Week of December 5

Week of December 5, 2022


Tuesday- Christmas Play 7:00 pm, students need to be there by 6:45 in choir room

Wednesday- No chapel

Each week, I will send home the test folder with the past week’s test graded for you to see and sign the signature form. Please return the test with graded tests in the folder the next day.

Test Schedule

Monday, Dec 5- Science Ch 8 Vocab Quiz

Tuesday, Dec. 6- Science Ch 8 Test

Thursday, Dec 8- Speed Drill

Friday, Dec 9- Spelling Test List 17

Reading Test: Patrick and the Great Molasses Explosion and vocabulary

No Bible test this week due to Christmas Play, which is for a Bible grade


Math- worksheet, and continue practicing division and multiplication facts (0-10) using flash cards, IPAD, phone, computer, games, etc.

Spelling- Study these words for test

  1. thoughtful
  2. daughter
  3. naughty
  4. lawyer
  5. caught
  6. almost
  7. often
  8. haul
  9. also
  10. loss
  11. stall
  12. fault
  13. rainfall
  14. always
  15. bought
  16. authors
  17. yawned
  18. awesome
  19. distance
  20. beside

Bible- memorize Memory Verse Due Thurs, Dec. 15- John 3:17, God did not send his Son into the world to judge the world guilty, but to save the world through him.

Reading- read an A.R. book for 15 minutes each night. When they are finished reading it, they can take a test on it at school, new point goal has been set.  This nine weeks, the AR grade is just based on reaching their point goal.

Study for upcoming tests:

Science- Chapter 8 Earth’s Surface; study Ch 8 vocabulary and chapter review page 127-128 in workbook, and student’s highlighted parts in the workbook; vocabulary: mineral, sedimentary rock, igneous rock, metamorphic rock, rock cycle, humus, landform, elevation

Math Speed Drill- This week, students will have three minutes to solve 20 multiplication facts with factors of 8.

Bible- students may use their workbook to study and a study guide sheet in their take home folder

Reading- students use their Reading book to review the story and skill, and use reading workbook to study vocabulary

Weekly Focus:

Bible-Christmas: Prophecy, Jesus is born (we will start Ch 17 after the Christmas Play and finish next week)

Reading- Patrick and the Great Molasses Explosion, skill- understanding and recognizing historical fiction, and study Vocabulary (daisy side of reading workbook pg 20): molasses, craving, clattered, cobblestones, enormous, rivets, rumbling, chaos

Math- Ch 6: multiplication- multiply by 10s and 100s, multiply with and without regrouping

English- Chapter 7: new classifications: Interjection (I) example: Wow!, and possessive noun adjective (PNA) example: Tommy’s house- Tommy’s PNA; homonyms, contractions

Important vocabulary: notify (pg. 189) and demolish (pg.194)

  • Helpful pages in the textbook- pg. 504
  • page 181- new classification (I) interjection PNA (possessive noun adjective)
  • page 186- homonym chart
  • page 189 vocabulary word- notify
  • page 190 contraction chart
  • page 194 vocabulary word-demolish


Science- Chapter 9: Changes in Earth’s Surface- gradual and sudden changes, volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis; vocabulary: erosion, landslide, avalanche, mudslide, volcano, earthquake, fault, tsunami


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