Tuesday, December 22, 2009

December 22

All best wishes for a merry and blessed Christmas and a bright New Year!
Fourth Grade students have received a Math worksheet, a 3 page pack of Reading, and a Book Report form which are due after the Christmas recess.

Monday, December 21, 2009

December 21

4 Science pennies to use in buoyancy experiment in Lab
4 Religion test on the First Commandment
5 Science test; Study Sheet due
5 Math finish congruency worksheet

Friday, December 18, 2009

December 18

5 Science test Tuesday
5 Math test Monday - due to the Chorus going to sing at the Bank, this may be postponed to Tuesday
4 Vocab. test Monday
4 religion test Tuesday

Thursday, December 17, 2009

December 17

4 Religion Review Questions p. 116; test Tuesday
5 Math test Monday; finish p. 352 # 1-14; Study definitions, classifying polygons and quadrilateral; similar, congruent, perimeter - RULES!; measuring and classifying angles; naming triangles by sides and angles; finding a missing angke in a triangle and quadrilateral - STUDY!

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

December 16

Students should wear to school tomorrow the clothes they are wearing for the Show.
Students should return to school at 6:30 PM and should come to the classroom. A reminder: no student will be dismissed until the entire evening Show is over. One parent should come to the classroom to pick up their child.
4 Math Sign and correct test
4 Science Review Questions p. E 23

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

December 15

4 Vocabulary test Monday
4 Reading test on "Big City Dream"
5 Science Vocabulary review p. a 58; test Tuesday
5 Math test Monday (We will try to accomodate those students in Chorus.)
4 Science pennies
4 Math worksheet on Math Minute - both sides

Monday, December 14, 2009

December 14

4 Math WB p. 85
4 Reading Comprehension Questions p. 179; test wed.
5 Math Study vocabulary: it is essenial that the students are studying all the new and review vocabulary; WB p. 129 # 1-11, 16-18; do WB p. 119 on looseleaf - show all work and write and use applicable formulas
5 Science First 2 lesson sections on Study Sheet
Reminder for the Fourth Grade: For the Show, Kings need to wear dark slacks and shoes (school uniform ones are fine) and dark shirts; Angels should wear light colored clothing and shoes (if possible).

Friday, December 11, 2009

December 11

4 Reading Orange Vocabulary p. 44
5 Math Wb p. 119
4 Religion Sign and correct test
Library books are due Monday.

Thursday, December 10, 2009

December 10

5 Math WB p. 118
4 Science Vocabulary p. E 18
4 Math WB p. 51
Please return pictures or payment and emergency update info - Many thanks for all those who have responded!

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

December 9

4 Math test on multiplication; do text p. 158, odd ones on looseleaf
Complete update of emergency contact info; many thanks to those who have returned it
Pictures or picture money
4 Science Revuiew Questions p E 15
5 Math WB p. 116

Monday, December 7, 2009

December 7

Tuesday is the feast of the Immaculate Conception, a holyday of obligation.

If you wish to purchase the package of magnet and ornament photos that was received last week, please return the payment. You may purchase all, one or none of the package but payment or photos must be returned. Thank you.

4 Math test Thursday; text p. 158 even questions
Update Emergency contact information on the copy of the Emergency Card your child received today.
5 Math WB p. 15; study notes
5 Science Review Questions p. A 47
4 Science Review Questions p. E9
Lysol or other anti-bacterial wipes may be used by the students to clean their desk if you wish.

Sunday, December 6, 2009

Reminders - December 6

The prevention of the spread of H1N1 continues to be a concern for all. Students may bring in Lysol (or other) antibacterial wipes to clean their desks.
Students receive Study Sheets to help them prepare for tests and to help them develop study skills. Students do receive extra credit for completing the Study Sheet on the tests for which they prepared.
Please be sure that the school is notified if you change your address or home, work or cell phone number. This is especially important so that we can contact you in case of an emergency.
Thank you for your cooperation.

Friday, December 4, 2009

December 4

4 Religion test; students were given a study guide in their notebooks to use for review.
4 Math worksheet - both sides; test Thursday
Library Books are due Monday
For the Christmas Show;
Mary, Joseph, the Kings and Angels have their costumes and Readers their robes. Angels should wear light colored clothing under their white robes. Shepherds have a basic costume which may be suplemented with scarf, shawl, headdress, etc and all must wear shoes, not sneakers. Thank you for your cooperation.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

December 3

4 Math WB p. 49 # 6-10
5 Math worksheet on classifying triangles by sides and angles
5 Science Vocabulary p. A44
4 Reading Worksheet
11:30 AM dismissal Friday

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

December 2

5 Math worksheet on classifying triangles
5 Science Vocabulary p A 38
4 Math WB p. 49 #1-5
4 Religion test postponed until Monday
4 Science Study notes; the students received a diagram of the Water Cycle - review
Report Card conferences tomorrow - 11:30 AM dismissal; 12:30 - 2:30 PM and 6:00 PM - 9:00PM
Friday 11:30 AM dismissal

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

December 1

4 Religion Answer Review Questions p. 104; test Friday
4 Math WB p. 48 # 16-22
4 Science Study notes on the Water Cycle

Monday, November 30, 2009

November 30

4 Math WB p. 48 #1-10; sign and correct test
4 Science Sign and correct test
4 Reading Sign test
4 Religion Sign test
5 Math Sign and correct test; WB p. 114
5 Science Sign and correct test; Food Pyramid due

Sunday, November 29, 2009

November 29

Monday: All library books are due.
Due to the schedule of many activities this week, the assignment is tentative. Please check back tomorrow for the current daily posting.
4 Math WB p. 45

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

November 24

4 Math WB p. 47 # 1-10
5 Science Food Pyramid due December 1
11:30 AM dismissal tomorrow
Happy Thanksgiving!

Monday, November 23, 2009

November 23

5 Math worksheet side one; study definitions
4 Reading Finish Final Draft
4 Math WB p. 42 # 13-19
H1N1 vaccine on November 24 for those who returned the permission form.

Sunday, November 22, 2009

November 22

4 Grade Math test on estimation and multiplication by one digit on Monday
Library books are due on Monday.
5 Grade Science test on body systems. Remember to complete and hand in Study Sheet with test on Monday.
Thanksgiving Feast and Thanksgiving Dress Down for those who returned the appropriate forms.
Wednesday: Thanksgiving Prayer Service; dismissal at 11:30 AM.

Thursday, November 19, 2009

November 19

Food Drive - canned yams or sweet potatoes; Many thanks to all who have so generously given already!
Library Books are due Monday.
Scholastic Orders are due Monday
Thanksgiving Feast is Monday.
Dismissal for all on Wednesady is at 11:30 AM.
4 Math WB p. 46 - finish page; test Monday
5 Science test Monday; Do Vocabulary review p. A32 and study pp. A32-33 and Study Sheet; hand in completeed Study Sheet on Monday with the test

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

November 18

5 Math test Chapter 3
5 Science Review Questions p. A 27; test next week; six students should be prepared to present their experiment
4 Science test; hand in Study Sheet
4 Math WB p. 46 # 1-10

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

November 17

Food Drive - canned Yams or Sweet Potatoes
Scholastic due Nov. 23
4 Math WB p.44 #19-25; test Mon.
4 Science Vocabulary Review p. F94; test Thurs.
5 Math text p. 128 even ones; test Thurs.

Monday, November 16, 2009

November 16

4 Math WB p. 42 #20-32
4 Read test; WB p. 42 #1-10
5Math WB p.39
5 Science Review Questions p. A21
4 Science test Thursday: work on Study Sheet

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Week of November 16

Assignments depend on student need and may change from this tentative outline. Students are responsible for copying the day's exact assignments from the board.
4 Grade:
Religion - Study pp. 96-101
Reading - Test Tuesday on "Addie in Charge"
Math - WB pp. 39-44; test next Monday
Science - Vocabulary Review, Connect Concepts, Check Understanding pp. F94-95; test Thursday

5 Grade:
Math - WB p. 41; text p. 128; test Thursday
Science - Vocabulary p. A24; Vocabulary Review, Connect Concepts, Check Understanding pp. A32-33; test next Monday

Thursday, October 29, 2009

4th Grade Art

"Cardboard Collage Painted Animals"

Students researched animals and their environments in computer class. They took their notes into the art studio (as reference material). In art, they collaged cardboard into animal shapes then applied paint for details.