Rowe & Dunn

5th Grade


We are raising money for diabetes. Each day will be a special dress up day. Students may participate for $1.00. This week is also UIL Week and Thanksgiving Lunch. Please get your visitor badge for lunch before Thursday. If you are having lunch with your student you will need to grab your student as we are headed to lunch and take them to the Gym, y'all will eat there.

Monday: Crazy Sock Day

Tuesday: NO SCHOOL! UIL. Students that are participating will need to be at school by 7:45. The bus will leave at 8. Students will need to be picked up from South Elementary. Please check with your student's coach on what time they will be done. Students may also bring money for snacks.

Wednesday: PJ Day

Thursday: Jersey Day & Thanksgiving Lunch

Friday: Dress Like a Pirate

*Remember NO SCHOOL November 23rd to 27th.


This week we will continue with informational text. We will focus on text structure: description, cause and effect, problem and solution, compare and contrast, and sequence. We will analyze how text structure helps us comprehend the main idea of informational text.

Spelling test on Friday!


We will continue with adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators. We will work on problem solving and determining what operation or operations are needed to solve. Students will take the content and vocabulary test on Friday, November 21st.

Topic #7 in Envision


We will continue with sedimentary rock and fossil fuels. Students will complete a lab on Monday and then we will begin their project. This project will all be done in class and will be presented in class on Friday.

Social Studies

We will finish up with the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Student will take a quiz over week #7 on Thursday. Friday we will review all 7 weeks.