Ms Niemi's 5th Grade Reading/ELA - Week of March 19-23

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Weekly Lessons - Week of March 19-23



Reading/ELA

Interventions

Social Studies

Monday

  • I can apply my knowledge of graphic sources to answer questions.  

  • Graphic Sources Packet

  • Reading Log

  • Intro Spelling

  • I can understand what I read by defining unfamiliar words

  • Introduce The Witches

  • Vocabulary and read chapter 4

  • I can identify my state and local leaders by doing research

  • State and local leader research activity



  • Tuesday

    • I can determine author’s purpose  by analyzing a text

    • Magazine article/Author’s purpose ID activity


  • I can show I understand what I read by answering comprehension questions

  • Read  The Witches Chapter 5


  • CLC

  • Wednesday

    • I can determine author’s purpose by analyzing a text

    • Nurtria article activity - fact vs opinion

    • Cameras in School activity - opinion response

  • Math Intervention -

  • I can identify fractions using a number line

  • Assessment 3C and 3D

    • AVID - Desk and Binder Checks


    Thursday

    • I can show that I can identify the correct  verb to use by finding the correct tense

    • Verb Tense lesson

    • Verb Tense Packet

    • I can show I understand what I read by writing a summary

    • Read  The Witches Chapter 6

  • I can identify by county government and seat

  • County Government Activity

  • Friday

    • I can show that I can identify the correct  verb to use by finding the correct tense

    • Verb Tense lesson

    • Verb Tense Packet

  • I can understand what I read by defining unfamiliar words

  • Introduce The Witches

  • Vocabulary and read chapter 7

  • Popcorn party

  • CASS/ class meeting

  • Potato art

  • Upcoming Events:


    Early Release Wednesdays

    March 21, 28

    Spring Break
    - Early Release (noon) Friday, March 30 
    - No School April 2-6 









    HOMEWORK (Reading Log):
    NO Reading Log Week of March 26-30 due to Spring Break.

    NEW EXPECTATION - 150 MINUTES A WEEK


    The reading log packet will be assigned on Mondays and is due the following Monday morning.  Please look for homework to come home on Monday nights.  Homework can be done during the week as family schedules permit.  Homework Zone Packets include:
    • A reading log - 150 minutes a week - list the book you are reading, pages, and minutes read
    • A choice of reading comprehension tasks
    • A list of vocabulary and spelling words to practice as students choose at home
    • A newsletter from all the 5th grade teachers to keep parents up to date on school and class events.
    • Reading Log 3.19-25


      Reading Log 3/5-11

    • Reading Log 2/26-3/2


    • Reading Log 2.12-19


    • Reading Log 2.5-11


    • Reading Log 1.29-2.4


    • Reading Log 1.22-28












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