5th Grade Newsletter

October 12 - 16, 2015

Upcoming Events ...

October 12: Student Holiday
October 16: Carnival; Star Zone during lunch; Reading Rainbow

October 19 - 23: Scholastic Book Fair

October 20: Book Fair Family Night 6:30 - 8:00

October 21: Lunch with a Loved One - for students whose last names begin with A-L

October 21: Fall Pictures

October 22: Lunch with a Loved One - for students whose last names begin with M-Z


November 21: Coyote Chase Race

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Red Ribbon Week October 26 - 30

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ELA/SS

ELA

  • Start literary non-fiction and drama section

SS-

  • Starting Lesson 7 on Comparing the Colonies


Spelling

List 6

Long a, Long e words- Unit 1 from Spelling Connections

  1. operate
  2. claim
  3. needle
  4. beneath
  5. foggy
  6. gasoline
  7. eighty
  8. freight
  9. complete
  10. scary
  11. neighbor
  12. daily
  13. screen
  14. police
  15. explain
  16. feature
  17. straight
  18. memory
  19. contain
  20. populate



Spelling

List 7

Long i, Long o words- Unit 2 from Spelling Connections

  1. arrive
  2. slope
  3. growth
  4. locate
  5. design
  6. supply
  7. chosen
  8. type
  9. froze
  10. polite
  11. spoken
  12. tone
  13. describe
  14. silent
  15. thrown
  16. deny
  17. excite
  18. bowl
  19. style
  20. decide

Math/Science

Math


  • volume of rectangular prisms
  • adding and subtracting with whole numbers

Science



  • Forms of Energy - mechanical, electrical, light, sound, thermal (heat)