Monthly Archives: February 2017

Preparing for Lent

Dear Fifth Grade Parents, This Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent.  This Wednesday is Ash Wednesday.  I am encouraging the fifth graders to actively DO something that makes them a stronger, more faithful servant of the Lord.  We will be discussing ways in which we can make this happen.  Please feel free to join us… Read more »

Happy President’s Day

Curriculum Update for the Week of February 21, 2017 Religion:  Begin Chapter 12:  Living as Prayerful people; Types of prayer; Holy Days of Obligation Literature:  Focus on Setting of a novel;  Continue to read and discuss the novel, Hoot;  Discuss how setting affects the story and plays a role in the telling of the story…. Read more »

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Dear Fifth Grade Parents, Here comes the Sun!!!!  It looks like we are headed for a week of sunshine and warm weather.  With the sunshine in mind, this week is promising to be a much needed quiet week.  I know it’s Valentine’s Day, but the Fifth Graders and I are trying our best to keep… Read more »

Junior Achievement BizTown Here We Come!

Dear Fifth Grade Parents, This week is the week for BizTown.  The Fifth Graders and Sixth Graders are so excited for this fun learning experience.  I can hardly wait to see their faces when we walk in.  Thank you to all the parents who have volunteered their time for interviews, the power session this Wednesday… Read more »