April 15th week

This week we will not be testing, but we will be reviewing in math & science specifically. Parents, reminder that all students have access to class websites to practice fifth grade skills. Next week we will be taking the Math Georgia Milestones!

Reminder:

  •  “Parents PTA is in the process of ordering Field Day t-shirts. Can you send me your child’s t-shirt size today?  The order forms will come home next week.  The t-shirts are $5”. 
  • I will also be sending home progress reports in the next week or two. Please sign and return.

April & May are Crucial Months!

Over the next couple of weeks, we will be reviewing standards and focusing on the Georgia Milestones. Parents please make sure your child is getting a full night of sleep, as well as a healthy breakfast. Testing begins on Wednesday.

Test dates for 5th grade

Wednesday April 10 ELA

Thursday April 11 ELA

Friday April 12 ELA

Monday April 22 Math

Tuesday April 23 Math

Thursday May 2 Science

Friday May 3 Social Studies

March 18-22

Parents this week, we will be reviewing a lot. In math, we will focus on powers of ten, fractions, decimals, volume , and powers of 10.

Reading: Reading comprehension

Writing: All

Science: Finish up Static Electricity/Circuits

Social Studies: Review all

FYI:

Report cards were sent home on Friday March 22, 2019. Please sign and return.

Spring break is April 1-April 5. I will not be assigning packets of work. I expect students to take responsibility of their own learning by using class websites during their break to practice the 5th grade skills in order to prepare them for Georgia Milestones.

Test dates for 5th grade

Wednesday April 10 ELA

Thursday April 11 ELA

Friday April 12 ELA

Monday April 22 Math

Tuesday April 23 Math

Thursday May 2 Science

Friday May 3 Social Studies

March 22, 2019 Spring Fling

Reminder: Parents, our Spring Fling is March 22, 2019. Please if you can donate any of the items listed on the flyer sent home, we will appreciate it. We are also accepting donations of any amount of money to help with our “beach theme basket”. Thank you so much for all that you do parents!

SPRING FLING

5-7 MARCH 22, 2019.

March 4-March 8

We had a great week and successful end of the year field trip in Tennessee. This upcoming week, we will be working on…..

Math: Add/subtract/multiply/divide decimals

Reading: ELAGSE5RI5: Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, and problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts. Review:Determine meaning of unknown words using context clues

Writing: Informational

Science: Finish up Chemical & physical changes then move onto Static Electricity

Social Studies: Cold War

FYI:

Performing Arts Field Trip March 12, 2019

Spring Fling is March 22, 2019

Spring Break is April  1-April 5

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Next Week:

Math: Multiplying fractions/all operations with decimals

Reading: ELAGSE5RI5: Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.

Writing: Informational

Science: Chemical & physical changes

Social Studies: Cold War

End of the year fifth grade trip is Friday March 8, 2019

 

We are back from Winter Break!

Welcome Back!

I am so glad everyone made it back safe and sound from our winter break. It was well needed. Now it is back to learning.

I want to thank all the parents and students for their hard work with their science projects. The students did great and I am proud of them.

This week

Math: Finish up Volume…. Move onto mixed number fractions

Reading:Explain relationships & interactions/Determine meaning of unknown words using context clues

Writing: Informational Writing

Science: Physical Chemical Changes

Social Studies: Cold War

Reminders:

  • When your child is on break, I do not assign homework packets. But, it is important that they are reading every night and logging onto our class educational websites for practice.
  • If you havent signed and returned progress reports, please do so.
  • Georgia Milestones begins on April 10, 2019. This is the week following Spring Break. Below is the content weight for Georgia Milestones.