Email: szewczsa@pwcs.edu

I miss you and hope you are doing well! 

Please click on the useful links and the files and documents tab to the right for important school information!
In this tab, you will see back to school information, current/past curriculum practice and any SOL review material. 

*Please stay tuned and monitor the class web page (links/documents tab) for resources, materials and practice are posted! The goal is to enable students to continue to make progress and be academically prepared for middle school. These assignments/resources are
not graded

*****Connect with the Teacher*****
I will be available to chat via email on Thursdays at 11am-12pm. I will be answering right away during this block of time. We will be able to discuss any questions and practice material together. I will also be available by email any day during the week.
May 26th-June 1st: 

Here are this week’s activities:
*These are just optional and will not be graded*

Mathhttps://share.nearpod.com/vsph/QVVoFEkPMu Please just work through the Geometry Slides. Then please work on the one of the Thunks that you may not have completed yet. These are posted in the SOL Review Folder. You may also do IXL or any of the Geometry activities listed in the curriculum folder. Kahoot! https://kahoot.it/challenge/0516666?challenge-id=e1757815-6bc1-4be8-957d-c40d78dc8113_1590486925543 Code: 0516666

https://kahoot.it/challenge/01024992?challenge-id=e1757815-6bc1-4be8-957d-c40d78dc8113_1590486979702 Code: 01024992

https://kahoot.it/challenge/01024992?challenge-id=e1757815-6bc1-4be8-957d-c40d78dc8113_1590486979702 Code: 01024992

Science- Please review any Matter materials placed in the curriculum folder. Create some sort of project or experiment. You can create your own lava lamp like we did a class or make your own balloon inflate.  Email pictures and/or videos! I can also send you experiments if you need some ideas. Also, you can work on the Thunks that you may not have completed yet. These are posted in the SOL Review Folder. You may also do IXL. Kahoot: https://kahoot.it/challenge/0595120?challenge-id=e1757815-6bc1-4be8-957d-c40d78dc8113_1590487153858 Code: 0595120

Social Studies-  Southeast Kahoot Game: https://kahoot.it/challenge/03154211?challenge-id=e1757815-6bc1-4be8-957d-c40d78dc8113_1590487238385 Code: 03154211 You may also work on a Southeast Project you can pick a new state in the Southeast Region and create any project that you would like and then send it to me via email or share on Teams. You may also do IXL.

Reading/ Writing- Please take a look at the Thunks in the SOL Review Folder as well as the Roll-A-Story for writing this week. Also, if you have a chance to just sit and read write a small summary of what you read and what your favorite part of the book is so far or if you finish the book what was your favorite part. You may also do IXL, SOL Pass or any of the reading passages in the curriculum folder for Reading.  Kahoot!: https://kahoot.it/challenge/01118436?challenge-id=e1757815-6bc1-4be8-957d-c40d78dc8113_1590487592972 Code: 01118436

https://kahoot.it/challenge/04919987?challenge-id=e1757815-6bc1-4be8-957d-c40d78dc8113_1590487673998 Code: 04919987

Jeopardy: https://jeopardylabs.com/play/reading-sol-review-5th-grade

*These are optional assignments, these are not required to be completed. These assignments will NOT be graded*

Current Units of Study (3rd Quarter)
Math: Unit 9 Geometry
Science: Sound & Light
Social Studies: Southwest Region
Reading: Figurative Language
Writing: Descriptive Writing

QUARTER ONE
Math:
Unit 1- Problem Solving with Addition and Subtraction (8/26-9/6)
Unit 2- Problem Solving with Multiplication and Division & Area (9/9-10/2)
Unit 3- Measurement (10/3-10/25)
Science
Unit 1- Living Systems (8/26-10/7)
Unit 2- Rocks and Fossils  (10/8-11/1)
Social Studies: 
Maps and Geography (first half of the quarter) 
Northwest (second half of the quarter)
Reading: 
Fiction 
Writing:
Narrative 

QUARTER TWO
Math: 
Unit 4- Fraction and Decimal Number Sense (10/28-12/6)
Unit 6/7- Fraction and Decimal Computation (12/8-12/20)
Science
Unit 3- Geological Processes (11/6-11/20)
Unit 4- Oceanography (11/20-1/24)
Social Studies: 
Southeast (first half of the quarter)
Midwest (second half of the quarter) 
Reading: 
Nonfiction
Writing:
Opinion/Persuasive

QUARTER THREE
Math
Unit 5- Data Analysis and Statistics (1/6-1/17)
Unit 8- Patterns Functions and Algebra (1/20-2/21)
Unit 9- Geometry (2/24- present) 
Science:
Unit 5- Matter (1/24-2/21)
Unit 6- Sound (2/21- Present) 
Social Studies: 
Southwest (current)
West (next) 
Reading
Poetry
Writing
Descriptive

QUARTER FOUR
Math
Probability
Science
Light
Social Studies
Canada
Mexico
Central America
Caribbean Islands
Reading
Author Study
Writing
Expository



A little about me: 
I grew up in Pennsylvania with my mom, dad, and 3 brothers. 
I went to Lock Haven University and earned my bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education and Special Education. 
I love to run and play soccer. I will be the Girls on the Run Coach this Fall. 
I also love to travel. This summer I went to California. 
This upcoming summer I will be getting married! :) 
A few of my favorites things are: 
Color- Pink
Snack- Pretzels
Candy- Sour Patch Kids
Hot Drink- Coffee
Cold Drink- Strawberry Lemonade 
Favorite Places to Shop- Target and Amazon
Sports- Track and Soccer


Updated 5/26/2020