Ohio State University, Room 16
Professor Amber Carthan, 5th Grade
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year!
R.I. 5.2 Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.
R.I.5.8 Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).
L5.4b Greek & Latin Roots (taught throughout the year)
W 5.1:. Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.
a. Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure in which ideas are logically grouped to support the writer’s purpose.
b. Provide logically ordered reasons that are supported by facts and details.
c. Link opinion and reasons using words, phrases, and clauses (e.g., consequently, specifically).
d. Provide a concluding statement or section related to the opinion presented.
Social Studies-The Constitution
5/16 Writing Prompt
5/19 Roots Test
Mark Your Calendar:
May 17-18 Family Life
May 16-Open House 5-7:30PM
May 26-Park Day 11-2:30PM
May 30-Trimester Awards 9AM, No Minimum Day
May 31-Dance Off 1:15-3:20PM
June 1-Last Day of School, Minimum Day
Bookery-Wednesdays @ 2:45PM
Cal Tech- Mondays and Thursdays 9:50AM-10:30AM
Student Accounts for Math Textbook Online:
Should your Scholar ever forget their math text book or workbooks at Rhodes, you will no longer have to return to the school to pick up assignments. This site has everything you need to avoid receiving the dreaded Homework Ticket. It also has visual tutorials to assist the students with reviewing skills before an assessment.
Houghton Mifflin Books
Our science and language arts books are published by Houghtin Mifflin. They are available online. The page to go to is Houghtin Mifflin.
The username is CVUSDstudent5. The password is password.
All the Right Type
This site allows your child to practice their typing skills.
AR Book Finder
This site allows you to browse the books found on AR. It gives you reading levels and points for each book. On my front page is also a document that allows you to sign up for monitoring of your child's progress.
This site allows students to log in to IXL. If they go to the general IXL page, they must put @chino after their username.