Math 5: We are strengthening our understanding of place value as we make progress in adding, subtracting, and now multiplying decimals.
Our next Mid Module Quiz will be Tuesday, October 16.
Aleks reminder: Students should be working on their individualized ALEKS learning paths for 15 minutes a night.
If your student has not yet mastered the multiplication facts, daily work on Quicktables in ALEKS is necessary. Success in math is hindered without easy recall to these facts.
Math 6: We continue to work on ratio relationships as represented by ratio tables, tape diagrams and double number lines. This week we will begin to use the ratio relationship to write equations using the value of the ratio.
At home, students should be working on math for 30 minutes nightly. If they have completed the day’s lesson, the remainder of the time should be spent on their ALEKS personalized learning path. If your student has not yet mastered the multiplication facts, daily work on Quicktables in ALEKS is necessary. Success in math is hindered without easy recall to these facts.
Middle School Religion:
October is the month of the Rosary and it is also Respect Life month. Students are making mini-books that depict the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary. Students will also be making Pro-Life posters in class for the walk on October 21. Students do not have to participate in the walk to enter the poster contest, but all posters are due on October 18.
7th grade will lead the school rosary on Friday, October 12.
Mark your calendars for St. Timothy/ St. Mary Pro-Life Walk Sunday October 21, 2018 at St. Timothy Catholic Church from 12-2. Students will receive service hours for participating and will have a lot of fun walking along Bear Valley Parkway supporting life!
Wednesday (10/10) Mass readers are: Sarah (reading and psalm) and Lauren (petitions).