All current homework assignments, long-term projects, test announcements, and homework materials/resources can be found below.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 Post-It Notes and a Reading Response each week. Specific directions for responses will appear on papers in the Homework Folder.We are currently working in Book Clubs!Students should be reading, logging, writing post-it notes, and taking notes in the OneNote files we created.Students hould have read their assigned pages prior to each of the following Book Club Meetings:Book Club Meeting on10/18 (Response about 'theme' due 10/20)Book Club Meeting on10/24 (Book Completed, Response due 10/27)
Science/Social Studies:We are currently studying:ImmigrationStudents were assigned an "at-home" project on Monday, 10/9.Students are creating a journal from the point of view of an immigrant.They are expected to show rough drafts of each section (journal entry) on the following dates:Entry 1 10/18Entry 2 10/25Entry 3 11/1Entry 4 11/8Final completed project due on 11/15!STUDENTS ALSO HAVE AN IMMIGRATION STUDY GUIDE!THEY WILL HAVE AN END OF UNIT TEST ON IMMIGRATION ON FRIDAY, 10/20.THEY SHOULD STUDY EACH NIGHT FROM 10/16-10/19!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 & DivisionMultiplication/Division Quiz on Wednesday, 10/18.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]