Ms. Kildal's School Scoop

May 16-20, 2016

Here's what we're doing in school this week...

Reading & Writing

Story : Sailing Home: A Childhood at Sea

Genre: Historical Ficiton

Comprehension Skills: Author's Purpose, Context clues, Drawing conclusions


Writing: Kids will write about where they would want to sail, if they had a boat. They will also do research and explain what they would want to see at 3 destinations along the way.

Spelling Words:

careful tasteful lonely powerful suggestion peaceful recently

extremely certainly wisely harmful monthly yearly successful

playful thoughtful actually pollution correction eagerly


Challenge Words: separation description immediately

suspenseful completely


Mixed List

harmful monthly yearly successful playful thoughtful actually pollution correction eagerly definite diphtheria occurred parallel secretary reservoir remittance psychology committee existence


Math: Unit 9: Fractions, Decimals and Percents

Skills Focus: Multiplying and dividing decimals, finding percentages of numbers, solving word problems with percentages.


IXL Skills: 4th Grade U.1-U.17


Science/Social Studies: The Northwest and Western Regions


Other New & Events:

*May 18- Last Day to order school supply kits for next year.



*June 3- Track and Field Day