February 8-12

Early Release Day

Friday, February 12th, is an early release day

Book Fair

The book fair will be in the media center February 8-12th.

Yearbook Sales

Yearbooks are on sale now through March 16th and can only be purchased online. Directions on how to purchase your child's yearbook is on the flyer that went home with your child.

This Week's Learning Topics

Reading

I can explain how an author uses evidence to support their writing in the text.


  • R.I.5.8 Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).

Math

I can add fractions with unlike denominators and create equivalent fractions using manipulatives.


  • 5.NF.1 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators (including mixed numbers) by replacing given fractions with equivalent fractions in such a way as to produce an equivalent sum or difference of fractions with like denominators

Science

I can understand and explain the functions of the Nervous system.


  • 5.L.1.1 Explain why some organisms are capable of surviving as a single cell while others require many cells that are specialized to survive.
  • 5.L.1.2 Compare the major systems of the human body (digestive, respiratory, circulatory, muscular, skeletal, and cardiovascular) in terms of their functions for necessary for life.

Social Studies

I can explain the events that led up to the Revolutionary War.


  • H.1.3 Analyze the impact of major conflicts, battles and wars on the development of our nation through Reconstruction.