Fourth Grade News

Mrs. Baldwin and Mrs. Ford

May 2 - May 6

What's Happening this Week?

ELA - spiral review for STAAR test

Writing - continued cursive practice

Math - spiral review for STAAR test

Science - beginning unit over Wetlands

Social Studies - continuing Texas cattle industry




** A note from the PTA - - - TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK THIS WEEK! **

The PTA would like to invite all students and parents to show extra love and gratitude to our wonderful staff members and teachers this week. Below are some ideas of ways to say "Thank You!"...participation is OPTIONAL.

* write a heartfelt note/or draw a picture

* bring a sweet treat

* bring supplies for the classroom (sticky notes, kleenex, hand sanitizer, etc.)

* giftcard to their favorite store or restaurant

* OR feel free to find your own way to celebrate your teachers!

STAAR Spirit Days: May 2-6

Monday: I'm a STAAR's worst nightmare...wear your pajamas!

Tuesday: Stomp the STAAR test...wear crazy socks!

Wednesday: Tackle the STAAR test...wear your favorite team jersey or shirt!

Thursday: Put your Thinking Cap on...wear a cap, hat or visor!

Friday: Rockets will ROCK the STAAR test...wear your NRES school spirit shirt!

What's your child's FAVORITE recipe you make??!!??

Please email us your son or daughter's favorite recipe that you make at home! We are working on a project this week and your help is greatly appreciated! Please try to have the recipe to us by WEDNESDAY at the latest to ensure we are able to complete the project this week! Be sure to include everything...the ingredients, instructions and any substitutes if necessary! Thank you for your help and participation in making this project possible!

(Monday we will also send home a paper to fill out IF you are unable to email the recipe!)