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Teacher Trisha Vega - Fifth Grade  (Send e-mail)

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IAR: State testing will begin the week we return from spring break. Students will need: headphones, gum or mints, and a larger healthy snack. Please help students receive a full nights rest the night before our tests. Here is our class testing schedule.

ELA ----April 3 (10:55-12:55)
April 4 (10:55-12:55)

Math ----April 9 (1:40-3:10)
April 10 (1:40-3:10)
April 11 (1:40-3:10)

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TECHNOLOGY- 5th Graders are now 1:1 using Lenovo Laptops. Students have received their Microsoft 365 accounts and can login on office.com from home or on anything with internet connection. We will be using technology all throughout our curriculum. Help sheets are available in the downloads section.

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Quarter 3 Curriculum:

MATH- EUREKA
Module 4: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
Module 5:


Science: Force & Motion, Jet Toy Cars, Environmental Issues

ELA:
Literature Skills:
RL. 5.1
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
RL.5.2
Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how characters in a story or drama respond to challenges or how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic; summarize the text.
RL.5.4
Use context clues to determine meanings of words.
RL 5.5
Explain how a series of chapters,stanzas, etc fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama or poem.
RL.5.9
Compare and contrast stories in the same genre (e.g., mysteries and adventure stories) on their approaches to similar themes and topics.



Informational Skills
RI.5.1
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences.
RI.5.3
Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.
RI 5.4
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area..
RI 5.9
Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.

READING AT HOME- 40 BOOK CHALLENGE (details are in the downloads below)
 
 

This week in class

Monday
Week of 3/18/19
E DAY- Art

Math Weekly Focus: M5- Lessons 5-8
This week will apply multiplication to volume, find total volume of two-solid figures, and solve problems involving the volume of rectangular prisms with whole numbers.

ELA Weekly Focus: Finish Outcome Assessments this week assessing all of the skills from quarter 3. Writing: Prose Constructed Response- Literary Analysis



Tuesday
R DAY

HOT LUNCH


Wednesday
T DAY- STEM (Vega ELA Library)




Thursday
I DAY- SPANISH

Baseball Team Spirit Day

Friday
G DAY- MUSIC, or Band/Orchestra SECTIONALS

SPRING BREAK- NO SCHOOL March 25-29
School resumes Monday, April 1

 
 

Important Dates

2/14/2019
Theme Thursdays (Feb-March)

2/21/2019
Red White Blue Theme Thursday

3/6/2019
Book Fair Night

3/8/2019
Ed Foundation Casino Night @ Odyssey

 
 

Downloads List

40 Book Challenge Parent Info. & Chart [9/10/2018]
6 Flags Log- due 2/22/2019 [2/19/2019]
Curriculum Night 2018 [9/6/2018]
Dine & Donate at The Creamery 9/20 [9/14/2018]
Ed Foundation Casino Night @ Odyssey [11/5/2018]
Eureka Math module 1 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 2 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 3 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 4 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 5 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Eureka Math module 6 parent tips [8/23/2017]
Math: End of Module 2 [11/11/2018]
Office 365 Help [9/12/2017]
One Note Help [9/12/2017]
Parents Helping Upper Elem. Readers Brochure [1/16/2019]
Red Ribbon Week FLyer [10/23/2018]
Space Project [1/10/2019]
Space Project Rubric (32 Points) [1/10/2019]
Student Council Nomination Fom DUE 1.24.19 [1/24/2019]
Theme Thursdays (Feb-March) [2/11/2019]
Words Their Way Info. [9/10/2018]

 
 

Cool Links

A Google A Day- There's no right way to solve it, but there's only one right answer.
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Blockly Coding Games
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Code.Org
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Eureka Math
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Greg Tang Math Games (Try NumTanga or Kakooma)
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PARCC Parent Checklist
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Reversible/Irreversible Changes
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Typing Club- Excellent website for typing practice
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Typing Games- Ed Tech Links
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Typing Games- More fun typing practice.
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Zearn Math
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