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January-February Newsletter

January – Beginnings of February *The recent MOY scores revealed opportunities for RETEACH. Therefore, we will be reteaching those areas where struggling was evident. Along with that, 5th grade will continue with the curriculum. Math: Coordinate grids and patterns in tables. Science: Fossil Fuels, Renewable and Nonrenewable energy and how to conserve energy. *An important note […]

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Fifth Grade Has Been Hard at Work!

Our fifth graders have been working hard, and it’s apparent from the work displayed in the hallways and classrooms of our school.  Here’s some of what they’ve been learning: Students in the DL classes in read the book Esperanza Rising.  Read what a 5th grade student wrote about it here:  Esperanza Rising. In language arts, […]

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December Newsletter

  Language Arts: PBL – students are working to create a student-led newspaper. They are taking on different roles and working to interview people for their reports. Science: Climate & Weather Math: PBL: Food Truck: Financial Literacy  

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November Newsletter

Middle School (Magnet) Presentations: At 8:00 AM on Thursday, November 16, 5th graders will sit and watch as 3 middle school representatives present their school and why the students should consider attending their school. Ann Richards, Fulmore, & Kealing Middle School.  Camp Champions: Parents: We had such a wonderful time at Camp Champions! Please click […]

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5th Grade Camp Champions Notice

Notifications for Camp Champions Field Trip Students: No phones or electronic devices. (To respect the privacy of every student, disposable cameras are also not allowed. Teachers will take pictures and post them for view at a later date.) On Wednesday, November 1, the first day we get there, students need to either bring a *sack* […]

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5th Grade October Newsletter

October Happenings: Math: Students are working on multiplying 3×2 digit numbers and dividing 2 digit divider by 4 digit dividend. Also, we are adding and subtracting fractions. Homework is every Monday and Wednesdays. Parents: Please work with your students at home on multiplication and addition facts. Science: Forms of energy are being studied. For example: […]

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Upcoming Events in April

Past Events: March 31: – 5th grade traveled to San Marcos to tour the Aquarena Springs Center. Included are a few photos of the trip.               Upcoming 5th Grade Events: April 5 – 5th grade will travel to Fulmore Middle School for a tour from 9am-11am. April 28 – […]

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5th Grade Reading/L.A./Social Studies Progress Reports

Parents, The Progress Reports reveal the current grades for students. Students can still turn in any missing assignment as indicated on the progress report for a grade. The sooner the better. Students know where to locate past homework,  reading logs, etc. If there is any confusion about any missing assignment, I want to reiterate that […]

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5th Grade Spring Field Trip

5th Grade students will be going on a field trip on March 31 to Aquarena Springs in San Marcos. Each student must bring $2.00 for the buses. Also, make sure to send your kid with a hat, water bottle, and walking shoes. Don’t forget to send kids to school with sunscreen as well.

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February Reminders

Young Writer’s Workshop – Takes place on Tuesday, February 7 in the morning from 8:10:11:00. Student-Led Conferences – Will take place February 20th. By Friday, February 3, students will bring a sign-up form home where parents can fill out a desired time to come in for the conferences. Parents, make sure to bring your kid for […]

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