May 21 – 23, 2018

I can’t believe this is the LAST week of school!  Below is  schedule for these three days:

Monday – full day for students 

Tuesday – 8:30 – 4th grade Awards is in the cafeteria.  Parents may sign out students afterward.  Early Release at 12:00

Wednesday – Last day of school!  Early Release at 12:00

 

Week of May 14 – 18, 2018

STAAR Math Test is Monday.  STAAR Reading Test is Tuesday.  

  • To prepare your child for success, insure a good night’s rest and breakfast.
  • There will be NO lunches delivered on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday.  Make sure your child has a lunch before leaving home.
  • No visitors will be allowed at lunch for those days.

Friday is our Splash Pad Field Trip!   A new letter was sent home today which includes important information regarding appropriate clothing, costs of snacks, and discipline marks.  Please return your signature portion to school.  We are so looking forward to this special event!  Parents are welcome to come and picnic with us.  Also, you may take your child with you if you sign them out with your child’s teacher.

NO LUNCH VISITORS FRIDAY, MAY 4TH

Due to Kindergarten Grandparents’ Day activities, we are asking for NO LUNCH VISITORS this Friday, May 4th. Thank you for your understanding as we all work together to make this day go as smoothly as possible

Week of April 30 – May 4, 2018

TUESDAY – CLASS PICTURES – Envelopes will be sent home Monday.

The Spelling words are from Unit 29 for Test Thursday.

  • 1.
    all
  • 2.
    there
  • 3.
    their
  • 4.
    then
  • 5.
    than
  • 6.
    first
  • 7.
    great
  • 8.
    often
  • 9.
    once
  • 10.
    sure
  • 11.
    young
  • 12.
    money
  • 13.
    remember
  • 14.
    ready
  • 15.
    already
  • 16.
    problem
  • 17.
    themselves
  • 18.
    possible
  • 19.
    questions
  • 20.
    wide
  • 21.
    least
  • 22.
    tiny
  • 23.
    hour

April 23 – 27, 2018

Reminder:   Monday is a school holiday!

Wednesday is Field Day for 4th Graders.

Spelling list for Thursday’s test is Journeys Lesson 30.

  • 1.
    meant
  • 2.
    routine
  • 3.
    style
  • 4.
    flood
  • 5.
    month
  • 6.
    pleasant
  • 7.
    guess
  • 8.
    women
  • 9.
    either
  • 10.
    against
  • 11.
    disguise
  • 12.
    sweat
  • 13.
    magazine
  • 14.
    guard
  • 15.
    receive
  • 16.
    wonder
  • 17.
    league
  • 18.
    type
  • 19.
    ceiling
  • 20.
    money

RECORDER CONCERT THURSDAY

Mrs. Ritchey and our Fourth Graders invite you to their recorder concert on Thursday, April 19, at 9:00 a.m.   We are all looking forward to their performance!  If you would like to take your child with you following the concert, please see your homeroom teacher to sign him or her out.

Week of April 16 – 20, 2018

Now that our Writing STAAR Test is behind us, we will spend time each day on Math and Measurement in my class.  In addition, we will continue to have Spelling as well as Science.  I am so proud of our 4th Graders for their effort and attitude in regard to their Writing!

Our next school holiday is Monday, April 23.  Friday, April 20, school is in session because of our days missed due to bad weather.

Our Spelling list for this Wednesday’s test is Journeys Lesson 12.

  • 1.
    rising
  • 2.
    traced
  • 3.
    stripped
  • 4.
    slammed
  • 5.
    dancing
  • 6.
    striped
  • 7.
    winning
  • 8.
    snapping
  • 9.
    bragging
  • 10.
    handled
  • 11.
    dripped
  • 12.
    begged
  • 13.
    dared
  • 14.
    skipped
  • 15.
    hitting
  • 16.
    spotted
  • 17.
    raced
  • 18.
    dimmed
  • 19.
    spinning
  • 20.
    escaped

 

Week of April 2 – 6, 2018

Our Easter Party was enjoyable, even though our picnic was moved to the 4th grade hall.  We appreciate Mrs. Johnson for picking up and delivering all the delicious hot fudge sundaes.  Have a wonderful Easter weekend!

Spelling words are Transition words.  Study for test Thursday!  STAAR Writing homework is also due Thursday.

  • 1.
    after
  • 2.
    although
  • 3.
    as
  • 4.
    where
  • 5.
    when
  • 6.
    while
  • 7.
    until
  • 8.
    because
  • 9.
    if
  • 10.
    since
  • 11.
    finally
  • 12.
    conclusion
  • 13.
    example
  • 14.
    however
  • 15.
    sometimes
  • 16.
    conclude
  • 17.
    once
  • 18.
    later
  • 19.
    another
  • 20.
    addition

Week of March 26 – 30, 2018

Thursday – Easter Picnic at Penick Park – Remember to bring a lunch!  Parents are welcome to come and may also sign students out at the park.  

Writing Homework will be due on WEDNESDAY!  Also, Spelling Test will be WEDNESDAY!  Words are from Journeys Lesson 17.

  • 1.
    glance
  • 2.
    judge
  • 3.
    damage
  • 4.
    package
  • 5.
    twice
  • 6.
    stage
  • 7.
    carriage
  • 8.
    since
  • 9.
    practice
  • 10.
    marriage
  • 11.
    baggage
  • 12.
    office
  • 13.
    message
  • 14.
    bridge
  • 15.
    chance
  • 16.
    notice
  • 17.
    ridge
  • 18.
    manage
  • 19.
    palace
  • 20.
    bandage

Upcoming Events

The Board of Trustees at White Oak ISD invites the community of White Oak to Active Shooter Response Training. The event will take place in the CC Simmons Auditorium on Sunday, March 11, 2018. The event will begin at 2:30 pm and end by 4:30 pm including a Q&A time at the end of the presentation.

ENJOY YOUR SPRING BREAK!  Students return on Tuesday, March 20.

SCHOOL PICTURES – TUESDAY, MARCH 20

MATH BENCHMARK – WEDNESDAY, March 21

READING BENCHMARK – THURSDAY, March 22