# Wahl / Sullivan Newsletter

## What's Going On?

• November 18: 3rd Space Camp \$100 Per Person Payment DUE (NO late payments will be accepted as we have strict deadlines through our Space Camp Coordinator!)
• Thanksgiving Break- November 21-25
• December 16: 4th Space Camp Payment DUE! (Undetermined amount for students until all fundraisers are applied! Fundraisers are applied to student accounts only!)

## Mathematics

Parents,

I hope you are all doing well. Remember, we will be out next week for Thanksgiving Break:) I hope you all enjoy your time with your children. Happy Thanksgiving. We have a lot to be thankful for.

Have a fabulous week. Let me know if I can help you in any way!

Monday

• Resume Topic 3 math test.

Tuesday

• Review Topic 3 Math Test
• Reteach, if needed.
• Begin Topic 4 (overview) Dividing by 1-Digit Divisors

Wednesday

• Topic 4, Lesson 1
• 5th Grade Standard 5.NBT.B.6

Find whole-number quotients of whole numbers with up to four-digit dividends and two-digit divisors, using strategies based on place value, the properties of operations, and/or the relationship between multiplication and division. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models

• Homework- 4.1 Practice Page- evens

Thursday

• Topic 4, Lesson 2- Estimating Quotients
• 5th Grade Standard 5.NBT.B.6

Find whole-number quotients of whole numbers with up to four-digit dividends and two-digit divisors, using strategies based on place value, the properties of operations, and/or the relationship between multiplication and division. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models

• Homework-4.2 Practice Page-evens

Friday

• Topic 4, Lesson 4- Dividing by 1-digit divisors
• 5th Grade Standard 5.NBT.B.6

Find whole-number quotients of whole numbers with up to four-digit dividends and two-digit divisors, using strategies based on place value, the properties of operations, and/or the relationship between multiplication and division. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models

• Homework- no homework-have a great weekend and a Happy Thanksgiving Break!

Hot Chocolate!

## Science

We are a week behind in Science. This is the plan for this week:

Monday

• Review Unit 3 Test

Tuesday

• Begin Unit 4- The Nature of Matter
• Lesson 1 and Lesson quiz

Wednesday

• Unit 4, Lesson 2 and quiz

Thursday

• Unit 4, Lesson 3 and quiz

Friday

• Unit 4, Lesson 4 and quiz

## ELA / Reading

Dear Wonderful Buccaneer Parents,

The A/AB Honor Roll and Student of the Month Assembly is scheduled for Tuesday, November 8th at 10:00.

Have a great week!

Unit 2, Week 1

Essential Question

What do good problem solvers do?

Weekly Spelling Words

joint, foul, coil, hoist, stout, dawdle, mouthful, counter, brought, bawl, fountain, sprawls, douse, clause, sprouts, cautious, turmoil, scrawny, foundation, turquoise

Weekly Vocabulary Words

committees, representatives, convention, resolve, debate, proposal, situation, union

Grammar

Kinds of Nouns

Focus Skills and Strategies

Genre: Expository Text

Comprehension Skill: Text Structure: Problem and Solution

Vocabulary Strategy: Context Clues

Assessments

Grammar Test - Thursday

Spelling Test - Thursday

## Social Studies

Unit 4, Introduction and Lesson 1: Colonial America

Vocabulary - Pilgrim, covenant, tolerate, proprietor, act, assembly, occupation, indentured servant

Essential Question

How does location affect the way people live?

Why do people move?

This week we will begin learning about the growth of the first thirteen colonies and how location affects the way people live. We will be discussing the early settlements of Jamestown, Roanoke, and Plymouth ,During this Unit, we will take a look at both primary and secondary sources and how to accurately quote from a text.