5th Grade News!

For the Week of March 16-20

Inspirational Quote of the Week:

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

Sydney J. Harris

Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com

Learning Objectives

Language Arts

  • Reviewing and preparing for the STAAR Reading Test
  • Drafting and publishing our biographical essay

***Grammar Quiz on Thursday, March 26- Indefinite Pronouns***


  • Investigating inherited traits


  • Reviewing concepts in preparation for the STAAR Math Test

Social Studies

  • Identifying, discussing, and analyzing events during the Civil War

***Quiz over Civil War (OPEN NOTE) on Tuesday, March 24***


No Reading Homework This Week!


Homework #9


Homework #2

Information and News

Read, Deed, Run

Read, Deed, Run is continuing to collect snack pouches, drink pouches, used markers, glue sticks, glue bottles, and ink cartridges. These can be sent to school in a baggie at any time this school year.

Core Essential for March - PATIENCE

Wear PINK on Fridays in honor of this month's Core Essential.

Upcoming Events

  • Reading STAAR Test - Tuesday, March 31
  • Howlapalooza - April 10 (5pm-8pm)

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