Dear Fifth Grade Parents,
Welcome to another fantastic week in Fifth Grade. Here is this week’s Curriculum Update.
Curriculum Update for the Week of September 11, 2017:
Monday: Morning Mass; Please meet in the Junior Yard at 7:45 so we are able to walk to the church together; 5th grade STAR reading test
Tuesday: Room Parent Breakfast in Gathering Hall
Wednesday: Regular Day
Thursday: 5th Grade STAR Math Test
Friday: $ Denim Day; Minimum Day; Family Fun Night 6:00 – 9:00
Religion: Finish Chapter 2 Review; Chapter 2 Test on Thursday- The Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy; The Paschal Mystery; the Mission of the Church
Math: Fractions Greater than 1; Add and Subtract like mixed numbers; Add unlike numbers; Fraction game
Social Studies: Continue Chapter 2: American Indians and their environment;Primary and Secondary Sources; Recording Lakota History
Literature: Continue to review the reading standards of theme, comprehension and quoting accurately from a text; Read and discuss the short story, “The Heat”; Begin to read and discuss the novel, Wonder
Language Arts: Grammar: continue to review rules for capitalization; Writing: Complete an “on demand” descriptive paragraph of a mystery landmark; Spelling: Prefixes -un and -dis; Spelling Test on Friday
Art: Continue to work on the lesson, “I am an Artist”; Reflect on what it means to be an artist; Create a personal expression of what it means to be an artist; Improve production in drawing and shading with colored pencils
I hope everyone has a fantastic week. Thank you for checking the Curriculum Update . Take care and God bless.