Cedargrove Elementary School

Cedargrove Elementary School

Excellence in Education

Mrs. Bernal 5th Grade Room G2

Homework for Thursday, January 19th 2017

Reading Log :  Read 20 minutes and write a three sentence summary of what you read.  Reading Log needs to be signed on Friday.
Math:  Worksheet on fractions
Writing: Complete the Tom Sawyer opinion essay that has been worked on in class.  We will begin typing it in class
Spelling Words
burst, cornstalks, covered, farmers, forests, kernels, scorching, thirteen, environment, obtain, research, logic, illustrate, indicate, supported, emerge, occurs, irritate, forming, fertilize
carbon emissions:  carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide in the atmosphere produced by vehicles and industrial processes
ethanol:  obtained from the fermenting of sugars and starches or by chemical synthesis
glucose:  a sugar having several optically different forms, found in many fruits and fluids
photosynthesis:  plants combine carbon dioxide and water in the presence of sunlight, which makes glucose - a type of sugar a plant can store and use as food.
cultivated: prepared and used for raising crops
consumption:  the act of consuming as by use, decay, or destruction
depleting:  to decrease seriously or exhaust the abundance of supply of
emergence:  the act or process of emerging; to come forth from or rise
generate:  to bring into existence; cause to be; produce
Hi!  I hope you all enjoyed the three day weekend.  We have two more in February!  Trimester 2  progress reports are going home today.  Please sign the bottom portion and return just the bottom portion by Friday, 1/20.  Going home is the permission slip for our field trip on Friday, January 27th.  We are going to the Planetarium at Mt. Sac.  Students will need to bring a sack lunch, wear comfortable shoes, and comfortable clothing. The permission slip is due on Friday 1/20.   If you would like to chaperone, please let your child know and I will give them a permission slip for you to fill out.  Scholastic book orders are going home and are due on Friday.  There is no new spelling list or vocabulary words this week.  There will be a science quiz on Lesson 3 on Wednesday.
Vicky Bernal
Mrs. Bernal

Phone: (626) 966-8675

Email: mbernal@cousd.net

Degrees and Certifications:

I received my Bachelors Degree from CSULA in Liberal Studies,I earned my teaching credential (CLAD certified) from Cal Poly Pomona and I have my Masters of Science Degree from Walden University in Reading Literacy.

Mrs. Bernal

I have been teaching for 20 years, and within those 20 years I have taught 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th. 

My husband and I have been married for 24 years.  He is also a teacher (23 years), 6th grade in Rowland Unified.

We have two wonderful sons (Josh 23 and James 17), and a beautiful 3 year old German Shepherd named Sadie.

I love teaching and I look forward to a fulfilling year of learning and fun with your child.