Hello everyone! We hope you enjoyed the long weekend and were able to spend some special time with your loved ones. We want to thank all the parents, especially our homeroom moms Sandra and Josiana for coordinating these beautiful events in which we always have a blast.
Here is what’s happening in fourth grade this week:
This week’s activities
IXL: Math: E.16 & E.21 Language: C.2
Math: This week we’ll be continuing to work with division and extending our learning to divisibility rules as well as finding averages. As always, we’ll be practicing applying these concepts to real-world problem solving and also dividing with two divisors.
Reading: We will continue using literature circles (small group guided discussions) in guided reading to discuss and analyze our new guided reading novel Because of Winn-Dixie.
Grammar: We will review distinguish between subject and object pronouns.
Writing: We will continue studying different types of poetry this week, and begin writing our own examples of haikus, cinquains, couplets, limericks, and diamantes!
Spelling: In spelling this week, we will be working on vocabulary words from our science unit and math concepts as well.
Science: The students will conduct an experiment to test a variety of materials to discover which conductors are and which insulators are along with discussing the different types of circuits and how magnets are related to electricity.
Thank you! Have a great week!
Ms. K and Ms. Dariela