Miss Rinehart's 4th grade

What's happening in Room 212?

Important INFO!!!

Monday, April 30th - MAPS Reading Test

Wednesday, May 2nd - MAPS Language Test

Friday, May 4th - Ellis Island Simulation 1:30-3pm

Friday, May 11th - 40 BOOK CHALLENGE IS DUE!

Friday, May 11th - Talent Show 2:00

Tuesday, May 15th - 4th Grade Field Trip to Symphony -- Permission Slips sent home yesterday!

Thursday, May 17th - FIELD DAY!

Friday, May 18th - 4th Grade Wax Museum --- 8:30-9:30 am in the GYM. Family is welcome to come and see all the wonderful projects!!

Tuesday, May 22nd -LAST DAY OF SCHOOL! Dismiss at 1pm. Awards ceremony at 11:45 with final walk to follow.


***Students brought home their Wax Museum choice this week with some information for you. We will complete the research and project here at school as long as kids are not absent and they use their time wisely at school. Students should start thinking of a costumes to wear for their person as everyone will dress up as their Famous Kansan. Please let us know if there is anything specific that you are looking for and cannot find as we have a big community here at GE that are always willing to loan items for costumes!


** PLEASE return pictures or money. These are coming home today as well!

This Week

Math - We took our End of the Year MAPS Math test. I was so impressed! Everyone's scored soared this time!! Their hard work has paid off!


Social Studies - We are beginning Immigration unit! We are also studying Westward Expansion.


Science: We worked on learning about Rocks.


Reading - We started book clubs this week! They are having a lot of fun reading novels and working with their groups.

Next Week

Reading - Immigration unit and MAPS Reading and Language Test. We are also doing our book clubs.


Math - We are teaching the traditional way of multiplying 2 digit by digit numbers. We will continue to review all our previously learned concepts this school year.


Science - We are working on identifying and classifying rocks.