Welcome to the 28/37 week of the 2016-2017 school year. We have entered the 3rd, and last trimester of our 5th grade school year. Let's take each week with grateful hearts, a strong work ethic, and excellence, beginning with this first week of the term.
Apr 11 - Lion King, After School (3:00-5:00)
Apr 18 - Lion King After School Rehearsal (3:05-5:00)
Apr 25 - Lion King After School Rehearsal (3:05-5:00)
Apr 27 - Lion King Dress/Photos After School Rehearsal (3:05-5:00)
Apr 28 - Lion King Assembly (8:30-9:15); Lion King Musical (7-8 pm)
May 10 - Progress Reports Emailed
Following is the classroom-context of our week:
Bible: Finish "King David." Test 4/12. Begin Easter lesson: Comparison of Secular Easter
Traditions/Authentic Easter Accounts from Purposeful Design.
MV: Psalm 18:2 Test Wednesday 4/12 . Easter Lesson MV: Isaiah 53:5
Math: Chapter 4; Test 4/10. Math practice and helps: Think Central, and Khan Academy.
SS: Finish Ancient Rome unit. Test 4/11 Begin Byzantine Empire.
Sci: Energy work and Simple Machines.
- Reading: Cont. biography/autobiography unit. Storyboard project. Finish book by 4/17 Work on story board 4/17-4/24. Final due on or before 5/01/2017.
- Read Aloud: Finish Hans and Margret Rey (a True Wartime Escape).
- Writing: Sentence Openers: Quicksand. Quality paragraphs.
- Spelling: Continue with in-class Take Home Tasks. Lesson 20.
- Grammar: Punctuation unit.
- Specials: Regular Schedule
Please feel free to view "Class Website" < click link for updates. For information pertaining to WHCS, please remember to click the following link >"school website."Correction Forms can be found on the Resources and Study Guides page on the classroom website, or click the link to print > "Correction forms" <link. If you have not yet seen the Corrections forms, please remind your children that they are capable to choose any assignment, do corrections, and improve their grade points.
*There may be some modifications to the schedule during the week, depending on student needs/tempo. We will work on classroom expectations throughout the week. As always, I will email important updates to you as they arise.
**Photos of your child's textbooks are found in "5P Curriculum" on My Website. <click link
*A copy of "Dress Up and Sentence Openers" strategies can be found in "Resources and Study Guides"
Please remember to check for updates on the my classroom website. Thank you.