Grade 5, ELA Grades 5-8: Ms. Victoria Edwards

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Welcome to our class page!

October 8th, 2019

5th grade- spelling words 3 times each

6th grade- read chapter 7

7th grade- read chapter 5

8th grade- complete worksheet

October 7th, 2019

5th grade- phonics book pgs 26 and 27

6th grade- worksheet questions 2,5, and 6

7th grade- read chapter 5 and work on wanted poster!

8th grade- start reading chapter 4

October 4th, 2019

5th grade- grammar book pg 13-14

6th grade- read chapters 5 and 6

7th grade- have Chapter 4 read by Monday!

8th grade- have chapter 4 read by Monday!

October 3rd, 2019

5th grade- study for spelling test

6th grade- study for vocabulary test

7th grade- have Chapter 4 read by Monday!

8th grade- have chapter 4 read by Monday!

October 2nd, 2019

5th grade- Spelling words used in sentences- spelling test Friday! 

6th grade- study for vocab test Friday!

7th grade-vocab book pgs 29-30

8th grade- read chapter 3 of The Great Gatsby by friday! 

September 30th, 2019

5th grade- Spelling book pg 20 and practice book pg 17-18

6th grade- reading passage and essay 

7th grade- vocabulary book pgs 17-20

8th grade- complete homework from Friday 🙂

September 26th, 2019

5th grade- Ready book pages 27-28

6th grade- Vocab book pages 29-30

7th grade- read the first half of Chapter 3 

8th grade- read up to page 30 in Gatsby

September 25th, 2019

5th grade- spelling words 3 times each 

6th grade- vocabulary book pages 27-28 

7th grade- vocabulary book page 27 and 28 (just the complete the sentences!) 

8th grade- study for vocab test tomorrow!!!

September 23rd- September 27th

This week each class is going to diving deeper into their literature studies and will be making connections, discoveries, and memories!

5th grade will continue discussing ways that we can take a stand by learning about animal rights through both fiction and nonfiction texts!

6th grade will continue to read The Giver by Lois Lowry, and will make connections between the lives of the characters and their own lives!

7th grade will continue to read The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, and will analyze the changes in the American teen over the last 50 years. 

8th grade will continue to read The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, and will interpret the theme and how the actions of characters effect it. 

Weekly reminders!
Lunch forms will be sent out this week and are due Thursday! 

There is a bake sale on Tuesday! 

 

September 18th, 2019

5th grade- write sentences using your spelling words, and finish grammar page 4 if you haven’t 

6th grade- study for vocabulary test 

7th grade- read The Outsiders up to page 27

8th grade- answer the following questions on looseleaf: 

What is the relationship between Nick Carrawayand Daisy Buchanan?

Using textual evidence to support your answer, describe Tom Buchanan’s character.

 Using textual evidence to support your answer, describe Daisy Buchanan’s character

September 17th, 2019

5th grade- Spelling words 3 times and Practice book page 7

1. paste
2. bride
3. shave
4. spice
5. greed
6. plead
7. greet
8. heap
9. paid
10. coach
11. theme
12. type
13. oak
14. growth
15. yolk
16. folks
17. aim
18. prey
19. tow
20. grind

6th grade- Begin reading Chapter 2 of The Giver

7th grade- Finish grammar worksheet 

8th grade- Answer questions on The Great Gatsby Chapter 1 on looseleaf. 

September 16th, 2019

5th grade- spelling book pages 8-9

6th grade- read chapter 1 of The Giver and complete worksheet. Study for vocabulary test on Thursday!

7th grade- Complete character sheet and on the person outline, choose one character and create them, filling out character traits and description . You may decorate it after to look like the character

8th grade- Read Chapter 1 of The Great Gatsby 

September 13th, 2019

5th grade- Practice book pg 2 and grammar book pg 1

6th grade- Vocabulary Workshop book page 18 and antonym section of pg 19

7th grade- Read Chapter 1 of “The Outsiders”
8th grade- Finish vocabulary homework from yesterday

September 12th, 2019

5th grade- Study your Spelling words, test tomorrow!

6th grade- what is a utopia worksheet

7th grade- “The Outsiders” pre reading survey 

8th grade- vocabulary workshop book pages 17-20 (Due Monday!)

September 11th, 2019

5th grade- write sentences using your spelling words and finish work from class today 

6th grade- reflect on kindness 

7th grade- vocabulary book pages 16 and 17

8th grade- reflect on kindness 

September 10th, 2019

5th grade- spelling words 3 times

6th grade- answer comprehension questions for “Brown Girl Dreaming”

7th grade- read “Two Kinds” up to page 21

8th grade- finish reading “The Medicine Bag”

Homework: September 9th, 2018

5th grade- practice book page 3; phonics/spelling book pages 1-2

6th grade- read “Wagon Train in a Tornado” and summarize in 1 paragraph

7th Grade- Read “Grounded” and summarize in 1 paragraph 

8th grade- Read “Red Roses” and summarize in 1 paragraph 

Homework: September 5th, 2019

5th grade- Vocabulary Workshop book pages 11-12

Reminder: wear gym uniforms tomorrow! 

6th grade- Vocabulary Workshop book pages 12-16

7th grade- Vocabulary Workshop book pages 12-16

8th grade- Vocabulary Workshop book pages 12-16

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