Presentation on theme: "The ABCs of Fifth Grade Lincoln Elementary 2012-2013."— Presentation transcript:
The ABCs of Fifth Grade Lincoln Elementary
Attendance You must be in class and unpacked by 8:55 If you arrive after 8:55, check in at the office You must come to class before going to breakfast Bring excuse note within 3 days after absence or illegal
Bathroom/Drinks Hand signals Water bottles Use passes Sign out/in sheet
Books & Supplies Books must be covered Place name and number in each YOUR responsibility to have these when switching classes: Folder Notebook Assignment book Journal Pencil
Breakfast You must first check in with teacher Breakfast MUST be brought upstairs to eat so you’re not late to your first class Excellent hallway behavior is expected to/from cafeteria
Closets HANG UP all coats Backpacks will stay with you Be sure to have all supplies ready by 9:00 Keep closet doors closed
Desks Books on right You will keep most supplies in backpacks, not in desks Random desk checks NO loose papers, garbage, etc.
Folders Color-coded Labeled inside Papers must be kept neatly inside-you will be switching classes often
Homeroom Unpack Choose lunch option Daily preparation-sharpen pencils, use bathroom, etc. You will report to your first class at 9am-no time for fooling around
Homework Up to 50 minutes daily Homework policy 1-2 missed/week=lose 10 mins. recess 3-4 missed/week=lose 15 mins. Recess 5+ missed/week=lose FULL recess AND a note home for parents’ signature Rewards for 0 missed assignments Homework counts for grading USE YOUR ASSIGNMENT BOOK!
Jobs To be done at the beginning or end of the day You will have one job for the entire year Job descriptions:
Language Arts Language Arts with Mrs. Blose Reading-M, Tu, Th Vocabulary Spelling Grammar Writing-W, Fr
Language Arts Reading Log/Class Library Classroom library in 305 Library is organized by genre Always have a book Required to read 20 books Must complete a summary for each book read
Lunch/Recess Lunch at 12:40pm Recess at 1:05 SNAP cards in hallway Lunch crate in hallway Line up for lunch in hallway by lunch choice Lunch/recess behavior
Math-Mrs. Pethick Pre-test tomorrow Switch for Math daily in mixed groups Your responsibility to have your materials with you: Folder Workbook Notebook Assignment book Journal Pencils
PAWSitive steps Be respectful. Be responsible. Be safe. Earn tokens towards PAWS punches for school store prizes. Principal’s 100 Club Lion’s Pride Awards
Science/Social Studies- Mr. Verile Social Studies for half of the year, Science for half of the year Your responsibility to have all needed materials with you: Folder Notebook Journal Assignment book Pencils
Snack Usually working snack Eaten in 5 minutes No peanuts or peanut butter SHOULD BE HEALTHY No juice, soda, etc.
Supplies Supply cart Supplies are to be BORROWED, not kept in your desks Supplies used for SCHOOL work only Pencil boxes: You should supply pencils for yourself throughout the year Put your name/# on eraser provided Keep tickets/PAWS cards here
WIN Time 45 minutes 4x/week Mixed groups based on reading ability/needs
Writing Your responsibility to have all needed materials with you: Folder Notebook Journal Assignment book Pencils