5th Grade Major Projects
Speech: Fall 2015
5th grade students will deliver an Interpretive Reading on Thursday, November 5th. Detailed information about how to write and present this speech will be sent home during October. Students should begin to think about a selection from a story they would like to present to the class. Students are responsible for writing the introduction for this speech.
Book Report: 1st trimester #1
Students should choose a fiction book that is at least 100 pages and appropriate for the 5th grade level. This should not be a book that they have already read. Book report instructions and forms will be sent home with each student in the middle of September.
Title & Author of book is due: Monday, September 22nd
Book report due: Friday, October 16th
2nd Book Report
Students should choose a biography about the life of someone who has had a positive effect on the history of the United States. This report should be about someone that they are currently learning and reading about and not the same person they did a report on in either 3rd or 4th grade.
Title & Author of book is due: Monday, November 3rd
Book report due: Monday, November 17th