Rowe & Dunn

5th Grade


Friday: End of 5th Six weeks


This week we will be learning research tools & strategies such as how to write a bibliography, first and secondhand accounts, and how to know if a website is trustworthy. We will also begin our novel study on "Number the Stars".


We are going to spend the next few weeks looking ahead at what students will be learning in 6th grade. This week we will introduce integers. Students will learn what an integer is, how to locate them on a number line, and compare and order them. Students will also learn about absolute value. Quiz on Friday


We will start the week finishing up our goggle slide presentations and then students will present them to the class. On Wednesday we will take Unit 11 content and vocabulary test. Thursday and Friday we will go over the STAAR practice test we took a few weeks ago.

Social Studies

Week 25: The New Deal. Students will read about Franklin D. Roosevelt and what he did to help the New Deal. They will also learn about the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl. Remember the Studies Weekly website has other activities to extend what they are reading about in the classroom. We will also begin our study on World War II.