Mrs. Lyon's Class

Week of 10/12-10/16

Welcome...

ALL CAMP FORMS AND MONEY ARE DUE BY FRIDAY! WE REALLY WANT YOUR CHILD TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS EXCITING EXPERIENCE!!


In math this week, we will be multiplying decimals by whole numbers and multiplying decimals by decimals. We will be working with multiplying with money, and looking at strip diagrams on Friday. We will review on Monday, OCtober 19th, and we will have a math test on Topic 3 on Tuesday, October 20th.


In science, we will be finishing up our unit on matter and its properties. We will be making solutions tomorrow and determining what is soluble in water. We will be discussing such questions as, is air a solution? Does a solution retain the mass of both of its components? How can we separate solutions? Students will have a science review to complete as homework on Tuesday and Wednesday in order to prepare for their test. This review is bright yellow. We will review on Thursday, October 15th and test on Friday, October 16th.


In social studies, students are discussing why people settle in specific places. They will be comparing two settlements, Jamestown and Roanoke, this week. Their skill for the week in reading is comparing and contrasting, which they will be practicing with these two settlements.


In reading, students will be discussing theme using a folktale. In grammar and spelling this week, they are working on plurals. We will be having a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) on Thursday, October 15th to reinforce these concepts.


Important Dates:

10/15 BYOD in Reading Class

10/16 Haggar Howdy/Science Test

10/16 Camp $ and Forms Due

10/19 Start of the 2nd 9 weeks

10/20 Math Test

10/22 6:00pm 3-5 Talent Show

10/23 Haggar Assembly at 1:30

10/26 Red Ribbon Week

11/11 Unit 2 Social Studies Test-Exploration and Colonization

11/12-11/13 Unit 2 Reading Test-Parts 1 and 2

11/16-18 5th Grade Camp


-Mrs. Lyon

Camp $ and Forms are DUE October 16th

  • Make checks payable to Haggar Student Activity Fund.
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