Wednesday, December 14, 2016

5th Grade Update

We are winding down our first semester of 5th grade and have a LOT going on!

Thursday, 12/15 - We will be starting our Science presentations and finishing up our NWEA testing.

Friday, 12/16 - We will be finishing up our Science presentations.

Monday, 12/19 - DARE essays are due.

Tuesday, 12/20 - Narrative Writing is due. This is also the LAST day to retake a test. Students are responsible for filling out a request to retest form and asking for the retake. They all know their grades and have this opportunity throughout each quarter.

*We are working through Topic 5 in math, Division with 2 Digit Divisors. Everyone has a practice packet to work through. We will review Wednesday and Thursday and test the Friday we come back in January.

*DARE Graduation will be in January. More information to come.


Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday Updates

Good afternoon! I have enjoyed  my first full week back in the classroom! Only 2 1/2 weeks until Christmas break! 

Here are some reminders:

-We are currently in a Behavior Challenge. Starting this week, any student with NO behavior problems will earn a FUN-filled day of games and snacks on the last day before break.

-Our parent/teacher conferences begin next Monday. My dates are 12/5, 12/6 and the following Monday, 12/12. If you can't remember your conference time, please let me know and I will send a reminder.

-The Christmas Band Concert and Craft Bazaar is Saturday, December 10th.

-The Choir Concert is December 13th.

-Christmas break begins on December 21st.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Astronomy Test 1

We are splitting our Astronomy unit into 2 parts. Our first part will be over the movement of objects in space and moon phases. The second part will be over the planets. 

Our first Astronomy assessment will be next Thursday, December 1st. 

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Cox Care Mobile

The Cox Care Mobile is scheduled to be at Clever Schools on Thursday, December 1, 2016. Your child can be seen for FREE whether you have insurance or not. Services are available for children ages birth to eighteen years. You may call the school nurse to inquire about the services provided, to schedule an appointment, or to receive the necessary paperwork. 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Clever Bands Craft Bazaar

The Clever Band program will be having their annual Craft Bazaar on Saturday, December 10th from 9:00 - 3:00. There will be many vendors, a silent auction, bake sale, and food available. 

This is also the day for the Christmas Parade & Band Concerts!