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Dear Parents, 

I hope you all had a Blessed Easter! 

Last week we delivered our collected items to the food pantry! What a wonderful tour we were given by Mrs. Irene Peplinski -Director of Human Services. We are very appreciative of the time she gave us and how she answered all our questions. 

AFTER SCHOOL HELP IN MATH will be held every Wednesday. Pick up time will be 3:30 . Thank you! 



TESTS /QUIZZES THIS WEEK:   


ELA:    POETRY ASSIGNMENT CAN BE FOUND IN THE GREEN TAKE HOME FOLDER! 

MATH  :   VACATION HOMEWORK : Please look in the take home folder for a packet of practice NY State Test questions. It would be best not to do them all at once ! For additional practice go to engage ny (see Useful Links) . The past assessment are wonderful practice and the answers are provided for checking! 

We are working on Chapter 7 -Addition and Subtraction of Fractions. The subtraction of mixed numbers is challenging for many. After the State Test on May 1st we will revisit the chapter to ensure understanding. 

IXL for Ch. 7 : Q. 1,2,3,4,6,8,9,11,
                         P.  4,23
IXL for ANGLES : Z. 2,3,5

Mrs. Cammarota is working with the fourth graders on angles to prepare for the State Test .

RELIGION  Grade 4 : 
We were blessed to have Mrs. Pellegrino assist with STATIONS OF THE CROSS! 

RELIGION  Grade 5 : The Fifth Grade prepared prayer cards for every staff member . What a lovely message to find in your mailbox! Our next area of study for both the 4th and 5th graders will be THE MASS. 

SOCIAL STUDIES (GRADE 4) : This week we will be discussing why so many immigrants came to NY and the effect of trade and farming in this colony. Freedom of the Press and John Peter Zenger are important topics at the end of the lesson. 

SOCIAL STUDIES (GRADE 5) : Unit 3 Lesson 1 
How does the US economy work ? What is free enterprise? How does supply and demand work? All of these concepts will be discussed as we study the economic regions of our country. 


All  children  have their user names and passwords for Think Central(math and reading) and IXL  (math practice site).Please note that the sign in for IXL math is their user name @apostle . They can try them out in Computer class. We do not yet have the ConnectEd passwords for science and social studies. 

 
If you have any questions or concerns I can be reached at :

emulvihill5649@stthomasschool.net

Sincerely,

Mrs. Mulvihill