Weekly Update

Mrs. Wenberg's 4th Grade Class

Base Camp Field Trip

All permission slips need to be turned in before winter break. If you are interested in being a chaperone overnight please contact me or send in the form. We need all chaperones to fill out and return background check forms before Friday 12/18. If you'd like to learn more about the team-working activities we will participate in there, please check out their website.

Friday Folders: Volunteers Needed!

If you are interested in helping fill Friday Folders and are available to volunteer on Fridays around 11:00 please email me and I will create a schedule. Thanks in advance for the help!

Highlights from last week

  • Decimals and the Metric System
  • PorQuoi Tales
  • Day of Code

A Look Ahead...

Some things that will be coming up in the next week or two:

  • Unit 4 Math Assessment Monday
  • Continue practicing basic multiplication facts - our goal is 90 facts in 3 minutes.
  • Editing and Revising Narrative Stories
  • Beginning our Study of Greek Mythology
  • Wrapping up the Water unit With Mr. Sykes

Fun Link: Bedtime Math

Need a fun way to talk math with your 4th grader? Check out these 5-minute math problems.


http://bedtimemath.org/

Upcoming Dates

  • 12/22 - Assembly
  • 12/22 - Winter Party
  • 12/23-1/3 - NO SCHOOL - Winter Holiday

Digtal Days

Our digital day schedule is:


Day 1: Spanish

Day 2: PE/Music

Day 3: Art

Day 4: Music/PE/Library

Day 5: Technology


I have changed the look of my homework calendar to make it easier to see the homework and digital days. Check it out! http://www.wayzata.k12.mn.us/Page/16163

Next Week's Spelling Words:

Here are this week's words:

4th - Suffixes -ful, -ly, -ion
1. careful
2. tasteful
3. lonely
4. powerful
5. suggestion
6. peaceful
7. recently
8. extremely
9. certainly
10. wisely
11. harmful
12. monthly
13. yearly
14. successful
15. playful
16. thoughtful
17. actually
18. pollution
19. correction
20. eagerly
Challenge Words
21. separation
22. description
23. immediately
24. suspenseful
25. completely

Helpful Links for 4th Grade:

IXL- Wayzata Sign in Page

Reinforce math skills through standards-based practice.

Spelling City

Practice weekly Spelling Words Online - If you prefer to use the app, find the list by searching for username Birchview4

Scholastic Book Order

Book orders are due today! Submit your order online using the classroom code GYKDX.