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Welcome to 5th Grade


Dear Parents,

5th grade is truly a year of growth, learning and fun — and the best part is that there are two teachers this year! From the scientific method to keyboarding, from ancient Egypt to the Culture Fair, students are challenged to think, observe and explore new ideas and concepts. They will create and memorize, question and research. They will be encouraged in their faith through learning how those who have gone before them have overcome. It's an exciting year!

Mrs. Johnson and Mrs. Gernlein



Learning about the character of God through the study of Judges, Ruth, Elijah, Elisha and the book of Acts.

Memorizing Scripture.

Visiting the Nisqually Wildlife Refuge and the Museum of Flight — seeing the intricacies of God through the study of science.

Strengthening mathematical foundations and promoting problem solving.

Working with peers doing literature circles.

Playing the recorder.

Learning about Old World History and Geography as we study the ancient cultures of Egypt, Babylon, Persia, Greece, Rome, India and China.

Preparing and presenting the Culture Fair Report!

And a whole lot more…!


8:10       Entry Task
8:25       Bible/Chapel
9:10       Literature
9:40       P.E. or Music
10:10     Literature (cont.)
10:30     Math
11:25     Lunch/Recess
12:05     Writing prompt/Daily Grams/Read aloud
12:20     Writing/Spelling
1:35       Recess
2:05       Science/History/Social Studies
2:45       Clean up/Planner
3:00       Dismissal