November 22, 2014
I wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving!
I am very thankful for my 5th grade students!

1. Biography Slideshow Presentations and the Paper Doll must be completed by Monday, December 8, 2014. The original due date was Friday, December 5, 2014, but we will not begin presenting until December 8th, so the due date has been extended.
2. During the week of December 1st, students will choose a date they would like to present.
3. Presentations will take place during the week of December 8th.
4. Students may work on their slideshows at home.
5. Chapter 2 Math Tests are included in this week's Friday Folder.
6. Students will be selecting the state they wish to study this year during the
week of December 1st. 
7. Information about our "Typing Club" is included in this week's Friday Folder.
8. Grades are available at This is the same Parent Portal you log in to to view Report Cards.  Please check routinely for the most up to date grades and assessment grades. 


 Students can take Reading Counts Quizzes during computer lab times on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays!
 We have Yoga PE on Mondays. Please have your child bring  towel or mat. Also, please make sure your child is wearing comfortable, active clothing.


The first Scholastic Book Order has been placed. I was able to order 28 copies of The Westing Game for our classroom! 

The next book order will be placed on Friday, December 19, 2014! Our classroom always benefits when you purchase books through Scholastic Reading Club. Our class activation code is: J9GCJ