Mrs. Kirkham's 5th Grade
February 18 - 22, 2019
Mon. Feb. 18th
Nothing published for Grammar, Saxon Math Course 1, Informative Reading/Writing, Narrative Reading, Science, Other, History, Spelling, Grammar, and History
Tue. Feb. 19th
Saxon Math Course 1
L81 Arithmetic with Units of Measure
Assignment
Informative Reading/Writing
Reconstruction
Daily Writing Prompt (Spelling Homework)

Describe one problem the government or American people faced after the Civil War. Propose a solution to the problem you described.

Informative Reading Passages
Daily Reading Comprehension
Science
Insulators & Conductors
Assignment

Students will test several materials with a circuit to see if they are insulators or conductors. They will record their results on the data sheet.

Spelling
Reconstruction
Spelling Words

structural

structure

seized

seize

siege

practical

qualities

quality

Daily Question

Describe one problem the government or American people faced after the Civil War. Propose a solution to the problem you described.

Mentor Sentences
Nothing published for Grammar, Narrative Reading, Other, History, Grammar, and History
Wed. Feb. 20th
Saxon Math Course 1
L82 Volume of a Rectangular Prism
Assignment
Monthly Subtraction Test
Informative Reading/Writing
Solutions
Daily Writing Prompt (Spelling Homework)

Explain how you would implement the solution you proposed yesterday, including how you would pay for it.

Informative Reading Passages
Daily Reading Comprehension
Spelling
Solutions
Spelling Words

volunteer

committee

commit

construction

develop

program

Daily Question

Explain how you would implement the solution you proposed yesterday, including how you would pay for it.

Mentor Sentences
History
Challenges Faced During Reconstruction
Nothing published for Grammar, Narrative Reading, Science, Other, History, and Grammar
Thu. Feb. 21st
Saxon Math Course 1
L83 Proportions
Assignment
Monthly Multiplication Test
Informative Reading/Writing
Objections
Daily Writing Prompt (Spelling Homework)

What objections might people have to your solution? How would you address their concerns?

Informative Reading Passages
Daily Reading Comprehension
Science
Types of Circuits: Complete/Incomplete; Series/Parallel
Assignment

Students will take notes about series and parallel circuits, then draw a picture of each.

Spelling
Objections
Spelling Words

immediate

expensive

discipline

reconciliation

cordially

cordial

Daily Question

What objections might people have to your solution? How would you address their concerns?

Mentor Sentences
Nothing published for Grammar, Narrative Reading, Other, History, Grammar, and History
Fri. Feb. 22nd
Saxon Math Course 1
Pretest 16A/Review Day
Informative Reading/Writing
Reconstruction - Problem/Solution
Weekly Prompt

Explain one problem the government and people faced after the Civil War. Propose a solution and explain how you would implement your solution - including how you would pay for it. Describe possible objections to your solution and how you would address them.

Science
Online Electricity Investigation
Assignment

Visit http://andythelwell.com/blobz/guide.html

and complete the attached worksheet.

Spelling
Week 26 Tests
History
Solutions to Reconstruction Challenges
Nothing published for Grammar, Narrative Reading, Other, History, and Grammar