5th grade

Fearless Writers Jan. 3 -4

Wednesday Soaking and journaling to music. Correct Daily Gram – Day 1 Review Adverbs from a previous lesson. Complete p. 48, inWriting Skills, Book 1, by drawing adverbs to the verbs they describe. Thursday Soaking and journaling to music. Correct Daily Gram – Day 2 Complete Exercise 2 -5 on pp. 49- 50 in Writing Skills, …

January 3 – 4, 2018

Happy New Year! May this year be full of wonderful surprises for you in the Lord. Beginning next week, all of the lesson plans will be posted on renweb. Wednesday Math review fraction terms review adding and subtracting fractions multiply a fraction by a whole number TB p. 64 -66 begin WB Ex. 7-8 p. …

December 11 -14

Only 5 and a half school days until Christmas Break! Please send in your child’s permission forms and payment for the Nutcracker if you have not done so already. We will be leaving at 8am. Please have your child to school before this time. Thursday is the Elementary Christmas Showcase at 2 pm. (Students to …

Fearless Writers December 11-14

This week the Fearless Writers will complete the following activities. · Learn about and write an acrostic poem about Christmas. · Choose a Christmas writing prompt from teachingwithtlc.com and publish it for the Hall display. · Make decorations for the hall display. · Complete all unfinished writing assignment for 2nd marking period.

December 4 – 7

The permission forms for The Nutcracker will go home Monday. Please return as as soon as possible. We will have a math test on adding and subtracting mixed numbers this Thursday. Extra-practice will go home Monday and Tuesday. Please continue to review the concepts on the fraction flashcards with your child. Monday Math review fractions, …

Fearless Writers December 4-7

Monday · Spelling Knowledge: /ch/ can be spelled ch or tch. Use tch at the end of a word or syllable directly after a single short vowel. Use ch at the beginning of a word, after a consonant, and after two vowels. · Directly teach spelling rules and examples. Also learn exceptions and words with …

Fearless Writers November 27 – 30

Monday · Spelling Lesson Knowledge: Spelling generalizations to use at the end of a word. Use ck at the end of a word or syllable directly after a single short vowel. Use k after a consonant, after a long-vowel sound, and after two vowels. Words with two or more syllables usually use c for the …

November 27 – 30

I hope that all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Please continue to send in any box tops that you have collected. We will have a math test on adding and subtracting fractions this Thursday. Extra-practice will go home Monday and Tuesday. Please continue to review the concepts on the fraction flashcards with your child. …

November 20 – 21

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope that you and your family have an enjoyable holiday! We will have a short week as we prepare to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. Extra-practice on fractions will go home on Tuesday. Please feel free to have your child complete as much or as little as is needed. There will be a …

Fearless Writers November 20

Writing Workshop · Each student will complete all previous writing assignments in Writing Skills Book 1. · Students will pick from five writing prompts about Thanksgiving (taken from writeshop. com). They will follow the prompt and write in their writing notebooks. Those students that want to share their stories will be given that opportunity at …

November 13 -16

Thank you to all the parents who came to the Elementary Showcase! Have fun playing the math games at home. 🙂 This Wednesday we will have a math quiz on equivalent fractions, improper fractions, mixed numbers and comparing fractions. Extra-practice will go home on Monday. There will be a math test on Tuesday, November 21. …

Fearless Writers – November 13 – 16

Monday · Scripture verse for November: “I sought the Lord, and He heard me, and delivered me from all my fears.” Psalms 34:4 · Spelling lesson knowledge: The suffix –ed makes a verb express the past tense. Past tense shows that something has already happened. The suffix –ed has three sounds. · Complete exercise on …