Grade 4 Announcements

WELCOME TO 4th GRADE!

Virtue of the Month: Fortitude

Saint of the Month: St. Bernadette, St. Joan of Arc, Sts. Paul Miki & Companions

Upcoming Events!!

January 3: Back to School; School Mass

January 7-25: SCANTRON Testing

January 10: School Mass

January 17: Early Release (11:30); School Mass

January 18: March for Life

January 21: NO SCHOOL!

January 24: School Mass; Play Performance @ 1:00

January 25: Crazy Socks for Fisher House ($2)

January 27-February 1: Catholic Schools Week

January 27: Open House (10:30-1:00)

January 28: Bishop Burbidge Visits; 9:00 Mass (Special Occasion Uniform); 12:15 Dismissal

January 31: FULL DAY; School Mass

Grade 4A (Mrs. Thelen)

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*Upcoming Assessments*

Science quiz on Friday 1/25 - it will cover the planets. This test is open notes and students can find the information to study in their notebook. Test will be given through google classroom. 

Vocabulary Unit 7 test moved to Friday 2/8  

Saint reports and 2019 Goals reports will not be accepted after Friday 1/25. They are very overdue.

 

*Homework*

 

Math (4A and 4B) - Packet is due on Friday 1/25. There is no quick check this week. Topic: 2-digit divisors and Order of Operations.

Please see "Additional Resources" below for extra math practice on IXL! 

 

Language Arts (4A only) - We are finishing up the final drafts of our 2019 goals and writing new stories. Students are currently working through our chapter on Nouns. 

Please see "Additional Resources" below for extra practice on IXL and the Voyages website! 

 

4A Spelling (Words Their Way): Students will receive new words on Tuesday 1/22. Next test is Friday 2/1. 

  • Students receive words every two weeks: 1 set cut for school and 1 set uncut for home
  • Students should practice the spelling of the words at home out loud and on paper.

 

Reading - SEE MRS. SAWYERS HOMEWORK PAGE

Social Studies - SEE MRS. SAWYERS HOMEWORK PAGE

 

*Additional Resources*

To Join Quizlet: Click HERE and sign up! In the search window, type "Thelen4th" and click users on the right. Click "join class" on the left hand side and type in "Thelen4th" again. You will see our class folder. (Be sure it says St. Bernadette School in Springfield VA)

 

Vocabulary: Click here for extra practice!

Voyages (Language Arts): Click here for practice games!

Christ Our Life (Religion): Click here for chapter study guides and games!

 

IXL is available for Math and Language Arts HERE (completing highlighted topics is encouraged!)

Math: Grade 5 Division (Dividing by a 2 digit divisor): Go to Grade 5, scroll down to D.11-D.14 (goal is 90% mastery)

Language Arts (scroll down to Grammar and Mechanics): Nouns D.1-D.13, Commas NN.1-NN.6 

 

Our Specials are:

Monday: P.E (8:20am)

Tuesday: Library and Computer (8:15am/12:10pm)

Wednesday P.E and Music (9:15am/12:10pm)

Thursday: Mass, Spanish, Art and Fellowship (8:55am/9:40am/1:50pm/2:30pm)

Friday: Spanish (9:10am)

 

Grade 4B (Mrs. Sawyer)

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All tests and quizzes must be signed within two days of return!

IXL! (Logon information in student agendas!)

Scholastic Ordering Code: HMBXZ

  •  Orders due January 31! (See email from Mrs. Sawyer)

Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/class/5657663/

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Homework, Quizzes, & Projects:

*Religion-

*Vocabulary-

**Vocabulary Curriculum Practice

*Reading (4A & 4B)-

Weekly Reading Homework:

  • Weekly Reading Homework is due every FRIDAY to Mrs. Sawyer! 
  • Weekly Reading Packet Instructions
  • Reading homework for this week: Non-fiction packet (DON'T FORGET #6 ON A SEPARATE PIECE OF PAPER!)

Monthly Book Reports: 

*Language Arts--

**Pronouns Final Quiz (3.6-3.11), 1/31

**IXL: Grade 4 Language Arts

Work on: E.1-E.11

**Voyages Curriculum Practice Games

*Spelling-Test #8, Friday, 1/18

Words Their Way Overview:

  • Students receive words every two weeks
  • Students are assessed every two weeks (on Friday of the second week)
  • Students have a school list (STAYS AT SCHOOL) and home list 
  • Students will complete activities in class to practice words
  • Students should practice sorting words into headers at home, as well as practice the spelling of the words

*Social Studies (4A & 4B)-

**Online Practice (Currently on VS.3)

*Math (4A & 4B)-See Mrs. Thelen's Page

*Science (4A & 4B)-See Mrs. Thelen's Page

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Weekly Curriculum:

Reading-Reading Centers (Cause and Effect, Homophones, Apostrophes)

Language Arts-Pronouns (3.10 & 3.11) 

Social Studies-Jamestown! (Reasons for settling)

Religion-Chapter 8 (10 Commandments)

 

Our Specials Are:

Monday: Art (8:15-8:55) & Beginner Band

Tuesday:  Music (12:05-12:45)

Wednesday: Spanish (9:10-9:55) & Technology (12:05-12:45)

Thursday: Mass, Spanish (8:15-8:50), PE (9:45-10:15), & Fellowship 

**PE uniforms may be worn to Mass 

Friday: PE (9:15-9:45) & Beginner Band

 

Grade 4 Spanish (Mrs. Parks)

 

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Welcome / Bienvenidos a Espanol!!

 01/23/19 4B  Unit testes have been returned. Tect 106B & WB 53 are due tomorrow.

01/18/19  Unit 4 Test 1/31 4B & 4A 2/1😊

01/11/19 4A  Text 99B, New Vocabulary 100 & 101, WB 52 Due 1/17

 

01/10/19   4A Unit 3 Test Review & Unit 4 Begins Text Vocabulary pages 96/97, 98 A & WB 51 Due tomorrow (01/11).      &

4B Text 99 B, New Vocabulary 100 & 101, WB 52 Due 1/16

 

01/09/19   4B Unit 3 Test Review & Unit 4 Begins Text Vocabulary pages 96/97, 98 A & WB 51 Due tomorrow (01/10).