5th Grade News

Friday, September 26, 2014

Learning Objectives for the Week of September 29, 2014

Language Arts

Reading - Narrative Fiction

Writing - Literary Essay

*We will be taking a characterization assessment on Thursday. We have been working on this skill for several weeks and will be reviewing in class.

Social Studies



Physical Properties of Matter (Test FRIDAY, October 3)

Forms of Energy

District Learning Assessment Tuesday, September 30


Addition and Subtraction of Decimals


Math - pages 51, 57, 63-64, and 69-70 (Due Friday)

Reading - Choose one menu item that you have not previously completed. (Due Friday)

Please remember to turn in your homework on the due date set by your teacher in all subjects.

Important Information and News

Read, Deed, Run

If you were not able to attend the parent meeting for Read, Deed, Run on Tuesday and your child is interested in being part of this club, please check Edmodo for an application and informational presentation. The application is due by Monday, September 29.

Destination Imagination

If you are interested in being a part of Destination Imagination, please follow the link below to sign up. The deadline to turn the form is Sunday, Sept. 28th. Team forming meeting will be next Tuesday from 5:30-6:00pm in the LGA. All kids and parents are to attend the meeting.


Early Dismissal

Remember that Friday, October 3 is early dismissal. More information will be sent out by the office staff as the day approaches.

Core Essential for October

The Core Essential for October is CREATIVITY. Creativity means using your imagination to do or create something unique. Show your creativity by wearing TIE DYE on Fridays in October!

5th Grade Teachers

Willie Manning

Libby Smith

Julie Hernandez

Julie Longoria

Jennifer Counter

Nichole Howard

Kailey Miller

Abbie Artley

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