CRS 5th Grade

For all things fifth grade!

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


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


Snow Shelters

This afternoon we helped our second grade buddies build some impressive snow structures as part of a theme project they were working on. The fifth graders had a fantastic time!  


ASA (After School Adventures) !

  ASA will begin on Monday, December 1st, when we return from Thanksgiving break. This morning, Ms. Kenney stopped by the classroom with some 8th graders to talk about the … Continue reading


Let the Wild Rumpus Start!

After reading Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak with our buddies this afternoon, the fifth and second graders created their own “wild things”! Each child was given a … Continue reading

January 16, 2015

Happy New Year!

Every grade is responsible for creating a display outside of Gretchen’s office throughout the year. Fifth grade volunteered for the month of January! In writing, fifth graders learned that traditional … Continue reading

January 8, 2015

Jackson Homestead

We had a wonderful field trip this morning! Examining artifacts and clothing in the Jackson’s kitchen, students got a sense of what kinds of differences there are between their everyday … Continue reading

December 12, 2014

Winter Festival

  The fifth graders will begin practicing the Sword Dance for Winter Festival this week. Please be sure that each fifth grader has nice black pants, a white shirt, and dark … Continue reading

December 10, 2014

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