5TH GRADE NEWS

November 5th - 9th

IMPORTANT DATES

Tuesday, 11/6 -- Election Day (No School)

Wednesday, 11/7 - Wednesday, 11/14 -- Cultural Arts Week (India)

Thursday, 11/8 -- Picture Retakes

Monday, 11/19 - Friday, 11/22 -- Thanksgiving Break (No School)

Tuesday, 11/27 -- Progress Reports Go Home

Wednesday, 12/19 -- Carter Center Field Trip

ASSESSMENTS

Wednesday, 11/28 -- Unit 3 Test (The Great Depression & The 1930's)

THIS WEEK'S SKILLS & CONTENT

Reading

5RL2 - Analyze how visual and multimedia elements contribute to the meaning, tone, or beauty of a text (e.g., graphic novel, multimedia presentation of fiction, folktale, myth, poem).


Writing

5W2b - Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples related to the topic.

5W2d - Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.


Grammar

5L1c - Verb Tenses


Social Studies

SS5H3a - Stock Market Crash of 1929, Soup Kitchens, & Herbert Hoover

TUTORING

Tutoring will be offered after school on Wednesday from 2:45-3:30. Please let Mrs. Akin know if your child plans to attend. Thank you!