Welcome to 4th Grade!

Summer 2021

A Message from Your 4th Grade Teachers!

Dear Parents,

We are looking forward to meeting you in September! We hope your child is excited to begin fourth grade. Enclosed you will find the materials needed to prepare for the upcoming year. Summer reading and math work and fourth grade supplies are due by Monday, September 13, 2021.

  • Summer Reading Assignment: The summer reading books are Planet Omar Accidental TROUBLE Magnet by Zarib Mian and Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Graberstein. Either book will fulfill the requirements, but your child is welcome to enjoy both novels. Your child should complete the comprehension packet for Planet Omar Accidental TROUBLE Magnet OR Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library. We are looking forward to celebrating both stories in September.
  • Math Enrichment: Please use the link below to access the IXL Math assignments
  • Supply List: In addition to the stationery provided by the school, we are asking that each child brings in the supplies on the list provided.

We wish you and your child a fun and relaxing summer. See you on September 8th for Book Day!


The Fourth Grade Teachers

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Gwynedd-Mercy Academy Elementary has bundled tuition which includes field trips, school pictures, yearbook, and most student school supplies. In addition, copy books, folders, rulers, and student planners will be distributed to students. Below is a list of supplemental supplies your child will need for 4th Grade:

  • 1 Inch Blue Binder
  • Colored Pencils - Crayola - 24 Ct
  • Composition Book - Wide Ruled - Black - 100 Ct
  • Divider - Avery - 8 Tab - Multicolor - Big Tab Write On
  • Dry Erase Markers - Expo - 4 Color Set - Fine
  • Elmer's Washable Glue Stick- Purple - 6 Pk
  • 2 Yellow Chisel Highlighters
  • Package of 3 x 5 Ruled Index Cards - 100 Ct
  • Mechanical Pencil - BIC - .7mm - 10 Pk
  • Mechanical Pencil - BIC - Refill - .7mm - 30 Pack
  • No. 2 Pencil Sharpened - 12 Pk
  • Protractor - Clear - 6 Inch - Arm
  • Scissors - Fiskar - Kids - 5 Inch - Pointed

  • 1 pair of earbuds/headphones with 3.5mm (not bluetooth or Apple lightning)
  • 1 reusable water bottle
  • Individual or pocket-sized hand sanitizer
  • Individual tissue packets

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Summer assignment information and IXL tracking sheet!

Click the link below to access IXL!

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Click below to access your summer reading assignment!

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