Week of December 17 – 21, 2018

Monday:  Wear Christmas Colors/outfits; Skittles needed for math

Tuesday:  Wear Christmas Hats

Wednesday:  Wear Christmas Socks; Bouncy House for students who sold at least 5 fundraiser items–SOCKS MUST BE WORN

Thursday:  Class Parties 9:00-1:00; Students may be checked out with teacher after the party; Early release at 12:15

Friday:  Christmas Holidays begin!  See you on Thursday, Jan. 7!

Week of December 2 – 6, 2018

Up coming – Watch for a Christmas letter to be sent home on Monday.

Spelling words are irregular verbs.  Study for test Friday!

  • 1.
    catch
  • 2.
    caught
  • 3.
    choose
  • 4.
    chose
  • 5.
    wear
  • 6.
    worn
  • 7.
    shine
  • 8.
    shone
  • 9.
    break
  • 10.
    broke
  • 11.
    freeze
  • 12.
    froze
  • 13.
    hide
  • 14.
    hid
  • 15.
    blow
  • 16.
    blew
  • 17.
    know
  • 18.
    knew
  • 19.
    throw
  • 20.
    threw

Week of November 12 – 16, 2018

There will be no spelling words for the week, but there will be a common assessment on Tuesday over nouns (common and proper, plurals and possessives).  The students have been working with these for a few weeks.

Wednesday is the Big Kahuna Party Bus for students who sold at least 15 items.

Thursday is picture retake day.   Also,  Big Kahuna delivery will be from 2:00 – 5:30.

Thanksgiving Break is November 19-23.

Week of November 5 – 9, 2018

Spelling words for this week are all plural nouns associated with different spelling rules for pluralizing.   Study for test Friday!

  • 1.
    animals
  • 2.
    skis
  • 3.
    buses
  • 4.
    boxes
  • 5.
    beaches
  • 6.
    glasses
  • 7.
    wishes
  • 8.
    loaves
  • 9.
    knives
  • 10.
    turkeys
  • 11.
    cranberries
  • 12.
    families
  • 13.
    sprays
  • 14.
    women
  • 15.
    oxen
  • 16.
    people
  • 17.
    deer
  • 18.
    cacti
  • 19.
    fish
  • 20.
    halves

Week of October 29 – November 2, 2018

Today was an exciting day for our 4th graders because they observed how our garden had changed since we planted seeds a month ago.  We were amazed at the growth that took place.  

WEDNESDAY, October 31 –  Storybook Character Day and Early Release at 12:00

Spelling words are from Journeys Lesson 10.  Study for Test Friday!

  • 1.
    learn
  • 2.
    dirty
  • 3.
    worn
  • 4.
    sore
  • 5.
    thirst
  • 6.
    burn
  • 7.
    record
  • 8.
    cure
  • 9.
    board
  • 10.
    course
  • 11.
    worth
  • 12.
    early
  • 13.
    return
  • 14.
    pure
  • 15.
    world
  • 16.
    search
  • 17.
    worse
  • 18.
    thirteen
  • 19.
    sport
  • 20.
    current

 

Week of October 22 – 26, 2018

RED RIBBON WEEK is THIS week!  Each day has a different theme:

Monday: Wear red – Support the Red Ribbon Awareness campaign.

 

Tuesday: Wear your favorite team jersey or T shirt – “Team up against drugs.”

 

Wednesday:Wear dress code appropriate PJ’s – “Stay healthy and have sweet dreams.”

 

Thursday:Wear crazy socks – “Healthy habits help you stand out.”

 

Friday: Wear Roughneck spirit colors – “Roughneck strong against drugs.”

Spelling words for our test Friday are from Journeys Lesson 9:

  • 1.
    spark
  • 2.
    prepare
  • 3.
    cheer
  • 4.
    tear
  • 5.
    scarf
  • 6.
    scare
  • 7.
    repair
  • 8.
    earring
  • 9.
    scarce
  • 10.
    weird
  • 11.
    sharp
  • 12.
    rear
  • 13.
    spare
  • 14.
    gear
  • 15.
    hairy
  • 16.
    compare
  • 17.
    alarm
  • 18.
    harsh
  • 19.
    upstairs
  • 20.
    square

Week of October 15 – 19, 2018

Happy Friday! Next week there will be NO SCHOOL for students on Friday.  Also, in writing we will have an assessment over sentence fragments and run on sentences, so we won’t have any spelling words.

Up coming Event – RED RIBBON WEEK – October 22 – 26

Monday: Wear red – Support the Red Ribbon Awareness campaign.

 

Tuesday: Wear your favorite team jersey or T shirt – “Team up against drugs.”

 

Wednesday:Wear dress code appropriate PJ’s – “Stay healthy and have sweet dreams.”

 

Thursday:Wear crazy socks – “Healthy habits help you stand out.”

 

Friday: Wear Roughneck spirit colors – “Roughneck strong against drugs.”

 

Week of October 8 – 12, 2018

It’s been another great week!  The 4th grade field trip to the Belcher Center was a wonderful experience.  Everyone enjoyed the play about the Spider, Ant, Bee, Fly, Butterfly, and Worm.  Students made connections to what we have recently studied in science as well.  

Back to our normal weekly schedule, we will have a spelling test on Friday over Journeys Lesson 8 words.

  • 1.
    aloud
  • 2.
    bald
  • 3.
    hawk
  • 4.
    south
  • 5.
    faucet
  • 6.
    proud
  • 7.
    claw
  • 8.
    tower
  • 9.
    stalk
  • 10.
    couple
  • 11.
    howl
  • 12.
    false
  • 13.
    dawn
  • 14.
    allow
  • 15.
    drown
  • 16.
    pause
  • 17.
    fault
  • 18.
    cause
  • 19.
    amount
  • 20.
    cloudier

Week of October 1 – 5, 2018

We’ve enjoyed another great week of school!  On Tuesday, the 4th graders planted their wildflower garden, and we can’t wait to see what happens next.   Monday begins our Buckets for Belle Fundraiser, so your student may bring money to help this sweet family.  Thursday is our field trip to the Belcher Center for the play.  Friday is Homecoming and early release at 1:15.  There is no spelling list for the week.  Have a wonderful weekend!

Week of September 24 – 28, 2018

On Tuesday, our 4th graders will plant wildflower seeds in the garden to observe their growth and study wildflower species that are native to our area.  We look forward to this each year!  If it is raining on Tuesday, we will reschedule and update so that students may know when to wear clothing and shoes that can get a little dirty. 

UPCOMING – October 4 – Field Trip to Belcher Center – If you’ve not returned permission slip and $5, please do so by October 2.   October 5 (Friday) – EARLY RELEASE at 1:15 

EARLY RELEASE – Wednesday at 12:00 for teacher training

THURSDAY – Progress Reports will go home and Big Kahuna Fundraiser Kick-Off

FRIDAY – The cafeteria begins selling ice cream to students who bring 75 cents or have money in their accounts – no charging.

Journeys Lesson 7 Spelling words are below.  Study for test Friday!

  • 1.
    bloom
  • 2.
    cookbook
  • 3.
    tool
  • 4.
    shampoo
  • 5.
    put
  • 6.
    wool
  • 7.
    stool
  • 8.
    proof
  • 9.
    prove
  • 10.
    group
  • 11.
    brook
  • 12.
    foolish
  • 13.
    bush
  • 14.
    crooked
  • 15.
    booth
  • 16.
    raccoon
  • 17.
    hook
  • 18.
    groom
  • 19.
    roof
  • 20.
    soup