Thank you to the many of you that were able to come to Open House last night! I know that evening events are tough to make for a lot of folks! If you couldn't make it last night, no worries! Attached you will find the power point that Mrs. Hellman and I shared. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to email us! We look forward to working with you and your student this year!
Big Shanty will have Open House Tuesday, August 8th at 6:00pm. We invite you to come see your students class rooms and hear all about what we will be doing in 5th grade this year!
Welcome to 5th grade!! Welcome to our blog!!!
It was so good to meet a lot of you on Friday during Meet and Greet! We are looking forward to a great year in 5th grade! Please "bookmark" our blog as it is updated often and will have lots of information for you throughout the school year!
If you ever have any questions throughout the school year, please feel free to contact either of us.
Mrs. Hellman - email@example.com
Mrs. Janney - firstname.lastname@example.org
Rest up!!! We will see you bright and early Monday, July 31st!
Congratulations! You all survived Milestones! I, (Mrs. Janney), talked with Mrs. Brown and Mrs. Hellman and both said that you were all working really hard!
Just wanted to share a picture of baby Lilly :) She was born 4/17/17 weighing in at 8 lbs 11.3 oz, 20 1/4 inches long! Bentley and Abby love their new baby sister :) Every one is doing great! I may stop by the Garden Gala next week so I hope to see some of you there!
Our final STEM day for the school year is quickly approaching! 5th graders will be building and designing cell membranes! SO cool! Please see the flyer that came home in today's Thursday folder, 4/13 for donation requests... if you are an amazon family (like mine) you can shop directly from our amazon wish list :) http://tinyurl.com/BSISTEMDay4
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Immigration Simulation Day was a great success!! We hope your student came home excited to share his/her experience as an immigrant processing through Ellis Island in 1917. A BIG THANK YOU to the parents who came to help that day! We could not have done it without you!!
EAGLE EYE ON READING -Important Announcement!!
Monday - Male a Difference Monday - bring a resusable water bottle - not a plastic bottle - and get a homework pass
Tuesday - Wear your green - either a green colored shirt or green themed shirt. Teachers will keep lights in the building lowered in conservation awareness.
Wednesday - Wear your Waste - each child will collect their trash for the day in individual shopping bags and sort at the end of the day - recycle or actual trash - graph your results in your classroom.
Thursday - Tip your hat to recycling - students may wear hats made of recycled material (not traditional hat day)
Friday - Ferns, Flowers, and Photosynthesis - planting in the classroom (students should collect a milk carton container throughout the week and use as their planter)