Mrs. Barry's

5th Grade

lmyorick@cps.edu

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Math

Topic 3: Fluently Multiply Multi-Digit Whole Numbers

3-1 Multiply Greater Numbers by Powers of 10

3-2 Estimate Products

3-3 Multiply 3-Digit by 2- Digit Numbers

3-4 Multiply Whole Numbers with Zeros

3-5 Multiply Multi-Digit Numbers

3-6 Solve Word Problems Using Multiplication

3-7 Math Practices and Problem Solving


Science

Web of Life

Ecosystems and the Food Web

This unit on ecology helps students develop the idea that plants, animals, and fungi form a system of interdependent parts, with each part dependent on the other parts for its material nourishment. By the end of the unit students will understand that organic matter is cycling through the living world.


Mystery 1: Food Chains, Predators, Herbivores & Carnivores

Why would a hawk move to New York City?

Mystery 1 - Student Link

Mystery 2: Matter Cycle, Food Chain

What do plants eat?

Mystery 2 - Student Link

Mystery 3: Decomposers & Matter Cycle

Where do fallen leaves go?

Mystery 4: Decomposers, Nutrients, & Matter Cycle

Do worms really eat dirt?

Mystery 5: Ecosystems & Matter Cycle

Why do you have to clean a fish tank but not a pond?

Mystery 6: Flow of Energy

Why did the dinosaurs go extinct?


Scholastic Book Orders

Class Code N4Q2D

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SEL (social emotional learning) THEME OF THE MONTH:

Communication