Unit Update!

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Week of June 16th

We are gliding into the homestretch of the school year, and busy as ever! Students have been putting incredible effort into their MAP assessments and are doing an outstanding job!  Please make sure your child returns any outstanding library books by Sunday, or you will be charged. When the students return we will be starting to wind down our school year so with that said students will be having end of year assessments.  If you plan to have your child leave earlier than June 27, please notify the teacher.

Math:

Students will have the opportunity to apply some of the things they have learned about fractions to contexts involving number lines, division, and data collection.   

How can we show what we understand about fractions?

How can we locate fractions on a number line?

How can we recognize equivalent fractions?

How can we compare two fractions?

IXL Skills

W12 -W22

X1 – X11

Y1 – Y7

Edmentum-Exact Path  

site: https://login.edmentum.com/

account login: uasdubai

username: student UAS email   (firstinitiallastname2028@uasdubai.ae)

password: 1234 or they can use their easy login

Reading/Writing

We are continuing to research animal life cycles and working on our final project that will synthesis everything that we’ve researched about our animals, their life cycles and traits that help them to survive.

How can we creatively show what we’ve learned.

Unit of Inquiry

We are continuing to inquire into life cycles using mealworms for this inquiry. We are also continuing our final projects sharing our inquiry into how animals live, grow and survive.  

What is a life cycle?

What are different animal groups & are their life cycles different?

How are animals similar and different from their parents?

Important Dates:

Sunday, June 16th: “Moving Up Day:” From 7:55-8:55 students will be going to 4th grade to start learning about what to expect next year.

Monday, June 17th: “Health Expo:” Students will be able to participate in an expo about healthy living and eating choices. There will be a wide variety of games and activities.

Tuesday, June 18th: Science MAP Test

Wednesday, June 19th: Field Trip to Festival Center to view the 5th Grade PYP Exhibition – Please return the permission slips at your earliest convenience.

 


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