Miss Castorena's 5th Grade Class
September 22, 2014
*Math Test over multi-digit multiplication on Thursday 9-25.
*Student Council speeches due by Thursday 9-25.
*Study spelling list - they are all individualized and students will take home on Mondays. They will need it to create that week's list. When they miss a word, it will continue to be on their list.
Sept. 24 Skating Party
Sept. 25 Picture Retakes
Sept. 29 Box Top Collection
Sept. 29 Limo Ride for Winners
Oct. 2 & 3 Camp (YEAH!!!)
A Peek at our Week
* Math test on Thursday. Some of the topics will exponents, multiplication properties, double and triple digit multiplication.
* Continue to study spelling at home. It is working pretty well.
* We are studying nonfiction pieces for reading and writing.
* I will send one home at the end of every unit. We just finished the writing process.
What we learned...
Math - Multi-digit multiplication
Reading - Expository Text (Questioning)
Vocabulary - stun & extend (multiple meaning)
advantage disadvantage solitary sociable (antonyms)
Root Stems - chrono, crat, demo
Writing - Personal Narrative (1st genre study)
Birthdays this Month (September)