5th Grade Newsletter

April 25- April 29

Take a Peek at Our Week!

ELA: Novel Study- Where the Red Fern Grows

Math: Graphing

Science: Boot Camp (Content Review)

Social Studies: The Industrial Revolution

"Tale" Gate Party April 30th 10:00-12:00pm at Roo Stadium

Vocabulary This Week


1. legible

2. instance

3. reference

4. elegance

5. independence

6. phobia

7. symbolism

8. criticism

9. edible

10. acceptable


stem & leaf

dot plots


1. medium

2. refraction

3. reflection

4. transmit

5. opaque

Upcoming Adventures this Week

April 30- Band Instrument Tryouts @ 9th Grade Center Cafeteria from 11:00-12:00

May 4- College Colors Day

May 6- Muffins for Mom

May 6- Spirit Store

May 11- Science STAAR Test

May 16-18 Camp Grady Spruce

May 20- Field Day

Yearbooks have arrived!! We have extras for sale for $20.00 each.

Camp Grady Spruce Paperwork

Required forms:

Student Emergency Information

YMCA Outdoor Environmental Education form

Optional forms:

Sack Lunch

Permission to Ride Home with Parent


Please fill free to contact me if you have any further questions.


Daily Run Down

7:50-8:00 Morning Gathering

8:00-9:20 Block 1

9:20-10:40 Block 2

10:40-12:00 Block 3

12:00-12:50 Social Studies

12:50-1:25 Lunch

1:25-2:10 P.E./ Music

2:10-2:40 Power Up

2:40-3:00 Recess

3:00-3:15 Prepare for Dismissal

Teacher Website Links

Bill Wright Elementary

The Mission of Bill Wright Elementary School is to TEACH, CHALLENGE, and INSPIRE each student in a safe, nurturing environment, to succeed in the globe community.