Mrs. White;s 4th Grade Class

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DATES TO REMEMBER:

January 26-28 - MAP Testing

January 28 - Parent/Teacher Conference Forms DUE

January 29 & 30 - School Store is open

January 30 - Book orders DUE

January 30 - Online test on ThinkCentral is due (this will be given to students for homework on Wednesday. An information sheet will be sent home)

January 30 - All school spelling bee at 9:00 am

February 3 - Body Venture

February 10 - Valentine's Party

February 11 & 12 - Parent/Teacher Conferences

This Week:

Monday through Wednesday we are taking our MAP tests. Please have your child to school on time. We will go over the scores at Parent/Teacher conferences. The kids set goals and we are hoping to meet them!


MATH: We are continuing to work on measurement. We have talked about the Metric Measurement System, Customary, and will begin Area & Perimeter tomorrow. Ask your child the following...


How many inches in a foot?

How many feet in a mile?

What is the acronym for the Metric System? Hint: King Henry... DUDCM


SCIENCE: We are going to build circuit houses! The kids cannot wait to show them to you at PTC's!


READING: This week's story is a fairy tale. We will be discussing theme, making inferences, and practice taking notes.

NEEDS:

We need the following items for our circuit houses. If you can please send these items in by Wednesday, that would be great!


Boxes - cereal, shoe, or something similar

D batteries

Parent/Teacher Conferences:

Please send in your conference form by Wednesday. I will send home confirmation letters this Friday. This conference will be lead by your child and a PowerPoint presentation that they will be creating in class. PLEASE do not miss it!

Valentine's Party

Our party will be February 10th. Please have your child make a box or bag at home to collect their goodies in. Please do not send them to class until the day of the party. Storage space is very limited in the classroom. I will send home a class list this Friday.