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Week of 5/13-5/17

Good morning!
 
And in the blink of an eye we have 2 weeks left!
 
Our learning this week:
 
In LA we will work be wrapping up several open projects including our year end DRA reading assessments.
 
In math we will be working on volume, symmetry, and decimals.
 
In social studies we will continue to work on our Civil War songs and videos.
 
In science we will continue with a mini unit on weather.
 
Important Dates:
May 13th--5th grade field day
May 15th--Talent show, 2 & 5pm
May 24th--Last day of school, noon dismissal

Week 0f 5/7-5/10

Good morning!
 
Our learning:
 
LA: We will finish up our novel studies and learn about diagramming sentences.
 
Math: Due to NWEA testing we will be reviewing.
 
Social Studies: We will continue with the Civil War
 
Science: We have started a small unit on weather.
 
Upcoming dates:
May 8th--NWEA reading, "Wear a Hat Day" fundraiser.
May9th--NWEA math
May 10th--NWEA language usage, Mother/son picnic
May 13th--5th grade field day, Longmont High School. Family can meet us there shortly before 10 am.
May15th--Talent Show, 2pm & 5pm
May 16th--Volunteer breakfast, 7:30am (child care on playground)
May 24th--Last Day of School, noon dismissal.

Week of 4/29-5/3

Good morning!
 
We will be devoting a lot of time to the play this week.  The kids have been enjoying this and I can't wait to watch the show on Friday.
 
In math we will be learning about ratios, temperature, and simplifying decimals.
 
We will try to finish up our unit on the Endocrine system in science.
 
In social studies we will continue with our Civil War unit.
 
Important Dates:
April 30--Dress rehearsal, 2pm
May 1--Character awards assembly, 2 pm
May 3--Shakespeare in the Park, Thompson Park, Longmont, 10:45am
May 6--No school
May 7--5th grade field day, Longmont High School, 10am
May7-10--Spring NWEA testing
May 10--Mother/son picnic, after school.
May 24--Last day of school, noon dismissal

Important Dates:

April 26th--Junior Achievement Day
April 26th--Pancake Breakfast, 7:30am
May1st--Shakespeare Dress Rehearsal, 2:00pm
May 3rd--Shakespeare in the Park, Thompson Park, 10:45am
May 7th--5th grade field day, Longmont High School, 10:00-1:30
May 24th--Last Day of School, 12:00pm dismissal
 

The Week of 4/22-4/26

Our learning this week:
 
LA: We will be working on an opinion paper and reviewing some of the grammar we have been learning about this year.
 
Math: We will be working on division with multi-digit divisors, comparative graphs, and recipracles.
 
Social Studies: We will continue with our Civil War unit.
 
Science: We will finish up our unit on the Endocrine System
 
We will also be working on our Shakespeare play.