Fifth Grade

Week of November 12-16

Upcoming Tests or Projects

Reading Test ~ Wednesday, November 14
Topic 5 Math Test - Friday, November 16


Early Dismissal and Thanksgiving Party ~ Friday, November 16

Thanksgiving Party begins at 10:30

Thanksgiving Break - November 19-23

Pine Cove Presentation at Elementary Chapel ~ Wednesday, December 5 at 8:15

5th Grade Spelling Bee - Wednesday, December 5

Intermediate School Chapel (5th and 6th grade only) is every Thursday 8:50-9:40am. Please join us anytime!

Chapel Dress: Top: Navy polo (or dress) Bottom: Khaki (no plaids)

Dear Parents,

As the weather turns colder, we want to remind you of the RCS dress code for lower school.

Outerwear such as hoodies, sweaters, fleece wear, and sweatshirts must be ordered through Lands' End with the RCS logo or the Booster Club.

Heavy jackets of any color may be worn when outside temperatures are below 50 degree.

Thanks for your cooperation with this.

RCS Administration

Each week we are working on a social skill. Be sure to ask your child about this. Here's the social skill for next week:

How to Greet Someone

1. Look at the person.

2. Use a pleasant tone of voice.

3. Say "Hi" or "Hello".



Ch. 2~Writing a Compare-Contrast Essay

Ch. 11 (

Homework: Please See RenWeb



Esperanza Rising

Reading Strategies

Homework: Please See Renweb



Theme: Bread~God helps Joseph provide Bread

Memory Verse: As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring it about that many people should be kept alive, as they are today. Genesis 50:20

Homework: Please See Renweb



Topic 5 - Dividing by 2-Digit Divisors

IXL ~ D.11 and D.12 (85) due November 14; Bonus D.13 and D.14 (100) due November 16

  • Using Patterns to Divide
  • Estimating Quotients
  • Multiple Step Problems
  • Dividing Multiples of 10
  • 1-Digit Quotients
  • 2-Digit Quotients

Homework: Please see RenWeb


Social Studies

The 13 Colonies

  • New England Colonies
  • Middle Colonies
  • Southern Colonies

***Project due Monday, December 3 (instructions go home Monday, November 12)

Homework: Please see RenWeb



Science will begin on Tuesday, December 4

Homework: Please see RenWeb


Mrs. Redding:

Mrs. Whitt:

  • At this time, 5th grade has 4 Chromebooks with 3 more on the way. We would love to have a few more! If this is something that interests you, please contact me and I can give you the details. With 32 kiddos, we would love a few more! Thanks so much!!
  • 8 plain clipboards

Eagle Wings Ministry

Flags - Morning

Meet in Building B by 8:00am

1. Eniya

2. Kaydence

3. Joey

Flags - Afternoon

1. Audrey

2. Wyatt

3. Graham

Carpool - Morning

Meet in Building A by 7:55am

1. Brynley

2. Hailey

3. Brody

4. Austin

Carpool - Afternoon

Door Helpers

1. Abby

2. Riley

Carpool - Afternoon


1. Slade

Carpool - Afternoon

1st Grade

1. Sam

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