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November 2016

5th Grade Reading

Class 5

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 Homework:Read 20 minutes each night

(bring book to school each day) 

 Teaching Topics September:

  • Logging daily reading
  • Story (narrative) elements: Climbing a mountain (characters, setting, events, problem, rising action, suspense, climax, falling action)
  • Make a movie in your mind as you read
  • Oral Read: The One and Only Ivan
  • Word Work reading and spelling phonetic patterns
  • Reading Plus (log onto from MMS website)         Username: Same   Password: FirstnameLastinitial   Example:     U:SmithJ20  P: JohnS
  • www.kidsa-z  (go onto the website)                                      Classroom passcode: SharonCline                                     Student Password: FirstnameLastinitial  JSmith

    Next Library Date:TBD Week of November 28
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  6th Grade Reading

Class 2

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Homework: Read 30 min each night

(Bring book to school each day)

November Teaching Topics:

  •  Log nightly reading
  • Genre and story elements of fiction
  • Characters change as the story progresses
  • Theme: the book's life lesson
  •  Make a movie in your mind as your read
  • Oral read: Heartbeat by Sharon Creech
  • Word Work: reading and spelling phonetic patterns
  • Reading Plus
  • www.kidsa-z.com (see password info under grade 5)

     Library: Week of November 28th!

 

 


 



 

 

 

                            

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