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  • You're going to be an awesome Fifth Grader and Sixth Grader!

    Are you ready? We have been thinking about you and getting more excited by the day to see you. Washoe County School District is here for you and wants you to know we are ready to start the 2020-2021 school year. It’s going to be a great year of seeing old friends, making new friends, school adventures and fun discoveries. See you soon!

    Students and families, please know whether it is walking through the hallways of your school or distance learning, you are surrounded by people who care about you deeply, who are dedicated to helping you reach your goals and who wholeheartedly believe in you every day.

    In Fifth Grade you will learn:

    • About the earth's place in the universe!
    • How to multiply and divide fractions.
    • How to quote accurately from a text.
    • To ask questions like, "Does everyone have the same opportunity for the American dream and does the American dream still exist?"

    In Sixth Grade you will learn:

    • How to play a musical instrument.
    • To discuss why the author wrote a piece of writing
    • About ancient cultures and how they impact history
    • How to use ratios to solve problems

    Family Discussion Ideas:

    What are some things you are grateful for from your distance learning time?

    What are you looking forward to this summer?

    What are you excited about for the upcoming school year?


  • ¡Serás un increíble estudiante de Quinto Grado y Sexto Grado! 

    ¿Estás listo(a)? Hemos estado pensando en ti y cada día estamos más emocionados por verte de nuevo. El Distrito Escolar del Condado de Washoe está aquí para ti y quiere que sepas que estamos listos para comenzar el año escolar 2020-2021. Será un gran año para ver a viejos amigos, hacer nuevos amigos, tener aventuras escolares y hacer divertidos descubrimientos. ¡Te vemos pronto!

    Estudiantes y familias, sea que se trate de caminar por los pasillos de su escuela o del aprendizaje a distancia, están rodeados de personas que se preocupan profundamente por ustedes, que se dedican a ayudarles a alcanzar sus metas y que creen de todo corazón en ustedes todos los días.

    En el quinto grado aprenderás:

    • ¡Sobre el lugar de la Tierra en el Universo!
    • Cómo multiplicar y dividir fracciones
    • Cómo citar con precisión un texto
    • Hacer preguntas como: "¿Todos tienen la misma oportunidad para el sueño americano y todavía existe el sueño americano?

    En el sexto grado aprenderás:

    • Cómo tocar un instrumento musical
    • Aprenderás por qué el autor escribió un escrito
    • Sobre las cultura antiguas y su impacto en la historia
    • Cómo usar las proporciones para resolver problemas

     Ideas para conversaciones familiares:

    ¿Cuáles son algunas de las cosas por las que estás agradecido en nuestro tiempo de aprendizaje a distancia?

    ¿Qué esperas con ansias este verano?

    ¿Qué te emociona para este próximo año escolar?


WCSD Virtual Summer Camps - Fifth Grade and Sixth Grade

  • WCSD Virtual Summer Camps - Fifth and Sixth Grade

    Hello, summer campers!  Are you ready to explore this year's virtual summer camps?  Choose 1, 2, 3, or all 4.  Each camp has a week worth of exciting activities.  Read about each of the camps and get ready to have some fun!

     

    Culinary ArtsCulinary Camp

    Create your culinary masterpiece by putting together favorite recipes into your cookbook.

    Culture Camp logo Culture and Language Camp

     Have you ever wondered about your heritage?  Where did you come from?  Come to Culture Camp and learn all about you and your family.  

    Sports camp logo Sports Camp

    Do you have a favorite sport or athlete you would love to learn more about?  Keep your body and mind moving at a sports camp.

    STEM Camp logo S.T.E.M. Camp

    Be an engineer by designing something of your very own!

     

     

Fifth and Sixth Grade Summer Learning Packets