FIFTH GRADE

Schedule Room 214

Monday @ 1:30, Wed. @ 8:15, Friday @ 9:15

 

Schedule Room 216

Monday @ 10:30, Wed. @ 9:15, Friday @ 8:15

 

CLASS 1 - MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 2015

 

Science To Brag About

Students will look at a variety of science disciplines and determine their branch.

 

CLASS 2 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2015

 

Theme 17 Metamorphosis: Undergoing A Metamorphosis

Students will learn about animals that metamorphose and the different stages involved.

HW: THEME 17 VOCABULARY

CLASS 3 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2015

 

Completing Theme 17 Metamorphosis: Undergoing A Metamorphosis

Students will learn about animals that metamorphose and the different stages involved.

 

CLASS 4 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2015

 

Theme 18 Evolution: Life On Earth

Students will learn how life developed on Earth with a few examples.

HW: THEME 18 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 (Theme 17 and 18 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 5 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2015

 

Completing Theme 18 Evolution: Life On Earth

Students will learn how life developed on Earth with a few examples.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 (Theme 17 and 18 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 6 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2015

 

Class review of Theme 17: Metamorphosis and Theme 18: Evolution

Theme 19 Activity: Playing Hide-and-Seek With Light
Students will understand that plants need light and that different varieties of plants need different quantities of light.

Theme 19 Energy of Living Things: How Do Plants Eat
Students will learn about the principal needs of plants and the principles of photosynthesis.

HW: THEME 19 VOCABULARY
HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 (Theme 17 and 18 workbook and textbook pages)

CLASS 7 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2015

 

Theme 17: Metamorphosis and Theme 18: Evolution TEST

 

CLASS 8 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2015

 

Completing Theme 19 Energy of Living Things: How Do Plants Eat
Students will learn about the principal needs of plants and the principles of photosynthesis.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 (Theme 19 workbook and textbook pages)

HW: BRING TWO PLASTIC YOGURT CONTAINERS OR SIMILAR (ONE APPROXIMATELY 1 KG  AND ANOTHER APPROXIMATELY 100 GRAMS).

 

CLASS 9 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2015

 

Class review of Theme 19: Energy of Living Things

Theme 20 Plant Reproduction: How Do Plants Reproduce?
Students will make the distinction between sexual reproduction and asexual reproduction. Students will discover the principal methods of asexual reproduction.
HW: THEME 20 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 (Theme 19 workbook and textbook pages)

HW: BRING TWO PLASTIC YOGURT CONTAINERS OR SIMILAR (ONE APPROXIMATELY 1 KG AND ANOTHER APPROXIMATELY 100 GRAMS).

 

CLASS 10 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2015

 

Returning Theme 17: Metamorphosis and Theme 18: Evolution Test

Theme 19: Energy of Living Things TEST

Continuing Theme 20 Plant Reproduction: How Do Plants Reproduce?
Students will make the distinction between sexual reproduction and asexual reproduction. Students will discover the principal methods of asexual reproduction.

HW: BRING TWO PLASTIC YOGURT CONTAINERS OR SIMILAR (ONE APPROXIMATELY 1 KG AND ANOTHER APPROXIMATELY 100 GRAMS)

 

CLASS 11 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2015

 

Completing Theme 20 Plant Reproduction: How Do Plants Reproduce?

Students will make the distinction between sexual reproduction and asexual reproduction. Students will discover the principal methods of asexual reproduction.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7 (Theme 20 workbook and textbook pages)

HW: BRING TWO PLASTIC YOGURT CONTAINERS OR SIMILAR (ONE APPROXIMATELY 1 KG AND ANOTHER APPROXIMATELY 100 GRAMS)

 

CLASS 12 - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2015

 

Theme 21 Biotechnology: The Wonders of Biotechnology

Students will learn about biotechnology and a few applications of biotechnology.

HW: THEME 21 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7  (Theme 20 workbook and textbook pages)

HW: BRING TWO PLASTIC YOGURT CONTAINERS OR SIMILAR (ONE APPROXIMATELY 1 KG AND ANOTHER APPROXIMATELY 100 GRAMS)

 

CLASS 13 - MONDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2015

 

Returning Theme 19: Energy of Living Things Test

Class review of Theme 20: Plant Reproduction

TomatoSphere Activity
Students will plant tomato seeds, which are either from a control group or from a group that is "primed."
HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7 (Theme 20 workbook and textbook pages)

HW: BRING ONE PLASTIC YOGURT CONTAINER OR SIMILAR (APPROXIMATELY 100 GRAMS)

 

CLASS 14 - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2015

 

Theme 20: Plant Reproduction TEST

Continuing Theme 21 Biotechnology: The Wonders of Biotechnology

Students will learn about biotechnology and a few applications of biotechnology.

HW: BRING ONE PLASTIC YOGURT CONTAINER OR SIMILAR (APPROXIMATELY 100 GRAMS)

HW: PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14

 

CLASS 15 - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2015

 

Theme 20 Activity: Clones are Among Us!
Students will see that cloning is a reproductive technique, commonly used for plants. Students will plant a piece of a potato with buds and observe the changes as it grows.

Continuing Theme 21 Biotechnology: The Wonders of Biotechnology

Students will learn about biotechnology and a few applications of biotechnology.

HW: PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14

 

CLASS 16 - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2015

 

Continuing TomatoSphere Activity
Students will observe how their tomato seeds have grown, which are either from a control group or from a group that is "primed."

Completing Theme 21 Biotechnology: The Wonders of Biotechnology

Students will learn about biotechnology and a few applications of biotechnology.

 

CLASS 17 - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2015

 

Caribou Math Contest 1 of 6

 

CLASS 18 - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2015

 

Returning Theme 20: Plant Reproduction Test

Theme 22 Plant Motion: Plants That Move
Students will learn about plant motion and discover what influences plant motion.
HW: THEME 22 VOCABULARY

 

CLASS 19 - MONDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2015

 

Theme 22 Activity: Clever Roots
Students will realize that roots of a plant tend to grow downwards. This reaction, caused by gravity, is known as geotropism.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (Theme 21 and 22 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 20 - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2015

 

Theme 23 Animal Adaptation: Adaptation: A Question of Survival

Students will learn about adaptation and discover a few means of adaptation used by animals.
HW: THEME 23 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (Theme 21 and 22 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 21 - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2015

 

Class review of Theme 21: Biotechnology and Theme 22: Plant Motion

Continuing Theme 23 Animal Adaptation: Adaptation: A Question of Survival
Students will learn about adaptation and discover a few means of adaptation used by animals.
HW: THEME 23 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (Theme 21 and 22 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 22 - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015

 

Theme 21: Biotechnology and Theme 22: Plant Motion TEST

Completing Theme 20 and Theme 22 Activities - Plant observations

 

CLASS 23 - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2015

 

Completing Theme 23 Animal Adaptation: Adaptation: A Question of Survival

Students will learn about adaptation and discover a few means of adaptation used by animals.
Theme 24 Activity: What Is Hiding in the Air?
Students will understand and realize that air contains dust.

 

CLASS 24 - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2015

 

Theme 24 Air Pollution: I Have a Right to Breathe Clean Air!

Students will discover the causes of air pollution and some of the ways to fight air pollution.
HW: THEME 24 VOCABULARY

 

CLASS 25 - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2015

 

Theme 1 Hardness: That's Hard! Hard as ...

Students will learn how to distinguish between flexibility, tenacity and hardness. Students will discover a method of comparing the hardness of one material with that of another.
HW: THEME 1 VOCABULARY

 

CLASS 26 - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2015

 

Returning Theme 21: Biotechnology and Theme 22: Plant Motion Test

Theme 1 Activity: Hard as Nails!
Students will learn a method for determining the hardness of materials and to realize that not all hard objects have the same hardness.

Completing Theme 1 Hardness: That's Hard! Hard as ...
Students will learn how to distinguish between flexibility, tenacity and hardness. Students will discover a method of comparing the hardness of one material with that of another.

HW: PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18

 

CLASS 27 - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2015

 

Class review of Theme 23: Animal Adaptation and Theme 24: Air Pollution

Theme 2 Activity: To Rust or Not to Rust

Students will determine the materials that can rust.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20 (Theme 23 and 24 workbook and textbook pages)

HW: PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18

 

CLASS 28 - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2015

 

Teacher Strike - NO SCHOOL / NO CLASSES

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20 (Theme 23 and 24 workbook and textbook pages)

HW: PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18

 

CLASS 29 - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2015

 

Caribou Math Contest 2 of 6

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20 (Theme 23 and 24 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 30 - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2015

 

Theme 23: Animal Adaptation and Theme 24: Air Pollution TEST

 

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