5th Grade News

For the Week of February 29- March 4

Learning Objectives

Reading and Language Arts

  • Reading - analyzing biographies
  • Writing -revising and editing persuasive writing

***Literary Non-Fiction Unit Test 3/4 (Major Grade)***


  • Earth and Space
***Earth and Space Test 3/2/16 (Major Grade)***


  • Converting metric units of measurement

  • Data analysis (dot plots and bar graphs)

***Geometry Test 3/2/16 (Major Grade)***

Social Studies

  • Civil War (surrender, reconstruction)
***Civil War Test 3/3/16 (Major Grade) - students will be able to use notes and book)***


Math: Homework #7 - On Canvas. You will answer the questions directly on Canvas and turn in the paper on which you showed your work. You must turn in the work in order to receive full credit for your homework.

Reading: Reading Homework #8 is posted under the Quizzes tab on Canvas. Homework will be submitted through Canvas this week. Please open Canvas through a web browser (ex: Safari or Chrome) in order to view and complete this assignment.

Science: Earth and Space

Think Through Math Information

The Think Through Math program is now available for use by all Katy ISD students. This is a research-based supplemental support program designed to fit the individual needs and skills of each student. Log-in and incentive information is available on Canvas and the 5th grade website. Please contact your child's teacher if you have additional questions.

Information and News

Upcoming Events:

Feb. 29th – TWE Spirit Night at the Cinco Ranch Chick-Fil-A from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

March 4th – Lunch and Learn (see the enews or PTA website for more information)

March 14th-18th- Spring Break

March 29th - 5th Grade Math STAAR

March 30th - 5th Grade Reading STAAR


Volunteers Needed

2016 TWE Worldfest! (International Night)

The purpose for the evening is an engaging and community-wide

learning experience regarding the many cultures and countries represented at TWE.

Come take a journey with us!

Thursday, April 14, from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

If you are interested in hosting or assisting a booth, please see the link below.


If you have any questions, please contact Susan Boiarsky 281.234.1586 or susandboiarsky@katyisd.org

The picture below is from Worldfest 2014!

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Stay Connected to TWE!

5th Grade Google Homepage : http://bit.ly/twe5th

PTA Website: www.twepta.org

TWE Pack Prints Blog: http://twepackprints.blogspot.com/

5th Grade Google Homepage

5th Grade Team Members