Thank you very much for the special Valentine Treats. I felt very loved!
Thursday 2/22 – Greek/Latin Stems Quiz
Tuesday 2/27 – Electricity T
Thursday 3/1 – Half Day for Students
Dr. Seuss Spirit Week!
Feb. 27-My Many Colored Days-
wear as many colors as you can/rainbow day
Feb. 28-Wacky Wednesday
wear your wackiest outfit and/or hairstyle
Mar. 1-Seuss Character Day-
dress as your favorite Seuss character-(Also a HALF day for students)
Mar. 2- Oh the Places You’ll Go!
Wear a shirt from a place you have been
Please click on the Coyote Courier link to the right for other important dates and information from Mrs. Patterson.
MATH – 4.3/4.5 – Decimals – our next unit begins this week. It includes reading/writing numbers to the thousandths place, rounding, and ordering. We will also be learning to line up place values to add and subtract decimals.
Language Arts –
Vocabulary – Wordly Wise 12
Greek/Latin stems: there will be a quiz on roots #1-40
Word of the Week – aptitude (a natural talent or ability) Try to use this word during the week.
Reading – Reading Stratgies for comprehension
Read Aloud – Each year I try to select a book that is being released as a movie. We have FINISHED A Wrinkle In Time! The movie will be released in theaters in March. Typically the classes (4th grade), AND A PARENT, will meet at the theater to share in the movie at a weekend matinee. Date/time will be determined once the movie is released.
Writing – We are currently working on a 3 paragraph essay
Science: 4.3 Electricity – During this unit, students will understand that current electricity is the continuous flow of electrons and that static electricity is the jumping of electrons. They will also learn about a variety of circuits, including open/closed and series/parallel circuits. We will also study 4 scientists who helped in this field. (Franklin, Edison, Faraday, Lattimer). This unit will conclude with a test on Tuesday 2/27
Items of Interest.