5th Grade Newsletter

October 5, 2017

Important Dates

October 6 & 9 - No School

October 13 - STUCO Applications Due

October 13 - Stampede Kickoff

October 15 - All Pine Cove Payments are Due (check or Mypaymentsplus)

October 17 - Pine Cove Chaperone Meeting 6:30-7:30 in pod 3

October 20 - Stampede Fun Run 9:40-5th grade

November 3- Smith 20th Anniversary Celebration!

Last Call for Dietary Needs!

Last call for parents to fill out students with special dietary needs. Chaperone dietary needs will take place after chaperone names are drawn.

Please click on the form link and designate what your child's need is:


Parental Access to HAC is Now Available

Have you every wanted to be able to access your child's grades on a regular basis? Now, you can! Last week, you received an email with detailed information about this program. You can also access the following link on our Frisco ISD website for more information.

Our Smith Stampede is on it's way!!!!

You will be receiving an email from 99Pledges tomorrow with a direct link to your child’s fundraising page for the Smith Stampede.

If you do not receive the email, here is the link once again to fill-out the contact form and a page will be created for them.


The Stampede Kick-Off Assembly will be during Celebrate Smith on 10/13. You can use the long weekend to get a jump start on your fundraising efforts!

Student Council

A letter went home last week about Student Council. If your child is interested in running for STUCO Representative for their class, please have your child ask their homeroom teacher for an application. Applications are due NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 13th. No EXCEPTIONS!!


Math - Decimal Multiplication

Science - Uses of Energy/Electricity

Reading - Summarizing Fiction

Social Studies - Causes of the American Revolution

Writing - Poetry

Grammar - Adjectives

This week in class meetings...

We will be discussing the power of words!