Dear Parents,

It is hard to believe June is here. Thank you for partnering with us to make the 2013-2014 school year a successful one. We appreciate your support and donations of time, talent and treasure. Have a restful summer.



Attention America’s Battle of the Books Participants: The competition will be held on Thursday, June 5th at 9:00 A.M. in the Social Hall. Parents are welcome to join us.                                                                                           


5th Grade Patrol Celebration: Thursday, June 5th from 12-2:30



Session 3 is Thursday June 5th 3:00-3:45 pm


Friday, June 6th: Yearbook Signing- Yearbooks will be distributed and we will have the class go around and sign books. Please send in a pen or sharpie for your child to use to sign yearbooks.


Monday, June 9th: All School Mass at 8:30am

NOON DISMISSAL (Last Day of School/Extended Day Closed)


Our final auction is Thursday, June 5th. Please consider cleaning out your closet and junk drawers and making a donation.

Please allow us to borrow your games this week: Monopoly, Checkers, Scrabble and Connect 4--It is the 5th grade Tournament of Champions!

Monday, May 26th No School

**We will be taking a 5th grade class picture on Tuesday, so we hope for perfect attendance!

Tuesday, May 27th- 8:00am and 6:00pm Iowa Meeting
Tuesday, May 27th-Spring Concert: All 5th grade students are required to perform. Please arrive to school by 6:45 in your school uniform.

Wednesday, May 28th- 7:00pm Sports Awards Night

Thursday, May 29th- 8th grade Clap Out


Attention America’s Battle of the Books Participants: Students participating in the America’s Battle of the Books competition should be completing the reading of their final novels. Participants must turn in their America’s Battle of the Books Log Form by May 30th to their homeroom teacher. Please remember students have been assigned 6 books in 3rd, 8 in 4th, and 10 in 5th. The competition will be held on June 5th at 9:00 A.M. in the Social Hall. Parents are welcome to join us.

Session 1 Thurs May 22nd 3:00-3:45 pm
Session 2 Thurs May 29th 3:00-3:45 pm
Session 3 Thurs June 5th 3:00-3:45 pm

Week of May 26th-30th Homework Notes:

Monday, May 26th No School-Memorial Day

5a research paper due Friday
Science Extra Credit Assignment-Read About Time and write 5 facts you learned on an index card
Religion Extra Credit Assignment-Complete online quiz for chapter 24
Social Studies States Test on Thursday
Science Test on Thursday

Tuesday, May 27th
Gromak Math - Worksheet (We will work on this in class.  Any unfinished problems will be due Thursday.)
Sprinkle Math- No Homework-Concert
Journeys Lesson 25 Comprehension – Lewis and Clark

Spelling/Vocabulary Words for this week are located in Journeys Lesson 25-proofreading worksheet and 5 super sentences
**Remember to bring towel or blanket and a chapter book for DEAR time tomorrow

Social Studies States Test on Thursday
Science Test on Thursday

Wednesday, May 28th
Gromak Math- Page 447 #24-28
Sprinkle Math-worksheet

Social Studies States Test on Thursday
Science Test on Thursday

Thursday, May 29th
Gromak Math – SS Quiz on Lessons 69 & 71 tomorrow

Sprinkle Math-worksheet
Comprehension Test on Lesson 25
Social Studies States Test on Thursday
Science Test on Thursday

Friday, May 30th
Spelling/Vocabulary Test on Journeys Lesson 25
Grammar Test on contractions
Science - Constellation Report due
Research Paper for 5a due

Friday Folders come home with correct and returns


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