Welcome to Fifth Grade!
Reading: Students are working hard to compare and contrast fiction and nonfiction. We will be learning about Figurative Language beginning with similes and metaphors.
Math: We are finishing Unit 7 Adding and Subtracting Fractions with unlike denominators, mixed numbers and in multi-step word problems.
Fractions with unlike denominators
Science: We are just about through our Matter Unit. Students will review the states of matter and how heat/energy affects each state, atoms/molecules, elements/compounds, and the differences between mixtures and solutions.
Atoms, molecules, elements, compounds
NAG: We are wrapping up the Midwest region and beginning the Southwest Region. We will be discussing the states and capitals, the physical features and climate, as well as the natural resources and economic activities.
No School January 30th (Teacher Workday)
Feb 7th - PTO Meeting
Feb 20th - President's Day
Feb 23rd - Math Night at 6:30