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Mrs.Williams' 5th Grade

Science/Social Studies Class

 

Class Pictures Wednesday 01.24.18

Force & Motion Unit Test Thursday 01.25.18

 

 

Class participation, organization, studying daily & reviewing previous units are keys to your success!

 

FORCE & MOTION

 

  

VOCABULARY 

FORCE: push or pull that affects an object's motion (ex. gravity, wind, water, touch)

INERTIA: an object's resistance to a change in motion

SPEED: how fast/slow an object moves in a certain time period (ex. mph)

VELOCITY: an object's speed and direction together

ACCELERATION: any change in speed and direction (speeding up or going slower)

GRAVITY: the force that pulls an object back to Earth

MOTION: movement of an object (ex. straight line, curvy, up, down)

DIRECTION: the way an object is moving

POINT OF REFERENCE: objects that are not moving, help us notice motion

FRICTION: force that slows objects down

POSITION: where an object is (location)

MOMENTUM: the force a moving object has

 

Units to Review

COMPOUNDS AND ELEMENTS

FOOD CHAIN

SCIENTIFIC METHOD

KINGDOMS

PLANT AND ANIMAL CELLS

Week of 01.22.18

  • Martin Luther King Jr. 

  

 

CLASS INFORMATION: 

  • Please sign up for REMIND 101: text @mwilliams7 to 81010 (homeroom); text @mwill2017 for (Science/SS).This is the most effective way to stay informed.
  • All transportation changes must be made in writing. I can not accept transportation changes via phone, text or email. 
  • Our lunch time is 11:10A, students may bring a small snack & water (only)
  • Our classroom can get a bit chilly, please send a jacket to keep warm