Mrs. Lyons' Newsletter

April 11, 2016

Mark Your Calendar:

April 15: Scholastic Book Orders are due. To order online, use the Scholastic link below and the code GKDMT.


April 18-19: State Testing


May 4: Field Trip to 4H. This will be an extended day. We will leave a little after 8:00 and return around 5:00 that afternoon. If your child typically rides the bus home in the afternoon, please make arrangements to pick them up around 5:00 on this day.


May 12: Track and Field Day! Events will start at 8:30. Lunch will be from 12:00-1:30. If your child plans to go to lunch with someone other than his/her parents, please send a note giving permission for them to leave with that parent. Kona Ice will be here starting at 1:30 and will sell snow-cones. Prices for snow-cones are $2.00 and up. Students may bring a towel, water bottle, hat, sunscreen, and cash for Kona Ice.


May 19-20: Half Price Book Fair in the Library


May 20: Cabot High School Graduation and Early Dismissal at 2:00.


May 23: Fourth Grade Graduation with our Author Fair immediately following.


May 24: End of the Year Celebration and Early Dismissal at 2:00. Kona Ice will be here selling snow-cones, starting at $2.00 for a small.


May 25: Last Day of School and 2:00 Dismissal

Our Learning:

  • Spelling: We will begin working on new words this week. Students were given a copy to practice at home to prepare for our test on Friday.


  • Literacy: Students are researching about their favorite author in preparation for our upcoming Author Fair, which will be on the same day as Fourth Grade Graduation on May 23.


  • Math: We are studying decimal fractions. Students are encouraged to work on Front Row to practice Geometry and Measurement. See the link below.
Front Row

Our class code is vyinv5.

Scholastic

Our Class Code is GKDMT.