Grade 6 (Mrs. Fedora)


*Our Lady of the Cross & Mater Dolorosa School Fall Festival - Sat., Oct. 19th (11 a.m. to 8 p.m.) and Sun., Oct. 20th (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) in Pope John Paul II Social Center. Everyone is welcomed. 

*Volunteers are still needed for the Fall Festival.  The busiest times are usually 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, and 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Sunday, BUT, your help would be appreciated anytime throughout the day(s).  If you would like to help, please contact Fr. Albert at with your availability (he may not be able to respond).  Find Fr. Albert in the Social Center on either day, and he will let you know where he needs you.  Service hours can count towards your MD School service hour requirement, or your OLOC parishioner service hour requirement.  I hope to see you there!

*MD School 5-8 grade students have been invited to a Halloween Dance at Blessed Sacrament School.  Flyers with information and a permission slip attached went home over a week ago. A signed permission slip and $6.00 fee is due Tue., 10/22.


 Week of 10/14/2019

Grade 6

Religion - Saint 'quote of the day' and audio of brief biography will continue.  October is a Marian month and the Month of the Holy Rosary.  We will spend time each week on Rosary activities, which will include the Mysteries of the Rosary. We will start the new Sophia Institute textbooks this week.

Literature - "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow".  ELA - Voyages Grammar -  gender of nouns.  Vocabulary Workshop - Unit 3;   Writing - Personal Narrative essay about a favorite cultural celebration.

Grade 7 

ELA- Editing and publishing Personal Narrative essays. Grammar - utilizing better words to improve our writing.  Vocabulary Workshop - Unit 3

Grade 8

ELA - Voyages Grammar - Verb, adjective, and adverb usage to improve our writing.  Writing - Editing and publishing Personal Narrative essays.  Vocabulary Workshop - Unit 3. 

History - Chapter 20, "Industrial Growth" vocab test is Tue., 10/15.  

Have a good week.

Mrs. Fedora