Class activities for Thursday, April 11

Spelling: None today.

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

Reading: None today due to the MSTEP test and a nutrition lesson.

Writing: We talked about writing in a natural voice so that facts on slides don’t sound too bookish. Students continued to work on adding facts and images to another slide today. The I-Search informational research project is due Friday, April 26. Homework is to work on writing for 15 minutes.

Math: Today was the second half of the math MSTEP test. Homework on weekdays is to practice math for 15 minutes using MobyMax or Khan Academy.

Science: We wrote notes about how a water shortage could be solved by using less water, by building a saltwater evaporation plant and collecting the freshwater, and by treating wastewater with chemicals.

Social Studies: None today due to MSTEP test.

Character Strength: We are learning about the Other People Matter mindset this week.


  • MSTEP testing picks back up on Tuesday next week. Please make sure your student charges their chromebook, eats a good breakfast, gets 9-10 hours of sleep, and arrives at school on time for our morning testing.
  • Is your student doing a Daily Homework Time? Here’s a sample scheduleand more ideas to get started.
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • View grades, assignments, and attendance at JupiterGrades.
  • 5th Grade Camp is May 23-24. Find more information here.

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

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