Friday Letter: January 16, 2015

MTCS 5th Grade

Mrs. Cooper and Mrs. Barrett

What's going on this week?

Math: Multiplying and Dividing Decimals


Science: Climate


Reading: Finish Novel Study "The Wizard of Oz" (AR Test this week)
-Study different Genres
-Reading TEST on Friday. Test will be over The Wizard of Oz, Character Traits, and Genres


Language Arts: Grammar- Confusing words and Narrative Writing.


Social Studies: Chapter 5 Test Thursday


Spelling: Lesson 16, Test Friday

Please download the app GrammarCrush on your students iPad. Some of this have already done this. We will be using it next week. Thank you!!
This app looks like:
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Field Trip Information

5th Grade will be going to see the play "The Wizard of Oz" on Thursday January 22nd. The play is at the Boro Center for the Arts located on the Murfreesboro Square downtown.

The play begins at 8:00 a.m. We plan on leaving MTCS right at 7:45. Please have your student at school by then if at all possible. The cost is $5.00. Any parents that would like to go are welcome to. The cost for parents is also $5.00.


PLEASE SEND PERMISSION SLIP AND MONEY IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY. THANK YOU!

James C. Haile Tournament

If you would like to volunteer to help with the James C. Haile basketball tournament please visit this link to sign up!


http://mtcsathletics.com/index.cfm?action=main.v3schedule

Accelerated Math at Home!

This is the CORRECT link for your child to be able to work on Accelerated Math at home.


https://hosted36.renlearn.com/81550/homeconnect/

AR and AM

AR Goal: 100,000 words

AM Goal: 20 Objectives


End of the 3rd quarter date: March 6th.

Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day order form are being sent home in Friday Folders today.

Spelling List- Lesson 16

1. scrubbed

2. listening
3. stunned
4. knitting
5. carpeting
6. wandered
7. gathering

8. beginning
9. skimmed
10. chatting
11. shrugged
12. bothering
13. whipped
14. quizzed
15. suffering
16. scanned
17. ordered
18. totaled
19. answered

20. upsetting

Challenge:
1. compelling
2. depositing
3. occurred
4. threatening

5. canceled