4th Grade News
Week of December 14th
Catawba Field Trip
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This week, we will be reviewing nonfiction texts by reading two different texts and comparing and contrasting the two. Our purpose for reading this week is to discover all sorts of new information from nonfiction texts. We will be working on finding the main idea in these texts, and then we will work on comparing and contrasting those main ideas in order to discover the important information the author wants us to know.
4.MD.3 Apply the area and perimeter formulas for rectangles in real world and mathematical problems. For example, find the width of a rectangular room given thearea of the flooring and the length, by viewing the area formula as a multiplication equation with an unknown factor.
This week we will be discovering the perimeter and area of rectangles. Students will use the formula 2W+2L to find the perimeter (border) of the quadrilateral and LxW to find the area (inside) of the quadrilateral.