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5th-8th Grade Social Studies & 6th Grade Religion

Reminders
1) We will be attending 8:30 a.m. Mass as a class each Monday; please be sure to bring in snack on this day.
2) Fr. Marc will be holding lectures for Grades 5-8 each Monday afternoon.

Week of June 17th, 2019

Posted on June 16, 2019

 

Reminders:

1). On Monday, June 17th, Mrs. Cirillo will be coming in at 10:30 a.m. to work with our 5th, 6th, and 7th graders. She will be doing a Financial Literacy Workshop! We thank her and look forward to her presentation!

2). There is a 12:00 Dismissal-Monday, June 17th, and Tuesday, June 18th.

3). Report Cards will be sent home on Tuesday, June 18th.

4). Wednesday, June 19th-Last Day of School! We will be going to 8:30 a.m. Mass followed by our Third Trimester Awards Ceremony; dismissal will be at 10:00 a.m! (All students may dress down this day.)

 

*When the classes meet, they will be playing each other’s social studies games. 

*Students may bring in snack for the week. 

*Dress Down-Wednesday, June 19th. 

 

Wishing all of our OLGCA families a safe and relaxing summer vacation! See everyone in September!

Week of June 10th, 2019

Posted on June 7, 2019

Reminders:

1). Final Examination Schedule:

Monday, June 10th, Social Studies

Wednesday, June 12th-Math

Thursday, June 13th-ELA

Friday, June 14th-Science

2). Friday, June 14th:

A). 8th Grade Graduation Mass-11:00 a.m.

B). 12:00 p.m. dismissal 

C). 8th Grade Graduation Ceremony- 6:00 p.m.

 

5th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be continuing to  by create a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will continue working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

6/7: ALL QUESTIONS FOR YOUR BOARD GAME ARE DUE ON MONDAY!

STUDY!

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

6th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be continuing to  by create a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will continue working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

6/7: ALL QUESTIONS FOR YOUR BOARD GAME ARE DUE ON MONDAY!

STUDY!

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

7th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be continuing to  by create a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will continue working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

6/7: ALL QUESTIONS FOR YOUR BOARD GAME ARE DUE ON MONDAY!

STUDY!

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

8th Grade

  This week the students will playing their board games on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year. 

Religion

  The students will be working on and preforming the songs they created!

Week of June 3rd, 2019

Posted on May 31, 2019

Reminders:

1). Tuesday, June 4th- Box Top Day

2). 7th Grade Italian Final-Wednesday, June 5th

3). Wednesday, June 5th-Thursday, June 6th-Scholastic Book Fair

4). Religion Final-Thursday, June 6th

5). Spirit Day-Friday, June 7th

6). Monday, June 10th-Social Studies Final 

7). Wednesday, June 12th-Math Final

8). Thursday, June 13th-ELA Final 

5th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will be creating questions based on information from the Final Review Sheet.  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

6/5: ALL GAME BOARD QUESTIONS ARE DUE ON MONDAY!

STUDY!

Jeopardy for the Final Exam: Thursday, June 6th.

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

6th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will be creating questions based on information from the Final Review Sheet.  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

6/5: ALL GAME BOARD QUESTIONS ARE DUE ON MONDAY!

STUDY!

Jeopardy for the Final Exam: Thursday, June 6th.

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

7th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will be creating questions based on information from the Final Review Sheet.  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

6/5: ALL GAME BOARD QUESTIONS ARE DUE ON MONDAY!

STUDY!

Jeopardy for the Final Exam: Thursday, June 6th.

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

8th Grade

  This week the students will be finishing and playing their board games on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year. 

Religion

 Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a song on all of the topics we studied in Religion class this year.  They will be using the information from the final review sheet as a guide to help them create their lyrics .  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric.

STUDY! 

Jeopardy for the Final Exam: Wednesday, June 5th.

Religion Final Exam: Thursday, June 6th.

Week of May 27th, 2019

Posted on May 23, 2019

Reminders:

1). Friday, May 24th, school is closed-Faculty Retreat.

2). There is no school on Monday, May 27th-Memorial Day.

3). Grade 8 Social Studies Final Examination will be on Friday, May 31st.

4). 6th Grade Religion Final-Thursday, June 6th.

5). Grades 5,6, and 7 will be taking their Social Studies Final Examination on Monday, June 10th.

 

5th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will be creating questions based on information from the Final Review Sheet.  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

5/28: Rough draft and directions for your board game are due on Thursday!

         Each group must have index cards for tomorrow!

         Test signed and corrected.

STUDY!

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

6th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will be creating questions based on information from the Final Review Sheet.  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

5/28: Rough draft and directions for your board game are due on Thursday!

         Each group must have index cards for tomorrow!

STUDY!

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

7th Grade

  Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a board game on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will be creating questions based on information from the Final Review Sheet.  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric. 

5/28: Bring in materials to help you create your board game.

STUDY!

Social Studies Final Exam: Monday, June 10th!

8th Grade

  This week the students will be finishing their board games on all of the topics we studied in Social Studies class this year.  They will be playing each others games as a way to review for the Final Exam on Friday.

5/28: STUDY! Jeopardy- Thursday and Final Exam- Friday!

5/29: STUDY!

5/30: The class will be playing Jeopardy for their Final Exam.

5/31: The class will be taking their Final Exam.

Religion

 Over the next few weeks the students will be reviewing for the final by creating a song on all of the topics we studied in Religion class this year.  They will be using the information from the final review sheet as a guide to help them create their lyrics .  They will be working with partners, and they will be following a detailed rubric.

STUDY! Religion Final Exam: Thursday, June 6th.

5/3: STUDY!

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