5th Grade News

For the Week of May 23-27

May Core Essential: Contentment

The fox is a species that can be content in a variety of environments. Be like the fox! Be content to be who you are.
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Learning Objectives

Language Arts:
  • Book Clubs - Read and discuss interesting literature


  • Create a Battleship game using a coordinate grid and ordered pairs

Social Studies:

  • Creation of a 20th century monument depicting an event that changed our lives


  • STEM Bridge Building Project


On the afternoon of May 31, we will be doing an Egg Drop experiment!

Please bring the following if possible:

Newspaper, old boxes, empty 2 liter bottles, empty toilet paper or paper towel rolls, plastic grocery sacks, pieces of cardboard

Information and News

Upcoming Events:

5th Grade Pool Party - May 25. Only students who turned in their money and permission slips on or before Thursday, April 28 may attend the party. PTA will send out more information as the date approaches.

5th Grade Field Trip to SLJH: May 26. We will return before lunch, so no sack lunch is needed. Permission slips will be coming home soon.

Student Holiday: Friday, May 27 and Monday, May 30

Field Day: May 31

Learning Celebration/5th Grade Fiesta: June 1 (more info on this fun day will be coming!)

Last Day of School: June 2 (early dismissal)

A DVD of our Learning Celebration will be available for purchase. You will receive an email with an order form attached.

The Scope on Summer Learning is a resource for parents and students that is easily accessed through the Katy ISD webpage>Parents>A View Into Elementary Instruction or by clicking on the link https://katyisd.instructure.com/courses/84117 Once there, click on the picture shown below. It will take you to links for Reading, Science, and Math engaging learning activities for our students! What a fun way to keep learning happening over summer break!

Stay Connected to TWE!

5th Grade Google Homepage : http://bit.ly/twe5th

PTA Website: www.twepta.org

TWE Pack Prints Blog: http://twepackprints.blogspot.com/

5th Grade Google Homepage

5th Grade Team Members