5th Grade

Week of September 21-25

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Friday, September 25 ~ Theme Day: Sports

Monday, September 28 ~ Student Holiday

Friday, October 9 ~ Grandparents/Special Friends Day (virtual - details to come) and EARLY DISMISSAL @ 11:30

Monday, October 12 - HOLIDAY


Upcoming Tests/Projects

Ch. 1 Social Studies Test - Wednesday, September 23

Reading Test: Characters ~ Tuesday, September 29

Ch. 2 English Test ~ Friday, October 2


English/Language Arts ~ Mrs. Redding

Ch. 2 ~ Writing a Compare-Contrast Essay

  • Lesson 11 ~ Discuss topic sentence and recognize logical structure

  • Lesson 12 ~ Identify parts of a model essay

  • Lesson 13~ Identify stages of the writing process

  • Lesson 14 ~ Planning Stage

  • Lesson 15 ~ Drafting Stage

  • Lesson 16 ~Revising Stage

  • Lesson 17 ~ Proofreading Stage

  • Lesson 18 ~ Final Draft

***Please see RenWeb for homework

Reading ~ Mrs. Redding

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

  • Ch. 14-17

  • Ch. 4 Spelling:

  1. loyal 11. coupon 21. yield

  2. rejoice 12. soothe 22. gasoline

  3. applaud 13. voyage

  4. cocoon 14. caution

  5. pronounce 15. awkward

  6. hoist 16. steward

  7. saucer 17. auction

  8. chowder 18. bassoon

  9. jewel 19. cougar

  10. awesome 20. destroy

***Please see RenWeb for homework

Bible ~ Mrs. Redding

Lesson 5~ Hannah prays for a son

1 Samuel 1 & 2:18-21

Memory Verse~ Ah, Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm! There is nothing too hard for you. Jeremiah 32:17

***Please see RenWeb for homework

Math ~ Mrs. Whitt

Topic 2

  • Estimating Sums and Differences

  • Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers

  • Adding and Subtracting Decimal Numbers

  • Multi-Step Problem Solving

***Please see RenWeb for homework.


Science ~ Mrs. Whitt

Chapter 1, Part 2 - Minerals of the Earth and Rocks

  • Characteristics of Minerals

  • Borax Crystal Lab

  • Uses of Minerals - In Class Project

  • Finding Minerals

  • Igneous Rocks

  • Sedimentary Rocks

  • Metamorphic Rocks

***Please see RenWeb for homework.



Social Studies ~ Mrs. Whitt

Chapter 1 - America's First People (Test on Wednesday)

  • The Earliest Americans

-People of the Southwest

-People of California

Click the link below for the slide to the project:

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1AW4ECiYNJQRiknhas_lTwJHa0AwzvC0MGNdoEF09lNU/edit?usp=sharing

-People of the Pacific Northwest ~ in class project

-People of the Arctic ~ in class project

-People of the Plateau ~ in class project

-People of the Plains ~ in class project

-People of the Northeast Woodlands ~ in class project

-People of the Southeast Woodlands ~ in class project

  • Native American Beliefs

***Please see RenWeb for homework.


Art: Mrs. Broad

mbroad@rcseagles.org

Music: Miss Briner

bbriner@rcseagles.org

Computer / Library: Mrs. Friedel

nfriedel@rcseagles.org

PE: Coach Bear

cbarefield@rcseagles.org

Meet the Teacher Presentation

Links:


Mrs. Redding:

Mrs. Whitt:



Eagle Wings Ministry

Flags - Morning

Meet in Building B by 7:50am
  1. Emma

  2. Carson

Flags - Afternoon

  1. Landon

2. Matthew


Kindergarten Walkers:

Meet in Building E by 7:45am

***Will begin at a later date.

Carpool - Morning

Meet in Building A by 7:40am

***Will begin at a later date

Carpool - Afternoon

Door Helpers

***Will begin at a later date

Carpool - Afternoon

Kindergarten

***Will begin at a later date.

Carpool - Afternoon

1st Grade

***Will begin at a later date.

Announcements:

1. Lila

2. Isaac

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