4th Grade Notes and News

Two weeks down (almost) and we are getting used to being 4th graders!! The students are getting used to changing classes and doing a pretty good job, so far!  We have not assigned homework.  Whatever we do in class that is not finished, goes home for homework.  Right now I just want them to get…

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Notes and News

Welcome Back! Our first two weeks of school have been spent getting used to procedures, polishing skills, and jumping into our leadership roles. Leadership is our motto! The focus this year is on leadership skills.  We have spent time with Fr.Jonathan going over the fine details of serving mass.  We have served all the masses…

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Notes and News

This is a busy week!! Just a reminder:  if you are leaving early for spring break, please fill out a form to help your teachers plan. Wednesday is All School mass, led by grades 4 and 6.  This is Vocation and Career Day that we missed during Catholic School Week.  Students may dress for their…

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Track

Practice will be Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday until 4.  We will be going outside so remind your students to layer for the weather.  Bring water!!!!! Parent meeting will be monday after practice.  sign up to help with the meets and to bring oranges.  meet the team and coaches.

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Notes and News: Feb. 25

A Busy Week! We will continue to work on The Watson’s Go to Birmingham.  Students are reading the book and also reading articles that support the theme and the historical events of the time. We will go back to our social studies books and do a unit on Canada.  With Ash Wednesday next week, the…

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Notes and News: Feb. 11

Students have started their poetry notebooks.  Their rough drafts are finished and we will start publishing this week.  They will also continue to write new poems with a different format.  We will also continue to read and analyze some poems on Readworks. Wednesday we will begin to read Matilda as their next novel. Friday is…

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Notes and News: Feb. 11

Students continue to work in their reading groups of Maniac Magee and Roll of Thunder. They will also do a passage on Readworks to strengthen reading skills and practice for ILearn. We will also work on grammar with pronouns and start verbs. Friday is midterms (theoretically!).  Students should be at least half way to their…

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Notes and News: Feb. 11

Another Busy Week! Students will take their spelling tests tomorrow and receive a new packet due next Monday. We continue to read Watson’s go to Birmingham.  They will also read an excerpt from The Wizard of Oz and compare themes to the Watson’s book.  These are good practice for ILearn and help strengthen writing skills…

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Notes and News: Feb. 4

I am really excited for the students to participate in the “I Love to Read” challenge and hope that WSBT can come visit during the course of the contest. Before the polar vortex so rudely interrupted, we had begun to read “The Watson’s Go to Birmingham – 1963”.  We will pick that back up.  In…

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Notes and News: Feb. 4

I am really excited to participate in I Love to Read.  I hope that WSBT can come visit at some point during the contest.  I will be sending the reading logs home Monday, but in the meantime, keep track of minutes read. Before we were so rudely interrupted by the Polar Vortex, students were finishing…

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