Hello and welcome to our 2019-2020 5th graders & families!
Here you will find the most current information for 5th grade students and their parents, including but not limited to, upcoming events, recent news and any documents pertinent to 5th grade education at Stellar. Below is a complete list of 5th grade classrooms at Stellar. Each of these online classrooms is managed by their respective teachers and contains information for the individual class beyond the general grade level information found here.
The bell rings at 7:30 am. Please do not leave your child/children unattended prior to 7:30 am, when the doors open. Students entering after 7:40 am are marked tardy. Class begins promptly at 7:35 am. Please be sure your child follows the Superintendent’s Dress Code Policy, as well as making sure your child is prepared for unpredicatable Colorado weather. Please send your student to school every day after a good night's rest, a nutritious breakfast, and a healthy morning snack from the school snack list, please be sure to read the letter that came home regarding snacks. Water bottles are encouraged, but no other drinks are allowed in classrooms.
Homework will only be assigned Monday - Thursday and is most often due the following morning at arrival. Homework should take approximately 30 minutes to an hour each night. Students are expected to complete 30 minutes of Independent Reading nightly, other than this we will be providing 15 minutes of Khan time during class and students will only have work that was not completed during the day. If your child is bringing multiple pieces of homework home, please talk to them about their use of time in class. During the month students will be expected to complete two Rocketlit assignments, one Reading Response (By their due date), 60 minutes of Khan each week, and in class assignments for all subject areas. Students will have time in class for all assignments but will need to hold themselves accountable in order to stay on top of their work.
Absent Work: We understand that students get sick and have to stay home or that sometimes things come up unexpectaedly or even things that are planned that keep students from being at school, however students are still responsible for completing all assignments missed. Students will be held responsible for getting any work that was missed while they were gone. Please follow the Superintendents Policy for due dates on the missing work.
District provided Gmail and the Google Drive are important tools for all 5th graders. Students access their Google account daily at home and school. To log in to Gmail, go to Adams 12 Google Apps.
For our current 5th grade curriculum and units of study, please visit our News page.