5th Grade Newsletter
for the week of December 14th- December 18th
What to Expect Next Week!
Reading- Students will analyze the manner in which various media formats present a message, while analyzing the techniques used in media.
Math- Students will take CBA #2 on Tuesday, December 15th.
Science- Students will begin to identify different types of alternative energy resources such as wind, solar, hydroelectric, geothermal and biofuels.
Writing- Students will identify the purpose and features of a persuasive text , and begin drafting a persuasive essay in using evidence.
Social Studies- Students will explain the causes and effects of the War of 1812 while determining the impact of this event in regard to American history.
Spelling- Latin suffix: -ate (to make or do) The remaining words will follow the spelling rule: vowel change – short to schwa
Spelling test will be THURSDAY, December 17th
FRIDAY- Our lunch and recess schedule will be different this day. :)
Lunch- 12:15- in our classroom (or outside, depending on weather)
Save the Date!
Tuesday, 12/16- Winter Concert- put on by Scoggins Middle School
Friday, 12/18- Winter sing along 1:00- 1:45
Friday, 12/18- Class Holiday Parties 1:45- 2:45- We will be eating IN OUR CLASSROOMS! :)
Friday, 12/18- Mrs. Hazlewood's Birthday
Saturday, 12/19- Ms Walker's Birthday
12/21- 1/1- Winter Break
MVPs for the Week
Griffin- Graham King
Hazlewood- Mateo Alvarez
Mitchell- Jake Massey
Murphy- Meagan Sellman
Walker- Serjan Velaj
Mrs. Hazlewood- email@example.com
Ms. Mitchell- firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Murphy- email@example.com
Ms. Walker- firstname.lastname@example.org