4th Grade News

Enjoy your Thanksgiving break! November 21-29.

Fourth Grade Team

Team Leader - Jeanne Hayes jeanne.hayes@pisd.edu

Vanessa Burke vanessa.burke@pisd.edu

Teresa Horton teresa.horton@pisd.edu

Jana Martin jana.martin@pisd.edu

Leisa Rickle leisa.rickle@pisd.edu

Weekly Spelling Words - Prefixes and Suffixes

imperfect*

illegal*

unchained

unloaded

unlocked

rewashed

rewind

overheat

incorrectly

submarine

preseason


Vocabulary Words:

prewrite

unfair

numerous

ancestors

expedition

Upcoming Events

EVERY TUESDAY IS LIBRARY DAY - Please help your child place their books into their school bag on this day.


Wednesday, Novemeber 4, 2015

  • Topic 3 & 4 Math Test


Thursday, November 5, 2015

  • Explorers Test


Friday, November 6, 2015

  • Spelling Test
  • Multiplication Quiz
  • High Touch-High Tech is coming to our grade level


**Special Event held at Shepard Elementary**

Thursday, November 5, 2015

  • Math Camp for Parents 6:00-7:30 pm

Math Camp for Parents

Held at Shepard this Thursday night from 6:00-7:30 pm.


Hope to see you there!

Reading/Social Studies Words and Meanings

"My Brother Martin"

unfair-not right or just

  • ancestors- people who were members of your family before the present generation
  • numerous- many
  • segregation- separation of people or things

  • Social Studies
  • expedition- a journey made for a special purpose
  • emprasario-a land agent who recruits new settlers, divides up property and keeps the laws
  • Parent Resources

    Big Brainz - math fact fluency for all operations

    http://k-12.pisd.edu/hotspot/UserGuides/BigBrainzHomeUseLetter_rev.pdf


    Think Through Math

    http://k-12.pisd.edu/hotspot/UserGuides/TTM_2014.pdf


    ConnectEd - Reading book, allows access to the stories read in class each week

    http://k-12.pisd.edu/hotspot/UserGuides/ConnectEd-home-password.pdf


    pearson.pisd.edu - Used for both math & social studies assignments

    **Periodically check Pearson for Social Studies/Math updates and assignments.


    plano.discoveryeducation.com - Science Tech Book