Presentation on theme: "Welcome to 5 th Grade Language Arts!. Textbook & Companion Guides Textbook: Grade 5 Treasures. Companion Guides in class for Vocabulary and Grammar."— Presentation transcript:
Textbook & Companion Guides Textbook: Grade 5 Treasures. Companion Guides in class for Vocabulary and Grammar study. Online textbook information. Students have this in their binders.
Assessment Homework In class work and projects Weekly (generally) assessments based on the main selection stories. Unit tests (generally about every 5 weeks) Writing projects (quarterly) Mark Twain Award nominee books (quarterly) Book club work and assessment (once per semester)
Homework Homework will be posted on my teacher webpage each day Any announcements and news will also be posted I will generally (unless we are working on an ongoing project) not assign homework on Fridays
Late and Absent Policy Points will be taken off for each day an assignment is late. After 3 days, I will not take the assignment and the grade will be marked as a zero. If a student is absent, one additional day for each day absent will be given to make up work. Homework is posted on my webpage. Per school policy, we are unable to give homework in advance for vacations. Questions and unusual circumstances, please email me.
Conferences & Contact Email is best: firstname.lastname@example.org@scspk12.org I will try to respond within 24 hours. I am happy to conference with you about your child if need be. Please email me and we will set up a time.