HOMEWORK & Remote Learning!

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This page should only be used as a backup. All students need to keep track of their own homework. Note: this page only contains homework given by Mr. DiFiore and not any other teachers. Retakes are not listed as they are individual.

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Parents:

  • Please check and make sure your child doesn’t procrastinate on their independent reading. Students may check out books digitally using their Sora app!
  • We are blogging on 100WC! This is a blogging challenge in which we write creatively using 100 words. We receive comments from all over the world! Please have your child show you their blog at Kidblog – 100WC.
  • Don’t forget STAR every Tuesday and Thursday after school.
  • Our private class photo page: https://gethomeroom.com/c/VgPhrt0ORGs Sign up and we will all be able to share photos of our class. Please feel free to add student photos! Updated 4-2-20
  • Our private class video page:  https://mrdclass.com/class-video-page/.  I have sent you the password. Updated 4-3-20

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Important dates:

April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18 – No school on Mondays

May 13 – Both book reviews due

May 21 – Tentative last day of school

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Remote Learning!

 

This week, Tuesday through Friday, we are doing remote learning!

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Week of : 4-7-20 to 4-10-20

 

Specials:

P.E.: https://sites.google.com/mssd14.org/ute-pass-pe/virtual-p-e

Spanish: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Gu3NsKsDIHjjfGEMJQanf5563QfjT1SR/view

Art: Art Grid: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Tg_7kVu98nAJPk8MucmPcvIeE61l5qjbAQ0vlgZBcXQ/edit

Drama: Our play will be a Reader’s Theater on Google Meet in May. You may start to practice your lines, if you like. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hdIop_hi9PQx-u3tvaJTiNpv1xXwJ4A2/view

Music: https://utepassmusic.org/5th-grade/

Library: Scholastic Online Book Fair: https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=utepass

 

New! Counselor Ms. Wilson’s Web Site: https://counselorwilson.edublogs.org/

 


New! – optional sites you can use for free:

NEW! – We now have free use of BrainPop videos! https://www.brainpop.com

username: mrdclass

password: 5mrdclass

 

 

New! – We now have free use of Flocabulary – https://www.flocabulary.com/?signup=login

Learn from hip-hop song videos!

username: difiore1932

password: tree3841


Overview Priorities of the Week:

  • Math – Zearn Lessons 7 through 10 (approximately 30 – 40 minutes/day)
  • Science – Reading four short KidsDiscover articles & questions (approximately 15 minutes/day)
  • S.S./Reading – Creating an early Japanese comic strip (approximately 30 minutes/day)
  • 100WC # 28 – …suddenly they froze with nothing to say…(approximately 20 minutes/week)
  • Independent reading (20 minutes /day)

 

 

Tuesday –

Math:

– Zearn – Lesson 7 “That’s the Point” https://www.zearn.org/ – Use your usual username and password

 

Extra Optional Fun:

– Math Playground – (you have to sign in using “mrdclass” for both) Click on the gold star and click any of the games

– Prodigy

– Freckle

– BrainPop: Coordinate Plane username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Coordinate planes – username: difiore1932, password: tree3841

 

Math Facts:

– At least  10 minutes, memorize zero through twelves –  (you should be able to say the answers in three claps)

S. S. – see reading

Science –

Go to this site and login using normal login (Don’t sign up!)

https://online.kidsdiscover.com/signuphttps://online.kidsdiscover.com/classroom/2D73D9/content

Read “State Matters” – and then take the “quiz”

 

Extra Optional Fun:

BrainPop: States of Matter, Matter Changing States, Measuring Matter username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Matter – username: difiore1932, password: tree3841

Reading:

– Begin Early Japanese Comic Strip Project – Use your Feudal Japan Reader to create your project. You MUST look at this rubric:

Early Japan Strip Designer Project

 

 

 

– Independent read for 20. min.

Writing:

– 100WC #28 – due tomorrow – Prompt: ……suddenly they froze with nothing to say… …

 

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Wednesday –

Math:

– Zearn – Lesson 8 “Plot the Rule” https://www.zearn.org/ – Use your usual username and password

 

Extra Optional Fun:

– Math Playground – (you have to sign in using “mrdclass” for both) Click on the gold star and click any of the games

– Prodigy

– Freckle

– BrainPop: Coordinate Plane username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Coordinate planes – username: difiore1932, password: tree3841

Math Facts:

– At least  10 minutes, memorize zero through twelves –  (you should be able to say the answers in three claps)

S. S. – see reading

Science –

Go to this site and login using normal login (Don’t sign up!)

https://online.kidsdiscover.com/classroom/2D73D9/topic/mixtures-and-matter

Read “Physical and Chemical Changes” – and then take the “quiz”

 

 

Extra Optional Fun:

BrainPop: States of Matter, Matter Changing States, Measuring Matter username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Matter – username: difiore1932, password: tree3841

Reading:

– Early Japanese Comic Strip Project

– Independent read for 20. min.

Writing:

– 100WC #28 due

 


 

Thursday –

Math:

– Zearn – Lesson 9 “Lasers on a Plane” https://www.zearn.org/ – Use your usual username and password

 

Extra Optional Fun:

– Math Playground – (you have to sign in using “mrdclass” for both) Click on the gold star and click any of the games

– Prodigy

– Freckle

– BrainPop: Coordinate Plane username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Coordinate planes – username: difiore1932, password: tree3841

Math Facts:

– At least  10 minutes, memorize zero through twelves –  (you should be able to say the answers in three claps)

S. S. – see reading

Science –

Go to this site and login using normal login (Don’t sign up!)

https://online.kidsdiscover.com/classroom/2D73D9/topic/mixtures-and-matter

Read “How Matter Works” – and then take the “quiz”

 

Extra Optional Fun:

BrainPop: States of Matter, Matter Changing States, Measuring Matter username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Matter – username: difiore1932, password: tree3841

Reading:

– Early Japanese Comic Strip Project

– Independent read for 20. min.

Writing:

– See Reading

 

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Friday –

Math:

– Zearn – Lesson 10 “Lines with Sparkle” https://www.zearn.org/ – Use your usual username and password

 

Extra Optional Fun:

– Math Playground – (you have to sign in using “mrdclass” for both) Click on the gold star and click any of the games

– Prodigy

– Freckle

– BrainPop: Coordinate Plane username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Coordinate planes

Math Facts:

– At least  10 minutes, memorize zero through twelves –  (you should be able to say the answers in three claps)

S. S. – see reading

Science –

Go to this site and login using normal login (Don’t sign up!)

https://online.kidsdiscover.com/classroom/2D73D9/topic/mixtures-and-matter

Read “What is Matter” – and then take the “quiz”

 

Extra Optional Fun:

BrainPop: States of Matter, Matter Changing States, Measuring Matter username: mrdclass, password: 5mrdclass

Flocabulary – Search: Matter

Reading:

– – Early Japanese Comic Strip Project due

– Independent read for 20. min.

Writing:

None

 

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Here is a copy of the Homework Notice

Here is a copy of the Retake Form


 

 

Email Mr. D the answer and win a prize! Please don’t tell anyone about this puzzle, let them find it themselves.

How many F’s are in the following sentence?

Finished files are the result of years of scientific study combined with the experience of years.

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