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Prairie View's 5th Grade News

Change of Dates (Please read carefully)

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Million Words Challenge Goals

Make sure your child is reading 30 minutes every night and logging their minutes to turn in on Mondays!


April 20 = 4,500 minutes DUE

Week 25 Learning Targets

Language Arts- We are starting our STAAR Countdown. We have ten class days left before the big day. We will be refining our test taking skill and strategies, as we set goals and achieve them!


Math- Our new module extends multiplication to examples involving decimals to the hundredths. We will be representing this information using number lines, fraction bars, box method, and traditional algorithm.


Science- This week we will complete our unit on life science. The Eco column investigation will continue through the end of the school year. The students will be reviewing for the end of unit assessment for life science that will take place next week. Vocabulary: metamorphosis, complete metamorphosis, incomplete metamorphosis, learned behavior, inherited trait, and genes.

Dismissal

NEW! We will no longer call students out of class after 2:30pm for early dismissal. We need to make sure each child is getting home safely and after 2:30pm teachers are working to ensure this happens. Thank you for your cooperation in helping all Hawks get home safely.

ATTENTION CAR RIDERS: You must have the GREEN pick up card on your dashboard when picking up your child. If you choose to park and walk up, you must have your pick up card with you. The safety of your children is our top priority. Thank you for your cooperation.

Watch the Academy Video Posted Below

Middle School Reading Lists (Start Early)

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No SPELLING this week.

Same words as last week.
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PVE Writing Rubric Expectations

Parents, we would like to refresh your memory of the 2014/2015 PVE instructional focus. Across all curricular arenas we are directing our attention to writing. It is our expectation that every student will progress at least one year in their level of writing. As a staff we have created a rubric to hold the students accountable. This rubric is posted below. When your child is writing any assignment at home, please hold them to the fifth grade standard. The rubric is not unfamiliar to the students. A checklist with goals is in their Go Folder (pictured below). Please review your child's checklist and goals with them at home. The rubric itself is in every subject notebook, and it is posted in every classroom. We are continually amazed by the quality of work our children produce and fully expect each child to meet their goal.

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Stride Academy

We do have Stride Academy again this year. It is a great online program for the kids to play and have fun while strengthening their reading and math skills. It works at their level and targets specific areas of need. Please login and enjoy! Please find your child's homeroom teacher information below.

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Million Word Challenge 4th 6 Week Winner

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3 Time Champions: Mrs. Davidson's Class

Six Week Auctions- Need Donations

We will be having auctions about every 6 weeks. This is a great way for our students to spend the "money" they have been earning for their classroom jobs and excellent behavior. We would love any donations to make this the best auction ever. Donations can vary from anything to new/slightly used small toys, finger nail polish, lotions, Pokémon, trinkets, etc. We would greatly appreciate any donations.

Bring in Boxtops!

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We are striving for 98% attendance at Prairie View! Please make every effort to have your child at school everyday!

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Parent Presentation

Tuesday, March 17th, 6pm

Chisholm Trail Middle School, Rhome, TX, United States

Rhome, TX

Donuts with Dad

Wednesday, March 18th, 7:15am

PVE Gym

PTA Spaghetti Dinner

Tuesday, March 24th, 5:30-7pm

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Progress Reports Go Home

Monday, March 30th, 7:15am

Look in "Go" Folder

4th Grade STAAR WRITING Day 1 (Closed Campus)

Monday, March 30th, 7:15am-3:30pm

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5th Grade Reading STAAR/ 4th Grade Writing STAAR Day 2 (Closed Campus)

Tuesday, March 31st, 7:15am-3:30pm

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Make sure your 5th grader gets plenty of rest and a healthy breakfast!

Spring Class Photos

Friday, April 10th, 9pm

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Talent Show

Tuesday, April 14th, 6:30-8pm

NHS PAC

Million Word Challenge Minutes DUE! (4, 500)

Monday, April 20th, 7:15am

PVE Classroom

5th Grade Math STAAR (Closed Campus)

Monday, April 20th, 7:15am-3:30pm

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3rd & 4th STAAR Math (Closed Campus)

Tuesday, April 21st, 7:15am-3:30pm

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5th Grade Science STAAR / 3rd & 4th Reading STAAR (Closed Campus)

Wednesday, April 22nd, 7:15am-3:30pm

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Hawk Huddle

Friday, April 24th, 8am

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General PTA Meeting

Tuesday, April 28th, 5pm

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Choir Performing at NHS Baseball Game

Friday, May 1st, 5:30pm

NHS

Teacher Appreciation Week and National Nurses Week

Monday, May 4th, 7:15am to Friday, May 8th, 3:30pm

Everywhere

5th Grade Reading STAAR Retakes (Closed Campus)

Tuesday, May 12th, 7:15am-3:30pm

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Dual Language Parent Information Meeting

Thursday, May 14th, 6pm

PVE Library

Muffins with Mom

Friday, May 15th, 7:15am

PVE Gym

Field Day

Friday, May 22nd, 8am-2:45pm

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Memorial Day (NO SCHOOL)

Monday, May 25th, 7:15am

HOME

Night of No Limits and Mrs. D's Birthday ;)

Thursday, May 28th, 6pm

Northwest HS

5th Grade Award Ceremony

Wednesday, June 3rd, 8am

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Students will dress up for this wonderful occasion.

Last Hawk Huddle (Early Release @12:15)

Thursday, June 4th, 8am

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Last Day of School (Early Release @ 12:15)

Friday, June 5th, 12:15pm

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Contact Information

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