SAS 5th Grade News March 13
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In the Classroom This Week:
This week in Writing and Grammar students will be learning about perfect tenses; the present perfect, the past perfect, and the future perfect. They will be able to identify an inappropriate shift in verb tense, and be able to correct the inappropriate shift.
Students will take Unit 13 Vocab Test on Friday.
Students are encouraged to review their daily notes from class every night.
In Science, students will learn about Fahrenheit, Celsius, and Kelvin temperature scales. They will be able to convert temperature measurements from Celsius to Fahrenheit. Students will also be able to measure the mass of solids and liquids using a hexagram mass set.
State Trifold will be due Wednesday, March 21. Students will be given time in class to work on the assembly. This is an in class project and part of their grade will come from using class time wisely. Students will need to be ready to present on Monday, March 26.
Students are encouraged to bring in their tribal dioramas in on Thursday, March 22 for extra credit.
Wear green on Friday, March 16
Saints Hygeine Drive
Friday, March 16: St. Patrick's Day- students are encouraged to wear a green top with Mass uniform bottoms and green socks. Hats may be worn after Mass.
Thursday, March 22: Open House: Open House will take place from 6:00-7:30 pm. At this time students will be able to show off all the hard work they done so far this year. We will have a minimum day.
Friday, March 23: V.I.P. and Grandparents Day will take place from 8:45 A.M. (school mass) to 12:30 P.M. This is a fun day to invite relatives and friends to enjoy a special lunch and share their classroom! There will be a 12:30 dismissal.
Wednesday, March, 28: 1:15 8th grade present the Living Stations of the Cross in the Community Center.
Thursday, March 29: Minimum Day. Easter Break begins. School resumes Monday, April 9th.
Third Trimester Changes:
- Late work will not be accepted after being published for one week on SchoolSpeak (from Tuesday to Tuesday). After one week, scores will be changed to zero credit. We hope students have built organizational and time management skills to turn in assignments complete and on time to be ready for 6th grade.
- The 2nd Trimester "No Name" policy will remain, that any assignment turned in without a name will lose 2 points.
- Students must earn at least 15 AR points in the 3rd trimester. Students are allowed to work as teams. No more than 4 students per team.