December 11

5th Grade Christmas Parties!

5th grade will be having their Christmas Parties on Friday from 10 am to 11 am in their homeroom class.

If you would like to take your student home after their party please let the office know when you get here. They will give you a sticker to put on your child to show that they have been checked out in the office! This sticker will allow you to leave with your child without having to go back to the office to check them out after the party.

Please contact your child’s homeroom teacher for any questions regarding their Christmas party.

December 11

Social Studies Vocabulary Quiz Tomorrow 12/12 and Unit Test Thursday12/14

Students will be taking a vocabulary quiz tomorrow and a unit test Thursday.  Study guides for the unit test will go home tomorrow (Tuesday).  Below are the vocabulary words for the quiz:

taxation- process of collecting money from citizens in order to fund government expenses

Patriot-American colonists who supported independence from Great Britain

Loyalist-American colonists who did not support independence from Great Britain

grievance-a complaint

boycott-to refuse to buy goods

alliance-relationship of being joined together for the same cause

militia-a military force of volunteers

negotiate-to try to reach an agreement

December 6

Miss Stoneman’s Class Party

MISS STONEMAN’s CLASS PARTY (this is only for Miss Stoneman’s homeroom)

  • Date: Friday, December 15th      
  • Time: 10:00-11:00 am
  • Location: Miss Stoneman’s Classroom

 This year at the fifth grade Christmas party students will be opening Christmas stockings.  Students will need to bring 1 item for each student in their homeroom class to put in the stockings.  There are 24 students in my class. Examples of items include: candy, card, small toy, pencil, eraser, etc.  The item can also just be a homemade note and does not have to cost any money.

I am going to have a sign up for snacks and drinks. You can email me or send a note to let me know if you would like to bring anything for the party. There is a list below. Please remember that all food and drink items must be store bought and cannot be made at home.

Snack Options

  • 48 Plain Sugar Cookies (to decorate during party)-covered
  • Various Colors of Icing
    • (or multiple white icing and food coloring)
  • Variety of Sprinkles
  • Any other edible options to decorate cookies with
  • ____________________________________
  • Cupcakes-covered
  • Fruit
  • Fruit Dip
  • Chips- covered
  • Chip Dip- covered
  • Veggie Tray- covered
  • Ranch- covered
  • ____________________________________
  • Waters-covered
  • Juice-covered
  • Sodas-covered
  • Hot Chocolate- covered
  • marshmallows

I will provide cups, plates, and napkins!

If you would like to help out with a snack please email or send me a note to let me know what you plan to bring and how much/many. As I get plenty of an item I will remove it from this list.

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November 7

5th Grade Field Trip

Our field trip to watch Wonder is a private event with the theater. We have an agreement with the theater so our large group can get snacks. Students that are wanting a snack may pre-purchase their snack pack by Tuesday, November 14th to their homeroom teacher.  Students that do not purchase a snack pack by this date will NOT be able to purchase any snacks when we arrive to the theater on November 21st. We also have to have all parent tickets paid for by the 14th to be able to accommodate everyone. Please have your student turn in their blue form for a snack pack/parent coming with their money by Nov. 14th to their homeroom teacher.

Snack pack is $4.30 (includes a 12 oz drink, 30 oz popcorn, and a package of fruit chews)

Parent Ticket $5.oo