November 11-15, 2019

A Note from Mrs. Grant

This week we start off with Veteran’s Day on Monday. The students will attend the Veteran’s Day parade on Main street starting at 11am. Parent’s if you would like to join, please let me know. Monday is also a 2pm dismissal.   

Snack Shack is going very well! Please remember to check the list for your child’s week to be our Snack Shack managers. Our next Snack Shack manager is Gus Corbett. Thank you for supporting the sixth grade in their business endeavor.

Below is a list of the students who are on Honor Guard this week. If your student is participating, they must stay until the end. Please do not pick them up during car line unless I have been given a note. Thank you for your support!

This Week in Class

5th Grade

Math: We will be discussing the Associative Property of Addition and Multiplication and how to solve for the factor of a number. The test will be given on Friday, November 15th. Students can use the review games and math videos below to practice math skills by playing fun math games and watching short lessons on math skills.

Math Practice Games

Science: We will discuss genetics and inherited traits. The Life Science test on animals, plants, microorganisms, and inherited traits will be given on Tuesday, November 19th.

6th Grade

Math: We will discuss adding and subtracting mixed numbers, the circumference of a circle, and the different types of lines and angles. The quiz on Lessons 26-28 will be given on Friday, November 15th.

Science: We will review plate tectonics. The Plate Tectonics test will be given on Tuesday, November 12th. Then, we will begin discussing Earth’s water and the zones of the ocean.

Social Studies: We will be discussing the social classes and empires of ancient India. There will be a quiz on the geography of ancient India on Wednesday, November 13th.

Religion: We will review the stories of Jacob and Joseph. The students will take the Unit 2 test on Wednesday, November 13th. Then, we will discuss the story of Moses.

The Spelling and Vocabulary test will be given on Friday, November 22nd. The words are listed in the document below.

Reminders & Important Dates

November 11, 2019     11am Veteran’s Day Parade/ 2pm dismissal

November 27-29, 2019     Thanksgiving Break

Please share the videos below with your student.

Fifth Grade:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/heredity.htm
http://www.brainpop.com/science/cellularlifeandgenetics/heredity/

Sixth Grade:

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/oceans-narrated-by-sylvia-earle/oceans-overview