Estridge Edition

News From Our 5th Grade Classroom 1/23/15

What's Happening in the Classroom

Subjects

In math, we will finish up Chapter 4-Division and Fractions. Your child will receive a study guide on Wednesday, January 28 in which we will review in class together. The test will be on Thursday January 29th.


We will continue in our new writing unit-Memoirs (personal narratives). We will continue to write our memoirs.


In Reading, will continue in Benchmark in Unit 6 working with Cause and Effect. Your child has their new Fountas and Pinnell level and we have re-aligned our guided reading groups. Your child will either work with myself, Mrs. Rodenbeck, or Miss Erler using the lessons through Benchmark Reading.


In Social Studies, we will finish up Chapter 6-the Middle Colonies. Your child will receive a study guide on Wednesday, we will review on Thursday, and have the test on Friday, January 30.


We are still in need of material for our sports basket for family fun night. Please consider donating something to our basket.


Miss LaBrash will be taking over instruction during Writing this week.


To place orders for Scholastic books, please visit the following website:


https://orders.scholastic.com/GQ6VP


Have a Great Weekend!!

Mrs. Estridge

Spelling List for This Week


soften

hasten

fasten

moisten

signature

columnist

debit

crumble

condemn

debt

addition

beautification

consideration

identification

memorization

Olympia

Cheyenne

civilization

migration

longhouse

Dates to Remember

January 23-Report Cards Available online

February 6th-PTA Magazine Fundraiser

February 13th and 16th-No School