4th Grade Newsletter
October 26th-October 30th
Math this Week:
Strip Diagrams with equation where a letter stands for an unknown quantity.
8’s Timed Test on Friday.
8’s Practice and Math Weekly Homework is due on Friday.
Reading this Week:
Fact (something that can be verified) vs Opinion
Social Studies this Week:
This week we will be completing our study of the regions with review activities and assessments.
Science this Week:
Finish discussion of Conductors and Insulators
Discuss force and motion, gravity, friction, and magnetism
Writing this Week:
Writing Process (Brainstorming/Planning/Prewriting/First Draft/Editing and Revising/Final Draft/Publishing)
Character Parade Bookmark using CUPS
Red Ribbon Week Schedule
Monday- "Give Drugs the Boot"- Western Day
Tuesday-"Sock it to Drugs"- Crazy Sock Day
Wednesday-"I'm Drug Free What's Your Super Power?"- Super Hero T-Shirt Day (No Costumes)
Thursday- "Team Up Against Drugs"- Sports Jersey Day
Friday- "I Have Good Character and Make Good Choices"- Favorite Book Character Dress Up Day and Parade"
Canned Food Drive
October 26th - October 30th, 2015
Show your caring character trait by helping
families in need fill their pantries.
The class with the most cans collected per grade level will WIN a Pajama Day!
Reminders & Important Information
Monday, October 26th- Reflections Contest Deadline
October 26th-30th- Red Ribbon Week
Thursday, October 29th- 4th Grade Symphony Trip & Picture Retakes
Friday, October 30th- Character Dress up Day
November 2nd & 3rd - 50's Sock Hop (see schedule below)
Tuesday, November 3rd- Deadline to purchase Veteran's Day Spirit Wear.
Wednesday November 11th- PTA Basketball Game & Can Food Drive 6:30-8:30
Friday, November 13th- Early Release @ 12:00
Wednesday, November 18th- 4th Grade Musical 6:30 @ Willie Pigg
Veterans Day Basketball Game
Come out and help us celebrate Veterans Day on November 11th by cheering on your favorite team in a wacky game of basketball between our veteran/active military troops and the Cora Spencer Elementary teachers! Admission to the event is one canned good or nonperishable food item per family member and all goods collected will be donated to the Mansfield food pantry. Raffle tickets will be handed out and drawings will take place during the game for a chance to win a spot in one of the fun half-time events – a ticket will be given for each canned good or food item donated so bring as many as you like!!
*If you would like to volunteer to help with the event please sign up online at volunteerspot.com/Group/506168226038/. Questions about the event, please contact Brittni Blevins at email@example.com
50's Sock Hop
PE is having a 50's Sock Hope for our Broncos during their PE time on November 2nd or 3rd. Your child may dress in 50's attire on their PE day.
Poodle skirts and blouses
Blue jeans with white t-shirts
Capri pants and shirts
Monday, November 2nd:
Joyner - A,B,C
Tuesday, November 3rd:
Simmons, Stinnett, Wright, & Joyner -D,E, F