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

     222 N. Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ 201-262-6067

Number the Stars!
5th grade curriculum (pdf)
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Mrs. Siegel


                        Welcome to Grade 5  

                         Mrs. Siegel            

                  Science: Grades 4 & 5


Science: Grade 4: Chapter 1- Classifying plants and animals; Lesson 1: What are the building blocks of life? Test on Lesson 1 on Friday (9/20).   Review for test on Thursday morning at 7:45.

Science: Grade 5:  Chapter 2- Cells to Systems; Lesson 2: How do cells work together? 

Language Arts: Complete sentences, simple subjects and predicates, fragments, narrative writing.  Test on grammar on Wednesday (9/18).

Reading: Story selection: "A Package for Mrs. Jewls"; skill: context, plot, irony.  Test on story on Tuesday (9/17).

Vocabulary: Unit 1; test on Friday (9/20).

Religion:  Chapter 1: "God's Wonderful Creation"; test on Chapter 1 on Thursday (9/19).


* 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, September 19.  



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