Fourth-grade News

Hosp Elementary, Frisco, Texas

Congratulations to our new fifth-graders!

The fourth-grade team is extremely proud of the newest fifth-graders of Hosp Elementary! We've enjoyed learning with your children this year and working with all of our families!


We hope that you all have a safe, joyful summer. We look forward to waving hello to the fifth-graders across the hall and hearing about their success!

Summer enrichment

Help your children keep their academic skills by encouraging them to use enrichment websites this summer. Click here for a comprehensive list of sites, sorted by content.

Summer reading

Summer Reading:

We encourage your children to read at least 20 minutes a day all summer long. We’ve got some great tips on incentive programs around town, on how to check out books online, and suggestions for book lists.

Click here for a video from our librarian, Mrs. Kumar, and Mrs. Damm.

Click here for a list of links to help your child with reading all summer long.

Fourth-grade reading buddies

This week our students served as reading buddies. We spent some time with both kindergarten and first grade, taking turns reading aloud. Our fourth-graders showed excellent leadership qualities and were encouraging to their younger peers.

End-of-year party

We enjoyed celebrating on the playground on Thursday! Big thanks to our room moms for coordinating the fun! You can find more photos here.

40-Book Challenge

All fourth-graders have been encouraged this year to read at least 40 books, representing various genres.
  • Poetry
  • Traditional literature
  • Realistic fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Science fiction
  • Mystery
  • Informational nonfiction
  • Biography/autobiography/memoir
  • Chapter books (reader's choice)


Big congratulations to these students who have accomplished the 40-Book Challenge and are featured on a bulletin board in the main hallway!

  • Sethu
  • Anirudh
  • Suhani
  • Pavan
  • Ishita
  • Iniya
  • Timi
  • Aditi
  • Sadaf
  • Fernando
  • Isha
  • Diya

Learn more about Frisco ISD

Whether you've lived here for a decade or just moved to Frisco, you're sure to learn something new about our school district from this informative presentation. Click here for facts and figures on our fast-growing community.

Access to the Student Learning Hub

The Student Learning Hub offers links to curriculum-related resources. For example, you can view state standards for all subjects; characteristics of reading genres; and videos that explain how math concepts are taught in the district. Your child's homeroom teacher has already sent a click sheet that walks you through the login process. Please let us know if you have questions.