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Announcements

1. International Day is on Thursday, June4th

2. School Picnic is Friday, June 5th


4th Grade

Assessments: Bull Run quiz (chapters 39-49) rescheduled for Monday, June 8th

Homework:

Monday-figurative language packet for Bull Run

Tuesday-character analysis for Bull Run

Wednesday-vocabulary chart for Bull Run and study for Bull Run quiz

Thursday and Friday-No homework

5th Grade

Assessments: Bridge to Terabithia test (entire novel) on Friday, June 5th

Homework:

Monday-chapter 9 comprehension questions and chapter 9 reading strategies

Tuesday-chapter 10 and 11 comprehension questions and chapter 10 and 11 reading strategies

Wednesday-chapter 12 comprehension questions and chapter 12 reading strategies

Thursday-chapter 13 chapter  comprehension questions and chapter 13 reading strategies (also, review for the novel test).

Friday-No homework

Announcements

1. return 5 week progress reports

2. Field trip is on Thursday, May 28th (Libby School-performance of Stomp)

3. Math and Science Night is Wednesday 5:30-7:30PM

4th Grade

Assessments: 1. final draft essay (Should students have summer homework?) 2. Bull Run quiz Friday, May 29th (pages 59-69)

Tuesday-complete final draft essay (Should students have summer homework?)

Wednesday and Thursday-work on Bull Run character analysis, vocabulary chart, and identifying figurative language sentences

Friday-Bull Run quiz (pages 59-69)

Have a great weekend!!!

5th Grade

Assessments: 1. final draft letter (Should students have summer homework?) due Monday, June 1st and Bridge to Terabithia quiz (chapters 5-8) is Friday, May 29th.

Tuesday-rough draft letter to Mr. Fishbein (Should students have summer homework?)

Wednesday-chapter 5 and 6 Bridge to Terabithia comprehension questions, Bridge to Terabithia summary, Bridge to Terabithia Reading strategies.

Thursday-chapter 7 and 8 Bridge to Terabithia comprehension questions, Bridge to Terabithia summary, Bridge to Terabithia Reading strategies.

FridayBridge to Terabithia quiz (chapters 5-8)

Have a great weekend!!!

 

4th Grade

Assessments

Thursday-Bull Run quiz chapters (25-30)

Homework

Monday-complete scene from Bull Run (select any chapter to create a scene using the vivid details provided in the story)

Tuesday-Compass Learning (complete Summer homework opinion draft-due Thursday)

Wednesday-reread chapters 25-30 to prepare for Bull Run quiz (complete Summer homework opinion draft-due Thursday)

Thursday and Friday-Final Draft due on Wednesday (May 27th) Summer Homework opinion

5th Grade

Assessments

Friday-Chapters 1-4 Bridge to Terabithia

Homework

Monday-Compass Learning

Tuesday-complete chapters 1-2 Reading comprehension questions and Compass Learning.

Wednesday-Compass Learning-1 hour and complete 1st rough draft-Should we have summer homework? (due on Friday, May 22nd)

Thursday-Summer Homework rough draft #1 and comprehension questions 3-4.

Friday-No homework

Announcements

1. Return field trip slips by Tuesday, May 12, 2015 (field trip is on Thursday, May 28th)

2. Please purchase or borrow your Bridge to Terabithia books by Wednesday, May 13th (5th Grade)

4th Grade

Monday-1 Hour of Compass Learning and Bull Run Character Analysis

Tuesday-Bull Run Character Analysis and timeline

Wednesday-Bull Run Character Analysis and Jr. Scholastic opinion about Summer Homework (make sure to include textual evidence).

Thursday-Bull Run Character Analysis and figurative language activities for Bull Run (due on Thursday, May 21st)

Friday-No homework! Have a blast this weekend!

5th Grade

Assessments: final project for Hatchet (journal of events) due on Thursday, May 14th.

Monday-1 Hour of Compass Learning and Hatchet project (see below)

5th Grade Hatchet Final Project

Make a journal of events of the things that happen to Brian during his survival experience. Draw pictures to illustrate the major events or new things learned. Your journal should be at least five pages. You will be graded on conventions, content, neatness, accuracy of events from the story. This project is 100 Points. Your final project is due on Thursday, May 14, 2015.

Distributed May 6, 2015

Tuesday-Hatchet project (due on Thursday, May 14th)

Wednesday-Hatchet project (due on Thursday, May 14th)

Thursday-Compass Learning-1 Hour Reading

Friday-No homework! Have a blast this weekend!

 

5th Grade–Bridge to Terabithia-First Day of School Fashion Show

On Monday, May 18th, come dressed to class as if it’s your first day of school. We will take a class picture. Some discussion points we will cover in class:

What it is like to come to a new school?

What are fashion trends on the first day of school?

What do you think about the school dress code?

Are people treated differently because of the clothes they wear?

How do your clothes show your personality?

Have you ever felt different because of your clothing?

 

 

4th Grade Announcements

1. Field trip slips are due on May 12, 2015

2. Final draft is due on Friday, May 9th with the following: cover page, final draft, first and second rough drafts, and peer editing checklists

3. Spirit Week:

Monday-Crazy Hat/Hair Day

Tuesday-A Day at the Beach Day (no sandals or swimming suits)

Wednesday-Classroom Color

Thursday-Favorite Team Day

Friday-Lenart Spirit (school t-shirts or school colors)

4. Book Logs are due on Tuesday, May 5th

Assessments

1. Bull Run Quiz on Friday, May 8, 2015

2. Final draft Abolitionist letter is due on Friday, May 8, 2015

Homework

Monday-rough draft #2 Abolitionist letter

Tuesday-final draft Abolitionist letter is due on Friday, May 8th

Wednesday-Compass Learning 1 hour and final draft Abolitionist letter is due on Friday, May 8th

Thursday-Thinking It Through editing packet and final draft Abolitionist letter is due on Friday, May 8th

Friday-Have a lovely Mother’s Day weekend!!

5th Grade Announcements

1. Field trip slips are due on May 12, 2015

2. Please remember to bring your Bridge To Terabithia parent form to school by Tuesday, May 5th

3. Spirit Week:

Monday-Crazy Hat/Hair Day

Tuesday-A Day at the Beach Day (no sandals or swimming suits)

Wednesday-Classroom Color (our color is RED)

Thursday-Favorite Team Day

Friday-Lenart Spirit (school t-shirts or school colors)

Assessments

1. Hatchet final test is on Friday, May 8, 2015

Homework

Monday-Complete chapter 17 and 18 Hatchet comprehension questions; work on Camouflage project (due on Wednesday, May 6, 2015) http://www.boredpanda.com/animal-camouflage/

Tuesday-work on Camouflage Hatchet project (due on Wednesday, May 6, 2015) and complete chapter 19 and Epilogue questions to wrap up Hatchet

Wednesday-Compass Learning 1 Hour

Thursday-Hatchet project (due on Thursday, May 14th)

Friday-Hatchet project (due on Thursday, May 14th) Have a lovely Mother’s Day weekend!!

 

PARCC Schedule (Tuesday, 4/28/15–4/30/15)

Tuesday-8:30-9:45 am ELA

Wednesday-8:30-9:45 am Math Unit 1

Thursday-8:30-9:45 am Math Unit 2

4th Grade

Monday-Wednesday-No homework assigned (students should work on the following: Compass Learning and Reading Book Cards)

Thursday-Complete rough draft speech/letter by an abolitionist to protest the Fugitive Slave Act. Include the following: strong language to show disapproval of the act, why abolitionist is against the Fugitive Slave Act, and an example of what would happen to someone if they helped runaway slaves.

Friday-No Homework: Have a wonderful weekend!

5th Grade

(Students can bring electronics to school Tuesday-Thursday to unwind after testing. A note went home, however, students must get permission from their parents.)

Monday-Wednesday-No homework assigned (students should work on the following: Compass Learning and Reading Book Cards)

Thursday-Complete the project on When Animals Attack: Find an online article about an animal attack and summarize it. Include a copy of the article, reasons for the attack, location, result and information about the animal(s) responsible.

Friday-No homework; Have a wonderful weekend!!

 

 

4th Grade

Assessments:

Friday-Chapter 15 Social Studies (sections 1-4)

Friday-Bull Run(chapters 9-12) rescheduled for Monday, April 27th

Homework:

Monday-Compass Learning 1 Hour

Tuesday-Bull Run character analysis packet

Wednesday-SS chapter 15 (section 2-3 review questions 1, 4, 5, 8)

Thursday-no homework!

Friday-Have an amazing weekend!

5th Grade

Assessments:

Friday-Chapters 9-12 quiz Hatchet

Homework:

Monday-Compass Learning 1 Hour

Tuesday-Comprehension questions chapter 9 and 10 Hatchet

Wednesday-Comprehension questions chapter 11 Hatchet, chapter 10 Writing: Could you have done what Brian did? Also, complete poster on building a fire.

Thursday-Comprehension questions chapter 12 Hatchet

Friday-Have an amazing weekend!

 

Welcome back! I hope everyone had an enjoyable spring break!

Reminders

1. Report card pick up day is Thursday, April 16th.

2. The Book Fair is April 13-17th.

3. Spring Picture Day is April 24th.

4th Grade

Assessments: Bull Run quiz-chapters 5-8

Monday-SS text Section 1 Review (questions 1-7)

Tuesday-Social Studies Section 2 Review (questions 1-7)

Wednesday-character descriptions on Bull Run characters James Dacy and Toby Boyce and Chapter 15 section 2 Challenges to Slavery worksheet.

Thursday-no school: Parent-teacher conferences

Friday-assessment Bull Run

Have an amazing weekend!

 

5th Grade

Assessments: Friday, April 17th Hatchet quiz chapters 5-8

Monday and Tuesday-Chapter 6 Hatchet and complete chapter 6 comprehension questions and vivid details picture. (due on Wednesday)

Wednesday-Chapter 8 Hatchet comprehension questions

Thursday-no school: Parent-teacher conferences

Friday-assessment Hatchet

Have an amazing weekend!

 

Reminders:

1. No School Friday, April 3rd

2. Return  red folders (with parents’ signatures)

3. 3rd quarter ends April 2nd

4. Spring Break is April 3-12th (school resumes April 13th)

4th Grade

Assessments: Thursday-Chapters 1-4 Bull Run

Monday-complete Character sketch for Lily Malloy; complete Bull Run folder; complete the picture of the setting for where Shem Suggs lives. (due Tuesday)

TuesdayBull Run figurative language handout and SS book page 451 Section 1 Review (due Wednesday)

Wednesday-Civil War graphic organizer and complete character sketch for Shem Scuggs and Gideon Adams Bull Run (due Thursday)

Thursday-No homework: have a wonderful and safe Spring Break

5th Grade

Assessments: Tuesday Chapters 1-4 Hatchet

Monday-read chapter 4 Hatchet and complete comprehension questions. Complete Jr. Scholastic readings Is That Really a Law?  (Critical Thinking Skills) and Modern Day Slavery (citing text evidence)

Tuesday-quiz today Hatchet chapters 1-4; complete chapter 5 comprehension questions; work on Canada survival brochure (due Thursday).

Wednesday-Work on Canada survival brochure (due Thursday) and complete Iditarod handout (if not completed in class).

Thursday-Canada survival brochure is due–No homework: have a wonderful and safe Spring Break!!

PARCC Testing: NO HOMEWORK!

Reminders:

1. Please return your 5 week progress reports with your parents’ signatures.

TESTING REMINDERS:

1. Do your best!!!

2. Get a good night’s sleep!

3. Eat a healthy breakfast!

4. Arrive to school each day on time!

5. Test with confidence!

 

Reminders:

1. Return Wednesday Folders by Wednesday, March 11th.

2. Pi Day is Friday, March 13th (buy a slice of pie or buy a pie to throw at your favorite teachers 🙂

3. Progress Reports and folders will be distributed on Friday, March 13, 2015.

4th Grade

Upcoming Assessments:

1.) Unit 12 Vocabularly test is Friday, March 13th.

Homework

Monday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop and 1 Hour Compass Learning

Tuesday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop “China’s Test Factory” Jr. Scholastic.

Wednesday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop “China’s Test Factory” reflection on the article (Jr. Scholastic)

Thursday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop and “What’s in a Picture” Jr. Scholastic

Friday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Test is today and Unit 12 is due today.

5th Grade

Upcoming Assessments:

1.) Unit 12 Vocabularly test is Friday, March 13th.

2.) Black History/Women’s History project is due on Friday, March 13th.

Homework

Monday-Thursday-Work on Black History/Women’s History project. Use peer editing checklist to improve the final draft. Due on Friday, March 13th. Unit 12 Vocabulary is due on Friday, March 13th.

Friday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Test is today and Unit 12 is due today.