Mrs. de Leon's 5th grade blog

February 24th-27th, 2020

February 24th-27th, 2020 Hello Bighorns! The last week of February is upon us and there is so much going on in our classroom! Please read through the blog to find important information for this week.  Reminders and Announcements:  Student led conferences will be held on Friday, February 28th from 7:15 am-2:00 pm.  Come with your child anytime throughout the day, so your child can share with you what we have been working on.  Reminder: The front parking lot is...

February 20, 2020 Read more

Feb. 18th-20th, 2020

February 18th-20th, 2020 Hello!  I hope everyone had a restful, enjoyable 4 day weekend in honor or Presidents Day.  Here’s what’s happening in our classroom this week:  Reminders and Announcements:  Student led conferences will be held on Friday, February 28th.  Mark your calendars and plan to come sometime throughout the day with your child so they can show you what we have been working on.  Reminder: The front parking lot is NOT a drop off...

February 18, 2020 Read more

February 10th-13th, 2020

February 10th-13th, 2020 Hello Bighorns!  Here’s what’s happening in our classroom this week:  Reminders and Announcements:  Reminder:  6th grade will be walking to Safeway and the park at 9:00 and return in time for recess.  5th grade will leave around 11:00 and return before lunch. Kids have been working hard and a little break is well deserved. Candy Gram sales will run through Wednesday, February 12th. Students in 3-12 can purchase. Students are...

February 10, 2020 Read more

February 3rd- 6th, 2020

February 3rd-6th, 2020 Hello Bighorns! Another week under our belts and hoping everyone had a good weekend. Here’s what’s happening in our classroom this week:  Reminders and Announcements:  Candy Gram sales start Monday, February 3rd and run through Wednesday, February 12th. Students in 3-12 can purchase. Students are selling in the cafeteria from 12:00-1:00. No sales in the office or classrooms. Cost is .50 apiece.  Students will be presenting their state project on...

February 3, 2020 Read more

January 21st-23rd, 2020

January 21st-23rd, 2020 Hello 5th grade families! I hope everyone had a nice long weekend with your families enjoying an extra day with each other.   Reminders and Announcements:  Students will need to bring in a shoe box for their state float.  Please send them in this week if you have one.    This Thursday students are able to dress in grey to support the Koalas in need from the fires in Australia for a donation of at least...

January 23, 2020 Read more

Jan. 6th-9th, 2020

January 6th-9th, 2020 Happy New Year!!  I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season.  Enjoying family, friends and reflecting is one of my favorite things to do. I cannot believe half the school year is over.  This week marks the end of the first semester.  Reminders and Announcements:  We will be taking the MAPS tests in Reading and Language for both 5th and 6th grade on Tuesday and Wednesday and 5th Science on Thursday.  Please remind kids to get a...

January 6, 2020 Read more

December 16th-19th, 2019

December 16th-19th, 2019 Reminders and Announcements:  We will be walking to the Fallon theater on Thursday, December 19th to see HOME ALONE 1 with 6th grade. Permission slips were sent home.  Please fill out and return to school with $5.00. Students can dress up in Christmas attire on Thursday such as ugly Christmas sweaters, green, red, etc. Please remember that Christmas attire must still cover up as much as the school uniform. Thank you! LITERACY STRATEGY OF THE WEEK! ...

December 17, 2019 Read more

December 9th-12th

December 9th-12th, 2019 Reminders and Announcements:  We will be walking to the Fallon theater on Thursday, December 19th to see Jumanji. Permission slips will be sent home on Monday.  Please fill out and return to school. LITERACY STRATEGY OF THE WEEK!  How many times has your child asked you, “What is this word?” Our literacy strategy of the week focuses on giving your child strategies to help him or her decode words independently. This week our strategy is use...

December 8, 2019 Read more

December 2nd-5th, 2019

December 2nd-5th, 2019 Reminders and Announcements:  Mrs de Leon’s 5th grade class will be participating at the Oasis Academy Annual Christmas Concert at the Convention Center on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 at 7 pm. Students are asked to wear their best holiday attire. I hope to see everyone there! High school and middle school student councils will be participating in the Scholastic Pajama Drive again this year. We will collect new pajamas for children in need in our area....

December 1, 2019 Read more

November 18th-21st, 2019

November 18th-21st, 2019 Reminders and Announcements:  Just a reminder there is no school the week of Nov. 25th-29th.  Enjoy spending time with your families! High school and middle school student councils will be participating in the Scholastic Pajama Drive again this year. We will collect new pajamas for children in need in our area. The tags should be on. We need all sizes (infant to teens). The  drive will run from November 12-December 6. Donations can be dropped...

November 18, 2019 Read more