Last Week of School!

Important dates…
Tuesday, June 11th – No school for students!
Thursday, June 13th – Moving Up Ceremony at 9:00a (please wear dress up/nice clothes – students may bring clothes to change into for after the ceremony)
Friday, June 14th – Last Day/Half Day of School!

Spirit Week
Monday, June 10th – Wear something from a different place
Wednesday, June 12th – Wear your pajamas (no slippers)
Thursday, June 13th – Wear your favorite summer hat (after the moving up ceremony)
Friday, June 14th – Wear your favorite beach outfit and flip flops (no bathing suits)

 

 

Happy June!

Important dates…
Thursday, June 6th – Wax Museum/STEAM Research Project due *All writing parts will be completed in class!
Friday, June 7th – STEAM Night/Cub Celebration, 5:30 – 7:30 *Students will present their wax museum project during the first hour
Sunday, June 9th – Bowling Party (for those who have returned form and payment in advance)
Thursday, June 13th – 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony, 9:00
Friday, June 14th – Last day/half day of school!

Week of May 20th

Important dates…
Tuesday, May 21st – Science race card quiz SOL 5.1
Thursday, May 23rd – Science SOL
Friday, May 31st – Field Day (volunteers needed – see emails previously sent)
Thursday, June 6th – Wax Museum/STEAM Research Project Due (all written components will be completed in class)

Week of May 13th

This week we will be taking SOLs, reviewing for SOLs, and working on our STEAM/Wax Museum projects.

Important dates…
Monday, May 13th – Reading SOL Part 2
Tuesday, May 14th – Science Race Card Quiz (SOL 5.3 Light)
Thursday, May 16th – Math SOL Part 1
Friday, May 17th – Math SOL Part 2
Thursday, May 23rd – Science SOL

*Please make sure that you child eats a filling breakfast and arrives at school on time during SOL testing. If they arrive after testing begins, they will not be permitted to take the test on that day. They will report to the library until testing is completed. Thank you!

Week of May 6th

What are we learning this week?
Language arts – review for SOL
Science – sun, moon, planets (review from 4th grade)
Math – review for SOL

Important dates…
Tuesday, May 7th – Science race card quiz (SOL 5.2 Sound)
Thursday, May 9th – Quiz on Earth, moon, sun, & planets (SOLs 4.7 & 4.8)
Friday, May 10th – READING SOL PART 1
Monday, May 13th – READING SOL PART 2
Thursday, May 16th – MATH SOL PART 1
Friday, May 17th – MATH SOL Part 2
Thursday, May 23rd – SCIENCE SOL

*Please make sure that you child eats a filling breakfast and arrives at school on time during SOL testing. If they arrive after testing begins, they will not be permitted to take the test on that day. They will report to the library until testing is completed. Thank you!

Week of April 29th

What are we learning this week?
Language arts – review
Science – electricity/magnetism & Earth, moon, sun, solar system (review from 4th grade)
Math 5 for Dohrman – metric system

Important dates…
Tuesday, April 30th – Science race card quiz SOL 5.6
Wednesday, May 1st – Electricity/magnetism quiz
Friday, May 3rd – Math test on measurement (Dohrman’s math class only)

5th Grade SOL Dates!
Friday, May 10th – Reading Part 1
Monday, May 13th – Reading Part 2
Thursday, May 16th – Math Part 1
Friday, May 17th – Math Part 2
Thursday, May 23rd – Science

Week of April 23rd

What are we learning this week?
Language arts – review
Science – force/motion review from 4th grade
Math 5 for Dohrman – metric system

Important dates…
April 23rd & 24th: MAPS Testing
April 23rd: Report cards sent home *please sign and return envelope only
April 23rd: Science race card quiz on 5.4 Matter
April 24th: Force/motion quiz
April 26th: CTES Talent Show

Reminder – Please return your 5th grade moving up celebration forms and money as soon as possible (lunch, optional t-shirt, optional bowling). Thank you!

Week of April 15th

What are we learning about this week?
Language arts – cause/effect & compare/contrast
Science – review of force and motion (from 4th grade)
Math 5 for Dohrman – measurement (area, perimeter, volume, metric system)

Important dates…
April 15th – Race Card Science Quiz – SOL 5.7; CTES Blood Drive
April 16th – Scholastic book orders due
April 19th – Half day of school
April 22nd – School closed!
April 23rd – MAPS Testing (math)
April 24th – MAPS Testing (reading)

Week of April 8th

What are we learning this week?
Language Arts – compare and contrast
Social Studies – Midwest region
Math 5 for Dohrman – measurement (area, perimeter, volume)

Important dates…
April 12th: Career Day – Thank you presenters!
April 15th: Blood Drive *contact Mrs. Reece to schedule a time
April 19th: Half day of school
April 22nd: School closed
April 23rd: Math MAPS Testing
April 24th: Reading MAPS Testing
April 26th: Talent Show

Week of March 25th

What are we learning this week?
Language Arts – cause/effect & compare/contrast
Social Studies – Midwest Region
Math 5 for Dohrman – transformations/combine & subdivide shapes

Important dates…
Monday, March 25th: Race Card Science Quiz on Living Systems (to review for SOL)
Tuesday, March 26th: Market Day Field Trip to the Siegel Center (I will send an email with reminders.)
Thursday March 28th: Quiz on Midwest Region – states, capitals, and abbreviations
Friday, March 29th: Cause/Effect Assessment & Half Day of School!
April 1st – 5th: Spring Break! School Closed!
April 15th: CTES Blood Drive