Joanne Sambrook

English Language Arts

This year the ELA program will consist primarily of six program sections.  The material covered in these sections will be related to the following units:

Section 1 - Novel Study
(Sept.- Oct.) Novel: Sideways Stories from Wayside School        

Section 2 - Novel Study
(Oct. – Dec.) Novel: Bunnicula                        

Section 3 - Novel Study
(Dec.)                  

Section 4 - Novel Study
(Jan. – Mar.) Novel:  How to Eat Fried Worms

Section 5 - Novel Study
(Apr. – June) Novel:  War with Grandpa

Math

Grade 5

Unit 1 - Representing Numbers
Unit 2 - Reasoning with Operations
Unit 3 - Exploring Fractional Parts
Unit 4 - Building Rational Number Sense
Unit 5 - Collecting and Analyzing Data
Unit 6 - Discovering Patterns and Relationships  
Unit 7 - Using Measurement
Unit 8 - Exploring Tessellations
Unit 9 - Building and Filling Boxes
Unit 10 - Creating and Analyzing Figures

Grade 6

Unit 1 - Exploring Large and Small Numbers
Unit 2 - Reasoning with Operations
Unit 3 - Exploring Ratio and Percent
Unit 4 - Exploring Rational Numbers
Unit 5 - Analyzing Data, Graphs, and Relationships
Unit 6 - Rational Number Operations
Unit 7 - Measuring and Analyzing Angles
Unit 8 - Exploring Geometric Solids
Unit 9 - Measuring Area and Perimeter
Unit 10 - Outcomes and Probability

Grade 7

Ch. 1 - Number Connections
Ch. 2  - Fractions, Decimals, and Integers
Ch. 3 - Number Operations
Ch. 4 - Operations with Integers
Ch. 5 - Percent
Ch. 6 - Ratio and Rate
Ch. 7 - Patterns
Ch. 8 - Variables and Equations
Ch. 9 - Measurement
Ch. 10 - Transformations
Ch. 11 - Statistics
Ch. 12 - Chance and Uncertainty

Grade 8

Ch. 1 - Number Connections
Ch. 2 - Operations with Rational Numbers
Ch. 3 - Ratio and Rate
Ch. 4 - Percent
Ch. 5 - Patterns and Relations
Ch. 6 - Solving Equations
Ch. 7 - Measurement
Ch. 8 - Surface Area and Volume
Ch. 9 - Geometry
Ch. 10 - Statistics and Probability

Science

Lab Safety

Unit 1 - Cells and Body Systems

Ch. 1 - Observing Cells
Ch. 2 - The Functioning Cells
Ch. 3 - Cells Working Together

Unit 2 - Fantastic Fluids

Ch. 4 - Viscosity: Thick or Thin?
Ch. 5 - Density and Buoyancy
Ch. 6  - Pressure in Fluids