Mrs. Bernal 5th Grade Room G2

  • Homework for Monday, August 21st

    Reading Log :  Read 20 minutes and write a three sentence summary of what you read.  Reading Log needs to be signed on Friday
    Spelling:  Write each word two times
    Vocabulary:  Write a sentence and draw/color a picture
    Math:  Chapter One page 3 and 4 "Show What You Know" worksheet
    Spelling Words:
    national, man, Madison, delegate, section, dread, complex, historical, listed, dignity, single, popular, adoption, ugly, sudden, clutch, citizens, topics, benefited, amendments, public, activists, insults, impressive
    activists:  an especially active advocate of a cause, especially a political cause
    citizens:  a person who lives in a city or town
    amendments: a change in wording or meaning, especially in a law, bill, or motion
    impressive:  having the power to impress the mind or feelings
    public:  the people as a whole
    benefited:  to receive benefit; to be useful or profitiable
    topics:  the subject or a section of the subject of writing or a speech
    insults: an act or expression showing disrespect or scorn





     Vocabulary Words Unit 3 Week 3
    Three Sisters:  A Native American planting system.  Farmers planted their fields with three plants - corn, squash, and beans together
    symbiosis:  interaction between two different organisms living in close physical association, typically to the advantage of both 
    industrialization:  the development of industries in a country or region on a wide scale
    monoculture:  the cultivation of a single crop in a given area
    hybrid:  the offspring of two plants or animals of different species or varieties such as a mule ( a hybrid of a donkey and a horse)
    integrity:  the quality of being honest and having strong moral principals; moral uprightness
    rotation:  the action of rotating around an axis or center; the action or system of rotating crops
    staple:  a main or important element of something, especially of a diet
  • Welcome Back!

    We had a great first two days back last week,and I enjoyed meeting all your students.  We will begin our curriculum this week with nightly homework on spelling, vocabulary, math, and reading log.  There will be a spelling and vocabulary test on Friday, along with a comprehension assessment.  We will also begin our science and social studies lessons.  Mrs. Moore will cover social studies and I will teach science.  I will list the homework every day on this web-site along with the weekly spelling and vocabulary with the definitions.  The students have a spelling and vocabulary list in their folders and a reading log that needs to completed nightly. Any questions, feel free to email me any time.  Have a great week!


    Vicky Bernal

Mrs. Bernal

Phone: (626) 966-8675


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.