Tagged: 5th grade news

What’s Coming Up-Week of March 6


  • Early Release on Friday, March 10.
  • Parent/Teacher Conferences on March 13, 14, and 15.
  • Book Fair is the week of conferences. Here is a link to all class scheduled view and purchase times. 
  • Colds and flu are running rampant, and all three fifth grade classrooms are running low on tissues and disinfectant wipes. Any donations of these items for our classrooms would be greatly appreciated. Thank you for helping us keep your children healthy!





What’s Coming Up- Week of November 7

I am looking forward to seeing all of you at conferences next week. In case you need it, click Burdis Conference Schedule to see your scheduled conference.


  • Reading expectation 100 minutes per week.
  • Fifth-grade activities (Camp, Celebration, etc.) balance reminder sheet will be included with report card envelopes and given out during conference week. The remaining balance will be due by November 18.
  • Moby Max – All fifth-grade students are expected to complete five minutes of math fact fluency practice at home each night (Monday through Thursday) using Moby Max. Success in fifth-grade math is highly dependent on fact fluency and number sense.


  • Multiplication and Division with Fractions

Social Studies:

  • Three Worlds Meet: African Empires


  • Character Analysis
  • Literary Essay