News From Our 5th Grade Classroom 3/20/15
What's Happening in the Classroom
In math, we will start some supplemental lessons in Bridges. When we get back, we will learn how to multiple fractions. Some of these lessons will include us watching Khan Academy videos. You can go to their website to see some of the videos. On Friday we will use this site for multiplying fractions and whole numbers.
For reading, we will start Unit 8 in Benchmark Reading. The skill for this week in the unit is Author's Purpose.
In Language, we will start Unit 3 Verbs.
We will take a break in Social Studies next week. We will be taking our STAR reading, math, and Acuity tests during this time.
We will be going to the high school on Thursday to see the band perform.
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Have a Great Weekend!!
Spelling List for This Week
Dates to Remember
March 21-March 29-Spring Break
March 31-April 1-Acuity Math and ELA
April 2-Band Concert during the day at VHS
April 22-Disney Earth Day Trip