ACS Cobham International School
Fifth Grade Reading Room 203
Welcome to the Grade 5 Reading site. I've included information about the main components of our class along with links to some of the reference pages you will use throughout the year. Please refer to this home page for information about assignment due dates, vocabulary quizzes and book club meeting dates.
January 19-23, 2015
We are continuing our class novels! Groups 1, 3 and 7 are reading Alone on a Wide, Wide Sea by Michael Morpurgo. Groups 2, 6 and 8 are reading The Shadows from The Books of Elsewhere series by Jacqueline Wilson.
Our third book club meeting is scheduled for next week. Group 1 will meet on Wednesday, January 28th. Reading groups 2, 6 and 7 will have their meetings on Thursday, January 29th. Groups 3 and 8 will have their meetings on Friday, January 30th. Students will have time to start writing their journal response during class time. Those students that request additional time may bring their journals home to complete the assignment.
All classes received vocabulary list eight. Vocabulary quiz eight is scheduled on Monday, January 26th for groups 3 and 6. Groups 1, 2, 7 and 8 will have their quiz on Tuesday, January 27th. A link to list eight and the root words practice sheet are posted on the vocabulary page of this website.