4th Grade Newsletter
February 8th - February 12th
Math this Week:
4’s Division Timed Test and MWH
Measurement and Conversions
Science this Week
Collect and analyze data to identify sequences and predict patterns of change in the observable appearance of the Moon over time.
Discuss the patterns of change in the shadows, seasons and tides.
Reading this Week:
Comprehension of informational expository text
Fact vs Opinion
Following directions from a procedural text
Writing this Week
Monday - Writing Benchmark Review
Tuesday - Writing Benchmark: Objective Questions #1-12 and Expository Composition (planning/rough draft/editing and revising/final copy)
Wednesday – Complete remaining Objective Questions #13-28
Thursday and Friday – Writing Benchmark Corrections/Reteach
Social Studies this Week
This week in Social Studies, we will be finishing up the Texas Revolution.
Six Flags Reading Program
Starting January 11th, you child may start keeping track of reading minutes to earn a free Six Flags pass. The program will run from January 11th-February 19th.
Our Book Fair will be open from February 8th-February 12th
Valentines are Due Friday, February 12,2016
Join us for Open House
2nd Annual PTA Daddy/Daughter Dance
Cora Spencer Elementary Cafeteria
3rd Annual African American Read-in at Cora Spencer
On Thursday, February 25th volunteers will come and read a book written by an African American author to all classes from 8:00 A.M. to 8:30 A.M. to celebrate Black History Month.
If you would like to volunteer to read to a class, please signup on Sign-up Genius by clicking on the link below. The deadline to sign up is February 19th.
Important Dates to Remember
February 8th-February 12th -Book Fair all Week
Tuesday, February 9th- Writing Benchmark/Open House 5:30-7:00
Thursday, February 11th- Daddy/Daughter Dance 6:30-8:30
Wednesday, February 17th- PTA Meeting at 6:30
Thursday, February 25th- African American Read in at Cora Spencer from 8:00-8:30
Friday, February 26th- Next Early Release Day
Friday, April 15th is now a student holiday (full day)
Friday, April 15th will continue to be designated as Bad Weather Day #2
Wednesday, June 1st is now the last day of school for students (full day).