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Texas Releases Math, Reading STAAR Results

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Almost 80 percent of fifth- and eighth-graders passed the Texas standardized math test on their first try this month while more than 75 percent passed the reading exam. 191 more words

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5th Grade Homework

Complete the Chapter 7 Review Sheet Problems 1-21 for homework.

Click Here to download a copy of the Chapter 7 Reivew Sheet

Chapter 7 Test will be on Monday, 4/28. 6 more words

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Can we teach empathy?

Is it possible to teach compassion and empathy in school? Fifth grade teacher Lisa Teeling writes about those lessons are embedded into the Gilman curriculum.

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5th Grade - Zentangles

Students studied the art of the Zentangle. We talked a lot about line design on this one and then added some personal statements around their designs. 14 more words

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The Incredible Shrinking Egg

Our fifth grade class did a number of experiments exploring the different cells of plants.  We looked at the stomates under the microscope and completed the classic CELERY experiment with salt water and regular water.   148 more words

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Sketching April Flowers

Our fifth grade classes were able to sketch some colorful flowers in our perennial garden.  We are observing the red emperor tulip to help learn all the parts of the flower and discuss pollination.   77 more words

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5th Grade Homework

Study Links 7.10

Chapter 7 Test on Friday, 7/25

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