Mr. Meyer

5th Grade

Archive for January, 2015

Jan. 26th-30th

News:

  • Art on Tuesday!
  • Ski trip on Thursday!
  • We will have a reading test on Friday! STUDY!!!

Reading:

  • We will be finishing Theme 7 this week.
  • We will be working with creating images with our independent reading books.
  • We will finish working with helping verbs and move onto linking verbs.
  • Worksheets for helping and linking verbs will be done in class.
  • Make sure we are reading at home every night!

Social:

  • We will be working on finishing Chapter 3 this week.
  • We are going to have a test early next week.
  • STUDY, STUDY, STUDY!!! I can’t express this enough for the social tests!
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Jan. 19-23

News!

  • It’s homecoming week! Tuesday: Safari, Wednesday: School Spirit Day, Thursday: Black Out, Friday: Pajama Day! Let’s dress up and show our school pride!
  • Tuesday is art. Wednesday is full band. Don’t forget your instruments!
  • Wednesday we will be watching the dodgeball game!

Reading:

  • We are starting a new theme this week called In The Deep!
  • We will be working with short stories, newspaper articles and other novels!
  • Our comprehension strategy is creating images this week!
  • We will be working a lot with helping verbs this week. Examples of helping verbs are words such as am, is are, was, were, can could, has, have, had, and will. Help your child recognize these words on their reading!

Social:

  • We will continue working on our new chapter this week.
  • We will be working on lesson 2 and 3 the rest of the week.
  • I want to reiterate your child NEEDS to study for our social tests. Grade will start to reflex how much they study for the tests!!!
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Jan. 12- 16

News:

  • The last day to get AR points to go on the trip will be Friday!
  • Mrs. Kern comes in on Monday!
  • Students chosen to be in Spelling Bee will be announced this week!

Reading:

  • We will be finishing up reading a few short stories in our book.
  • We will be working on action and linking verbs.
  • We will work with setting of stories and plays.
  • We will have a reading test this week Wednesday.

Social:

  • Mrs. Aments class will have a social test on Tuesday.
  • We will start chapter 3 this week, Settlements Take Root.
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