|Maureen OBrien - Fifth Grade (Send e-mail)|
Upcoming End of the Year Spirit Days
Tuesday, 5/30 Crazy Hair Day – How Crazy Can It Be?
Wednesday, 5/31 Beach Day – Wear Beach Clothing, No Bathing Suits
Thursday, 6/1 Tug of War Day – Team Color Day
Friday, 6/2 Field day – Come Together Day, Wear Field Day Shirts
Monday, 6/5 Take Me Out to the Ball Game Day – Wear Baseball/Softball Gear
STUDENT ASSIGNMENT BOOK - Students are completing their assignment books each evening. If the student/parent would like me to sign each day, please let me know.
UPCOMING TOPICS OF STUDY:
ELA: Throughout the 4th quarter we will read various text with the theme of Children's Rights. Students will read the text "Counting On Grace" along with a variety of other literature and informational texts. We will discuss these texts with these Essential Questions:
*What rights should children have?
*What role do cultural and economic factors play in the rights of all workers?
*Why has child labor been a sustained practice throughout history?
WRITING: *Colonial Market essay, conferencing and write final copy.
*Memoir writing will be the focus of 4th quarter writing.
SCIENCE: Ecosystems, food chains, energy transfer.
SOCIAL STUDIES: Southern colonies.
Please keep in mind upcoming due dates.
Friday, May 19th - 10 more products are due.
Thursday, May 25th All remaining products are due.
Tuesday, May 30th - Diorama due - including sign board (students will make both in class).
Wednesday, May 31st - Colonial Market.
Formal invitation for parents were sent home on Friday, 5/12. Please return them by 5/25.
This week in classMonday
"I" Day - Music/PE
Students should bring instruments for sectionals.
**Please return Friday folder and reading log.
"G" Day - Art/PE
"E" Day - STEM/PE"
"R" Day: Library/PE
Step Up Day at HCMS
"T" day - PE only
Memorial Day - No School
Tug of War Day
Last Day of School
Downloads ListBook It Calendars [10/2/2016]
Book It Review Option 1 [10/2/2016]
Book It Review Option 2 [10/2/2016]
Book It Review Option 3 [10/2/2016]
Book It Review Option 4 [10/2/2016]
DARE graduation 3/24/17 [3/1/2017]
Field Day t-shirt and Lunch Order [4/6/2017]
Reading Log - 5th grade [9/16/2016]
Student Schedule 2016/17 [8/28/2016]
Cool Links13 Colonies Trades and Artisans
Colonial Jobs, Trades, Occupations - Brief overview
Colonial Trades and Skills - includes links to other sites
Colonial Williamsburg Trades
Family Education Reading Tips For Parents
Figurative Language Games
Frankfort Public Library
Front Row - Math Class code is o'brip
Front Row ELA - class code v38k8a
Jamestown SImulation Game
Mensa for Kids
NASA Kids' Club
Newton's Laws #2 - Fastball reaction time
Newton's Laws #3 - Roller coaster Simulator
Newton's Laws Link #1 - Overview and Quiz
Pilcher Park Nature Center and Greenhouse
Science Kids Space Facts
Timeline (Create a timeline tool)