Ms. Kildal's School Scoop
Dec. 1-4, 2015
Here's what's happening in 4th grade this week...
Story/Genre: Nonfiction texts and winter poetry
Comprehension Skills: compare and contrast, main idea, supporting details
Vocabulary Strategy: irregular plural nouns
Writing: using a graphic organizer to collect facts
videos teeth potatoes themselves lives leaves cliffs roofs
halves moose radios sheep cuffs beliefs patios banjos
tornadoes tomatoes hoofs loaves
Challenge Words (optional): portfolios embargoes handkerchiefs calves lassoes
radios sheep cuffs beliefs patios banjos tornadoes tomatoes hoofs loaves arguable argument unnamed unnecessary inconvenient misplaced unsuccessful unidentified government transcontinental
Unit 4: Decimals & Measurement
Skills Focus: reading and writing decimal numbers, place value, adding and subtracting decimals
IXL Skills: Third Grade Level: AA.2-9 skills
iPads: Using Moodle and Notability to complete class assignments.
Science/Social Studies: Southeast Region of the U.S.
Other New & Events:
Winter Poetry Performance-Kids have selected one or two winter poems to memorize and perform for parents. They can access their poem by going into my Moodle site and then practice their poem(s) at home. The performance for parents will be on Jan. 13 at 3:00 and will last about 30 minutes.