Fourth-grade News

Hosp Elementary, Frisco, Texas

FRISCO FIRE SAFETY TOWN ON WEDNESDAY

Fourth grade attends Frisco Fire Safety Town on Wednesday. What you need to know:


  • Wear the orange fourth-grade shirt.
  • Watch the weather forecast and wear jackets/coats as needed.
  • We will be active, so wear comfy, CLOSED TOE shoes.
  • No parent visitors for lunch that day.

PLEASE NOTE: Lunch changes for Monday and Wednesday

There will be no parent visitors for fourth-grade lunch next Monday, Nov. 16, and Wednesday, Nov. 18. We have different lunch schedules/locations to accommodate programming and our field trip. Thank you for understanding!

Science CBA on Thursday

Please make sure your child is logging into Accelerate Learning to review.

The following material will be covered on the Science CBA:

  • Weather
  • Sun and Water Cycle
  • Patterns on Earth: Sun, Shadows and Phases of the Moon

What are your children learning next week?

Math: Finding equivalent fractions and comparing fractions

Science: CBA on Thursday

Reading: Elements of fiction

Writing: Research: Presenting answers to our guiding questions

Grammar: Contractions

VETERANS DAY PERFORMANCE

Fourth grade performed beautifully on Wednesday in honor of our nation's veterans! Thank you, parents, for your support during the program. And thank you to all of the past and current members of our Armed Forces!

CLASSROOM SPELLING BEE

Your child will compete in his/her classroom spelling bee on Thursday, Nov. 19. The top three winners from each class will compete in the school-wide bee on Dec. 10.

YEARBOOK NEWS

It's time to order yearbooks for the 2015-16 school year! Click here for details.


Also: You can upload photos to be considered for inclusion in the yearbook. Click here for details.

TEXT STRUCTURE IN NONFICTION TEXT

This week in Reader's Workshop, we discovered three kinds of text structure in nonfiction text:

  • Cause and effect
  • Sequence
  • Comparison

Ask your fourth-grader to explain all three!

Need to report an absence? Change dismissal? Please email!

Absences and dismissal changes must be sent to the front office. The email address for both is hosp@friscoisd.org. Dismissal changes need to be sent by noon the day of the change. Thank you!

SPELLING LISTS

If your child misplaces the weekly spelling list, never fear! You can access the list online. Click here for current spelling lists.