Homework for Tuesday, 11/12

HOMEWORK:

**Application for students to be a Pirate Coach:
https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=-x3OL5-ROEmquMR_D8kYLSpOkg_49MNGjjb7iw33x-NUM0JYOVdLTldFUkkwUEZNSFZBSENMSE1OUC4u

READING:  Read for 20 minutes.

SOCIAL STUDIES:  Quiz on the Inventors of the early 1900s on Friday, November 15th.
Website of Thomas Edison’s Lightbulb:  https://www.centennialbulb.org/cam.htm

QUIZIZZ to study for Friday’s Quiz:  http://www.joinmyquiz.com
CODE:  297659

MATH:  
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

SCIENCE:
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*November 15th- CLASS Spelling Bee 2020_Study Words List 1 2020_Study Words 2
*November 15th- Quiz on the Inventors of the early 1900s

*November 20th- Progress Reports go home
*November 21st- Thanksgiving Feast for 5th Grade
*November 25th-29th- Thanksgiving Break

Homework for Monday, 11/11

HOMEWORK:

**We will be eating SACK LUNCHES in our classrooms on Wednesday, November 20th.  Please complete the form below to let us know if your student will be purchasing a lunch from the cafeteria on that day:  Lunch Plans for 11/20

**Application for students to be a Pirate Coach:
https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=-x3OL5-ROEmquMR_D8kYLSpOkg_49MNGjjb7iw33x-NUM0JYOVdLTldFUkkwUEZNSFZBSENMSE1OUC4u

READING:  Read for 20 minutes.

SOCIAL STUDIES:  Quiz on the Inventors of the early 1900s on Friday, November 15th.

MATH:  
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

SCIENCE:
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*November 15th- CLASS Spelling Bee 2020_Study Words List 1 2020_Study Words 2
*November 15th- Quiz on the Inventors of the early 1900s

*November 20th- Progress Reports go home
*November 21st- Thanksgiving Feast for 5th Grade
*November 25th-29th- Thanksgiving Break

Coming Up for the Week of 11/11

Good Morning!!  I apologize for my tardiness in posting this week.  It was a busy and crazy week and I was out on Friday.  I promise to do better this week!   In Reading last week, we finished our novel, Wonder and we watched the movie.  We also wrote a letter about the similarities and differences between the novel and the movie. We loved it!!   We worked on our Personal Narrative rough drafts in Writing and began learning about early 1900s Inventors in Social Studies.  In Math, we continued learning about the area model for multiplying whole numbers and then began to learn about the cell in Science.

Coming Up for next week:

**We will be eating SACK LUNCHES in our classrooms on Wednesday, November 20th.  Please complete the form below to let us know if your student will be purchasing a lunch from the cafeteria on that day:  Lunch Plans for 11/20

 

FRIDAY:  
*Chick-Fil-A biscuits for sale.

 

 

READING:  We will begin our new novel, Book Scavenger.  Please be sure to have a MYSTERY novel for independent reading.  We will also be working on citing and explaining evidence in our written responses.

WRITING: We will continue working on our Personal Narratives.  We will also work on identifying independent and dependent clauses.

SOCIAL STUDIES: 
We will continue learning about inventors in the early 1900s.  We will learn about the Industrial Revolution and the impact it had on America.

MATH:  We will continue to focus on multiplying whole numbers.  Please look over the notes in the Math Journal.  There will be a quiz on Friday.

SCIENCE:  We will continue our unit, Cells.  Please review the notes in your Science Journal.

 

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*November 15th- CLASS Spelling Bee  2020_Study Words List 1 2020_Study Words 2
*November 20th- Progress Reports go home
*November 21st- Thanksgiving Feast for 5th Grade
*November 25th-29th- Thanksgiving Break

 

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Homework for Monday, November 4th

HOMEWORK:

*NO SCHOOL TOMORROW!!

*We will be watching the movie, “WONDER”, on WEDNESDAY.  Students MUST have a permission slip to view the movie due to the PG rating.  WONDER Parent Letter to view movie

READING:  Read for 20 minutes.

MATH:  
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

SCIENCE:
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*November 5th-  Student Holiday-Election Day
*November 8th- Red, White, and Blue Day- Veteran’s Day Program
*November 20th- Progress Reports go home
*November 21st- Thanksgiving Feast for 5th Grade
*November 25th-29th- Thanksgiving Break

Coming Up for the Week of 11/4

What a fun week this was!  Lots of red, hats and socks, Book Characters and pajamas!  We will end the week tonight with Movie Night.  Hope to see you there!  In Reading this week, we finished our novel, Wonder.  We loved it!!  We will watch the movie next week and make comparisons.  If you have not returned the permission slip for the movie, please do so by Monday.  It is linked below.  We worked on our Personal Narrative rough drafts in Writing and began learning about early 1900s Inventors in Social Studies.  In Math, we began learning about the area model for multiplying whole numbers and then classifying organisms in Science.

Coming Up for next week:

*Scholastic Book Orders are due Friday, November 8th.  Please use the following link to place an order:  http://www.scholastic.com/bookclubs  

Use the Class Code to place your order:  NJNK6

TUESDAY:  STUDENT HOLIDAY- Election Day

FRIDAY:  Wear RED, WHITE, and BLUE for Veteran’s Day!
*Chick-Fil-A biscuits for sale.

 

READING:  We will watch the movie, Wonder.  Please turn in your permission slips by Monday as we will be watching the movie on Wednesday.
WONDER Parent Letter to view movie

WRITING: We will continue working on our Personal Narratives.  We will also work on identifying independent and dependent clauses.

SOCIAL STUDIES: 
We will continue learning about inventors in the early 1900s.  We will learn about the Industrial Revolution and the impact it had on America.

MATH:  We will continue to focus on multiplying whole numbers.  Please look over the notes in the Math Journal.  There will be a quiz on Friday.

SCIENCE:  We will continue our unit, Living Organisms.  Please review the notes in your Science Journal.

 

DATES TO REMEMBER:
*November 5th-  Student Holiday-Election Day
*November 8th- Red, White, and Blue Day- Veteran’s Day Program
*November 20th- Progress Reports go home
*November 21st- Thanksgiving Feast for 5th Grade
*November 25th-29th- Thanksgiving Break

 

We hope you have a wonderful weekend!  🙂

Homework for Thursday, October 31st

HOMEWORK:

*Tomorrow is PAJAMA DAY!  Wear your best pajamas!  

*We will be watching the movie, “WONDER”, next week.  Students must have a permission slip to view the movie due to the PG rating.  WONDER Parent Letter to view movie

READING:  Read for 20 minutes.

SOCIAL STUDIES:  The RETEST for the Immigration Quiz will be on Friday, November 1st.  Students MUST complete the Request to Retest form:  request to retest.

MATH:  
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

SCIENCE:
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*November 1st-Pajama Day!
*November 1st- MOVIE NIGHT   6:00-9:00.
*November 5th-  Student Holiday-Election Day
*November 8th- Red, White, and Blue Day- Veteran’s Day Program

Homework for Tuesday, October 29th

HOMEWORK:

*Tomorrow is PINK Day!

READING:  Read for 20 minutes.
The next Reading Response Journal Letters are due Wednesday, October 30th.  See Reading Journal for directions and the rubric.

SOCIAL STUDIES:  The Immigration Quiz scores went home today.  The RETEST for this quiz will be on Friday, November 1st.  Students MUST complete the Request to Retest form:  request to retest.

MATH:  
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

SCIENCE:
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*October 31st- BOOK CHARACTER DAY- Dress as your favorite book character!!  Please make sure your costume is school appropriate.
*November 1st-Pajama Day!
*November 1st- MOVIE NIGHT   6:00-9:00.
*November 5th-  Student Holiday-Election Day
*November 8th- Red, White, and Blue Day- Veteran’s Day Program

Homework for Monday, October 28th

HOMEWORK:

*Tomorrow is HAT and SOCK Day.  Wear your favorite hat and/or socks to show that you are healthy from head to toe!

READING:  Read for 20 minutes.
The next Reading Response Journal Letters are due Wednesday, October 30th.  See Reading Journal for directions and the rubric.

LANGUAGE ARTS:  Finish the JECT examples, definitions and doodles if you did not finish them in class today.

SOCIAL STUDIES:  The Immigration Quiz scores went home today.  The RETEST for this quiz will be on Friday, November 1st.  Students MUST complete the Request to Retest form:  request to retest.

MATH:  
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

SCIENCE:
Watch the videos on Mrs. Slaughter’s Page.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*October 30th- Wear PINK.
*October 31st- BOOK CHARACTER DAY- Dress as your favorite book character!!  Please make sure your costume is school appropriate.
*November 1st-Pajama Day!
*November 1st- MOVIE NIGHT   6:00-9:00.
*November 5th-  Student Holiday-Election Day
*November 8th- Red, White, and Blue Day- Veteran’s Day Program

Coming Up for the Week of October 28th

We had a great week and ended it with an Ellis Island Simulation.  We loved seeing everyone’s Family Tree Projects!   The students did a great job and we are so proud of them!  In Reading, we continued working on Character Traits and we completed our Reading Guide #4.   In Social Studies, we concluded our study of Immigration to the United States in the early 1900s and had a quiz.   For Math, we have began working on adding and subtracting decimals, and finally, in Science, we continued our unit, Living Organisms.

Coming Up for next week:

*BOO GRAMS are on sale until Wednesday, October 30th.  They will be on sale for $1.00 each.  All proceeds will benefit Pickett’s Mill students and staff.

*This week is RED RIBBON WEEK.  See each day for the theme of the day.

*We will be collecting Veteran’s Wall entries this week.  Information about this was sent home last week.

MONDAY:   Wear RED for Red Ribbon Week.

TUESDAY:  Wear your favorite SOCKS and HAT for Red Ribbon Week.

WEDNESDAY:  Wear PINK for Red Ribbon Week.

THURSDAY:  Wear your BOOK CHARACTER COSTUME!

FRIDAY:  Wear your favorite PAJAMAS for Red Ribbon Week!
*Chick-Fil-A biscuits for sale.
*Movie Night!  6:00-9:00

 

READING:  We will continue reading Wonder.  Students should be reading a realistic fiction novel for 20 minutes each night.  We will work on citing evidence from the text to answer questions this week.
Reading Response Letter is due on Wednesday, October 30th.

WRITING: We will continue working on our Personal Narratives.  We will also continue to work on the root word ject.

SOCIAL STUDIES: 
We will begin learning about inventors in the early 1900s.  We will learn about the Industrial Revolution and the impact it had on America.

MATH:  We will continue to focus on the adding and subtracting decimals.  Please look over the notes in the Math Journal.  There will be a quiz on Friday.

SCIENCE:  We will continue our unit, Living Organisms.  Please review the notes in your Science Journal.

 

DATES TO REMEMBER:

*October 28th- Wear RED
*October 29th- Wear your favorite HAT and SOCKS.
*October 30th- Wear PINK.
*October 31st- BOOK CHARACTER DAY- Dress as your favorite book character!!  Please make sure your costume is school appropriate.
*November 1st-Pajama Day!
*November 1st- MOVIE NIGHT   6:00-9:00.
*November 5th-  Student Holiday-Election Day
*November 8th- Red, White, and Blue Day- Veteran’s Day Program

 

We hope you have a wonderful weekend!  🙂