Class activities for Tuesday, May 23

Spelling: None today.

Cursive: Ten cursive sentences, seven or more words each, are due on Fridays.

Reading: Today was a reading skills practice day due to art.

Writing: Students worked on their Find It, Decide It research project today.  Students will be working with a partner to research a decision, compare and contrast two choices, and to make a decision based on research. Students should try to select their final topic idea tonight. The Find It, Decide It project is due Friday, June 2.

Math: We worked on properties of quadrilaterals and shapes today. Homework is to practice math for at least 15 minutes using MobyMax Math or Khan Academy.

Science: We started our last experiment today about gravity in space.

Social Studies: We learned about the debate over the constitution and the worry about if it was taking away too much power from the states.

Notes:

  • 5th Grade Camp is this Thursday and Friday, May 25-26. Find what to bring, permission slips, and more information here.
  • End of the Year Activites:
    • Volunteer Luncheon, May 30
    • Family Walk-a-Thon, May 31
    • Field Day, June 8
    • Celebration of Life, June 12
    • 5th Grade Farewell, June 13
    • Waterpark field trip, June 14
    • Grand Blanc offers a summer school step up program for language arts and math. The courses are offered during the morning in June. Find more information and registration forms here.
  • Have you set a Daily Homework Time for your student? Consider 15 minutes of math, 15 minutes of writing, and 20 minutes of something else to make a brain smarter!
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • View links to all the websites we use in class.
  • View grades, assignments, and attendance at JupiterGrades.

Our Mission:
All students in Room 130 will do their best and get ready for 6th grade.

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