- End of Year Testing:. We have our final SOL test on Wednesday! To help your student prepare, please take time to review notes and complete practice homework assignments. Thank you for your continued support!
- PTA Ice Cream Social- What a great performance we had at our recent PTA meeting! The ice cream sundaes were a delicious treat. I enjoyed seeing many of you there.
- Field Trip – Please remember to sign and return the permission slip for our upcoming trip the Virginia Aquarium. Please look for additional information to come home next week with last minute reminders.
- Fifth Grade Day – Our PTA is working hard to get everything set up for our 5th grade day. Coming home today is a letter and RSVP for lunch. Please complete the form indicating what type of pizza your child would like for lunch. Also, a sign-up genius was sent out asking for additional items to be sent in for lunch. We greatly appreciate any help you can provide.
- Theme Days – We are beginning to prepare for the last two weeks of school. Our class will have a theme each day with activities planned around each theme. Please look for a sign-up genius to come home soon requesting supplies and volunteers. Thank you for providing any assistance possible.
In the Classroom
- Reading/Language Arts: Students will complete their Fairy Tale Literature Circles this week with their last group meeting on Tuesday afternoon. They can expect a short comprehension quiz on Thursday of this week, when folders will also be due. For Word Study, we will review the last four lists and take a Unit Test on Friday.
- Math: We have completed the 5th grade math curriculum! Throughout the next few weeks, we will focus on problem solving, reviewing foundational skills, and extending our mathematical knowledge.
- Science: We will continue to review 4th & 5th grade content to prepare for Wednesday’s SOL test.
- Social Studies: We are learning about the Midwest region of the United States. Students are working through a series of creative projects and will take their states and capitals quiz on Friday.
Mark Your Calendar
- May 24 –Science SOL
- May 29 – Memorial Day Holiday
- June 1 – VA Aquarium Field Trip
- June 15 – Awards Assembly, 8:00 am
- June 16 – Last Day, ½ day, dismissal at 11:05