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River Forest, IL 60305
5th Grade News
5th grade is being invited to be service members for Stations of the Cross and a Lenten supper on March 31st at 6pm. We are hoping to get 100% participation for this service work. For more details please click here. Responses are due by Wednesday, March 12.
This week students will be
We have started our last Life Science unit for the year.
In this unit students will:
Trimester 2 Writer's Workshop:
In Trimester 2, we will focus on opinion/argumentative writing!
Hound Dog True Novel Study
Students have finished reading Hound Dog True and are now in the process of completing 3 projects
The three projects are:
For further information please check you child's Language Arts Google Classroom page where you can find both rubrics and further instructions.
Students will complete most of the work for the projects in the classroom. However, at times, some work may come home with them.
Each year in 5th grade, the class participates in a class novel study.
Students will be working in their small groups to read and discuss the book. They will also be working either independently or in groups to complete projects that will further engage them in the novel.
Here is a list of just a few of the skills and standards we cover during our novel study:
All documents will be in each student's Google classroom. You can see the requirements of our novel study below.
For student responsibilities please click here
For group responsibilities please click here
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