Fifth Grade

Beth Schwartze

Welcome to 5th grade!

The 5th grade classroom doubles as the science classroom for the 5th-8th grades.

5th graders are in the 5th grade classroom for Language Arts, Religion and Science each day. The Language Arts curriculum consists of spelling, english, grammar and writing and is based on the 6 trait writing model. In English we will read a variety of short stories, as well as novels which include: Shiloh, Sign of the Beaver, The War with Grandpa, Windcatcher, Al Capone Does My Shirts and The Man Who Loved Clowns. The core of 5th grade religion curriculum includes the Sacraments and the elements of the Mass.


Classroom News

Please Return Zoo Sheet ASAP

Please return the inquiry sheet for the zoo as soon as possible so we can figure out the total cost. Permission slips will come home on Monday, May 7th.

Zoo Trip on May 14th

The 5th and 6th grade field trip is scheduled for Monday, May 14th. We will travel by bus to the Omaha Zoo.  We plan to leave at 7:30 and return by 4:30 or 5.  Field trip info and permission slips will come home soon.  Parents are welcome!

School of Econ Field Trip

The 5th grade will be attending the Blue Springs School of Economics on Tuesday, April 17.  We are leaving school at 7:20  and returning to school at 4:30.   Students only need to bring their work uniforms.  No money is needed as they will be earning their own money to buy their lunch and crafts.  If…