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Archive for February, 2013

Tomorrow’s field trip (Updated) and ISAT schedule for next two weeks

Good afternoon parents! i hope you are well and throwing snowballs alongside your children ūüôā Finally….. Here is a copy of this year’s ISAT testing schedule. ¬†Please click on it: ISAT Testing Schedule 2013 Here are more details for tomorrow’s field trip. ¬†I have asked students to wear comfortable clothing and shoes and expect to […]

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Homework Chart February 25-March 1

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math ¬†MJ pages 324-326 ¬†Study Link 9.9 Study For Test ¬†Unit 9 test Writing ¬†Work on Black History Project! ¬†Work on Black History Project!Write individual poem. Black History Project due! Write a poem in your Writer’s journal! Practice poem!! ¬†Poetry Performance! Science(302) ¬†Investigation A ¬†Investigat-ion B Reading ¬†Read for a […]

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Weekly Overview February 25-March 1

Parents, Next week is ISAT testing.¬† Students will be focusing on Extended Response in Reading and Math this week. ¬†Wednesday is a early dismissal for students: ¬†please make arrangements for students to be picked up at 12:15. ¬†Our field trip is Thursday. ¬†Thank you to Carmen, Marcelo, and Jonah’s families for chaperoning. ¬†Please remind your […]

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EXCITING NEWS!!!!!

We have been invited to participate in an event next Thursday February 28. ¬†Michelle Obama will be hosting us at the McCormick Place. It is¬†imperative¬†that I receive permission slips by tomorrow, February 22. ¬†In addition, I need two chaperones for this event. ¬†As this event will be broadcast both locally and nationally, it im imperative […]

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SCIENCE FAIR DEADLINES EXTENDED!

Hello 5th grade parents, Due to ongoing research for Black History month, deadlines for Science Fair have been extended.  Please see the Science Fair info tab for specific dates. Thank you, Ms. Krecik

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Homework Chart February 18-22

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math ¬†MJ pages 308-311 ¬†Study Link 9.5 ¬†Study Link 9.6 ¬†Math Journa pages 322-323 ¬†Study Link 9.8 Writing ¬†Poetic Devices Manual: Publish your Metaphor poem.¬†Work on Black History Project! ¬†Writer’s Notebook: Work on Personification¬†Work on Black History Project! Publish Personification poems.Work on Black History Project! ¬†Work on Black History Project!Poetic […]

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Weekly Overview February 18-22

Parents, We are ramping up our ISAT Prep work.¬† Students will be getting additional work assignments to focus on test-taking skills for this important assessment.¬† ISAT testing will be March 4-7. Here is the Weekly Overview: Reader‚Äôs Workshop– CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.2 Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how […]

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Homework Chart February 11-15

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math ¬†ISAT Math packet ¬†Math Journal pages 306-307 ¬†Study Link 9.4 ¬†Math Extended Response Writing ¬†Writer’s Journal:¬† Create an example for Simile. ¬†Poetic Devices Manual: ¬†Work on your Metaphor ¬†¬†Poetic Devices Manual: Publish your Poetic Devices poem (Metaphor) ¬†Write your Weekend Letter about your week at school. ¬†Get it signed […]

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Weekly Overview February 11-15

Parents, **********We are out of tissue paper, antibacterial wipes,¬† and hand sanitizer.¬† If you can make a classroom donation, it would be appreciated.   There is no school on Tuesday, February 12 in observance of Abraham Lincoln Here is the Weekly Overview: Reader‚Äôs Workshop– CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.3¬†Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in […]

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Homework Chart February 4-8

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math ¬†Study Link 9.1 MJ page 295 Boxes 3, 4, 5, 6ISAT Prep worksheet ¬†Study Link 9.2 ¬†Math Extended Response Writing ¬†Poetic Devices¬† Booklet:¬† Create an example and illustrate for Alliteration. ¬†Poetic Devices Manual:Publish Alliteration poem in Poetic Devices book. ¬†Poetic Devices Manual: ¬†Work on your hyperbole poem ¬†¬†Poetic […]

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Weekly Overview February 4-8

Parents, This week marks the beginning of a new Quarter and the beginning of ISAT PREP for our class. ¬†ISAT testing is the first week of March. ¬†These four weeks will be spent getting in some test prep, in addition to our regular curriculum so that students feel ready. FINAL NOTICE: ¬†Please make sure your […]

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