Week of November 9-November 13

Welcome back!

Monday- **Reminder** Tutoring today until 4:30 am.

Today we will be reviewing in our Language Arts period. We will work on reading a short story, getting some vocabulary words, and practice prefixes on IXL. In Social studies, we will continue to talk about Pilgrims and watch a short video. In Math, we will continue to practice both decimals and multiplication. We will end the day by watching a Science video and working on our projects.

Homework- Finish your science project and read 15 minutes and log it.

Tuesday-

Today, we will learn what an argumentative text is and read 2 short stories for our weekly reading. We will compare how argumentative texts are different than informational texts and talk about animals. We will see a different group of colonists by reading about the French and the Dutch and their settlements. We will multiply a decimal by a whole number and keep practicing multiplication. At the end of the day, we will reflect on our Science projects and some of us will start to present!

Homework- Read 15 minutes and log it. Math Additional Practice pg. 51 #1-14.

Wednesday! **Reminder early release at 1:30!**

In reading today, we will get some time on iReady and work on our weekly reading. We will answer our reading questions and write a summary. We will talk about Veteran’s Day. In Math, we will take it the next step with multiplication and practice multiplying decimals by decimals. In Health, we will work on talking about how knowing how we feel and how it effects our life.

Homework-Read 15 minutes and log it. Finish Practice Buddy from class.

Thursday- **Reminder, tutoring until 4:30 PM**

In Reading today, we will continue to work on our stories and summarizing. We will reread our stories and highlight important information to get ready for Friday’s reading quiz. We will keep talking about what we learned from reading argumentative text. During Social Studies, we will continue to talk about the French and the Dutch and do some activities to better understand their lifestyle. In Math, we will review multiplying decimals and practice multiplying a decimal by a decimal! In Science, we will continue our presentations and learn from our classmates about severe weather.

Homework- Read 15 minutes and log it. Math Additional Practice pg. 53 #1-15.

Friday- Quiz day!

Happy Friday! We will start the day with a discussion and a reading quiz before practicing writing summaries. As a Friday treat, we will read our chapter book “Wonder” and see how August is doing in 5th grade. In Social Studies, we will do a fun activity to put ourselves in the shoes of the Pilgrims and think about their lifestyle. In Math, we will practice with decimals before we do an Etsi-mystery to practice our estimation and math skills. We will end the day with Science where we will wrap up any presentations before previewing our next Science unit.

No homework!