4th Grade Update

Week of October 19


This week in Science, your child is doing an experiment! Each child needs to bring an extra cereal box. Thank you!

Follett Book Fair

Our book fair will be online this year. Here is all the info about it!

Important Dates

The whole month of October: Sock drive!

Week of October 26: Red Ribbon Week

Monday, October 26: Staff Day (No school for students)

Friday, October 30: Character Dress Up Day

Friday, November 6: End of 2nd Six Weeks

Friday, November 20: Staff Day (No school for students)

November 23-27: Thanksgiving Break


If your child is attending in person, please make sure he/she has a mask every day. Having an extra as a backup is also a great idea.

We are not allowing lunch visitors at this time to limit the number of people of campus. We know this is a change from normal. When this changes, we will let you know!

All students may wear jeans every day this year!

We are not having birthday cupcake celebrations at this time. When this changes, we will let you know!

This Week's Focus

Reading: Understanding How Text Structure Affects Author's Purpose

Writing: Using Conjunctions to Form Compound Sentences

Math: Division Strategies

Social Studies: European Exploration

Science: Electricity, Conductors, Insulators/ Force and Motion

Contact Us!

Mrs. McMillion: Math, Science kerri.mcmillion@redoakisd.org

Mrs. Tuttle: Reading, Writing, Social Studies meagan.tuttle@redoakisd.org

Mrs. Gaines: Math allison.gaines@redoakisd.org

Dr. Murphy: Reading, Writing pamela.murphy@redoakisd.org

Mrs. Steed: Science, Social Studies hannah.steed@redoakisd.org

Red Oak Elementary Phone: 972.617.3523

Extra Practice

Please remember that your child may log in to his/her Classlink account through redoakisd.org. This will access our online resources for all subjects.