Welcome to 5th Grade!

SUMMER 2021 - HONORS MATH EDITION

A Message from Your 5th Grade Teachers!

Dear Parents,


We are excited to meet you and your child in September for the 2021-22 school year. Fifth grade brings with it many opportunities for growth, learning, and fun. We look forward to supporting the students and watching them soar!


Summer Reminders:

  • Summer Reading and Math Work (Complete by Thursday, September 9th)

  • Student Supplies (due Thursday, September 9th)

  • Book Day (Wednesday, September 8th)

  • Take some time to relax and have fun!


We welcome your partnership throughout the school year. Should you have any questions during the summer, please do not hesitate to reach out.


Stay safe and healthy!

Mrs. Cooper (jcooper@gmaelem.org)

Mr. Kelly (ckelly@gmaelem.org)

Mrs. Lofgren (slofgren@gmaelem.org)

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Gwynedd-Mercy Academy Elementary has bundled tuition which includes field trips, school pictures, yearbook, and student planners. Below is a list of supplemental supplies your child will need for 5th Grade:


STATIONERY ITEMS

Please place in a large Ziploc bag labeled with your child's first and last name.



  • 1" Black Binder

  • Colored Pencils - Crayola - 24 Ct
  • Composition Book - Wide Ruled - Black - 100 Ct
  • Composition Book - Wide Ruled - Blue - 100 Ct
  • Composition Book - Wide Ruled - Green - 100 Ct
  • Composition Book - Wide Ruled - Purple - 100 Ct
  • Dry Erase Markers - Expo - 4 Color Set - Chisel
  • 3 Elmer's Glue Washable Sticks - Jumbo
  • Highlighter - Pen Style - Chisel - 3 Pack - Yellow, Blue, Pink
  • Markers - Washable - Crayola - Assorted - 12 Ct - Thin
  • Looseleaf Paper - College ruled - 200 Ct
  • Pencil - Mechanical - BIC - .7mm - 10 Pk
  • Pencil - Mechanical - BIC - Refill - .7mm - 30 Pack
  • Pens - BIC - 2 Pk - Red
  • Pens - Erasable - Papermate - Black - 12 Ct
  • Ruler - 6 Inch - Plastic
  • Scissors - Fiskar - 6 Inch - Big Kids



ADDITIONAL ITEMS

  • Scientific calculator
  • One pair of earbuds/headphones with 3.5mm (not bluetooth or Apple lightning) with case
  • One reusable water bottle
  • Individual or pocket-sized hand sanitizer
  • Individual tissue packets
  • Optional: Wireless mouse to be used with Microsoft Surface tablets


CLASSROOM ITEMS

  • Box of tissues

  • Disinfecting wipes

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Summer assignment information and IXL tracking sheet!

Students should spend 15-20 minutes on each skill listed on the attached document.

Click the link below to access IXL!

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Click below to access your summer reading assignment!

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