Fifth Grade

Fifth Grade

Welcome to Fifth Grade with Mrs. Sara Szydlowski and Mrs. Monica Nemeth!



Our curriculum includes the following areas:

 

Math

Everyday Math is continued into 5th grade. Please refer to the Student Reference Book.

 

Reading

We enjoy novels of various genres.

 

Science

Areas of concentration are Life, Earth and Physical.

 

Health

We study the body systems.

 

D.A.R.E.

Presented by Bartlett Police Department over the course of 10 weeks.

 

Language/Writing

  • Daily Oral Language
  • Writing for different purposes
  • Grammar and Spelling
  • 6 Traits:  Organization, Ideas, Voice, Sentence Fluency, Word Choice, Conventions

 

Social Studies

We learn about U.S. History.

 

Computer Lab

Students use the Internet to research a variety of subjects in the lab. The teachers use the computer lab as a tool to enhance projects, which are begun in the classroom.

 

ISAT Testing: Fifth graders are tested in the areas of Math and Reading.    

  

Assignment Notebook: 

In fifth grade, students are expected to be responsible for keeping a daily assignment notebook. Please feel free to ask your child to share it with you daily so you are informed about homework and upcoming tests.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contacting Your Child’s Teacher: We encourage parents to email us about any questions or problems they might have. Although teacher e-mail is checked regularly, please keep in mind that a response may not be immediate.  For urgent/time-sensitive matters you should still call the school or send a note with your child.

 

Meetings/Conferences: Please call first to schedule an appointment time when a meeting is needed.