5th Grade News

Week of May 22nd

We are so grateful and glad to have spent a year of learning with our students. Remember to stay Wolfpack Strong as you enter a new chapter in your life.

Learning Objectives This Week


Prepare a lesson, or lesson materials, for a skill a future 5th grader would need to know.


Same as Reading.


Escape With the Pharaohs (a fun game incorporating all subject areas with an ancient Egypt theme)


Fidget Spinner STEM Challenge

**Students CAN bring Spinners to Science all week!**

Social Studies

Create a monument for a significant historical event.


Of course there's no homework this week! :)

Information and News

May 31 - Learning Celebration 9-11 am and Fifth Grade Fiesta

June 1 - 5th Grade Clapout at 12:10 (join us in the gym!)

Summer Reading Lists:

For students entering 6th – 8th: http://www.katyisd.org/students/Documents/SsuggestedSummerReadingList.pdf

Summer History Camp at Bayou Bend (Where our own Mr. Tom Wilson is a docent) July 17th – 21st: Crafting America continues a 10+ year MFAH tradition of presenting a summer history camp at Bayou Bend focused on early American culture. This link https://www.mfah.org/visit/bayou-bend-collection-and-gardens/education-programs-bayou-bend/#section-summer-history-camp tells you more about it and the application form is attached there. This camp is intended for students entering or exiting the 5th grade.

KISD Summer Recreation Program provides sports related opportunities for children and adults. Registration details and additional information about each program can be found at the Community Flyer link on the main page of http://www.katyisd.org.

Tompkins High School Crimson Cavalette’s Dance Team will be offering a summer camp from June 19th – 22nd, 8:00 a.m. – noon for 4th and 5th grade students. Please visit http://crimsoncavalettes.org for full details and registration.

SLJH News: Save the dates for Crush Camp on July 31st, Back to School Dance on Aug. 4th and Spartans In Sync on Aug. 10th with a make-up date on the 11th.

TJH News: Save the dates for Titan Tactical Training (T3) and T3 Dance for incoming 6th graders on Aug. 3rd, 6th Grade Open House on Aug. 22nd

Are you moving?

If your address will be changing, please print and fill out this form and return to your child's teacher.

Seven Lakes JH Summer Camp Information (for incoming 6th graders)

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May Core Essential: Determination

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Determination-Deciding it's worth it to finish what you've started..

The animal that represents knowledge is the penguin. The color of the month is black.

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5th Grade Team Members

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