Welcome to Mrs. Taylor's Fifth grade class!!!Amazon Classroom Wishlisthttps://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/2VC6K8ZILLLON?ref_=wl_share
I enjoy teaching 5th grade!!! It is my favorite grade to teach!!!!
I am excited about this upcoming year!!!!!
I hope that everyone had an awesome summer and is ready for school!!!!!!!!
What are we learning!!!!!
Reading - We are working on aiding our reading comprehension by using various strategies. We have learned that we can jot notes while we read, sketch a picture while we read and write summaries when we have finished reading sections of a text.
Math - We are working on adding and subtracting mixed numbers! We will then move to multiplying, dividing, adding and subtracting whole numbers, fractions, mixed numbers and decimals.
Science - We are currently learning about weather! We are learning about the water cycle, clouds and the weather they bring, air pressure, types of air masses, weather fronts (how they form and what weather they will bring), global and local winds, the Jet Stream, the Gulf Stream, and El Nino and La Nina.
Social Studies - We will begin our new social studies unit of the United States government.Some of the Responsibilities of 5th graders are:1. Independence - We will earn that 5th graders are responsible for coming to class prepared, staying on task at school, and going home prepared.2. Organization - Students will learn that organization influences independence and success. Students will use their agenda to help them be prepared for school.3. Nightly Homework - Students will have nightly homework. They will need to study his/her math and science notebook and read.4. Study - We will also promote studying. (Reading through his/her math notebook and science notebook nightly). This skill is important to instill for success in middle school, high school, and college.
Notes for Parents
*Email is the best communication system.Please make sure to emailif you have any questions,reminders, or other importantinformation*Parents will recieve a weeklynewletter through email.*Please review theParent/StudentHandbook located on theBoger webpage with your child.Teachers will review thedress code section with students tobe sure that all studentsare following the expectationsin place at Boger.
Monday1. Read for 30 minutes.2. Math and Science Homework Review Page3. Study your math and science notebooks.Tuesday1. Read for 30 minutes.2. Math and Science Homework Review Page3. Study your math and science notebooks.Wednesday1. Read for 30 minutes.2. Math and Science Homework Review Page3. Study your math and science notebooks.Thursday1. Read for 30 minutes.2. Math and Science Homework Review Page3. Study your math and science notebooks.Friday1. Enjoy your time!
Dates to Remember
October 22, 2021 - End of 1st Nine Weeks
October 25, 2021 - Teacher Workday
November 2, 2021 - Electon Day - Teacher Workday
November 11, 2021 - Veteran's Day Holiday
November 24-26, 2021 - Thanksgiving Break
December 20-22, 2021 - Teacher Workdays
December 23, 2021 - January 3, 2022 - Winter Break
January 14, 2022 - End of 2nd Nine Weeks
January 17, 2022 - Martin Luther King Holiday
January 18, 2022 - Teacher Workday
February 21, 2022 - President's Day - Teacher Workday
March 25, 2022 - End of 3rd Nine Weeks
March 28, 2022 - Teacher Workday
April 15-22, 2022 - Spring Break
May 10, 2022 - Teacher Workday
May 30, 2022 - Memorial Day Holiday
June 9, 2022 - End of 4th Nine Weeks/Last Day of School
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor in Elementary Education National Board Certification