Fourth Grade Overview

October 21st

Welcome back! We hope you had a super break!

BIBLE:  Psalm 100:4 – “Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name.” The verse test over Psalm 100:1-4 will be on Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  The students are doing great learning these verses.  I am proud of them.

Language Arts:

READING: Let the Lemonade War begin! We are kicking off our third F&F unit, Cause and Effect, by drinking lemonade and discussing the “Cup Song.” Look for information in today’s Tuesday folder!

ENGLISH: We will continue our unit on VERBS. Students will be learning a short list of LINKING VERBS. A list can be found in the language/English section of their binders. We will also be studying irregular verbs, as well as subject/verb agreement. A final verb test will be on Thursday, October 30.

SPELLING: New activity sheets will be in the spelling section of student binders by Wednesday. Test 5 is scheduled for Friday, October 31. Test will be given orally with students writing out each word (old school).

WRITING: We will finalize our opinion papers this week.

Applied Sciences:

MATH: We will continue chapter 3, “Understanding Multiplication and Division.”  Please work with your child by using flashcards at home.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Revolutionary projects are due this week.

SCIENCE:  We will continue chapter 1, ”Classifying Animals.”  We will focus on lessons 4 and 5.