Category Archive for 'Special Events'

Our Fifth Grade Year 2018-2019

Friday, June 14th, 2019

We had a great year! Best wishes to everyone in middle school!

5th Grade Camp 2019

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

5th Grade Camp 2019

190 new photos added to shared album

Class activities for Friday, April 26

Friday, April 26th, 2019

I-Search Conference 2019

61 new photos · Album by Christian Howd

Spelling: None today.

Cursive: Ten cursive sentences, seven or more words each, are due Fridays.

Reading: None today due to our I-Search Conference.

Writing: Students shared their research at our I-Search Conference today! There were many compliments from teachers and the student audience had a lot of questions for the presenters! You can see the presentations here.

Homework on weekdays is to work on writing for 15 minutes.

Math: We practiced subtracting mixed numbers with regrouping again. Homework on weekdays is to practice math for 15 minutes using MobyMax or Khan Academy.

Science: Students worked on building their car and jet engine for the JetToy Challenge competition.

Social Studies: We read about the Boston Tea Party and other ways the colonists rebelled.

Character Strength: We are learning about appreciation of beauty and excellence this week.

Notes:

Our Mission:
All students in Room 130 will do their best and get ready for 6th grade.

Class activities for Tuesday, March 19

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

The Legend of Lightning Larry 2019

42 new photos · Album by Christian Howd

Spelling: Students wrote a writing log entry about their literary essay and set goals.

Cursive: Ten cursive sentences, seven or more words each, are due Fridays.

Reading: Today was our class play!

Writing: We worked on revising and revising conferences today. The novel project is due Monday, April 1. Homework is work on writing for at least 15 minutes daily during the week. Your student should be finished with their draft by now and should have 100% of their goal done. Our class average is 93% right now, but some students are still behind and will need to work extra to catch up.

Math: We worked on graphing points today. Homework on weekdays is to practice math for 15 minutes using MobyMax or Khan Academy.

Science: None today due to our class play.

Social Studies: None today due to our class play.

Character Strength: We are learning about forgiveness this week.

Notes:

  • Our class play, The Legend of Lightning Larry, is tonight, Tuesday, March 19 at 6:30 pm. Students, please meet in the classroom at 6:00 pm!
  • Is your student doing a Daily Homework TimeHere’s a sample schedule and more ideas to get started.
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • View grades, assignments, and attendance at JupiterGrades.
  • 5th Grade Camp is May 23-24. Find more information here.

Our Mission:
All students in Room 130 will do their best and get ready for 6th grade.

Class activities for Friday, March 15

Friday, March 15th, 2019

Wearin’ ‘o the Green Contest 2019

11 new photos · Album by Christian Howd

Spelling: None today due to working on math review skills.

Cursive: Ten cursive sentences, seven or more words each, are due Fridays.

Reading: Today was a discussion day in Literature Circles.

Writing: We worked on drafting again today. The novel project is due Monday, April 1. Homework is work on writing for at least 15 minutes daily during the week. Your student should be drafting by now and should have 100% of their goal done by the end of the weekend. Our class average is 87% right now.

Math: We worked on solving problems using parentheses in expressions again today. Homework on weekdays is to practice math for 15 minutes using MobyMax or Khan Academy.

Science: None today due to schedule dental lesson.

Social Studies: None today due to a mental health lesson with Mrs. Blevins.

Character Strength: We are learning about love of learning this week.

Notes:

  • Our next play practice is Monday, March 18 until 6 pm! Students, please bring your costume! It’s our dress rehearsal!
  • Our class play, The Legend of Lightning Larry, is Tuesday, March 19 at 10, 10:30, 11, and 6:30 pm. Family members can attend any show!
  • Is your student doing a Daily Homework TimeHere’s a sample schedule and more ideas to get started.
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • View grades, assignments, and attendance at JupiterGrades.
  • 5th Grade Camp is May 23-24. Find more information here.

Our Mission:
All students in Room 130 will do their best and get ready for 6th grade.