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Nov. 18 - 22, 2013
Due Date: 11/18/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

VOCABULARY:  See student planners for Wordly Wise Lesson #3 words.

HOMEWORK should be listed in the student planners.  Wordly Wise test is Friday!

READING:  Reviewing Because of Winn-Dixie novel unit for Test on Wed.

Beginning unit on Sequencing

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Thanksgiving Break Nov. 27 - Dec. 1st NO SCHOOL

BRING CANNED FOODS FOR K-KIDS FOOD DRIVE

 



Nov. 11-15, 2013
Due Date: 11/11/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Vocabulary Words:  Wordly Wise Lesson #2 - See your child's Wordly Wise Workbook

HOMEWORK is in your child's planner.  If not, ask your child why?

Reading:  Novel Unit "Because of Winn-Dixie"

Grammar continuing with Adjective that Compare and using More & most w/ adjectives

REMINDERS:

WE NEED Kleenex tissues and pencils and erasers.

Veteran's Day Program, Nov. 11, 1 p.m. Wear Red, White, & Blue to school



Oct. 21 - 25, 2013
Due Date: 10/21/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING/VOCABULARY WORDS OR TEST THIS WEEK

READING:  Continuing with Novel Unit, "Because of Winn-Dixie" and working on our packets.

Reading Homework:  Read for 30 minutes every night & log it in Reading Folders

SKILLS:  Cause/effect, main idea/details, figurative language, problem/solution

ENGLISH:  Irregular verbs, Using Linking verbs, and contractions

IMPORTANT DATES & REMINDERS:

  • PTO Volunteer Work Night - Tues., Oct. 22, 3:30 - 7
  • Family Reading Night in the Library Tues., Oct. 22 5:30- 7
  • PTO FALL FESTIVAL Saturday, Oct. 26 11 - 2 p.m.
  • Volunteers and items for the Fall Festival are needed


Oct. 7 - 11, 2013
Due Date: 10/4/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Vocabulary words in context "Because of Winn - Dixie"

NO SPECIAL SPELLING WORDS this week

READING:  Continue w/ Novel Unit "Because of Winn-Dixie" Main Idea/Details, character traits, Figurative Language

Writing:  Answering questions w/ complete sentences.

ENGLISH:  Spelling Past tense verbs

PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCE Tuesday, Oct. 8th 3:30 - 6:30

Book Fair in Library all week Oct. 7 - 11th. Book Fair Open Tuesday night during Parent Tchr. Conference

FALL BREAK week of Oct. 14 - 18 NO SCHOOL

 

 



Sept 30 - Oct. 4, 2013
Due Date: 9/30/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

NO tested Voc. words this week.

READING:  Begin Novel Unit Because of Winn-Dixie

Writing:  Proofreading & Editing

Language:  Spelling Present & Past Tense Verbs



Sept. 23-27, 2013
Due Date: 9/22/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Vocabulary Words: TAV List 4 author,  purpose, double-negative, possessive, noun, quotations, quotation marks, subject, verb, agreement

Vocabulary Quiz on Friday, Sept. 27 

HOMEWORK Monday, Make flashcards for TAV words

Homework for rest of the week -  Study flashcards for TAV Quiz Thursday

Reading: Story Invasion from Mars, Journeys textbook pgs.  174-185

Reading Vocabulary words:  alarmed, reacted, convey, daring, luminous, awe, indescribable, extraordinary, fade, conferring

Vocabulary & Comprehension Text Friday

AR quiz Thursday

English - Verbs and verb phrases

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Parent Teacher Conference Oct. 8th 3:30-6:30
  • Book Fair Oct. 7 - 11th Open 3:30 - 6:30 Oct. 8th
  • Fall Break Oct. 14-18, 2013
  • PTO Fall Festival information coming soon.


Sept. 16 - 20, 2013
Due Date: 9/16/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

VOCABULARY WORDS:  isolated, virtual, access, devour, impassable, remote, obtain, preserve, extremes, avid

VOCABULARY HOMEWORK:  Tuesday:  Write a sentence using the voc. words.

                                                Wednesday:  Draw a picture of each vocabulary word.

                                                Thursday:  Finish pictures of each vocabulary word &

                                                                  study for the QUIZ on FRIDAY

Vocabulary Quiz on Friday, Sept. 20th. 

TUESDAY:  ELA BENCHMARK in ELA class

READING:  Comprehension Skills, UNNRAVEL

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday Homework:  Read library book at home for 15 minutes & record it in READING FOLDER on the Reading Log

WRITING:  Writing with complete sentences and legibly.

ENGLISH:  Action Verbs & Linking Verbs

I have an online Scholastice Reading Club if you are interested in purchasing books online please go to this website:  https://orders.scholastic.com/HNHGM



Sept. 9 - 13, 2012
Due Date: 9/9/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

VOCABULARY Words: NO TEST this week!!!

Reading:  Test on Stormalong Tuesday, Sept. 10

Wednessday:  Begin "My Librarian is a Camel" Main Idea & Details

Study Vocabulary Flashcards for Homework Wednesday & Thursday.

ENGLISH: - Reteach NOUNS - Words that name People, Places, & Things

PICTURE DAY is TUESDAY, Sept. 10th  wear bright colors.

NO SCHOOL Monday, Sept. 16th for students.  Teachers have professional development:)



Sept. 3 - 6, 2013
Due Date: 8/29/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Vocabulary Words:  HOMOPHONES- wait, weight, heard, herd, days, daze, heel, heal, peak, peek, sent, cent, scent, feet, feat, vain, vane, vein, miner, minor

Vocabulary Words  will be included with the STORMALONG comprehension test.

HOMEWORK:  Tuesday - Worksheet pg. 52 Study Words

                    Wednesday - Worksheet pg. 54 Study Words

                    Thurdsday - Study words & definitions

English/Language - Proper Nouns

Homework:  Tuesday - Worksheet pg. 55

                  Wednesday - Worksheet pg. 57

READING:  Stormalong - HOMEWORK:  READ EVERY NIGHT for 15 minutes.

         Skills:  Character Traits & dictionary skills

READING TEST POSSIBLY Friday, Sept. 6th.


NO SCHOOL MONDAY!!!! Enjoy the long weekend.

SCHOOL PICTURES: Sept. 10th


 



August 26 - 30, 2013
Due Date: 8/23/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Mrs. Tiffany's ELA Assignments for Week of Aug. 26 - 30, 2013

ATTENTION:  Progress Reports WILL NOT - WILL NOT be sent home Aug. 26th - The new grading program is not ready.

VOCABULARY -TAV words - genre, index, sentence, fragment, simile

VOCABULARY HOMEWORK:

Monday:  Study definitions

Tuesday:  Study Flashcards for Test Thursday

Wednesday:  Study flashcards Test Thursday

English - Nouns/Common & proper

Reading - Finish packet on Tales of Fourth Grade Nothing

READING HOMEWORK:

MONDAY: Finish "Tales" packet at home - Read for 15 minutes

TUESDAY:  Study for "Tales of Fourth Grade Nothing" Test on Wednesday - Read for 15 minutes

WEDNESDAY:  Writtten Test on novel "Tales of Fourth Grade Nothing" Read for 15 minutes

THURSDAY:  Begin new story in Journeys Reading Book, Stormalong, pg. 134 Read for 15 minutes

Friday: Stormalong/ Character traits/homophones

WRITING:  Write with complete sentences.

IMPORTANT REMINDERS:

Parent Please check your child's planner every day....Important dates and homework should be listed.  It is your child's responsibility to copy it off the board.  It is posted in each classroom!!!



 



August 19 - 23, 2013
Due Date: 8/16/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Vocabulary Words - TAV List #2 -topic, caption, compare, contrast, fable   

Monday Night Homework : study TAV definitions

TUESDAY HOMEWORK: Study TAV flashcards at home.

THURSDAY:  TAV TEST - Students must know the definitions of the words.  A word bank will be given.

Reading - Continue Reading Chapters 7-10 Tales of Fourth Grade Nothing.

Skills:  cause/effect , sequencing, character & setting


FRIDAY READING TEST on Tales of Fourth Grade Nothing will be on Friday, Aug. 23rd AR test & written test.

Language - Recognizing statements, questions, exclamations, and commands within context -

Writing - Writing with complete sentences.


IMPORTANT REMINDERS:

  • Please remember to send a note if your child has a change in destination.
  • If your child is absent, please send a note or doctor's excuse to school the following day.
  • If you haven't paid your Fourth Grade workbook fee $10 please pay it as soon as possible.


August 12 - 16, 2013
Due Date: 8/12/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Language Arts - Sentences and types of sentences.

READING - "Tales of Fourth Grade Nothing" chapter book unit.

Each student will have a conference w/ Mrs. Tiffany concerning AR points and goals for the semester.

Begin Reading at home w/ parents for 15 minutes each night!!! Parents please sign the Reading Folder and return it everyday.

We are off to a great start for the year.  We have learn the Rules and Procedures for Fourth Grade and have begun to practice our Safey Drills.  This week's drill is the Fire Drill.

Parents please check your child's planner every night. 

Keep me informed of any phone number or address changes.



Aug. 5 - 9, 2013
Due Date: 8/5/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Reading Language Arts with Mrs. Tiffany Smith

TUESDAY:  Introduction to Fourth Grade:  Rules & Procedures

  • Get to Know the Class Activities
  • HOMEWORK:  Interest Inventory for Students & Parents
  • Begin STAR TESTING for AR

WEDNESDAY:  Exploring our new classes

  • Practice Rules & Procedures
  • Partner Interviews
  • Begin Fourth Grade 5
  • HOMEWORK:  Gather items at home for ALL ABOUT ME BAG

THURSDAY:  Setting Goals "Oh The Things You Can Do"

  • Practice Rules & Procedures
  • STAR Goals
  • Practice Fluency with Reader's Theatre
  • Practice Reading to SELF
  • HOMEWORK:  Gather items at home for ALL ABOUT ME BAG

FRIDAY:  "I Can't Funeral"

  • Practice Rules & Procedures
  • Practice Fluency with Reader's Theatre
  • Writing complete sentences with ALL ABOUT ME BAG


May 6 - 9, 2013
Due Date: 5/6/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING WORDS OR TEST THIS WEEK

NO Language this week!

Fourth Grade Musical Practice at Bethel everyday 8:15 - 11:30!!

Afternoons - extra rehearsals, free play, & movies to chill out after working so hard at Bethel.

Dress Rehearsal at Bethel Thursday, May 9th at 8;30 for the MES students.

Performance at Bethel Dickey Fine Arts Building, Thursday, May 9th at 7 p.m. Fourth graders need to be at Bethel by 6:30 p.m.

NO SCHOOL Friday, May 10th

Fourth Grade Field Day Monday, May 13th - Smith is RED TEAM!!

May 9th - Last day for AR POINTS!!!

May 17th- 100 Pt. AR PARTY

May 20th - 85% Movie Party in the gym

May 22nd - Last 1/2 day of school - Dismissal at 11.





April 29 - May 3, 2013
Due Date: 4/29/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words Wordly Wise #10 - ail, banish, communicate, console, cower, deliberate, depth, desire, livelihood, misfortunate, orphan, precipice, regain, slay, symptom   Test Friday, May 3rd

Language - Prepositions & Prepositional Phrases

Science - Our Environment & Our Responsibilites

Important Dates to Remember:

  • CRA testing Tues., April 30th 8:00 No visitors in the building
  • May 1st AR Field Trip
  • Spelling Bee, May 2nd 1 p.m.
  • Fourth Grade Musical Practice at Bethel, May 6, 7, 8.
  • Fourth Grade Musical, Dress Rehearsal at 8:30 a.m. Final Performance 7 p.m. at Bethel
  • Last day for AR Points at MES
  • Fourth Grade Field Day - Monday, May 13th - Smith Team Red
  • Career Day - May 16th
  • May 17th - 100 point AR Party
  • May 20th - 85% Movie Party for AR in Gym
  • Last Day of Year - May 22nd dismissal at 11 a.m.



April 22 -26, 2013
Due Date: 4/22/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

TCAP testing all week.  NO Spelling TEST or Homework this week::))

  • Get plenty of sleep
  • Eat a good breakfast
  • Have a positive attitude
  • BE Present at School for testing
  • RELAX & Take your time

IMPORTANT Dates to Remember

  • Fourth Grade Musical, May 9th at Bethel University at 7 p.m.
  • Fourth Grade Field Day, May 13, Smith class wears RED
  • Career Day, Thursday, May 16th
  • NO SCHOOL May 10th
  • May 22nd last day of year dismissal at 11 a.m.


April 15 - 19, 2013
Due Date: 4/15/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

SPELLING - NO WORDS THIS WEEK ---TCAP REVIEW

Language - TCAP REVIEW

Science - TCAP REVIEW

IMPORTANT Dates to remember:

  • Next week TCAP April 22 - 26
  • NO VISITORS during TCAP week
  • CRA testing April 30th
  • Award's Ceremony and TCAP Rally Friday, April 19th 8 a.m.
  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th at Bethel University 7 p.m.
  • Fourth Grade Field Day, Monday, May 13 wear RED!!!
  • Last day of school May 22nd dismissal at 11 a.m.


April 8 - 12, 2013
Due Date: 4/8/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Wordly Wise Words Lesson #9 - advantage, astonish, confirm, distant, founder, hamlet, host, misgiving, parch, prospect, scarce, shrewd, sole, torment, typical  TEST Thursday.

Language - Transitional Words in Writing, Unnecessary Sentences in paragraphs, TCAP Review

Science - TCAP Review

Important Reminders:

  • TCAP proctors are needed for April 22 - 26 contact office at MES
  • Award's Ceremony and TCAP Rally Friday, April 19th
  • Fourth Grade Musical, May 9th, Bethel University at 7 p.m.
  • NO SCHOOL on Friday, May 10th - Strawberry Festival
  • Last day of school, Wed. May 22 dismissal at 11 a.m.


April 1 - 5, 2013
Due Date: 4/1/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words Wordly Wise List #8 - ancient, century, chamber, descend, entry, interior, intrude, locate, passage, portion, precious, quarry, ramp, spacious, surface - Spelling Test on Thursday, April 4th

Language - Writing and Transitional Words, Figurative Language, Homophones

Science - TCAP REVIEW

Dates to Remember:

  • TCAP week April 22-26
  • Proctors are needed for TCAP week, please contact the office if you are available to proctors this week.
  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th at Bethel University at 7 p.m.
  • NO SCHOOL, Friday, May 10th - Strawberry Festival
  • Last half day of school, May 22nd


March 18 - 22, 2013
Due Date: 3/18/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling - No words this week:) No Spelling Test this week:)

Language - Reading/Language Arts TCAP REVIEW

Using a Thesaurus & Creative Writing

Science - TCAP REVIEW

Important Dates to Remember:

  • BOGO Book Fair this week at MES - Family Night Tuesday 5:30 - 7
  • SPRING BREAK March 23 - March 31 NO SCHOOL!!!
  • TCAP week April 22 - 26 - Proctors are needed contact the office.
  • May 9th Fourth Grade Musical at Bethel University


March 11 - 15, 2013
Due Date: 3/11/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words Wordly Wise Week #7 - alter, confuse, distribute, eject, embrace, shallow, surround, victim, equip, flexible, instant, keen, limp, scurry, seize   SPELLING TEST ON Thursday, March 14th.

Language - Poetry Unit & Figurative Language

Science w/ Mrs. Verner's Students:  Simple Machines

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:

  • Parent Volunteers are needed to Proctor during the week of TCAP, if you are interested please contact the office.
  • Spring Break March 23-31
  • Book Fair in Library WEEK of March 18 - 22
  • TCAP week April 22 - 26
  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th
  • Strawberry Festival NO SCHOOL May 10th


March 4-8
Due Date: 3/1/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling- Wordly Wise List 5

Applaud, Crafty, Disclose, Drab, Entire, Exclaim, Exquisite, Intend, Jeer, Peer, Progress, Refine, Scoundrel, Uneasy, Vain Test will be on Thursday. STUDY DEFINITIONS!

Language - Unit 5 Capitalization and Punctuation: Quotation Marks. 

 Science - TCAP REVIEW 

  • Spring Break March 24 - 31

  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th

  • REMINDER:  All car riders must have a M.E.S. SIGN in the window and written note for change of destination.

  • TCAP week: April 22-26

  • If your child is absent please send a note.


Feb.25-Mar.1
Due Date: 2/25/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling- Wordly Wise List 5

Abrupt, Achieve, Attempt, Contempt, Entertain, Glimpse, Mock, Persist, Persuade, Phase, Quaint, Recall, Reject, Revise, Sensitive Test will be on Thursday, February the 28th. STUDY DEFINITIONS!

Language - Unit 5 Capitalization and Punctuation: Commas and Quotation Marks. 

 Science - Chapter 10 Simple Machines

  • Send Pennies to school for PTO fundraiser "Pennies for Presidents"

  • Collect Box Tops for School & send to school 

  • Spring Break March 24 - 31

  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th

  • REMINDER:  All car riders must have a M.E.S. SIGN in the window and written note for change of destination.

  • TCAP week: April 22-26

  • If your child is absent please send a note.


Assignments for the week of the18th.
Due Date: 2/15/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - NO SPELLING THIS WEEK! We will be reviewing vocabulary skills.

 

Language - Unit 5 Capitalization and Punctuation

 

Science - Chapter 10 Motion and Machines

  • Send Pennies to school for PTO fundraiser "Pennies for Presidents"

  • Collect Box Tops for School & send to school
  • School Holiday - Feb. 18th
  • CRA Testing-Feb.20th
  • Parent Teacher Conference - Feb. 21st
  • Spring Break March 24 - 31
  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th
  • REMINDER:  All car riders must have a M.E.S. SIGN in the window and written note for change of destination.


Feb. 11 - 15, 2013
Due Date: 2/11/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Wordly Wise List #4

Active, Astound, Attend, Cherish, Contract, Eager, Expose, Impose, Modest, Parallel

Paralyze, Pessimist, Recite, Respond Spelling Test on Thursday! Know all of the Definitions! 

Language - Unit 5 Capitalization and Punctuation

 

Science - Chapter 9 Light and Color

  • Send Pennies to school for PTO fundraiser "Pennies for Presidents"

  • Collect Box Tops for School & send to school
  • Valentine's Day Party - Feb. 14th at 2 p.m.
  • School Holiday - Feb. 18th
  • Parent Teacher Conference - Feb. 21st
  • Spring Break March 24 - 31
  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th
  • REMINDER:  All car riders must have a M.E.S. SIGN in the window and written note for change of destination.

 


 

 



Feb. 4-8, 2013
Due Date: 2/4/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words -Wordly Wise Lesson #3 - approach, burrow, cease, destructive, drowsy, famished, forecast, hibernate, migrate, nestle, observe, prepare, reduce, severe, venture Spelling Test on Thursday!!! KNOW the DEFINITIONS!!!

Language - Capitalization & Punctuation Unit 5

Science - Electricity & Magnets w/ Verner's homeroom

Dates to Remember:

  • Send Pennies to school for PTO fundraiser "Pennies for Presidents"

  • Collect Box Tops for School & send to school
  • Valentine's Day Party - Feb. 14th at 2 p.m.
  • School Holiday - Feb. 18th
  • Parent Teacher Conference - Feb. 21st
  • Spring Break March 24 - 31
  • Fourth Grade Musical May 9th
  • REMINDER:  All car riders must have a M.E.S. SIGN in the window and written note for change of destination.


Jan. 28 - Feb. 1, 2013
Due Date: 1/28/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Wordly Wise List #2 - affect, calculate, climate, column, decay, exceed, forbid, grove, limb, mammoth, mature, permit, resist, scorch, tower

Spelling Test on Thursday!!

Language - Review Unit 4 Adjectives - Unit 4 Test on Wednesday - Begin Unit 5 Capitalization/Punctuation

Science with Verner's class - Properties of Matter and Physical Changes in Matter

Important Date to Remember:

  • Progress Reports to go home Monday, Jan. 28th
  • School Holiday - Monday, Feb. 18th
  • Parent Teacher Conference - Thursday, Feb. 21st


Jan. 21-25, 2013
Due Date: 1/22/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Wordly Wise Lesson #1 - benefit, complete, develop, dismay, ease, hail, lack, master, patriot, project, recommend, remark, represent, sufficient, utter  Spelling Test on Friday, Jan. 25th.

Language - Using adjectives with more & most; good & bad, Textbook pgs.  144-147.

Writing - Adding adjectives to our writing to add details.

Science - Ch. 9 Light

Dates to remember:

  • No School Monday, Jan. 22nd & Feb. 18th - HOLIDAYS
  • Parent Teacher Conference - Feb. 21st.
  • Fourth Grade Musical, Thursday, May 9th.


Jan. 14 - 18, 2013
Due Date: 1/14/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words List #18 - behavioral, adaptation, condensation, eclipse, physical change, transparent, reflection, translucent

SPELLING TEST on Thursday, Jan. 17th

Language - comparative adjective & using more & most with adjectives pgs. 142- 145

Writing - Descriptive writing

Science - Physical changes in matter & electricity

Welcome to Miss Hannah Rawls our student teacher from UTM!!!

Miss Hannah will be student teaching with me in Language/Spelling/Writing/Science

Dates to remember:

  • Award's Day - Friday, Jan. 18th at 8:15 a.m.  Parents are welcome
  • School Holiday Monday, Jan. 22nd NO SCHOOL
  • PTO Fundraisers coming up in Febuary watch for more information
  • Car Riders MUST have a car sign issued from MES


Jan. 7 - 11, 2013
Due Date: 1/7/2013
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words List #17 - camouflage, deposition, ecosystem, electricity, herbivore, mimicry, producer, consumer - Spelling Test on Thursday, Jan. 10th.

Language - Adjectives Unit 4 textbook pgs. 136 - 141

Writing- Skills w/ Main Idea & Details

Science - Matter Ch. 7

Report Card Home on Thursday, Jan. 10th




Dec. 17 - 20, 2012
Due Date: 12/17/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING WORDS OR TEST THIS WEEK!!!

Language - Review for Unit 3 Verbs for Test on Wednesday, Dec. 19th.

Science - Finish Weather/Water Cycle Unit

Christmas Party on Wed. Dec. 19th at 2 p.m.

  • Parents are welcome to attend our party & bring cameras

  • Dress festive for the Photo Booth

  • Bring a favorite snack food
  • Last day of this semester is Thursday, Dec. 20th dismissal is at 11:05 a.m.
  • No lunch served on Thursday, Dec. 20th only breakfast.
  • Return to school on Monday, Jan. 7th, 2013


Dec 10 - 14, 2012
Due Date: 12/10/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words List #16 - ancient, constitution, exploration, executive, judicial, purchase, civilizations, tributary  SPELLING TEST on Thursday!!

Language -  Spelling past tense verbs w/ helping verbs & irregular verbs

Writing Assessment on Wednesday & finish Autobiographies "A Story About Me"

Science  - Weathering & Erosion & Water Cycle

Reminders:

  • Christmas Party, Wed. Dec. 19th at 2 p.m. 
  • Bring a food item for the party
  • Dress festive for the party for the Photo Booth
  • Last day of the semester is Dec. 20th dismissal at 11:05
  • Return to school Monday, Jan. 7th, 2013


Dec. 3 - 7, 2012
Due Date: 12/3/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - List #15 - computation, coordinate, probability, scale, instrument, tessellation, polyhedron

 Spelling Test is on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012

Language - Present & Past Tense Verb Spellings Textbook pgs. 106-109

Writing - Begin Autiobiography Writing w/ Verb Tenses

Reminders:

  • Christmas Party is Wed., Dec. 19th at 2 p.m.
  • Bring favorite party food!
  • Parents are welcome!
  • Dress is casual & festival:::)))
  • Photo Booth will be in classroom for fun pictures!!!!
  • Need a parent volunteer to take pictures in the photo booth!!!
  • THERE WILL BE NO GIFT EXCHANGE in 4th grade!!! JUST FUN at the party!!!


Nov. 26 - 30, 2012
Due Date: 11/26/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

SPELLING WORD LIST #14 - Articles of Confederation, democracy, Mayflower Compact, population, supply, demand  - SPELLING TEST ON FRIDAY, Nov. 30th

Language - Subject/Verb Agreement - textbook pgs. 104-105, Verb Tenses pgs. 100 & 101

Science - Weather & The Water Cycle

 



Nov. 19 - 23, 2012
Due Date: 11/19/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING TEST this week - Review of TAV words w/ TAV WORDO!!!

Language - Thanksgiving Stations

Writing - Thanksgiving Creative Writing Activities

REMINDERS:

  • NO School Wed. - Fri. for Thanksgiving
  • Relay for Life team is selling Starbursts for $1
  • Send your child to school w/ warm clothes, coat, gloves, etc.  We go outside everyday!!!
  • Return Report Cards!!!!!

HAVE A HAPPY AND SAFE THANKSGIVING BREAK!!!!



Nov. 12- 16, 2012
Due Date: 11/12/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words List #13 - American Revolution, document, diversity, expansion, branch(govt.) native, preamble, secondary, source  ****Spelling Test on Thursday. Nov. 15th.

Language - Unit 3 Verbs - Main verbs & helping verbs pg. 126, Verb Tenses - Present, past, future, txbk. pgs. 100-101, 127; begin subject verb agreement txbk. pgs. 104-105

Science - Ch. 5 Weathering & Erosion, Ch. 6 - Weather and the Water Cycle

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Thanksgiving Break, Nov. 21 - 25th
  • Awards Ceremony, Friday, Nov. 16, at 8:15 a.m.
  • Christmas Break Dec. 20 - Jan. 7, 2013


Nov. 5 - 9, 21012
Due Date: 11/5/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Word List #12 - amendment, colony, Bill of Rights, missions, merchant, religion, slavery, political, taxes-  Spelling Test on Thursday, Nov. 8th.

Language  - Begin Unit 3 Verbs Wednesday - Action verbs & Main and helping verbs

Writing - Writing Test on Tuesday over Powerful Paragraphs - Nonfiction Narrative

Science - Begin Earth Science Unit - Cycles and Patterns on Earth

Social Studies - See Mrs. Charlotte Verner's website

Math - See Mrs. Kristi Brown's website

Special thank you goes to Mrs. Jennifer Medford and Mrs. Mandy Drewry for Volunteering their time at the PTO Fall Festival.

Thumbs up to all parents that donated to our Silent Auction Christmas Wreath and Decorations and items for the PTO Fall Festival.  We couldn't have been successful without your help!!!!

Special Dates to remember:

  • Tuesday, Nov. 6th - Please vote!!! It is your right as an Americian citizen to VOTE!!!

  • Thursday, Nov. 8th Veteran's Day Program at 1 p.m. 

  • Report Cards go home on Thursday, Nov. 8th

  • Thanksgiving Break Nov. 21 - 24



Oct. 29 - Nov. 2
Due Date: 10/29/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - carnivore, energy, pyramid, friction, lunar, cycle, migration, opaque, radiant, reproduction - SPELLING TEST ON Friday, NOV. 2nd.

Language - Finishing Powerful Paragraph Unit - Test on Friday, Nov. 2nd on Topic sentences & supporting details and main idea.

Writing - Writing Prompt on Tuesday, Oct. 30th. Writing Spooky Stories on Wednesday!

Science with Verner's class - Food Chains & Food Webs - Projects due on Nov. 1st. Presentations on Thursday & Friday

Special thank you for the supplies and volunteers for PTO Fall Festival!!!

READ IN THE DARK WEEK IN LIBRARY --- BRING A SMALL FLASHLIGHT ON MONDAY FOR LIBRARY!!!!



Oct. 22 - 26, 2012
Due Date: 10/22/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words List 10 - composite, expression, inverse, operation, proper, quadrant, relationship, remainder, system, graph   Spelling Test on Thursday, Oct. 25th.

Language - Topic sentences, supporting details, concluding sentences

Writing - Writing Powerful Paragraphs

Science - Lifecycles Metamorposis & incomplete metamorphosis

Food Web Project Information will go home - Projects due on Wed. Oct. 31st.

PTO INFO:

Our Silent Auction Item is a Christmas Wreath, made by a student.  Send one new Christmas Ornament to place on the wreath.

REMINDERS:

  1. PTO Fall Festival Sat., Oct. 27 11 - 2 p.m.   Volunteers are needed.
  2. Keep students supplied with pencils, erasers, paper, dry erase markers, highlighters
  3. If your student is absent, send a doctor's excuse to school.

 



Oct. 15 - 19, 2012
Due Date: 10/15/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Word List 9 - accuracy, common, fraction, function, table, improper, mean, median, mode

Spelling Test on Thursday, Oct. 18th

Language - Identifying Topic Sentences & Supporting Details

Writing - Writing Topic Sentences and Supporting Details

Science- With Mrs. Charlotte's Homeroom - Animal lifecycles & Metamorphosis

Social Studies - See Mrs. Charlotte's website

Parent Reminders:

  • Fourth Grade Field Trip Friday, Oct. 19th to Milan Agricultural Center
  • Check your child's planner often


Oct. 1- 5, 2012
Due Date: 10/1/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

SPELLING WORDS - cell wall, cell membrane, cytoplasm, nucleus, vacuoles, climate, erosion, food web, mass, weathering

Spelling Test is on Thursday, Oct. 4th

Language - possessive nouns & review for Unit 2 Noun Test on Friday, Oct. 5th

Science - Food Chains & Food Webs - Food Web Project due by Wed. Oct. 3rd - Presentations  during class on Thurs., Oct. 4 & Fri., Oct 5th.

FALL BREAK OCT. 8 - 12 NO SCHOOL!!!!

Parent Reminders:

  • Collect donations and pledges for Little Rebel Run, Sat. Oct. 27th
  • Sign up to work at P. T. O. Fall Festival, Sat. Oct. 27th
  • Check planners for important assignments and test dates
  • Return report cards as soon as possible.


Sept. 24 - 28, 2012
Due Date: 9/21/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words List #7 - transitional, verb tense, outline, prediction, proofread

Spelling Test on Thursday, Sept. 27th

Language - Plural nouns with special spellings and possessive nouns textbook pgs. 72 - 77

Writing - Proofreading & editing & revising a personal narrative

Science -  Adaptations for survival - Threats to survival - Food Chains

Award's Day is Friday, Sept. 28th at 8:15 a.m.

Report Cards sent home Friday, Sept. 21st - Please sign and return to MES as soon as possible.


IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Mark your calendar Parent Teacher Conference, Thursday, Oct. 4th, 2012 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • FALL BREAK week of Oct. 8-12, 2012
  • MES PTO Fall Festival, Sat. Oct. 27th, 2012




Sept. 18-21, 2012
Due Date: 9/18/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for this week - alliteration, analogy, audience, drawing conclusions, homonyms, inferring, metaphor

Spelling TEST on Friday, Sept. 21

Language - Singular and Plural Nouns textbook pgs.  70-75

Writing - Evaluating Our Personal Narratives

Science - Animal Lifecyces and Metamorphosis

Social Studies - Check Mrs. Charlotte Verner's website

Math - Check Mrs. Kristi Brown's website

Parent Reminders:

  • NO SCHOOL Monday, Sept. 17th - Teacher's have Professional Development
  • Report Cards will come home on Friday, Sept. 21st
  • Praise your child for doing the right thing and working hard in fourth grade!!!
  • Thanks for helping at home with homework.  It shows at school!!!


Sept. 10 - 14, 2012
Due Date: 9/10/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Synonyms - romp, appoint, jittery, glee, pledge, startle, grief, sweltering, vessel, triumph - TEST on Thursday, Sept. 13th

Language - Identifying nouns, and punctuating proper nouns textbook pgs.  64 - 67.

Writing - Publishing a personal narrative. 

Science - Plants & photosynthesis

Parent Reminders:

  • Any changes in phone numbers and addresses need to be reported as soon as possible.
  • Check your child's planner for homework assignments, spelling words, and teacher notes to parents.
  • Make sure your child has supplies, pencils, erasers, etc. and glasses at school.
  • FREE breakfast at school for all students, get your child to school by 7:30 to eat a good breakfast.


Sept. 4 - 7, 2012
Due Date: 9/4/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Word List #4 - author, purpose, double-negative, possessive, noun, quotations, quotation marks, subject, verb, agreement

SPELLING TEST THIS WEEK ON FRIDAY, September 7, 2012

Language - Continuing with correcting run-on sentences, fragments, and combining sentences with conjuctions.  Textbook pages 48 & 49.  LANGUAGE TEST ON FRIDAY, September 7, 2012 - over Correcting Run-ons, fragments, and combining sentences with conjuctions.

Writing - Revising and editing sentences

Science - Plant and Animal Cells

REMINDER NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY, Sept. 3rd.  LABOR DAY




Aug. 27 - 31, 2012
Due Date: 8/23/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - List #3 - acute angle, chance, diameter, obtuse angle, pattern, rule, radius, square, unit, vertex    TEST is on THURSDAY, August 30th. 

Language - Review Sentences/fragments/types of sentences/Subjects & Predicates, TEST on SENTENCES Tuesday, August 28th.. Begin Correcting Run-on Sentences and Fragments

WRITING - Correcting mistakes/editing/revising

Science - w/ Verner's Homeroom - Living Things & Plant and Animal Cells

Social Studies  for Smith's homeroom -  See Charlotte Verner's Website

 

 



Aug. 20 - 24, 2012
Due Date: 8/20/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Word List #2 -

topic, caption, compare, contrast, fable, genre, index, sentence, fragment, simile

Spelling Test on Thursday, August 23rd.  Students must spell the words, know the definitions, and write a sentence with the word.

Language - Identifying Subjects and Predicates in sentences.

Writing - Sharing & Revising & Editing a personal narrative

Science - Plants & Photosynthesis

Thank you parents for the supplies for our edible cell activity this week. 

Also, thank you for all of the tissue, paper towels, colored pencils, & disinfectiant wipes.  We will stay healthier because of you!!!

We are off to a great start in fourth grade.  Keep checking your child's planner for homework & Spelling words.  Together as a team we can make a difference.

Reading - Check Charlotte Verner's website

Math - Check Kristi Brown's website




Aug. 13 - 17, 2013
Due Date: 8/13/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Vocabulary/Spelling Words - Math Words - convert, equation, face, mixed number, ordered pair, prime number, range, right angle

SPELLING TEST ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 16th - Spell the word, define the word, and write it in a sentence.

Language - Types of sentences - declarative, interrogative, exclamatory, and commands

Writing - Writing with different types of sentences

Science - Parts of the Living Cell

Reading see Charlotte Verner's website.

Math see Kristi Brown's website.




Aug. 6 - 10, 2012
Due Date: 8/3/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Vocabulary/Spelling Words - NONE THIS WEEK

Getting to Know each other in Fourth Grade

Language  - What is a sentence?

Writing - Writing complete sentences, poems about ME

Science - Cells

Please return paperwork and $7 fee as soon as possible!





May 8 - 18, 2012
Due Date: 5/10/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING ASSIGNMENTS

NO LANGUAGE ASSIGNMENTS

Working on Fourth Grade Play and finishing up the school year with FUN!!!

AR 100 point party, Monday, May 14, 8:30

Tour of McKenzie Middle School Monday, May 14th - 10:15 a.m.

Career Day Tuesday, May 15th - 8 until 11:30

AR 85% party Wednesday, May 16th 12:15

Awards Day Friday, May 18th 9:30 a.m.

Last day of School May 18th Dismissal at 11:00 a.m.

Have a fun and safe summer!!!



April 30 - May 4, 2012
Due Date: 4/27/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Prefixes - discourage, disappoint, disbelief, distrust, disloyal, misplace, mislabel, mislead, misstep, misnumber, nonfat, nonfiction, nonsense, nonstop, unable, unplug, uncertain, uncomfortable, uncover, unclean

Spelling Test on Friday, May 4th - Bubble Test

Language - Finish Unit 7 Prepositions and Adverbs - Review - Unit 7 Test on Friday, May 4th

Fourth Grade Field Day on Monday, April 30th - Bring snack, water, sunscreen, hats, wear tennis shoes - Come with a Good Attitude!!!!!

Honor's Ceremony - Tuesday, May 1st at MHS Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. 

Fourth Grade Musical on Thursday, May 10th at 7 p.m. at Bethel University at Dickey Fine Arts Building - Students there by 6:30 p.m.

Last Day of School Friday, May 18th - Dismissal at 11 a.m.




April 23-27, 2012
Due Date: 4/20/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

TCAP WEEK NO HOMEWORK

Get to bed early.

Eat a good breakfast.

Do your best to BUST the TEST!!!!

FRIDAY, APRIL 27th - READ A THON ALL DAY!!!!

MONDAY, APRIL 30th, Fourth Grade FIELD DAY!!!!

Honor's Ceremony, Tuesday, May 1st @ 6:30 at McKenzie High School Auditorium

Fourth Grade Musical at Bethel Thursday, May 10th @ 7 p.m.

LAST Day of School, Friday, May 18th - Half Day dismissal at 11 a.m.



April 16-20, 2012
Due Date: 4/16/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING WORDS OR TEST THIS WEEK!!!!

Vocabulary review and Spelling Bee practice.

LANGUAGE - TCAP REVIEW ALL WEEK!!!

SCIENCE -TCAP REVIEW ALL WEEK!!!!

Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 20th @ 8:15a.m.

TCAP REVIEW PEP RALLY on Friday, April 20th @ 2 p.m. in the gym!!!!

NO VISITORS in the building next week during TCAP!!!!

Practice getting to bed early!!! Remember FREE breakfast everyday at MES!!!

Fourth Grade Field Day is Monday, April 30th.

Fourth Grade Musical is Thursday, May 10th at Bethel University Dickey Fine Arts Building.

We will be practicing the musical at Bethel University the week of May 7-10th.

I am glad to be back at school.  Over Spring Break I broke my left ankle while out of town.  I am healing and trying to teach from a wheelchair at school.  Thanks for your student's patience with me this week at school.  I have missed their sweet faces while recovering at home.  The end of the school year is near!



March 26 -30, 2012
Due Date: 3/23/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Homophones - doe, who's, route, weave, moose, boulder, weighed, patients, tale, prints, patience, tail, prince, bolder, wade, mousse, dough, whose, root, we've

Spelling Test on Thursday, March 29th, BUBBLE TEST

Language - Using good & well correctly, Negatives in sentences

Writing Assessment - Personal Narrative

Science - TCAP Skills Review

Fourth Grade Field Trip on Friday, March 30th to LBL 1850s Homeplace.  Parents are welcome to attend, but must provide their own transportation, lunch, and $3 ticket on arrival.  We will leave promptly at 8:10 so be at school on time!!!!

Spring Break is Week of April 2-6.  Return to school on Monday, April 9th.

TCAP week is April 23rd - 27th.  NO VISITORS in the building during testing week.

Please make sure your child is at school this week.  Rearrange doctor's appointments if possible!!!!




March 19 - 23, 2012
Due Date: 3/18/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words -  final vowels sounds - bacon, woven, ridden, cannon, common, cotton, cousin, robin, eleven, penguin, muffin, proven, raisin, reason, skeleton,. button, often, widen, sunken, wooden

Spelling Test - Thursday, March 22nd - Bubble Test only

Language - Begin Unit 7 Adverbs & Comparative Adverbs

Science - Begin TCAP Review!!!!

Spring Break April 2nd - April 6th

TCAP TESTING - Week of April 23-27 - No Visitors in the building this week.

Honor's Ceremony May 1st

Fourth Grade Musical May 10th



March 12-16, 2012
Due Date: 3/9/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling words - final ending sounds - medal, local, pebble, special, turtle, bugle, channel, settle, pedal, pupil, pencil, docile, oral, vessel, ankle, bubble, symbol, uncle, paddle, total

Spelling Test on Thursday, March 15

Language - finishing Adjectives, reviewing for test on Unit 4 Friday, March 16th

Science - TCAP REVIEW

Last Family Reading Night, Monday, March 12th

Spring Picture Day, Thursday, March 15th.




April 9-13, 2012
Due Date: 3/6/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Suffixes -  aimless, barely, breathless, hopefully, sickness, spotless, illness, furry, goodness, hairy, handful, happiness, tasteless, joyfully, lifeless, purely, certainly, really, sorrowful, sunny

Spelling Test on Thursday, April 12th - BUBBLE TEST

Language - Correcting Double Negatives - textbook pages 242-243, Begin TCAP REVIEW for LANGUAGE ARTS!!!!

Science - TCAP REVIEW OF SKILLS!!!!

Counting down until TCAP!!!!

Remember no visitors during TCAP week!!!!

Please reschedule any doctor's visits  until afternoon or after TCAP week April 23-27th.



March 5-9, 2012
Due Date: 2/29/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words -  final vowel sounds

barber, zipper, daughter, powder, odor, enter, anchor, tanker, cheddar, grocer, popular, pepper, collar, danger, singer, elevator, harbor, polar, victor, grader

Spelling Test is on Thursday, March 8th

Language - Comparative Adjectives - textbook pgs.  142- 145

Science -  Reviewing Motion - Force - Gravity - Friction

Parents please send pencils, paper, and erasers with your child to school.  These items seem to just dissappear at times!!!!!




Feb. 27 - March 2, 2012
Due Date: 2/23/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Long & Short vowel sounds with vcv pattern -

radar, cabin, habit, never, pity, limit, cider, stolen, razor, wiper, easel, talent, diver, finish, river, bison, level, spoken, promise, famous

Spelling Test on Thursday, March 1st!!

Language - Begin Unit 4 - Adjectives - Textbook pgs.  136 - 140

Science - Begin Ch. 10 - Motion

Read Across America celebrated on Thursday night, March 1st at MES and Friday, March 2nd at MES -  Special readers, door prizes, and green eggs & ham on the menu!!! Join us to READ the MOST - AR test attempt to break the world's record number of quizzes taken on one day, Friday, March 2nd DON'T MISS THE FUN!!!!




Feb. 21-24, 2012
Due Date: 2/21/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - vccv pattern - thriller, fossil, planner, swallow, member, willow, nodded, foggy, dipper, summer, slender, picket, blossom, ticket, welcome, blanket, plastic, dinner, market, witness

BUBBLE TEST on THURSDAY, Feb. 23rd this WEEK!!!!!!  NO dictation sentences!!!!


Language & Writing - Titles and Review Unit 5 - Capitalization and Punctuation for Test on Friday, Feb. 24th

Science-  Continue with Ch. 9 Lesson 2 Paths of Light

Awards Ceremony - Friday, Feb. 24 @ 8:15 a.m. 




Feb. 13-17, 2012
Due Date: 2/10/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING WORDS THIS WEEK - NO SPELLING TEST THIS WEEK

TCAP Writing Skills :  Monday - Purpose/Audience; Tuesday - Organization; Wednesday - Topic Sentences; Thursday - Supporting Details & Sentences; Friday - Concluding Sentences

Language - Quotations  & Quotation Marks textbook pgs.  182-185

Science - Begin Ch. 9 Light Unit

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Tuesday, Feb. 14th - Valentine's Day Party @ 2 p.m.  Bring 22 cookies to swap @ our party.  Cookies can be homemade or bought. If you want to exchange Valentines with classmates, bring 22 valentines or none at all.   Parents are welcome to attend!!!
  • Thursday, Feb. 16th - Parent Teacher Conference 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.  I will passing out report cards at this time!!  Anyone that is not able to attend will receive report cards on Friday, Feb. 17th.
  • Dr. Suess Birthday Celebration is set for Friday, March 2nd. 
  • Fourth Grade Musical is scheduled for Thursday, May 10th!!!
  • Awards Ceremony for 4th Six weeks is set for Friday, Feb. 24 @ 8:15 a.m.
  • Monday, Feb. 20th is a HOLIDAY - NO SCHOOL


Feb. 6 - 10, 2012
Due Date: 2/2/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling words - short o vowel sounds - small, laws, caller, false, bald, squall, talking, drawn, halt, strawberry, walker, fought, stalk, shawl, awe, chalk, thought, caught, straw, half

Spelling test on Friday, Feb. 10th this week!!!!!

Language - Using commas & quotation marks in sentences texbook pages 180 - 183

Writing Prompt on Wednesday

Guest Presenter with Electricity on Thursday, Feb. 9

Science - continue with electricity and magnets

Mark your calendar for Valentine's Day Party on Tuesday, Feb. 14th at 2 p.m.

We are having a cookie exchange.  Each child bring 22 cookies to exchange with classmates.  Any kind of cookie homemade or bought is allowable.  I will provide the drinks, plates, and napkins.  Send valentines on Tuesday for exchanging!!! Any deliveries made to MES should be sent on Tuesday, Feb. 14th only!!!!

Parent Teacher Conference will be Thursday, Feb. 16th 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.




Jan. 30-Feb. 3, 2012
Due Date: 1/25/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling words - oi and ou vowel sounds - pouch, noises, flower, south, cowboy, gown, mound, frown, pound, voices, voyage, annoy, hound, grown, grouch, howling, cough, wound, thousand, tower

Spelling Test on Thursday, Feb. 2nd this week

Language - Abbreviations and using commas in sentences textbook pages 174-177

Writing - Writing sentences with commas in a series

Science - Continuing Electricity unit textbook pgs.  288 - 299- Circuits, Series, & Magnets




Jan. 23-27, 2012
Due Date: 1/20/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Inflected endings - Changing y to i - pennies, cozily, lazier, replied, worried, marries, carries, easily, silliest, cries, prettily, happiest, emptier, sorriest, families, merrier, dizziest, funnier, jumpier, varied

Spelling Test on Thursday, Jan. 26th Students will have to be able to write a dictation sentence with 5 of the spelling words on the Spelling Test this week!!!!

Language - Writing mechanics - combining sentences - capitalizing proper nouns - textbook pgs. 169 - 173

Science - Begin Ch. 8 on Electricity - Static Electricity textbook pages 276-284

Reading Night is Monday, Jan. 23rd this week.

Progress Reports will go home on Tuesday, Jan. 24th

Parents please make time to let your child read at home for 30 minutes!!!!!

Rebel Reader Tutoring will be cancelled for Tuesday, Jan. 24 but will be available on Thursday, Jan. 26th



Jan. 17-20, 2012
Due Date: 1/11/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling words - u vowel sounds - should, zoom, tunes, brooks, you'll, wool, mood, suits, crew, spool, stool, cookie, food, used, grew, group, stoop, move, stew, huge

Spelling Test on Friday, Jan. 20th

Language - Begin Unit 5 - Capitalization and Punctuation - Mechanics with writing good sentences & combining sentences in textbook pages 166-169

Science - Physical changes in Matter - Ch. 7 in textbook



Jan. 9 - 13, 2012
Due Date: 1/9/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

Jan. 9-13, 2012

Spelling Words for the week - Inflected Endings - Test on Thursday, Jan. 12th

ripped, ripping, cared, caring, flipped, flipping, flagged, flagging, forced, forcing, tapped, tapping, tasted, tasting, skipped, skipping, saved, saving, discussed, discussing

Language - Review Pronouns pgs. 224-225 for test on Unit 6 on Wed., Jan. 11th

Writing & Research and TCAP practice

Science - Ch. 7 Matter - Measuring Matter and Properties of Matter

Tutoring will resume with Rebel Readers on Tuesdays and Thursdays this week!!!

Reading Night for Tues. Jan. 10th

Award's Ceremony in the Gym Friday, Jan. 13th @ 8:15 a.m.

PARENT REMINDERS:

  • Parents remember to send a written note for changes in dismissal after school.  PHONE CALLS and telling the teacher are not acceptable.
  • Please report any changes in emergency contact phone numbers and change of addresses to the teacher in writing!!!
  • FRONT DOOR pick up all cars must have a school made sign with student's name inside the passenger window.  If you need a sign request it in writing from the teacher. 
  • RETURN REPORTS CARDS SIGNED as soon as possible.




Jan. 4-6, 2011
Due Date: 1/4/2012
Subject: 4th Grade

January 4 - 6, 2012 Assignments

No Spelling words this week!!!

Language - Contractions & Homophones with Pronouns textbook pages 216-220

Science - Begin Unit on Matter Ch. 6 pgs. 248-255

Report Cards will go home on Thursday, Jan. 5th



Dec. 12-16, 2011
Due Date: 12/8/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

No Spelling words or test this week!!!!!!

Language - Possessive pronouns and contractions with pronouns textbook pgs. 214-217

Science - Finish Weather unit and Water cycle and Climates around the world pgs. 220-225.

Some fun Christmas activities!!!!

Christmas Party on Thursday, Dec. 15th at 2 p.m.  Notes have gone home!!!

Please send food for the party only.  There is no gift exchange this year.

If you would like to send something for our classroom that would be a great gift!!! We always need kleenex, disinfectiant wipes, pencils, erasers, and dry erase markers!!!!!!!

Friday, Dec. 16  dismissal is at 11 a.m.

Have a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!!

 



Dec. 5-9, 2011
Due Date: 12/1/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling words - Compound Words - Test on Thursday, Dec. 8th

backyard, bedspread, bedroom, campfire, clothesline, desktop, fishbowl, grandparent, blindfold, lookout, loudspeaker, overdo, overhead, bookcase, railroad, newborn, snowstorm, undertake, waterproof, yourself

Language - Object pronouns pgs. 208-209 and Using I and me correctly in sentences pgs. 212-213 in textbook

Science - Begin Weather Unit. Ch. 6 in textbook pgs. 186-197 and the Water Cycle pgs. 198-204

Christmas Party planned for Thursday, Dec. 15th at 2 p.m.  NO GIFT exchange.  Notes to come home soon about party plans.

Last 1/2 day of semester Friday, Dec. 16 dismissal at 11:00.

 



Nov. 28 - Dec. 2, 2011
Due Date: 11/28/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling words - plurals - Test on Thursday, Dec. 1st.

clams, mints, props, arches, dresses, parents, caves, glasses, hobbies, engines, couches, arrows, enemies, babies, ranches, patches, mistakes, berries, mosses, armies

Language - Pronouns in textbook pgs.  204-207

Creative Writing - Friday

Science - Weathering and Erosion Ch. 5 pgs. 156-171

Field Trip to Pinson Mounds State Park on Friday, Dec. 2





Nov. 21 & 22, 2011
Due Date: 11/18/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

SPELLING - no words or test this week!!!!

Language - Review Unit 3 verbs for test on Tuesday

Science - finish Space Science

Out of School Wednesday - Friday for Thanksgiving Break!!!

Enjoy your time with your families and have safe travels!!!!!

Come back rested and ready to learn!!!!



Nov. 14-18, 2011
Due Date: 11/11/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for the week - Soft c & g -

TEST ON FRIDAY this week!!!!

arrange, badge, circus, certain, glance, cement, center, dance, wedge, strange, germs, ginger, bridge, orange, ounce, police, once, spice, sponge, village

Language - Be verbs textbook pgs.  114-115 and contractions pgs. 116-117

Science - Phases of the MOON!!! Be watching the sky for the moon at night!!!

WEDNESDAY - Field Trip to Pinson Mounds State Park - Dress warm in layers, athletic shoes, NO SHORTS, SANDALS or FLIP FLOPS!!!! SEND no more than $5 for the gift shop!!!

Thanksgiving Break is near!!!!!

Awards Day for the 2nd six weeks is Friday, Nov.  18th at 8 a.m.

Congrats to Sydney Pate -High Achiever, Francisco Padilla - Good Citizen and Tristian Hood Top BUG Club winners!!!

 



Nov. 7-11,2011
Due Date: 11/4/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for the week - Silent Letters

doubt, lambs, honor, wriggle, heir, hour, knew, knives, honest, wrinkle, thumbs, combs, plumber, knead, wrapper, kneel, honesty, known, answer, wrench

Test will be on Thursday this week!!!

Language Arts - Past tense verbs w/ helping verbs pgs. 110-111, & Irregular Verbs pgs. 112-113

Writing - Expressive Narrative

Science - Phases of the Moon

Thank you parents for all of your donations of time, money, candy, etc. for the Fall Festival.  It was a great success thanks to you!

Our field trip to Pinson Mounds has been rescheduled for Wed. Nov. 16th.  Please return the permission slips as soon as possible.  Parents are welcome, but must provide their own transportation and lunch.  Students may bring $5 for gift shop. 

Sack lunch from the cafeteria will be served for lunch.

Reminder only send healthy snacks to school. Halloween candy needs to stay at home.

Veteran's Day Program is Friday, Nov. 11th at 1 p.m.  Please invite your veterans to lunch at MES and to attend the program at 1 p.m.

SEND YOUR CHILD TO SCHOOL WITH PLENTY OF PENCILS AND ERASERS!!!!!! They seem to disappear very quickly!!!!



Oct. 31, - Nov. 4, 2011
Due Date: 10/28/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for the week - ur vowel sounds

birth, worse, pearl, curl, dirty, hurl, swirl, curb, herb, curve, turnip, purpose, purse, blurred, shirt, person, sternly, serpent, turkey, twirl

Test will be on Thursday, Nov. 3rd

Language - Spelling present and past tense verbs textbook pages 106 - 109

Writing Prompt on Monday, October 31st. - Fictional Narrative

Food Web Science Projects are due at school by Tuesday, Nov. 1st

Science - Cycles in Space - Day and Night & Seasons in textbook pages 126 - 135

Thanks to all the parents that helped with the PTO Fall Festival!!!

Rebel Readers have a new calendar for the month of November!!!!



Oct. 24-28, 2011
Due Date: 10/21/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Suffixes - Word Parts

kinship, leadership, remarkable, profitable, envious, joyous, brotherhood, neighborhood, frailty, royalty

Only ten words this week.   Students must be able to identify the root/base word and the suffix at the end of the word.

Test is on Thursday!!!!

Language - verb tense pg. 100-101 & subject/verb agreement pgs. 104-105 in textbook

Science - Food Chain Reader's Theatre and begin Earth Science Unit on Cycles and Patterns in Space in textbook pgs. 116-125

Students have an assignment for Food Web projects.  Deadline for the project is Tuesday, Nov. 1st.

Students may check out a Science book to take home to use to help research for their Food Web Projects.  All work must be done at home.

You can find the information on the project page of my website if needed.

FIELD TRIP to Pinson Mounds State Park on Friday, Oct. 28th.

We are leaving at 8:15 sharp.  Have students at school promptly!! We will return to school by 2:50.

Make sure your child has lunch money in their account to pay for their school sack lunch.  Free & reduced lunch will be honored. 

Send your child to school with warm clothes and tennis shoes for walking, NO FLIP FLOPS OR SANDALS!!!!



Oct. 17-21, 2011
Due Date: 10/14/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - /ar/and /ir/ vowel sounds

Test will be on THURSDAY, Oct. 20th

scare, gear, compare, hear, stair, airfare, snare, rear, spare, yearly, fear, beard, appear, area, cheer, fear, mere, spear, lair, career

Language - Action Verbs and helping verbs and main verbs, in textbook pgs.  96-99

Writing - Persuasive Letter Writing on Friday

Science - Food Chains and Food Webs

Science project on Food Webs will be assigned on Thursday & due back at school by Monday, Nov. 1st.

More information on Food Web Project coming home with students on Thursday!!!! Science grade depends on this project!!!

Parents we still need volunteers to work at MES Fall Festival, Sat. Oct. 22nd, please send a note with your child if you can help on this date!!!If you can't help, just bring your student and spend lots of money!!!!All donations go to MES PTO for field trips, playground improvements, and classroom teachers for educational supplies!!!!

We need items for our snack basket!!!! We have NOTHING yet at school.   I will get a basket and Michelle Jarrett has agreed to prepare the basket for our class and make it look AWESOME, but we need snack foods to go into it!!!

Snack crackers, popcorn, jello, chips, etc.  Please don't send candy for the snack basket!!!!

We need healthy snacks!!!! Send the candy for the FALL FESTIVAL!!!

I hope to see all parents at the Parent Teacher Conference on Tuesday, Oct. 18th from 3:30 until 6:30.  First come, first served.  Progress Reports will go home at this time!!!

 



Oct. 11-14, 2011
Due Date: 10/6/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words  with /ar/ and /or/  vowel sounds

Spelling Test on Friday this week!!

ford, spark, charge, morning, guard, smart, worn, core, door, bore, dart, award, carpet, cord, fort, argue, stormy, ward, barnyard, warp

Language - Review Unit 2 Nouns pgs. 82-83 & Test Prep pgs. 84 & 85 for test on Thursday - Creative Writing on Friday

Writing - Personal Narrative

Science - Threats to survival & Extinction in textbook pgs. 68-73

We still need volunteers for PTO Fall Festival on Sat. Oct. 22nd from 11 - 2 p.m.

Need items for our Snack Basket for the Silent Auction.

Please support our PTO King Kyle Maxwell and Queen Molly Boucher at the local stores with your change!!!

Every penny is counted.... Funds go to MES PTO

Return picture proofs with money by Friday, Oct. 14th

Support Breast Cancer Awareness and wear pink on Thursdays during October with MES!!!


Parents make plans to attend Parent Teacher Conference on Tuesday, Oct. 18th to receive your child's progress reports - 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. at MES


 



Oct. 3-6, 2011
Due Date: 9/30/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words - Consonant Clusters - Test on THURSDAY, Oct. 6

shred, through, sprout, sprawl, split, throb, throat, shrink, screw, shrimp, screech, straighten, sprang, shriek, splashing, straps, strain, strand, script, thrill

Language - possessive nouns textbook pgs.  76 - 79

Science - Quiz on Metamorphosis on Tuesday, Oct. 4 Begin Adaptations in textbook pg.s 58-63

REMINDERS TO PARENTS:

If you pick up your child on 2nd bell, you must have a MES Sign in your car.  If you don't, please let the office know or email Mrs. Tiffany.

FALL BREAK Oct. 7 - 10th - NO SCHOOL!!!!!

Social Studies projects for Mrs. Charlotte are due Monday, Oct. 3rd

PTO FALL FESTIVAL - Saturday, Oct. 22nd - Parent Volunteers are needed!!!

Complete tally forms and return with items to MES!!!

Thanks for the BOX TOPS!!!!

 



Sept. 26-30, 2011
Due Date: 9/27/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for the week - Consonant Clusters

SPELLING TEST THIS WEEK on THURSDAY!!!!

rush, northern, brush, shed, thanks, washer, photo, graph, whole, these, fifth, whisk, thirty, bother, shove, phrase, headphone, width, nowhere, whirl

Language - Irregular plural nouns & possessive nouns in textbook pgs. 74-78

Science - Animal life cycles - Metamorphosis in textbook pgs. 42-45

Please send report cards back to school with parent signatures!!!

PTO Fall Festival  Oct. 22nd!!!!

Watch for more information coming home to you soon!!!! 

Parent volunteers are needed!!!!

If you can volunteer, please send Mrs. Tiffany a note or an email!!!

 



SEPT 19-23, 2011
Due Date: 9/14/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for this week: Words with ch and tch

chopped, kitchen, cheap, patch, latch, hitch, arch, ketchup, marching, choose, chef, chant, chatter, snatch, sketched, stretching, pitcher, branch, chance, touch

Written Test on Friday, Sept. 23rd

Language Arts - Continuing with Singular & Plural nouns in textbook pgs. 70-73

Science - Continuing with Plant life cycles

No School Monday, Sept. 19th  - Teacher's Professional Development

Report Cards will go home this week!!!

Please sign and return report cards as soon as possible.

 

 



Sept. 12-16, 2011
Due Date: 9/9/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

NO SPELLING WORDS or TEST this week!!!!

Creative Writing - How to write a personal narrative

WRITING DAY will be Friday, Sept. 16th

Language - continue with nouns, common/proper nouns, singular/plural nouns in textbook pgs. 68-71

Science - Quiz on plant parts & photosythesis on Tuesday over pages 26 -31

Begin plant life cycle in textbook pgs. 32-37

 

 



Sept. 6 - 9, 2011
Due Date: 9/2/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling words for the week - Long o vowel sounds

goal, mole, stone, stove, chose, own, fold, flow, mold, toll, groan, stole, foam, mows, roasting, lower, sole, blown, bolt, quote

Test will be written and on FRIDAY of this week!!!

Language -Unit 2 lessons 1 & 2: Nouns - What is a noun? What is the difference between common nouns and proper nouns?

Friday - Creative writing: - Revising run-on sentences

Science - Plants and Photosynthesis 

Parents remember to return the Title VIII forms to school completed and signed.  I have a popcorn party planned for Friday, Sept. 9th if all have returned the forms.

A special thanks to Michelle Jarrett for helping us with art on Fridays. We love it!!!

ENJOY YOUR MONDAY OFF!!!!

Come back ready to work!!!



Aug. 29-Sept. 2, 2011
Due Date: 8/26/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for the Week - Long i vowel sounds

file, drive, dite, pies, die, wipe, inside, height, pride, spy, sigh, shy, prime, sly, pry, climb, minding, fright, twice, slight

Spelling test on Thursday - Written test

Language - run-on sentences, combining sentences, unit 1 review and Unit 1 Test - Sentences on Friday, Sept. 2

Science - Plants & Photosythesis

We will practice Tornado Drills this week!!!!

Progress Reports will go home on Tuesday, Aug. 30th

Special thanks to parents for sending items for our edible cells. They were yummy!!!!

 

Parents also remember to send a note to school if your child is absent.Thanks again for your cooperation at front door with pick up procedures. We are getting faster!!!

Monday, Sept. 5th is a holiday!!!!NO SCHOOL on this day!!! Enjoy your day off.

 

 



Aug. 22-26, 2011
Due Date: 8/19/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for the Week - Long e vowel sounds - Test on Thursday!!!

Written  Spelling test this week!!!

beam, tea, chief, squeak, peep, weep, sleek, heal, tease, thief, deal, please, leak, league, reef, deed, feet, breathe, speech, wheeze

Language - Unit 1, lessons 6 & 7 - predicates and run-on sentences

Science -  Complete plant & animal cell unit and take a quiz on Thursday!!! 

Math - See Jill Warren's webpage

Reading - See Charlotte Verner's webpage

Social Studies - See Charlotte Verner's webpage

Second Bell Parents who pick up students at the front and back doors.  Please have your child's name card placed in the front window on the passenger side of your vehicle!!! Please be patient with us!!! We are dismissing faster thanks to your help!!!! We are keeping our students safer!!!



Aug. 15-19, 2011
Due Date: 8/16/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words for the week

ache, pale, slate, flame, steak, stray, today, drain, claim, break, neigh, faint, crate, cane, mane, rail, clay, grape, bail, face 

Spelling Test on THURSDAY!!!

Language - Subjects & predicates

Quiz on Tuesday over lessons 1, 3, & 4

Science

Plant & Animal Cells

 

 



Aug. 8-12, 2011
Due Date: 8/8/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Assignments for week of August 8-12, 2011 - Tiffany Smith

Spelling Word List - Short vowels

bluff, flat, cash, belt, grim, wealth, build, left, dock, blot, odd, sum, hint, mill, past, shelf, plot, crunch, plum, band

Test on Thursday - August 11th

Language - Sentences and sentence fragments, kinds of sentences - statements, questions, commands, & exclamations

Science - Life science, adaptations, life cycle, and cells

 



Spelling words week 23 Prefixes
Due Date: 3/11/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Week 23 Spelling words - More Prefixes

Nonfiction - books about real people and events

Nonstop - don't stop for any reason

Enrage - someone makes you really angry

Endanger - putting someone in harm's way

Multicolored - having many colors

Multipurpose - having many uses

Postdate - dated later than the true date

Postscript - added to the end of a letter after the signature

Transcontinental - across the continent

Transplant - moving something from one place to another



March 14 - 18, 2011
Due Date: 3/11/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Prefixes pgs. 72/73

words in planners

TUESDAY

Study Definitions

Crossword

WEDNESDAY

Study definitions

Word Search

w/ words

THURSDAY

SPARKLE

w/ words

FRIDAY

TEST on words & definitions only!!!

 

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Titles

Pg. 92

workbook

Review

Unit 5

Pgs. 190-191

Review

Unit 5

Pgs. 192-195 w

Clickers

TEST

Unit 5

Cap/Punctuation

ART

Science Simple Machines

 

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/cause/effect

Read pgs. 634-635

Wild Ponies

 

Voc. Words in planners

Comprehension

Cause/effect

Read

Wild Horses

Pgs. 636-649

Comp/ Use graphic organizer w/

Cause/effect

Relationships

 

Tall Tales

Read pgs. 652-655

Tale of Pecos Bill

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Read for details

Following

Directions

Main idea/supporting

Details

Vocabulary

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Motion

Ch. 10

Forces in

Motion

Simple Machines

Guidance

12-12:50

Simple Machines

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

classifying

triangles

Ch. 18

Pgs. 382-383

Transformations

ch. 19

pgs. 406-409

Perimeter

Ch. 28 pgs. 613-616

Area

Ch. 29

pgs. 763-632

Geometry

Quiz -polygons,transformations, angles,lines, perimeter & area

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

Computer Lab B

 

 

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

Bring a G movie in case we can't go out!!!

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

 



March 7 - 11, 2011
Due Date: 3/2/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Prefixes

Wbk. Pgs. 70-71 words in planners

TUESDAY

Study Definitions

Crossword

WEDNESDAY

Study definitions

Word Search

w/ words

THURSDAY

SPARKLE

w/ words

FRIDAY

TEST on words & definitions only!!!

 

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Quotation

Marks

Pgs.182-183

Quotations

Pgs.200

Quotations

Pg.184-185

Quotations

pg. 201


ART

Making a collage

 

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/character

Read pgs. 606-607

Secondhand Art

Words in planner

Comprehension

Read Me and Uncle Romie

Pgs. 608-625

Comp/ Use graphic organizer to analysis

Character prac. Pg. 172

How-to-Articles

Pgs. 628-629

Informational Text

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Analogies


Analogies

Adj. more/most

Analogies


Adj. more/most

Analogies QUIZ

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

PRESENTER

For Electricity

Light

Ch. 9

Light

Cont. w/ ch. 9

 

Guidance

12-12:50

Color

video

 

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Geometry

Ch. 17

Pgs. 364-365

Angles

Pgs. 366-369

Line relationships

Pgs. 370-371

Plane figures

Ch. 18

Pgs. 380-381

Quadrilaterals

Classifying

Pgs. 384-385

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

Computer Lab B

 

 

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

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FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45



Spelling Words Week 22 Prefixes
Due Date: 3/2/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Lesson 22 Spelling Words - Prefixes

Supermarket - a large food store

Superhuman - someone who shows extra strength or power

Displease - annoyed with someone or something

Dishonest - cheating or lies about something

Preview - to see something in advance or before it happens

Prehistoric - before recorded time in history

Semicircle - half a circle

Semiprecious - not as precious as real ones

Unicycle - one wheel

Unicorn - an imaginary animal with one horn on its forehead



Spelling Words Feb. 28-March 4, 2011
Due Date: 2/25/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Week 21 Spelling words Funny Words

•1.     Poppycock - nonsense

•2.    Bamboozle - tricking someone

•3.    Polliwog - a tadpole or frog at a very young age

•4.    Dillydally - wasting time

•5.    Bonkers - crazy, mad, or wild and out of control

•6.    Slugabed - a lazy person

•7.    Scalawag - a rascal or scamp; someone who is always up to sneaky things

•8.    Hobnob - hanging out with friends

•9.    Gobbledygook - writing or speaking that is long and hard to understand

•10.                       Ballyhoo - an uproar or chaos or confusion over something



Feb. 28-March 4, 2011
Due Date: 2/25/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Funny words

Wbk pg 66/67

Words in planners

TUESDAY

Study Definitions

Crossword

WEDNESDAY

Study definitions

Word Search

w/ words

THURSDAY

SPARKLE

w/ words

FRIDAY

TEST on words & definitions only!!!

 

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Commas in a

Series

Pgs. 176-177

Commas

Pgs. 198

Writing good sentences.

Pg. 178

Combining

Sentences

Pg. 179

Other uses for

Commas

Pgs. 180-181

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/judgements

Pgs. 564-565

The Frog Prince

Prac. Pg. 156

Words in planner

Comprehension

Read

Ranita

Pg. 566-584

 

Comp/ Use graphic organizer to make judgements

Prac. Pg. 158

Nonfiction

Article

Pgs. 586-589

 

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Judgements

Prac. Pg. 157

Antonyms

Articles

A, an, the

Articles

A, an, the

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Static

Electricity

Ch. 8 pg. 280-285

Current

Electricity

Pgs. 288-292

 

Current

Electricity

Wbk. Pgs. 156-165

Guidance

12-12:50

Video

Electricity

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Outcomes

Ch. 23

Pg. 490-491

Predicting

Outcomes

Pgs. 492-495

Probability as a

Fraction

Pgs. 496-497

Combinations

Pgs. 500-501

Make an organized

List

Pgs. 502-503

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

Computer Lab B

 

 

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

Bring a G movie in case we can't go out!!!

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45



Feb. 21-25, 2011
Due Date: 2/17/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Newspaper

Jargon

Wbk. Pg. 63-64 words in planners

TUESDAY

Newspaper

Jargon

Study Definitions

Crossword

WEDNESDAY

Study definitions

Word Search

w/ words

THURSDAY

SPARKLE

w/ words

FRIDAY

TEST on words & definitions only!!!

 

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Mechanics

Pgs. 170-171

 

Names & Places

Capitalization

Pgs. 172-173

Abbreviations

 

Pgs. 174-175

Wbk. Pg. 80-81

Abbreviations

 

Extra Prac.

Pg. 197

Award's Ceremony

In Gym

8:15-9:00

Parents Welcome

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/summary

 

Pgs. 542-543

Prac. 149

Words in planner

Comprehension

Read

Read Because of

Winn-Dixie

Pgs. 544-555

Comp/summarize

Use graphic organizer

Prac. Pg. 151

Poetry

Pgs. 558-559

Similes &

Onomatopeia

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Summarize

Prac. Pg. 150

Voc.

Connotation

Denotation

Proper Adjectives

  

Proper Adjectives

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Properties of

Matter

Properties of

Matter

Physical changes

In Matter

Guidance

12-12:50

Physical changes in Matter

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Add/sub.

Unlike denominators

Add/sub

Unlike denominators

Review Fractions

For test

Pgs. 484-485

Test Ch. 22

Fractions

Begin Ch. 23

Outcomes & probability

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

Computer Lab B

 

 

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

Bring a G movie in case we can't go out!!!

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

 



Spelling Words Week 20 Newspaper Jargon
Due Date: 2/17/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words Week 20 - Newspaper Jargon

dummy - a model of how a page will look

beat - are or subject a reporter covers

bleeds - when a picture goes to the edge of the page

widow - a word on a line by itself at the end of the paragraph

typo - a mistake in a printed word

masthead- names of the publishers and editors of the newpaper

scoop - getting a big story before anyone else does

crop - cuttin off a picture

stringer - a reporter who doesn't work on the staff but sends in stories

headline - title of the newspaper story



Feb. 14-18, 2011
Due Date: 2/7/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Word stories

Pgs. 60-61

Words in planners

TUESDAY

Word stories

Crossword

Puzzle

WEDNESDAY

Words stories

Study definitions

THURSDAY

SPARKLE

w/ words

FRIDAY

TEST on words & definitions only!!!

 

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

TEST

UNIT 6 

Pronouns

Cap/Punctuation

Unit 5

pgs. 166-167


Cap/Punct

pgs. 168-169

Cap/Punct.

pgs. 170-171

Writing

Prompt

Day

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/compare & contrast

read pgs.510-511 pgs. 140-141

Voc. Words in planners

Comprehension

Read

At Home in

Coral Reef

pgs. 512-527

Sequencing

Use graphic org. to sequence Adeline's

Prac. Pg. 142

Myths/Fig. Lang.

prac. pg. 144

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Make Valentine

Bags for

Party


Comp/contrast

w/ venn diagrams

Vocabulary

Game

 

Figurative Language

 

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Matter

Ch. 22

Pgs. 244-255

Matter

Continued

Begin wbk.

Pgs. 134-141

Measuring

Matter

Video

Guidance

12-12:50

Matter Video

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Adding

Fractions

Ch. 22 pgs. 468-471

Subtracting

Fractions

Pgs. 472- 473

Add/Sub mixed numbers

Pgs. 474-476

Prob. Sol.

Choose an

Operation

Pgs. 478-479

Review ch. 22

With Board

Races

 

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

2:00-2:45

Valentine's

Day Party

 

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

Computer Lab B


FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

Bring a G movie in case we can't go out!!!

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45



Spelling Words
Due Date: 2/5/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling Words Week 19 - Word Stories

panic - sudden and unreasonable fear

flashy - something colorful and stands out

china - a fine pottery used to make dishes

pineapple - a fruit that looks like a pinecone

vandalism - destruction of valuable things

popcorn - a food made by heating corn kernels

jeep - a powerful car w/ four wheel drive

funnybone - a place where a nerve passes your bended elbow

eavesdrop - when you listen in on someone's conversation

gargantuan - very large or gigantic in size



Jan. 31-Feb. 4, 2011
Due Date: 1/27/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Coined words

Pg. 57/58

TUESDAY

Coined words

Study definitions

WEDNESDAY

Coined words

THURSDAY

Coined words

FRIDAY

TEST on words & definitions only!!!

 

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Possessive

Pronouns

Pgs. 214-215

 

Possessive

Pronouns

Pg. 232

Pronouns w/ homophones

Pgs. 218-219

Pronouns w/ homophones

Pg. 232

Revising homophones

Pg 220

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/sequences

Read pgs. 484-485

Voc. Words in planners

Comprehension

Read

Adeline's Whales

Pg. 486-502

Sequencing

Use graphic org. to sequence Adeline's

Whales

Prac. Pgs. 133/134

Limericks

Pgs. 504-505

Prac. Pg. 137

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Sequencing

Homographs

Poetry

Fig. language

Sequencing

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Project presentations

Project

Presentations

Project

Presentations

Guidance

12-12:50

Project

presentations

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Mixed Numbers

Pgs. 458-460

Mixed Numbers

Continued

PW 21.5

 Review Fractions

Pgs. 462-463

Review Fractions

Board races

TEST

FRACTIONS

Ch. 21

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

Computer Lab B

Fractions

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

 



Spelling words Wk. 18
Due Date: 1/27/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

WEEK 18 Coined Words

When something new is invented, it needs a name.  A made-up name is called a coined word.

astronaut

skyscraper'

suburb

jazz

laptop

nylon

takeout

monorail

infomercial



SPELLING WORDS week of Jan. 24-28, 2011
Due Date: 1/22/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

SPELLING WORDS for week Jan. 24-28, 2011

Greek word parts:

geography

geometry

geology

photography

photogenic

photocopier

telephoto

autograph

autobiography

automatic

 



TESTS
Due Date: 1/21/2011
Subject: 4th Grade
WE WILL HAVE READING & SPELLING TEST on the NEXT day we return to School!!!!!

Jan. 24-28, 2011
Due Date: 1/20/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Greek word

Parts wbk.

SEE SPELLING WORDS on Assignment page

Pgs. 54-55

TUESDAY

Greek word parts

 

WEDNESDAY

Greek word parts

THURSDAY

Greek word parts

FRIDAY

TEST on words & definitions only!!!

 

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

I & me

Pronouns

Pgs. 229

Contractions

w/ pronouns

pgs. 216-217

 

Contr. w/ pronouns

Pg. 231`

Possessive

Pronouns

Pgs. 214-215

 

Possessive

Pronouns

Pg. 232

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/skill

Non-fiction

Reading

Pgs. 472-473

 

Comp.

Read

The Power of

Oil

Pgs. 474-477

Persuasive

Writing

National

Geog. Story

Thirsty Planet

Test Strategies

Pgs. 478-479

 

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Persuasive

Techniques

Study

Skills w/

Internet

Pg. 130

Context clues

Prac. Pg. 131

Writing Prompt

Fictional

Narrative

Pgs. 480-481

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Climate

Pgs. 218-225

Climate

Contd.

Climate

Wbk. Pgs. 123-131

w/ clickers

Guidance

12-12:50

Video

Discuss weather

projects

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Comparing &

Ordering

Fractions

Pgs. 452-454

Comp/Order

Fractions

Contd.

PW 21.3

Prob. Solving w/

Fractions

Pgs. 456-457

PW 21.4

Mixed Numbers

Pgs. 458-460

Mixed Numbers

Continued

PW 21.5

SNACK

1:45

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1:45

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1:45

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1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

See Charlotte

Verner's

Assignments

Computer Lab B

Fractions

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

 



Jan. 18-21, 2011
Due Date: 1/17/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling -Latin Root words wbk. pgs. 51/52 * Words written in planners. Study for test on Friday.  ( aquarium, aquamarine, aqueduct, transport, comport, aquatic, aquanaut, portable, porter, report)

Language - Object pronouns - pg. 228 & writing with pronouns pgs. 210-211, Using I and Me correctly pgs. 212-213.

Reading - Story The Blind Hunter  Voc words in planner ** Test on Friday Skills - Drawing conclusions, word families, words in context,

Math - Equivalent Fractions pgs. 448-451 & Comparing/Ordering Fractions pgs. 452-454  Acc. Math

Science - Weather - Wind - Air Masses - Severe Weather

Social Studies - with Mrs. Charlotte Verner See her assignment page

 



NEW ASSIGNMENTS Jan. 12-14, 2011
Due Date: 1/12/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling - NO WORDS this week. NO TEST FRIDAY!!!

Language - Subject and Object Pronouns 

Reading - Story My Brother Martin  AR test and Comprehension Test Friday

Math - Fractions

Science - Water Cycle

Social Studies - Unit 5 - Westward Expansion/Tn becomes a state

Awards Ceremony - Friday at 8:15 a.m.

 



Jan. 10-11, 2011
Due Date: 1/6/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Latin root words  in planner

Pg. 51/52

TUESDAY

Latin root

Words

Study

WEDNESDAY

Latin root

Words

Study

THURSDAY

Latin Root Words

Study

 

FRIDAY

TEST

Awards Ceremony

8:15

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Subject

Pronouns

Review

Pg. 227

Object

Pronouns

Pg. 208-209

Object pronouns

Pgs. 228

Writing pronouns

Pgs. 210

Wbk. 100

Awards Ceremony

 

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc. Author's purpose

Pgs. 306-307

Voc. Words in

Planners.

 

Comp.

Read

My Brother Martin

Pgs. 308-321

Author's purpose

w/graphic organizer

Prac. Pg. 84

Letters

Pgs. 324-327

 

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Author's

Purpose

Words in Context

Poem of the Day

Writing Poetry

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Water Cycle

Pgs. 200-205

Water Cycle

Contd.

Water Cycle

Wbk. Pgs. 106-113

Guidance

12-12:50

Water Cycle

video

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Fractions

Pgs. 445

 

Read/write

Fractions

Pgs. 446-447

Read/write

Fractions

Contd.

PW 21.1

 

Equivalent

Fractions

Pgs. 448-451

Equivalent

Fractions

 

PW. 21.2

SNACK

1:45

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1:45

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1:45

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1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Intro. Unit 5

Pgs. 260-265

Tn becomes a state

Pgs. 266-269

Louisana Purchase

Pgs. 272-274

Lewis & Clark

Video

Computer Lab B

Fractions

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Jan. 4-7, 2011
Due Date: 1/3/2011
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

OUT of

SCHOOL

ADM. DAY

TUESDAY

Latin Root

Words

Pgs. 48/49

WEDNESDAY

Latin Root Words

 

THURSDAY

Latin Root Words

FRIDAY

 

Test & Dict. Sent.

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

OUT of

SCHOOL

ADM. DAY

Pronouns

Pg. 204-205

Wbk. Pg. 94/95

Pronouns

Pg. 226

Subject pronouns

Pgs. 206-207

Wbk. Pg. 96/97

Subj. pronouns

Pg. 227

 

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

OUT of

SCHOOL

ADM. DAY

Voc./draw

Conclusions

Pgs. 412-413

Prac. Pg. 112/113

Hmwk. Read Story

Comp/ draw concl.

Read Dear Mrs. LaRue pgs. 414-435

Voc./Draw conclusions

Reread w/ graphic organizer pg. 115

Test

AR TEST

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Out of School

  

Draw Conclusions

  

Prefixes

Draw Conclusions

AR TESTS

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

OUT of

SCHOOL

ADM. DAY

Weather

Atmosphere

Guidance

12-12:50

Video on Atmosphere

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

 OUT of

SCHOOL

ADM. DAY

Stem/leaf plots

Pgs. 124-125

Stem/leaf plots

PW 6.4

Compare graphs

Pgs. 126-127

Bar Graphs

Pgs. 136-137

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

OUT of

SCHOOL

ADM. DAY

 

 

 

 

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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Dec. 13 - 17, 2010
Due Date: 12/9/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

NO words this week -

TUESDAY

NO words this week -

WEDNESDAY

NO words this week -

THURSDAY

NO words this week -

FRIDAY

NO words this week -

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Adjectives

Pgs. 136-137

Wbk pg. 59-60

Adjectives

Pg. 159

Chirstmas ART

Writing Prompt

For Mr. Davy

SING-A-LONG

In gym

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

REVIEW

SKILLS

REVIEW

SKILLS

Unit 3 Reading

Assessment

REVIEW

SKILLS

SING-A-LONG

In gym

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Read SHILOH

No small groups

Read SHILOH

No small groups

Read SHILOH

No small groups

Read SHILOH

No small groups

DISMISSAL

At 11:00 for Christmas Break

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Review with

Clickers

Review with

Clickers

Review with

clickers

Guidance

12-12:50

OUT for

Christmas Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Graphs

Ch. 7

Graphs - Review for

Quiz Ch. 6/7

TEST

CH. 6 & 7

MOVIE

OUT for

Christmas Break

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Review

Branches of Govt.

Bill of Rights

Quiz Bill of Rights

CHRISTMAS

PARTY

Parents are welcome!!!!!

OUT for

Christmas Break

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

 



Dec. 6 - 10, 2010
Due Date: 12/6/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Animal words

Wbk. Pg. 45/46

TUESDAY

Animal

Words

WEDNESDAY

Animal words

THURSDAY

Study words

FRIDAY

TEST

Dictation

Sentences

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Review verbs

Review verbs

Review verbs

Unit 3 VERB

TEST

Writing - Character sketch

ART

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Multi-meaning words/summarizing

Pgs. 376-377

Prac. Pg. 103/104

Read pgs. 378-400

Snowflake

Bentley

READ story at home

Main idea/details

w/ graphic organizer  pg. 105

Review voc.

Poetry - Haikus

 

Pgs. 402-403

Prac. Pgs. 107/108

Review voc.

TEST

 

AR Test

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Main Idea/details

Multi-meaning words

Main Idea/details

Multi-meaning words

Main Idea/details

Multi-meaning words

Main Idea/details

Multi-meaning words

Writing -

Character Sketch

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Ice/Water

Shaping  the Land

Glaciers

Bk. Pgs. 172-178

Glaciers

Wbk. Pgs. 91-94

Guidance

12-12:50

Glaciers

Video

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Collect/org. data

Ch. 6

Pgs. 114-117

Mean/median/mode

Pg. 118-121

Mean/med/mode

Continue pgs. 118-121`

Line plots

Pgs. 122-123

Stem/leaf plots

Pgs. 124-125

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Branches of Government

Changes in Govt.

Structures of Govt.

 Levels of Govt.

Fun FRIDAY

 

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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Nov. 29 - Dec. 3, 2010
Due Date: 11/23/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Math words

Pgs. 42-43

TUESDAY

Math words

 

WEDNESDAY

Study words

THURSDAY

Study words

FRIDAY

TEST

Dictation

Sentences

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Special be

Verbs

Pgs. 114-115

Be verbs

Pg. 133

Contractions w/ not

Pgs. 116-117

Contractions w/ not

Pg. 134

Writing a scene from a  play

Pgs.373

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/skill

Homophones

Sequencing

Pgs. 344-345

Prac.pg. 96/97

Voc/comp,

Sequencing

Read Mystic

Horse pgs. 346-366

Sequencing

Review w/

Graphic organizer

Prac. Pg. 98

 

Online articles

Read pgs. 368-371

Prac. Pg. 99/100

TEST

 

AR Test

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Sequencing

Homophones

Sequencing

Homophones

Sequencing

Homophones

Sequencing

Homophones

Writing

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Water shapes land

Pgs. 162-167

Water shapes land

Wbk. Pg. 86-89

Grand Canyon

Reader's Theatre

Guidance

12-12:50

Grand Canyon

Video

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Divisibility

Rules

Ch. 16

Pgs. 336-337

PW 16.2

Factors &

Multiples

Ch. 16

Pgs. 338-341

Acc. Math

Number Theory

 

Continued

PW 16.2

Acc. Math

Number Theory

Divisibility Rules

Review

 

ACC. Math

Quiz

Number Theory

Ch. 16

 

 

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

What led to the constitution

Writing the

Constitution

Ratifying the 

Constitution

Video on

Constitution

Fun FRIDAY

 

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2:25-2:45

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Nov. 22 - 26, 2010
Due Date: 11/19/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Thanksgiving

Words in

ABC order

TUESDAY

Thanksgiving

BINGO

WEDNESDAY

 

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THURSDAY

 

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

FRIDAY

 

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Irregular verbs

Pgs. 112-113

Irregular

Verbs

Pg. 132

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Reader's

Theatre

The Pilgrim's First Feast

Reader's

Theatre

The Pilgrim's First Feast

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Analogies

Riddles

Analogies

Riddles

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

National

Geographic

National

Geographic

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Division

w/ remainders

PW 13.1

Division w/

Remainders

Board races

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

National

Geographic

National

Geographic

 

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

THANKSGIVING
BREAK

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

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2:25-2:45

 



NOV. 15 - 19, 2010
Due Date: 11/12/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

PRACTICE AT BETHEL

10 - 12:45

TUESDAY

NONE

PRACTICE AT BETHEL

8 -10:45

WEDNESDAY

 

PRACTICE AT BETHEL 10-1;00

THURSDAY

DRESS REHEARSAL

AT BETHEL

8:30

PERFORMANCE

7 BE @ BETHEL BY 6:30

FRIDAY

 

NO TEST TODAY!!!

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

VERBS

VERBS

VERBS

NONE

NONE

 

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Review skills

Practice for

4th grade Musical

Review skills

Practice for

4th grade Musical

Review skills

Practice for

4th grade Musical

Review skills

Practice for

4th grade Musical

NO TESTS!!

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

CHAPTER

BOOK

CHAPTER

BOOK

CHAPTER BOOK

CHAPTER

BOOK

CHAPTER BOOK

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

None this Week!!

NONE

Guidance

NONE

Thanksgiving

ART

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

DIVISION

CH. 13

DIVISION

CH 13

DIVISION

CH 13

DIVISION

CH. 13

ART

 

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

None this week!!

NONE

NONE

12:30 COMPUTER LAB B

FUN FRIDAY

1:00 - 1:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

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2:25-2:45

AWARDS AT 2:00 P.M IN GYM

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Nov. 8-12, 2010
Due Date: 11/8/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Blended words

Wbk. Pgs. 39/40

Words in planners

TUESDAY

Blended words

Write words

3 X each.

WEDNESDAY

Study words

 

THURSDAY

Study words

FRIDAY

Test - definitions

Dictation

sentences

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Writing w/ verbs

Pgs. 102-103

Wbk. Pg. 42

Combining predicates

Wbk. Pg. 43

Subj/verb agreement

Pgs. 104-105

Wbk. Pg. 44

Spelling present

Tense

Pgs. 106-107

Spelling past

Tenses

Pgs. 108-109

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc./compare/contrast

Pgs. 332-333

Pr. Pg. 89/90

Voc. In planners

Non-fiction

Article

Read pgs. 334-337

Kid Reporters at Work

Compare/contrast

Use Venn Diagrams

Pg. 91

Voc. review

Test Strategy

Pgs. 338- 339

 

Voc. Review

Pg. 94

Test

AR Tests

Writing prompt.

Pgs. 340-341

Personal narrative

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Same/Diff.

Contest Clues

Same/Diff.

Contest Clues

Same/Diff.

Contest Clues

Same/Diff.

Contest Clues

Language

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Weathering

Pgs. 150-155

Inq. Act.

Weathering

Pgs. 156-159

Guidance

 

Veteran's Day

Program 1:00

Guests are welcome!!!

Thanksgiving

ART

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Coordinate

Grids

Pgs. 430-431

PW 20.6  ACM

 

Ordered pairs

 

ACC. Math

Making geometric figures on Coord. Grids.

Acc. Math

Geometric fig.

On coordinate

Grids

Review Multiplication

Quiz coordinate grids and ordered pairs

 

ACC. MATH

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Battles in

Revolutionary

War

Battle @

King's Mt.

John Sevier

New Nation in U.S. & problems they faced

Veteran's Day

Program

Guests are

Welcome!!!

Computer

Lab B

 

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Nov. 1-5, 2010
Due Date: 10/28/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Clips

Wbk. Pg. 36/37

Words in planner

TUESDAY

Clips

Write words 3X each

WEDNESDAY

Study words

 

THURSDAY

Study words

FRIDAY

Test - definitions

Dictation

sentences

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Verbs - action

Pgs. 96-97

Wbk. Pg. 36/37

Verbs - action

Extra prac.

Pg. 125

#1-18

Main/helping verbs

Pgs. 98-99

#1-24

Main/helping verbs

Extra prac.

Pg. 126 #1-15

Verb tenses

Pgs. 100-101

#1-24

 

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc/synonyms

Author's purpose

Pgs. 278-279

Prac. Pg. 75/76

Folk tale/aut. Purpose

Roadrunner's Dance

Pgs. 280-296

Folk tales/voc. Review story with

Graphic org. pg. 77

Prac. Pg. 80

Literary elements

Folk tales

Pgs. 298-301

Prac. Pg. 79

Test

 

AR Tests

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Synonyms

Author's purpose

Synonyms

Author's purpose

Synonyms

Author's purpose

Synonyms

Author's purpose

Language

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Phases of Moon

Wbk. Pgs. 69-75

Phases of moon

Wbk. Pg. 76-77 draw phases

TCAP REVIEW

With clickers

Pgs. 78-79

Guidance

 

ART WITH Phases of MOON - bring OREO cookies!!!!

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

`Distributive property in mulitiplication

Pgs. 238-239

PW 11.2

Mult.tens

Pgs. 240-241

PW 11.3

Estimating products

Pgs. 242-243

PW 11.4

Review Ch. 11

Pgs. 246-247

TEST Ch. 11

Board Races and Math Champs

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Introduce

Revolutionary

War

Causes of the

Rev. War

Revolutionary War

 

Paul Revere

Computer

Lab B

 

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Oct. 25-29, 2010
Due Date: 10/21/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Word from other lang.

Write words in planners

Pgs. 33/34

TUESDAY

Words from other lang.

Write words 3 x each.

WEDNESDAY

Study words

 

THURSDAY

Study words

FRIDAY

Test - definitions

Dictation

sentences

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Plural poss.

Nouns

Pgs. 78/79

Wbk. Pg. 33/34

Plural poss. Nouns

Pgs. 94

Review for Unit 2 Test


Test Unit 2 Nouns


Halloween ART


 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Word parts

Inferences

Pgs. 250-251

Prac.pg. 66/67

Comp/voc/

Inferences

Read Dear Mr. Winston

Pgs. 252-263

Inferences

With graphic organizer pg. 68

Character/plot

 

Electronic encyclopedias

Pgs. 266-268

Prac. Pg. 70

Test

 

AR Tests

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Analogies

Cloze passage

Analogies

Cloze passage

Analogies

Cloze passage

Analogies

Cloze passage

Halloween Art

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Seasons

Pgs. 130-135

Seasons

Wbk. Pgs. 64-68

Phases of Moon

Pgs. 138-143

Guidance

 

Video

Phases of Moon

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Prob. Solvings

Working backwards

Pgs. 192-193`

Review Ch. 9

Pgs. 200-201

 

TEST Ch. 9

Test prep. Pgs. 202-203

Mult. patterns

Ch. 11.1

pgs. 236-237

PW  11.1

Distributive Prop.

pgs. 238239

PW  11.2

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

TN in 1700s

French/Indian War

Ft. Loudon

TN settlements

Cumberland Gap

Computer

Lab B

 

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Oct. 18 - 22, 2010
Due Date: 10/14/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Words from

Other languages

Wbk. Pg. 30/31

TUESDAY

Words from

Other lang.

Write words

3 times

WEDNESDAY

Words from other

Languages

 

Study words

THURSDAY

Words from other

Languages

 

Study words

FRIDAY

Test w/definitions &

Dictation sentences

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Special plural

Nouns

 

Pgs. 74-75

Special

Plural nouns

Pg. 92

Singular poss. Nouns

 

Pgs. 76-77

Wbk. Pgs. 31-32

Sing. Poss. Nouns

 

Pg. 93

Writing prompt

Pg. 246-247

Book Reviews

Persuasive

writing

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Voc. Idioms

Prob/solutions

 

Pgs. 222-223

Prac pgs59/60

Biography

Prob/solution

Pgs. 224-242

How Ben Franklin

HW:read @ home

Voc/fig. lang/poetry

 

Pgs. 244-245

Idioms/concrete poetry

Prac pgs. 63/64

Prob/solution

w/ graphic org.

Review story

With prac. Pg. 61

 

 

Test

 

AR Tests

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Context clues

Idioms

  

Context clues

Idioms

  

Context clues

Idioms

  

Context clues

Idioms

  

Context clues

Idioms

  

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Earth Science

Ch. 4 pgs.

116-121

Day/night

Pgs. 122-127

HW pg. 94

Day/night

Wbk. Pgs. 60-63

Guidance

 

Video

Cycles & patterns in Space

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

  

Mult. w/ expressions

Ch. 9

Pg. 184-185

PW 9.1

Order of

Operations

Pgs. 186-187

PW 9.2

Mult. w/ expressions & equations

Pgs. 188-191

Pw 9.3

Balancing mult. Equations

Pgs. 194-196

Pw 9.5

Function tables w/ mult.

Pgs. 198-199

Pw 9.6

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Industry in

Colonies

Barter/money

Systems

Supply/demand

Mayflower

Compact

Computer

Lab B

 

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Oct. 11-15, 2010
Due Date: 10/6/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-8:45

MONDAY

Out of School

FALL BREAK

TUESDAY

Eponyms

Wbk. Pg. 27/28

Words in planners

WEDNESDAY

Eponyms

Write words 3 X each

THURSDAY

Eponyms

Study words

FRIDAY

Test w/definitions &

Dictation sentences

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Sing/plural

Nouns

Pg. 90

Nouns ending in Y

Pg. 72-73

Nouns ending in y

Pg. 91

Personal narrative writing

 

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Folktales/fact/opinion

Pgs. 210-211

Prac. Pgs. 52/53`

Fact/opinion/voc

Read Stealing Beauty

Pgs. 212-215

Inferences

Test Strategy

Read pg. 216-217

 

Test

 

AR Tests

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Fact/opinion

Parts of Book

Fact/opinion

Parts of Book

Fact/opinion

Parts of Book

Share Food Web projects

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Food Webs

Everglades

Video

Food Webs

Pg. 100-103

Video

Guidance

 

Share Food

Web projects

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

 

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Mult. Properties

Pgs. 174-175

PW 8.5

flashcards

Choose operation

Prob. Solving

Pgs. 176-177

PW 8.6

Flash cards

Review Ch. 8

Pgs. 178-179

Flash cards

TEST

Ch. 8

Multiplication

Flash cards

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Life in New England Colonies

Life in Middle Colonies

Life in Southern Colonies

Computer

Lab B

Food chains/food webs/math

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Oct. 4-8, 2010
Due Date: 10/1/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Spelling

8:00-

8:45

Restroom Break

 

MONDAY

 

NONE

THIS

WEEK

TUESDAY

 

NONE

THIS

WEEK

WEDNESDAY

 

NONE

THIS

WEEK

THURSDAY

 

FIELD TRIP
TO PINSON
MOUNDS
STATE PARK

FRIDAY

 

Out of School

FALL BREAK

English

8:00 -

8:45

8:50 Restroom Break

Writ. w/nouns

Pgs. 68

Wbk. Pg. 23

Writ. w/nouns

Pg. 69 wb.pg. 24

Sing/plural nouns

Pgs. 70-71

Wbk. Pg. 25-26

FIELD TRIP
TO PINSON
MOUNDS
STATE PARK

Out of School

FALL BREAK

 

Reading

8:50-

9:50

 

Figurative

Language

Similes& Metaphors

Read.

Chap. Book

Fig. Lang.

Idioms

Read

Chap. Book

Fig. Lang.

Onomatopoeia

Alliterations

Read

Chap. Book

FIELD TRIP
TO PINSON
MOUNDS
STATE PARK

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Reading Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Idioms

Poetry

Idioms

Poetry

Idioms

Poetry

NONE

NONE

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

11:50-12:15

 

Food Chains

Wbk pg. 46-51

Food Chain

Reader's

Theatre

Food Chain

Reader's Theatre

Guidance

 

Out of School

FALL BREAK

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Restroom

Break

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

12:35-

1:45

 

Multiplication

Ch. 8

Pgs. 164-165

PW. 8.1

PS 8.1

Rev. Mult.

Facts.

Pgs. 166-171

PW 8.2

PW 8.3

Using Mult. Table to multiply

Pgs. 172-173

PW 8.4

 

FIELD TRIP
TO PINSON
MOUNDS
STATE PARK

Out of School

FALL BREAK

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

1:45 - 2:15

 

Review

English Colonies

PGs. 118-123

Geography of

Colonies

 

Pgs. 124-127

Discuss New England

Colonies

Pgs. 128-131

FIELD TRIP
TO PINSON
MOUNDS
STATE PARK

Out of School

FALL BREAK

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Sept. 27-Oct. 1, 2010
Due Date: 9/24/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

 

Reading

 

MONDAY

Voc/inferring

Word origins

 

Pgs. 178-179

Prac. Pgs. 45/46

 

.

TUESDAY

Comp/fluency/infer/genre

Read pgs. 180-200

My Diary from Here to There

Hwk: Read story

WEDNESDAY

Voc./comp/infer

Review voc. Words

Review story with

Graphic organizers

Prac. Pg. 47

THURSDAY

Text features/

Word origins

 

Read pgs.

 202-205

Prac. Pg. 49/50

FRIDAY

Test

 

AR TESTS

Spelling

 

Homphones

 

Words in planners

Wbk. Pgs. 24/25

Homophones

 

Write words

3 x each

Homophones

 

Study words

Homophones

 

Game w/ words

TEST

Dictation

sentences

English

 

Common/proper nous

Pg66-67

Com/proper

Nouns

Pg. 89

Compound Sent.

Pg. 68

Revising Sentences

Pg. 69

Dictation Sentences

Persuasive Letters

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Small

Groups

10:45-11:15

Homophones

UNRAAVEL

Homophones

UNRAAVEL

Homophones

UNRAAVEL

Homophones

UNRAAVEL

Homophones

UNRAAVEL

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Science

 

Energy in

Ecosystems

Ch. 3 pgs. 78-83

Food chains

 

Pgs. 86-89

Food chains

 

Wbk. Pgs. 46-51

Guidance

 

Video

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Silent

Reading

Extra ckout

12:15-12:30

Math

 

Balancing

Equations

Pgs. 76-79

Balancing

Equations

Cont.

PW 4.5/PS4.5

Acc. math

Prob. Sol. Act it Out

 

Pgs. 80-81

ACC. Math

Review algebra

Ch. 4 

Pgs. 82-83

Test

 

Chapter 4

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

SNACK

1:45

Social

Studies

 

Virginia Settlements

 

New England

Colonies

Dutch Colonies

French Colonies

Extra Computer

Lab - Reading/Science/Social Studies

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

FREE

PLAY

2:25-2:45

 



Sept. 21-24, 2010
Due Date: 9/17/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

 

Reading

 

MONDAY

 

OUT OF

SCHOOL

PROF. DEV.

TUESDAY

Voc/author's

Purpose

 

Pgs. 150-151

Prac. Pg 38/39

Hwk: Read story

WEDNESDAY

Comp/cont.clues

 

Review voc. Words

Read Mighty Jackie

Pgs. 152-168

 

 

THURSDAY

Genre/almanac/

Tables

 

Read

 pgs. 170-173 Baseball Greats

prac. Pg. 42/43

FRIDAY

Test

Mighty Jackie

 

AR TESTS

Spelling

 

OUT OF

SCHOOL

PROF. DEV

Homophones

Words in planner

Wbk.pgs. 21/22

Homophones

Write words 3 x each

Homophones

 

Game w/ words

TEST

Dictation

sentences

English

 

OUT OF

SCHOOL

PROF. DEV

 Introduce new

School Rules in classroom and busroom.

Nouns

begin Unit 2 Nouns

 

Nouns

Unit 2

Dictation Sentences

 

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Science

 

OUT OF

SCHOOL

PROF. DEV

Threats to

Survival

Pgs. 68-71

Threats to survival

Pgs. 72-73

Video

Extinction

ART - Fall Poem

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Math

 

OUT OF

SCHOOL

PROF. DEV

 Equations

Pgs. 70-73

 

Equations

Contd.

PW 4.3

PS 4.3

Patterns/find a rule/function tables

Pgs. 74-75

Balancing

Equations

 

Pgs. 76-70

Social

Studies

 

OUT OF

SCHOOL

PROF. DEV

Finish

Explorers

Skill: latitude &

Longitude

Colonies

Colonies



Sept. 13-17, 2010
Due Date: 9/10/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

 

Reading

 

MONDAY

SKILLS WEEK

Review Unit 1

Skills

 for Unit 1 TEST

TUESDAY

UNIT 1

Assessment

 

Stations:

UNRAAVEL

Synonyms

WEDNESDAY

 

Character/plot

 

Voc. game

THURSDAY

Problem/solution

 

Voc. game

FRIDAY

Main idea/details

 

Comprehension

 

Voc. game

 

Spelling

 

NO NEW WORDS THIS

WEEK

REVIEW

UNIT 1 WORDS

 

REVIEW

Unit 1 words

REVIEW

Unit 1 words

REVIEW

Unit 1 words

NO TEST

English

 

Review for

Unit 1 Sentences

Test

Begin UNIT 8

Narratives

Pgs. 268-271

UNIT 1

TEST

 

 

Narrative

Writing

Pgs. 272-273

Narratives

 

WRITING DAY

For Mr. DAVY

 

Pgs. 274-276

Narrative

Pre-writing skills

 

Pgs. 282-284

Narrative

Good beginnings

 

Pgs. 285

 

 

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Science

 

Adapting

To Survive

Ch. 2

Pgs. 56-63

Adaptations

 

Wbk. Pgs. 33-37

Adaptations

 

Video

Adaptations

 

Pgs. 65-66

Computer Lab B

Science & Math

 

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Math

 

Algebra:

Expressions

Ch. 4

 pgs. 64-65

 

 Expressions

Continued

PW 4.1

PS 4.1

Properties of Addition

 

Pgs. 68-69

Properties of

Addition

 

PW 4.2

Review with

Board Races

With making change/expressions/properties

Social

Studies

 

Explorers

Columbus

Explorers

Vespucci

Explorers

Balboa & Cortez

Explorers

DeSoto

 

Indian Dwelling

Projects are

DUE TODAY

(Optional )

 



Sept. 7 -10, 2010
Due Date: 9/7/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

 

Reading

 

MONDAY

HOLIDAY

OUT OF
SCHOOL

ENJOY SLEEPING
LATE!!!!

TUESDAY

Voc/character/setting/plot

Read pgs. 110-111

Prac. Pgs. 29/3

HMWK:Read story at HOME

WEDNESDAY

Comp/voc/character/setting/plot

Read The Raft

Pgs. 112-136

 

Review voc. Words

Context Clues

Prac. Pg. 34

THURSDAY

Review story with

Graphic organizer

 

Vocabulary Game

 

UNRAAVEL

Quiz

FRIDAY

 

TEST

 

AR Tests

 

 

 

 

Spelling

 

HOLIDAY

Compound

Words in planners

 

Hmwk:

Pg. 18 & 19

Compound Words

 

Write words 3 X each

Game

With words

TEST

Words &

Meanings

Dictation

Sentences

 

English

 

HOLIDAY

Simple predicates

Review

Extra Prac.

Pg. 61

Run-on Sentences

 

Pgs. 46-47

Wbk. Pg. 15

Writing good

Sentences

Pgs. 48-49

Study pg. 53-55

For TEST Tomorrow

TEST

UNIT 1

SENTENCES

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Science

 

HOLIDAY

Animal

Life Cycles

Pgs. 40-45

 

Video

Animal Life Cycles

Cont. pgs. 40-45

 

Wbk. Pgs. 20-25

Animal Life Cycles

 

Video -

How Stuff Works

Computer Lab B

Science & Math

 

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Math

 

HOLIDAY

Review

Ordering/

Comparing/

Estimating

Whole numbers & decimals

For TEST

Pgs.

TEST

Begin Money Unit

Making Change

 

 

Acc. Math

Problem Solving

With Money

 

Pgs. 56 & 57

 

Acc. Math

 

Estimating

Sums/differences

 

Pgs. 586-587

 

Acc. math

Social

Studies

HOLIDAY

Notes on

Native Amer.

Peoples

Dwellings of

Native Amer.

Peoples

Cherokee

People

Chickasaw

& Creek  People

 

Assign: Extra

Credit project

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



August 30 - Sept. 3, 2010
Due Date: 8/27/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

 

Reading

 

MONDAY

Voc/character

Traits

Read pgs. 84-85

Prac. Pg. 22/23

 

TUESDAY

PICTURE DAY

Genre

Realistic fiction/infer/

analyze

Read pgs. 86-99

Astronaunt & the Onion

Rev. voc. In context

WEDNESDAY

Char./comp/dict. skills

 

Review story w/

Graphic organizer

 

Prac. Pgs. 24 & 27

THURSDAY

Nonfict/diagrams

 

UNRAAVEL

Technique

 

With pgs. 102-105

Prac. Pg. 26

UNRAAVEL

Quiz

FRIDAY

 

TEST

 

AR Tests

 

 

 

 

Spelling

 

Antonyms

Words in planner w/antonyms

Hmwk:

Wbk pg. 15 & 16

 

Antonyms

Write words 3 X each. 

Hmwk; write spelling wds. Sentences

Antonyms

Review words

Hmwk: finish

Sentences w/

words

Game

With words

TEST

Words &

Antonyms

Dictation

Sentences

 

English

 

Subjects &

Predicates

 

Pgs. 40-41

Hwk; wbk pg. 9/10

 

Subj/predicate

 

Extra prac.

Pg. 59

Simple subjects

 

Pgs. 42 & 43

Wbk. Pg. 11 & 12

Simple Subj.

Extra Prac.

Pg. 60

Simple Predicates

Pgs. 44-45

Wbk. Pg. 13-14

Rotation

9:50 -

10:40

MUSIC

LIBRARY

PE

COMPUTER LAB

PE

Science

10:45-11:20

Plant Life

Cycles

Pgs. 34-37

 

Plant life

Cycles

Wbk pgs. 16-19

 

Plant life cycles

 

Video

Review voc. words

Plant life cycles

 

Sci. notebks

Record observations .

ART

 

 

 

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

LUNCH

11:20-

11:45

Math

 

Rounding

Whole numbers

Pgs. 30-33

Acc. Math

Rounding

 

Cont. pg. 30-33

Acc. Math

Rounding decimals

 

Pgs. 584-585

 

Acc. Math

Est. sums & Diff.

 

Pgs. 586-587

 

Acc. Math

MATH

BENCHMARK IN
COMPUTER LAB

Est sums & Diff.

w/money

pgs. 592-595

 

Acc. Math

Social

Studies

Native American

Tribes in North Amer.

Northwest

People

Southwest/Desert

People

Great Plains

People

ART

 

 

 

 

 

 



August 23 -27, 2010
Due Date: 8/20/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

 

Reading

MONDAY

Voc/main ideal & details

 

Pgs. 72-73

Prac. Pg. 15/16

TUESDAY

Time for Kids - Real World Reading

 

Read pgs. 74-77

Voc. Review

Dictionary skills prac. Pg. 19

WEDNESDAY

Main idea/details

Compound Words

 

Review story w/

Graphic organizer

 

Prac. Pgs. 17 & 20

THURSDAY

 

UNRAAVEL

Technique

 

With story

Pg. 78-79

 

Writing descriptions

Pgs. 80-81

FRIDAY

 

TEST

 

AR Tests

 

 

 

 

Spelling

Antonyms

 

 

Words in planner w/antonyms

 

Hmwk:

Pgs. 12/13

 

Antonyms

Write words 3 X each. 

Hmwk; write spelling wds. Sentences

Antonyms

 

Review words

 

Hmwk: finish

Sentences w/

words

SPARKLE

 

With words

TEST

 

Words &

Antonyms

 

Dictation

Sentences

 

English

Exclamation &

Commands

 

Pgs. 38 & 29

Excl. & Comm.

 

Pg. 58

Subjects &

Predicates

 

Pgs. 40-41

Hwk; wbk pg. 9/10

 

Subj/predicate

 

Extra prac.

Pg. 59

Writing:

Proofread/edit descriptive

Writing.

Math

Compare whole numb. w/symbols

Ch. 2

Pgs. 20-23

Comp. whole number w/symbols

Cont. pgs. 20-23

PW 2.1

PS 2.1

Comp. decimals w/ symbols

 

Ch. 26

Pgs. 572-575

 

Acc Math

Comp. decimals w/

Symbols

 

Cont. pgs.

572-575

Acc Math

 

Ordering whole numbers

 

Pgs. 24-27

 

Acc math

Science

Life Science:

Plants

 

pgs. 24-27

Compare

Plant parts

 

Pgs. 28-29

Photosynthesis

 

Pgs. 30-31

Wbk. Pgs. 11-14

Photosynthesis

 

Video

Ck. Wbk. Pgs

ART

 

Illustrate

Process of

photosynthesis

 

 

Social

Studies

 

Ancient

Americans

Mississippi

Mound

Builders

Olmecs

Mayans & Aztecs

ART

 

 

 

 

 

 



Aug. 16 - 20, 2010
Due Date: 8/13/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

 

Reading

MONDAY

Voc: context clues/Main idea & details

 

Pgs. 46-47

 

 

 

TUESDAY

Fluency/comp

Non-fiction

Read Story

A Walk in the Desert

Pgs. 48 - 63

prac pg. 8/9

Hwk. Read to parents

WEDNESDAY

Main Idea/Details

 

Use graphic

Org. with

Story.

 

Prac. Pg. 10

 

THURSDAY

Poety

/cinquains

 

Pgs. 66-67 in text bk.

Figurative language skills

 

 

FRIDAY

 

TEST

 

AR Tests

 

 

Spelling

Synonyms

 

Pgs. 9 & 10

Words in planner

Synonyms

 Write spelling wds. Sentences

finish for hmwk.

Review words

Proofread sentences with spelling words.

Edit and revise sentences.

SPARKLE

 

With words

TEST

 

Words & synonyms

English

Sentences

 

Textbk. Pg. 32-33

Hwk. pg. 33 On your Own

Sentences

 

Txbk. Pgs. 34-35

 

Wbk. Pg. 3

Types of

Sentences

 

Txbk. Pgs. 36-37

Types of sentences

 

Txbk. Pgs. 38-39

Wbk. Pgs. 7/8

Creative writing

 

Journals

cinquains

 

Math

Place value

 

Millions

Pgs. 4-9

PW 1.3

PS1.3

Benchmark numbers

 

Pgs. 10-11

PW1.4

PS 1.4

Prob. Solv w/ graphs

 

Pgs. 12-13

Test prep

Pgs. 16 & 17

Review for test

 

Pgs. 14-15

Board races

 

TEST

 

Place value/add/sub

decimals

Science

Life Science

 

Pgs. 14-19

Organisms

 

Pgs. 20-23

LAB - observe

 

Plant/animal

Cells

Plant/animal

 

Cells illustrate and label

ART

 

With cells

 

Social

Studies

Maps

Skills

 

 

TN Map

 

3 Grand

Division

Land & People

First Americans

 

 



August 9-13, 2010
Due Date: 7/28/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Subject

Mon.

Tues.

Wed.

Thurs.

Fri.

Spelling

 

Synonyms

Wbk. Pg. 6/7

Words in planner

Begin sentences with spelling words.

Synonyms

Review words

Write words 3 times with a synonym!

Study for test Friday

Sentences with words.

Peer conference with spelling sentences/review punctuation

Study for test Friday

SPARKLE game with words

 

Study words

Test Friday

Written test & synonym match up for Test.

Language

 

Get acquainted & listening skills

Pgs. 1-4 in textbk.

Listen/speaking

Pgs. 5-6 textbk.

 

Video listening/speaking

Writing process

 

Txtbk. Pg. 7-11

Hmwk: choose a topic for description

Pre-writing

Description

 

Pgs. 12-15

Pre-writing

Organizing

 

Pgs. 16-17

Reading

 

Get to Know

Activity

Team Character

Cubes

Go over Voc./skill pg.18-19

Prob/solution graphic org.

Comp/skill/genres

Review Voc. words

Read pg. 20-36

Mystery of the Missing Lunch

Prac. pg. 2

 Comp/fluency/plot

 

Review story discuss

Plot/climax/prob/sol.

 

Dictionary skills

With partners

Prac. Pgs. 3 & 6

Inform. Text:Science

Review Prob/solution

Read pgs.  38-41

Prac. pg. 5

TEST

Free Reading

AR Tests

 

ART with

Fingerprints

Math

Exploring Math

Minute Math

Flashcards

Place value

Place Value

add/sub decimals

 

place value charts

markerboards

 

Acc. Math

procedures

Place value/decimals

Prob. solving

Value of digits/read & write numbers

Pgs. 4-8

Pw 1-3

Acc. Math

Placevalue/

Decimals

 

Prob. Sol. 1.3

 

 

Acc. Math

Place value & decimals

Quiz

 

 

 

Acc. Math

Science

Animal char/adaptation

Tenn. Excursions

pg. 2 & 3

Life cycles

 

Tenn. Excursions

Pg. 4 & 5

Adapting to survive

 

Tenn. Excursions

Pgs. 6&7

Tech/Eng.

Build a

Better Glass

Pg. 8

FUN FRIDAY

Social

Studies

Unit 1 - Land & first people pgs. 1-3

America's land

Pgs. 4-9

map skills

pgs. 10-13

Tenn. land

pgs. 14-19

FUN

FRIDAY



TUESDAY FOLDERS HOME TO PARENTS EVERY TUESDAY
Due Date: 5/22/2010


Check your child's planner every night for assignments!!!!!
Due Date: 5/22/2010
Subject: 4th Grade


May 17-21, 2010
Due Date: 5/14/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

Weekly Reader

Weekly Reader

Weekly Reader

Weekly Reader

Awards

Ceremony in Gym at 9:30

Spelling

NO Spelling this

Week - ART

NO Spelling this week ART

No Spelling this

Week ART

No Spelling this week ART

REPORT CARDS

HOME TO PARENTS!!!!

Language

Mind Jogger

8:10 Guidance

Writing Prompt

Mind Jogger

FREE PLAY

Math

Math Games

Math Games

Math Games

Math Games

Dismissal 11:05, 11:10, 11:15

Social Studies

  

  

Silent Reading

Silent Reading

12:30 - 1:30

100point AR

Slide Party

Silent Reading

Silent Reading

85% AR Party with Librarian

NONE

Science

Video -

Video -

Video

Comp. lab B

NONE




May 10-14, 2010
Due Date: 5/8/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

FIELD DAY

WEAR ORANGE!!!

Bring healthy snacks, water, and sunscreen!!

8:10 GUIDANCE

9:00 Voc./Skill

Descriptions

Pgs. 760-761

Prac. Pgs. 214/215

Informational

Text/comp.

Read The Life and Times of Ants pgs. 762-776 orally & discuss

Fables/literary

Elements

Read  The Ant and the Grasshopper

Pgs. 778-780

Prac. Pg. 218

TEST

Unit 6 Week 5

 

AR Tests

Spelling

Field Day

GO BIG ORANGE

Ur-er sounds

Wbk. Pg. 188

Word Search

With words

SPARKLE

TEST

Bubble Test

Language

Field Day

GO BIG ORANGE

Prepositions

Wbk. Pg. 179

Textbk. Pgs.434-435

Prac. 89

Prepositional

Phrases

Pgs. 436-437

Prac. 90

 Review Unit 6

Adverbs

Mind Jogger

Video

Test Unit 6

Adverbs

Negatives

Prepositions

Math

Field Day

GO BIG ORANGE

Finding Averages/Mean

Text bk. Pg. 328-329  Ret. 15.6

w/calculators

Mean

 

PW 15.6

With calculators

Review

Mul/div/mean

With

Board races

Test

Mult/Div/

Mean

Social Studies

  

  

Silent Reading

AR Tests

Silent Reading

AR Tests

Silent Reading

AR Tests

Last Day to take

AR TESTS

Magazines

Magazines

Science

Field Day

GO BIG ORANGE

Video - Ants & insects

Video - Amphibians

Video -

Reptiles

FUN FRIDAY



May 3-7, 2010
Due Date: 5/3/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

Monday  May 3rd- NO SCHOOL due to flooding!! Enjoy your extra day at home!!!

Tuesday May 4th  - 4th Grade Musical Practice at Bethel ALL DAY

Wednesday May 5th - 4th Grade Muscial Practice at Bethel 8 until 11:30.  Practice Lyrics to songs in afternoon.

Thursday May 6th - 8:30 Dress Rehearsal at Bethel Wear t-shirts to school or light blue t-shirt.  Return at 11:30. Practice Lyrics to songs in afternoon.

Be at Bethel with t-shirts on by 6:30 p.m. for 7:00 performance.

Friday May 7th - Career Day 8 until 11:30  Afternoon - FUN FRIDAY!!!

 

 

 



April 26-30, 2010
Due Date: 4/26/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

Voc/skill-prefixes &

Generalizations

Read pgs. 720/721

Prac pgs. 200,201

9:00 Musical Prac.

8:10 GUIDANCE

9:00 Musical Prac.

 

Read story

Pgs. 722-725

Voc. Root words

 

Review Story &

Voc.

9:00 Musical Prac.

Oral Presentations

 

AR TESTS

Reading Test

Unit 6 Wk. 3

 

AR TEST

Spelling

Prefixes

Wbk. Pg. 176

Musical Prac.

Musical Prac.

Musical Prac.

SPARKLE

TEST

 

Language

 Adj. that compare

Wbk. Pg. 145

Negative words

Textbk. Pgs. 432-433   #1-15

Negative words

Txtbk. Pg. 495

#1-25

Negative

Word

Quiz

MATH

BENCHMARK

In Computer

LAB A

Math

Review mult/div

Of large numbers

Review Mult/div

Of large numbers

Board races

Oral  TN History

Presentations

Mult./Div

Quiz

Social Studies

  

  

Silent Reading

AR Tests

Silent Reading

AR Tests

Silent Reading

AR Tests

Give Oral

Presentations

Weekly Reader

Science

Prac. Lyrics for musical

Prac. Lyrics for musical

Prac. Lyrics for

musical

Review Web-sites

FUN FRIDAY


 

 



April 19-23, 2010
Due Date: 4/19/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

Voc/skill

Paragraph clues/theme

Read Pgs. 690-691

 

Prac. pgs. 193-194

Finish Charlie and the Choc. Factory

8:10 GUIDANCE

9:00 Reading

Read pgs. 692-710

The Cricket in Times Square

Voc. Review

Finish Charlie and the Choc. Factory

Homophones

Prac pgs. 198/199

Theme with

Graphic org.

Finish Charlie and the Choc. Factory

FIELD TRIP

To DIXIE

 

Charlie and

The Chocolate Factory

 

AR TESTS

Test

Unit 6

Wk. 2

 

AR TEST

Spelling

Homophones

 

Wbk. Pgs. 170

Write homophones in one sentence.

SPARKLE

FIELD TRIP

TEST

 

Language

 Adj. that compare

 

Wbk. Pg. 141

Adverbs that

Compare

Wbk. Pgs. 167/168

Adverbs with

More/most

Pgs. 169/171

FIELD TRIP

Dictation

Sentences.

Math

Faces/edges/vertices

  

Ch. 30 pg. 643-646

ACC Math

HMW:  bring a small

Cracker/snack/cereal

Box from home

Patterns and nets

 

Pgs. 648-649

Acc. Math

Volume with

Prisms

Pgs. 650-642

 

With multilink cubes.

FIELD TRIP

Volume with

Prisms

 

Acc. Math

PW 30.2

Social Studies

  

  

Research Project

On Tennessee

Research Project

On Tennessee

Research Project

On Tennessee

Research

Project  on

Tennessee

BENCHMARK
TESTING IN COMP. LAB A

Science

Weekly Reader

Weekly Reader

Weekly Reader

Comp.  Lab B for Research projects

FUN FRIDAY



April 5-9, 2010
Due Date: 4/5/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

TCAP Schedule:

Monday:  Reading/Language Arts Part 1 and 2/afternoons - Movie/Free Play/Art/Silent Reading

Tuesday:  Mathematics Part 1 and 2/afternoons - Movie/Free Play/Art/Silent Reading

Wednesday:  Science Part 1 and 2/afternoons - Movie/Free Play/Art/Silent Reading

Thursday:  Social Studies Part 1 and 2/afternoons - Movie/Free Play/Art/Silent Reading

Friday:  Make up testing.  Read-a-Thon/Movie & Popcor/ART

FREE Breakfast and Snacks provided everyday by MES!!!!

No Parents allowed to visit during LUNCH this week!

Get a good night's rest and eat a good breakfast!!!

Together all of us at our BEST

We can Master this TEST!!!!!

 



March 26 - April 2, 2010
Due Date: 3/26/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

TCAP REVIEW

 

8:10 GUIDANCE

9:00 Reading

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

OUT OF SCHOOL

Spelling

Voc. Game

VOC. Game

VOC. Game

VOC. Game

OUT OF
SCHOOL

Language

 Reader's Theatre

TN HISTORY

Reader's Theatre

TN HISTORY

Reader's

Theatre

TN HISTORY

Reader's

Theatre

TN HISTORY

OUT OF
SCHOOL

Math

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

OUT OF SCHOOL

Social Studies

  

  

Industrial Revolution

Causes of

Civil War

Causes of

Civil War

Causes of

Civil War

OUT OF
SCHOOL

Science

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP Review

OUT OF
SCHOOL


 

 

 



March 22-26,
Due Date: 3/22/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

TCAP REVIEW

 

Main Idea

Idioms

8:10 GUIDANCE

9:00 Reading

TCAP REVIEW

TCAP REVIEW

 

Sequencing

TCAP REVIEW

 

Cause/effect

Non-fiction

reading

TCAP REVIEW

 

Weekly

Reader

 

Spelling

Voc. Game

TCAP REVIE

VOC. Game

TCAP REVIEW

VOC. Game

TCAP Review

VOC. Game

TCAP REVIEW

 VOC. Game

TCAP REVIEW

Language

 Writing Organization

Transition words

REVIEW UNIT 4

Adj./Writing

WRITING PROMPT

UNIT 4 TEST

Adverbs

Tell how

Adverbs

Tell when/

where

Math

Meas. Angles

  

Use calculators

Acc. Math

Lines/rays/angles

review

se Calculators

Acc. Math

Plane figures

Ch. 18 pgs. 380-381

Use calculators

Acc. Math

Quadrilaterals

Ch. 18.3

Pgs. 384-386

Use Calculators

Acc. math

Transformations

Ch. 19

Pgs. 406-408

 

Use Calculators

Acc. math

Social Studies

  

  

Lewis and Clark

 

Comic strip

Lewis and Clark

Video timeline

Lewis and Clark

 

Map/book

Age of Jackson

Trail of Tears

WEEKLY

Reader

Science

Light

Ch. 9 pgs. 322-329

Observe Activity

Light

Ch. 9 pgs. 330-331

Activity

Light reflects

Ch. 9 pgs. 332-337

Color

Pgs. 342-345

FUN FRIDAY


 

 



March 15-19, 2010
Due Date: 3/15/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

TCAP REVIEW

SMALL GROUPS

 

8:10 GUIDANCE

 

TCAP REVIEW

SMALL GROUPS

Tall tales

Fig. lang.

Read pgs.

652-655

 

Prac. Pg. 181

TCAP REVIEW

AR TESTS

Testing

Strategies

Pgs. 658-661

Spelling

Words in planners

Wbk. Pg.156

Words in sentences.

Due Wed.

Words in sentences.

Due TODAY

SPARKLE with

Words.

Study for

Test.

 Spelling Test

Written

Dictation Sentences

Language

 Adj. that compare

 

Writing:

Descriptive writing

Pgs. 656-657

Better/best

Worse/worst

 

Pgs. 153-154

Better/best

Worse/worse

In writing

Pg. 155

Better/best

Worse/worst

 

Pgs. 157/158

Quiz

Adjectives in writing

Math

Area

video

Pgs. 630-632

  

Use calculators

Acc. Math

Area

Contd.

Pgs. 632-633

PW 29.2

Use Calculators

Acc. Math

Relating peri/area

Pgs. 634-635

With formulas

Pw 29.3

Use calculators

Acc. Math

Quiz on Ch. 29

Begin Solid

Figures

Pgs. 344-346

Use Calculators

Acc. math

Patterns

For solid fig.

Pgs. 648-649

Pw 30.2

 

Use Calculators

Acc. math

Social Studies

  

  

Early Republic

Ch. 11 pgs. 260-269

TN Becomes a state

Nation Grows

Pgs. 272-279

 Age of Jackson

Trail of Tears

Pgs. 280--285

Video

Trail of Tears

WEEKLY

READER

Science

Magnets

Ch. 8 pgs. 294-295

 

Observe Activity

Magnets

Pgs. 296-299

Electromagnets

Pgs. 306-311

Electromagnets

Wbk. Pgs. 166-176

FUN FRIDAY

TCAP PREP

Pgs. 152-153,178-179



March 8-12
Due Date: 3/8/2010

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Reading

Voc. Context clues

Skill:  Character Analysis

  

Read pgs. 606-607

Second Hand Art

Prac. Pgs. 170/171

 

Find items at home that tell about you!

8:10 GUIDANCE

9:00 Reading

Read story

Pgs. 608-626

Me and Uncle Romie

Comp/fluency

 

Finish reading story

 

Analysis Char.

w/ grp. Org.

Cont. clues

Pg. 175

How To Article

 

Read pgs. 628-629

Making a Collage

 

Bring items for collage for ART

Test

 

Unit 5 Week 4

Selection Test

 

Weekly Reader

Spelling

Words in planners

Wbk. Pg. 150

Words in sentences.

Due Wed.

Words in sentences.

Due TODAY

SPARKLE with

Words.

Study for

Test.

 Spelling Test

Written

Dictation Sentences

Language

Comparative adj.

Wbk. Pg.

Writing a Speech

Using more & most w/ adj.

Wbk. Pgs. 147/148

 

Commas with phrases

Wbk pg. 149

Proofreading

w/ commas and adj.

wbk. Pg. 150

SHARE SPEECHES in

CLASS

Math

Mixed number &

Decimals

Pgs. 568-571

PW 26.4

Use calculators

Acc. Math

Compare/order

Decimals

Pgs.  572-574

PW  26.5

Use Calculators

Acc. Math

TEST DECIMALS

Begin Perimeter

Pgs.  612-616

Formulas

Use calculators

Acc. Math

Perimeter

Cont. pgs. 616-617

Use Calculators

Acc. math

QUIZ PERIMETER

Begin AREA

Pgs. 630-631

Use Calculators

Acc. math

Social Studies

  

  

Government

Text pgs. 240-243

Govt.

Amend/Bill of

Rights

Text pgs. 244-249

 Bill of Rights

Pgs. 254-255

Video

Levels of Govt.

Text pgs. 250-253

TN Govt.

Text pgs. 256-257

Science

Electricity

Ch. 8 pgs. 280-285

Observe Activity

Electricity

Pgs. 286-287

Activity

Electrical

Currents

Pgs. 288-293

Electricity

Wbks. Pgs. 158-165

FUN FRIDAY



March 1-5
Due Date: 3/1/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Adjectives that

Compare

  

Wbk. Pgs. 141/142

8:10 GUIDANCE

Adj. that compare

Textbook

Pgs. 272/273

 Pg. 336 1-25

Adj. that compare

Txtbk. Pgs. 274/275

Pg 337 1-25

Dictation

Sentences

Writing:

Descriptive

writing

Spelling

Words in planners

 

Wbk. Pg. 138

Find antonyms

For  Spelling words

Use Thesaurus

Find  synonyms for spelling words.

 

Use Thesaurus

SPARKLE with

Words.

 

Study for

Test.

 Spelling Test

Written

 

ANALOGY
QUIZ

Reading

Voc/skill - fact/opinion

 

Read pgs. 594-595 

Real World Reading

 

Voc. Pg. 163

Sk. Pg. 164

Study Skills

Skim/Scan

Prac. Pg. 167

Voc. Analogies

Prac. Pg. 168

READER for

READ ACROSS
AMERICA DAY

Non-fiction

Articles

 

Exploring the

Undersea Territory

Pgs. 596-598

TESTING

STRATEGIES

 

Tx  Pg. 600

TCAP PRAC

READING LA

Review

Write analogies.

Test

 

Unit 5 Week 3

Selection Test

 

Weekly Reader

Math

Decimals and place

Value

Video on Decimals

 

Ch. 26 pgs. 560-561

 

Acc. math

Equivalent

Decimals

Ch. 26 pg. 566-567

Use Calculators

Acc. Math

Adding Decimals

 

Pgs. 588-589

PW  27.3

Use Calculators

 

Acc. Math

Subtracting

Decimals

 

Pgs. 590-591

PW 27.4

Use Calculators

Acc. math

Add/Sub. Money

 

Pgs. 592-594

PW 27.5

Use Calculators

Acc. math

Social Studies

  

  

Constitution

Challenges

Ch. 10

Pgs. 226-231

Creating

The Const.

Pgs. 232-237

 

Const.

Contd.

Wbk pgs.99-102

Skills: Perspective

Pgs. 238-239

Wbk. Pg. 103

 

Weekly Reader

Science

Prop.  of matter

 

Text pgs. 256-257

Activity

Prop. Of Matter

Pgs. 258-263

Physical Changes

In matter

Text pgs. 266-269

Physical changes

video

FUN FRIDAY


 

 



Feb. 22-26
Due Date: 2/22/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Adjectives

  

Wbk. Pg. 133

8:10 GUIDANCE

Articles/Adj.

 

Wbk. Pgs. 135/146

Articles/

Proofreading

 

Wbk. Pg. 137/139

Dictation

Sentences

 

Writing:

Descriptive

writing

Spelling

Words in planners

 

Wbk. Pg. 138

Write words in sentences.

20 spelling words in  Sentences DUE.

SPARKLE with

Words.

 

Study for

Test.

 Spelling Test

written

Reading

Making judgements

Voc. Antonyms

 

Read pgs. 564-565

The Frog Prince

 

 Prac. Pgs. 156/157

Comprehension/

Fluency/Play

 

Read  pgs. 566-583   Ranita

Frog Princess

Comp/fluency

 

Reread Story

Use SHIP

Graphic Org.

Antonyms

Voc. Pg. 161

Nonfiction

Articles/Interviews

 

Read pgs. 586-589

Presenting the Puddlejump Players

 

Test

 

Unit 5 Week 2

Selection Test

 

Weekly Reader

Math

Add/sub mixed

Numbers

 

Pgs. 474-476

PW  22.3

 

Acc. math

Adding unlike

Fractions

 

Pgs. 480-481

PW  22.5

 

Acc. Math

Subtracting unlike fractions

 

Pgs. 482-483

PW  22.6

 

Acc. Math

Review add/sub

Fractions

 

Pgs. 484-485

With board races

 

Acc. math

TEST

Ch. 22

 

 

 

 

Acc. math

Social Studies

  

  

Amer. Rev. /Taxes

Pgs. 210-213

 

Amer. Rev. in TN

Pgs. 216-221

The Constitution

Pgs. 226-231

Video

unitedstreaming

Constitution

Pgs. 232-237

 

 

Constitution

Pgs. 240-245

 

Science

Matter

Ch. 7 pgs. 248-255

Tools used to Measure

Matter

Pgs. 248-255

Contd.

Tools to meas.

Video

On Measuring

Matter

Matter

Wbk. Pgs. 134-141

FUN FRIDAY


 

 



Feb. 15-19
Due Date: 2/15/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

UNIT  5

Writing Assessment

UNIT 5

Pronoun

Assessment

8:10 GUIDANCE

Proper

Adjectives

 

Wbk. Pgs. 130/131

Proper Adj/

Punctuation

 

Wbk. Pgs. 132/133

Dictation

Sentences

 

Writing:

Descriptive writing

Spelling

VCCV pattern

 

Wbk. Pg. 132/126

Write words in sentences.

20 spelling words in  Sentences DUE.

SPARKLE with

Words.

 

Study for

Test.

 Spelling Test

written

Reading

UNIT 4

Assessment

 

AR Tests

 

Silent Reading

 

Weekly Reader

 Voc./skill

summarizing

 

Read pgs.

542-542

A Library Card for Emilio

Prac. Pgs. 149/150

Comp./fluency

 

Read pgs. 544-555  Because of Winn-Dixie

 

Voc.-review

Wbk pgs. 154

Comp/fluency/

Poetry/fig. language

 

Review story

Read pgs. 558-559

Wbk. Pg. 153

Test

 

Unit 5 Week 1

Selection Test

 

 

Math

 

Review Ch. 21

Fractions

 

Extra Prac. Pg.

462-463

 

Acc. Math

 

Test Ch. 21

Fractions

 

Acc. Math

Adding like fractions

 

Text pgs. 468-470

PW  22.1

 

Acc. Math

Subtracting like fractions

 

Text pgs. 472-473

PW  22.2

 

Acc. Math

Add/Sub. Mixed

Numbers

 

Text pgs. 474-475

 

PW  22.3

Acc. Math

 

Social Studies

American

Revolution

Ch. 9

Pgs. 204-211

Wbk. Pgs.90-91

Taxes in Colonies

Pgs. 212-213

Decisions

Pgs. 214-215

American

Revolution

Video

unitedstreaming

Computer

Lab B 

 

 

FUN FRIDAY




Feb. 8 - 12th
Due Date: 2/12/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Proofreading

Wbk. Pgs. 123/124

 

Quiz pronouns

Wbk. Pgs. 125/126

8:10 GUIDANCE

Quiz pronouns

Wbk. Pg. 125/126

UNIT  5

Writing Assessment

REVIEW

PRONOUN

Unit 5 for

Unit Assessment

UNIT 5

Pronoun

Assessment

Spelling

20 sentences with

Spelling words are due TODAY!!!

SPARKLE with

Words.

 

Study for

Test.

Spelling Test

Dictation Sentences

Review Unit 4

Word families

Context clues

Homophones

Valentine's ART

Reading

Comp/Fluency

 

Review story

Read pgs. 512-528

At Home in Coral Reef

Use SHIP.

 

Cont. clues

Wbk. Pg. 145

Myths

Protagonist

hyperbole

 

Read pgs. 530-533

Poseidon & Kingdom of Atlantis

Wbk pgs. 144

Test

 

At Home in the

Coral Reef

Review Unit 4

 

Draw concl.

Sequencing

Compare/

Contrast

Persuasion

Poetry

UNIT 4

Assessment

 

Silent reading

 

AR Tests

 

Weekly Reader

 

 

Math

Improper

Fractions

Review from Friday

Simplify improper

Fractions into Mixed numbers

 

 

Acc. Math

Improper

Fractions

 

Simplify improper

Fractions into Mixed numbers

 

Acc. Math

Review Ch. 21

Fractions

 

Extra Prac. Pg.

462-463

 

Acc. Math

Review

Fractions

 

Board Races

For review

Ch. 21

 

Acc. Math

Test Ch. 21

 

 

Social Studies

American

Revolution

Ch. 9

Pgs. 204-211

Wbk. Pgs.90-91

Taxes in Colonies

Pgs. 212-213

Decisions

Pgs. 214-215

American

Revolution

Video

unitedstreaming

Computer

Lab B 

 

 

VALENTINE'S

PARTY

 

Bring Party in a Bag from Home



Assignments Feb. 1 -5
Due Date: 2/7/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Pronouns & contractions

  

Wbk. Pg.103

8:10 GUIDANCE

 

Write an explanatory essay.

Poss.Pron/

Contr/homophones

 

 

Wbk pg. 121/122

Proofreading

 

Wbk. Pgs. 123/124

Quiz pronouns

 

Wbk. Pgs. 125/126

Spelling

O sounds

 

Wbk. Pg. 124

Write words in planners.

Write 10 words in sentences.

Write 10 words in sentences.

SPARKLE with

Words.

Test

Written & with dictation sentences.

Reading

Voc. - cont. clues

Comp/contrast

 

Poetry

 

Read pgs. 508-509

Coral Reefs

Voc. Pg. 140

Skill pg. 141

Venn. Diagrams

 

Read pgs. 512-528

At Home in the Coral Reefs

 

Comp/contr

Comprehension

 

Review story

 With SHIP

 

Cont/Clues

Descriptions

Wbk. Pg. 145

Myths

Protagonist

hyperbole

 

Read pgs. 530-533

Poseidon & Kingdom of Atlantis

Wbk pgs. 144

Test

 

Silent reading

 

AR Tests

 

Weekly Reader

 

 

Math

Mixed

Numbers

Contd.

Pgs. 458-461

PW 21.5

 

 

Acc. Math

Mixed numbers as proper fractions

 

Simplify

 

Acc. Math

Improper

Fractions

 

Simplify improper

Fractions into Mixed numbers

 

Acc. Math

Review

Fractions

 

Ch. 21

Extra prac. Pgs. 462-463

 

Acc. Math

Test Ch. 21

 

Adding Fractions

With like denominators

 

Acc. Math

Social Studies

Life in Early TN

 

 

Ch. 8 pgs. 192-197

Wbk. Pg. 85-86

American

Revolution

Ch. 9

Pgs. 204-211

Wbk. Pgs.90-91

Taxes in Colonies

Pgs. 212-213

Decisions

Pgs. 214-215

Computer

Lab B 

 

 

Weekly Reader

 

Video on American Rev.




Jan. 25-29
Due Date: 1/31/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Pronouns & contractions

  

Wbk. Pg.101

8:10 GUIDANCE

 

Writing  a

Point of view

Article

Possessive

Pronouns

 

Wbk. Pg. 115/116

Poss. Pronouns

Proofreading

Wbk. Pgs.117/118

Write Limericks

Quiz pronouns

 

Wbk. Pgs. 119/120

Spelling

Oi and ou sounds

 

Wbk. Pg. 118

Write words in planners.

Write 10 words in sentences.

Write 10 words in sentences.

SPARKLE with

Words.

Test

Written & with dictation sentences.

Reading

Voc. - Homographs

Sequencing

 

Read pgs. 484-485

A Whale of a Trip

 

Voc. Pg. 133

Skill pg. 134

Sequencing

Graphic  Org.

 

Read pgs. 486-502

Adeline's Whales

 

Draw Concl.

Homographs

 

Review story

Draw concl.

 

Homograph

Wbk. Pg. 138

Poetry Skills

Limericks

 

Read pgs. 504- 505

 

Discuss meter/ rhyme patterns

Wbk. Pg. 137

Test

 

Silent reading

 

AR Tests

 

Weekly Reader

 

 

Math

Compare/order

Fractions

Pgs. 452-453

#1-26

 

Acc. Math

Comp/order

Fractions

Contd.

Pgs. 454-455

PW 21.3

Acc. Math

Prob. Solv. With

Fractions - make

A model

Pgs. 456-457

PW  21.4

Acc. Math

Mixed Numbers

Pgs. 458-459

 

Acc. Math

Mixed

Numbers

Contd.

Pgs. 458-461

 

Acc. Math

Social Studies

French & Indian War

 

Ch. 8 pgs. 174-179

Wbk. Pg. 77-80

TN Settlements

Ft. Loudon

Pgs. 180-187

Wbk. Pgs.80- 82

Skill:  purpose maps

 

Pgs. 188-191

Wbk pg. 83

video

Computer

Lab B 

 

 

Weekly Reader




Jan. 19-22
Due Date: 1/24/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

HOLIDAY
NO SCHOOL

8:10 GUIDANCE

 

Pronouns

Pg. 98

Pronoun/verb

Agreement

 

Wbk. Pg. 109/110

Writing: Fictional

Narrative

Contractions

With pronouns

 

Wbk. Pgs. 111/112

Writing: Fictional narr.

Quiz pronouns

 

Wbk. Pgs. 113/114

 

Writing:  Fict.

Narr.

Spelling

HOLIDAY
NO SCHOOL

Write words in

Planner.

Wbk. Pg 112

Write words in sentences. Due Thursday!

Word sort.

SPARKLE with

Words.

Test

Written & with dictation sentences.

Reading

 

HOLIDAY
NO SCHOOL

Authors purp.

Context clues

 

Read pgs. 472-473

 

Clean as a Breeze

 

Voc. Pg. 126

Skill - persuasion pg. 127

Non-fiction

Articles/context clues

 

Read pgs. 474-477

 

The Power of Oil

 

Wbk. Pg. 131

Test strategies

 

Textbk. Pgs. 478-479

 

Persuasion

Techniques

 

 

Writing with persuasion.

Test

 

Silent reading

 

AR Tests

 

Weekly Reader

 

 

Math

HOLIDAY
NO SCHOOL

Read/write

Fractions

 

Review fractions Ch. 21 lesson 1

Pgs. 446-447

PW 21.1

 

Acc. math

Equivalent

Fractions

 

Ch. 21 les 2

Pgs. 448-449

 

Use fraction

strips

 

Acc. math

 

Equivalent

Fractions

 

Les 2 Contd.

Pgs. 450-451

 

PW  21.2

 

 

Acc. math

Review Fractions

 

Board Races

With Fractions

 

 

 

 

Acc. math

Science

HOLIDAY
NO SCHOOL

Give project

Presentations.

Give project

Presentations.

Computer

Lab B 

Fraction games

 

 

 

Finish project presentations.



Jan. 11-15
Due Date: 1/11/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Subj/obj  pronouns

Wbk. Pg 103

Reflexive Pronouns

Wbk. Pg. 104

Review Pronouns

Wbk. Pg 105

Editing &Proofreading

Wbk. Pg 106

Quiz pronouns

 

Pgs. 107/108

Spelling

Write words

In planner

Wbk. Pg. 106

Write words in sentences.

Write sort

Wbk. Pg. 125

SPARKLE with

Words.

Test

Written & with dictation sentences.

Reading

Read Through

Elizabeth's Eyes

Pg.  446-447

 

Voc: word families

Sk:  Draw concl.

Wbk. Pgs. 119/120

Read

The Blind Hunter 

pgs. 448-461

 

comprehension

genre

Review with

Sequencing/

Plot/chars.

 

Word families wbk.  Pg.  124

 

fluency

Text Features

Read mag. Article

Pgs. 464-467

 

Glossary

Wbk. Pg. 123

Test

The Blind Hunter

 

Silent reading

 

AR Tests

Math

Number Theory

Factors/multiples

Review Divis. Rules

Ch. 16 pgs. 340-341

PW 84

Review for Quiz

 

Flashcards

Quiz on  Div. rules/Factors/

Multiples

 

Test Prep pgs. 352-353

 

Flashcards

Understanding

Fractions Ch. 21

Pg. 445

 

Video on Fractions

Manipulatives with fractions

Fractions

Read/write

Pgs. 446-447

 

Vocabulary

 

Hmwk: 1-33

Flashcards

 

 

Fractions

Read/write

 

Review

 

PW 109

 

Flashcards

 

 

Science

Weather

Pgs. 208-209

wbk. Pgs. 114-121

 

Discuss &

Assign Climate

Regions Projects

Due Wed. Jan. 20

Climate

Pgs. 220-225

Wbk. Pgs. 122- 127

 

 

Compare/

Constrast

Weather & climate with

Venn Diagrams

Write paragraph with data.

 

 

Computer

Lab B

 

RESEARCH FOR CLIMATE PROJECTS

 

 

 

RESEARCH

FOR

CLIMATE

PROJECTS


 

 



Jan. 4 -8th
Due Date: 1/4/2010
Subject: 4th Grade

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

NO SCHOOL

PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT

Pronouns

Wbk. Pg. 97

Pronouns

Wbk. Pg. 98

Pronouns and proofreading

Wbk. Pg. 99 & 100

Quiz on Pronouns

Explanatory Writing pgs. 442-443

Spelling

NO SCHOOL

PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT

Words in planner

Wbk. Pg. 100

Write words in sentences.

Word sort

Wbk. Pg. 118

Test

Written & with dictation sentences.

Reading

NO SCHOOL

PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT

Vocabulary Drawing Conclusions

Text pg. 412-413

Wbk. Pgs. 112& 113

Comprehension Fluency/Voc.

Read Dear Mrs. LaRue pgs. 414-436

Prefixes wbk pg. 117

Plot Features with Story

Draw Concl.

 

Prefixes

Test

 

Read news story text pgs. 438-441

Informational Text/Text features wbk. Pg. 116

Math

NO SCHOOL

PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT

Number Theory

Ch. 16 pgs. 335-337  PW 83

Vocabulary

Acc. Math

Flashcards

Number Theory

Ch. 16 pgs. 338-339

Factors/multiples

Acc. Math

Flashcards

Number Theory

Ch. 16 pgs. 340-341

PW 84

Acc. Math

Flashcards

Quiz on Number Theory

Test Prep pgs. 352-353

Acc. Math

Flashcards

Science

NO SCHOOL

PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT

Weather & Water Cycle text pgs.200-205Wbk pgs 107-113

Weather & Water Cycle text pgs. 200-205

Wbk pgs 107-113

 

 

 

Computer

Lab B

 

Weekly Reader



Dec. 14 - 18
Due Date: 12/14/2009
Subject: 4th Grade

Dec. 14 - 18
Due Date: 12/14/09

  

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Verbs/Contractions

Review

Text pg. 255

Guidance

Prefixes

Rev. pgs. 208-209

Verbs/Review

Unit 3  Verbs

Verbs

Unit 3 Test

Christmas ART

Sing-A-Long

In Gym for

Christmas

Spelling

NONE

NONE

NONE

NONE

NONE

Reading

Fig. Lang. Alliterations

Fluency Reader's Theatre

Read Ch. BK

Analogies

Fluency

Reader's  Theatre 

Read Ch. BK

  3rd Six weeks  

WRITING

ASSESSMENT

Read Ch. BK

FLUENCY

Reader's

Theatre

Read Ch. BK

 IN GYM  

 

Math

Division

Problem Solving

Text pgs. 286-287

ACC.MATH

Flashcards

Division

Review long division

Text pgs. 290-291

ACC. MATH Flashcards

Division

Review long division

Board Races

ACC. MATH Flashcards

TEST

Ch. 13 Test on Division 

Christmas ART

Christmas Movie

Science

Weather

Ch. 6

Text pgs. 192-197

Weather & Water Cycle text pgs. 200-205

Weather & Climates

 

Video

Christmas Party with Parents FUN!!!!

OUT FOR CHRISTMAS BREAK!!!

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!


 

 

 



Dec. 7-11, 2009
Due Date: 12/7/2009
Subject: 4th Grade

Dec. 7 - 11
Due Date: 12/7/2009

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Language

Irregular Verbs

Pg. 190-191

Irregular verbs

8:10 Guidance

Irregular verbs

Pg. 192-193

Writing poetry

Haikus

Contractions

In writing

Pg. 194-195

Spelling

Write words in planner. - compound words

Word sort

SPARKLE

With words

TEST

 

Reading

Vocabulary

Read "Let it Snow:

Summarizing

Vocabulary

Read "Snowflake Bentley"

Summarizing

Summarizing

Multi-Meaning Words

Poetry

Figurative Lang.

 pg. 402-403 textbk.

 Reading TEST

 

Test Strategy text pg. 406-409

Weekly Reader

Math

Review simple division & vocabulary

Ch. 13 pg 277

Modeling with counters

Flashcards

Division with remainders

Ch. 13 pgs. 278-279

 wbk pg. 66

Flashcards

Dividing 2 digits by 1 digits

Pgs. 282-283

Flashcards

Dividing 2 digits by 1 digits

Pgs. 284-285

Wbk pg. 68

Flashcards

Mental math

Division patterns pgs. 288-289

Wbk pg. 70

Board Races Flashcards

Social Studies

Southern Colonies text pgs. 160 -263

Life in Southern Colonies text pgs. 164-169

Living in Slavery text pgs. 170-171

 

Video

Computer

 Lab B 

Weekly Reader


 

 

 



Return Tuesday Folder with Conduct slip signed every Wednesday!!!!
Due Date: 9/30/2009


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