5th Grade News!

For the Week of August 31 - September 4

Inspirational Quote of the Week

In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.

Nikos Kazantzakis

Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/topics/topic_motivational.html#vAWtvxCbPhMgzXlC.99

Learning Objectives

Language Arts

  • Responding to text
  • Using senses to make writing interesting


  • Examining physical properties of matter
  • **Science Test over Tools, Safety, and Scientific Method - Tuesday, September 1**


  • Adding and subtracting decimals to solve problems

Social Studies

  • Identifying states, capitals, regions, and urban areas
  • Understanding the Pledge of Allegiance


No homework this week!

Beginning next week, homework will be assigned on Fridays and will be due the following Friday.

Information and News

Upcoming Events

  • Labor Day Holiday: September 7
  • Back to School Night: September 15, 6:00pm
  • Deadline for GT Screening Parent Checklist: September 21

Important Information

Please make sure you are reviewing your child's planner and initialing the Expectation Card daily.

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