Room 7 Weekly Newsletter

Weekly Newsletter

Announcements: Mission San Juan Capistrano field trip permission slips are due this Friday.

Religion: Chapter 22 The Ninth Commandment

Language Arts:  The weekly spelling homework assignment can be found here.  The weekly vocab template can be found here. The new 4th grade reading logs can be found here.

Don’t forget to login to Think Central for access to the Journey’s textbook, Reader’s Notebook, and many more resources!

Quizlet Account:  Please click here to access both 4th and 5th grade material.

4th Grade: Lesson 5.22

5th Grade: Lesson 5.22

4th Grade Math:  Chapter 5 Division

4th Grade is making great progress with their multiplication facts!  I am so proud of them! We are now working on division facts.

5th Grade Math

Group A: Chapter 8 Decimals: Addition and Subtraction

Group B: Chapter 9 Decimals: Multiplication and Division

Group C:  Chapter 12 Metric Measurement, Area, Volume

Please remember Khan is assigned on Wednesdays and due the following Wednesday.

Social Studies:  Chapter 6 California Becomes a State

Students will:

  • Explain why food and supplies were expensive during the Gold Rush.
  • Define business and entrepreneur and identify a Gold Rush entrepreneur.
  • Explain California’s rise to statehood and the role of slavery.
  • Explain the purpose of a constitution.
  • Explain how San Francisco changed during the Gold Rush.
  • Explain conflicts between different groups and identify the vigilantes.
  • Describe how people lost their lands to U.S. settlers.
  • Explain causes of the Modoc War.

California Missions: Projects are due on 5/2.  Presentations will be 5/2-5/5. Please refer to the packet for more details and instructions.

Science:  Congratulations to Elissandra and Ashlyn for being chosen as finalists in the 2017 Earth Day Poster Contest sponsored by the City of Escondido Recycling Department!


Sunday 3/26: School Mass 5:30pm

Monday 3/27: P.E.

Tuesday 3/28: 5th Grade Group B Chapter 9 Math Test

Wednesday 3/29:  8am Mass, 4th Grade Division Quiz, 2:30pm Dismiss

Thursday 3/30:  Social Studies Ch. 6 Test, 5th Grade Math Group C  Chapter 12 Test, P.E.

Friday 3/31: Mission San Juan Capistrano Field Trip permission slips due, L.A./Spelling 5.22 Tests, Religion Chapter 22 Test, 2:15pm 4th and 5th Grade Stations of the Cross, 5-7:30pm Lenten Fish Fry