5TH GRADE NEWS

March 19th - 22nd

IMPORTANT DATES

Monday, 3/18 -- No School

Wednesday, 3/20 - Friday, 3/22 - Mary Poppins Musical

Tuesday, 3/26 -- Report Cards Go Home

Monday, 4/1 - Friday, 4/5 -- Spring Break

ASSESSMENTS

Wednesday, 5/1 -- Georgia Milestones: ELA Section 1

Thursday, 5/2 -- Georgia Milestones: ELA Section 2

Monday, 5/6 -- Georgia Milestones: Math Section 1

Tuesday, 5/7 -- Georgia Milestones: Math Section 2

Thursday, 5/9 -- Georgia Milestones: Science

Friday, 5/10 -- Georgia Milestones: Social Studies

THIS WEEK'S SKILLS & CONTENT

Writing

5W1: Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.

5W3: Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences. (Review/Remediation)


Grammar

5L2b. Use a comma to separate an introductory element from the rest of the sentence. (Review/Remediation)


Social Studies

SS5H5: Discuss the origins and consequences of the Cold War.

TUTORING

No tutoring will be offered after school or during lunch this week due to the musical.

IB EXHIBITION

Last week, students began discussing ideas for taking action for their exhibition projects. This week, myself or Ms. France will approve of one idea for each group. Students will then take action in the coming weeks with their teammates. This will likely take place outside of school. More information to come...

5TH GRADE PROMOTION YARD SIGNS

Celebrate your 5th grader with a Promotion Yard Sign. Signs are $18 and can be purchased through MSA until March 29th.


Signs will be available for pick up by the end of April.


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5TH GRADE PROMOTION CEREMONY VIDEO


PHOTOS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY March 31st.


Photographs for the video slideshow that will play as guests enter the 5th Grade Promotion Ceremony are now being collected. Please use the link below to submit a picture of your 5th grader as a baby, and if you would like please submit one of them in their 5th grade year as well. If you do not submit a 5th grade photo, your child’s yearbook photo will be used instead. All photos must be submitted by 3/31.


Submission Form: https://goo.gl/forms/yYl8YyiVX1RFDuPd2