4th Grade News
Imogene Gideon Elementary
Welcome back and Happy New Year! We hope everyone had a wonderful Winter Break!
January and February are busy months here at Gideon with Open House, Spelling Bee, and the 100th day of school all approaching in the next few weeks.
- Lunch will be from 12:40-1:10 pm
- 4th grade conference time is 2:15-3:15 pm
- Don't forget our SchoolStore.com fundraiser to help support Gideon Gators! There is no selling involved, just sign up and if you or your friends/family members are going to shop online, go to SchoolStore.com and Gideon will get a percentage of what is spent. Additional information/envelopes can be found in the Gideon front office.
- We are collecting Box Tops for Education here at Gideon. This is another quick and easy way to support the school. They can be found on many packages and products in your local grocery store. Simply clip the labels and send them to school!
Dates to Remember
Jan. 11th- Report Cards go home; Wear college shirt
Jan. 15th- No School; Martin Luther KIng Jr. Day
Jan. 19th-Spelling Bee
Chaperones for Field Trips
In order to be a chaperone, you will need to complete the following:
- go to the following website to complete and submit a mandatory background check: http://www.mansfieldisd.org/page.cfm?p=6001
What we are Learning!
Science- soil; weathering and erosion; Earth's resources
Social Studies- identify the accomplishments and explain the economic motivations and impact of significant empresarios, including Stephen F. Austin and Martin de Leon, on the settlement of Texas
Grammar/Writing-write to a central topic (expository)
We are so close to our goal of 200 members. You can help us reach that goal by sending in your $8.00 today. PTA memberships & funds supports:
- field trips
- teacher appreciation
- parent support
- movie nights
- field day help
- and so much more!
To learn more about how you can help:
Holiday Dress Days
Friday Dec. 15th- Friday favorite-wear your favorite holiday shirt or wear red and green
Monday Dec. 18th- Monday can be ugly - make or pull out your favorite "ugly holiday sweater"
Tuesday Dec. 19th - Baby it's cold outside - bundle up in your favorite holiday socks, scarf, and hat
Wednesday Dec. 20th - Island of Misfit Toys - come dressed as your favorite holiday character
Thursday Dec. 21st - All aboard the Polar Express! - finish the week in your favorite pajamas. **Please remember no slippers and to wear your sneakers!
Cocoa with Claus Math & Literacy Event
When: December 9th
Time: 9:00- am- 11:00 am
Where: Gideon cafeteria & gym
Details: cost is $2 for your loaded hot cocoa
It is FREE to meet Santa and participate in the activities. Bring the entire family! Holiday store will be open and vendors will be here so you can get your last minute Christmas shopping done.