Mrs. de Leon's 5th grade blog

Feb. 11th-14th

Feb. 11th-14th, 2019 The month of February is off to a very busy start. We are working on various projects in Social Studies, Reading and Writing! Here’s the scoop for this week: Spelling Test: Feb. 14th. Please help your child study. Students are working on improving their spelling. The spelling list for the next two weeks, Feb. 4-14th are: fifteen, referee, eager, easily, ready, please, ecology, maybe, been, only, universe, future, communicate, beautiful, unusual, cute, cube, and...

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Feb. 4th-7th

Feb. 4-7th, 2019 February is already here!  It’s crazy how fast this year is going. Spelling! Please help your child study. Students are working on improving their spelling. The spelling list for the next two weeks, Feb. 4-14th are: fifteen, referee, eager, easily, ready, please, ecology, maybe, been, only, universe, future, communicate, beautiful, unusual, cute, cube, and fuelHomework: Changes have been made to the ELA homework. Students will be expected to write a brief summary...

February 4, 2019 Read more

Jan. 28th-31st

Jan. 28th-31st, 2019 This is the last week of January and the first week of the 3rd quarter. This means that the school year is already half over! Spelling! Please help your child study. Students are working on improving their spelling. The spelling list for the next two weeks, Jan. 22nd-31st are: afraid, explain, payment, sleigh, laid, raise, straight, freight, height, they, favorite, April, able, radio, station, relation, daybreak, trace. Anyone interested in participating in the STEM...

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Jan. 14th-17th

Jan. 14-17th, 2019 We have one week of the new year under our belts and are working hard to becoming better readers and writers!  Here are some important reminders for the week: A few reminders and upcoming event: Literacy Night: TOMORROW! Jan. 15th 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Oasis Academy. 5th and 6th grade ELA will be in room 18. The second quarter ends Jan. 24th so report cards will be printed the week after. All work needs to be done and turned in. Spelling! Please help your...

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January 7th-10th, 2019

J Hello families! Happy 2019! We look forward to starting the second half of the school year and continuing to work hard to become better readers and writers. Here are some important announcements for the week: A few reminders and upcoming event: Literacy Night: Jan. 15th 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Oasis AcademyThe second quarter ends Jan. 24th so report cards will be printed the week after.Spelling! Students will begin working on improving their spelling. Students received their first...

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December 10th-13th

  Dec. 10th-13th,  2018   Hello families! As Christmas vacation nears, please remember to check our class blog weekly. In addition, please remember to check Infinite Campus for updates on your child’s grades. As grades for assignments are entered, overall percentages will fluctuate. Please e-mail if you have any questions or concerns.   A few reminders and upcoming events: We will be walking to the Fallon Movie Theater on Tuesday, Dec. 18th. Students will need to bring $5....

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December 3rd-5th

Dec. 3rd-6th, 2018   Happy December everyone! Please remember to send students with warm winter jackets, in addition to school approved sweatshirts. It is getting very cold outside and students may need an extra layer to keep warm when out at recess or p.e.   A few reminders and upcoming event: CHRISTMAS CONCERT! I’m happy to announce that my 5th grade class will be performing at the Oasis Christmas Concert on December 19th, at 7 pm at the Convention Center. Students are asked...

December 7, 2018 Read more

Nov. 26th-29th

Nov. 26-29th, 2018   I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving break!  It was wonderful to have some extra family time and be able to reflect on the many blessings I am thankful for.  Please forgive me for being so late with the blog. That was on the bottom of my list and I forgot…   A few reminders and upcoming event: Non-perishable food drive: High school and middle school student council is collecting non-perishable food donations. We hope to make several donations to...

December 1, 2018 Read more

Nov. 13th-15th

Nov. 13-15th:   Hello families!  It was a pleasure to be able to meet with most of you for parent conferences.  Kids have been working hard and we will continue to do so next quarter! Please email if you ever have any questions.   Coat drive: NJHS is hosting a coat drive. Please send in gently used coats and sweaters to the collection box in the front office. This is the final week. Non-perishable food drive: High school and middle school student council is collecting...

November 13, 2018 Read more

Nov. 5th-8th

Hello families! With the first quarter behind us, we look forward to quarter 2 with determination and optimism to work hard in reading and writing. Below are some general reminders in addition to some grade specific information:   Coat drive: NJHS is hosting a coat drive. Please send in gently used coats and sweaters to the collection box in the front office. Non-perishable food drive: High school and middle school student council is collecting non-perishable food donations. We hope to...

November 4, 2018 Read more