Mrs. Nash's Class

October 9, 2015

No School on Monday!

Don't forget that Monday, October 12th is a teacher workday and a holiday for students.

IOWA Testing Coming up

Students will be taking the IOWA Standardized test October 19-23. The test will begin each morning at 9:00 and will finish around 11:00 each day. Please make every effort to be at school and on time each day of the testing. Students should get a good night's sleep, eat a good breakfast and try their best.

End of the 9 week grading period

This nine week grading period ends on October 9th, however, students will still be completing District Assessments next week. Those grades will be added to their first nine weeks' averages. Report cards will be issued on Friday, October 23rd.

Fifth grade T-shirts

If your child has not purchased his or her fifth grade t-shirt, please send $10.00 and their t-shirt size as soon as possible. The deadline has been extended to October 16th.

STEAM NIGHT

The October PTA meeting will be STEAM night where parents and students can explore various STEAM activities. The schedule is as follows:


5:00-6:00 Parent University focused on Technology

6:00- 7:00 STEAM Night

7:00-8:00 PTA meeting and 2nd grade chorus performance


Pizza and drinks may be purchased starting at 5:30 pm.


Hope to see you there!

Check your Friday folder for information regarding our first 5th grade event!

Fifth grade will be going bowling on October 23rd from 6:00-8:00 at Loganville Stars and Strikes.

What we're learning next week...

Reading - Determine theme of a story, drama or poem from details in the text. Summarize the text.


ELA - Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships including similes and metaphors.


Math - Add and Subtract fractions and mixed numbers with unlike denominators


Science - Harmful and Beneficial Microorganisms


Social Studies - Turn of the Century, Inventors and Inventions