Mrs. Hopgood's 4th Grade Newsletter
Classroom Edition - Week #13, 11/17/2014
Important Information and Dates!!!!
THANK YOU ALL FOR THE BEAUTIFUL BIRTHDAY GIFTS and WELL WISHES that I received from my sweet students and their families!!! I felt like a queen.
Life Principle of the Week--Thankfulness
Definition: Thankfulness is the act of being thankful, glad.
The most important prayer in the world is two long words. "THANK YOU"
Nov 20--Cafeteria--Thanksgiving Dinner
Nov 21--Kinder & 1st Thanksgiving Feast
NOV 24--28 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS
Dec 1st- 5th - Mrs. Hopgood's Class will be conducting Jump Start all week
Dec 5--5th Grade Field Trip
Dec 12--4th Grade Field Trip to State Capitol--Austin
Dec 16--Chavez Choir Performance
Dec 18--Polar Express Day
Dec 19--Early Release Day 11:30 am
Dec 22- Jan 5 Christmas Holidays
Jan 6--Staff Development
Jan 8--Report Cards Go Home
Jan 9--Nine Weeks Awards Assembly
What We are Learning This Week!!!
Science - Geology - Soils, renewable and non-renewable resources
Writing -Writing Narratives - Pre planning a paper, editing, conferencing with other writers for ideas, details, details, details, making revisions, and final drafts.
ELAR - Language Arts - Analogies, Fact and Opinion, Inferencing
Reading -Informational Text - Text Structures, Main Idea, Summary.
Social Studies - Explorers in Texas. Cabeza de Vaca, Coronado, LaSalle, and Missions.