This week is shaping up to be a busy, productive week! We will be concluding learning about the regions of the U.S.A., while continuing to explore decimals, fractions, and place value, identifying narrative elements of a story, and writing using dialogue.
Below are a few items of interest:
5th Grade Curriculum:
Please click on the 5th Grade Curriculum link for an overview of 5th grade curriculum. On the Meridian School District website, you will find valuable information about PACE and student resources for practicing curriculum skills.
This year, I have had an extraordinary amount of parents offering to help in and out of the classroom. I will be contacting each of you soon to plan your assistance. Thank you!!
Please note: Reading (fluency and comprehension), Written Language (handwriting, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraph format, etc.), and Word Study (spelling, identifying spelling patterns, understanding meanings, etc.) are skills that are assessed weekly by informal and formal assessment methods. All of the following dates are on the Calendar tab to the left of this page.
11th Individual Picture Day
12th Ped (root word) Test
13th Scholastic Book Orders due
17th Back To School Night
19th Wordly Wise Lesson 1 and 2 Test
16-Oct 4: MAP testing for Reading and Math
Discovery PTA is on Facebook!
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