Visitation Academy
     ...we are called to act justly, to love tenderly, to walk humbly with our God.

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Mrs. Siegel


                                    Welcome to Grade 5   

                              Mrs. Siegel                 

                        Science: Grades 4 & 5


Science: Grade 4:   Chapter 3: Ecosystems; Lesson 1: What are the parts of ecosystems?

Science: Grade 5:  Chapter 3- Human Body Systems; Lesson 3: Digestive and Urinary Systems.  Test on Lesson 3 on Tuesday (12/10); Chapter 7: Water on the Earth, Lesson 1: How can the oceans be described?

Language Arts: Direct and indirect objects. Test on Tuesday (12/10).

Reading:  Story selection: "Old Yeller"; skills: compare and contrast; adages.  Test on Thursday (12/12).

Vocabulary: Unit 7; test on Friday (12/13).

Religion:  Advent and Christmas.  Test on Wednesday (12/11).

* Extra help is available for the fourth and fifth grades.  Please contact me via email or note if your child will be coming for extra help/review  at least 24 hours prior .  Review sessions are the morning before scheduled tests - dates will be posted on this webpage.


* Please note that due to our schedule, we cannot have birthday treats in the classroom for student birthdays. 

* ​If you would like to order books from Scholastic, you may either order directly online using the class code GZ8GD , or you may send the completed order form with your child's name along with a check that is made out to Scholastic (not Visitation Academy) in an envelope .  Scholastic orders due by Thursday, December 12.  


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