Week of January 14th
1/18/19 - AWARDS Assembly 5th grade 1:00pm
1/30/19 STEAM NIGHT-5:30pm-7:30pm - PROJECTS DUE 1/28/19, Monday
2/5/19- BizTown Simulation - PLEASE turn in Permission slips, Photo Consent, & $40.00.
- STEAM Projects are due January 28th, they will be displayed at STEAM Night, January 30th. Please check your student’s STEAM packet and tri fold board.
- EARBUDS are a necessity for students while using technology. Please be sure to have your child’s pair labeled in a Ziploc bag daily in their backpacks.
- BIZTOWN field trip is February 5th. The cost will be $40 for all materials and a charter bus transportation to and from. Permission Slips and Photo Consents were sent home. This is our only field trip booked for 5th grade so far. Chaperone requests went home last week.
- Please continue to stay updated with your student’s grades on PowerSchools.
This week in 5th Grade:
ELA: Students will be taking a quiz on Hatchet chapters 1-3 on Wednesday, Jan. 14th. We will complete a study guide on Tuesday. We have library on Thursday, so make your student brings his/her books to return or renew. Students should be independently reading a novel of their choice and completing one reading journal entry per week. Reading journals are due every Friday.
Math: Students are beginning Module 4 : Multiplying and Dividing Fractions. Please have your students clean out their backpack with Mod 3 papers.
Homework is due on Monday..
Science: STEAM NIGHT is January 30th, STEAM Projects assigned mid December are due January 28th. Please check in with your student on this creative experiment! Our next unit will be Levers, Pulleys and Simple Machines.
Social Studies: BizTown lessons continue. We will be practicing applications and interviews. Please practice at home. Our next unit is The Revolutionary War.
Join our class Twitter page- AN_Erath, @erath_s. (con’t next page)
6th Math: Students are beginning Unit 5 - Decimal Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division. The study guide for the Unit 4 Dividing Fractions Test is due Wed., Jan. 16. The End of Unit 4 Test for dividing fractions will be Friday, January 18.
***Please ask your student what supplies they are in need of, many do not have whiteboard markers, pencils, etc. Each student needs their own set of headphones dedicated to school use in their backpacks. Thank you for helping your student be more successful at school.
Weekly EQ Motto: I Bring Effort to Everything I Do.