I hope everyone had a great weekend and a great start to this week. I apologize for the last weekly update. Please check below for some important dates and curriculum updates.
Jekyll- A Jekyll packet came home last week. Please make sure these documents get filled out and send back by next Friday, October 20th. The second payment is also due at this time ($125). Everyone must complete the second permission form and the over the counter medication form. The other two medical forms only need to be filled out if your child takes medications daily. We will make sure they still get their daily medications.
Blue Math: We are currently working on 5th grade unit 3. In this unit, we will learn how to multiply and divide decimals. Please make sure students are practicing nightly. TenMarks JamSessions are a good way to practice these skills. We will also be multiplying and dividing by powers of 10. We will test over this unit on November 3rd.
Yellow Math: We are currently working on 5th grade unit 6. In this unit, we will learn how to find volume and how to convert measurement units. We will learn how to convert both customary and metric units of measurements. Students need to review their notes nightly. We will test over this unit on November 3rd.
Green Math: We are currently working on 6th grade unit 3. In this unit we will be learning about expressions and equations. We will cover: Order of Operations, Expressions (compare, translate, Variable expressions), Properties, GCF and LCM) Students need to be reviewing notes nightly. We will test over this unit on November 3rd.
Science: We have been working on our cell unit. This unit has difficult vocabulary so please make sure students are reviewing nightly.
Check back every week for a new post with information about the coming week.