Spears Elementary Fourth Grade
Week of: August 29, 2016
Upcoming Dates and Events
September 2: Huddle/Newcomers Breakfast
September 5: Labor Day - No School
September 16: Movie Night
September 22: Picture Day
September 27: Curriculum Night
Click above for an explanation and examples of the math we will be covering during our first unit cluster.
Readers will explore how to create procedures for finding books that they want to read. Readers will also work on a synthesis retelling by retelling only the part of the book they've just read, then summarizing the related backstory.
*Each week's spelling words will also be sent home every Monday in your child's Reading Homework Folder. On weeks with a Monday holiday, spelling words will be sent home on Tuesday.
Spelling Words: middle, solve, return, among, subject, myself, title, chapter, preview, prewrite, badge, badger, fiddle, twiddle, there
Challenge Words: inquiry, electrify, significant, crisis, prerequisite
Fourth Grade Tid-Bits
- We will eat snacks in the classroom daily at 9:00 am. Fourth grade will be a "nut free" zone during snack time.