Wednesday, April 18, 2018

HW - Wednesday, 4/18

Parents:
  • SBAC Testing begins next week
    • Next Monday starts English Language Arts
    • Following Monday starts Math
    • If students need more time or are absent, we have make-up days.
    • There will be less homework assigned so students can get enough sleep
    • Take the Practice Tests here: https://practice.smarterbalanced.org/student
      • First Window: Click SIGN-IN
      • Second Window: Select Grade 4
      • Third Window: There are SIX tests.
        • Take the Training Tests FIRST. DO NOT forget to scroll (up/down, left/right) and use the toolbox if needed.
        • Then take the 4th Grade specific tests.

  • SPIRIT DAY Tomorrow, 4/19 - Tie Dye or Class T-Shirts
  • Scholastic Book Fair started today and runs until next Friday.
  • Thursday: Music 
  • Friday: P.E.
    1.  Read for 30 min. / March Reading Logs due Wednesday, 5/2
    2.  Language Arts
    • Time for Kids - Read the new issue Not in my box today...sorry!; quiz next Monday (maybe?)
    • Cinderella stories - Start editing and reviewing your stories. I will be reading and suggesting changes in the coming days. Please use your Google Drive accounts and do not let anyone edit your work (your family can, however). Your friends can - and should - comment if they are editing. (No more than 3 friends please.) The further along you are on your story, the less work you're going to have to do.
    3.  Math
    • Textbook pgs. 434-435; 436-437
    • Workbook pgs. none
    4.   History - pgs. 151-154

    Tuesday, April 17, 2018

    HW - Tuesday, 4/17

    Parents:
    • SBAC Testing begins next week
      • Next Monday starts English Language Arts
      • Following Monday starts Math
      • If students need more time or are absent, we have make-up days.
      • There will be less homework assigned so students can get enough sleep
      • Take the Practice Tests here: https://practice.smarterbalanced.org/student
        • First Window: Click SIGN-IN
        • Second Window: Select Grade 4
        • Third Window: There are SIX tests.
          • Take the Training Tests FIRST. DO NOT forget to scroll (up/down, left/right) and use the toolbox if needed.
          • Then take the 4th Grade specific tests.

    • SPIRIT DAY This Thursday, 4/19 - Tie Dye or Class T-Shirts
    • We will most likely wrap up Science Fair Presentations tomorrow.
    • Tuesday: Music
    • Wednesday: P.E.
    • Thursday: Music 
    • Friday: P.E.
      1.  Read for 30 min. / March Reading Logs due Wednesday, 5/2
      2.  Language Arts
      • Time for Kids - Read the new issue Not in my box today...sorry!; quiz next Monday (maybe?)
      • Cinderella stories - rough drafts due TOMORROW. Please use your Google Drive accounts and do not let anyone edit your work (your family can, however). The further along you are on your story, the less work you're going to have to do.
      3.  Math
      • Textbook pgs. 422-423
      • Workbook pgs. 16-1 R/P
      4.   History - pgs. 147-150

      Monday, April 16, 2018

      HW - Monday, 4/16

      Parents:
      • SPRING PICTURE DAY...TOMORROW, April 17
      • SPIRIT DAY This Thursday, 4/19 - Tie Dye or Class T-Shirts
      • We will most likely wrap up Science Fair Presentations tomorrow.
      • Tuesday: Music
      • Wednesday: P.E.
      • Thursday: Music 
      • Friday: P.E.
        1.  Read for 30 min. / March Reading Logs due Wednesday, 5/2
        2.  Language Arts
        • Time for Kids - Read the new issue Not in my box today...sorry!; quiz next Monday (maybe?)
        • Cinderella stories - rough drafts due Wednesday, 4/18. Please use your Google Drive accounts and do not let anyone edit your work (your family can, however).
        3.  Math
        • Textbook pgs. 418; 419
        • Workbook pgs. none
        • Topic 15 Test tomorrow
        4.   History - none
        5.   Science - none

        Friday, April 13, 2018

        Weekend Notes

        Parents:
        • TONIGHT: PTA Movie Night. Movie is Ferdinand (based on the award-winning book, The Story of Ferdinand)
        • Tuesday, April 17 - Spring Picture Day
        • Homework:
          • Monday: Time for Kids open magazine quiz
          • Tuesday: Topic 15 Math Test
          • Wednesday: Cinderella rough draft is due
          • Science Fair Presentations continue through the week
        • Please pay attention to the weather, especially for Monday
        Have a GOOD WEEKEND!!!

        Thursday, April 12, 2018

        HW - Thursday, 4/12

        Parents:
        • Thursday: Music; Open House from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
        • Friday: P.E.
        • Tuesday, April 17 - Spring Picture Day
          1.  Read for 30 min. / April Reading Logs due Wednesday, May 2!
          2.  Language Arts
          • Time for Kids - Read the new issues; quiz next Monday
          • Cinderella stories - rough drafts due next Wednesday, 4/18. Please use your Google Drive accounts and do not let anyone edit your work (your family can, however).
          3.  Math
          • Textbook pgs. 408-409; 410-413
          • Workbook pgs. none
          • Topic 15 Test next week
          4.   History - pgs. 143-146
          5.   Science - pgs. none; We are done with the textbook. The consumable workbook/textbook should be kept (for use in reviewing) for next year's grade 5 Science Test.
          • Science Fair Projects presentations take place Friday and will continue through next week

          Wednesday, April 11, 2018

          HW - Wednesday, 4/11

          Parents:
          • SCIENCE FAIR PROJECTS are to be turned in ASAP! It is part of the 4th grade curriculum and thus all students are expected to participate. It also counts for their Science grade: just signing up and participating earns you the full 100 points! Thank you to those who turned theirs in already!
          • Wednesday: P.E.; PTA General Meeting (see flyer)
          • Thursday: Music; Open House from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
          • Friday: P.E.
          • Tuesday, April 17 - Spring Picture Day
            1.  Read for 30 min. / April Reading Logs due Wednesday, May 2!
            2.  Language Arts
            • Time for Kids - Read the new issues; quiz next Monday
            • Cinderella stories - rough drafts due next Wednesday, 4/18. Please use your Google Drive accounts and do not let anyone edit your work (your family can, however).
            3.  Math
            • Textbook pgs. 406-407
            • Workbook pgs. 15-3 R/P; 15-4 R/P
            • Topic 15 Test next week
            4.   History - pgs. none
            5.   Science - pgs. none; We are done with the textbook. The consumable workbook/textbook should be kept (for use in reviewing) for next year's grade 5 Science Test.
            • Chapter 9 Open Book Test tomorrow
            • Science Fair Projects presentations take place Friday and will continue through next week

            Tuesday, April 10, 2018

            HW - Tuesday, 4/10

            Parents:
            • SCIENCE FAIR PROJECTS are to be turned in ASAP! It is part of the 4th grade curriculum and thus all students are expected to participate. It also counts for their Science grade: just signing up and participating earns you the full 100 points! Thank you to those who turned theirs in already!
            • Wednesday: P.E.; PTA General Meeting (see flyer)
            • Thursday: Music; Open House from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
            • Friday: P.E.
            • Tuesday, April 17 - Spring Picture Day
              1.  Read for 30 min. / March Reading Logs due Tuesday, April 10 (later date due to Spring Break)!
              2.  Language Arts
              • Time for Kids - Read the new issues; quiz next Monday
              • Cinderella stories - rough drafts due next Wednesday, 4/18. Please use your Google Drive accounts and do not let anyone edit your work (your family can, however).
              3.  Math
              • Textbook pgs. 402-403; 404-405
              • Workbook pgs. 15-2 R/P
              • Topic 15 Test next week
              4.   History - pgs. none
              5.   Science - pgs. 338 Math Links; 339-340 #1-20 + Map the Concept; 342-343 (Due Wednesday)
              • Chapter 9 Open Book Test on Thursday, 4/12
              • Science Fair Projects presentations take place Friday and will continue through next week