The 'Hoot' from 5th grade

Week of 11/18 Language Arts, Math, Science & Social Studies

Language Arts

Read to Self: 100 Book Challenge Goal: 143; Read 30 minutes every night at your fun, fast and easy level!

Word Work: Greek/Latin Roots: vis - look/see

Reading: begin unit on Space Exploration. Our culminating assessment will be an opinion writing on Are the benefits of space exploration worth the cost? If you have not returned the permission to share work form please do so (yellow paper). The Space Exploration unit is a district initiative to increase rigor in reading instruction

Work on Writing: Writing Focus: Continue paragraph formation (topic sentence, supporting details, conclusion) and begin opinion/persuasive writing to coincide with Space Unit

Grammar: Words in a title


Math and Science

Math Topic: Test - Wednesday - division; study guide for homework on Monday

Science: Research - food web

Social Studies

Early Indian Civilizations


Big Idea Unit 1: How does where you live influence how you live?


Continue study of early Indian civilizations - Mississippian Indians and begin Chapter 5 lesson 1 - First Americans



Information Math & Science

email: cluf@akron.k12.oh.us

Seiberling phone: 330-794-4204

Things You Should Know

Interim Pick-up December 5th at new Seiberling CLC.


Math: website www.softschools.com link below; click on the link; 5th grade; math games; long division

Reading: Build vocabulary with link to www.freerice.com


As always- no gum in school. Please make sure your student is following this rule. Several have moved pins for chewing gum and it would be a shame if students lost green team because of gum. Thanks for your support.