Sunday, October 22, 2017

There’s a lot going on at LCES!  Check out the pictures below!

BELOW ARE A COUPLE PICTURES OF JUST SOME OF THE LCES GRIZZLY GRIND PARTICIPANTS.  GREAT JOB THIS MORNING KIDS!

READY TO START GIRLS?

ALMOST THERE!
THE YOUNGER ONES ARE READY!
A LITTLE WARM UP AND PEP TALK!

BELOW ARE A FEW A FEW PICTURES OF OUR 5th GRADERS PARTICIPTING IN THE 1ST GRIZZLY PRIDE DAY ACTIVITIES.  IN MY ROOM THEY WORKED IN TEAMS STRINGING PENNE PASTA ONTO STICKS OF SPAGHETTI. 

NOT EASY, BUT FUN!  UH, OH.  NO HANDS GRACE.
ALMOST THERE ANTHONY.  ONE MORE!
THERE YOU GO MICHAEL!WHAT DO YOU THINK LIAM?  CAN DANNY DO IT?BELOW IS THE MAD MINUTE MASTER RECOGNITION BOARD!  THESE STUDENTS HAVE MASTERED THEIR MULTIPLICATION TABLES!The next 2 pictures are of our 5th graders using Dreambox, a new online sofware program that encourages the use of mental math and reasoning skills in math class.  The next few images are of our 5th graders completing a property sort as a final review before taking a quiz on the Distributive Property, a new concept for 5th graders.And finally, the picture below is of a banner I made for all of ur 5th graders to sign in recognition of Bus Safety week. 

We love our bus dirvers.  

Friday, October 20, 2017

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  1. Report Cards come home today.  Please sign the envelope and return on;y the envelope to the school.  Write a note in the space provided if needed.
  2.  Next week is Red Ribbon Week to encourage a drug-free lifestyle.  Each day students are asked to participate in one way or another as follows:  Monday:  Wear Red, Tuesday: Hat’s off to being drug free so wear a favorite hat, Wednesday:  I’m a “jean-ius” because I don’t do drugs so wear Jeans, Thursday:  Shade out drugs by wearing sunglasses, Friday:  Team up against drugs by wearing your favorite team gear.
  3. Next Monday 5th grade is going to CHS on a field trip to see a motivational speaker.  Students need a signed permission slip to attend.  Permission forms were sent home last week & they’ve been reminded.
  4. 5th Graders are learning a new concept this week and next.  It is the Order of Opertions.  It can be hard, so reviewing daily and completing all assigned work will be critical.  Please encourage your student to bring their notebook home daily so they can refer to all of the completed examples and step by step ex’s that have been completed and discussed with me in class.    

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Homework:  Whole# and decimal multi-step word problems.

I want to see highlighted key words and each step you complete numbered as you solve. 

Re-read eaxh question as many times as needed to be sure you understand what it is asking.    

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Homework:  Even/Odd worksheet.  Refer to completed examples in your notebook and ALWAYS “test” the rules before you answer the true/false questions.  It’s the safest way to be sure of your answer!

Friday, October 13, 2017

Enjoy the long weekend. 

We continue to collect boxes of cereal for the local food bank.  Please send a box in with your child to help local families in need this fall seasonThanks for your support!

Thursday, October 12, 2017

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Tomorrow, Friday the 13th (eeeeeek)is an early release at 12:45 and next Monday October 16th schools are closed.  It also school spirit day.  Let’s see some school pride by wearing your LCES gear.  

The LCES Book Fair begins next Tuesday night, Ocgtober 17th in conjunction with the LCES Curriculum Night from 5-7 PM.

Report cards will be going home next Friday, October 20th.  

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Homework:  1st 9 Weeks Test Study Guide #’s 11-17.  Remember to follow the directions by numbering and showing all work neatly on lined or grid paper and write the correct answer on the answer sheet.

>Always refer to examples in notebook if you need help.  Don’t just guess.

Monday, October 9, 207

Lot’s going on this week.  Please work with your child at home to ensure they set aside enough time to complete their assigned homework in preparation for the upcoming 1st 9 Weeks Cumulative Math Test.

1st 9 Weeks Test Study Guide assigned today and directions discussed.  This will be graded so please ensure that they follow those directions to get full credit.

#1-10 are due tomorrow 9/10/17

#11-17 are due Wednesday 10/11/17

#18-24 are due Thursday 11/12/17

#24-29 due Friday 10/13

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