Fifth Grade

Welcome! My name is Mr. Derek Gray. I am the Fifth Grade teacher.


Welcome to Fifth grade:

Math Mad minute will be on Wednesday 11:00-11:45. Make sure your son or daughter studies

Composition books: Students need to make sure they have their books for note taking.


Parents please sign-up for under fifth grade

Book Reports/Projects

Historian Project: January 25, 2018

Book Report# 1- January 25, 2018 (Count as a book report)

Science Projects: April 18,2018

Book Report# 2- May 29, 2018



Math: word problems 1-20

Phonics: Segment, Blend, write syllables and underline short vowels in words: number, winter, problem, after, finger, sister

Write these words 10x each: hymn, blister, shovel, wobble, breath, direct, promise, numb, crush, gasp



Math: Finish Math Mad Minute equations

Do word problems 1-20

ELA writing: Write a personal narrative about yourself 10 to 15 sentences.

Religion: Study for Test (school prayer)



ELA Writing :  Re-write personal narrative

Religion: Study School prayer for Test tomorrow



Math: Word problems worksheet 1-10

Phonics Write Day 3 words 10x each

ELA Writing: Revise personal narratives

Religion: Finish the illustration on how you can show you are a disciple of Jesus Christ



ELA Comprehension: Read the story and respond to questions in complete sentences

Math: Word problems 1-10/ finish M.M.M. multiplication equations

Phonics: Study day 3 words for test tomorrow and create sentences from the Day 3 words using more than 5 words



Science finish your drawing and copy chart on p. A10 A11

S.S. Finish reading Ch.1 p.3-13

ELA writing: Practice personal narratives in front of parents



Religion: Write two paragraphs on some of the ways to say No to God

S.S.: Read p.14-24 write nine more facts between the assigned pages

Science Draw, label, color the plant cell and respond to questions 1-4



ELA: Finish questions #4 and 5 from the story Curious Careers. Write all ques. and respond complete sentences.

Read Goldilocks and respond ques. in complete sentences

Math: Study for Math Mad Minute

Science Draw, label, Color the animal Cell and redo Plant Cell

S.S. p. 23 and 24 Copy the Chapter 1 Summary and the American Larder



Math: Word problems 1-10

ELA: Read and respond to questions in a complete sentences

Phonics: Write Week 2  Day 2 words in a sentence using more than 5 words



Science: Draw, Label, Color and function on p. A17 Inside a root.

Write 12 facts between A16-A20 write the pg#

Social Studies: 15 facts between pg. 25-35 write a pg#

Phonics: Study for the test and write words in ABC order also 7x each.



ELA finish the story Best friends Blues questions

Social Studies: Read p.33-40 and respond to board questions 1-8

Religion: Study for Test and write prayer 8x



Math: p.10 1-15 take composition book for assistance

Phonics Finish Week 2 Day 4 words

Science: P.A22 Study animal and plant cell for Test

Religion: Study for  Test



No homework : Field trip





ELA Reading: Finish Flipbook How To Make Animations

Science: Study for Test on Animal and Plant Cell



Math worksheet 1-14

Social Studies: Read 37-40 Writ Chapter 2 summary notes and American Larder

Phonics:Write Day 2 words in a sentence using more than five words

Science: Study for Make up Test on Animal and Plant Cell



Science: Read A24-A30 sign test by parents. Take Science book home

Math: Worksheet, Study MMM

Phonics: Study for the Test, Write Day 3 words 10x

Religion: Finish prayer and decorate on good choices.




Math: Worksheet Greatest to Least

Science Do questions 1-4 A28-30

Phonics: Study for test

S.S. Ch 3 Read p. 45-50



Religion: p. 20-21 Copy We Gather, We Believe stop at the word father

Social Studies: Write 20 facts  Ch 3 Read p. 45-50

Math: Worksheet



Math book p.13 1-15

Religion: Finish Religion p.22-23

Phonics: Finish crossword puzzle Day 4 and 5 words Week 3

Social Studies: Read p.55-62 Stop at Intro California.



Math: Finish M.M.M Finish p13 16-25

Phonics: Write sentences using coordinating conjunctions words and

Week Day 1 words

Science: Read A38-A43 Draw, label and color the mouth



No homework




Clean-up day



Math: finish MMM Study for test

Finish work yesterday

Reading: Flip book Tsunamis and Earthquakes

Phonics Week 4 Day 2 words 10x each and abc order

Ela language conjunction worksheet

S.S read p.56-66 Do 25 facts

Science: word search



Science: Finish p A.40 finish drawing labeling



Religion: Do p.26 and 27 We gather and We believe, do the assignment under

we respond.

Math: Do board problems rounding to the nearest tenth

Phonics: Write words in ABC order in composition book

ELA Writing: Finish writing  summary on Mr. Gray Sickness



Math: board problems  round to the nearest hundredth

Study for MMM

ELA Write a summary on the Astronomy project

Phonics Test




Math: Finish MMM and do worksheet round to the nearest thousandth

Reading: Fix the mistakes with The astronomy Project

ELA: Run on sentence worksheet

Study for Science and Phonic test


Religion: p.28-29 Do the project, disciple, Saint news, Make it happen

ELA Conjunction worksheet



Math: board problems 1-10

ELA writing: Coordinating conjunction

Phonics: 10x each



Religion: Chapter Test p.30 1-10

Social Studies; Re-read 65-67 and write Chapter 3 summary notes

Math: Study for MMM

Phonics Write Day 2 words 10x each.



ELA: Finish your Exemplar on Energy Source

Math: Create 12 problems of rounding to the nearest thousandth ex: 16.4567 and complete them

Science: Bring @ liter Soda botttle.




Science: Bring @ liter Soda bottle.

S.S Read CH 4 69-79

Phonics: Day 3 W5 words abc order

Mathbook: 89 1-15



Math: 16-30 p.89

ELA: Write a summary on the energy source

S.S. 69-79 Ch.4 15 facts



Math: Math Mad Minute

Phonics: Study for Test



Religion: 32 and 33 create 6 ways that you can share the good news

Science Read the Circulatory system  A56-A59 do ques 1-4

On A 59 Draw, label and color circulation of the heart A57

Phonics: Create a story using day 3 words



Math: board problems 1-13

Phonics: Finish crossword puzzle Week 5 day 5

ELA: Complete Exemplar on dodgeball city

Religion: Complete We gather and Copy 34 and 35



Math: board problems 1-12

ELA: Summary on Recess Dodgeball city

Social Studies: Write 25 facts p.69-79



Math: Finish MMM

Science: Read A62-66 and review A56-59 for a pop quiz

Social Studies: Read p.80-87



Social Studies: Finish reading  Ch.4 88-89

Do chapter  checkpoint ques. 1-10 p.90 write all ques.

Copy chapter 4 Summary 89-90 Finish 25 facts between 69-79


Religion: Complete We Gather Copy 34 and 35



Phonics 10x and abc order

Religion: T.V. commercial using the storyboard minimum 6 pics maximum 10 pics.

Social Studies: Read ch 5 83-86



Phonics: Do Sentences for Day 2

Math: board problems and study for MMM

Social Studies: Read 83-86 and write 15 facts



ELA: Reading: Fables Find the moral, character, summary, theme

Math: Study for MMM



Social Studies: Read p 93-96 and respond ques. 1-8

Phonics: Study for Test and Finish crossword puzzle

Math: Do problems 1-30 on a separate sheet



ELA Writing: Finish Fables and Complete writing about your Thanksgiving day or vacation

Social Studies: Complete the thirteen fables from the Social Studies book p.98

Math: board problems 1-15



Phonics: ABC order 10 x each Week 7 day 1

Math: board problems 1-21

Religion: Copy 38-39



Science: Read A62-66

Math board problems



Phonics: Day 3 week 7 words in a sentence using more than 6 words

Science: Finish Draw, Label, Color the Excretory System



Math: Board problems 1-15

ELA writing: Write, characters, title,and summary

Social Studies: Read p.100-107



Math: Board problems: 1-15 finish MMM

ELA writing : Title Character, Theme, and Summary (10 to 12 Sentences)

Phonics Day 3 Week 7 words 10x each and ABC order


Science: A64 Draw, label, Color the epidermis (skin)

Social Studies: Write 30  facts  between the pages 95-107



Math: Finish morning problems and additional problems

ELA: Finish fable Outline  include the flow map

Social Studies: Read 108-110 and study the thirteen colonies



Math worksheet

Science: Do p67

Reflect and evaluate Do questions 1-9 Word Power and Check What you know



Social Studies: Study for 13 colonies

Math: Study for Math Mad minute



Math: Board problems  1-9

Phonics Finish crossword puzzle Week 7 Day 5



Social Studies: Find letters d, e, f key details between 92-93. Study for 13 colony Test

Math: p 411 1-13

Phonics: Write day 2 words Week 8 10x each

ELA: Find your Fable and Create a Story or Setting



Religion: Finish 40 and 41

Science: Read p. A72-78

Social Studies: Study  13 Colony quiz

Math Study for MMM



Social Studies: Study for 13 colony Test

Phonics: Write sentences using more than 6 words

Math: Finish MMM

ELA Writing : Finish Fable



Math: Worksheet Equivalent Fractions

Science Study for pop quiz A72-A78

Phonics: Study for Test

Social Studies: Study for 13 colony test



Math: board problems

Religion Do p.42 write all questions



Math: Equivalent fractions 1-22

ELA: Language  Comparative vs Superlative



Math: Equivalent worksheet

ELA: Superlative vs Comparative

Science: Read p A72-A78

Religion: Study for Penitential Act



Math: Mathbook Do p.415 1-20

Science: Finish Illustration A75 top and bottom and complete questions 1-4 A79

Social Studies  Read top of p.102-111



Social studies: Finish Historian project

Math: Finish MMM



S.S. Work on Oral presentation

Math: Worksheet GCF

Phonics: Study for Phonic Test



Math: p.465 1-15

Phonics: Week 8 day 5 words



Math: p465-16-28 and Study MMM

Science: Read p.A76-A86

Social Studies: Reead p.102-112



Math: Finish MMM  and do board ques.1-15



Math: LCM 1-10

ELA: Finish Catholic  Schools essay



Math: LCM  board problems

ELA Reading: Figurative language expression 1-8 (write your expression/what type)

Social Studies: Do questions 1-10



Religion 44-45 Do We respond and create a poem of one of the sacraments

Science: Read A84-88

Phonics: Do week 10 day 1 10x each



Math: Create 10 GCF problems

ELA: 7 figurative language: (your interpretation what type of expression is it)



Science: Finish Illustration on A84

Math create 15 LCM problems and answer key



Math: Prime factorization

ELA Reading: Figurative expressions (your interpretation)

Religion: Copy 46 and 47 stop at the word holiness)



Math: Create 15 GCF problems

Phonics: Day 2 words in ABC order and 10x each



Math: Finish MMM

Religion Do we respond on p.47

Science Read  A84-92 do ques 1-4



Religion Do we respond on p.47

Science Read  A84-92 do ques 1-4

Math: board problems 1-12

Phonics: Day 2 Write sentences using the word

Social Studies: Read 113-119



Math: Study for M.M.M correct pre-test

Social Studies: Memorize the poem Still I Rise



Math: Correct M.M.M and pre-test

Social Studies: Memorize Still I Rise

Phonics: Crossword Puzzle Week 9 write definitions, and answer key



MAth : Study for Math test

Social Studies: Study Still I rise by memory



Phonics: Breakdown of the words into syllables ar, er, or and -or

Social Studies: Finish 25 facts 121-126

Math: Adding Fractions  1-10

Religion: Create a ad on the Sacrament of healing



Math: Do p.460 1-17

Science:Read A90-92 Create a summary

Social Studies: Still I Rise



Math: board problems



Math: Board problems 1-14

Phonics: Create Sentences using the key words Week 11 Day 1

Religion: Read p.50-51



Math: board problems

Science: Read b12-b17 and do questions 1-4

Religion: Do we respond on p.50, 51 10 to 15 sentences



Math board problems

Phonics: Day 1 week 11 write words 10x each and ABC order

ELA: Finish writing your notes on figurative expressions on index cards



Math: board problems

Science B12 to B17 10 to 15 sentences

ELA: Reading and respond to questions write questions

ELA language: Study and finish writing notes




Math: board problems

Phonics: Study for the Test…  Write sentences more than 6 words Week 11 Day 3




Math: board problems

ELA Reading: Read the story Jump around  and respond to ques. 1-5 Write all questions

Write a Summary on the story on Jump Around



Math: board problems

Social Studies: Read 127-135 and Write questions on p.135 1-7



Math: board questions 1-10

Science questions 1-10



Science: research topic for Science project



Science: research topic for Science project

Math: p.463 1-26



Math book: p.477 1-19 odd numbers

Phonics Write Day 2 words  and syllable breakdown



Finish work from break: Science, Religion, Phonics

and Even problems in Math book 477 2-20



No homework



Social Studies: Create a summary on the Arboretum



Math: Re-group subtraction fractions

Religion: Finish We respond

Science: Read B21-B26

ELA: Context clues



Math: Subtracting Fractions regrouping

Social Studies: p.137-147 ch7  write 25 facts

Science Create a Summary from B21-B26 10 to 17


4/18-4/23/18 No homework Work on Science project



Math book: p.479 2-24

Phonics: Week 12 Crossword puzzle



Math book: p.479 1-23

Phonics: Day 1,2,3 10x each



Math book: board problems

Phonics: Study for Test



Math: create addition mixed fractions 15

Science: p B21- B26 Write 20 facts



Religion: Copy 58-59 and complete word search with additional words

Math: Complete student created problems 1-15



Science Do reflect and Evaluate 1-8 p. B27

Math Create 15 problems with answer key

Social Studies: Read p.148-156



Spelling: Syllable breakdown  with week 14 day 2

Math: Complete created questions

ELA: quotation mark

ELA: 4 types of sentences



Math board problems 1-10

ELA Elements of a fable

Phonics: Write sentences for Week 14 Day 2



Science Read B35-41 Copy chart

Math: board problems

ELA: Elements of a fable



Math: Board problems

Social Studies: Illustrate label, color the map on p.151

and write Summary notes and the American Larder  and read 148-156

Science: Illustrate the formation of the Solar system (Color, label B39)



Math : board problems

Science: Illustrate the inner planets b44

ELA: Four types of sentences



Math: sign practice Test

ELA: Elements of a Poem

Social Studies: Complete last 3 ques.

Phonics: Week 15 day 10x abc order



ELA: Two Poems do elements of a poem

Religion: Copy  60-61

Math do problems 1-15



Finish work we didn’t finish



Math: board problems 1-15

ELA: Quotation Mark and Finish creating a Fable and illustrating the setting

Religion: Finish Copying 62 and 63 and do we respond