Purple Assignment Sheet & Purple Homework FolderAll students in Mr. Jameson's Homeroom have Purple Homework Folders and Weekly Assignment Sheets. Students are expected to copy homework and assignments on these sheets each day. They are also expected to have a parent or guardian sign/initial the sheet upon completion of homework each night. We will work toward "graduating" from this requirement as the year progresses.Home Reading Log, Post-It Notes & Reading ResponseGWES 5th Graders are expected to read a minimum of 30 minutes per night Monday through Thursday. Home Reading over the weekends is optional.Students should read the same book they are reading in class when they read at home!!The Home Reading Log should be completed each night. It should be stored in the purple Homework Folder!The Home Reading Log will be collected on FRIDAY! Students receive a grade in Skyward for regular completion of the Log. (Points will be adjusted based on sickness, family emergencies, etc.)Students are also required to complete 'Mini Responses' each week. The response sheets and grading criteria are attached to the Reading Log!Science/Social Studies:We are currently studying: The Great DepressionWe will have a Chapter Test on The Roaring 20s/Great Depression during the week on Feb. 12th.
Math (Mr. Jameson's Class)PARENTS: Do you want some extra help with Math in Focus and the Singapore Math Program? Check out the great resources the district has made available on the GVSD Elementary Math Website. You can access it HERE.We are currently studying:Multiplication, & Division of Fractions (Chapter 4)Test Alert:We will have a summative unit assessment duirng the week of February 12th. The assessment will cover Ch 3 & Ch 4. STudents will add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions, mixed numbers, improper fractions, and various combinations of these concepts. Students can do the cumulative review pages in their workbooks (after Chapter 4) to help prepare for the assessment.MATH RESOURCES:NOTE: Workbook pages can be printed through Think Central using the access information listed below. Students can print workbook pages to complete at home if they ever happen to forget their workbook. Students are welcome to copy problems onto blank paper if no printer is available.
Homework will often be Dreambox. Here is the link to Dreambox:Access your Dreambox account here:FORGET YOUR MATH WORKBOOK? FORGET YOUR TEXTBOOK?Every student has access to the entire TEXTBOOK and WORKBOOK ONLINE at:Username: [first initial][last name]25gvsdPassword: Gw[lunch number]