Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Monthly Reading Contract

This month, you read one of Roald Dahl's fantasy/humorous novels. On May 1(Friday), your book projects from your tic-tac-toe menu are due. Be prepared to share your projects with the class.

Click here for Roald Dahl's website.

MAP Test Schedule

Math MAP -- Thursday, 4/30 @ 1:30 p.m.
Reading MAP -- Friday, 5/1 @ 9:15 a.m.

I'm anxious to see how you've grown in these subject areas in fourth grade! Be sure to do your best, eat a good breakfast the morning of testing, and get enough sleep the night before. Good luck!

Monday, April 20, 2009

Colonial Billboards

Historical Reenactment

As you know, we'll be visiting OMS for a special field trip in May.  Various personas will be reenacting colonial life for us!  Please visit this website to learn more and prepare for the historical reenactment.  We'll be taking notes and writing questions we'd like to ask in class to prepare for this special event.  Click here to access the bios of the historians. Click here to go on a scavenger hunt!

Friday, April 3, 2009

Field Trip on Monday!

  • Don't forget to bring your sack lunch!  
  • Wear your color!  Black for the boys and either red or pink/purple for the girls.
  • Art Institute website -- click here!

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Roald Dahl Novels

This month we will be reading Roald Dahl novels and will complete some fun book projects on one of the following books:  James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, The Twits, The BFG, and George's Marvelous Medicine.

Click here to visit the Roald Dahl Website!

April Fool's Day

Art Institute Field Trip Forms are Due TOMORROW! (MISSING #6, 11, 13, & 15) 
Yearbook Order forms are Due April 10!
Morning Work: DWP
Reading: Read for 20 minutes --APRIL Book assigned today.  Contract and projects due May 1.
Spelling: Finish p. 133
Grammar: Finish p. 131
Cursive: Week 26 - Wednesday
OTHER: Library Books due Thursday