5th Grade Newsletter

December 14- December 18

Take a Peek at Our Week!

ELA: Expository Text/Summarization

Math: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

Science: Non-renewable Resources

Social Studies: To Declare Independence or Not

Vocabulary This Week


No Vocabulary this Week!


  1. fraction bars
  2. pictorial models
  3. algorithm


  1. non-renewable resource
  2. coal
  3. oil
  4. natural gas
  5. fossil fuel

Upcoming Adventures

December 14-18 NO HOMEWORK!

December 15- Pictures with Santa ($3.00 per picture)

December 17- Geography Bee

December 18- Class Parties at 10:30

December 18- Early Release 11:45 (No Lunch Will Be Served)

December 21- January 4- Winter Break

Daily Run Down

7:50-8:00 Morning Gathering

8:00-9:20 Block 1

9:20-10:40 Block 2

10:40-12:00 Block 3

12:00-12:50 Social Studies

12:50-1:25 Lunch

1:25-2:10 P.E./ Music

2:10-2:40 Power Up

2:40-3:00 Recess

3:00-3:15 Prepare for Dismissal

Upcoming Events

January 15- End of the 3rd Six Weeks

January 18- Holiday

Teacher Website Links

Bill Wright Elementary

The Mission of Bill Wright Elementary School is to TEACH, CHALLENGE, and INSPIRE each student in a safe, nurturing environment, to succeed in the globe community.