The 'Hoot' from 5th grade

Week of 11/4 Language Arts, Math, Science & Social Studies

Language Arts

Read to Self: 100 Book Challenge Goal: 121; Read 30 minutes every night at your fun, fast and easy level!

Word Work: Greek/Latin Roots: struct - build

Reading: begin unit on Space Exploration (return permission to share work form - yellow page); the Space Exploration unit is a district initiative to increase rigor in reading instruction

We will not need a reading book for this unit. Reading books will be collected and sent to the new building.

Work on Writing: Writing Focus: Continue paragraph formation (topic sentence, supporting details, conclusion) and begin opinion/persuasive writing to coincide with Space Unit

Math and Science

Math Topic: Topic 4 division;review multiplication facts at home. This will help with division

Science: students will take ecosystems (with fish and crickets) home on Friday; if anyone does not wish to have one sent home please send a note in to Mrs. Luf.

Health: Red Ribbon Week - Drug awareness - Thanks to Dakota Baechel for bringing in red ribbons for Drug Free Pledge.

Social Studies

Early Indian Civilizations

This information is not in the textbook

Big Idea Unit 1: How does where you live influence how you live?

Continue study of early Indian civilizations - Inco

Information Math & Science


Seiberling phone: 330-794-4204

Things You Should Know

2nd quarter begins this week

9 week assessments: Reading - Monday; Math later in the week

Read to Me Day - Thursday

Green Team celebrations on Tuesday

Math: website link below; click on the link; 5th grade; math games; long division

Reading: Build vocabulary with link to

As always- no gum in school. Please make sure your student is following this rule. Several have moved pins for chewing gum and it would be a shame if students lost green team because of gum. Thanks for your support.