Classroom News

Room 653 May 9th-13th

What we are learning.

Language Arts Focus:

Students will be taking the CAASPP.

Math Focus:

Students will be taking the CAASPP.

Social Studies Focus:

We are will continuing working on the Constitution.


We will be working on life science and focus on plant and animal cells.

Writing Focus:

Our writing focus is narrative. As we develop our writing skill in this genre, we are learning how to incorporate dialogue and figurative language into our writing. We are also focusing on being descriptive writers and showing the reader what is taking place in our narrative instead of simply telling the reader.

What to expect from next week (May 9-13)

Monday: CAASPP Testing begins. PE

Tuesday: Drama


Thursday: PE and Science Lab

Friday: Flag Salute

Assignments/Assessments due: Work on your Science Project. If you are finished, feel free to bring it into class. I will keep it safe until the 18th.

Upcoming Events

5/9-5/18: State Testing for 5th grade

5/13: Flag Salute

5/18: Science Project Due

5/19: Open House

5/30: Memorial Day

6/17: Flag Salute

6/21: 5th Grade Promotion

6/22: Last Day of School, Report cards go home , and 12:55 dismissal