5th Grade News!
For the Week of April 13-17, 2015
Inspirational Quote of the Week:
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
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- Using excellent research practices in state research project
***Plagiarism Quiz on Monday, April 13***
***Grammar Quiz (Prepositions) on Friday, April 17***
- Review concepts in preparation for the STAAR Science Test
Review concepts in preparation for the STAAR Math Test
- After the Civil War: Reconstruction
- Modern America and Industrialization
***Reconstruction Test on Monday, April 13***
Science Homework #5
Write a letter to a fictional movie producer, persuading him or her to make a movie about the state you are researching. Include 3 interesting facts that would make your state a good subject for a movie! Be creative in your persuasive letter! Your letter should be less than one page long. Remember to write it as a letter by including "Dear _____________," at the beginning and "Sincerely" at the end of the letter.
You may take your research notes home or you can research at home for these three facts.
Information and News
Read, Deed, Run
Read, Deed, Run is continuing to collect snack pouches, drink pouches, used markers, glue sticks, glue bottles, and ink cartridges. These can be sent to school in a baggie at any time this school year.
- Early Dismissal - April 17
- Math STAAR Test - April 20
- Science STAAR Test - April 22
- Howlapalooza - May 8, 5pm-8pm
4/17 game time
4/24 extra recess
5/8 hat day
5/22 crazy socks/stinky feet
Lunch w/ teacher – scheduled by teacher
Kickball – scheduled with switch class
5th Grade Team Members
Willie Manning - WillieRManning@KATYISD.ORG
Julie Longoria - JulieALongoria@KATYISD.ORG
Julie Hernandez - JulieRHernandez@KATYISD.ORG
Nichole Howard - NicholeCHoward@KATYISD.ORG
Jennifer Counter - JenniferTCounter@KATYISD.ORG
Kailey Miller - KaileyMiller@KATYISD.ORG
Abbie Artley - AbigailEArtley@KATYISD.ORG