5th Grade Update

Week of January 29 - February 2

This weeks learning at a glance

Reading- Your child will be reading about Westward Expansion and researching one of the territories.

Writing- Your child will be taking the Reading Benchmark this Wednesday. Please make sure your child is well rested and brings snacks and water to make it through the whole test.

Social Studies- Your child will be finding out about the Westward Expansion and the specifics about one specific territory.

Math- Your child will be working on multiplying and dividing fractions.

Science- Your child will be inquiring into the differences between weather and climate.

states and capitals test febuary 7th

Needed Supplies

Any EMPTY 2-liter bottles

Lysol Wipes to keep tables clean!

If you are able to contribute any of these items please just have your student bring in with them.

Thank you for your help in advance!

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Valentines Day Party February 16th

Please join us for your 5th graders last Valentine's party in elementary school!

Our party will be from 10-11.

Our wonderful room parents have created a sign-up genius for you to choose any items you are willing/able to contribute. Please follow this link to sign up.

5th Grade Valentine's Party Food/Beverage/Consumables Sign-Up Genius


Have you Ordered a JES Yearbook?

If you forgot, search your emails for yearbookordercenter@herffjones.com for a receipt of your online order. Yearbooks are over 72 pages of full color for only $17.

Place orders at https://www.yearbookordercenter.com/index.cfm/jobSearch/displayHome

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Deadline is April 1st.

Upcoming Dates

Class picture day February 15th between 10:20-10-:40. Please try to arrange any appointments around this time.

Early Release at 11:40 am. on Friday, February 16th

Student Holiday on Monday, February 19th (if we don’t have a bad weather day)

**Spring Break is the week of March 12 – 16th.

WatchDOGS “Daddy-Daughter Dance” will be Saturday, April 14th at JES.



Earbuds please!

Dollar general has earbuds for $1!

Please make sure your child has earbuds that they can keep at school. You may have learned already from your child, but it is difficult to hear on one of the programs when they do not have earbuds and they can not listen to the various parts read to them.