• April 22-26th Newsletter

                                                ELA/SS Assignments

    Monday- Reading M8C3D2-Reading Workshop- Inside Out and Back Again Quiz; Writing M8D7 Drafting Part 3; SS- 5-20 The Two Sides

    Tuesday- FIELD TRIP to AMC 10:15-1:45; Social Studies 5-21 Strengths and Weaknesses

    Wednesday- Reading M8C3D3 Reading Workshop-Dawn Assess.; Writing M8D8 Grammar Adjectives; SS-5-22 A New Kind of War

    Thursday-FIELD DAY—8:45-10:45; Writing- Love That Dog; SS- 5-23 The Anaconda Plan

    Friday- Reading-START LITERATURE STUDIES- BLOCK 1-WRINKLE IN TIME; BLOCK 2- DANGER IN THE DESERT; Writing- M8D9-Grammar-Adj. Linking Verbs; SS 5-24 War Rages On

    Riddle Answers: an egg; footsteps; all the couples survived!

     

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  • PJ/Hat Kona Ice Day

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  • Newsletter for April 15-19

    This Week’s Assignments

    Monday- Reading- M8C2D3 Rdg. WS w/Vocab., Elisa’s Diary; Spelling Words 1-10 cursive in journal; Writing- M8-D4 Pre-Writing-Love That Dog/Poetry; SS 5-14 Challenges of Slavery

    Tuesday- Reading M8C2D4 Vocabulary Strategy, Rdg. WS-take quiz, Amplify; Writing- M8-D5 Drafting Part 1; SS-5-15 The Country Goes to War

    Wednesday- Reading- M8C2D5-Generative Vocab; Rdg. WS; Writing- M8D6 Drafting Part 2; SS 5-16 Election of 1860 and Secession

    Thursday- Library- Britfield; Reading M8C2D6 Week 2 Assessment; Writing M8-D7 Drafting Part 3- Features of Poetry; 5-17 The Civil War Begins

    Friday-(Full Day) M8C3D1- Rdg. WS w/Vocab. Inside Out and Back Again; Writing- Spelling test, M8D8- Grammar-Adjectives; SS-5-20 The Two Sides

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  • Newsletter for April 8-12

    This Week’s Assignments

    Monday- Reading: AASA Practice Test on-line, M8C1D5 Rdg. WS w. Vocab.; Writing- M8-D5 Drafting Part 1Poetry-Continue to Read the Focal Text- Love That Dog; SS- 5-13-The Search for Compromise FULLY CHARGE YOUR CHROME BOOK FOR TOMORROW—GET GOOD SLEEP TONIGHT. J

    Tuesday – AASA State ELA Part 1 TEST- FULLY CHARGE YOUR CHROME BOOK FOR TOMORROW—GET GOOD SLEEP TONIGHT. J

    Wednesday –AASA State ELA Part 2 TEST- EAT A HEALTHY BREAKFAST AND BRING A HEALTHY SNACK/WATER AND MINTS IF YOU’D LIKE. FULLY CHARGE YOUR CHROME BOOK FOR TOMORROW—GET GOOD SLEEP TONIGHT. J

    Thursday – AASA State MATH Part 1 TEST- FULLY CHARGE YOUR CHROME BOOK FOR TOMORROW—GET GOOD SLEEP TONIGHT. J

    Friday- AASA State Math Part 2 TEST- FULLY CHARGE YOUR CHROME BOOK FOR TOMORROW—GET GOOD SLEEP TONIGHT. J

     

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  • Please Read

    Dear Fantastic Firebird Families,

    Attached is next week's newsletter with specific dates for our state testing.

    Last year, the 4th grade teachers had a wonderful idea that we'd like to repeat this year. 

    The 2nd attachment below will explain in detail- we'd like you to write a few words to your child encouraging them before they test next week. I will send an envelope home with them today and a copy of the 2nd attachment. You can add inspirational, motivational messages to let them know you're rooting for their success. Send back the sealed envelope with your letter/s in it by Monday so we have them before our first test on Tuesday morning.

    Thank you so much for making this a positive and memorable experience for your child. We appreciate you!

    Thank you in advance!

    The 5th Grade GP Teachers

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