5th Grade Newsletter

October 12, 2017

Important Dates

October 13 - STUCO Applications Due

October 13 - Stampede Kickoff

October 15 - All Pine Cove Payments are Due (check or Mypaymentsplus)

October 17 - Pine Cove Chaperone Meeting 6:30-7:30 in Pod 3

October 20 - Stampede Fun Run 9:40 - 5th grade

October 23 - 27 - Red Ribbon Week

November 3- Smith 20th Anniversary Celebration from 5:30 to 7:30

November 10 - Veteran's Day Program

All Things Pine Cove!

Wow! Pine Cove time is almost here! Less than 5 weeks until we are on our way.


All Payments are Due - October 15th

All payments for Pine Cove are due on October 15th. You may pay these on www.mypaymentsplus.com or you may send in checks.


Last Call for Dietary Needs!

Last call for any special dietary needs. If you (as a chaperone) or your child has any special dietary needs, please fill out the form below.

http://bit.ly/2vqKReU


Packing List

A fresh copy of the suggested packing list for Pine Cove came home in Thursday folders today.


Chaperones!

Thank you so much to all of you who offered to chaperone our Pine Cove trip. Our chaperones have been drawn and they are Josh Beasley, Adam Cole, Michael Crossman, Aaron Derr, Steven Dutra, Robert Ficke, Clay Hutchins, Brian Kaminsky, John Lee, Lauren Melton, David Newton, Giovanni Pesiri, Rodgrigo Ramos, Bill Schuller, Doug Skender, Brandon Stace, Jared Walker, Philip Wheatley, Joey Zollinger, Britney Asel, Christine Barcelo, Lana Cordero, Terri Guajardo, Erricka Harrelson, Manesseh Ibanez, Cindy Jerabek, Amanda Larned, Michelle Parker, Becky Semig, Demirah Sockwell, Andrea Stanley, Melanie Stewart, Amy Stillie. Thank you so very much! Without you our trip would not be possible. See you at the chaperone meeting on Tuesday October 17 at 6:30 Pod 3.

Student Council Applications due tomorrow, October 13th

A letter went home a few weeks about Student Council. Applications are due TOMORROW, OCTOBER 13th. No late applications will be accepted.

Smith Stampede is just around the corner!

The Stampede Kick-Off Assembly will be TOMORROW during Celebrate Smith.


You should have received an email from 99Pledges with a direct link to your child’s fundraising page for the Smith Stampede.

If you do not receive the email, here is the link once again to fill-out the contact form and a page will be created for them.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdoE7itpkMf9NjtpnirmcpxSIYAfkl74JLhj_vI77MEibdxlg/viewform?usp=sf_link

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Curriculum

Math - Decimal Multiplication

Science - Electrical Energy

Reading - Analyzing and Summarizing Poetry

Social Studies - Founding Fathers

Writing - Poetry

Grammar - Subject-Verb Agreement

This week in class meetings...

We will be discussing the importance of digital citizenship.