Peek at the Week: September 19-23
4th Grade Mrs. Lanz
Highlights from 4th Grade
Our first full week of school was great! Take a look at some of our highlights:
-Teacher read alouds focused on our 4 C's. Now we notice them in our own reading.
-We explored our community with our naturalist and saw new plants and cool animals
-We focused on commitment and did our best on the MAP Reading and Math Tests
-Practiced multiplication strategies and problem solving in teams in Math
-Practiced safety during Fire Drills
What's Coming Up in 4th Grade
Spelling List 9/19-9/23
Spelling Words #1
Capitalizing Proper Nouns
Binders are not typically sent home on the weekend. Most Fridays, I will send home folders with any important information from the week for parents. Students will be bringing home their first Friday Folder today!
Links will be provided to support homework and studying at home throughout the year.
Our new math curriculum, Bridges in Mathematics, is already in full swing! During Number Corner, students have explored patterns on number lines and on our calendar and begun problem solving. In our math lessons, students are diving deeper into basic multiplication strategies and establishing expectations for sharing our mathematical thinking.
If you are interested in learning more about our new math curriculum. Here are some helpful links:
8:40 Number Corner-part of the Bridges Math
9:00 W.I.N. (Small Groups Reading/Math/Genius Hour/Maker Space)
11:00 Read Aloud/Binders
12:05-12:55 Day 2-5 Reading/Writing Library Day 2: 12:05
Day 1: 12:05-12:25 and 1:35-2:05
Day 1: 12:30-1:30 Technology
Day 2: Music/P.E.
Day 3: Spanish
Day 4: Music/P.E.
Day 5: Art
2:05-2:50 Unit: Water, Magnets and Electricity, Matter and Energy, Rocks and Minerals, Health, Social Studies, Keyboarding