Don't forget - Thursday, April 30th is our 5th Grade "Celebration of the Arts." See you there!
Tuesday all students will wear their Green Uniform Shirt, Money or pictures need to be in by Wednesday, April 29th.
It is time for Tropicana Speech in 5th grade. The classroom Tropicana Speech will be this Wednesday, April 29th. Please encourage your student to practice in front of people when the opportunity arises. You can find all document regarding the Tropicana Speech below in my PDF documents.
Reading: This week we will be reviewing 5th grade Reading skills. Students will be reading "Maniac Magee" by Jerry Spinelli as a class novel study.
Students should be reading every night for 20 minutes. Don't forget to sign the reading log.
Social Studies: We will continue with Unit 4 Colonial America. Also students are now working on their End of Year study guide in class. Students should start studying nightly for their Test. EOY Exams will be between May 4 and May 8.
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http://connected.mcgraw-hill.com Please use the connected website to help your child with social studies skills. This is a wonderful site that allows students to practice vocabulary and complete self check lessons. Your child's user name and password are glued into the front of their agenda.
Please use this website below to check your child�s A.R. progress
www.thinkcentral.com Please use the Think Central website to help your children with their math, reading, and science skills. This site has the student book available to view as well as destination math and mega math. These programs review the skills taught in class and provide access to the textbook and work books. Use your child's user name and password that was sent home and written in their agenda planner.
Please read your child's planner and check their binder every evening for news and updates about the weeks activities. Your initials are requested at the bottom of that day for verification that you checked homework and read forms sent home. This is our daily line of communication. It is a great practice to get into immediately. Thank you for your cooperation in assuring your child's success. If you have any questions, please contact me at 259-6850 or at the email address listed below.