Ms. Gurino & Ms. Aragona
Class 5-305 Newsletter
Week of February 5th
*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 is a plural noun.
Some of the words are made plural by adding s, such as monkeys, some are made plural by replacing f with ves, such as shelves, and some are made plural by dropping the y and adding ies, such as pennies.
monkeys knives thieves tomatoes oxen addresses puppies
families roofs radios potatoes geese loaves
batteries shelves wives pennies bakeries lenses intestines
Spelling 5x each
Math: packet: subtracting fractions with unlike denominators worksheet ELA: Digging For Nazi Gold
Spelling- choose 10 words to define using a dictionary .
Math: adding mixed numbers with like denominators worksheet. ELA: Life Under The Nazis
Math: adding mixed number with same 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: adding mixed numbers with different 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. Friday
Math: adding mixed numbers with different denominators and improper fractions Reading: Reading packets: A Good Night
Bones On the Go! Tornado Scientists