Mid-Pacific Institute: Grade 5

Grade 5

Finding the Volume of Large Spaces

Posted on September 24, 2017

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Previous Classroom Updates

Digital Citizens

Posted on September 14, 2017

_ On Monday mornings, the fifth graders explore what it means to be a good digital citizen. We feel it is very important to help students learn how to stay safe online. We began by discussing the idea of what...

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Lei of our Unique Gifts

Posted on September 3, 2017

During our teacher retreat this year, we were all asked to bring in an aritifact that represents how we see ourselves as Artists, Individuals, and Innovators, and how it is reflected in our teaching. We were inspired by one of...

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Let's go get our knowledge on!

Posted on August 25, 2017

What began as witnessing natural phenomenon has blossomed into engaged, curious, and passionate learning experriences. The students came into the classroom early Monday morning. They watched the shadow of the moon travel across the nation, inspiring so many questions: Why...

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Our First Week

Posted on August 17, 2017

What a fabulous group of 5th graders we have this year! We are settling into a new year and learning all of our new routines. We would like to share some moments from this week. We have spent a lot...

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5th Grade Leavetaking

Posted on May 24, 2017

Our 5th graders had another filled week of presenting their Casptone presentations at Ho'okupu, practicing for Leavetaking, and then shining on stage during Leavetaking. We are so proud of our 5th graders and appreciate the endless support of all the...

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Presentations: Round 1

Posted on May 12, 2017

The 5th graders have been working to revise and refine their presentations and it showed as they presented on Friday, May 12th. The excitement of learning, the passion for the topics, and the intrigue from the audience were evident as...

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