Mrs. Kim Glover
5th Grade
Kim Glover
662.890.8745

About the Teacher/Welcome Msg

Welcome to fifth grade!!! My website is updated periodically through Remind and Twitter. Students' weekly reports will be sent home each Tuesday as another way to keep you informed. Please sign the weekly report and return to school by Friday of each week. Other ways to stay informed: Class Dojo, Student Agenda, Remind 101, DCS Phone Text Alerts, Parent Portal, DCS Website, and the Overpark Website

Education:

I received by Bachelor's Degree in Education from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  I have also received my National Board Certification.

Experience:

This is my 13th year with Overpark Elementary.  Before coming to Overpark, I taught fifth grade at Southaven Elementary and sixth grade in Little Rock, AR.

Bio:

This is my 13th year teaching here at Overpark. Before coming to Overpark, I taught 5th grade at Southaven Elementary for nine years and 6th grade for two years in Little Rock, Arkansas. I received my teaching degree from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and in 2007, I received my National Board Certification. My husband and I live in Olive Branch. Our son, BJ, and his wife Jessica also live in Olive Branch with our 5 year old granddaughter, Aria and 3 year old grandson, Nick.  Our daughter, Brittany, and her husband Matthew, live in Nashville, Tennessee. Our youngest son, Tyler, also lives in Olive Branch.

Class Schedule

Activity:

Our activity is from 2:25-3:10 daily.

Monday - Library

Tuesday - Art

Wednesday - Music

Thursday - P.E.

Friday - Computer

Links

Math Practice
Math Practice 
http://www.dositey.com 
Math Practice 
http://www.kaboose.com 
Math Practice 
http://www.kidsites.com 
Multiplication Practice 
http://www.funbrain.com 
Multiplication Practice 
http://arithmetic.zetamac.com 
Multiplication 
http://www.multiplication.com 

Reading Practice

Read Theory 
http://www.readtheory.org/ 

Math Practice 
https://www.khanacademy.org/ 

Figurative Language 
http://www.starrmatica.com/standalon e/starrMaticaFigurativeLanguageBase ball.swf 

Figurative Language 
http://www.quia.com/cb/125762.html 
Figurative Language 
http://reviewgamezone.com/games/su pershooter/index.php? 871&title=Figurative%20Language 
Poetry 
http://www.poetryforkids.com 

 

Announcements

 

Grading Scale

90 - 100 A

80 - 89 B

70 - 79 C

65 - 69 D

0 - 64 F

 

Snacks:

Students may bring a daily snack if they would like. Our snack times are immediately following activity and at recess.

Students may have a water bottle in the classroom unless it becomes a distraction or issue. This will be left to my discretion. Water must be in a clear container and the water must be regular, clear water (not flavored).

Birthday Treats:

Birthday treats are welcome. They must be shared in the classroom after lunch. All treats must be store bought; nothing homemade please. Please let me know in advance if you plan to bring treats.

Breakfast begins August 6. It is served daily from 7:55 - 8:15. Regular cost is $1.25, reduced price is $0.30.

Our lunch is 11:55- 12:20. Student lunch cost is $2.75 and adult lunch cost is $3.25.  Visitors are welcome to have lunch with us. Visitors must first sign in with the front office.

Conference Times:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Friday 2:25-3:05. Conferences can be scheduled with me directly.

Be saving your Box Tops, Cambell's Soup Labels, and aluminum can tabs.

Sign up for reminders and messages from me through Remind.  Text @91701 to 81010. Thank you to those who have signed up already!

 

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