Mrs. Steffen's GATE Classes
All GATE classes are now underway!
If your child is in grade 4 or 5, ask them about our Habit of Mind for the month - persistence!
Important September Dates:
September 15 - Wear blue and white to school
September 21-24 All grade 5 students take the OLSAT test, designed for placement into Magnet program in grade 6.
Students will begin a learning experience that asks them to comprehend Counting Crocodiles a book heavy in divergent thinking and questioning. They will not only identify the elements of the story (RL1.3), but will also devise a way to solve the math problem presented in the story and find multiples way to solve it involving addition and subtraction (1.OA.3 and 6).