4th Grade Newsletter

February 29th- March 4th

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Math this Week:

-6’s Division Timed Test and Math Weekly Homework

-Review for CBA

-Math CBA

-Find the measure of adjacent angles

Science this Week

CBA - Monday

Continue our discussion of the Wetlands to prepare for the field trip on March 4th. Students should review the vocabulary words each night to become familiar with prior to the field trip.

Investigate that most producers need sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide to make their own food, while consumers are dependent on other organisms for food.

Reading this Week:

-Summarizing literary text (book with characters)

-Theme of literary text


-Identifying text features and their purpose (timelines, captions, heading, etc.)

Writing this Week

  • Benchmark/CBA Processing

  • Expository Writing Compositions

  • Writing Process (Planning, Rough Draft, Editing and Revising, and Final Draft)

  • CUPS (Capitalization, Usage, Punctuation, and Spelling)

  • ARMS (Add, Remove, Move, Saved)

  • SAVED (Similes and Synonyms, Adjectives and Adverbs, Vivid Verbs, Elaboration and Examples, Description and Details)

Social Studies this Week

This week in Social Studies we will be learning about Texas becoming a state.

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Next Week is Dr. Seuss Week!!!!

Monday, February 29th- Green Eggs and Ham, wear something green

Tuesday, March 1st- Fox in Socks, wear silly socks

Wednesday, March 2nd- I'm Not Getting Up Today, wear pajamas

Thursday, March 3rd- Oh, the Places You'll Go! Wear a college shirt

Friday, March 4th- We will be on our field trip and everyone needs to wear their Wetland shirt.

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Important Field Trip Reminders

* Arrive at the school by 7:00

*Don't forget if your child has rainboots we encourage them to wear them.

* Students may bring extra snacks

* Pick up your child at the school by 4:30

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Make sure you bring your recorders for music on your day. :-)

Monday – Wright/Joyner-D

Tuesday – Clements/Joyner-A

Wednesday – Stinnett/Joyner-F

Thursday – DeLaCruz/Joyner-B

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Important Dates to Remember

Monday, February 29th- Science CBA

Tuesday, March 1st- Math CBA

Thursday, March 3rd-Due to our field trip, our 6's test & vocabulary test are on Thursday.

We will also have our E-picnic on Thursday.

Friday, March 4th- Seagoville Wetlands Field Trip

Thursday, March 10th- Spring Pictures

Friday, March 11th- Spring Parties

March 14th-March 18th- Have a great Spring Break!

Monday, April 4th- Math Benchmark

Tuesday, April 5th- Reading Benchmark

Wednesday, April 13th- 5th Grade Parent Information night at Mary Lillard at 6:00 P.M.

Friday, April 15th is now a student holiday (full day)

Friday, April 15th will continue to be designated as Bad Weather Day #2

    Wednesday, June 1st is now the last day of school for students (full day).

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    Your 4th Grade Team