Mrs. Howard – Fifth Grade

Fifth

Welcome to Fifth Grade

5th Grade supply list 2018 – 2019

Homework

REMINDER:  PLEASE BRING THE BOOK The Tale of Despereaux to class Monday!

Parents:  Please be sure your child is reading a book every school evening at least 30 minutes a day.

Homework – Week of September 17, 2018

Monday

Religion – Study the Apostles’ Creed for testing starting tomorrow.  Students must recite the Creed from memory.

Reading – Read chapters 10-12 of The Tale of Despereaux.

Math – Homework:  Workbook, p. 4, even #’s only (if not completed in class).

Tuesday – 

Religion – Study the Apostles’ Creed for ongoing testing tomorrow.  Students must recite the Creed from memory.

Reading – Read chapters 11-12 of The Tale of Despereaux (if not done already).

Math – Workbook, p. 5, #’s 4-6, 14-17 and 21-24 only.  If students need a refresher on the lesson we learned today (i.e., ordering decimals) see the following video – https://www.hippocampus.org/HippoCampus/Arithmetic;jsessionid=C11322EFA9CB7C8CA97B112ECEDD3B5E  – click on “NROC Collection” then “Developmental Math Arithmetic” then “Decimals – Ordering and Rounding Decimals.” (You don’t have to review the video beyond 2:15 – it discusses “rounding decimals” which we did not learn about today).

Wednesday – 

Religion – Study the Apostles’ Creed for ongoing testing tomorrow.  Students must recite the Creed from memory.

Math –  Workbook, p. 5, #’s 11-13, 18-20 ONLY. If students need a refresher on the skills needed to complete this assignment (i.e., ordering decimals) see the video link above (for Tuesday).

Reading – Read chapters 12-13 of The Tale of Despereaux.

Thursday –

Reading –

Math –

Friday –   NO HOMEWORK

 

Resources

Suggested Educational Websites:

www.hippocampus.org – (great website offering a collection of videos for lessons in math, natural science, social science, and humanities/language arts)

www.learnzillion.com – (offering curriculum based educational videos in all subjects for various school districts)

www.mathgames.com – (good website for practicing grade level math skills)

www.mathstory.com – (good collection of math and science videos and stories)

https://www.varsitytutors.com/aplusmath – (online math games, flashcards, and limited homework helper)

About

5th Grade Class Calendar of Events/Activities*

2018-2019 School Year

September

26 – Pancake Breakfast Day (in honor of National Pancake Day)

October

1 – Feast Day Celebration for Classroom Saint- St. Therese of Lisieux

31 – Halloween Party

November

5 – Donut Breakfast (in honor of National Donut Day)

16 – The Art of Fine Dining, Etiquette, and Manners for the Holidays and Special Events – Soup, Crackers, and dessert will be served.

20 – Class Thanksgiving Party

December

6 – Feast Day of St. Nicholas

20 – Class Christmas Party

January

February

14 – St. Valentine’s Day Class Party

March

5 – Fat Tuesday Celebration

20 – First Day of Spring Fling

April

1 – April Fool’s Day Breakfast

May

10 – Military Spouse Appreciation Day Celebration

June

* Please note that the dates for these events may change.