The fifth grade had a wonderful time today on our field trip. We saw the Mammal and Bird exhibits. The students spoke with the docents and participated in activities. We all enjoyed the Space Lab. In the museum store I was told how nice and respectful my class was. I’m so proud of them!
Dear Families, Happy Valentine’s Day! I wanted to thank everyone for all the wonderful Valentine gifts. It was so very thoughtful. This is going to be a very busy and fun week for the fifth grade class. This Wednesday we will be going on our field trip to the Santa Barbara Museum with the third […]
Dear Families, I hope everyone had a peaceful weekend. It was so nice to see so many parents on last Friday. We wish Tanushree good luck this Friday in the Spelling Bee. We also want to welcome back Aaron Gonzales. Below is an overview of our week. Math: We will begin adding and subtracting fractions. […]
Dear Families, This week we celebrate Catholic Schools week. Tuesday is Student Appreciation day. We will have free dress and Mrs. Benner will be providing lunch on Tuesday for everyone! This Friday we will be celebrating Parents Day. Please join us for mass on Friday and then join us in the classroom if you can. […]
Dear Families, I hope everyone enjoyed their long weekend. The fifth grade class is going to be very busy this week. I will not be here Thursday, January 20 through Tuesday January 25. We are blessed to have Mrs. Sabatino as our sub. I expect everything to go well. Below is an overview of the […]
Dear Families, The fifth grade class is very proud of our Spelling Bee participants. It was so exciting to cheer on everyone. I am so very proud of all of them! Tanushree Pal won the Spelling Bee! Congratulations to her, job well done. This Friday is a noon dismissal for a staff meeting. January 17 […]
Dear Families, Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a restful and peaceful Christmas vacation. I’m sure there will be much excitement this week with being back to school. This Friday is our first Friday mass please join us if you can. Also, this Friday is the Spelling Bee. We wish Brian, Tanushree, Sean, Monica […]
December 13, 2010 Dear Families, Thank you all for coming to the parent –teacher conferences last week. I am so pleased that they went so well. Your children have been working very hard this year. This will be a short week for the fifth grade class. I hope everyone has a blessed Christmas and a […]
Today in Science we learned all about Potato clocks. The students had a great time learning using, potatoes, pumpkins, apples, salt water, fresh water and coins. It was great to see and hear the students collaborate, predict, observe and infer what would happen. It was a great day for science!
This week we had a very special guest speaker, Dr. Steve Hall. Dr. Hall is a college professor who came to our class this week. He spoke to the students about how important math is and he taught the class a lesson on factorials. He taught a lesson to his college students about factorials last […]