Monday, June 20, 2016

Red Panther End of Year Movie

What a great class! I am already missing you.  Please come visit and let us know all about middle school. Have a great summer!  Enjoy!  Mrs. Burns:)

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Math Awards Today

Our highest grossing Stock Market Game group was The Stock Stars  (the only all girl group) ranked 106th out all Elementary MA Stock Market Groups Grades 5& 6 !!  They started with $ 100,000 and after two months ended up with $100,217.36.  Congrats Ladies!

The Memorial School winners for the Investwrite Competition on their best strategy for a long term stock were: Rithikh, Mihir and Julia V. They were judged on their Understanding of the Concept, their Rationale and their Writing Style. Their essays had to be between 300- 800 words! Congrats!

Friday, June 10, 2016

Gutter Boats Finals

Red Panthers and their Gutter Boat Designs
Our very own Abby came in 3rd place overall in 5th Grade with a award winning time of 10:55 seconds!
Congrats Abby!

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Field Day Tomorrow!

5th Grade All Day Helpers Report at 7AM by the gym doors in the butterfly garden and then to the field.  Session 1 Helpers go to homerooms and bring lunch and towels to the cafeteria before reporting to straight to the field.  Session 2 should leave lunch in cafe prior to going onto the Water Slide for 10 AM. 

Remember to bring tomorrow: towel, lunch, extra snack and drink, wear sunscreen to school!  (optional) grocery bag for wet clothes, change of clothes, sunglasses.

5th Grade Schedule:
7AM-      All Day Helpers Report
8:20 AM- Session 1 Helpers Report to Field
10:00- 10:45 AM- Water Slide Time for 5th Grade
10:50 - Session 2, Session 1 and All Day Helpers Report to Field
11- 12:20 Session 2 Field Day, Grades 3,4,5
12:20 Field Clean Up- Grades 4&5
12:30- Picnic Lunch
1:20 - 1:40 Leaky Bucket Relay Race
1:40- Homerooms, Field Day Ribbons

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Math Olympiad Awards for 4th and 5th Graders Today!

Congratulations to all 4th and 5th Grade Math Olympians for another successful season. Students got to have lunch together in the library and everyone got a certificate from Math Olympiad. Our Top 50% scorers also received a MOEMS patch and one student scored in the top 2% and also got a gold pin and trophy for being the top scorer. Lots of great math was done this season !

Our Top Scorer This Year

Today was a Build Day!

5th Graders worked today to build their designs for their gutter boats today .

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

The Gutter Boat Challenge Has Begun!

5th Graders at Memorial started their Gutter Boat Challenge yesterday! It has begun! Mr. Musselman did a great Design Process Presentation and showed students some past winning designs. Students will design and build all this week in school.  The Gutter Boat Trials are Monday 6/6 and Wednesday 6/8 are the Gutter Boats Finals!! Last years' record was 5 seconds! Good Luck 5th Graders!!

                                                         The Design Process