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Happy Monday! Thanks for stopping by to read our blog! October is a busy, but short month of school.  We are closing out our 1st quarter of 9 weeks this Friday! Report cards will be sent home following Fall Break.  I look forward to seeing you at Parent-Teacher Conferences during the week of October 25-27.  Letters from Mrs. Floyd with your appointment time and date were sent home last week.  Let me know if you didn’t receive one.

Dates to Know:

10/11  Pink & Purple Day for Cancer (NUT day for a $1 donation to American Cancer Society)

10/12 5th Graders will lead mass

10/16-10/20  FALL BREAK

10/24 RHS will visit to talk about their Open House

10/25 Student Council NUT DAY (details to follow)

10/25-10/27 PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES (your time/date came home last week!)   Email me if you’re not sure!

10/26 and 10/27 EARLY DISMISSAL AT 1:00pm!   

10/26 Living Rosary at 12:30pm in the church

10/31 Halloween Party (volunteers needed, please)

*Check the Google Calendar on the front page of our school’s website!


We have begun chapter 1: God’s Wonderful Creation.

We have also been working on an All About Catholic Mass booklet.  Ask your child about it!

We will be planning and leading mass on Thursday



Chapter 2: Divide Whole Numbers

Lesson 3- Division with 2-digit divisors  (Please review our steps in a process, and division “family”)

Lesson 4- Partial Quotients


Social Studies– 

Chapter 2: The Earliest Americans

Lesson 3 The Desert Southwest  (review your study guide!)



Story:  Rattlers!  A non-fiction piece about snakes

Skill: Main Idea and Supporting Details,

Grammar: Common and Proper Nouns

Vocab: 8 words

Reading Log:  Due Friday, October 13

Science- From the desk of Mrs. Tieken:

5th grade science we will concentrate on vocabulary for our new chapter. In this chapter we will concentrate on ADAPTATIONS. If you didn’t see last chapters final test, please ask your child for it. Be safe on break.

Questions, comments, or concerns please email me at [email protected]  or I invite you to call me at home, your child has my number in their planner.

Peace and blessings



Monday:  Music 2:00-2:45

Tuesday: PE 1:15-2:00 (bring clothes)

Wednesday: Library 12:30-1:15

Thursday: Mass 8:30-9:15, Band 9:30-10:15*,  Art 2:00-2:45

Friday:  PE 1:15-2:00 (bring clothes)