Tag Archives: update

What’s Coming Up-Week of March 6

Miscellaneous:

  • 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 February 27

Miscellaneous:

  • 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!

Math

  • Operations and Word Problems

Social Studies

  • Road to Revolution

ELA

  • Students are reading historical fiction novels and writing their own historical fiction stories.

What’s Coming Up-Week of February 13

Miscellaneous:

  • Parent/Teacher conference slips will be coming home on Monday.  Please check the date and time to make sure that it fits well with your schedule.
  • Our 5th-grade symphony trip is February 21st. We are able to take a couple parents as chaperones for this annual trip. If you have an interest in joining us, email your classroom teacher.

Math

  • Division with whole numbers and decimals

Social Studies

  • Life in Colonial America

ELA

  • Students are reading historical fiction novels and writing their own historical fiction stories.

What’s Coming Up-Week of Feb. 7

Miscellaneous

  • Rather than having traditional classroom parties, the fifth-grade teachers have planned an activity for the entire fifth grade on the afternoon of Friday, Feb. 10.
  • Individual classes will hold Valentine exchanges within their classrooms. If your child wishes to bring Valentine’s cards, please make sure that they have one for each student in our class. Here is a Class Valentine List.
  • We are using SignUp to coordinate snack donations. Click here to view the sign-up. If students wish to have a drink, they may bring their own. Please remember that we are a pop free school.
  • Information regarding chaperones for fifth-grade camp should come home today. Please note that those interested in chaperoning should return the bottom portion of the form by Friday, Feb. 10.

What’s Coming Up-Week of January 30

Miscellaneous

  • Rather than having traditional classroom parties, the fifth-grade teachers have planned an activity for the entire fifth grade on the afternoon of Friday, Feb. 10. Individual classes will hold Valentine exchanges within their classrooms; watch your teacher’s blog for specific details.
  • Early release for students on Friday, Feb. 3 and no school for students on Monday, Feb. 6.
  • Watch for information regarding chaperones for fifth-grade camp to come home during the week of Feb. 7.

Math

  • Division with whole numbers and decimals

Social Studies

  • Life in Colonial America

ELA

  • Students are reading historical fiction novels and writing their own historical fiction stories.

What’s Coming Up-Week of January 9

Miscellaneous:

  • Early dismissal on Friday, January 13.
  • Fifth graders have begun the T.E.A.M. program. T.E.A.M. stands for teaching, mentoring and educating, and it is school liaison program led by the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department. We are excited to have Deputy Eric Smith as our T.E.A.M. instructor this year.
  • Please try to bring your child to the public library to find a book or periodical containing information on their chosen research topic.

 

 

Math:

  • Multiplication with Whole Numbers & Decimals

Social Studies:

  • Colonization and Settlement

ELA:

  • Informational Writing
  • Informational Reading