In writing, students are learning about varying examples of poetry. They have learned about Haikus, Limericks, Couplets, Free Verse, Cinquains and Quatrains so far. They have also written many examples of these styles of poetry. They are doing an incredible job!
In fifth grade math, students are finishing up volume and working on area. Students will be expected to use their measuring skills to discover the length and width of shapes to calculate the area. We will not be having math on Thursday due to the Granger visit.
In accelerated math, students are testing tomorrow and then will be complete their transfer task on Wednesday. We will not be having math on Thursday due to the Granger visit.
In spelling, I shared which words I would be testing the students on due to it being a short week. They still should review all the words, and know the definitions.
In social studies we are reading about the start of the Civil War. Students are bust taking notes and completing activities. We will complete a study guide tomorrow and then the test will be on Thursday.
Granger students will be visiting NYE on Thursday afternoon to start discussing the transition to middle school. The Granger students give a presentation, and then answer any questions that our students may have for them.
No School Friday
It is a School Improvement Planning day for teachers on Friday so there is no school for students. Enjoy the three day weekend!
Fifth grade students will be taking the science assessment tomorrow morning. Please make sure they get a good night's sleep and eat a healthy breakfast.