Estridge Edition

News From Our 5th Grade Classroom 5/9/16

What's Happening in the Classroom



During our reading block this week, we will be taking our final NWEA assessments.


We will continue a series of review lessons based on math topics 6th grade teachers have asked us to review, including multiplication/division patterns and the standard algorithm of multiplication (2 digit by 2 digit).

Writing & Language Arts

We will continue a review unit in language. We will review verb tenses and verb types.

Social Studies

We will take the Unit 8 Test on Tuesday, 5/10.

Spelling List for This Week

No list due to the shortened week.

Other Info...

A Note from Student Council

Student Council is sponsoring "Mayhem Days" in May. They are fun, dress up days for our Central students and staff.

Thursday, May 12 - Neon Day (wear neon colored clothing)

Friday, May 20 - Famous Person Day (dress up like someone famous from the past or present!!)

Friday, May 27 - Favorite Sports Team Day (wear a shirt or jersey from your favorite professional or college sports team)

Dates to Remember

May 11 & 12- Camp Tecumseh

May 13- No School

June 1- Fifth Grade Farewell (More information to come!)

A second reminder about Camp T., along with a suggested packing list, is coming home today on a yellow sheet of paper.

If you are a parent who is chaperoning this trip, please be aware that there will be a parent meeting on Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. prior to departure.