Cannon Elementary

4th Grade

News

We hope you all enjoyed some wonderful family time during Spring Break! We are excited to dive right back into student learning this week. In science our scholars will be investigating friction with an upcoming race car design challenge. We can use your help collecting the following items:

Water bottles
Toilet-paper tubes
Juice boxes
Fast-food or deli “clamshell” containers (where the top and bottom connect with a seam in the back)
Ice cream containers (pint or quart)
Orange-juice cans
Flexible straws
Bottle caps
Candy mints (with a hole in the middle)
CDs
sponges
foam
large marshmallows
clay or Playdough

Please begin sending items on Monday. Thank you!

Esperamos que hayan disfrutado las vacaciones de primavera. Nosotros estamos contentos de regresar al aprendizaje este semana. En ciencias, los alumnos investigarán sobre fricción con un reto de diseño de un carro de carrera. Necesitamos recolectar los siguientes objetos:

Botellas de agua
Tubos de papel del baño
Cajas de jugo
Cajas plásticas de comida para llevar (las que la parte de abajo se conecta con la de arriba por detrás)
Envase de helado
Latas de jugo de naranja
Popotes flexibles
Tapas de botella
Mentas (las que tiene un hueco en el medio)
CDs
Esponjas
Goma espuma
Bombones grandes
Arcilla o plastilina

Por favor comience a enviar sus objetos desde el lunes. Gracias.

State Assessment Dates and Reminders

State STAAR Assessments are right around the corner.

4th Grade Writing (2 Days)
-April 1st
-April 2nd

4th Grade Math
- April 22nd

4th Grade Reading
-April 23rd

Reminders:
- Our campus will be closed to any visitors on our assessment days in order to meet state requirements for a secure testing site.
- Student cell phones will be collected and turned off for the duration of the testing times.
- Snacks will be provided to our scholars.
- Lunch will be consumed in the classroom. Students can either bring their lunch or purchase one from the cafeteria.
- Please help your child shine by making sure that they get plenty of rest, eat a well-balanced breakfast, and provide them with positive encouragement leading up to the assessments.

Las pruebas estatales STAAR serán muy pronto.

4to Grado Escritura (2 Días)
-1 de abril
-2 de abril

4to Grado Matemáticas
- 22 de abril

4to Grado Lectura
-23 de abril

Recordatorios:
- La escuela estará cerrada para cualquier visitante.
- Los celulares de los estudiantes se recogerán y apagarán.
- Los alumnos recibirán una merienda.
- Comeremos el almuerzo en el salón de clase.
- Por favor ayude a su niño/a asegurándose de que duerma completo, coma un desayuno balanceado, y dándole ánimo antes de las pruebas.

Highlights

Reminders


  • To ensure scholars are prepared every day, please remind your child to charge their iPad nightly and to keep their charger in their backpack.
  • Don't forget to check out the 1-to-1 resources below.


  • Para asegurar que los alumnos están preparados cada día, por favor recuérdele a su hijo/a cargar su iPad todas las noches y mantener su cargador en la mochila.
  • No olvide leer los recursos de 1:1 debajo.

Connect With Us!

If you haven’t already, be sure to check out the many ways to connect with us!


· View our website: www.connectedscholars.com

· Like us on Facebook: Cannon Elementary - Fourth Grade

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· Like Cannon PTA on Facebook: Cannon PTA

· Follow us on Twitter: @STEM4th

· Follow us on Twitter: @cancubs

· Email: Erin.Lambert@gcisd.net, Isa.Greuling@gcisd.net, Julee.Vorachard@gcisd.net, Michele.Colebrook@gcisd.net

· Phone: 817-251-5680

· Receive important reminders through cel.ly: Text @ STEM4th to 23559

· Set up a meeting: Conference time: 8:30-9:20


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