Surviving Another Week in 5th Grade

Ms. Coady's Weekly Newsletter: Week of October 3rd

Learning Objectives for the Week:

Math:

3-3 Multiplying 3 digit by 2 digit numbers

3-4 Multiplying whole numbers with zeros

3-5 Multiplying multi-digit numbers

3-6 Solve word problems using multiplication


Multiplication packets are always due Monday. We take a 3- minute multiplication time test on Monday. Any students who scores less than 80% receives a homework packet that is due the next Monday.


Spelling:

Lesson 7 words were given on Friday. We are using Spelling City to practice our weekly words. The spelling pre-test and final test are also taken online using this website. Headphones are a must!


Spelling Choice Board sheet is given on Friday and due the following Thursday; which is our final spelling test day.All students need to have this sheet signed and filled out.


Reading:

Character Profiling (Holes)

Symbolism (Holes)

Theme (Holes and Journeys story)

Citing Text Evidence (Scholastic News)


Social Studies:

Wrapping up States and Capitals

Monday: 3-D State Models and State Google Slide Projects are due

(We will be sharing these in class this week)


Grammar:

Lesson 7: Action Verbs

Lesson 8 Proper Nouns (Capitalizing)

Lesson 9 Present Tense Verbs

Lesson 10 Past Tense Regular Verbs


Wednesday: Retake Northeast Region Test


Friday: All 50 States Test (only the states will be assessed); Students must have a 90% on this final test to participate in the celebration activity


Health:


Too Good For Drugs Program started last week and will be taking place every Wednesday morning. Students are receiving participation grades for this program.

Important FYI's

Monday: Mini-Economy Sheets are due; State 3-D Projects due


All Students need headphones and a charged Chromebook daily


Students will receive a lunch detention and office referral on the 2nd offense regarding Chromebook


Math Resources: Xtra Math and Fastt Math can be used at home also to practice mastering basic facts


Late and Missing Work: Students are missing lunch recess and Fun Friday if assignments are missing.


Assignments are posted daily on our Facebook page and it should be written in all planners.

Specials

Specials

Monday: Art

Tuesday: Music (Mrs. Amsler)

Wednesday: Library

Thursday: Music (Mr. Lacny)

Friday: Gym


Lunch: 12:40-1:20


Read 180: 1:40-2:40 (Social Studies is taking place for students not in this intervention)

Math Intervention: 2:40-3:05


Fun Friday's: 2:30-3:05 (Friday's for all 5th Graders)

Ms. Coady's Contact Info

Please don't hesitate to contact me with questions or concerns. Please send specific questions through my school email account. Also, remember we do use Class Dojo for behavior.