Reading: This week in Reading we will be studying the reading skill, theme. There will be a Spelling Test on Friday and a Reading Test on Thursday. . Spelling words for this week are from Unit 2, Week 5 and the list is attached in the documents below.
On Friday, October 31st we will have our annual Book-O-Ween event! The fifth grade classes will do in-class projects about the book they have chosen. Students may choose to do their project on a fiction or nonfiction book that they have read this year. The book must have been read this school year. They may choose to dress as the character that day if they like. More information regarding dress up guidelines will be coming. All students will do the in-class project whether they dress up or not. Students will need to bring the book to class with them to help in creation of their project.
Social Studies: We will then begin Lesson 3 "Convincing the People." We will be learning about how and why the United States government was created.
K.S.C. Field Trip
Next payment for students of $75 is due on Friday, November 7th.
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http://connected.mcgraw-hill.com Please use the connected website to help your child with social studies skills. This is a wonderful site that allows students to practice vocabulary and complete self check lessons. Your child's user name and password are glued into the front of their agenda.
Please use this website below to check your child�s A.R. progress
www.thinkcentral.com Please use the Think Central website to help your children with their math, reading, and science skills. This site has the student book available to view as well as destination math and mega math. These programs review the skills taught in class and provide access to the textbook and work books. Use your child's user name and password that was sent home and written in their agenda planner.
Please read your child's planner and check their binder every evening for news and updates about the weeks activities. Your initials are requested at the bottom of that day for verification that you checked homework and read forms sent home. This is our daily line of communication. It is a great practice to get into immediately. Thank you for your cooperation in assuring your child's success. If you have any questions, please contact me at 259-6850 or at the email address listed below.