Mrs. Covert's 5th grade!

Contact information:

phone: 630-428-6721, classroom phone. Please leave a message!


Room: #127, next to the LMC

Read below for information about the week.


(change for students! - see googleclassroom!)


Thursday, Aug 30,2018

ELA - take home LMC materials, read for 25 minutes.

All About Me book, due Sept 6th.

Have discussion about your parents/ grandparents childhood.*Who was their good friend??

SS - draw your Viking ship!

Science - none

Word Study - none


Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018

ELA - read 25 minutes

Writing - Learn about your parents 5th grade experience.

Word Study - Unit 1 test.Sentences due.

Science - go outside

Social Studies - none

Covert Information

9/4 - 9/7

The 5th graders are developing a routine, and responding as they should to be students! Super. Learning this week involved...

Morning Search & Learn. Students research a topic for 3 - 5 minutes and record 3 items of interest in their SS journals. Look for them!

Developing a plan for outdoor survival. Small groups will spend time in the outdoors learning, focusing on shelter, food, hunting, etc.,What are our resources? How can we use them?(SS - Viking connection)

Perfecting our paragraph writing. ( indents, capital letters, punctuation). We practiced typing page 46 in our book today. Practice helps students notice and do what they should!

Students have looked at both the science & SS textbooks.

5C kiddos are reading and annotating a poem by George Ella Lyon, Where I'm From.

5C Specials Schedule:

Monday: PE

Tuesday: Music

Wednesday: ART Lunch is at 10:45!

Thursday: PE & Music

Friday: PE

Mrs. Covert teaches Ecology Club. This is open to 4th and 5th graders. The club will start in September!