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4th Grade

blessed trinity catholic school

Nov. 17, 2017

Dear Families,

Thank you for contributing your assigned items for our Thanksgiving Feast on Tuesday, Nov. 21. Have a Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving!

Grade 4 will have an opportunity to shop at BT’s Christmas Store on Thursday, Dec. 7 at 8:15. Please place your child’s gift list and money in an envelope or baggie if you would like them to do some shopping.

Our Class Christmas Party will be held on Thursday, Dec. 14. Students may wear PE clothes and enjoy an all-day Game Day and craft. Pizza, snacks, drinks, and desserts will be served. Please send $6.50 to cover the cost of your child’s lunch to me by Friday, Dec. 8.

Our Annual Christmas Program will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 12 in the church. Students should wear their “Christmas Best.” Please arrive by 6:45.

EAGLE T-Shirt Days: Nov. 27, Nov. 30, Dec. 5, Dec. 7, Jan. 5, Jan. 18.

November’s Habit of the Mind: Manage Impulsivity!

TESTS:

English: Tuesday, Nov. 21, Singular Possessive Nouns

Science: Tuesday, Nov. 21, Earth’s Structures (p. 138-145)

Vocabulary Workshop: Wednesday, Nov. 29, Unit 7

Math: Thursday, Nov. 30, Multiplication (Chapter 4)

Reading: Friday, Dec. 1, Adelina’s Whales

Spelling: Friday, Dec. 1

 

LOOKING AHEAD:

Nov. 21: Thanksgiving Feast

Nov. 22-24: Thanksgiving Break

Thursday, Dec. 7: Christmas Store

Thursday, Dec. 7: Non-Uniform Day for CHS Donation

Thursday, Dec. 14: Class Christmas Party!

Friday, Dec. 15- 11:30 Dismissal (No Lunch, No Extended)

Wednesday, Jan. 3- Back to School

 

Opportunity (Help) Sessions for Grade 4 are held on Wednesdays from 2:50-3:30 for students struggling with Math and/or Reading. 

Students will be required to read and take 3 Accelerated Reader (AR) Tests and corresponding Vocabulary Quizzes (if available…not every book has one!) within his/her assigned reading level range, striving for 80% accuracy, each Quarter. Your child’s Reading Level range will be adjusted throughout the year.  Three AR Tests are due by Wednesday, Dec. 8.  Please encourage your child NOT to wait until the last minute! Be sure to check out ARBookFind.com for book recommendations and AR levels.

Please do not hesitate to contact me via my e-mail address posted above or through your child’s Planner. My webpage is updated every Friday.

CLASS SCHEDULE

SPELLING LISTS

DISCIPLINE PLAN

The following websites are available for additional practice:

Vocabulary: vocabularyworkshop.com/orange

Everything: www.khanacademy.org

ARBookFind.com