Bennett Bears 5th Grade News

Week of October 5th

What’s Happening in ELAR/ Social Studies

In Reading, we will be analyzing literary nonfiction. We will continue to read and analyze Rump as a class. We will read our book club books! We will write biographies about a special person to us.


In Social Studies, we will learn about American Colonization though our American Colonization ELM.

Homework is due Friday, October 9th.

What's Happening in Math/ Science

In math this week, we will be estimating, adjusting quotients, and dividing (five digit divided by a two digit divisor) using whole numbers. There will be no math homework. Please be studying for science.


In Science, we will be wrapping up our Matter Unit. We will also spend a day reviewing in preparation for our District Assessment that will be given on Friday, October 9th. Please ensure that your child is utilizing the attached study guide. This guide was designed to help your child be successful.

Upcoming Events

  • Monday, October 5th: Camp paperwork DUE!
  • Wednesday, October 7th: National Walk to School Day
  • Friday, October 9th: Family Fitness Night 6:30 - 8:30, Watch Dog Sign Up Ends
  • Tuesday, October 13th: Bennett/Culvers Night 5:00 - 10:00pm
  • Monday, October 19th: Red Ribbon Week Begins
  • Friday, October 23rd: Background checks need to be approved by this date for camp volunteers; Chaperone Lottery
  • Monday, October 26th: No School, Parent/Teacher Conferences; Chaperones notified about camp.
  • Thursday, October 29th: Fundraiser Pick Up
  • Friday, October 30th: Friday Live 2:15pm; 2nd camp payment due ($75)
  • Monday, November 9th: Chaperone Meeting at 7:15am
  • November 18-20: Allaso Ranch 5th Grade Camping Trip!!

Homework for the Week!

Weekly Spelling Words!

Extra Information!