This past week, students’ Sophia V. and Natalie D. read aloud Leonardo the Terrible Monster to 5B! The girls did a fantastic job keeping the attention of their classmates during the read alloud.
Today your child received a direction sheet for our “Changes in Ecosystems” Project. Please visit the “Projects” page of this blog to find a copy of the direction sheet.
Today, your child received a letter regarding a new instructional reading practice that will be implemented within the next few weeks. Please review the letter below, and assist your child in obtaining their guided reading novel. The novel needs to be in class by Tuesday, January 21st!
As a way to extend discussion beyond the classroom walls, students will be answering weekly discussion questions on our novel, Shiloh. In order to make this happen, the fifth graders will need to set up an Edmodo account. A letter was sent home today outlining the steps for logging into Edmodo. Please set up the accounts as soon as possible. The first blog entry is due on Wednesday, October 9th!
I hope everyone had a wonderful summer and is ready to jump back into the swing of school. As we begin our many adventures this school year, I encourage you to check our blog on a weekly basis to read all about 5th grade Language Arts and Science!