Previous Weeks – Grade 5

Throughout the semester, we have been updating the website with week by week information on what the students have been learning. Please choose from the weeks below.

Grade 5 Archive 2015/2016

Grade 5 Archive 2016/2017

Grade 5 Archive 2017/2018


Review and Exam Week

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

 

Grade 5 EP

Grade 5 Inter

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

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Week 26

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

G5 ENGLISH WEEK 6 T2

 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the Solar System and the objects that can be found in it. The vocabulary words for the week are planet, moon, solar system, axis, orbit, Mercury, Earth, Mars, Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, dwarf planet, asteroid, asteroid belt, meteoroid, meteor, meteorite and comet. Students will be completing a Science test on Friday. The subjects of the test are the Earth’s Layers and Fossils.

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Week 26 Summary Grade 5 Math

 

  • Homework and Grade check
  • Makeup work and makeup quiz day
  • Dividing Mixed numbers
  • Converting fractions to decimals
  • Review for chapter 8 test
  • Chapter 8 Test

 

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Week 25

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

Can You Hear the Frogs”

  • Matilda
  • Reading project
  • Grammar

hiatus, somber, monopoly, deflated, enterprising, cumbersome, organization, passion, repetition, champion, confusion, dedication, stammer, engagement, registration

 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will finish learning about how ocean water moves and starting to learn about the different types of ocean ecosystems. The vocabulary words for the week are shore, erosion, jetty, intertidal zone, tide pool, near-shore zone, polyp, open ocean, hydrothermal vent, plankton, phytoplanton, zooplankton and plankton bloom.

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  • Dividing Fractions Introduction
  • Examples of when we need to divide with fractions
  • How to set up a problem
  • Dividing fractions with whole numbers
  • Problem solving and word problems with dividing fractions

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Week 24

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Stick with Us”

  • Main Verbs and Verb Phrases
  • Helping Verbs

Making Inferences

Vocabulary words:

Insistent, immature, mountainous, basking, sleek, vital, indecisive, invertebrate, inorganic, inhumane, outspoken, downtown, uphold, analyzing, detective

 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

 

This week we will be continuing to learn about oceans – how the ocean floor looks, how volcanic islands and coral reefs form plus how waves, currents and tides occur. The vocabulary words for the week are continental shelf, continental slope, abyssal plain, coral reef, lagoon, atoll, wave, storm surge, tsunami, current, rip current, El Nino, tide, gravity, high tide and low tide.

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Grade 5 Math

  • Multiplying fractions with mixed numbers
  • Comparing mixed numbers with fractions
  • Multiplying mixed numbers with mixed numbers
  • Chapter 7 Review
  • Chapter 7 Test

 

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Week 23

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

 

“Dennis the Chicken Man”

  • Vocabulary
  • Catch a wave
  • Grammar, lesson 20
  • Field Trip
  • Halloween
device, feat, industry, irrepressible, prestigious, tendency, appropriate, portable, circulate, protrude, boisterous, deduction, fickle, practical, measly

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about continental drift and how fossils can tell us about changing environments. We will also start learning about the world’s oceans. The vocabulary words for the week are Pangea, continent, continental drift, mass extinction, asteroid, meteor, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Southern and Arctic Oceans, salinity, water pressure and submersible.

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

      • Multiplying Fractions
      • Steps and Rules for multiplying fractions
      • Multiplying whole numbers with fractions
      • Simplifying improper fractions
      • Multiplying fractions with fractions

 

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Week 22

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Dennis the Chicken Man”

  • Matilda
  • Vocabulary
  • Spelling Test
courteous, hazardous, humorous, monstrous, curious, furious, glorious, delirious, ridiculous, extravagant, gourmet, precarious, embarked, attendant, hesitant.

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the Earth’s crust and how it’s movements affect the Earth. The vocabulary for the week is plates, plate tectonics, boundary, rift, fault, earthquake, focus, epicenter, tremor, seismograph, volcano, magma and lava.

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

        • Adding and subtracting mixed numbers
        • Chapter 6 Review
        • Chapter 6 Test
        • Chapter 6 Make-up day

 

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Week 21

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Dennis the Chicken Man”

  • Matilda
  • Vocabulary
  • Spelling Test
courteous, hazardous, humorous, monstrous, curious, furious, glorious, delirious, ridiculous, extravagant, gourmet, precarious, embarked, attendant, hesitant.

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the Earth’s crust and how it’s movements affect the Earth. The vocabulary for the week is plates, plate tectonics, boundary, rift, fault, earthquake, focus, epicenter, tremor, seismograph, volcano, magma and lava.

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • • Pass out books and review class rules.

 

    • • Create visual fractions strips to help learning.

 

    • • Adding fractions using fraction strips

 

    • • Subtracting fractions using fraction strips

 

    • Least common denominator & common denominators

 

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Review and Exam Week

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

Section 1: spelling: a portion of the midterm will be a spelling test
Section 2: vocabulary: correctly defining vocabulary words
Section 3: grammar:
  • Common nouns and proper nouns
  • Plural forms of nouns
  • Singular and plural possessive nouns
  • Pronouns and antecedents
Section 4: reading: comprehension questions on the text
Section 5: Matilda: Students underline the correct answer from the novel

 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

How Living Things are Grouped
  - How organisms are classified
  - Using a dichotomous key

How Animals Grow and Reproduce
  - Mammals, birds, fish, reptiles and amphibians

Behavioural and Physical Adaptations
  - How adaptations help an organism survive
  - Camouflage and mimicry
  - Instinctive and nocturnal behaviour
  - Migration and hibernation

Ecosystems and the Environment
  - Environments, ecosystems, population and communities
  - Habitats, niches and diversity

Changes to the Environment
  - How environmental changes affect organisms
  - Invasive species and extinction
  - Conservation and pollution

Roles of Organisms in the Environment
  - The carbon dioxide – oxygen cycle
  - Consumers and producers
  - Carnivores, herbivores and omnivores
  - Decomposers and scavengers

How Energy Moves Through Ecosystems
  - Food chains, food webs and energy pyramids
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

Multiplying Decimals
  • Steps to multiply decimals and money
  • Multiplying with 1 or 2 digits past the decimal
  • Estimating when multiplying decimals
  • Using expanded form to multiply decimals
Dividing Decimals
  • Steps to dividing decimals
  • Dividing decimals with 1 or 2 digits past the decimal
  • Remainders when dividing decimals
  • Estimating when dividing decimals
 

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Week 18

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will study,

“Teamwork”
 • Subject and Object Pronouns
 • Literary Patterns and Symbols
 • Voice

Spelling Words: inactive, inaccurate, irregular, irrelevant, ineffective, imbalance, immature, impatient, imperfect, impossible, tempted, instinct, insights, baffled, indication

In Social Studies, we will finish British culture.

In Health, we will begin review.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning how energy moves through ecosystems. The vocabulary for the week is food chain, food web and energy pyramid.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Chapter 5 Review
    • Chapter 5 Test
    • Exercise and activities using division and multiplication.
    • Homework completion checks and make up

 

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Week 17

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be studying:

“Grandma’s Tale”
 • Possessive Nouns
 • Common, Proper and Singular Nouns
 • Fluency Practice
 • Subject Pronouns

Spelling Words: recount, endeavor, uninhabitable, brimming, teeming, monotonous, parched, dwell, sorrowful, sustain, articulate, sacrifice, athletic, graceful, indigenous

In Health, we will be looking at protection from mosquitoes.

In Social Studies, we will be looking at British culture.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the roles of different organisms within their ecosystems. The vocabulary words for the week are – photosynthesis, chlorophyll, producer, consumer, carnivore, herbivore, omnivore, predator, prey, scavenger, decomposer, enzyme, apex predator and trophic cascade.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Dividing decimals by decimals
    • Remainders when dividing decimals
    • Word problems using division and decimals

 

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Week 16

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Water on Our Planet”
 • Pronouns and Antecedents
 • Types of Nouns
 • Expository Form

Spelling Words: civil, clever, discover, frozen, general, hidden, inventor, accumulate, replenishing, elastic, elongates, intricate, rigid, underlying, vanish.

In Social Studies, we will be looking at British culture.

In Health, we will be looking at the effect of plastic and littering on our health.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about how ecosystems are affected by environmental changes. The vocabulary for the week is – climate change, drought, flood, red tide, overgrazing, native species, invasive species, pollution, conservation and extinction.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Dividing decimals by whole numbers
    • Estimating Quotients
    • Mid Chapter checkpoint

 

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Week 15

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be studying.

“Salty on the High Seas”
 • Plural Possessive Nouns
 • Irregular Plural Possessives
 • Conventions

Spelling Words: development, dispensable, capable, digestible, divisible, irresistible, admissible, appointment, argument, apartment, reputation, betrayed, bellowing, amusement, judgement

In Health, we will be exploring pollution and health.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

On Tuesday the students will be taking the Unit 4 Science test. For the rest of the week, we will be learning about environments and ecosystems. The vocabulary words for the week are environment, biotic, abiotic, ecosystem, population, community, competition, limiting factors, habitat and niche.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Decimal multiplication drills and review
    • Review for chapter 4 retest
    • Chapter 4 retest
    • Chapter 5 unit 1 – Dividing decimals by factors of 10

 

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Week 14

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be studying:

“Rock Hounds on the Sound”
 • Prefixes
 • Plural forms of Singular Nouns ending in -y
 • Irregular Plural Nouns
 • Singular Possessive Nouns

Weekly vocabulary:
reconsider, reform, replay, retake, remake, reclaim, adjust, residents, specimens, internal, undesirable, unwise, unable, nonexistent, nonproductive.

In Social Studies, we will continue to explore Thai culture and local wisdom.

In Health, we will begin studying pollution and health.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about different adaptations that organisms have that help them to survive. The vocabulary words are adaptation, physical adaptation, behavioural adaptation, camouflage, mimicry, instincts, nocturnal, migration and hibernation.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Makeup Quiz weeks 12/13
    • Review Chapter 4
    • Chapter 4 Test
    • Chapter 4 Post Test Review
    • Chapter 5 unit 1 – Dividing decimals by factors of 10

 

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Week 13

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be studying:

“My Home is Shipshape”
 • Proper Nouns
 • Abbreviations for proper nouns
 • Sentences Fluency
 • Singular and Plural Nouns

Spelling Words:
enemy, balance, basis, closet, decent, define, eleven, fanatic, honest, humor, shatter, dignified, seldom, conducted, rowdy.

In Health, we will continue studying oral hygiene.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the different types of animals, how they communicate and how they undergo changes. The vocabulary words for the week are vertebrate, mammal, bird, reptile, amphibian, fish, invertebrate, mollusk, echinoderm, arthropod, communication, life cycle, complete metamorphosis and incomplete metamorphosis.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Multiplying decimals with decimals
    • Quickdraw method
    • Mid-chapter checkpoint

 

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Week 12

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be looking at:

“Hurricane Turkey”
 • Compound Subjects, Predicates and Sentences
 • Medial Consonants
 • Syllable Patterns
 • Common Nouns

Vocabulary words:

bundle, vehicle, struggle, hurtle, triple, hurricane, golden, journey, hospital, excellent, inadequate, modest, charity, dismayed, disgruntled.

In Health, we will begin studying oral hygiene.

In Social Studies, we will begin exploring the Geography of Thailand and continuing from where we finished.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about how plants and animals are classified. The vocabulary words for the week are classification, dichotomous key, domain, genus, species, fungi, protist, bacteria and archaea.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Multiplying decimal patterns with multiples of 10
    • Multiplying decimals with whole numbers
    • Box/quick draw multiplying decimals

 

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Review and Exam Week

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

    Section 1: spelling: a portion of the midterm will be a spelling test (15 marks)
    Section 2: vocabulary: correctly defining vocabulary words (20 marks)
    Section 3: grammar: declarative, interrogative, imperative and exclamatory
    sentences
      • simple, complete and compound subjects
      • simple, complete and compound predicates
      • compound sentences run on sentences
      • comma splices
      • prepositions and prepositional phrases (20 marks)

    Section 4: reading: comprehension questions on the text. (20 marks)
    Section 5: Fantastic Mr. Fox: Students underline the correct answer from the novel (10 marks)
    Section 6: Writing: Students will write a diary entry. (15 marks)

 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

    • What Is Science?
    • How Do Scientists Learn About the Natural World?
    • What Are Some Types of Investigations?
    • How Do You Perform a Controlled Experiment?
    • What Are Some Science Tools?
    • What Are Cells?
    • How Do Cells Work Together?
    • How Do Our Bodies Move, Breathe, and Circulate Blood?
    • How Do Our Bodies Digest Food, Remove Wastes, and Send Messages?

 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Place value of Whole Numbers up to 1 million.
    • Introduction to Exponents
    • Exponents of the number 10
    • Parentheses, Braces, Brackets and Order of Operations
    • Multiplication of whole numbers
    • Division of whole numbers
    • Decimal place values to the Thousandths place
    • Comparing decimals
    • Rounding Decimals
    • Adding Decimals
    • Subtracting Decimals

 

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Week 9

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be studying:

“The Tile Floor”
 • Dependent and Independent Clauses
 • Complex Sentences
 • Syllable Strategy

Spelling Words:
gesture, scholars, specialized, envisioned, proportion, resisted, ravenous, succulent, merchandise, technique, contribute, conclude, accomplish, complex, concrete.

In Social Studies and Health, we will be reviewing and preparing for midterms.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will finish learning about how the body digests food, removes waste and sends messages. The vocabulary words are as follows – stomach, liver, pancreas, digestive system, kidneys, bladder, excretory system, hormone, gland, pituitary gland, endocrine system and calorie.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Decimal patterns
    • Adding and subtracting money
    • Chapter review
    • Chapter 3 test
    • Post test review

 

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Week 8

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Tea Time in Boston”
 • Text Structure
 • Prepositional Phrase Punctuation
 • Organization
 • Phrases and Clauses

Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 15 + 16

Spelling Words: crucial, crisis, maneuvered, perseverance, encountered, persuading, appealed, destiny, crouching, shrieked

Social Studies: Students will be finishing their European projects and presenting them to class.

Health: Health class will be missed this week due to Thai week.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will continue to learn about the different systems in the human body – how we breathe, move and circulate blood. The vocabulary for the week is – bones, joints, skeletal system, ligaments, muscle, muscular system, tendon, lungs, respiratory system, inhale, exhale, asthma, asthma attack, inhaler, heart, veins, arteries, capillaries and circulatory system.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Adding Decimals
    • Subtracting Decimals
    • Estimating Decimals

 

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Week 7

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be looking at:

“Owen’s Big Show”
 • Simple and Compound Sentences
 • Compound Subjects and Predicates
 • Run-on Sentences and Comma Splices
 • Prepositions

Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 13+ 14.

Spelling Words:
excellent, message, summary, fret, assured, nudged, outlandish, proclaimed, gaped, overwhelmed, prowled, suppose, common, arrange, success.

In Social Studies, we will be finalising our European projects.

In Health, we will be further examining the benefits of exercise and look at pulse and heart rate.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about how cells work together in the human body. The vocabulary words for the week are tissue, organ, organ system, brain, nerve cells, nervous system, spinal cord, iris, pupil, retina, olfactory bulb, nasal passages, outer ear, middle ear, eardrum, cochlea, hammer, anvil, stirrup, skin, epidermis, dermis and integumentary system.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Decimal place names
    • Decimal place values
    • Decimal relationships to each other

 

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Week 6

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

In English, we will be looking at:

“Ray and Joan”
 • Consonant -le words
 • Compound Subjects and Predicates
 • Ideas
 • Ending syllables

Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 11 + 12

Spelling Words: wistful, grateful, grim, raspy, swarmed, revelers, irresistible, spluttered, chaos, furiously, vehicle, bundle, pickle, drizzle, gobble.

In Social Studies, we will be beginning work on our European countries project.

In Health, we will be looking at the benefits of exercise.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about cells and an introduction to genetics. The vocabulary words for the week are – cell, organism, cell membrane, nucleus, chromosome, gene, DNA, characteristics, mitosis, meiosis, inherited traits, dominant traits and recessive traits.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Practice Dividing with 2 digit divisors.
    • Chapter review
    • Chapter Test
    • Quiz Makeup
    • Chapter 3 Intro to decimals and their place values

 

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Week 5

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Twin Talent”
 • Using complete sentences
 • Variant Vowels
 • Subjects and Predicates

Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 9 + 10

Spelling Words: Undefeated, courage, stricken, dramatic, restrain, protest, feverishly, overcome, flop, spectacular.

In Social Science, students will be beginning a project on an assigned country.

In Health, we will continue onto fitness as per the syllabus.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the different tools that scientists use in both the field and the lab. The vocabulary words for the week are – microscopic, balance, spring scale, mass, force and volume. On Wednesday students will be taking the end of chapter test.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Mid Chapter checkpoint
    • Chapter 1 retest and quiz makeup
    • Estimating using division
    • Practice 2 digit divisors
    • Interpreting the quotient

 

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Week 4

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“When Susan B. Anthony Voted”
 • Complete and Simple Predicates
 • Complete Subjects and Simple Predicates
 • Words with Inflections

Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 7 + 8

Spelling Words: eccentric, infuriated, disheartened, impassable, relented, faze, crusaded, oath, smiling, hurrying

In Social Studies, we will be examining The geography of Thailand.

In Health, we will be continuing with the food pyramid and nutrition.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning how to plan a controlled experiment, how to conduct an experiment and how to analyse the results.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Chapter One Post test grades and quiz makeup
    • Division (placing the first digit)
    • Divide by one digit divisors
    • Divide by two digit divisors
    • Partial Quotients

 

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Week 3

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Walt Helps Out”
 • Character Motives
 • Sentence Parts: Predicates
 • Variant Vowels
 • Word Choice
 • Complete and Simple Subjects

Fantastic Mr. Fox -Chapter 5 + 6

Spelling Words: desperately, sneered, indignantly, urgently, grudgingly annoying, browse, ointment, deafening, keen.

In Social Studies, we will begin the geography unit and start by focusing on the geography of Thailand.

In Health, we will be looking at personal hygiene.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the scientific method and the different types of experiments that can be conducted. The vocabulary words for the week are – scientific methods, experiment, variable, control, repeated observation, model, hypothesis, line graph, circle graph, diagram and bar graph.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Expressions
    • Writing expressions
    • Evaluating expressions
    • Grouping symbols
    • Chapter 1 Test

 

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Week 2

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

“Cathy Freeman”
 • Exclamatory sentences
 • Interjections
 • Voice

Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 3 + 4

Spelling Words:
mortified, reigned, conceited, designated, smirk, exhilarated, murky, tattered, glum, speech, shadow

Homework:
Tuesday: Catch a Wave, pg, 20 + 21
Thursday: Questions on Fantastic Mr. Fox.

In Health, we will be looking at personal hygiene and caring for the body. We will be working from the book and taking a survey.

In Social Studies, we will be looking at a good citizen and using the text book and a class discussion.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning how to make predictions and how accurate they are. We will try to predict the weather and find out more about the science behind weather patterns. The vocabulary words for this week are – meteorologist, forecast, data, weather pattern, knowledge, prediction, procedure, accurate and analysis.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

    • Properties of Addition and Multiplication
    • Exponent form
    • Multiplication Patterns
    • Multiply when one factor has only one digit
    • Multiply when both factors have more than one digit
    • Relationship between Multiplication and Division
    • Problem solving using Multiplication and Division

 

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Week 1

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Grade 5 English
Teacher Conor Booth

Introductions, classroom rules

“No Expectations”
 • Words with long vowels
 • Complete sentences
 • Declarative sentences
 • Interrogative sentences

Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 1 + 2

Spelling Words: coaxed, expectations, fringes, hesitating, humiliation, sincere, beastly, lurking, rage, measure.
 

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Grade 5 Science
Teacher Carl Nicholls

This week we will be learning about the roles of scientists. The vocabulary words are – science, investigation, compare, opinion, observe, investigation, evidence, conclusion, inference, communication, order and classify. Homework will be page 15 of the workbook.
 

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Grade 5 Math
Teacher Nicholas Hansen

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