News from 5th Grade....

Mrs. Webb's Class

Reading: Author's Purpose

Language: Complex Sentences

Writing: Personal Narrative/The Stamp Act Essay

Social Studies: French and Indian War; The Stamp Act

**Please join us for our next Book Club Meeting at Spicewood Library on Sunday, December 13th! Mrs. Webb is super excited to lead this meeting. We will be reading "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl. **

Mrs. Fruge's Class

Math: Multiplication of Decimals using Pictoral and Area Models

On Tuesday, we introduced variables to mathematical expressions, and will continue practicing these through the end of the week. Next week, we will begin multiplication of decimals.

Science: We are continuing our unit on forces and energy. Next we will focus on Light Energy.

This unit brings us to our next Engineering Challenge – building a catapult. See attachment for the specific details involved in the building of their catapults. Weather permitting, we will be testing our catapults on Tuesday, Nov. 3.

Important Dates

Monday, November 2nd: Leadership Club; Book Fair begins

Wednesday, November 4th: College Shirt Day

Saturday, November 7th: Spicewood Arts Society at La Cabana Grill Choir Performance

Monday, November 9th: Journalism Club

Contact Information

Jodi Fruge:

Courtney Webb: