Hogan's Class

Updates from Miss Hogan's 5th Grade

Our Learning - Where We've Been

Math

Students add and subtract negative numbers.

Student use, interpret, and create line plots and line graphs.

Students find and plot points on a coordinate grid and discover quadrants.

Students find the area of a rectangle and non rectangular figures.


Science

Students review the life of plants.

Students explain where plants would grow best in given environments.

Students explain how and why flowers are pollinated.

Students explain why plants grow fruit.

Students explain how the food we eat is a result of selection.


Reading

Working towards our building goal, students Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.


Writing

Students have been working on the mechanics in writing, punctuation specifically with regards to commas.


Spelling

Students will spell words with the long /u/ sound.

Our Learning - Where We're Going

Math

Volume of Rectangular Prisms

Volume of right prisms Surface Area

Measurement Conversions

Algebraic Expressions

Reading Graphs

Circumference of a Circle

Area of Circles


Science

Animals, Habitats, Heredity, & Change

Describe the role of herbivores in an ecosystem.

Describe the role of carnivores in an ecosystem.

Describe the role of omnivores in an ecosystem.


Reading

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

Describe how a narrator's or speaker's point of view influences how events are described.

Draw on information from multiple print or digital sources, demonstrating the ability to locate an answer to a question quickly or to solve a problem efficiently.


Writing

Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.

Research Project


Social Studies

Westward Expansion

Civil War & Reconstruction





Important Dates Coming Up

March 24th - 8:30 PBS Assembly

March 24th - 3rd Quarter Grades Sent Home

March 25 - April 3rd - Spring Break

April 4th Classes Resume

April 5th - April 6th - Book Fair

April 6th - Fulton Middle School Counselors visit 5th Grade

April 7th - PTO Meeting 6:30

April 12th - Honor Choir visits FHS 1:30

April 15th - Honor Choir visits CARDV

April 25th - 27th - 5th Grade MAP Test for ELA

May 5th - 6th - 5th Grade MAP Test for MATH

May 10th - 11th - 5th Grade MAP Test for SCIENCE