The School Scoop

All Things Fifth Grade!

- Upcoming Dates -

Parent-Teacher Conferences: November 17th

No School: November 25-30th

Penny War: December 1-4th

*Start saving your pennies!

SOAR Cycle 2 Starts: December 10th

Thank You!

We appreciate the generosity of the families who donated to our classroom. Our sticky note bucket is once again full! #lifesavers #parentsarethebest

SOAR Cycle One Celebrations

Ms. Pearson's SOAR group celebrated with cheddar bacon popcorn (YUM) and a webcast with Usher. He taught us all about setting goals as students, the power of reading, and how to be a better person.

Ask your son or daughter how their group celebrated!

Bookish News

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Writer's Workshop

The Lens of History: Research Reports

Early American Settlers.

  • Research Skills
  • Generating questions to DRIVE our research with purpose
  • How to set cite our sources: Bibliographies



Investigation 4: Build a Mountain (Still Building!)

  • Topographic Maps
  • Elevation
  • Base
  • Peak
  • Sea Level
  • Contour Lines
  • Contour Intervals
  • Compass Rose


Unit 4: Quadrilaterals and Tricky Triangles

Reader's Workshop

Reading the Weather, Reading the World: Nonfiction

  • Nonfiction Text Structures