CES 5th Grade Newsletter

February 1-5, 2016

Weekly Highlights

Reading: The Stormi Giovanni Club

Comprehension Skill: generalize

Comprehension Strategy: story structure

Grammar: indefinite and reflexive pronouns

Spelling: suffixes -ible, -able (see list below)

DIGITS: rates

enVision: multiplying/dividing mixed numbers

Science: cells and body systems
Social Studies: Trail of Tears

Happy February!

Challenger Commemoration Wall Reveal

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Thank you to everyone who came out to our Challenger Commemoration Ceremony! Due to some technical difficulties, we were unable to show the video from Kennedy Space Center. If you would like to view it, click here.

Selection Vocabulary

Please review the selection vocabulary words and definitions at home with your child. They are tested on them weekly.


cavities-holes or hollow places, especially in teeth

combination-a series of numbers used in opening a lock

demonstrates-shows

episode-a story that is one in a series

profile-a level or degree of noticeably

strict-demanding that rules are obeyed

Spelling Words

Your child can practice their spelling words at http://spellingcity.com/hallspelling5

Challenge words are in bold.


sensible

washable

available

agreeable

fashionable

valuable

flexible

reasonable

favorable

breakable

convertible

forgettable

laughable

sociable

allowable

divisible

hospitable

reversible

responsible

tolerable

noticeable

conceivable

disposable

biodegradable

collapsible