Ms. Sierra's 5th Grade Class

2013-2014

Welcome!

This site is to give you helpful sites and information that is used in the classroom, as well as my contact information in case you ever need to get in touch with me.


Topics Covered During First Nine Weeks

READING


  • Launching Reading Workshop
  • Fiction and Literary Non-Fiction
  • Reading With a Purpose


SOCIAL STUDIES - U.S. History


  • Time of Encounters and Settlements
  • Colonization


WRITING



  • Launching Writing Workshop
  • Personal Narrative
  • Literary Response
  • Writing With a Purpose


Students should be reviewing at home daily what they have learned in class, and reading independently for at least 30 minutes.



Useful Websites

The following links are sites that students can use for extra practice, homework, research, or to find useful information related to the topics covered in class.






  • Gaggle Accounts - gaggle.fortbendisd.com










I'll continue to add more as the year goes on.