Rowe & Dunn

5th Grade


Lunch Menu:

Monday: Sloppy Joe Sandwich / Turkey & Cheese Sandwich / Chicken Alfredo w/ Breadstick Crispy Tater Tots

Tuesday: Baked Chicken Sandwich / Homemade Cheese Pizza / Homemade Pepperoni Pizza Crispy Tater Tots

Wednesday: Cheesy Chicken Quesadilla / Mini Corn Dogs / Turkey & Cheese Sub Mixed Veggies

Thursday: Ham & Cheese Sandwich / Country Fried Steak w/ Roll / Cheeseburger Seasoned Mashed Potatoes & Gravy

Friday: Ham, Turkey & Cheese Wrap Orange Chicken w/ Rice Chicken Tostada w/ Rice Cooked Carrots


Spelling - Unit 7

Vocabulary - Unit 7: words with Port and Form

This week we will review reading strategies, such as inferential, and using text evidence to support our thinking. Our story this week is "Malala the Powerful". We will also be writing our "I Am"/Autobiography poems this week. It is one of my favorite writing projects that we do!

Friday - Spelling test, Vocabulary test & comprehension quiz!

Please remember that reading logs are due every Monday! It is so important for students to be reading and completing their reading logs.


We will take Unit #3: Extending Decimals Test on Tuesday, October 18. There is no vocabulary for this unit. On Wednesday we will start Unit :4 Multiplying & Dividing Decimals. Students will learn how to multiply decimals both with models and using the algorithm. I will post a video on google classroom for students to watch that will help them understand the models. We are in topic 3 in Envision.


This week in science we will start learning about circuits. Students will get new vocabulary and notes this week. We will complete a lab over circuits, conductors, insulators, parallel and series circuits, and electro-magnets on Thursday and Friday.

Social Studies

We will continue studying the Revolutionary War. Students will learn about Francis Marion and Ethan Allen. On Thursday and Friday students will create their own Powder Horn and decorate it with things that are important to them. We are not reading a social studies weekly newspaper this week.