Monthly Archives: October 2018

Literature in Language Arts

During the first quarter, we worked on mostly informational text standards.  Now in the second quarter, we have moved into a study of literature.  In fifth grade we will focus mostly on stories and poems.  Our first goal is for … Continue reading

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Social Studies News

In Unit 3, we will be learning about the Age of Exploration!  During the 1400s, European explorers traveled east to Asia by land and sea. There they found exotic spices, fabrics, and jewels. The trip to Asia was very long, … Continue reading

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Fraction Math

We are continuing this week with adding and subtracting fractions this week.  The Unit 3 test on Fractions will be Monday, October 22, 2018. Next week we will begin working with decimals. 5.NF.1.2- Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction … Continue reading

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Science Update

We are kicking off Unit 6, in which we are learning about energy, including potential, kinetic, and mechanical energy. We are also exploring electricity and how we use electricity. In Unit 7 we will be learning about electric circuits, conductors, … Continue reading

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Unit 8 Science Test Wednesday

Hello parents! This is just a reminder that the last test for the first quarter in Science is Wednesday, 10/10/2018.  Students should have brought home their Benchmark Review that we did in class today to study.  They also need to … Continue reading

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