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Social Studies: The 50 states and their locations
This week we are reviewing all 50 states. We will have a test on all 50 states this Friday.
L. Arts: Reading Logs due: Friday, May 26, 2017
Completed Reading Logs are due on or before Friday, May, 26, 2017.
CAASPP testing begins Tuesday, May 9, 2017
We will be taking the state science exam (CAST): Tuesday, 5/9/17.
The following week, (5/16-5/19), we will be taking State English/language arts (CAT) exams.
The final testing week will be: 5/23-5/25, when the (CAT) math tests will be administered.
Please be sure your child is getting plenty of sleep, and has a nutritious breakfast each day. Coming to school on time is also very helpful.
I will NOT be assigning homework for these three weeks.
Grades Close: Friday, June 2, 2017
All work must be turned in by Friday, June 2, to receive credit on the final trimester report card.
Minimum Day: Friday, June 2, 2017
Students will be dismissed at 11:50 today to allow teachers to prepare report cards.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017: Splash Kingdom Party!!
We worked hard all year, and now it's time to enjoy a day at the water park with our friends. We will depart Kingsbury at 10:15 AM, and return to Kingsbury at 3:00 PM. If you are able, a $5.00 donation to offset the cost of this day would be greatly appreciated. Please pick your child up in front of Kingsbury at 3:00.
5th Grade Promotion: Thursday, June 8, 2017
We will send our 5th graders off to middle school with a small, promotion ceremony on the last, shortened day of school. It will begin promptly at 8:15, and should last approximately one hour.
Students of the Month for March:
Trimester 2 Superstars:
Lizzie: 785 Reading Counts Points, and Highest Science Average (100.6%)
Hugo: Most improved lexile (+321 points)
Maddie: Highest lexile (1318), and Highest Math Average (98%)
Most Improved/Math: Ashley
Stride Academy Winner for March!!!
Congratulations to Eman for scoring the most star points on our March Madness contest.
Art Enrichment Class
Art Enrichment is on Monday from 10:20-11:10, and Friday, from 11:25-12:15.
You can access your child's grades any day or time using this website. I attempt to update my Aeries gradebook daily.
Band and Strings lessons:
Band and string lessons are every Monday, Please bring your instruments and music if you would like to participate.
Our class will visit the library each Tuesday, from 1:00-1:30. Please be sure your library books are returned each week!!!
Candy Donations Appreciated!
We can always use individually-wrapped candies for our Accelerated Math rewards. Thank you!
Agendas Due The Last Day Of Each Month
Earn a homework pass when your agenda is correctly completed each month.
If possible, students are requested to bring a backpack, 1" three-ring notebook, and sharpened pencils (no pens please) to class each day. Thank you!