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Week of February 6th-February 10th

*DUE TO THE DANGEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS AND COLD TEMPERATURES, FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR STAFF, CHILDREN, AND PARENTS, WE HAVE DECIDED TO CLOSE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2017. BE SAFE EVERYONE, AND HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND!*

5th Grade

            This week the 5th grade will be having a quiz on finding the area of squares, rectangles, triangles and parallelograms on Thursday. The rest of the week will be spent learning about the concept of volume and using the volume formula for finding the volume of rectangular prisms.

 

Monday, February 6, 2017- In-Class Math Bee; No Homework

Tuesday, February 7, 2017- wkbk pg. 139 all; get test signed and corrected

Wednesday, February 8, 2017- wkbk pg. 142 all

Thursday, February 9, 2017- wkbk pg. 143 the even numbers

Friday, February 10, 2017- wkbk pg. 144 the even numbers

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

6th Grade

            This week the 6th grade will be learning about measuring, converting, and comparing customary units of length, capacity, and mass. This includes inches, feet, yards, miles, fluid ounces, cups, pints, quarts, gallons, ounces, pounds, and tons.

 

Monday, February 6, 2017- wkbk pg. 172 #’s 1-5 all; #’s 8-21 the even numbers

Tuesday, February 7, 2017- wkbk pg. 173 the even numbers

Wednesday, February 8, 2017- wkbk pg. 174 the even numbers; get test signed and corrected

Thursday, February 9, 2017- wkbk pg. 175 the even numbers

Friday, February 10, 2017- wkbk pg. 176 the even numbers

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

 

7th Grade

            This week the seventh grade will be classifying triangles by their angles, sides, and both their angles and sides. We will also be working on identifying different kinds of congruent triangles. We will also be identifying the different parts of a circle, and creating and interpreting circle graphs.

 

Monday, February 6, 2017- wkbk pgs. 285-286 the even numbers

Tuesday, February 7, 2017- wkbk pgs. 287-288 the even numbers

Wednesday, February 8, 2017- wkbk pgs. 291-292 the even numbers

Thursday, February 9, 2017- wkbk pgs. 293-294 the even numbers (*if there is no school today, instead of doing the workbook pages that were supposed to be for homework, copy the vocabulary words from textbook pgs 262-263 in your notes.)

Friday, February 10, 2017- wkbk pgs.295-296 the even numbers

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

 

8th Grade

            This week the eighth grade will be working on learning about regular, irregular, convex, and concave polygons. We will also be working on congruent parts of different polygons and triangles. They will be reviewing this material on Thursday and having their test on Friday.

 

Monday, February 6, 2017- wkbk pgs. 275-276 the even numbers

Tuesday, February 7, 2017- wkbk pgs. 277-278 the even numbers

Wednesday, February 8, 2017- wkbk pgs. 279-280 the even numbers; Review Sheet

Thursday, February 9, 2017- Study for test

Friday, February 10, 2017- No Homework

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

 

5th Grade Religion

This week the 5th grade reading about ordinary time and then getting into the chapter discussing the event of Pentecost with the Apostles. They will also be learning about the history of the sacrament of Confirmation.

Tuesday, Febrary 7, 2017- get quiz signed and corrected

 

Reminders:

  • Monday, February 6th will be the in-class math bee for the 5th grade.  The top four students in the class will participate in the in-school math bee on Wednesday, February 15th after lunch.
  • Friday, February 10th is Mighty Milers for 5th and 6th grade.
  • Friday, February 10th is the 3rd collection day for Pennies for Patients, don’t forget to donate!

To view and make a donation to your classroom online giving page, use the following link: 
http://events.lls.org/pages/nyc/AveMariaCatholicAcademy-2017/5thgradekennedy