Note: Spelling is a nightly homework assignment in 4th grade.
No spelling test week of April 15th
week of April 22:
robin, button, bacon, reason, cotton, sunken, eleven, cousin, woven, raisin, wagon, muffin, widen, wooden, ridden, common, proven, often, penguin, skeleton, violin, vitamin
We will have our unit grammar test on Adjectives the week of April 15th
Week of April 22
-Good vs. Well
Reading Focus: unit 6 wk 1
-Analyze story structure
Genre: Expository, Fiction
Scholastic Book Club Code: QCTMR when ordering on-line.
AR - Each quarter students must meet their AR goal to attain the full 100 points required for their reading grade.
A helpful website to see if a book is available for AR testing: www.arbookfind.com
Freckle: 68p5tp (formerly Front Row)
We will begin a new Every Day math curriculum series
The most important thing you can do to help your child in math this year is to focus on mastering all multiplication facts (0-12) as quickly as possible.
We will be learning 2-digit multiplication and long division before the end of the first semester. Students should be able to complete 100 facts in 5 minutes. A deck of multiplication and division flash cards for home use is highly suggested for practice.
Unit 7: Multiplication of a whole number by a fraction; Measurement.
Note: Home Links are a nightly homework assignment in 4th grade.
A good website for parents: https://www.commonsensemedia.org
This website offers unbiased reviews and age appropriate ratings for books, TV shows and movies.
Our focus this year will be on the regions of the United States. Students will be required to know the states and capitals of the U.S.. We will also study MN Native American Tribes and other topics.
Students are working on their State Research Report Lap Book and presentations will begin the week of April 15th.
Science will be taught by Mrs. Przybilla.
REMEMBER to assist your child in selecting a healthy snack for morning break. Fruit, yogurt or other healthy foods are encouraged vs. crackers, cookies and other snack foods that have little nutritional value.
Our religion series is called Christ Our Life. We will begin Unit 5: Jesus leads us to happiness.
Students should be working to memorize the
Apostles Creed at home.
Class Mass Schedule: (Dress up)
September 14th - Holy Cross at 9:00
November 21 (Thanksgiving mass - Wednesday)
May 17 - St. John's in Lastrup at 9:00
Horizon Health/Meadow Ponds trips:
October 17th and February 20th
April 18 - Passover Meal
April 19th - no school Good Friday
April 29th week - Spring MAPS testing
April 22 - snow make up day
May 2nd - MN Twins game field trip
May 3rd - Grandparents Day
May 17 - Class Mass in Lastrup
May 21st - Field trip to Como Zoo and Fort Snelling (return 6:30 p.m.)
Gym: Monday and Wednesday 2:15-2:55
Computer lab: Wednesday from 10-10:40
Friday from 10:55 -11:35
Music: Tuesday/Thursday from 10:00-10:40
Mass: Friday 8:30 a.m. (dress appropriate for church)