February 2018 archive

week of feb 12-16

Tuesday – Progress reports are going home in the Tuesday Tracker. Please sign a copy and return on Wednesday.

Wednesday – Valentine’s Day! Students can bring in a decorated/undecorated box or bag on Wednesday to collect valentines. Target will end a little early so we will have time to have our Valentine’s activity in the afternoon.

Friday – Spring Picture Day! Our pictures are in the afternoon, and we have PE in the morning (sorry!), so plan accordingly.

Social Studies

continuing with life during the Great Depression. This week we’ll be focusing on farmers during the Dust Bowl.

AC Language Arts

We’re finishing our study of Out of the Dust this week. In groups, students will be working on a character analysis project that needs to be completed by the end of the week.

Reading response and comprehension questions are due Friday.


This week we’ll be introducing data analysis, specifically displaying data on a line plot. We will also continue reviewing fraction division.


mon – line plot of the day worksheet (whole numbers)

tues – line plot of the day worksheet (fractions)

wed – complete classwork

thurs – p. 749-850

fri – morning work assessment


week of feb 5

Don’t forget we are selling candy grams all week before school! All funds raised goes to support our 5th grade activities.

PJ Day is Friday!

Social Studies

this week we are working on the Great Depression; specifically businesses, jobs, and banks during the time period.

AC Language Arts

Remember Summer 1934-Winter 1935 comprehension questions, vocabulary and reading response is due Friday.

Please have Out of the Dust completed by Monday.


this week we’re working on dividing fractions and whole numbers.


mon – 769-770

tues – 776-777

wed – 763-764

thurs – ch 10 review

fri – ch 10 and morning work review quiz