5th Grade Newsletter-May 15, 2019
It’s hard to believe that this is the last newsletter for the year.
Only 4-½ school days left! Our Great Americans Program exceeded
our expectations. The students performed better than expected, and
their chosen characters were inspiring. Thank you for supporting your
child in coming up with a costume, helping with their lines, and attending
In our school assembly this morning (Wednesday) we recognized
twenty of our students who achieved the Patriot Award. They
each received a beautiful plaque. We are really proud of them for
working hard on this United States of America challenge.
We presented the Reading Revolution certificates on Monday, and
throughout this week students will be reaping the rewards of their
reading efforts--starting today with the Judicial and Freedom
awards (ice cream sundae party, and pizza party). Tomorrow is our
Congressional award (movie/popcorn), and Friday is the Executive
award (Breakfast in the Park). Again, we are proud of those students
who did the work to make this happen. If any of you would like to
help cook breakfast or chaperone students on Friday morning at the
West Canyon Park, let your child’s teacher know. We plan to ride the
bus to the park and walk home by 11:00 AM.
All missing work must be turned in by this Friday, May 17th, in order
to attend our next Worker’s Holiday on Monday-which is our Tent Day.
Here are a few details you need to know for Tent Day. Students are
responsible for their own tent-if they bring one. No electronic devices
will be allowed, and all tent doors must be visible and accessible by the
teachers. We expect appropriate behavior so that every student can have a
Thank you again, for being informed supportive parents. We love these students
and wish them the very best as they move on to middle school. Thank you for
sharing them with us this year!
Mrs. Payne, Mr. Sahagun, Mrs. Williams, Mrs. Little
EVENTS COMING UP::
Wednesday, May 15- School Awards Assembly at 9:00 AM.
May 15- Freedom Award Pizza Party and Book Selection
- Judicial Award (sundaes) in the afternoon
- CMS Open House 5-7 PM (pick up schedules, meet teacher)
- Final newsletter & progress reports
Thursday, May 16 - Congressional Reading Award PM (movie/popcorn)
Friday, May 17 - Executive Reading Award (Breakfast in the Park)
Monday, May 20 - Worker’s Holiday (Tent Day) & Tie-Dyed Shirt Party
Tuesday, May 21 - Field Day/Color Run
Wednesday, May 22- Activity with Mr. Oldroyd, service activity, party.
Lunch at 11:00, School dismissed at 12:00.