MORNING WORK: DWP WRITING: Cursive READING: Read 15-20 minutes for your reading contract. SCIENCE: TEST tomorrow! Study and ask a parent to sign your study guide. MATH: Complete the blue self assessment, and ask a parent to sign your yellow study guide. Our Unit 1 test is Thursday. OTHER: Find a picture of the animal from your cinquain poem.
MORNING WORK: Daily Writing Prompt WRITING: Cursive READING: Read at least 15-20 minutes. You will have independent reading time tomorrow, so make sure have a good book to read! MATH: Study Link 1.6 (The "Puzzle" side is optional---just for fun!) ---Look at the polygon link I added to the blog. How well do you know your polygons??
We've been studying polygons in math. Quiz your knowledge with this polygon matching game! (The first time I played, I finished in one minute, fourteen seconds...Can you beat my time???) Click here to play the game.
MORNING WORK: Daily Writing Prompt WRITING: Cursive READING: Read 20 minutes MATH: Study Link 1.5 OTHER: Book Orders due tomorrow
Parents, We were unable to take the Reading MAP test this morning due to computer malfunctions. Your children were very patient and respectful as we tried to figure out a solution. I will keep you posted regarding a reschedule date. Thank you.
Fourth graders, I loved hearing how you received or gave away the pink tickets today. You are all such caring individuals, and I am lucky to be your teacher! Activities we enjoyed today: 1. Completing the science page. 2. Checking out books in the library. 3. Coloring the volcano diagram. Hopes we have for tomorrow: 1. It will stay sunny! 2. Win the Fry Day raffle. 3. Add to our minute bank.
MORNING WORK: Daily Writing Prompt SPELLING: Weekly test tomorrow WRITING: Cursive READING: Read at least 15-20 minutesSCIENCE: Finish Worksheet 1.1 Use you book, p C5-C9 for help...The bottom paragraph of pC9 will help you with the last one! Science quiz tomorrow---Know: The terms from "The Story of a Volcano," the layers of the earth, and the "Volcanic Vocabulary" labels. MATH: Study Link 1.4...Use your student reference book for help.
MORNING WORK: Daily Writing Prompt (Remember to include the 4 necessary parts!!) SPELLING: p. 4 & 5 GRAMMAR: p. 3 & 4 READING: Practice p. 6 and READ 15-20 minutes WRITING: Cursive SCIENCE: "Hot Rock" page. MATH: Study Link 1.3
Today we watched a movie filled with interesting images of volcanoes. You might enjoy playing on this Discovery Channel site. You have to read the information on this page carefully. It might even be fun to look at it together with a parent! We have already talked about the layers of the earth, and we will be learning a lot more about volcanoes and the earth in the next few weeks. Click here for the virtual volcano.
MORNING WORK: Daily Writing Prompt (in spiral) SPELLING: p. 2, practice words GRAMMAR: p. 1 READING: "Practice" p. 2 & READ (at least 15-20 minutes) WRITING: Cursive MATH: Math Box 1.2 & Study Link 1.2 (Use SRB p. 90 & 91 for help.)
Activities we enjoyed today: 1. building pages for our version of "How to Dig a Hole to the Other Side of the World. 2. Miss Lee's math class had part of their first math test. 3. koosh ball toss and sharing what we're most looking forward to in fourth grade.
Our hopes for next week: 1. knowing what to do and when to do it 2. finish the first day challenge 3. win the fry-day raffle.
What a busy day we had today! Please remember that the following is for homework:
Language Arts: 4th Grade Expectations (blue page) Other: Mystery Star Student pages are due tomorrow : Parent Night is tonight! Please give your parents the information that you received in your mailboxes today.
We had a very busy morning, and I'm excited to see you again tomorrow. Remember that your Mystery Star Student pages should be finished by Thursday. That means you have tonight and tomorrow night to work on them.
We didn't talk about it today, but you may bring in a healthy snack tomorrow!