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Monday, June 8

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    Assignments
    math
    CW: Quick Quiz #3 Pretest review
    HW: Begin studying for test Thursday
    Compass Learning/math games
    reading
    CW: City of Ember
    writing
    CW: poetry projectpower writing
    science
    CW:
    social studies
    CW: Intolerable ActsLiberty's Kids - Shot Heard 'Round the World
    Unified Arts
    Gum and SpanishSpanish today - SpanishMusic tomorrow
    other
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    and Orchestra tomorrowtoday
    Mini-Society and Graduation parties Thursday

    Tuesday 6/26/9
    Assignment
    math
    CW: ME pages 275-278
    HW: Study for Test Thursday
    XtraMath and
    Compass Learning - 2 x/week
    reading
    CW: Battle choice reading project
    HW: poster review due June 5
    City of Ember
    writing
    CW: Word process Poems
    HW: Projects due
    Partner Writing
    science
    CW:
    ...
    CW: Liberty's Kids
    Unified Arts
    SpanishMusic today - MusicArt tomorrow
    other
    Band/orchestra today
    Field Day
    tomorrow
    Baldwin Summer Reading Program info
    Honors Choir Concert tomorrow
    Mini-Society and Graduation parties Thursday

    Wednesday 6/36/10
    Assignments
    math
    CW: Unit 8 review
    HW: Test June 4
    XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week

    reading
    CW: Battle choice reading
    HW: poster review due June 5

    Writing
    CW: Browse Poetry projects
    HW:

    science
    CW:
    ...
    CW:
    Unified Arts
    MusicArt today - ArtGym tomorrow
    other
    Band/Orchestra concert tomorrow
    Thursday 6/4Mini-Society and Graduation parties Thursday
    Thursday 6/11

    Assignments
    math
    CW: Unit 8 test
    HW: XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week

    reading
    CW: Battle choice reading
    HW: poster review due June 5

    writing
    CW: Browse Poetry projects
    HW:

    science
    CW:
    ...
    other
    Band/Orchestra concert today
    Friday 6/56/12
    Assignments
    math
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    *Use my email address which is ld02bps@birmingham.k12.mi.us
    *Your user name is your last name and the number 1 (ex. Delgado1) *Your password is delgado - all lower case
    The Constitution
    Ssh, We're Writing the Constitution
    This is a video of a book by Jean Fritz about the writing of the Constitution.
    Congress for Kids
    This site explains the Constitution in kid friendly language.
    Core Democratic Values/Constitutional Principles
    Defined in kid friendly language.

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Friday, June 5

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    Assignments
    math
    CW: ME 8.15 pages 269-270Unit 8 review
    HW: 8.15 Homework and Remembering
    Test
    Test June 4
    XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week
    reading
    CW: Battle choice reading
    ...
    due June 15
    Writing
    CW: Word ProcessBrowse Poetry projects
    HW: Projects due Friday
    science
    CW:
    social studies
    CW: Colonial tension projects
    Begin presentations

    Unified Arts
    SpanishMusic today - MusicArt tomorrow
    other
    Band/Orchestra today
    Opera trip on Friday
    Mini Society
    concert tomorrow - 2:15
    Thursday 6/4
    Assignments
    math
    CW: ME 8.16 pages 271-272Unit 8 test
    HW: 8.16 Homework & Remembering
    Test June 4
    XtraMath
    XtraMath and Compass
    reading
    CW: Battle choice reading
    ...
    due June 15
    writing
    CW: Word ProcessBrowse Poetry projects
    HW: Projects due Friday
    science
    CW:
    ...
    CW:
    Unified Arts
    MusicArt today - Gym and Spanish tomorrow
    other
    Opera trip tomorrow
    Band/Orchestra tomorrow!
    Band/Orchestra concert today
    Friday 6/5
    Assignments
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    The Teacher Contact page found in the navigation bar at the left is a place where you can also contact any of the 5th grade team! Please do not hesitate to contact us with any and all questions/concerns.
    Should you need something or have a question that needs my attention, please feel free to email me. I will try to get back to you as soon as possible.
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    The students are continuing to work onfinished Unit 8 which dealsdealt with measurement
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    geometry. This iswas our final
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    school year. The test is scheduled for June 4th.
    Please make sure your child is practicing their basic facts which
    We will makespend the concepts in this unit so much easier to grasp. Students will have nightly homework and should be completing sessions of Xtramath andremaining times together fine tuning skills using Compass Learning at least twice per week.
    Reading:
    to pinpoint individual needs.
    Reading:
    Students that
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    The students have chosendid a former battlegallery walk today to enjoy the Battle book and are creating movie posters with specific criteria. They haveposters. The students did a rubricfantastic job with the necessary information. These are due June 5th.these projects.
    Writing: In
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    the boys have been working on their grammar skills and getting "energized" aboutbrowsed each other's Poetry Projects. Today, we did some partner power writing. We continued working on our poetry unit this week. The boys have studied 15 different stylesThese were lots of poems thus far. We have again extended the due date to Monday for our last minute printings!fun.
    Social Studies:
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    now studying the actions and events that led to the starting ofbattles the Revolutionary War. They created lessons in groups of 3-4 to teach the rest of the class about one of these events. They turned out wonderfully! The students were shown how to access the online text which I will be assigning from throughout the year. Directions for how to access this website are found in the social studies tab on my wiki homepage.
    Science: We have finished our unit of Mixtures and Solutions.
    Important Information:
    June 19 - Cyber SafetyBaldwin Library Summer Reading presentation
    June 210 - Flip Flop Day
    June 2 - 5th grade Orchestra concert
    Honor's Choir Concert - 7pm @ Groves
    June 3 - Field Day
    June 4 and 5 - Reproductive Health Lessons
    June 4 - Band and Orchestra concert 3:00 pm in the gym
    June 5 - June Birthday Celebration
    10am
    June 11
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    Graduation Party - a schedule for the day went home this week
    June 12 - Graduation - breakfast begins in the cafeteria at 8:15am
    Allergy Alert! We have students in the 5th grade this year with allergies to peanuts and tree nuts. As we switch classes so often, the entire 5th grade is NUT FREE. Our May birthday celebration has not been scheduled yet but will be soon! You may send in a snack for your child to eat during our celebration!
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Tuesday, June 2

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    {http://gerald-haines.westmaple.birmingham.k12.mi.us/modules/groups/homepagefiles/announcement/-2223168.gif} Monday 5/256/1
    Assignments
    math
    CW:
    HW:
    Quick Quiz #3 Pretest review
    HW: Begin studying for test Thursday

    reading
    CW:
    writing
    CW: poetry project
    science
    CW:
    social studies
    CW: Intolerable Acts
    Unified Arts
    Gum and Spanish today - Spanish tomorrow
    other
    Tuesday 5/26Band and Orchestra tomorrow
    Tuesday 6/2

    Assignment
    math
    CW: Quick Quiz #2 - ME 8.14 pages 267-268275-278
    HW: page 268 and 8.14 Homework & Remembering
    Test June 4
    Study for Test Thursday
    XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week
    reading
    ...
    choice reading project
    HW: poster
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    due June 15
    writing
    CW: Word process Poems
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    Projects due Friday
    science
    CW:
    social studies
    CW: Colonial tension projects
    Begin presentations tomorrow
    Liberty's Kids
    Unified Arts
    Gym and SpanishSpanish today - SpanishMusic tomorrow
    other
    Band/orchestra today
    Field Day
    tomorrow
    Opera trip on Friday

    Wednesday 5/276/3
    Assignments
    math
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    Opera trip on Friday
    Mini Society tomorrow - 2:15
    Thursday 5/286/4
    Assignments
    math
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    Opera trip tomorrow
    Band/Orchestra tomorrow!
    Friday 5/296/5
    Assignments
    math
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Friday, May 29

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    The Teacher Contact page found in the navigation bar at the left is a place where you can also contact any of the 5th grade team! Please do not hesitate to contact us with any and all questions/concerns.
    Should you need something or have a question that needs my attention, please feel free to email me. I will try to get back to you as soon as possible.
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    test is tentatively scheduled for June 5th.4th.
    Please make sure your child is practicing their basic facts which will make the concepts in this unit so much easier to grasp. Students will have nightly homework and should be completing sessions of Xtramath and Compass Learning at least twice per week.
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    The students are now moving on tohave chosen a poetry unit. We will be exploring the use of figurative languageformer battle book and author's intent. The students are completing comprehension questions forcreating movie posters with specific criteria. They have a rubric with the book Locomotion.necessary information. These are due at the start of class on Wednesday, May 20th.
    Writing:
    June 5th.
    Writing:
    In my
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    We have begun word processing these projects and are readyagain extended the due date to insert pictures! Please help your child locate pictures they would like to use. They can be printed or sent electronically to your child's district email account.Monday for our last minute printings!
    Social Studies:
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    studying the triangular trade routesactions and the dilemmasevents that occurred dueled to the slave trade during colonization.starting of the Revolutionary War. They created lessons in groups of 3-4 to teach the rest of the class about one of these events. They turned out wonderfully! The students
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    Science: We are finishinghave finished our unit
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    and Solutions. There is a quiz on Tuesday over the last 2 investigations - concentration of solutions and chemical reactions.
    Important Information:
    May 22 - Berkshire visit
    May 22 - May Birthday celebration
    May 25 - Memorial Day - No School
    May 28 - Mini Society Sell Day
    May 29 - Seaholm Opera trip

    June 1 - Cyber Safety presentation
    June 2 - Flip Flop Day
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    June 3 - Field Day
    June 4 and 5 - Reproductive Health Lessons
    June 4 - Band and Orchestra concert 3:00 pm in the gym
    June 5 - June Birthday Celebration
    June 11 - Mini Society party and Graduation Party
    June 12 - Graduation - breakfast begins in the cafeteria at 8:15am

    Allergy Alert! We have students in the 5th grade this year with allergies to peanuts and tree nuts. As we switch classes so often, the entire 5th grade is NUT FREE. Our May birthday celebration has not been scheduled yet but will be soon! You may send in a snack for your child to eat during our celebration!
    {SAFE SNACKS list 2013.doc}
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    CW:
    Unified Arts
    Music today
    other
    Opera trip tomorrow
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    writing
    CW: Finish assembling Word Process Poetry projects
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    Projects due todayMonday
    science
    CW:
    social studies
    CW: Boston Tea Party/Intolerable Acts
    Unified Arts
    other
    Work on Mini-Society paper - due June 5!
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Wednesday, May 27

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    Band/Orchestra today
    Opera trip on Friday
    Mini Society tomorrow - 2:15
    Thursday 5/28
    Assignments
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    10:57 am

Tuesday, May 26

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    {http://gerald-haines.westmaple.birmingham.k12.mi.us/modules/groups/homepagefiles/announcement/-2223168.gif} Monday 5/185/25
    Assignments
    math
    CW: ME lesson 8.9
    HW: 8.9 Homework & Remembering
    XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week

    HW:

    reading
    CW: Locomotion
    writing
    CW: Picture Poem
    science
    CW: Quiz tomorrow
    social studies
    CW: Dilemmas 1-3
    Unified Arts
    Art today - Gym and Spanish tomorrow
    other
    Band/orchestra today
    Berkshire visit Friday
    May birthday celebrations Friday
    Tuesday 5/19
    Tuesday 5/26
    Assignment
    math
    CW: Quick Quiz #2 - ME 8.10-8.118.14 pages 259-262267-268
    HW: 8.10page 268 and 8.14 Homework & Remembering
    8.11 Homework side only

    Test June 4

    XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week
    reading
    CW: Locomotion/Wizard of OzBattle choice reading
    HW: poster review due June 1

    writing
    CW: Word process Poems
    HW: Projects due Friday
    science
    CW: Investigation 3 and 4 quiz
    social studies

    CW:
    social studies
    CW: Colonial tension projects
    Begin presentations tomorrow

    Unified Arts
    Gym and Spanish today - Spanish tomorrow
    other
    Band/orchestra tomorrow
    Berkshire visit Friday
    May birthday celebrations
    Opera trip on Friday
    Wednesday 5/205/27
    Assignments
    math
    CW: ME 8.128.15 pages 263-264269-270
    HW: 8.128.15 Homework and Remembering
    Test June 4

    XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week
    reading
    CW: Locomotion and Wizard of OzBattle choice reading
    HW: poster review due June 1

    Writing
    CW: Picture poemWord Process Poetry projects
    HW: Projects due Friday

    science
    CW: finish quiz
    social studies
    CW: slavery quiz Colonial tension projects
    Begin presentations

    Unified Arts
    Spanish today - Music tomorrow
    other
    Band/Orchestra today
    Berkshire visit Friday-LUNCH plans!
    May birthday celebrations
    Opera trip on Friday
    Thursday 5/215/28
    Assignments
    math
    CW: ME 8.138.16 pages 265-266271-272
    HW: 8.138.16 Homework & Remembering
    Test June 4

    XtraMath and Compass Learning - 2 x/week
    reading
    CW: New projects - Movie/Book Review
    HW: start
    Battle choice reading chosen battle novel
    HW: poster review due June 1

    writing
    CW: WordWord Process poems - cover, table of contents, dedicationPoetry projects
    HW: Projects due Friday

    science
    CW:
    social studies
    CW: quiz returned
    Unified Arts
    Music today
    other
    Berkshire visitOpera trip tomorrow - bring $ or lunch
    May birthday celebrations Friday - bring treat

    Band/Orchestra tomorrow!

    Friday 5/225/29
    Assignments
    math
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    HW:
    writing
    CW: Finish assembling Word Process Poetry projects
    HW: Projects due today

    science
    CW:
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Thursday, May 21

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    Assignments
    math
    CW:
    HW: XtraMath
    ME 8.13 pages 265-266
    HW: 8.13 Homework & Remembering
    XtraMath
    and Compass
    reading
    CW:
    HW:
    New projects - Movie/Book Review
    HW: start reading chosen battle novel

    writing
    CW: Poem
    HW: NO entry due this week
    Word Process poems - cover, table of contents, dedication
    science
    CW:
    social studies
    CW: quiz returned
    Unified Arts
    Music today
    other
    Berkshire visit Fridaytomorrow - bring $ or lunch
    May birthday celebrations Friday - bring treat
    Friday 5/22
    Assignments
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    12:40 pm

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