Mrs. Hildebrand's 4th Grade Class

September 30 - October 4

LBJ Pioneer Farm Field Trip

We are looking forward to our field trip on October 9th! We are expecting to arrive back at Patton around 3:15 p.m. We will not make it back in time for students to ride home on buses that day. Please make arrangements to pick up your student from Patton at 3:15 p.m. on October 9th.

What's Happening this Week?

Social Studies: Texas Regions Salt Maps (Hildebrand's Homeroom)

Reading: Elements of Drama

Language Arts: Editing Capitalization & Punctuation and Publishing

Spelling City Links for this Week:




Quizlet Link for this Week:

Drama Genre

Writers of the Week!

Congrats to Asha and Raghad for their attention grabbing leads in their realistic fiction stories!

Our Wish List

Class Prizes for Our Classroom Economy Store

Tall Floor Lamps

Mechanical Pencil Lead

A Short, Hard, Plastic Laundry Basket (to store our sports equipment)

Don't Laugh at Me by Steve Seskin

Wondrous Words by Katie Wood Ray

The Best Story by Eileen Spinelli

Thank you to Todd Finkel at Craig O's off of Onion Creek for donating pizza boxes to use for our Texas Regions Salt Maps! Our class had a blast molding their salt-flour mixture into the regions of Texas and we are looking forward to painting them this week!

Coming Soon to a School Near You

LBJ Field Trip

Wednesday, Oct. 9th, 7:30am-3:15pm

199 Park Road 52

Stonewall, TX

Please make arrangements to pick your student up at 3:15 pm at Patton Elementary.

No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences

Monday, Oct. 14th, 8am-3:45pm

Westcreek Drive

Austin, TX

Columbus Day Holiday

We have created a Google Calendar for appointment scheduling. You can find the calendar at:

To schedule your Parent/Teacher conference, click on the calendar link above. Once there, click on the gray box titled "(No Title)" that best fits your schedule. When the pop-up window comes up, enter in your student's name in the "what" section and your name and contact information in the "description" section. Finally, click "save" to finalize the appointment.

Appointments have been scheduled in 20 minute increments during our Specials time and after school from Sept. 23 - Oct. 11 and throughout the day on Oct. 14. Conferences will be held in Portable 4B. If you are unable to find an appointment that works with your schedule, please let us know.

If you do not have a google/gmail account, you can login with username "fourthgradepatton" and password "fourthgrade2013" to schedule your conference.