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Good afternoon!

We are having a great start to our 2015-2016 school year!  Each week I will communicate our tentative plans, as well as event reminders and other information.  If you have any questions, feel free to send me an email to [email protected]

Remember to check our school website weekly (maybe daily!) to stay current with all our school activities.

Have a blessed week! I look forward to being your child’s teacher!


Chapter 1: God’s Wonderful Creation

In the Book of Genesis, we read the account of Creation. It helps us understand that men and women are made in God’s divine image and are responsible for taking care of his created world.

Remember: Family Time can be done for extra credit. Simply send a note from home!


Chapter 1 Place Value of Whole Numbers and Decimals

Lesson 1: Place Value through Hundred Billions-   Standard and expanded forms

Social Studies– 

Chapter 1 Our Country’s Geography

Lesson 1: Landforms



Story for the week is Miss Alanieus- realistic fiction

Skill: Character and Plot

Vocabulary: slumped, soggy, capable, categories, strands, gigantic, credit, luminous

Writing: Personal narrative – Organization


Science- Mrs. Tieken will be teaching 5th grade science.

Spelling- Pre-tests are given on Mondays. Final test will be on Friday.

20 words on list plus 5 bonus words (each child has a list in their binder)

Ask what a spelling card is!



Band- information will be coming home on Friday about how to join beginning band class.

PRIDE meeting—Tuesday in the PLC at 6:30pm

Back to School Night—We hope you will join us on August 20th starting at 6pm.

School pictures will be on Friday, August 28. More info. to follow

Spirit Day is this Friday! Wear your blue and gold.

The Feast of St. Rose of Lima will be celebrated on Sunday, August 23. Hope to see you at mass!



Monday:  Computer Lab 11:00-11:45; Music 2:00-2:45

Tuesday: PE 1:15-2:00

Wednesday: Library 12:30-1:15

Thursday: Mass 8:30-9:15, Art 11:00-11:45

Friday:  PE 1:15-2:00