Thursday, January 9 (Day C)


  • p. 536 #1-3 –YOU MUST SHOW WORK (calculators are permitted)


  • Read for pleasure
  • Use the list to study for the Lesson 12 Vocabulary Test on Friday


  • DLR 10-Thursday


  • The completed 2-sided worksheet is due Friday and the test will be administered Friday (or last day of the school week).  *Students have received the week 14 word list and worksheet. The test will be Friday.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post).
  • If a student earns a D or F, parents must sign the test and students return it to me the following day.

Social Studies:

  • Landform/5 Themes of Geography test–4-G Friday. Use corrected landform quiz, yellow overview 5 Themes sheet, and any in-class activity sheets as your study guides. Check out the landform memory game: Mr. Polum’s Landform Game – Match The Memory



  • Please sign and return the WWE and blue report that are distributed on Mondays by Friday of the same week.
  • WE ARE OUT OF TISSUES! Any donations would be appreciated–thanks:)
  • Girl Scout Troop 70146 is collecting donations for Lancaster County Pet Pantry.   Some Items include: old towels, cat and dog food (any size or brand), distilled water, clorox wipes only, paper towels, detergent, Ziplock gallon bags. For a more detailed list, check out the Conestoga blog (under school links). Donations are needed by January 10.
  • Conestoga Talent Show permission sheet is due by Friday, February 7.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, February 3 (Remember your instrument and book)
  • FYI: If students take their Chromebooks home, they MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • January 9–PTO meeting in the Commons at 6:45 p.m.
  • January 10–End of MP 2 –-Please check under the Cycle Day Special tab above to see the changes for MP 3 & 4: (PE will be Day A and Tech will be Day C)
  • January 13–No school (teacher in-service)
  • January 17 (Friday)–Conestoga wear Flannel Day!
  • January 20–No school (MLK Day)
  • January 27–report card distribution
  • March 6–Conestoga Talent Show