Mrs. Nash's Fifth Grade

September 4,2015

Enjoy Your Labor Day Holiday!

Reminder: No school on Monday, September 7th. Have a wonderful, safe holiday!


You should receive an email requesting that you sign up for a conference. You can do this electronically. If you do not receive an email, please send a note with your child letting me know. If you have not signed up by Monday, September 14th, I will send a paper signup form home for you to choose one of the remaining time slots. If you need a time that is not listed, please let me know and I will try to make arrangements to meet with you at an alternate time.

Reading Logs Have Begun

Beginning this week, student have a reading log to track their reading at home. They need to fill out the log each evening with the name of the book they are reading and the number of pages and minutes read. Please initial their reading log.

Spelling/Vocabulary Words

Please review the spelling/vocabulary words with your child. The test will be Friday, September 11th and they will need to be able to spell each word correctly and to know its definition.

Congratulations to Breyel for being chosen our Jr. Captain of the month!

This month's theme is showing respect for others.

Curriculum Themes Coming Up

Reading, ELA, Writing

Figurative Language, Inferences, Narrative Writing


Place Value of Decimals

Standard Form and Expanded Form of Decimals

Multiplying and Dividing Whole Numbers


Classification of Animals and Plants

Social Studies