Martin / Gentry Newsletter

May 9-13

What's Going On?

  • May 11: Last day to turn in posters for the Spring Carnival Poster Contest!
  • May 13: Spring Carnival 4 -8
  • May 25 - 27: Space Camp
  • May 31: Field Day 12:00 - 1:30 on the NBH Softball Field behind the gym. **We need helpers on this day to help manage kids! If you are able to donate bottled waters/ coolers, that would be awesome! It gets VERY hot out there! I also emailed a list of donations that PE needed. We would greatly appreciate any donations!**
  • June 2: LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!!! Early Release Day :)


This week we will be adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions! We did this at the beginning of the year so this is just a review. :)

We will also wrap up Map testing!

Prodigy Math Games **Click Here**

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Math Website (Pearson Realize) **Click Here**

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  • TIMS Lab

  • Review pages 406 - 410


  • Vocabulary Practice


  • Vocabulary Practice


  • Units 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 Vocabulary Test (These are on for you to study! This will be the last test grade in Science this year!!)
Science Website (ThinkCentral) **Click Here**

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ELA / Reading

Spelling: No Spelling!!!


  • Possessive Pronouns (Quiz on Tuesday)
  • Unit Test on Pronouns (Friday)

Wonders Reading Complete Unit 4 Week 3 (Test Tuesday) and begin reading Where the Red Fern Grows.

Skills and strategies for Unit 4 Week 3 can be located in the Reading/Writing Workshop (pp.262-273), Literature Anthology book (pp. 298-315), and the Your Turn Practice Book (pp.171-178). These resources can be accessed on the Connected website. (**See Below)

Comprehension Strategy: Summarize

Comprehension Skill: Author's Point of View

Genre: Biography

Vocabulary Strategy: Prefixes and Suffixes

Spelling Test-NO TEST!!!

Vocabulary Quiz-No Quiz this Week!

Grammar Quiz on Possessive Pronouns-Tuesday

Unit Test on Pronouns-Friday

Unit 4 Week 3 Cold Read-Tuesday

ELA / Social Studies Website (Connected) **Click Here**

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Social Studies

Unit 5 Test (Vocabulary and Content)-Thursday

Revolutionary War ABC book is due this Monday, May 9th!! This will be a test grade. The students were given the instructions on April 14th.