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Teacher Trisha Vega - Fifth Grade  (Send e-mail)

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Very proud of our class and school for writing letters and gathering care package supplies to support our troops.
http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/daily-southtown/community/chi-ugc-article-district-157-c-students-receive-thank-you-let-2018-01-17-story.html

TYPING INSTRUCTOR
Please encourage your child to practice their typing skills on the Typing Instructor link found under Student Resources within the Chelsea Intermediate School web page. These engaging activities will help them learn keyboarding skills that will build speed and accuracy in a fun and challenging way. The students are aware of their user name and password.

ERIN'S LAW PRESENTATIONS
Governor Pat Quinn signed Erin's Law in January of 2013, which requires all schools in the state of Illinois to provide age appropriate sexual abuse and assault awareness and prevention education programs for their students in grades Pre-K through 12. In response to this legislation, Frankfort School District 157-C will be presenting, "Child Lures Prevention: Think First and Stay Safe", curriculum for the 2017-2018 school year. Our presentations will occur in November and January.
Our class attended another presentation Monday. January 22.

Quarter 3 Curriculum:

MATH-EUREKA
Module 4- Multiplying and Dividing Fractions will include the following Topics
E: Multiplication of a Fraction by a Fraction
(Lessons: 13 -20)
F: Multiplication w/ Fractions & Decimals as Scaling and Word Problems
(Lessons 21-24)
G: Division of Fractions and Decimal Fractions
(Lessons 25-31)
H: Interpretation of Numerical Expressions
(Lessons 32-33)

End of Module 4 Test

READING AT HOME-
Is reading part of your family's daily routine? Reading is the most important skill because it is the basis for learning throughout the school day. Reading takes practice. Make reading a part of your family's daily routine.

*Read every night with your child or along side your child.
*Ask your child to occasionally read aloud and listen to how they're able to read with fluency-expression, accuracy, rate, phrasing, and punctuation.
*We will be working on reading more fluently in the classroom with weekly goals. What will be your child's goal this week?

E.L.A. READING LOG
*Our fifth grade homework expectation of students is to read a minimum of 80 minutes per week. The students are working on weekly reading goals. Can you exceed the expectation?
This quarter we are focusing on Book Talks. We will be giving presentations live and digitally.

TECHNOLOGY- 5th Graders are now 1:1 using Lenovo Laptops. Students have received their Microsoft 365 accounts and can login on office.com from home or on anything with internet connection. We will be using technology all throughout our curriculum.

ENCORE Schedule:
We will have PE daily with Mr. Innocenti.
T Day: SPANISH w/ Ms. Skobel
I DAY: ART w/Mrs. Newman
G DAY: MUSIC w/ Mrs. Zito and BAND w/ Mr. Adams & Mrs. Shanahan
E DAY: STEM w/ Ms. Jozaitis & LIBRARY w/ Ms. Colombaris
 
 

This week in class

Monday
Week of February 19:
NO SCHOOL- Presidents' Day Holiday

Tuesday
E DAY- STEM & Library


Hot Lunch

Wednesday
R DAY- Academic Block


Thursday
T DAY- Spanish

DARE THURSDAY



Friday
I DAY- ART





 
 

Important Dates

10/13/2017
October Popsicle Sale

11/6/2017
Vision & Hearing Screening this week

11/9/2017
Parents to PE- Stack the Stock Cupstacking Event

 
 

Downloads List

Curriculum Night Presentation [9/8/2017]
Daily TIGER Schedule [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 1 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 2 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 3 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 4 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 5 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 6 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Math Night Flyer (Oct. 18) [10/15/2017]
Office 365 Help [9/12/2017]
One Note Help [9/12/2017]
Parent to PE 11.9 [10/27/2017]
State of The District Flyer [1/24/2017]
Welcome & Intro to 5th Letter [8/25/2017]

 
 

Cool Links

A Google A Day- There's no right way to solve it, but there's only one right answer.
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Blockly Coding Games
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Code.Org
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Eureka Math
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PARCC Parent Checklist
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Typing Club- Excellent website for typing practice
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Typing Games- Ed Tech Links
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Typing Games- More fun typing practice.
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Zearn Math
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