Fifth Grade News

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Mrs. Henline Mrs. Giancola Mr. Rau


We are currently learning how to divide fractions. Students will be using models in order to divide fractions and also apply dividing fractions to real world problems.


Students are currently working on informative writing. They are gathering multiple sources to create an iBook.


We are finishing up Matter and Energy and we will be moving onto Mixtures and Solutions. Ask your child about how an object can change from one state of matter to another.

Social Studies

Students are moving forward with the Colonial America studies. We will be studying the events and topics leading up to the American Revolution and our Independence.

Language Arts

Don't forget to ask your students about the amazing novel we just finished reading called, "because of mr. terupt" We will be moving from fiction to non-fiction and focus on multiple accounts of the same event or topic.

Important Dates

  • Geography Bee: February 3rd
  • Valentine's Day Party: February 14th
  • No School: February 15th
  • Washington County Public Library Field Trip: February 24th

Citizens of the Month for November/December

Mrs. Henline: NeHaven Kirkland

Mrs. Giancola: Gabby Lowery-James

Mr. Rau: Abby Fianko


Always remember to be here on time.

Practice your math facts at home.

Read, read, read!