Grade 5 – Mrs. JoMarie Jones

jjones@youngstowndiocese.org

Fifth Graders are Fabulous!

This year we will strive to serve God by serving others. Kindness counts! :)

Here are our plans for the week of Oct. 23-Oct.27 :

Reading: We will review story elements of fiction text and apply them to The Widow’s Broom by Chris Van Allsburg.

Spelling:  Unit 9 focuses on compound words. Our test will be on Friday.

Language:  We will finish up with nouns and have a test on Wednesday. We will be incorporating our knowledge of story elements and writing skills to create a spooky story.

Social Studies:  In Chapter 2 we will be learning about the early Native Americans.  This week we will learn about the Eastern Woodlands and Plains people. The lesson 2 vocab quiz will be on Wednesday.

Religion:  We will finish our study of the Beatitudes and have the Chapter 3 test on Wednesday.

Reminders:  Our halloween party will begin at 1:00 on Friday.  We are collecting canned fruit for the Emmanuel center and socks for our second annual Sock Drive.