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Ms. Gurino & Ms. Aragona
Class 5-305 Newsletter
Week of January 29th

*Reminders: After School 2:30-4:00pm Wed. and Thurs. through April 13th. Units of Study
Reading: We will be reading Six Million Paper Clips which is a series of articles about the Holocaust.
Writing: We are working on our non-fiction unit to go along with our reading unit.
Math: We are working on fractions. We are starting subtracting with unlike denominators. Science: We are finishing up rocks and minerals.
Social Studies: We will learn about the Holocaust more in depth, to help the children better understand their reading.

Spelling Words – Each of the words this week have the ch, sh, or j sounds.
The ch sound is what you heart at the beginning of the word charity. The sh sound is what you hear at the end of the word blush. The j sound is what you hear in the end of the word arrange.
refrigerator fortune culture capture mansion question
patient vacation initial precious vision correction
genius giraffe challenge hinge advantage college
lotion general sincere choose medicine cherish shambles

Weekly Homework

Monday
Spelling 3x each
Math: packet: Adding Fractions with the double unlike denominators

Tuesday
Spelling- choose 10 words to define.
Math: packet: Shape Subtraction
Reading Log: Read for 30 minutes and respond to one of the questions on the reading log sheet stapled in the homework folder. Answer on loose leaf to transfer to binder, 5 sentences minimum. Wednesday
Abc order
Math: packet Subtracting fractions with unlike denominators
Reading Log: Read for 30 minutes and respond to one of the questions on the reading log sheet stapled in the homework folder. Answer on loose leaf to transfer to binder, 5 sentences minimum. Thursday
Study for tomorrows spelling test.
Math: Math Performance Task
Reading Log: Read for 30 minutes and respond to one of the questions on the reading log sheet stapled in the homework folder. Answer on loose leaf to transfer to binder, 5 sentences minimum. Friday
Math: Math Performance Task
Reading: Reading packets: A Tale of Segregation: Fetching Water Civil Rights on a City Bus Earth Science Pangaea