Ms Schweitzer

Welcome to Ms. Schweitzer's Fifth Grade Class!

to our November Student of the Month: Rishi Thakkar

We are currently working on:
Math: Chapter 5 Division of Decimals 
Science: Energy in Organisms
Social Studies: The Exploration of the Americas 

Here are some GREAT Decimal Videos for Reference:

Place Value -

Multiplying Decimals -

Older Math Videos to Reference:
Long Division

Rounding Decimals -

Rounding Decimals in SPANISH -


Weekly Homework:

Please be sure to pack your child a healthy snack and lunch each day!

Math - 5 Minutes of Basic Facts on Calendar
Math - Chapter 5 Lesson 7 - Zeros in the Dividend

Math - 5 Minutes of Basic Facts on Calendar
Math - Chapter 5 Lesson 5 - Divide Decimals by Decimals

Math - 5 Minutes of Basic Facts on Calendar
Math - Chapter 5 Assessment

Math - 5 Minutes of Basic Facts on Calendar
Math - Chapter 5 Assessment

Math - Study/Practice your Multiplication Facts over the weekend!

Have a wonderful weekend! 

* Please note that Homework is posted on Monday and is subject to change throughout the week. - Thank you! *

Scholastic Class Code for Orders: 

Upcoming Dates:

November 22nd - NO SCHOOL! Happy Thanksgiving!
November 23rd - NO SCHOOL! Enjoy the holiday weekend!
December 4th - GHSA Meeting & 5th Grade Committee Meeting
December 14th - Candy Gram Forms Due
December 19th - Candy Grams Delivered
December 21st - Half Day 1PM Dismissal
December 21st - Holiday Party
December 22nd through January 1st - Holiday Break - NO SCHOOL

Just A Friendly Reminder:
All Grades, Progress Reports, and Report Cards can be viewed through the Parent Portal, which is located on our School Homepage.
If you need any assistance signing up, please feel free to contact me! 

Suggested Supply List

2018 - 2019

We suggest color coordinating your book covers, notebooks, and folders for organizational purposes. 

*Please label each notebook*:

1. Three 3 Subject Notebooks: Math, Reading, and Writing

2. Four Composition Books: Math, Reading, Social Studies, & Spelling

3. Two 1 Subject Notebooks: Health & Spanish

4. Two 1-inch Binders: Science/Social Studies (shared) & Reading

5. Three Packages of Wide Ruled Lined Paper with holes (for Binders)

6. Five Folders: Reading, Math, Writing, Spanish, & Take Home

7. #2 Pencils (No pens allowed & no mechanical pencils)

8. Post-Its (Small & Regular Sized) 

9. Colored Pencils, Crayons, Markers, Glue, Scissors, Highlighters

10. Tissues, Hand Sanitizer, Lysol Wipes


If you have any questions/concerns
please feel free to contact me at

Writing Teacher:
Mrs. Gawrylo Email:
Reading Teacher: Ms. Planthaber Email:

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