RRE Counseling ProgramCecile Gonsoulin & Melissa LeBlanc Character Education Counselor Roles Guidance Lessons Student Support Safari Guides Mentoring Programs Safety, Red Ribbon, College Week Rhinos in Charge Now You are 10 Junior High Preparation Parent Resources We are always available to assist our Rylander parents and families ! Core Essentials Program sponsored by Chick-fil-A Monthly Kick-off – First Tuesday – students and staff wear color of the month Parents will receive a monthly newsletter “Character Shines” Student Rewards
5thGrade Team Triad Ms. Clements – Science, Language Mrs. Carrington– Math, Language Mrs. Seely – Reading, Language, Social Studies Triad Mrs. Landry – Science, Language Mrs. Sanders – Math, Language Ms. Steubing – Reading, Language, Social Studies Quad Mr. Broadhead – Math Mrs. Davis – Reading, Mrs. Lopez – Social Studies and Writing Mrs. Lockett – Science,
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Lunch Schedules (30 minutes) • Sanders 12:30 • Steubing 12:32 • Landry 12:34 • Carrington 12:38 • Seely 12:40 • Clements 12:42 • Davis 12:44 • Lockett 12:46 • Lopez 12:48 • Broadhead 12:50
General Information • Please do NOT send birthday party invitations to school. • Birthday treats may be delivered to the office by 10:00 AM and will be consumed at recess. • Students may bring water bottles to drink during the day and a nutritious snack for the morning. • Call in absences for each day out and send a note upon student return.
Positive Rewards & Classroom Management https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFWJ2ewRx-4&noredirect=1 • Rhinobucks • Love and Logic • “Rhino Rah Rahs” • Chick-Fil-A and Ribbons for displaying Good Character for Core Essentials • Classroom Dojo Days • Positive Notes, emails, or calls to parents
Parent/ Teacher Conferences • Parent Conferences will begin shortly after the first grading period as needed. Homeroom teachers will send home sign-up information as needed. • If you need to set up a conference sooner, please email your child’s teachers.
Curriculum Overview: Social Studies • 50 States and regions • Colonization • American Revolution • Civil War • World War I • Roaring 20’s • Great Depression • World War II • Civil Rights • On-going map skills
Curriculum Overview: Reading https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quOFcoWBAgw&list=PL374462DCA4AFE3F6&noredirect=1 • Homework – Mondays and Wednesdays • Reader’s Notebooks and Reading Workshop • Comprehension skills • Novels based on reading level • Leveled reading groups • Poetry • Literary Elements • Organizational Strategies • Varied genres of reading • Making inferences • Critical thinking skills • Use of active reading strategies • Vocabulary development • www.commonsensemedia.org/lists/book
Curriculum Overview: Language • Editing Skills • Capitalization, punctuation, and word usage • Parts of speech • Research skills • Narrative Writing • Expository Writing • Writer’s Workshop
Curriculum Overview: Math https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgEuUzHYvOY • Key Concepts: • Place value on both sides of the decimal • Fractions • Graphing • Geometry • Measurement (customary and metric) • All operations (add, subtraction, multiplication, and division) • Probability • Percents • Skills: • Problem Solving using different strategies • Homework : • Assigned on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Curriculum Overview: Science • Matter and its properties • Types and transformations of energy • Magnets • Oil, coal, gas, and mineral process • Conservation of resources • Carbon, nitrogen, and water cycles • Genes and how they relate to inherited traits • Simple systems • Erosion and Weathering • Life Cycles of plants and animals • Species adaptive characteristics • Space • Weather • Homework assigned as needed
Communications • Rylander Update • Emailed • Remind 101 – Sign-up • Tuesday folders • Review all Graded Papers • Sign necessary forms and return to homeroom teacher the next day. • Return on Wednesday • School Website – • Updates will Occur in October
Communications • Responsibility cards • Return on Wednesday • Planners • $3 from Rylander • Review with your child nightly • Voice mail/ e-mail to/from teachers(48 hour response time) • Conference time is 9:35-10:30 • Teacher Websites and Edmodo
Let’s start the year off right with a Pep Talk to get us excited! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-gQLqv9f4o
Thanks for coming! If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to email your teachers.