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There will be a 2-Hour Delay Thursday, September 18, 2014 for the following schools due to a power outage: South Harrison High School - South Harrison Middle School - Lost Creek Elementary - West Milford Elementary

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Welcome to 4th Grade

Weekly Lesson News 

Have a great year in 4th grade !

Be sure to check your child's grades every Monday on LIVEGRADES!

Nightly homework: Read for at least 20 minutes!

 

 
  
Spelling 
 
 

 

 usual huge flute mood
smooth threw afternoon scooter 
juice cruise truth bruise
cruel excuse pupil groove 
confuse humor duty curfew

 *Bonus Words:   influence, aluminum, nutrition, accumlate, igloo

 
 
Math
 
 
 
 

The students will review Topic 2 and complete a test on Tuesday, the 16th.  They will begin mulitplication on Wednesday!!

Different centers they will have this week and throughout the year (only some are mentioned)... problem solving flashcard game, word problems, multiplication war, reteach worksheets, multiplication/division board games of their choice, around the world, computer reinforcement, peer tutoring, etc.

*Be working on multiplication and division facts at home all year long!!

 English  
 
 
 
 

 Students are integrating their English with writing, picking out descriptive words, antonyms/synonyms, and hooks.  Students will also be working on peer editing marks and finding what needs revised.  

 
 
 SocialStudies 
 
 
 
 

Students will continue to work on the Three Branches of Government- They will finish their "pumpkin" globes this week!!

Reading 

 
*Main Skill - Sequencing* 
 
The Students are reading "Mr. Popper's Penguins - Wednesday starts Charlotte's Web!!"
 
 THE VOCAB WILL BE DISCUSSED DAILY AS THEY COME ACROSS WORDS THEY DON'T KNOW IN THEIR NOVELS.
 
The reading test is EVERY Friday!
 
Vocabulary terms for this week: 
 

 

   
   
   
 

 

 

 

 

 Science 

 Health

 

 

The students will continue with Chapter 1, Classifying Living Things.  They will be reviewing vascular and non vascular plants by completing a carnation lab.  They will also be presenting their "Take home" cell project on Tuesday.  

 *We will continuoulsy be checking our Bread Experiment and chart results for our "experiment plan." 

The students write up a lab report for each experiment done in the classroom.  

- Physical Education; Students will contine to review Chapter 1, You are Growing and Healthy Habits.

 

 

 

 

"Take the bait and remember these important dates!"

9/23 - 2 Hour Early Dismissal

10/13 - ISE DAY/Parent Teacher Conferences

 

 

 *****Parents-Please check your child's homework folder on a daily basis. Please make sure that when you are signing your child's agenda that they DO have their homework completed and they have studied for a quiz/test. Your signature assures me that your child is ready!!!!!!!!

 

 

 

 
Sites to try:  

enchantedlearning.com 

ezschool.com     factmonster.com  gamequarium.com
coolmath4kids.com getsmarter.org    brainpop.com
 

 

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