The Mullis Crew News

December 7th-11th

Check Out Our Class!! We're on TV from our trip to the Carroll School!

PBS will feature a 30 minute segment in late January early February, but a short segment was included this week as part of a PBS broadcast. We have some famous actors and actresses on our hands!!

https://youtu.be/U1PNyiKMJS0
Porta Portal is a website that has resources for every subject! Please use it for additional study tools! It is directly related to my teaching and our SC standards. The students can access Porta Portal from their Canvas account.
http://guest.portaportal.com/ihes5

Please Make Note of Upcoming Test Dates

-Adding and Subtracting Fractions With Unlike Denominators (Mixed Numbers) on Monday, December 7th
-Conjunctions Test on Wednesday, December 9th
-World War I Test on Thursday, December 10th
-Roaring Twenties Test on Wednesday, December 16th
-Beaches/Oceans/Tides/Currents/Waves Test on Wednesday, December 9th
-Unit Science Test on Thursday, December 17th
-Multiplying and Dividing Fractions on Wednesday, December 16th

A Peek At Our Week

Math- Multiply and Divide Fractions
Science- Beaches/Oceans/Tides/Currents/Waves (Test Wednesday)
Social Studies- World War I (Test Thursday)
Writing- Holiday Research Project

Holiday Lunch on Thursday, December 17th. 5th grade students and their families will eat from 12:30-1:30. Please send in the red meal ticket if you plan to attend so our lunch staff can plan accordingly :)

Holiday Dress Up Days (12-14/12-18)

Monday, Dec. 14th - Holiday Tree

Tuesday, Dec. 15th - Ugly sweater

Wednesday, Dec. 16th - Candy Cane

Thursday, Dec. 17th- Holiday Socks and Hats/Pajamas for kindergarten

Friday, Dec. 18th - Pajamas/Reindeer for Kindergarten

Toy Drive

IHES Student Council it sponsoring a toy drive.

When: November 30-December 11, 2015

What to do: Send in a new, unwrapped toy with your child.

Students will bring in toys and place them in the bins in the atrium.

All proceeds will benefit the United Way Toys for Happiness Charity, a local helping agency. They provide toys and gifts (all new, no used) for ages infant through 14 years, and can use bikes, toys, jewelry, $10 gift cards, nice body lotions and scents, gadgets for teens, batteries and money/gift cards (they use monetary donations to purchase items when we are short for a particular age/gender).

December 21st-January 4th NO SCHOOL

PTA Events

Wednesday, December 9th- Zaxby's Spirit Night

Movie Night: Polar Express (Friday, December 11th) Doors open at 5:30 and the movie starts at 6:00. Free admission. Popcorn, drinks, snacks, and pizza will be sold. Students may wear PJs. Pizza order forms will be sent home on Monday, December 7th. Bring chairs or blankets, no seating provided.

Monday, December 14th: Nishie G's Spirit Night

Friday, April 1st FUN RUN!!!

Yearbook Sales

Order your yearbook at:

ybpay.lifetouch.com


ALL YEARBOOKS MUST BE PURCHASED ONLINE!! Prices go up $5.00 at the beginning of February!

Resources


Link to Standards (Parent Friendly)

http://www.scfriendlystandards.org/index.htm


Lunch Menu

https://rockhillsd.sodexomyway.com/menus/index.html


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