Mrs. Giardini

Welcome to Mrs. Giardini's Classroom

Jessica Giardini
610-983-4080 ext 152
fax: 610-983-4096

jessica.giardini@rak12.org

Giardini
"There is a difference between not knowing and not knowing yet." 


Please check the Bernini home page for reminders & upcoming events


**If your child's transportation changes after 2:00 p.m., 
please send that information to the main office and they will alert me.**


BLOCK 1: English Language Arts

Homework:
Monday: Sticker Story: Write a short story using at least 10 of your spelling words 
Tuesday: None - Test Day - Enjoy your Break! 
  

Tests/Quizzes:
11/21: "Everglades Forever" Comprehension Test 
11/21: Spelling Test: steel, steal, aloud, allowed, ring, wring, lesson, lessen, who's, whose, manor, manner, pedal, peddle, berry, bury, hanger, hangar, overdo, overdue

Current Reading Focus:
Author's Purpose 

Current Writing/Grammar Focus:
Research Paper - Understanding the components of a research paper

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BLOCK 2: Math

Homework:
Monday: Decimal Worksheet
Tuesday: *OPTIONAL (2 extra classwork points)* Decimal of the Day: DUE 11/27
 

Tests/Quizzes
12/5 Mid Topic Quiz
12/15 Test

Current Area of Focus:
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions  

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BLOCK 3: Science & Social Studies

Homework:

Science: Ecosystem Research DUE 11/27: What is not finished during class time, MUST be completed at home
Social Studies: Review vocabulary terms for mid-chapter quiz on 11/29



Tests/Quizzes:
11/29: Social Studies Mid-Chapter Vocabulary Quiz: colony, plantation, slavery, borderlands, presidio, mission, hacienda, raw material, stock, cash crop, profit, indentured servant, legislature, represent, royal colony  

 
Current Science Focus:
Research Project: Why is it important to value ecosystems?  


Current Social Studies Focus:
Building the First Colonies