Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Week of November 27th

Special Events:
Monday- No School
Thursday- Band Rehearsal at the High School
Friday Dec. 1st- Accelerated Reader and Dojo Reward

Tuesday Day 10- Music
Wednesday Day 1- Computers
Thursday Day 2- Guidance
Friday Day 3- Art

Social Studies:

Classes will be presenting their animal projects the beginning of this week.  Students will then start Lesson 7: Our Farms and Forests.  A test will be given on lesson 7 the beginning of next week.


Friday, November 17, 2017

Week of November 20th, 2017

Special Events:

November 22nd is a half day and the PBIS reward!
November 23rd- No School
November 24th- No School

Social Studies

Monday and Tuesday students will work on finishing their animal project.


~*~*~*~Have a Happy Thanksgiving ~*~*~*~

Friday, November 10, 2017

Week of November 13th

Special Announcements:
Dress down Friday Nov. 17th- In order to dress down please bring in an item from the list that was sent home previously.

Social Studies:
Students will be working on a mammal project for lesson six.  This will be completed in groups and during class time.  Instead of a test this week on lesson 6, the project will be graded.

Lesson 6 Objectives:
1.  Identify common mammals of Pennsylvania.
2. Associate key words with their respective meanings.
3. Appreciate and respect the animals and wildlife of our state. 
4. Research and report on common mammals or animals of Pennsylvania. 

Monday, November 6, 2017

Week of November 6th

Social Studies:


* Students will review Monday and test on Lesson 8 on Tuesday.

* The rest of the week we will be working on Lesson 9, Our Wildlife.  


Lesson 8:Our Minerals and Fossil Fuels
Student Objectives:
1.   Identify common mineral resources of Pennsylvania.
2.   Associate mineral resources with their respective products.
Match each key word with its respective meaning.


Lesson 6: Our Wildlife
Student Objectives:
 Identify common mammals of Pennsylvania.
 Associate key words with their respective meanings.
 Appreciate and respect the animals and wildlife of our state.
 Research and report on common mammals or animals of Pennsylvania.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Week of October 16th

Happenings at NSSD.........

Cross Country Haunted Mansion at the former Cardinal Brennan

Book Fair at the Elementary

Friday is a dress down day for $1

Social Studies:
Monday and Tuesday some students will be working on an enrichment project and some students will be going over information from lesson 4 on Pennsylvania's regions.  Wednesday students will have a chance to correct mistakes on their lesson 4 test.

Thursday and Friday students will be introduced to Lesson 5. 

Student Objectives:

Lesson 4: Our Geographic Regions
1.    Students will be able to identify and locate the five geographic regions of PA.
2.   Students will be able to describe the five geographic regions of PA.
            3. Students will be able to associate each vocabulary word with it respective meaning


Lesson 5: Our Natural Resources
1.    Students will be able to identify the natural resources of PA.
2.   Students will be able to classify a natural resource as to whether it is a renewable or non-renewable, and whether it is living or non-living.
3.   Students will be able to define key terms.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Week of October 9th

Important Items:
Monday - No School for Students
Wednesday- 2 Hour Data Delay
                    Annual Powder Puff Classic 7:00pm
Friday- Homecoming Football Game
             Cross Country Haunted Mansion

Social Studies Tentative week outlook:

Monday October 9th- No School for Students

Tuesday October 10th- Review for Lesson 4 Test

Wednesday October 11th- Lesson 4 Test

Thursday October 12th- Introduce Lesson 5

Friday October 13th- Continue with Lesson 5

Student Objectives:

Lesson 4: Our Geographic Regions
1.    Students will be able to identify and locate the five geographic regions of PA.
2.   Students will be able to describe the five geographic regions of PA.
            3. Students will be able to associate each vocabulary word with it respective meaning


Lesson 5: Our Natural Resources
1.    Students will be able to identify the natural resources of PA.
2.   Students will be able to classify a natural resource as to whether it is a renewable or non-renewable, and whether it is living or non-living.
3.   Students will be able to define key terms.

Monday, October 2, 2017

October 2nd-October 13th

Tentative Outlook for the Week.........

* This week the positive behavior that will be focused on is teamwork.  

Social Studies: 

Lessons 4 and 5Students will work on Lesson 4 which includes our geographic regions.
Students will begin Lesson 5 on our natural resources.
* There will be vocab with these two lessons for students to learn.

Student Objectives:

Lesson 4: Our Geographic Regions
1.    Students will be able to identify and locate the five geographic regions of PA.
2.   Students will be able to describe the five geographic regions of PA.
            3. Students will be able to associate each vocabulary word with it respective meaning


Lesson 5: Our Natural Resources
1.    Students will be able to identify the natural resources of PA.
2.   Students will be able to classify a natural resource as to whether it is a renewable or non-renewable, and whether it is living or non-living.
3.   Students will be able to define key terms.