GO 'FOURTH' AND LEARN
News from Mrs. Priebe's 4th grade class ...
MIDDLE SCHOOL REGISTRATION
Tuesday, April 15th, 7pm
Norfolk Middle School, Norfolk, NE, United States
5th grade information night for the 2014-2015 school year! Please call 402-644-2569 with any questions.
The students are doing a fantastic job completing their weekly homework. Each day the students are assigned 30 math problems in class. As the math concepts get more difficult the students might be bringing home more homework. Please assist your child with any questions they might have on their daily work.
Here are the lessons we will cover this week:
Monday - Lesson 89: Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions
Tuesday - Lesson 90: Multiplying Two Digit Numbers Part 2
Wednesday - Investigation 9: Fractions
Thursday - Lesson 91: Decimal Place Value
Friday - NO SCHOOL!
Also, please encourage a few minutes of daily math fact practice! IXL.com is a fantastic website to sharpen those skills!
Also, stay connected with the skills, strategies, and stories we are learning in our Reading Program. Click the link to login - ConnectED McGraw-Hill Reading Series
(Your child will need to login with their unique username and password)
This week our class will focus on poetry. We will talk about how different poets write about the same subject. For example, different poets may view success in different ways.
Weekly Concept: Achievements
Essential Question: How do writers look at success in different ways?
Grammar: Pronouns and Homophones
Genre: Narrative Poetry
Comprehension Skill: Theme
Comprehension Strategy: Stanzas and Repetition
Vocabulary Skill: Connotation and Denotation
SPELLING LIST- UNIT 4 WEEK 5
FIELD TRIP TO LINCOLN
Tuesday, April 8th, 8am-5:30pm
1445 K St
If you are interested in joining our venture to Lincoln, please let me know. First come, first serve... seats are limited!
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