to Ms. Golez’s Fourth Grade Class Page for school year 2019-2020!
Contact email: email@example.com
P.E.: Mondays 12:15- 1:15 P.M.
Spanish: Wednesdays 12:30- 1:15 P.M.
Band: Wednesdays After-School
Daily Lunch/Recess: 11:15- 12:15 P.M.
Schedule for Catholic Schools Week:
1/27: 9-11 AM Walk-in and Observe 4-1 during instruction/work!
1/27: Volunteer to teach for 30 minutes! Slot left: 2-230
1/28: Math Bee Grades 3-5 930 AM Parents invited
1/29: Spelling Bee Grades 3-5 930 AM Parents invited
1/30 Multi-Cultural Day with Show songs and dances time TBA; Read a poem or story to 4-1 time TBA
1/31: Student Appreciation Day; free dress down
Morning Snack: Please, try to send healthy snack and a filled water bottle. Soda is not allowed.
Lunch: The new hot lunch program is on its second cycle; no more fast food deliveries allowed.
Allergies: A student is allergic to both the smell and taste of peanuts. Please, do not send whole peanuts or any peanut-flavored snack. If your child has been newly-diagnosed with any allergies, please, submit his/her medical records as soon as possible.
Homework: Parents or guardians should sign the homework planners for every school day that there is homework which is consistently Monday through Thursday. Assessments (tests; quizzes) and finished projects should be signed too.
Cursive Writing: Cursive writing will be consistently used beginning the second trimester. The first trimester will be allowable adjustment. Pencils will be used daily. Pens will be used for essays.
Important Dates: Please, check daily.
Feb. 12, 2020: Liberty Science Center Planetarium (tentative)
Due Tuesday, 1/21/20: ELA/Science “Clouds Chart”
Tuesday, 1/21: Math Test Chapter 4 Division
Tuesday, 1/14: Religion Test Advent, Christmas, Epiphany, Mary’s 3 feasts during the Christmas season
Thursday, 1/9: Spelling and Vocabulary Quiz “The Man Who Named the Clouds”
Thursday, 12/19: Science Quiz, “Electricity”
Friday, 12/13: Spelling Quiz, “Horse Heroes”
Thursday, 12/12: SS Test Eastern Woodland Tribes
Thursday, 12/12: Math Quiz Chapter 4 Division without Remainders
Tuesday, 12/3: ELA Test Coyote School News inc. Spanish Vocab. and Irregular Plurals
Please, note that the assessment dates are subject to change but within the time range rules (latest, 1 week before for tests and latest, 3 days before for quizzes).
ELA Selections may be read here:
Unit 3: Patterns in Nature
Spelling and Vocabulary Lists:
Review: Prefixes: dis-, de-, non-, un- Suffixes: -ful, -al, -ist, -or, -er, -ing (present tense) and -ed (past tense), -able, -less ; Nouns, Pronouns, Adjectives, Verbs (NPAV), Common and Proper Nouns, Singular and Plural ( also, Irregular Plural) Nouns
Reading Comprehension Skills:
Elements of Fiction: Genre, Author’s Purpose, Setting (Time and Place) Characters, Sequence of Events, Main Idea and Theme; Fact or Opinion, Cause and Effect, RACES strategy
Unit 4: Division Tables. Division without Remainders, Division with Remainders, Division Word Problems. Unit 5: Equivalent Fractions, Proper and Improper Fractions, Mixed Numbers, Adding, Subtracting and Multiplying Fractions, Perimeter and Area
Important Documents to Download:
Test Corrections Form – Please, keep in mind these are only allowed for tests, not quizzes. All explanations should be thorough and show an understanding of the question/content. As stated therein, forms will be accepted only WITHIN 3 days after the checked test papers were handed out. For example, if the test papers were handed out on Monday, the forms will be accepted only until Wednesday. Thank you.