March 21 - 25

Rising 6th Grade Orientation Information Meetings

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No School

There is no school Friday, March 25.

Spring Break

Spring break is from March 25 - April 1. Enjoy! :)

Yearbook Sales

Yearbook sales have been extended to April 15! Visit to purchase your yearbook today!

This Week's Learning Topics


I can review using different strategies on unfamiliar words while analyzing poems.

  • RI.5.4 Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to grade 5 topic areas.

  • RI.5.6 Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.


I can use different strategies and previous knowledge to solve real world fraction problems using all operations.

  • 5.NF.4 Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication to multiply a fraction or whole number by a fraction.

  • 5.NF.6 Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.

  • 5.NF.7 Apply and extend previous understandings of division to divide unit fractions by whole numbers and whole numbers by unit fractions


I can classify and understand the differences between producers, consumers, decomposers and their interdependence within their ecosystem.

  • 5.L.2 Understand the interdependence of plants and animals with their ecosystem

  • 5.L.2.2 Classify the organisms within an ecosystem according to the function they serve: producers, consumers, or decomposers (biotic factors).


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