Welcome to 5th Grade!

  • Miss Cotter 
    Welcome Back!

    Fifth grade is a year full of great opportunities and many different activities. We are off to a great start here in 5C!

    I am a NYS certified teacher in Childhood Education and Special Education. I hold a Bachelor's degree in Psychology, a Master's Degree in Elementary Education and an Advanced Certificate in Special Education. This is my third year teaching here at Trinity and I am excited to be your Fifth Grade Teacher! 
  • Miss Cotter's Class Mission

    Our mission is to receive a renowned education so that we can pursue our dreams and discover our full potential. We will work together successfully by treating others the way you want to be treated. We will strive to always be respectful, responsible, and generous to all people in our communities. We will make every effort to try and be Good Samaritans and to be the best version of our selves. We will accomplish this by staying faithful to God, following directions, working together as a team, having fun and striving to do our best at all times.

  • Announcements

    Hot Lunch Begins tomorrow 9/19. Please bring the exact amount of money for lunch since there is no IOUs. Only pizza and water will be sold.

    Field Trip:
    Thursday October 10, 2019 to United Skates of America. Lunch will be provided. Field Trip Form and Money are due Thursday, September 26th.

    DATE CHANGE: Band Begins Monday September 30th, please send in a note stating your child has permission to go to band every Monday unless otherwise notified.

    September 27th- Half Day 

    October 1st- 4th Grade Prayer Service 8:30 AM

    Week of October 6th- IOWAS

    October 11th- Mass 12:30 PM

  • Mrs. Lipton 
    Welcome Back!

    "When educating the minds of our youth, we must not forget to educate their hearts." - Dalai Lama 
    I have been privileged to be part of the Trinity family since 1999. I taught Spanish my first year and have been a fifth grade teacher ever since. I am permanently certified in Elementary Education, and I earned a Maters Degree in School Counseling. Here's to a wondeful and rewarding year!
  • Mrs. Lipton's Class Mission

    In 5L, our mission is to be a welcoming and faith-filled class. We will be respectful, kind, honest, empathetic, loyal, and helpful to everyone around us. We will be the best people God made us to be. We will always try our best and never give up to have a successful year. 

  • This Week's Homework
    Fifth Grade

    Monday- September 16th
    Math- Textbook page 33-34

    Science- Lesson 3 Vocabulary 

    Social Studies- Quick Check pages 17 and 19

    Reading and Writing- Reread "A Package for Mrs. Jewls" and review vocabulary and terms. Test tomorrow

    Tuesday- September 17th
    Math- Practice Math Facts. FInish Mid Chapter Check Point 

    Science- Lesson 2 Worksheet from Homework Packet

    Social Studies- Quick Check pages 21 and 23

    Reading and Writing- Journal - What is your favorite subject? Write a paragraph explaining why.

    Wednesday- September 18th
    Math- Textbook page 41 #1-11  and page 42 #1-6 

    Science- Study for Unit 1 Earth's Water Vocabulary Quiz

    Social Studies- Quick Check pages 25 and 27

    Reading and Writing- Journal- What is your favorite sport and why? 

    Thursday-September 19th
    Math- Textbook page 47-48

    Science- Study for Unit 1 Earth's Water Vocabulary Quiz

    Social Studies- Quick Check pages 29 and 31

    Reading and Writing- Write a 20 word list that describes who you are.

    Students should be spending time reading, practicing math facts, and review materials from the past week's lessons.