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.