Welcome to the Jungle!
Please visit individual teacher pages by using the links on the left for detailed classroom information.
Weather Check for the week:
Link to the Parent Grade Portal right here!
Important events this week:
FCAT continues this week with math testing. So, please be sure to be in attendance. Also, be sure to get plenty of rest, and try to eat a good breakfast.
Students with Individual Education Plans, 504 Plans, and students classified as ELL (English Language Learners) will be tested next Monday and Tuesday the 28th and 29th.
Thanks to all parents/guardians that have brought in FCAT snacks. The kids really look forward to these treats each year.
Monday: Tons of learning- A "normal day" with the exception of FCAT make ups.
Tuesday: FCAT Math Session I for some classes.
Also,Tuesday night, the Promise to Kate Junior Board is having a Mochi Frozen Yogurt spirit night. It happens from 5-9 P.M., and 20% of all receipts go back to PTK. This is a cause that the 5th grade is personally invested in, and it would be wonderful if we could provide some support.
Wednesday: FCAT Math Session II for some classes
& It's a full strength Wednesday
Thursday: FCAT Math Session I for some classes
Friday: FCAT Math Session II for some classes
Student Recognition Ceremony to take place on Wednesday the 30th at 2:00 P.M..
Our 2013-2014 5th Grade Safari Guides include:
Mrs. Jane Szerba--Team Lead
Mrs. Dorry Lopez-Sinclair
If you have any questions, please email your teacher(s). You will also find our email addresses in the planner and listed on our individual pages on this web page. You can email us every day, and we won't get mad; really :-)
We are really trying to encourage students to get on Reflex Math this year. It is easy to log on (all of our kids should have their login info in their math visual glossary), and it is FUN! www.reflexmath.com Try it. You'll like it! Have you checked out Gizmos yet?
This site has some very cool interactive activities for student to explore - everything from the Water Cycle to the Solar System to Phase Changes. Log onto www.explorelearning.com, enter your username and password and get ready to learn about Science and earn some extra credit!
Please visit Mrs. Snead's blog at
to view her "Trash to Treasure" list and her "Wish" lists? With
budgets being tight, our artists are going to need all the help they can get.
Please make this a fabulous week!
5th Grade - Creek Life...It's a Jungle Out There!
13200 Chets Creek Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32224