Fourth Grade Newsletter
January 16-19, 2018
Tuesday- Unit 5 test review (Study guide was sent home on Wednesday.)
Wednesday- Unit 5 test
Thursday and Friday- resources in Fusion Science Book
Tuesday- Travis Holds at the Alamo
Wednesday- Battle of the Alamo
Thursday- finish magazine and crossword due
Friday- week 17 online quiz
This week our focus for spelling is suffixes –ment and –ly. The spelling homework for the week is ABC Order. We will review for our Unit 3 test on Tuesday. The students will take the Unit 3 test on Wednesday. The rest of the week, we will focus on taking topic sentences and turning them into developed paragraphs.
Reading (Homework: Read 20 minutes each night and read weekly poem 3 times a night to build fluency. Sign and return poem paper on Friday.)
We will be reviewing informational text on Tuesday. Students will take home review passage/questions. Please go over the questions with your child to review for the test. You may sign it and return on Wednesday for extra 5 points on test grade. Unit 3 Test will be on Wednesday. On Thursday and Friday, we will review structural elements of poetry and practice making connections between two poems. This will begin our Unit 4 over making connections.
***Thank you Dyllan W. for bringing the apples and Cheez-its for snack this week!
**Monday, January 15th- No School- Staff Development
**Wednesday, January 16th- Report Card Day
**Tuesday, February 13th- PTO Meeting at 6
**Wednesday, February 14th- Valentine Party
**Monday, February 19th- No School- Staff Development
**Wednesday, February 21st- 4th grade Benchmark Writing Test and Four Week Progress Reports
**Wednesday, May 23rd- 4th grade end of year awards at 9:45 in the cafeteria