Week of November 12th

We are cruising through 4th grade, learning and growing constantly!  I’m amazed at how much the students are learning each day and growing in the process.

UPCOMING DATES:

11/12 – Cherrydale Fundraiser Pick up – 2:30pm-6:00pm

11/15 – Special Thanksgiving Book and Craftivity with Mrs. Edie

11/16 – Culminating Movie as we finish our book, Indian in the Cupboard.

11/19-11/23 – Thanksgiving Break – No School

11/26 – Special Visit from Cobb County Water

HIGHLIGHTS FOR THIS WEEK:

Math: We are working toward using the standard algorithm in multiplication with 2×1, 3×1 and 4×1 digit multiplication.

Reading: We are working on main idea as a class and non-fiction skills and strategies in guided reading groups.  We are working on summarizing our text.

Writing: We are finishing up our opinion pieces on what makes a good friend and will complete a persuasive writing on turkeys for Thanksgiving.

Grammar: We are working on homophones this week: It’s & Its, Two, Too & To and Whether & Weather.

Spelling: Sort 7 is due on Friday, our test day.

Science: We are beginning a unit on Ecosystems.

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