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5th Grade

 

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our 18th annual expository research project fair was a smashing success!! Great job to all of my students and thank you to all of the family members who came to enjoy the projects and the breakfast service.

Homework for Monday April 17

1, LA: Read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: BR 4 notes: plot (action), and any devices you want, label the notes!
3. LA: Research project fair: Wednesday 10:00 AM. Projects and refreshments
           due at 9:30 AM
4. MA: Handouts pp. 366 - 367, ordered pairs of coordinates
5. CLASS: Project fair invitation return

The look when you realize no one's kidding . . . the organs you're holding are real . . . Michelle Choi and classmates investigate animals organs in our tissues lab.

Homework for monday April 10

1. LA: read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: BR 4 novel notes, plot and conflict
3. CLASS: project fair invitation return with parent signature
 
 

Homework for Thursday April 6

1. LA: Read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: BR 4, novel notes, character T/M & conflict
3. SS: Unit 4, lesson 1, R/H/O, pp. 67 - 69 all prompts
4. CLASS: New project fair date/time invitation parent signature
5. SCI: assessment tomorrow: cells

Homework for Wednesday April 5

1. LA: Read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: BR 4 novel notes, setting and characters (T/M)
3. SCI: WB pg. 28, finish cell unit pages if not already complete
            ***Cell test: Friday April 7***
4. CLASS: Project fair NOT Friday April 14 due to Passover holiday.
            ***New date TBD***

Homework for Monday April 3

1. LA: Read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: Reading strategy 8, questions 13 - 16
3. LA: Book report #4, Mystery, novel due in class Wednesday
4. SCI: WB pp.  19 - 22, R / H / O and all prompts
5. MA: review for assessment: Measurement and Data
6. CLASS: Return with parent signature project fair invitation

****ANNOUNCEMENT: Math test****

Students will take their second assessment for the measurement and data unit on Wednesday April 5.

Homework for Thursday March 30

1. LA: Read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: Reading strategy 8, questions 9 - 12
3. LA: Explore website for research project: Create-a-Graph (NCES-ed)
3. MA: Handouts pp. 336 - 337
4. SS: Handout 70T6; unit 4, lesson 1

Students look at a variety of objects (from finger prints to kitchen sponges)under microscopes in our cell unit.
Technology specialist, Amanda Magalhaes, walks the students through their first practice session for State testing.

Homework for Tuesday March 28

1. LA: Read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: RL 9
3. LA: Reading strategy 8, questions 5 - 8
4. MA: handouts pp. 332 - 333, line plotting data

Homework for Monday MArch 27

1. LA: Read for 30+ minutes and log
2. LA: Reading strategy 8: conclusions & inferences; questions 1 - 4
3. LA: RL 8 (RL 7 was due today, finish if not turned in today
4.SCI: WB pp. 14 - 18, lesson 2, Cells, R / H / O all prompts