• Students in fifth grade are being prepared to move on to middle school where a greater amount of independence will be expected and required.  An important part of this preparation involves being able to maintain an assignment pad.  We work hard in Room 8 to stay organized by keeping our assignment pads updated with the following procedures:     
     
     
    • A homework board is maintained at the front of the room.  Students are asked to take out their assignment pads at least once each day and write down the subject assignments as I go over them.  Long term assignments are displayed on the homework board until they are due, and directions are reviewed at regular intervals during that period of time. Please check your child's assignment pad daily. 
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