1st. Grade Northwest Current

Posted By on Jan 23, 2014

In first grade we have been working on our five senses in science.  To conclude this unit we made a snow globe in which we drew a winter scene.  We then pretended that we lived in the snow globe and what we would: see, taste, hear, touch, and smell.  Then we wrote sentences that described how each sense would be used inside our made up snow globe world.  It was a fun project and let us show off our five senses knowledge and get to...

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2nd Grade Northwest Current

Posted By on Jan 16, 2014

    Hi, we go to St. Ann’s Academy. In math, we learned about gallons. Did you know that 4 quarts equals 1 gallon? We also made our own gallon people. My gallon person’s name is Minor 4 Gallon. My friends’ gallon names are DJ Gallon, Gallon Ninja, Fighter Gallon, Gallon Jr., Mario Gallon, another Ninja Gallon, Mr. Gallon, Ms. Super Ninja Gallon, Gallon Spy, and Mr. Gallon Cat. In science, we got to make something...

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3rd Grade Northwest Current

Posted By on Dec 18, 2013

Our Third Grade class has been working hard. In Math, we are learning about fractions and how to write them correctly. We know that the numerator is the top half and the denominator is the bottom half. In Cursive, we are learning upper case letters now and have practiced A,C,E, and O so far.  In Social Studies, we are learning about a community’s environment and its location.  We discussed how the climate affects the way people...

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4th Grade Northwest Current

Posted By on Dec 12, 2013

4th Grade News   With Christmas just around the corner, the 4th grade has been very busy.  We have been preparing for our annual Christmas Concert with the 3rd graders.  This year’s concert went perfectly and we all shared some Christmas cheer in the gym afterwards with some cookies and punch.  We are having a secret Santa book exchange in the classroom where students have secretly picked a name and will buy a book for...

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Northwest Current 5th Grade

Posted By on Nov 27, 2013

“I needed clothes and you clothed me.” This is a very well known proverb from the Bible and Saint Ann’s Academy students took this to heart and participated during the month of November by collecting coats for the Catholic Charities: Coats of Many Colors Drive. Every November, Saint Ann’s students raise money through a Turkey Feather fundraising effort. Each class has a “naked” turkey. Students bring in money to purchase feathers for...

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