All students should have an art smock for next Monday (423), as our 5th graders will be using water colors on their newest art project!

Students were sent home this week with the Cereal Box Book Report Information.  These will be due on Monday, May 21.  Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.

Our 5th Grade Class needs Paper Towel rolls for Stem Class!  Please send in any that can when you finish a roll of paper towels!! Thank you so much!

Our classroom is running low on Paper Towels, Tissues, and Clorox wipes!  Any donations would be greatly appreciated! 

This week in Grade 5:

Religion - This week we will take a closer look at the Sacrament of Matrimony.

Math -  We will be finishing our work with fractions and moving on to organizing and interpreting data.

Reading - Students will be finishing their travel brochures from Flint to Birmingham before moving onto a unit of Poetry.

Science -  This week we take a closer look at the elements.

Social Studies - Our next steps on the road to independence will be the Boston Tea Party and the Declaration of Independence.  We will also be continuing our own simulation!

Please be sure to check this page often!  You will always find updated Homework, Test/Project dates, Happenings at ICA, and other important 5th grade information!

If you need to contact me, my email address is




Week of April 23:


     Monday - Workbook Page 77 - Odds

     Tuesday - Review Sheet

     Wednesday - No Homework

     Thursday - Workbook Page 80, Evens


Social Studies:   Current Event is due on April 30.

Language Arts:  Spelling Week! Words written three times each night of the week.

Reading:  Any questions not finished during the day, may be finished at home and shared with Mrs. Harrigan.

Religion: Study for Quiz on Friday.




Upcoming Tests, Quizzes, and Project Dates

Friday, April 27 - Religion Quiz/Spelling Test

Monday, April 30 - Current Event Due

Monday, May 21 - Cereal Box Book Report Due

Happenings at ICA

April 27 - Mass

May 4 - Full Day of School

May 28 - School Closed for Memorial Day

May 29 - June 1 - Final Exams

June 4 - 8th Grade Graduation

June 7 - Early Dismissal

June 8 - Closing Mass/Dismissal at 10:30



Daily Schedules

Snack will be at 10:15 am each day.  Please send in a healthy and quick snack with your child.

Lunch/Recess is from 11:20 to 12:00.


Art - 12:50 - 1:35

Gym - 1:40 - 2:40


Stem/ Media - 1:00 - 2:00


Music - 12:00 - 12:45