WELCOME To GRADE 4


Schedule: Meet the Teacher Handout:

I can be contacted at teresa.hawton@onlyatbccs.com

Spelling City: I got a class membership for Spellingcity.com which is online. Here are the student logins that they can use from home. I added the lesson 3 lists. The workbook list is for the students that are completing the workbook with Mr. Cope. The Canadian Spelling list are for the students who are working in the duotangs with Ms. Jaclyn. I added another workbook list that also contains the extra challenge words.


Homework for May 22nd


PENCIL Shortage: The students have lost most of their pencils and I have handed out the entire box that I had. Please buy more pencils for your child when you have a chance. The blue ones tend to be the best. Thank you!!!

Math: No new math because CAASO Track meet.

Test Envelopes: Please sign and return if you have not.

Spelling: Lesson 32 workbook and test are due on Friday, May 25th.

Memory Verse: Due Friday, May 25th



Week of May 22nd

Math: We will continue working on Chapter 12 on Fractions and Decimals.

Chapter 12 Lesson 1 Page 325 #4, 5, 6, 7
Chapter 12 Lesson 2 Page 327 # 4, 5, 6
Chapter 12 Lesson 3 Page 329 # 5, 6, 7, 9
Chapter 12 Lesson 4 Page 331# 6, 7, 8
Chapter 12 Lesson 5 Page 333# 4,5,6



Students should also be working on learning their multiplication tables. There are websites like mathplayground.com, Prodigy, and multiplication.com that allow students to practice math skills in a fun manner online.


The following Link takes students to the Nelson website where they can practice questions that go with the homework.
http://www.nelson.com/nelson/school/elementary/mathK8/math4/default.html


Memory Verse: Due Friday, May 25th


Bible:
I have returned the Holy Spirit and the Church tests that your sons and daughters wrote on Wednesday.
If your child scored a 69% or lower, they may rewrite their quiz and both test marks will be averaged to get a new final grade.
Please have them ready to rewrite on Wednesday.

Science: We will continue working on our final unit on Pulley's and Gears. This week we will continue looking at pulley systems and experimenting with them.

Spelling: Lesson 32 workbook and test are due on Friday, May 25th.
(Please note that because our books are American, I always allow the students to either write the American or Canadian version of a word). The extra challenge words are optional for the students.
Lesson 32
biology
biosphere
biophysics
biography
biometrics
geology
geometry
geography
geoscience
geothermal
interject
intersect
intercept
interrupt
thought
surprise
astronomy
autonomy
economy
taxonomy
fractions
decimals


Extra Challenge: parallelogram, gravitational, hallelujah, landmasses


Literacy: We will continue working on Habitats in the Literacy books. We will be working on the creative writing assignment of inventing our own creatures and describing them and their habitats.

Novel Study: No new chapters this week because of the holiday Monday.

Social Studies: We have begun a new unit on the geography of Canada. We will be preparing for our final ancient Egypt test which will be on schools, hieroglyphics and make-up and jewellery. The test will be on Thursday, May 17th.