CRS 5th Grade

For all things fifth grade!

Poetry with our buddies

  This afternoon we enjoyed working at several different poetry stations with our 2nd grade buddies. Buddy pairs chose from: roll-a-word poem, observation poem, visualization station, and create a concrete … Continue reading


Technology in the Classroom Update!

We are fully immersed in our new technology curriculum as the fifth graders are exploring their passion projects. Through this process, students are becoming more independent and are managing a long … Continue reading


Worker’s on the Line

On Wednesday we went to Lowell National Historic Park for our final field trip to the Boott Mills. The fifth graders participated in “Workers on the Line” a program that allows … Continue reading

April 9, 2015

Wrapping up Trouble Don’t Last

Last week, we finished reading Trouble Don’t Last  by Shelley Pearsall.  The fifth graders really enjoyed this novel and our discussions surrounding the events in the story. It was amazing to see how much the … Continue reading

March 3, 2015

United States Geography

As we continue to study the states and capitals, we wanted to share two websites with you that are great for practice: Sheppard Software (which has a variety of different games) and … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bale to Bolt

  Last Friday, we took our first trip to the Lowell Mills (see the Field Trip page for a more detailed description of the Bale to Bolt program). The fifth … Continue reading

February 23, 2015

Be More Awesome

We started a new campaign in our classroom today – to be more awesome! After we watched Kid President’s “Pep Talk,” we were inspired to ask ourselves: “what can we … Continue reading

February 13, 2015

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