Miss Rinehart's 4th Grade
What's Happening in Room 212?!
Important Dates to Remember
October 9: School dismisses at 1:00
October 12-16: NO SCHOOL
October 14-15: Parent Teacher Conferences -- times were attached to homework packets. I did my best to schedule everyone in their desired slots.
Another reminder: I will be holding Homework Help sessions on Tuesday's and Thursday's from 3:25-4:00pm. Just send me an email or call that day, if your child is staying for help! :)
READING: We read a story written by Laura Ingalls Wilder. We discussed conflict/resolution and how it goes along with the plot of a story.Students started to really get into reading some other stories by Laura Ingalls Wilder. We even have some listening to the stories on CD!
MATH: We continued multiplication and we added Properties of Multiplication (Distributive, Associative, Commutative, Identity, and Property of Zero).
WRITING: Students wrote another opinion paragraph after we read an article about sweets being banned from school birthday parties.
SOCIAL STUDIES: We are almost done with our globes!
Students took part in our annual Walk-A-Thon today during specials - we had a BLAST!
READING: We will be reading a story about a boy who goes along with his grandfather to work in the prairie for the day. We will continue to discuss conflict and resolution.
MATH: We will continue multiplication and will begin o work on multiplying 2 digit by 2 digit numbers. Our students are doing great!
WRITING: We will be creating a foldable with the the definitions and examples of parts of speech. We will also be watching School House Rocks grammar videos to go along with this project.
SOCIAL STUDIES: We are going to continue working on our map skills and add in where we live in this world. Please send have students write down their address and bring it to school so that we can use it for this project! Thank you!