We will be having a history quiz on Thursday. Students should review and study the answers to their homework questions as well as their study guides that they received today. They should also study their vocabulary lists. The quiz will cover chapters 7-9.
Fifth graders are scheduled to take a history quiz covering Chapters 4, 5 and 6, plus vocabulary, on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Students should study the answers to the assigned homework questions at the end of those chapters, as well as their vocabulary lists. We will also review in class for the quiz on Monday and Tuesday.
Fifth graders will take the exam for the first quarter on Wednesday, Oct. 17th. It is a cumulative test that covers all material studied in history class this year. Students should review their notes, answers to homework questions, and vocabulary lists. All students will take home their history binders today, so that they can begin preparing for the exam.
Fifth graders will take a history quiz on the Prologue and Chapter 1 of The Story of Ancient Egypt on Thursday, Oct. 4th, 2018. The quiz will also cover their vocabulary list.
On Tuesday, Sept. 29, all fifth graders will receive their copies of The Story of Ancient Egypt by Suzanne Art as we start our new unit. These relatively new books include colored photographs and illustrations. Please treat yourself to a look at this book, and remind your children to take good care of these beautiful textbooks. Thank you!
Regarding homework, starting on Tuesday, students will answer assigned questions that are found at the end of the chapters. All questions should be answered in complete sentences, so that they will be more useful as study guides for quizzes.
The first history quiz will take place on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. It will cover the highlighted portions of all ten lectures, vocabulary words, and locations studied on the maps of Mesopotamia. All materials needed to prepare for this quiz should be in the fifth grade students’ green history pocket folders.