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Grade 5A / Mrs. Ciccarello

sciccarello@scsnh.com




    -February 19th - NO SCHOOL!

In religion, we are studying the sacraments of healing, which are reconciliation and anointing of the sick.   During Lent, will be participating in the Stations of the Cross on Friday mornings at 8:00am.  Please join us!

We attend Eucharistic Adoration on Wednesday afternoons at 1:35pm.  Please join us!


In 6th grade, the 6th grade students are dividing decimals.  This is a bit challenging!  If any student needs extra  help, I am available on Thursdays, from 2:15pm to 3:15pm.  ALL 6th GRADERS ARE WELCOME!  

In 5th grade, we have been learning about decimals!!  We are now learning how to divide decimals.

Does your 5th or 6th grader need a bit of extra help in math?   I will offer an hour of EXTRA HELP for 5th graders on Tuesdays, from 2:15pm to 3:15pm.  I will also offer an hour of extra help for 6th graders on Thursdays, from 2:15pm to 3:15pm.  Please send a note with your child, stating that s/he is staying for EXTRA MATH HELP, and whether s/he is being picked up at the school entrance at 3:15pm OR is going to  AFTER SCHOOL CARE.

  
In Social Studies,our voyage has ended and we are back to our social studies book, studying chapter 5!  We have begun making Trading Cards of the explorers that we are studying!!!  

   










Your child can order books from the Scholastic Book Order on-line, using the code is PBK8C.

Please consider ordering a new book for your child.  Scholastic offers a wide variety of awesome books at great prices.  Ordering books for your child helps our class library grow as well so THANK YOU!  Orders can be sent in to school or placed online.   If ordering online, please use our class code which is PBK8C.

https://orders.scholastic.com/PBK8C






February

No birthdays! See you in 

March




 
















5th Grade Math        February  19 - February 23
Monday - XtraMath- No School
Tuesday - XtraMath- pg 243, #8-9, pg 244, #1-2
Wednesday - XtraMath- No Homework
Thursday - XtraMath - pg 249, #2-6, 15, 16
 6th Grade Math      February  19 - February 23
 Monday -XtraMath- No School
Tuesday - XtraMath- wkbk pg 22, #1-5, wkbk pg 25, #1-8
Wednesday
 -XtraMath- wkbk pg 25, #24-30
Thursday - 
XtraMath- wkbk pg 27, #2-20, even
5A Social Studies    February  19 - February 23
Monday- No School
Tuesday
- answer questions 2-5 on pg 163
Wednesday - 
Thursday - Vocabulary words:  Mayflower Compact, Sachem
Religion -                                February  19 - February 23

         
         

Monday

 

 

Tuesday - Friday

 

7:20 -7:45am

Arrival and Homeroom

 

7:20 -7:45am

Arrival and Homeroom

7:50 - 8:40am

Math

 

7:50 - 8:30am

Religion

8:45 – 9:45am

Mass

 

8:30 – 9:20am

Math

9:50 – 10:40am

Language Arts

 

9:25 – 10:15am

Language Arts

10:45 -11:25am

Music

 

10:20 -11:00am

Specials

11:30-12:20am

Science

 

11:05 – 11:55

Science

12:25-12:45pm

Lunch

 

12:00 -12:15pm

Recess

12:50-1:05

Recess

 

12:15 -12:40pm

Lunch

1:10 – 2:00pm

Social Studies

 

12:45 – 1:35pm

Social Studies

2:00 – 2:05pm

Study Skills

 

1:40 – 2:05pm

Study Skills

1:40 – 2:05pm

Prayer, Announcements and Dismissal

 

2:10

Prayer, Announcements and Dismissal



 

 

 

           
        Specials Schedule
                Monday - Music
                 Tuesday - PE
            Wednesday - Computers                    Thursday - Library
                Thursday - Art
                Friday - Spanish

Kids Caring for Kids
New Kids Caring for Kids Meeting Schedule

Please join us, as we start fund-raising and planning for our Fall, 2018 project!
 
Meeting Dates
Wednesday March 7 and March 14
Wednesday April 4 and April 18

Here are some math websites to check out!  Some of the websites have games to improve math skills, some have videos to explain math skills, and some have practice "pages" to keep your math skills current!!!
                                www.coolmath.com
                                www.mathtv.com
                                www.IXL.com
                                www.khanacademy.com
                                www.ipracticemath.com
                                www.mathplayground.com
                                www.freemathhelp.com
                                www.hoodamath.com
                                www.arcademics.com
                                www.mathletics.com
                                www.eduplace.com

5th and 6th grade students should have their math facts MASTERED.  That means that students should know their math facts as well as they know their NAME!!!  If students need extra practice, here are some web sites and apps for you to access. 

To make your own set of flashcards, go to:
  •   www.multiplication.com/flashcards

For practicing math facts, go to: 
  • xtramath.com
  • www.aplusmath.com
  • www.multiplication.com
  • www.illuminations.nctm.org

To download apps onto a phone or tablet, go to:
  • Operation Math
  • Sushi Monster
  • Quick Math-Arithmetic & Times Tables
  • Pet Bingo
  • Math Flash Cards
  • Yodel Oh Math Mountain
  • Times Tables:  Squeebles for iPad
  • Squeebles TimesTables 2
  • Math Drills
  • Math Champions
  • MultiFlow Times Tables Reimagined
  • TimesTablesPro
  • Math Evolve: A Fun Math Game
  • Tower Math

Supplies Needed

  • White board markers-black