

May 23, 2019
Social Studies: Finish slide 3 on your weather report.

May 21, 2019
5A: Journey's pg. 189 & 190
5B: Journey's pg. 187

May 20, 2019
5A Journey's pgs. 185 &186
5B Journey's pgs. 184 & 185
May 15, 2019
ELA: Study vocabulary words in your notebook.
5B Ready reading pgs. 201 & 202

May 14, 2019
Study for spelling bee pg. 173 and vocabulary words in your notebook.
May 13, 2019
Journey's wkb. pgs. 179 & 180

May 6, 2019
Study for vocab. ch. 8 test tomorrow.

May 2, 2019

ELA: Study vocabulary challenge words.

May 1, 2019
Vocabulary study Group B words meaning and spelling.Pg. 83

April 30, 2019
Study vocabulary group A and root words.Pg. 83

April 29, 2019
ELA: Study Group A and root words on page 83 in vocabulary book.

April 15, 2019
5A: ELA Ready Reading pg. 182 number 4

April 11, 2019
5A: ELA Ready Reading pgs. 179 & 180
5B: Social Studies text pgs. 100-103

April 10, 2019
ELA: Study for Friday's spelling bee. Journey's pg. 160
Dress Down Day Tomorrow

April 9, 2019
Voyages: pg 174 Read and do Exercise 1

April 8, 2019
ELA: Study for tomorrow's vocabulary test.  Words are in your ELA notebook.
Voyages text pg. 417 Ex. E and F do in your ELA notebook.

April 3, 2019

We are out of tissues, please send in a box or two for allergy season.
April 1, 2019
ELA: Journey's wkb. pgs. 159 and 160. Do not need to do the challenge on page 160.

March 28, 2019
Vocabulary wkb. pgs. 77 & 78

March 27, 2019
Vocabulary wkb. Study Group A and suffix(ship)words pg. 73.

March 26, 2019
5A Vocabulary pgs. 74 & 75
5B Ready Reading pg. 131 and Vocabulary pgs. 74 & 75

March 25, 2019
ELA: Study vocabulary chapters 4, 5, and 6

March 21, 2019
5A: Ready Reading pgs. 133 & 134
Animals of the Catskill Mountain Slide Show due tomorrow
"Little Boy" essay due tomorrow

No extra help on Thursday, March 21, 2019

5A: Ready Reading pgs. 130-131
5B: Ready Reading pgs. 125-128

March 19, 2019
ELA: Vocabulary wkb. pgs. 69-71
Vocab. chapters 4-6 test Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 students may wear red accessories with their uniform in honor of "St. Joseph's Day".

March 18, 2019
5A: Ready Reading pgs. 122-124
5B: Ready Reading pgs. 119-121

Pennies for Patients is part of our  Lenten Journey of Alms Giving.
Please bring in all change to give to this worthy charity.

March 14, 2019
ELA: Voyages pg. 170 read and write the two highlighted sentences in your notebook. Do pg. 171 ex. 2 in your notebook.

March 11, 2019
ELA: Vocab. ch. 6 test tomorrow

March 7, 2019
Vocabulary pgs. 64 & 65
Compost items due Monday, March 11th.

March 5, 2019
5A do pages 62 & 63
5B study group B words and analogies.
Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday and our Lenten Day of Prayer
12:00 Dismissal

March 4, 2019
ELA: Study and do pages 60 and 61 Group A
Tomorrow is Fat Tuesday so 5A will be celebrating Mardi Gras in the afternoon. If you would like to bring in a small treat to share with the class that would be great.

February 27, 2019
Vocab. Chapter 5 test tomorrow.

February 26, 2019
Study for ch. 5 vocab. test.
Tomorrow the students will be starting their wind chime challenge, please make sure all supplies are in school for tomorrow.

February 25, 2019
Study for chapter 5 vocabulary test Thursday

Reminder Do not forget your productive resources for the wind chime.

February 19, 2019

Social Studies In-school project
Bring in items around your house that can be repurposed or recycled into a wind chime. DO NOT BUY ITEMS! All resources must be items that would have been thrown out or recycled. The objective is to understand conservation. The wind chime will be constructed in school as a STEM project.

February 13, 2019
Dress Down Day tomorrow 2 dollar donation

February 12, 2019
Study for the ch. 2  social studies test tomorrow.
Book Report Due tomorrow.

 February 8, 2019
Social Studies: Test on Ch. 2 Wednesday. Study pages 68, 69, 78, 79, and 80.

February 7, 2019
ELA: Vocabulary test tomorrow, study chapter 4.
Social Studies Test chapter 2 on Wednesday.  Study pages 68, 69, 78, 79, and 80.

February 6, 2019
ELA: Vocabulary pgs. 45 & 46

February 5, 2019
ELA: Study vocabulary chapter 4 Group B and challenge

Social Studies 5B do question 11 on page 39 in your notebook.

Feb. 4, 2019
ELA: Study vocabulary chapter 4 Group A and irregular plural words pg. 39
Social Studies: 5A textbook pg. 76
  5B textbook pg. 78

January 31, 2019
Spelling Bee tomorrow! Study the compound words and vocabulary words from your notebook.

January 29, 2019
Tomorrow we celebrate our nation. Students may dress down wearing red, white, and blue.

January 28, 2019
Tomorrow we celebrate our students. All students may dress down in clothes that show their individuality. 

January 24, 2019
Tomorrow is the Book Fair at 10:45

 January 23, 2019
ELA: Journey's wkb. pg. 101

January 22, 2019
5A Journey's wkb. pgs. 97 & 98 You need the textbook to answer the questions.
5B Journey's wkb. pg. 99 Know the meanings of the Greek and Latin root words and complete the page.

January 17, 2019
Study your homophones
January 16, 2019
Social Studies: Textbook pgs 66 & 67
Please get your Gig-a-thon money in tomorrow so you can participate in Friday's activities.

 January 15, 2019
ELA: Journey's pgs. 93 &94
Gig-a-thon is on Friday. Get your participation fee in.

January 14, 2019

ELA: Vocabulary test tomorrow   study words in your notebook
Know your homophones
Journey's wkb. pg. 92

January 10, 2019
Journey's wkb. pg. 90
Book Report Due tomorrow
12:00 Dismissal tomorrow

January 9, 2019
ELA: Journey's wkb. pg. 89

January 8, 2019
ELA: Journey's wkb. pgs. 87 & 88
Reminder Book Report is due on Friday(nonfiction)

January 7, 2019
ELA: Study the 10 vocabulary words in your notebook
Finish up nonfiction book report that is due Friday

January 3, 2019
ELA: Voyages pg. 163 Ex. 3
The Myth and Tour My State Slides all due tomorrow
Book Report Due January 11, 2019

January 2, 2019
Happy New Year!

ELA: Voyages: pg. 163 Exercise 2 Write out sentences in your ELA notebook.
Coins For Kids started today
Nonfiction book report due January 11, 2019

December 20, 2018

Santa Helper Day, wear your red and green!

 December 19, 2018
Spelling Bee tomorrow. Include the challenge words when studying.

December 17, 2018

Reminder: Christmas Concert tonight. 

ELA: Vocabulary Test on Wednesday. Words and definitions are in your ELA notebook.

Spelling Bee Thursday on words from page 64 in Journey's wkb.

December 14, 2018
A notice went home today with the fifth-grade boys and girls to inform you that on Wednesday, December 19th Mrs. Psomas will be showing a video about puberty to the girls and Mr. Tamney will be showing a video on puberty to the boys. If you have any questions feel free to call Mrs. Psomas.

December 13, 2018
ELA: Journey's wkb. pg. 64

December 12, 2018
ELA: Journey's wkb. pgs. 63

December 11, 2018
ELA: Journey's Pg. 170 write definitions of the 10 vocabulary words. Study the spelling of each. Do all work in your ELA notebook.

12:00 Dismissal tomorrow
Report card conf. tomorrow 
Looking forward to seeing you all in the auditorium starting at 1:30.

December 6, 2018

Tomorrow the fifth graders will be viewing a Christmas movie. A permission slip went home for parents to sign. Please be advised without the permission slip the student will be unable to view the movie. It is rated PG. Thank you.

ELA: Voyages; 5A page 21 all work done in your notebook.

5B finish pg. 20 and do pg. 21. All work to be done in your notebook.

December 5, 2018
Social Studies: Test tomorrow
ELA: vocab. pgs. 37 & 38

December 4, 2018
Social Studies: Study regions, states, and capitals. Test Thursday. 

December 3, 2018

Vocabulary test chapter 3 tomorrow
USA regions, states, and capitals test on Thursday.

November 29, 2018
Reminder Book Report due tomorrow,

ELA: Study Group A & B words plus the prefix "tele" words.

Social Studies:
Study the seven regions of the USA using your "Social Studies Weekly"


Thursday, November 29th the students in 5A will be treated to a pizza lunch. The lunch is the prize for the "Best Trunk." 
Book Report due Friday, November 30th.

Sock Drive started for our neighbors in need.

An important notice went home on dismissal procedures. 

November 27, 2018

Study group A vocabulary page 27. Know the meaning and spelling of each word.
Sock Drive is ongoing,  please bring in your donations.

November 26, 2018
5A pgs. 22 & 23
5B pgs. 21-23

 November 20, 2018


Social Studies Test tomorrow

Report card conference sheets are due by Tuesday, November 27th

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 19, 2018
Social Studies: Study pgs. 37, 38. and 39 for test on Wednesday, Nov. 21st.
Thanksgiving Feast tomorrow. If you didn't order the feast bring your lunch.

November 15, 2018
Social Studies: Study pgs. 37, 38. and 39 for test on Wednesday, Nov. 21st.
Dress Down Day Tomorrow 2 dollar donation.

November 14, 2018

Social Studies: First Americans Test on Wednesday, November 21st.  Students should study the pages in the textbook that were notated in class pgs. 37 & 38. 

November 13, 2018

ELA: Voyages pg. 15 exercise 2 in your notebook.

November 8, 2018

Social Studies: Study the Rocky Mountain Region states and capitals

November 7, 2018
Social Studies: Read and do pages 30-33. Make sure you answer any sidebar questions as well as the questions on page 33.
Study the Rocky Mountain region and capitals.

The Thanksgiving Feast is on Nov. 20th. Send in your 10 dollars. No orders will be accepted after November 13th. 

November 5, 2018

World Hunger Essay: How does climate affect world hunger? Write a 100-word essay answering the question and one practical solution. 

Social Studies: Study the Rocky Mountain Region and capitals.

October 30, 2018Dr
Dress Down Day tomorrow, wear orange and black and bring your 2 dollar donation.

Study the Midwest region location and capitals

Permission slips went home last Friday, to watch The Indian in the Cupboard on Oct. 31st. in class. Please sign and return slip because the movie is rated PG. 

Saint in the Making assignment due Friday, November 2nd.

ELA: Voyages pg. 13 Exercise 3 do in your notebook.

October 25, 2018

 Study the Midwest region location and capitals
Permission slips went home to watch The Indian in the Cupboard on Oct. 31st. in class. Please sign and return slip because the movie is rated PG.
Saint in the Making assignment due Friday, November 2nd.

October 24, 2018
ELA: 5A Voyages pg. 11 exercises 2 & 3 do in your ELA notebook.
Social Studies: 5A and 5B study the Midwest region location and capitals.
Don't forget to look over the Southern, MidAtlantic, and New England regions as well.
Dress Down Day tomorrow, wear something red with your casual clothing. 

October 22, 2018
ITBS testing tomorrow, bring your sharpened pencils.

At 9:15 the children will be off to the STEM field trip at United Skates. A pizza lunch is included. We will be back before dismissal. The students must wear their gym or dance uniforms. 

Social Studies: All students must be studying the capitals as well as the location of the regions of New England, Mid-Atlantic, and southern regions.

October 18, 2018
ITBS Testing continues tomorrow. Bring two sharpened pencils.
Social Studies: Study the Southern Region of the United States and don't forget the capitals.
Please label with your name a treasure you can place in our Goonie Treasure Chest.

October 17, 2018
ITBS Testing continues tomorrow.
Social Studies: Study the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern region tonight. Make sure you know the location and the capitals. 

October 16, 2018
ITBS testing continues tomorrow. Remember your pencils and get a good night sleep.
Social Studies: Study The New England and Mid-Atlantic regions. Know the location and the name of the states. 

Please read the following reminder from our class parents.

Dear Parents,
Thank you so much to everyone who has already contributed to 5A's "Goonies" Trick or Trunk!  If you haven’t already done so, please send in your $5 and 2 bags of candy, as well as your (labeled) treasure item to Megan Reitzel c/o Matthew at your earliest convenience.   Also, if you haven't submitted your information for 5A's class directory, please send in the form to Katherine Kloska c/o Abriana.  We're hoping to have 100% participation in the directory! And we hope to see you all on Friday night!  Thank you so much for your generosity and support.  Best, Katherine and Megan

October 15, 2018
Social Studies: Map Skills Study the New England and Mid-Atlantic region. The states and their capitals.

ITBS testing tomorrow: Get a good night sleep and bring two number 2 pencils with erasers.
Don't forget to eat a good breakfast.
October 11, 2018
ELA: Book report due tomorrow.
Look over your map of the Native American Regions

Book Report due tomorrow
Social Studies worksheet

October 10, 2018
ELA: Voyages pg. 9 do exercises 2 and 3 in your ELA notebook.
Reminder: Book Report due Friday
Reminder: Check out The Saint in the Making project under resources. Due Nov. 2nd.

October 9, 2018
ELA: Voyages pg. 8 Do exercise 1 and study possessive noun rules
Tomorrow we will be having a Lymphoma Awareness Dress Down Day. Students are encouraged to wear purple. A 5 dollar donation is required to dress down. The proceeds will go to the Lymphoma Cancer Fund.

 October 5, 2018
ELA: Vocab.chapter 2 test Tuesday 
Winter Uniforms start on Tuesday.

 October 4, 2018
ELA: Vocabulary pgs. 23 & 24
Reminder: 12:00 dismissal tomorrow
Book Report(Biography) Due Oct. 12th

October 3, 2018
ELA: Vocabulary Study group A and B words as well as homophones. Do pages 20 & 21.
Vocabulary test is on Tuesday.

October 2, 2018
ELA: Vocabulary study group B words and do page 19. Don't forget to study the homophones.

October 1, 2018
ELA: vocabulary study pg. 15 group A words and homophones. Do page 17 study definition and spelling.

September 27, 208
ELA: In your ELA notebook write a topic about an event in your life and 3 details about the event. This is a good way to brainstorm for a narrative story you will be writing in class.

September 26, 2018
ELA: Ready ELA read and do pgs. 11 &12
Study plural and singular noun rules. Test tomorrow

September 25, 2018
Study the 11 singular and plural nouns in your notebook. We will be applying the rules tomorrow in class. Test on Thursday the 11 rules and applying the rules to given nouns.

September 20, 2018
ELA: Study the six rules on singular and plural nouns in your notebook. We will be applying those rules tomorrow in class.

September 19, 2018

ELA: Voyages text pg. 3 exercises 3 and 4 in your ELA notebook.

September 18, 2018

ELA: Ready ELA pages 8-10

Individual pictures tomorrow; students may dress up, but a reminder tomorrow is gym/dance day so wear something nice but comfortable.

September 17, 2018

ELA: Vocabulary study; ch. 1 test tomorrow
Ready ELA book pg. 5
Pray the I confess prayer every night. You will recite it at the end of the month.
Group pictures tomorrow. Come in full uniform.

September 14, 2018

Great first full week of school, grade 5! Keep up the good work.

ELA: Study vocab. chapter one including the challenge words and the words with suffixes.

September 13, 2018
ELA: Vocabulary
pg. 13 1-5 study and write the challenge words.
Meet the Teacher Night is tonight at 7PM.

September 12, 2018
ELA: Vocabulary
 Do pages 10 and the top of page 11.
Reminder, tomorrow is Meet the Teacher Night!

September 11, 2018
ELA: Vocabulary 1-10 pgs. 8 & 9 Study and write Group B words.

September 10, 2018
ELA: Vocabulary pg. 7 study the definition and spelling of Group A words.

Reminder to check book report due date for October under resources.

Meet the teacher night is on Thursday.

September 5, 2018

Welcome back to school!

Check out the resource tab to review the book report criteria and due dates. 

All books and supplies need to be in by Friday, Sept. 7th.

September 6, 2018

Please bring emergency cards and computer consent forms ASAP.