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Mrs. Giacalone

Week of November 20th, 2017

Reminders: 

1). Wednesday, November 22nd:

      A). 8:30 a.m. Mass followed by our Student Council Induction.

      B).  We will be having a class celebration on Wednesday as well; please think about what you want to bring for the party by Monday, November 20th. 

     C). 12:00 p.m. Dismissal!

 2). School will be closed on Thursday, November 24th, and Friday, November 25th. Wishing all of our OLGCA families a very Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving!

 

5th Grade
This week the students will be working on a Current Events Assignment. They will be starting the assignment in class on Monday and finishing it for homework Monday night. All of the students will be presenting their Current Event articles Tuesday.

11/17: Current Events Assignment- Each student must get two current event articles; one national article and one international article. The articles must discuss politics/government, economics, health, environmental issues, or religious issues. These articles are due read and highlight by Monday. The students must also pick out at least three vocabulary words to define for each article. In class on Monday, the students will be answering questions based on their articles.

11/20: Current Events– Complete your current event assignment. Everyone will be presenting their articles tomorrow during Social Studies Class. Make sure that you can locate the state of your national article and the country/continent of your international article on the map!

6th Grade
This week the students will be working on a Current Events Assignment. They will be starting the assignment in class on Monday and finishing it for homework Monday night. All of the students will be presenting their Current Event articles Tuesday.

11/17: Current Events Assignment- Each student must get two current event articles; one national article and one international article. The articles must discuss politics/government, economics, health, environmental issues, or religious issues. These articles are due read and highlight by Monday. The students must also pick out at least three vocabulary words to define for each article. In class on Monday, the students will be answering questions based on their articles.

11/20: Current Events– Complete your current event assignment. Everyone will be presenting their articles tomorrow during Social Studies Class. Make sure that you can locate the state of your national article and the country/continent of your international article on the map!

7th Grade
This week the students will be taking an exam on “Spain Builds an Empire”. They will then be working on a Current Events Assignment.

11/20: The class will be taking a test on “Spain Builds an Empire” pages 46-51.

11/20: Current Events Assignment- This assignment is due completed tomorrow; everyone will be presenting. Make sure that you can locate the state of your national article and the country/continent of your international article on the map!

8th Grade
This week the students will be taking an exam on “The Second Industrial Revolution” and “Big Business”; they will then be working on a Current Events Assignment.
11/20: The class will be taking a test on “The Second Industrial Revolution” and “Big Business” on pages 614-622.

11/20: Current Events Assignment- This assignment is due completed tomorrow; everyone will be presenting. Make sure that you can locate the state of your national article and the country/continent of your international article on the map!