Parents, we are going on a field trip to tour the Northrop facility in Redondo Beach this Thursday!  Please make sure you fill out our standard permission slip, as well as the Northrop release of liability form in order for your child to be able to attend.  
 
Spring Break begins this Friday, Good Friday 4/18 - no school for that day, nor the following week.
 
5th grade suggested reading list: www.goodreads.com/shelf/show/5th-grade-reading-list
 
New Book Report Format 
1. Who is the main character, and what qualities does he/she possess? (minimum 2 qualities) Please provide a passage from text to demonstrate each quality.
2. Describe the rising action of the story.
3. Describe the climax of the story.
4. Explain how you think the main character's traits or qualities influenced the outcome of the story?
5. What is the theme of the story?