5th Grade News!

For the Week of May 18-22, 2015

Inspirational Quote of the Week:

A problem is a chance for you to do your best.

-Duke Ellington

Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com

Learning Objectives

Language Arts

  • Creating a memoir (writing)
  • Literature Circles (reading)

***Commonly Confused Words Grammar Quiz Tuesday or Wednesday - we will study for this in class***

***Memoir On-Demand - Thursday (Writing Grade)***


  • Bridge Project


  • Math Stations

Social Studies

  • Researching historical figures



Work on Project Fair assignment. No other homework for this week!

Information and News

Upcoming Events

  • Seven Lakes Jr. High Field Trip - May 21
  • 5th Grade Project Fair - May 22
  • All Books Due to Library - May 22
  • Memorial Day Holiday - May 25
  • Pool Party - May 27
  • 5th Grade Learning Celebration (morning) and Backyard Bash (afternoon) - June 3
  • Last Day and Early Dismissal - June 4

If you have not turned in your 5th Grade Celebration Slide Template, please do so ASAP!! This is a requirement.

5th Grade Project Fair

Students will be participating in our first annual 5th Grade Project Fair on May 22. We have been working in language classes to work on plans for this project and will continue to allow students to work on this at school. You are encouraged to help your child with this project at home, as well.

Please see below for Project Fair times:

Artley, Miller, Smith, Manning - 9:00am-10:00am

Longoria, Counter, Howard, Hernandez - 2:00pm-3:00pm


5/19 crazy socks/stinky feet

Lunch w/ teacher – scheduled by teacher

Kickball – scheduled with switch class

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