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4th Grade


Fourth Grade Newsletter

April 9-13, 2018


Due to STAAR Testing next Tuesday and Wednesday, parents will be unable to eat lunch with their children.  You may drop off lunch for them in the office.



Finish learned behavior and inherited traits

Wednesday- Study Guide

Friday- test


Social Studies

The Early 1900’s


Reading (Homework: Read 20 – 30 min. each night except Monday night before STAAR (optional).

We will be review our Reading STAAR Benchmark go over each genre.  We will also begin our persuasive unit.



Monday- Begin Unit 11 “Making Connections” – working on multi-step word problems with decimals

Tuesday- Writing STAAR test

Wednesday- Continue on multi-step word problems; review our math benchmark test

Thursday- Review stem and leaf plots and continue our review
Friday- Finish up the “Math Benchmark”  (It should come home today); review dot plots



We will not have a spelling list or homework this week.  The writing benchmark went home Friday.  Tuesday will be our STAAR Writing Test.


Important Dates

**Tuesday, April 10th- 4th grade Writing STAAR Test

**Monday, April 16th- Texas Reads One Kick-Off

**Saturday, April 21st- Spring Daddy Daughter/ Mother Son Dance

**Monday, April 23rd- Bad Weather Day; No School

**Wednesday, April 25th- Four Week Progress Reports

**Monday, April 30th- G/T Year-End Celebration

**Monday, May 7th- Fun Day in PE

**Monday, May 14th- Regular School Day- STAAR Math Test

**Tuesday, May 15th- STAAR Reading Test

**Monday, May 21st- Select Choir to Sandy Lake competition

**Wednesday, May 23rd- 4th grade end of year awards at 9:45 in the cafeteria