Welcome - Bienvenido

Mr. Greg Bridges, 5th Grade - ELAR

Phone: 972-771-2112

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Degrees 👨‍🎓 Bachelors of Business Administration Amber University, Garland, TX Masters of Education - Educational Leadership Lamar University, Beaumont, TX Certifications 📜 Classroom Teacher Grades EC-4 Generalist Grades 4-8 English Language Arts & Reading Grades EC-4 Generalist, ESL Administration Principal, Grades EC-12

Mr. Greg Bridges, 5th Grade - ELAR

 

 

Amanda Rochell Elementary School

899 Rochell Court

Rockwall, TX 75032

Telephone: 972-771-2112
Fax: 972-772-0829 

 

RISD 2019-2020 School Calendar (Click Here)

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

April

18 ~ Progress Reports

19 ~ Holiday * No School

22 ~ Bad Weather Day *No School

24 ~ Secretary Day
25 ~ Taste of Rochell *Title 1 Night 6-7:30 p.m.

25 ~ 2nd Grade Choir Program 7:00 p.m.

26 ~ Popcorn & Pickles
29 ~ Choir Music Fest
30 ~ Orchestra & Band Fest

 

May

1 ~ Battle of the Books

2 ~ Volunteer/Mentor Appreciation Ice Cream Social at 3:30

6 ~ My College Monday *Wear college attire

6 ~Teacher Appreciation Week

8 ~ Nurse Appreciation Day

9 ~ Spring Staff Luncheon

9 ~ Choir Concert at 7:00

14 ~ Pre-K Field Trip to Commerce Children’s Museum

14 ~ KINDER Field Trip to Myers Park

14 ~ 2nd Grade Field Trip to Rockwall Public Library

13-16 ~ Closed Campus (No lunch visitors)

13 ~ STAAR Math Grades 3, 4, 6

13 ~ STAAR Retest Math Grade 5

14 ~ STAAR Reading Grades 3, 4, 6

14 ~ STAAR Retest Reading Grade 5

15 ~ STAAR Science Grade 5

20 ~ 6th Grade Track Meet

24 ~ Field Day

24 ~ Popcorn and Pickles

27 ~ Holiday - Memorial Day

28 ~ Senior Walk 2:45/Reception 3:15ish

29 ~ 6th Grade Party 1:00-2:30

30 ~ Report Cards Distributed

30 ~ Grade Level Awards

30 ~ Last Day of School / Early Release at 12:00

 

Conference Time:  Monday - Friday, 2:15 - 2:50 (By appointment please)

Tutoring Times: Monday & Thursday, 7:20 - 7:50 

 

 

 

 5th Grade Schedule   2018-2019

7:45-9:10 1st  Period (Announcements)

9:10-10:20 2nd Period

10:25-11:35 3rd Period

11:30-12:40 4th Period

12:40-1:10 Lunch (Ray, Thomas, Rule, Bridges)

1:10-1:25 Recess

1:25-2:10 Flextime

2:10-2:55 Specials Class

2:55 Dismissal from Gym

 

 

Our Classroom Mission Statement

We will:

  • Work as a team and independently to earn strong grades.
  • Treat others the way we want to be treated, use good manners and be responsible for our own actions.
  • Follow school rules and do the right thing even when no one is looking.
  • Study hard in school, college and our careers.
  • Follow the 7 Habits and put 1stthings 1st.
  • Be respectful to all people, set achievable goals and be a student that younger students can look up to.

 

        Units of Literary Study

8/20 - 9/28          Unit 1:  Literary Study Begins with Fiction and Poetry

10/01 - 10/19      Unit 2A: Appreciating Literary Nonfiction and Drama

10/22 - 11/02      Unit 2B: Power of Persuasion

11/05 - 12/17      Unit 3: Reading to Understand Informational Text

01/08 - 01/25      Unit 4A: Making Connections Across Literary Genres

01/28 - 02/15      Unit 4B: Making Connections Across Informational Genres

02/19 - 03/08      Unit 5A: Making Connections Across All Genres

03/08 - 04/08      Reading Review Unit​
04/10                    Reading STAAR Test (1st Administration)

04/15 - 05/10      Unit 5B: Understanding the Research Process and Media Impact

05/13 - 05/17      STAAR Week

05/20 - 05/24      Unit 6: Multiple Genre​

 

 

Past Rochell Readers

PAST ROCHELL READERS

 

 

Other Helpful Sites

Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/arochellelem/

Twitter- https://twitter.com/RochellRangers

Website- https://www.rockwallisd.com/rochell/

 

Click these links for more information.

Why is Reading to Your Child Important?  

10 Important Reasons Why Reading is PaRaMoUnT!

 

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