General Daily Schedule 8:30 Pre-flight Check List (Bellworks, daily grammar) 9:00 Language Arts/Writing 10:42 Recess 11:00 Math 12:15 Lunch 1:00-Silent Reading/Read Aloud 1:15 Science 2:00 Social Studies 2:45 Clean-up/Review 3:00 Departure P.E.- Friday morning 8:40-9:40
General Daily Schedule 8:30 Pre-flight Check List (Bellworks, daily grammar) 9:00 Language Arts/Writing 10:42 Recess 11:00 Math 12:20 Lunch 1:00 Silent Reading/Read Aloud 1:15Minder Binder, Clean-up, Review 1:30 Dismissal Wed: Modified dismissal, 1:30
Schedule: Computer Lab: Tuesday and Thursday P.E- Every Friday morning (1 hour) Meet the Masters: Meet the Masters with Mrs. Kaneshina Chorus: Starting January 7, 2014 (30 minutes) Library: Monday, 2:25-2:55 Band Discovery: Starting September 9th (7 weeks, once a week, for 40 minutes )
Houghton Mifflin Instruction based on the CA State Standards. Literature, vocabulary, grammar practice, and writing instruction included. Comprehension skills are modeled and discussed with each reading selection. Reading at home will be expected as part of daily-recommended homework.
Write from the Beginning Thinking Maps 5 th Grade Benchmark Writing 1. Personal Narrative 2. Response to Literature 3. Persuasive Essay
MacMillan McGraw-Hill Practice at home is essential Please continue to review multiplication facts (2-12 facts) with your student until they are memorized.
Every day from 12:15-1:00. Please make sure your student has lunch everyday.
Macmillan McGraw Hill Life Science -Structure of Living Things -Plant Structures -Human Body Systems Earth Science -Water -Weather -Solar System Physical Science -Types of Matter -Changes in Matter
Harcourt Brace US history and geography How America began Learn placement of all 50 states and capital (help by quizzing your student at home) State Report
Homework will be given daily. It may include: Math Spelling vocabulary Grammar Writing Reading Social Studies Science Unfinished class work
Accelerated Reader *Students will be given time during the day to read in class, and they are required to read for at least 30 minutes a night at home each week. Reading done at home should be recorded on the reading log. * Reading Expectation at least 21 points per trimester. ( At least 7-8 points a month)
Report Cards and Parent Conferences 1 st Trimester (Aug. 5 th -Nov. 1 st ): Deficiency notices in mid-September, Parent Conferences: November 2 nd Trimester (Nov. 4 th -Feb. 21 st ): Deficiency notices in mid-January, Parent Conferences: March 3 rd Trimester (Feb. 24 th –May 20 th ): Deficiency notices in mid-April, report cards sent home on the last day of school
Communication Folders: * Will go home daily * Phone calls *Please check nightly * Email and remove any papers that are to be * Minder Binder left at home. *Homework should always be returned in the folder. *Notes
Marvin Marshall Raise Responsibility System-uses hierarchy of social development Students are aware of their own behaviors and take responsibility. Intrinsic motivation
Classroom Expectations Be prepared to learn Listen carefully Work quietly. Do not disturb others who are working Respect others. Be kind with your words and actions Respect school and personal property Work and play safely
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