Topic outline

  • General

    Mrs. Word's 5th Grade

    February 2020


    What's happening In February?

    • Kinghts' of the Round Table 2/5
    • Lock Down Procedure Practice 2/11
    • Stevi B's 2/13
    • Valentine's Day Party 2/14
    • No School 2/17
    • Fire Drill 2/18
    • Gifted United FT 2/20
    • Popcorn Friday 2/21

    Scholastic Book Sales, Class Activation Code - GP4XM

    www.scholastic.com/bookclubs

    Check to see if a book is worth points and how many points at this website:

    https://readingcountsbookexpert.tgds.

  • Reading

    Reading


    Classroom Materials:

    • A book to read
    • Pencil
    • Red Pen
    • Dry Erase Marker
    • Netbook
    • A Word A Day Index Cards

  • Social Studies

    Social Studies


    • language arts

      Language Arts 

      • Calamity/Weather Make-Up Day 1

         

        Spelling

        1. Week 13 - Contraction: words that are made from two words, but one or more letters are left out. An apostrophe is used to take the place of the letters that are left out.
          • Spelling words -  2X each (print and cursive)
            1. didn't
            2. they've
            3. couldn't
            4. won't
            5. don't
            6. aren't
            7. wouldn't
            8. we'll
            9. doesn't
            10. there's
            11. it's
            12. haven't
            13. they're
            14. I've
            15. we're
            16. I'll
          • Vocabulary words - write in a sentence
            1. grave - adj. serious
            2. produce - v. to make or manufacture
            3. decrease - v. to make or become smaller
            4. increase - v. to make or become larger in size
            5. population - n. all the inhabitants of a particular area or country
            6. determine - v. establish exactly as a result of research or calculation
            7. drought - n. a long period of no rainfall
            8. immense - adj. extremely large or great

        Language:

        1. Pull up "Snow Day!" worksheet below.
          • Print paper, type or write answers on a separate sheet of paper

        Reading:

        1. Read to self for 20 minutes or more.
        2. Reading Counts Due Thursday, 2/28

        Social Studies:

        1. Chapter 4 Lesson 4 Vocabulary - Study on Quizlet!
        2. Winter Count Worksheet - Due tomorrow!

        Other:

        1. Valentine's Day Party is Thursday
          1. Valentine's Day Box
          2. Valentine's Day Cards
          3. Committee Members may bring their items in anytime this week.

        Specials:  Don't forget to check the Moodle page for the special you were supposed to have today! Word: Gym, Erford: Music

         

      • Calamity/Weather Make-Up Day 2

         

        Spelling:

        1. Go to spellingcity.com and practice your words.

        Social Studies:

        1. Chapter 4 Lesson 4 vocabulary, practice on Quizlet, quiz tomorrow!

        Language:

        1. MobyMax Language Assessment

        Reading:

        1. Read to self for 30 minutes.
        2. Reading Counts, take quizzes if possible.
        3. MobyMax Reading Level Assessment.

        Specials:  Don't forget to check the Moodle page for the special you were supposed to have today! Word: Gym, Erford: Music

        • Calamity/Weather Make-Up Day 3

           

          Spelling:

          1. 2x each and sentences were due today!
          2. Spellingcity.com
          3. Review/Study - test Friday!
            1. magical
            2. dangerous
            3. nudge
            4. pledge
            5. challenge
            6. engine
            7. genuine
            8. giraffe
            9. agile
            10. giant
            11. orange
            12. emergency
            13. germ
            14. gentle
            15. legend
            16. agent
              1. bewilder - v. cause someone to be confused
              2. dread - v. anticipate with great fear
              3. brag - v. say in a boastful manner
              4. equipment - n. the necessary items for a particular purpose
              5. gym - n. a gymnasium
              6. brilliant - adj. exceptionally clever or talented
              7. entertainment - n. the act of providing enjoyment

          Social Studies:

          1. Chapter 4: Study anything in folder from this chapter.
          2. Tomorrow will be a review day and the test has been moved to Friday.

          Language:

          1. MobyMax.com - language/idiom assignments

          Reading:

          1. Read 30 minutes.
          2. Reading Counts - take any quizzes if possible.
          3. Character paper - next two boxes.
          4. Research - due Friday.

          Reminder: Your special teacher has an assignment for you - check out their Moodle page too!

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