September 18-22, 2017
Weekly emails from Ms. Erwin: http://bit.ly/2vQf0Zy
20: Picture Day
English and Writing: W.5.1 We are writing editorials and reviewing mechanics to improve our writing.
Spelling: "Weekly Spelling Assignments" is attached to the planner/agenda.
MONDAY: Alphabetize all words. TUESDAY: Write all words 5 times each in your best handwriting.
WEDNESDAY: Classify words based on parts of speech. THURSDAY: Pretest FRIDAY: test
THURSDAY: Test (If you make 100% on pretest, no test)
dialect, adage, theme, humor, narrator, tenth, shade, product, factor, whole, cape, ocean, profit, saga, isthmus, opinion, example, instance, conclusion, reason
Vikings, Leif Erickson, Vasco de Gama, Ferdinand Magellan, Giovanni Cabato, Pacific Ocean, expedition, isthmus, cape, Marco Polo, saga, profit, armada, Vinland
Native American projects are due next week.
Next states test is September 28th.
Science:5-PS1-1 We are studying matter.
Reading: We will read Old Yeller. Vocabulary quiz on Friday.
historical fiction, visualize, character traits, dialect, sensory language, adage, proverb, direct quotation, compare, contrast, fact, opinion, humor, narrator, theme
Math: We will be learning how to multiply and divide. There will be a matching vocabulary test over Unit 2 words this Friday..
decimal, hundredth, thousandth, shade, product, factor, expanded form, tenth