Supply Letter


August 2018

Dear Fifth Grader,

         Welcome to fifth grade at Millstone River School and to Ms. Stamataros' and Ms. Syltevik's class!  We are thrilled to be your teachers this year.  We hope that you are enjoying your summer and are looking forward to a fun year of learning!

During the first couple days of school, we will be busy getting to know each other.  Please bring in a lunch sized paper bag with 3 items that are special to you.  This bag might contain your favorite book, something that tells us about your hobbies or interests, a photograph, or a souvenir from your summer vacation.  Be sure to put your name on the bag.  We can’t wait to get to know all of you!

As you prepare for fifth grade, these items are recommended:

  • 4 Double Pocket Folders
  • 5 Hard Covered One Subject Marble Composition Books
  • 1 Fabric Zippered Supply Case with:
    • Pencils and Erasers
    • 1 Highlighter
    • 2 Black Sharpie Markers (Fine Point)
    • 2 Dry Erase Markers
    • 3 Glue Sticks
    • 1 Pair of Student Scissors
  • 3 Packages of Post-its (3”x3”)
  • Crayons/Colored Pencils/Washable Markers
  • Earbuds for Chromebooks
  • 1 Box of Tissues to donate to class

*If possible, please donate 1 can of Tennis Balls
 our classroom to help protect our new floors!

When you come to school the first day, please bring in a chapter book, a healthy lunch and snack, your bus pass, and a smile! J                                                                       

                                           Ms. Stamataros and Ms. Syltevik