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Welcome to 5th Grade!

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Recent Posts

The Garden at CES is Coming Alive!!!

We are so excited about our garden being restored after last spring's tornado. Fifth grade was able to help start the replanting today. See many pictures in our photo gallery.

Students worked to discover the approximate length of a friend's digestive system while learning the major organs. The average was about 27 feet!  Click here to see more pictures of this fun activity.

Christmas Mazes: STEAMing for Christmas!

Please view the kids' stop-motion videos! They did an awesome job working together. Each student made a gingerbread person from cinnamon dough and used a marshmallow base. They worked with partners to create a maze from Q-tips and then created stop-motion videos using the Lego Movie Maker app. We enjoyed sharing our work! Click here to see more Christmas Mazes.

Happy New Year

I hope everyone is having wonderful holiday break! I miss my kids and can't wait to hear about their Christmas.

We used Chatterpix to make clouds talk today!

We used the ipad app called Chatterpix to make the cloud type we chose tell facts about itself. View some of our work by clicking here: TALKING CLOUDS