Students with numbers 11-20 have their fifth Vlog on SeeSaw due Friday, November 22. Students with numbers 1-10 have their fifth reading response on Google Classroom due on Friday, November 22.
Next week, we’ll continue working on a final personal narrative piece to take to publication. We are now revising, peer editing, and looking to be finished with the published version by Thursday, November 21st. Check in with your student to how he/she is progressing on narrative writing.
Students in my math class will be taking the Unit 3 test on Tuesday, November 19. IXL offers additional opportunities to practice skills from this unit. This slideshow also breaks down the steps for some example word problems (this is also posted to Edmodo for the kids to reference as they review/prepare for the test).
Please remember to sign and return your student’s Friday folder each week. Papers in the pockets of the Friday folder can be left at home.
Information about “The Big Ask” went home in last week’s Friday folder. Instead of Just Jump or fundraising sales, the PTA is having a no-stress fundraiser. Donations can be sent in from November 7-22 or can be made online at https://the-dryden-big-ask.cheddarup.com .
We are wrapping up Chapter 12 in Social Studies and plan to test on Friday, November 22. The students will be filling out a study guide. Resources to review for the test will be posted to Edmodo and can be found here.
We are also finishing up our Fiction unit next week. We will be testing on Thursday, November 21. Students will be reviewing in class.
Progress Reports will be emailed home today, Friday, November 16th. These get pushed through in waves, so they may come throughout the day. If you have not received your child’s progress report by the end of the day on Monday, November 18, please let me know.