Week of October 5, 2015

What a busy week we have; Conferences and Run for Fun, Bonfire and Movie!
Religion - We are finishing up the chapter on Mary and completing our Mary Litany which will be posted in the fifth grade hall.
Reading - We have finished reading From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler and will soon be starting our next book, Hatchet!
Language Arts - Our WoW word for this week is serpentine. The prompt is:Think of three other animals (no snakes or serpents) that might move in ?a serpentine manner. Describe why it might be advantageous to move in this way!  
In our grammar study on nouns, we will review nouns as indirect objects and continue on with nouns in direct address and words that can be used as nouns or as verbs.

Social Studies - We are finishing up on learning about the people and culture of the Eastern Woodland. Later in the week, we will move onto learning about the Plains people and how they adapted to their environment.