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Mrs. Wheeler's Class

General Education

5th Grade


General Education

Welcome to Remote Learning in 5th Grade! 

Please utilize the information below and feel free to contact us with any questions that you might have.  Please know that being unsure is okay - we are all learning together in this new situation! Please ask for help when you need it. There are a lot of us thinking through the same things, and together we'll do our best to make learning at home a smooth, engaging, and purposeful experience. ​


Office hours listed below.  I will be avaiable so I can quickly respond to your emails, answers to any questions you may have and meet with you individually with students for video conferences. 

  • M-F 9:00-10:00 & M,T,W,TR,F 1:00-2:00
  • Gmail , Google Hangouts or Zoom (links for virtual meetings during office hours will be posted on Google Classroom)
  • Students are to use their district provided Adams 12 email (no personal email please)
  • Beginning Wednesday, April 1st, teachers will be available during the office hours as posted on their pages


  • Classroom Updates & Classwork Location: Google Classroom 

    • Learning and information for each week will be posted in the classwork tab and will be organized by week. 

    • Directions for Google Sign-On From Home

    • Here is a video explaining how to sign into Google at home


  • Attendance Expectations: Instead of on a daily basis, teachers will track attendance based on weekly student participation and work completion (required assignments will be indicated on weekly Learning Board
  • Assignment Completion/Grading Expectations:  Grading will be based on completion of assignments as indicated on the weekly learning board. 
  • Time Dedication: All teachers will look at work completion on a weekly basis, allowing families and students to complete assignments throughout the day and week at times that work best for them.  Assigned classwork will average between 60-90 minutes a day, Monday thru Friday.  Students may manage their time and assignments in whichever manner best suits their needs. Optional homework/extension activities are to be utilized in addition to the daily suggested learning times. 
  • Classwork Postings:  Classwork will be posted once a week, for the entire week.  We will post classwork for the next week by Friday at 3 PM. 
  • Content: All 5th grade students will have the same learning intentions and assignments planned by the entire 5th Grade Team as directed by Dr. Mike. 


Latest News

October 2021 Newsletter

Posted: 10/01/2021
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September 2021 Newsletter

Posted: 09/11/2021
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