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Teacher Cassidy Smith - Fifth Grade  (Send e-mail)

FAMILY MATH NIGHT- Wednesday, October 3rd 5:30-6:30
You're invited!! Come on out and discover simple and effective ways to help your kids outside the classroom. Learn , play and enjoy fun new games you can do with your kids that will improve their math skills.


Encore schedule:
*PE every day (please wear appropriate shoes)

T - Art and Library
I - STEM
G - Spanish
E - Music (band sectionals)
R - PE only

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Curriculum Overview for the week of September 24:

ELA: We will explore the essential question "What does it mean to adapt?" through a variety of text including our novel, "Ungifted" by Gordon Korman. We are also working on identifying the theme of a text and proving that theme with examples from the text. In addition, we will review figurative language and find examples in our novels.
We will be using NEWSELA to access current articles and texts in ELA. Our class code is: EEGQPK

MATH: Module 2: Multi-Digit Whole Number and Decimal Fraction Operations.
Lessons 1 - 4.

Students have a ZEARN account with a username and password. We use this in class, but students are encouraged to get on at home and practice as well. Our class code is CB2Z9Z

SOCIAL STUDIES: We will learn about the different theories of how the first people arrived in America.

WRITING: Personal Narrative
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Our class uses Scholastic Book Club and we do a class order once a month. Every order helps to get free books for our classroom! You can order online through this link https://clubs.scholastic.com/ or you can send the money and order form to school with your child.

*Our class code is QCDZK
*Our next order is due by October 5th.
 
 

This week in class

Monday
9/24
E DAY
Math - Day 2 of end of Module 1 assessment. no homework.
ELA -
Read 20 minutes

Tuesday
9/25
R Day
Math homework - Module 2 Lesson 1 - Pages 4 - 5. Problems: 1. A,B,C 2. A,B, 3. B C, 4.
ELA - Read Ungifted chapters 12 and 13 (Unrockin' and Untrustworthy). Track figurative language on handout.
Read 20 minutes

Wednesday
9/26
T Day
Math homework - Module 2 Lesson 2 pages 11 - 12. Problems: 1. B, C 2. C, D 3. 4.A, B 5.
ELA -
Read 20 minutes


Thursday
9/27
I Day
Math homework - Module 2 Lesson 3 pages 16 - 18. Problems: 1. A, B, E 2. B, D 3. A, B 4.
ELA - Newsela article: What Makes the Climate Change? Read article and highlight supporting details. Take quiz and complete the writing assignment at the end. Study and practice words.
Read 20 minutes


Friday
9/28
G Day
Math - Module 2 Lesson 4. No homework.
ELA -



 
 

Important Dates

9/20/2018
FSP Dine and Donate at the Creamery 9am - 9pm

10/5/2018
No School - Teacher work day

10/8/2018
No School - Columbus Day

10/18/2018
Julie Lythcott - Haims Presentation 5:30

11/19/2018
No School - Parent Teacher Conferences

11/20/2018
No School - Parent Teacher Conferences

11/21/2018
No School - Thanksgiving Holiday

11/22/2018
No School - Thanksgiving Holiday

11/23/2018
No School - Thanksgiving Holiday

 
 

Downloads List

5th grade 2018 open house pp.pptx [9/6/2018]
Eureka Math - Module 1 Parent Tips [8/28/2018]
FSP Dine and Donate 9/20/18 [9/13/2018]
Julie Lythcott - Haims Presentation [9/12/2018]

 
 

Cool Links

Eureka Math - Module 1 Parent Tips
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NEWSELA
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OneNote
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Zearn
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