Teacher's Name: Mrs. Mary Donahue

Grade/Subject:  Grade 5

Contact: mdonahue@stjohnskenmore.com

February 2019

Happy Valentines Day!!

Welcome back to the 2018-2019 school year! I am so glad that you are in my Fifth Grade class, and would like to extend an extra special welcome to the newest members of our St. John's community!

Each month, I will update this webpage with a brief overview of what we will be learning in each of our subject areas.  If you every have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

IMPORTANT DATES

3/6- Science Museum Field Trip

2/7- HSA Meeting

2/9- Father/Daughter Dance

2/10-BASE Movie Night

2/14-Happy Valentines Day!

2/15- Talent Show

2/18-2/22- No School Winter Break

2/26- UB Bulls Basketball Game

Reading- As we finish our Number the Stars project, we will go back to working in Scholastic Storyworks.

Social Studies- Throughout the month of February, we will finish the Social Studies unit on European Exploration.

Science- After February break, we will begin our next Science unit on Ecosystems and The Water Cycle. 

Religion- We will study the Seven Sacraments during February.-

ELA- This month in ELA, we will continue to work on our Grammar Workshop and Vocabulary Workshop programs. We will also keep working on essay writing in response to our reading.