Homework Archives

Salli Knechtel

silhouette96
9:02 PM Oct 17
10-17-2013

homework: Spelling Grade 5- write words 3times each and study for test Friday

Spelling Grade 4- study for test Friday

math-Grade 5: worksheet on adding 3fractions together. finding a commons denominator

reading-continue working on Magician’s Nephew project due Nov. 1st

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Salli Knechtel
10:56 AM Oct 10
10-10-2013

Homework: Math – worksheet on simplifying fractions

No school Friday 10-11 (Teacher Professional Development) or Monday 10-14( Columbus Day)

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Salli Knechtel
3:22 PM Oct 8
10-8-2013

Homework:

Math – none other than to practice multiplication facts

Spelling grade 5 – Write spelling words three times each

grade 4 – Write spelling words three times each

PTG Fall Fundraiser through October

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Salli Knechtel
3:13 PM Oct 3
10-3-2013

Homework: Math- fraction, division, PEMDAS worksheet practice

Spelling- study words for test

4th grade spelling- study words for test

Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

3:10 PM Oct 2

10-2-2013

Homework:

Math: worksheet on adding fractions

Spelling: no homework. keep studying words for test Friday

Congratulations to Brian Nano and jack Sonnabend for becoming 5th grade President and Vice-President!!!! Good Work Boys!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

3:48 PM Sep 16

9-16-13

Math: Order of Operations worksheet

Spelling: Worksheet on short e sound

Scholastic Book Orders due Tuesday, Sept. 17th

Natures Classroom fundraiser due Monday, Sept. 23rd

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

11:17 PM Sep 12

9-12-2013

Spelling grade 4&5: Study for spelling test Friday

Math grade 5: input/output worksheet

Scholastic book order payment due Tuesday, Sept. 17

Nature’s classroom fundraiser due Sept 29

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

11:26 AM Sep 5

9-5-2013

*Check with Mr. Haines for math homework

*Students should finish their Hopes and Dreams drawings at home.

*Logo Drawing contest is in full swing!

*I am still waiting for materials to be distributed here at school. I will send a list home soon of materials needed that have not been provided by the school. Thank you for your patience.

*No homework in Reading, History or Science this week

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

8:38 PM Jun 17

Wow!! Our Boston field trip and RCS field day are over. Time flies!!! Both events were fabulous!! Thank you to the Boston chaperones and to parent helpers at field day!!! I love our RCS community.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

8:34 PM May 31

Wax Museum is approaching fast. Students need to have project completed by June 10th. if your child has not yet purchased a three sided board from me, I have them available for $2.00. The Wax Museum will be on June 12th in the RCS library. 9-11 am and 1:15-2:30 pm.

Our classroom reached 91 degrees today. Please be aware of temperatures and provide water bottles for your children. we have a water fountain in the classroom, but having a water bottle is much more convenient.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

9:27 PM May 16

5-16-2013

Students should be working on Wax Museum research and rough draft writing.

Three-sided boards for Wax Museum available for $2.00 by Mrs. Knechtel

Wax Museum happening June 12th, Wednesday. (Entire Wax Museum project needs to be completed by Monday, June 10th. Student dress rehearsal on June 10 or June 11. Half the class on Monday and the other half on Tuesday so I can grade project)

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

10:58 PM May 7

5-7-2013

Math: practice worksheet on fractions. (15 problems)

5th grade MCAS:

Thursday, May 9 Science

Friday, May 10 Math

Monday, May 13 Math

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

10:16 PM May 2, 2013

5-2-13

Homework:

math: decimal division worksheet. Only do numbers 1-20

5th Grade MCAS: Monday, May 6 Science

Thursday, May 9. Science

Friday, May 10 Math

Monday, May 13 Math

Please return Wax Museum notice with parent signature. More information to come.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

11:49 PM Apr 11, 2013

assignments for 4-11-13 Thursday

River Rat Reading challenge

Flat Stanley MWCC field trip Friday….

report cards go home Friday

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

9:34 AM Apr 8, 2013

Assignments for 4-8-2013

Math: Geometry worksheet on perimeter and area

Spelling: worksheet on Plurals

Tuesday, April 9th: Band field trip to Boston Symphony

Wednesday, April 10th: 1/2 day school elementary

Friday, April 12th: RCS field trip to MWCC to see Flat Stanley play

Report cards go home

Vacation week of April 15-19

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

9:26 AM Mar 28, 2013

3-28-13

Assignments for 3-28:

Spelling: Study words for test. Worksheet on review words.

Math: Worksheet on percents of decimals and fractions

Notes: ELA MCAS testing went well. I am very proud of all my students. They worked very hard and were respectful to others. Way to go!!!

Third semester ends April 3rd. Wow! Where did the time go???

Have a great day..

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

12:27 PM Mar 26, 2013

3-26-13

notes:

5th grade ELA MCAS tests start Wednesday, March 27 and Thursday, March 28th. Ger lots of rest and eat well for energy…..

No homework on Tuesday or Wednesday evening.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

10:36 PM Mar 20, 2013

3-20-2013

Enough snow already….

assignments for Wed., March 20th

Spelling: worksheet on silent letters

Reading: chapter 3 The Grey Ghost (job in packet)

Spring pictures on Thursday, March 21st

MCAS for 5th grade: ELA. March 27th and March 28th

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

11:43 AM Mar 11, 2013

3-11-2013

Assignments:

Math: Adding/Subtracting mixed numbers worksheet

History: Explorer rough draft due 3/12/2013, Tuesday. Completed project due 3/15/2013, Friday.

Parent note:

1/2 day school on Wednesday, March 13th.

Please return MCAS Academy after school permission ASAP if your child received one.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

2:50 PM Mar 8, 2013

3-8-2013

assignments:

Math: adding and subtracting mixed numbers worksheet. Assigned on Thursday, 3-7-2013.

History: Pizarro worksheet

explorer project

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

11:53 AM Mar 6, 2013

3-6-2013

Parent note:

Some parents will be receiving an envelope that contains a letter about after school MCAS prep. Please return letter ASAP whether your child will attend or not. If your child will not be coming, we can place another child in that spot. Thank you.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

7:50 AM Mar 6, 2013

3-6-2013

Assignments:

Math: practice worksheet on subtraction of mixed numbers

History: Explorer Project

Rough draft due no later than Tuesday, March 12th

Completed project due Friday, March 15th

Progress reports will go home on Friday, March 8th for those students who need one

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

12:26 PM Mar 4, 2013

3-4-2013

Assignments:

History- Explorer Project due March 15th (bring in all work completed so far on Wednesday, March 6th for review)

Math- Worksheet on adding and subtracting mixed numbers

Notes:

Wednesday, March 6th is 1/2 day of school. Progress reports go home on Wednesday, March 6th.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

7:58 AM Mar 1, 2013

3-1-2013

Assignments:

History: Explorer project due March 15th

Today is the last day that students will be doing research in the RCS computer lab for their Explorer Project. Make sure project is being worked on every day. The due date is approaching quickly.

Have a great weekend!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

7:56 AM Mar 1, 2013

2-28-2013

Assignments:

Math: Worksheet Lesson 9 on adding mixed numbers

History: Explorer project due March 15

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

9:16 AM Feb 26, 2013

2-26-2013

Assignments:

Math: adding mixed numbers practice worksheet

History: Work on Explorer project (due March 15th)

MCAS prep starting soon. Look for information going home this week.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

5:52 PM Feb 25, 2013

2-25-2013

Welcome Back!!

assignments for 2-25-2013

Math: worksheet adding mixed numbers. Simplify.

History: Research on explorer project

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

5:01 PM Feb 14, 2013

2-15-2013

Assignments:

History: Explorer Research( continue working on project)

Principal Vacation Reading Challenge: look for paper in students agendas

February vacation next week…

Have a Blast!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

4:58 PM Feb 14, 2013

2-14-2013

Assignments:

math: worksheet on simplifying fractions ( review)

Spelling: study spelling words

History: Continue research on explorer project

Happy Valentines Day!!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

9:16 AM Feb 13, 2013

2-13-2013

Assignments:

Math: Multiply mixed numbers(do 10 problems only. choose the ones you want to do)

Spelling: write words three times each

History: Explorer Research

On February 25th, Monday, I will not be able to stay after school for extra help. I have a parent meeting at that time. I will be available on Tuesday, February 26th.

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Michael Leander

9:19 PM Feb 12, 2013

Thanks for keeping a wonderful up to date site!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

6:10 PM Feb 12, 2013

2-12-2013

assignments:

Math: Worksheet on multiplying mixed numbers

Spelling: Worksheet on consonant blend

History: research on explorer project

Half day of school for elementary students Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

7:41 PM Feb 11, 2013

2-11-2103

assignments:

spelling:worksheet on consonant blends

Math: improper fractions to mixed numbers worksheet

History: explorer project ( research, portrait, map)

Have a great day!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

3:29 PM Feb 7, 2013

2-7-2013

Assignments and notes:

Dare Essay due February 8th. (if snow day, due Monday, Feb. 11th) This needs to be completed to ensure student graduation of DARE.

Explore project letter being sent home. Please sign and return to me, ASAP. Project will be due on March 15th.

Happy SNOW!!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

7:58 AM Feb 1, 2013

2-1-2013

Assignments and notes

On Monday, students will be coming home with information on their new History project. Please read the Parent/Guardian letter and return with your signature. We will work on this project in school and students will also need to work on project at home every night to ensure completion.

Have a great weekend!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

8:32 AM Jan 28, 2013

1-28-2013

Assignments:

Math: Worksheet on subtracting fractions with unlike denominators

(No spelling words this week)

History: Week #10 newspaper crossword puzzle due 1/29

Grade 5 will be starting a new project this week. We will be researching North American Explorers. Look for information coming home. Please sign parent letter and return.

Tuesday, January 29th, PTG at 6:00pm

Wednesday, January 30th, 1/2 day for students.

Happy Monday!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

7:33 AM Jan 23, 2013

1-23-2013

Assignments:

Math: Worksheet on Adding Fractions/ Simplify

Spelling: Wordsearch worksheet

History: Week # 10 Newspaper due January 28, Monday

Reading: Black Stallion Chapter 14 (write one paragraph summary of chapter)

Grades close this week for the second semester.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

3:09 PM Jan 22, 2013

1-22-2013

Assignments:

Math: Fraction worksheet on simplifying fractions

Spelling: write words three times each (words from last week) should be written in agenda

Reading: Black Stallion Chapter 12 Write summary of chapter to share in group

Welcome Back after a long 4 day weekend!!!

Students did a wonderful job on Solar System projects!!! They are on display in the RCS lobby. Way to go 5th graders!!!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

9:23 PM Jan 17, 2013

1-17-2013

Assignments:

History: Week #9 newspaper due 1-22-2013 crossword and Idiom section

No school Friday, Jan 18th for students

No school Monday, Jan 21st for students or teachers

Have a great 4 days off!!! See you all on Tuesday!

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

7:50 AM Jan 15, 2013

1-15-2013

Assignments:

Science: Solar System Project due Thursday, Jan. 17th

Math: worksheet – practice on equivalent fractions and simplifying fractions

Spelling: Worksheet on /el/ /le/ /al/ Sounds (pg.61)

Friday, Jan. 18th: NO SCHOOL for students. Professional Dev. Day for teachers

Monday, Jan. 21st: NO SCHOOL for all. Holiday.

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Salli Knechtel

silhouette96

11:48 AM Jan 14, 2013

1-14-2013

Assignments:

Science: Solar System Project due Thurs., Jan. 17th

Math: Equivalent fraction worksheet

Spelling: /el/ /le/ /al/ Sounds worksheet (pg. 60)

Friday, January 18th Teacher Professional Day. NO SCHOOL for students

Monday, January 21st, Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed. NO SCHOOL for all

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RCS RCS

11:08 PM Dec 13, 2012

12-14-12

Keep working on Solar System Project -due January 18,2013

After school basketball permission forms due to Mr. Webster ASAP

Holiday Celebration Forms due ASAP

Don’t forget, after school help is available on Monday and Tuesdays for students in Grade 5. Please write a note the day before so I will be aware that your child is staying and will be picked up at 4pm or earlier.

Progress reports were sent home on Wednesday, December 12,2012. Please review, comment, sign and send back to me. If you have any concerns, please e-mail or call the school to set up a meeting to talk.

Happy Friday and Happy Weekend!!

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RCS RCS

11:00 PM Dec 13, 2012

12-13-12

Homework Assignments and Notices:

Spelling: study for test

Science: Solar System project

Week #17newspaper

Holiday Celebration Notice: please return ASAP

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RCS RCS

7:46 AM Dec 12, 2012

12-12-12 : December 12, 2012

Homework Assignments and Notices:

Spelling: Word Search Puzzle

Math: Practice on finding factors and using divisibility Rules

Science: Solar System Project Research

Newspaper Week# 17 due Friday, December 14th

Please return Holiday Celebration Notice asap

Have a great Wednesday!!

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RCS RCS

8:29 AM Dec 11, 2012

Happy Tuesday!!

Homework Assignments for December 11th:

Spelling: Worksheet on Long /i/ sound

Math: worksheet on Prime/Composite Numbers (word problems)

Science: Solar System project

Please return Holiday Celebration Form asap.

DARE Parent Letters due Wednesday, December 12th

have a wonderful day!!

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Michael Leander

5:57 PM Dec 10, 2012

Awesome job with the web page!!!

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RCS RCS

7:37 AM Dec 10, 2012

Assignments and messages for December 10th:

Spelling: The Long /i/ Sound worksheet Spell/Voc. Book

Math: Worksheet on Prime and Composite Numbers

Look for Holiday Party handout in child’s backpack tonight.

Solar System Project research is going great in the classroom. Students are really excited and are working together to get the most interesting research they can find.

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RCS RCS

3:09 PM Dec 6, 2012

Assignments:

December 6, 2012 Thursday

Spelling: write spelling words 3 times each

Math: worksheet on finding averages

Science: Solar System Project research

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RCS RCS

7:44 AM Nov 15, 2012

Assignments:

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Spelling: Wordsearch

Math: multiply decimal worksheet

Due Friday. November 16, 2012:

Magician’s Nephew project