Mrs. Howard – Fifth Grade
Welcome to Fifth Grade
WEEK OF March 25, 2019
READING – Study the Brown Girl Dreaming Vocabulary words (part 2) for the spelling test on these words tomorrow. Also, study the Part 2 Test Study Guide for the Part 2 test on Thursday.
GRAMMAR – Complete Lesson 16, Practice A and B (if not completed in class), and Lesson 17 Practice A and B.
SPELLING – Study spelling words received today for test Wednesday.
MATH – Study your test study guide for the Chapter 4 test tomorrow.
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)
Key Documents Distributed in Class:
Unit 2 Test Study Guide (Grammar)
5th Grade Class Calendar of Events/Activities*
2018-2019 School Year
15 – Hispanic Heritage Month Luncheon
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
6 – Feast Day of St. Nicholas
20 – Class Christmas Party
14 – St. Valentine’s Day Class Party
5 – Fat Tuesday (Mardi Gras) Celebration
20 – Easter Party
1 – April Fool’s Day Breakfast
10 – Military Spouse Appreciation Day Celebration
* Please note that the dates for these events may change.