Miss Erickson's 4th Grade News

Reinbeck Elementary * November 14, 2012

What's Happening?

Reading: November book clubs are in full swing. However, we will not be meeting next week due to Iowa Assessments. Groups will meet again on Tuesday, November 20th!!

Language Arts: We have been working on possessive nouns and pronouns.

Math: We have been working on Place Value. After break, we will begin one-digit and two-digit multiplication.

Social Studies: This week we started our first of five regions of the United States, the Northeast. At the end of the unit, the students will be required to identify each of the 11 Northeast states on a map. Knowing the capitals will be extra credit!

Science: Rocks and Minerals test will be on Monday.

Happy Thanksgiving

Classroom Notes

Since next week is only two days, we will be doing several Thanksgiving themed activities.

Iowa Assessments continue tomorrow and Thursday. Please make sure your child is getting a goodnights sleep and a good breakfast in the morning.

Have a great Thanksgiving Break and we will see you on Monday, November 26th.

Finally, tomorrow progress reports will go home with your child. Please make sure after you have read your child's report card to send the empty envelope back so we can reuse it next trimester.

Dates to Remember

November 12 - 16: Iowa Assessments (3rd & 4th Grade)

November 14: Report cards go home

November 21 - 23: No School-Thanksgiving Break

December 5: 12:35/12:45 Dismissal-Teacher In-service