SAS 5th Grade News Nov 6
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The St. Anthony's Annual Food Drive Begins This Week!
Students may earn extra credit for bringing in cans. For every 2 cans students will earn 1 extra credit point up to 10 points. Food Drive will run through Friday, November 16.
In the Classroom This Week:
We are beginning Unit 2- We Celebrate the Eucharist discussing how we come together to celebrate. In this chapter we will read why the Eucharist is a celebration and what the words Eucharistic Liturgy, liturgical year, and Roman Missal means.
Students who have turned their saint in already will be earning extra credit. They have until the 14th to turn them in for extra credit.
In Writing and Grammar, students will learn the specific rules for making both singular nouns and plural nouns possessive. They will practice converting regular nouns to possessive nouns. They will also learn how to identify an appositive (a word or phrase that identifies or explains a noun) in a sentence.
Students will take a Unit 6 vocab test on Friday.
We encourage that students review their class notes nightly.
In Science, students will use diagrams to represent atoms of elements. They will be able to identify organic and inorganic elements and identify the elements in a chemical formula. Reminder: the “Element” project will be due on November 13th. Students will present their projects November 13th – 16th.
Students need 28 points to be on Honor Roll.
Weekly reading logs (100 minutes minimum) still required on Monday mornings.
Late work will still be accepted within 10 days of collecting with a penalty.
No school, Monday, November 12, in honor of all our Veteran's.
5A goes to Catholic Charities from 8:30- 11:30. Permission slips are coming home today. Please return by Thursday, November 8th.
Tuesday, November 13- Report Cards go home and need to be signed and returned by Friday November 16th.
Thursday, November 15, - the Academic and Fall Sports Awards will be held in the gym.
Thanksgiving break is from Monday, November 19, through Friday, November 25 to remember and enjoy our many blessings!
MLK Toy Drive begins Monday, November 26th.
5A Hot Lunch is Friday, November 30th.
We will begin assembling blankets for Catholic Charities in the afternoon. (Supplies need to be brought in on this day) Friday, November 30th.