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4th Grade Happenings

October 22, 2021


Where we focus on the Social-Emotional well-being of our staff, students, and families, High-Quality Instruction, and Collaboration to ensure learning for all of our Tomball ISD students.


Mission: Decker Prairie Elementary is dedicated to high levels of learning for all.

Vision: We will create an environment where everyone takes risks and collaborate respectfully through innovative learning.

Theme: The Power of Yet

Upcoming Dates

Monday, October 25 - Friday, October 29 - Red Ribbon Week

Friday, October 29 - Picture Retakes

Tuesday, November 2 - No school for students

Thursday, November 11 - Family Night

Next Week's Objectives


I can solve single step and multiple step multiplication word problems using the box method, strip diagrams, and equations.

I can determine and apply the rule of an input/output table.

I can use partial quotients to solve 2 digit and 3 digit dividend by a 1 digit divisor.


I can identify insulators and conductors.

I can determine if a circuit is open or closed.


Readers of drama use dramatic elements to guide their reading.

Readers of drama identify the setting and any setting changes through the drama.

Readers of drama identify how character changes connect to the theme.

Readers of drama respond to and analyze dramatic literature.


Writers capitalize proper nouns to identify the proper name of a person, place, or thing.

Social Studies:

Historians identify and explain the importance of Stephen F Austin and the Old 300.

October Prairie Pulse

Decker Prairie School Newsletter

Great Expectations

Each week, we focus on a life principle to help us learn how to be good citizens. Take some time each week to discuss these principles with your student.

GE Principles for the upcoming week:

Life Principle: self-discipline - the ability to choose and control one's own actions

Quote of the Week: "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act, but a habit." --Aristotle