News From Our 5th Grade Classroom 12/5/14
What's Happening in the Classroom
Your child received Chapter 1 Science test on Monday. This is due on Monday 12/8.
In math, we will finish Unit 3-Geometry. Your child will receive a study guide on Monday and we will take the test on Tuesday December 9th. Your child will be able to use their math journal and reference sheet for formulas. We will then begin Chapter 4-Division and Fractions. The first 10 lessons will review and practice long division.
In Reading, our skill again this week is summarizing. We will continue Literature Circles next week. Each group member will have a role sheet to complete for homework that night along with reading a specific number of pages. In class, your child will discuss the readings and share their role sheet with their group members.
In Social Studies, we will finish working with Chapter 4-Early Colonies in North America. Your child will receive a study guide on Monday, we will review it on Tuesday, and take the test on Wednesday. Your child has a new map to study. The next map quiz will be Friday, December 12th.
There is a new spelling list for next week.
Below is a link to the parent survey through the school:
Please refer to the 5th grade website: http://centralfifthgrade.weebly.com/ to locate the Remind invitation to receive text messages regarding classroom information.
To place orders for Scholastic books, please visit the following website:
Below is the list of parent chaperones for Camp Tecumseh this year. We had many people volunteer to come and help and we appreciate it! For camp leaders, the training will be Saturday March 18th-I will send letters home closer to the date with an explanation.
Danielle and Philip O'Reilly
Have a Great Weekend!!
Spelling List for This Week
Dates to Remember
December 16th-This is Our Story at VHS
December 19th-Last day of school before break
December 20-January 4-No School Winter Break
January 15th-Last Day of the Grading Period
January 16th-19th No School