## November 2015

Monthly Archive

Monthly Archive

Dear Parents,

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! Thank you all for sharing your holiday photos and traditions with me. Congratulations are in order. Thanks to all of your child’s hard work room 206 was awarded a pizza party for having the most canned foods. Way to go! As a reminder, students are required to have headphones/earbuds by this Friday. Lastly, all dojo points were erased. Students started with new points last week to reflect the start of the new marking period.

**Weekly Objectives**

**Literacy:**Students are completing their novels for their guided reading groups this week. Please ask your 4th grader “** What are you reading?”** Readers will infer/predict. They will use evidence from the text to support their answers.

**Social Studies:** Students will identify Natural Resources that America is known for. Students will also have a unit test this week. Please look for Study Guide

**Science:**“The Human Body” Students will conclude their exploration and investigation of the muscular system. Students will be evaluated on their exercise videos identifying 3 major muscle groups.

**Math:** Students will continue to investigate the wonderful world of Fractions. Students will use fraction manipulatives, drawings, and number lines to explore fraction equivalents

**Homework November 30 , 2015- December 4, 2015**

**Monday-** **Literacy-** Book Log, (Due Friday ), Read “The Screech Owl Who liked Television” Tic-Tac-Toe- Due Friday Study Math Times Tables Timed Test Friday **Math-** Home Links 3.3

**Tuesday: ****Literacy-** Book Log, (Due Friday ), Tic-Tac-Toe- Due Friday Study Math Times Tables Timed Test Friday ** ****Math-** Home Links 3.4

**Wednesday: ****Literacy-** Book Log, (Due Friday ), Tic-Tac-Toe- Due Friday Study Math Times Tables Timed Test Friday ** ****Math-** Home Links 3.5

**Thursday: ****Literacy-** Book Log, (Due Friday ) Tic-Tac-Toe- Due Friday Study Math Times Tables Timed Test Friday ** ****Math-** Home Links 3.4

**Friday:** All Homework is Due. Timed Test. **Must have headphones!**

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*Monday 30 Nov 2015* |
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** Congrats to Week 10 Student of the Week:** Congrats to Clarence Rogers for being student of the week!

Dear Parents,

Report Card pick-up is Wednesday, November 18, 2015. This is a non attendance day for students. If you have not signed up for a time please email me. **Thursday, November 19, 2015 The State of Ray Budget Meeting @ 5 p.m** right after **Ray PTA meeting Thursday November 19, 2015 @6p.m. **

**Canned Food Drive** is taking place this week. Please bring in can and non perishable items.

**Weekly Objectives**

**Literacy:**Students received their new novels for their guided reading groups this week. Please ask your 4th grader “** What are you reading?”** Readers will use analyze/evaluate to identify author’s purpose in the text. They will use evidence from the text to support their answers.

**Social Studies:** Students will identify Natural Resources that America is known for.

**Science:**“The Human Body” Students will begin to explore and investigate the muscular system. Students will create an exercise video identifying 3 major muscle groups.

**Math:** Students will begin the wonderful world of Fractions. Students will use fraction manipulatives, drawings, and number lines.

**Homework November 16, 2015- November 21, 2015**

**Monday-** Literacy- Book Log, (Due Friday November 21, 2015 ), Read “Jose Born to Dance- Tic-Tac-Toe- Due Friday 11/21. Study Math Times Tables Timed Test Friday Book Report- Due 11/23/15- Tales of the 4th grade Nothing. **Math-** Mars Tasks- Word Problem Worksheet

**Tuesday: **Literacy- Book Log, (Due Friday November 21, 2015 ), Read “Jose Born to Dance- Tic-Tac-Toe- Due Friday 11/21. Study Math Times Tables Timed Test Friday Book Report- Due 11/23/15- Tales of the 4th grade Nothing**. **

**Math-** Home links 3.1

**Wednesday: No School**

**Thursday: Literacy- **Book Log, (Due Friday November 21, 2015 ), Read “Jose Born to Dance- Tic-Tac-Toe- Due Friday 11/21. Study Math Times Tables Timed Test Friday Book Report- Due 11/23/15- Tales of the 4th grade Nothing.

**Math-** Home links 3.2

**Friday:** All Homework is Due. Timed Test. Book Report- Due Monday 11/23/15

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*Tuesday 17 Nov 2015* |
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**Congrats to Week 7 Student of the Week:** Congrats to ** Arthur Krug **for being student of the week!

**Congrats to Week 8 Student of the Week:** Congrats to ** Jayoo Ryu **for being student of the week!

Dear Parents,

Congrats to Room 206 Grade 4 all students completed their timed tables text with 100% accuracy in less than 60 seconds!!!!!! Way to go class! Please encourage students to study their tables, the next test is on Friday. As a reminder, book reports on guided reading** Novel#2 is due on Monday November 9, 2015.**

**Weekly Objectives**

**Reading: ** Readers will use **character traits** to describe character in their stories. They will use evidence from the text to support their selection.

**Social Studies-** Students** **will identify main idea in informational text

**Science-** ** “The Human Body”** Students will begin to explore and investigate “Animal vs. Plant Cells. ”. Students will investigate the similarities and differences between the two cells.

**Math-** Students will convert hours. minutes and seconds, classify triangles by angle properties. Students will also create and interpret statements and equations for multiplicative comparisons.

**Homework November 2, 2015- November 6, 2015 **

**Monday-** **Literacy- **Book Log, (Due Friday November 6, 2015 ),** Read *** “Me and Uncle Romie”* pg 201** in Journeys Book ****Math- **Study Math Times Tables (9’s) Timed Test Friday** Home Links 2.8 **Book Report- Due 11/9/15 **Math- **Write current times tables 5 times each!

**Tuesday:**Book Log, (Due Friday November 6, 2015 ),** Read *** “Me and Uncle Romie”* pg 201/ Tic-Tac-Toe ** in Journeys Book ****Math- **Study Math Times Tables (9’s) Timed Test Friday** Home Links 2.9 **Book Report- Due 11/9/15 **Math- **Write current times tables 5 times each!

**Wednesday: **Book Log, (Due Friday November 6, 2015 )**,**** Read *** “**Me and Uncle Romie”* pg 201/ Tic-Tac-Toe** **** in Journeys Book ****Math- **Study Math Times Tables (9’s) Timed Test Friday **Home Links 2.10 **Book Report- Due 11/9/15 Math- Write current times tables 5 times each!

**Thursday: Book** Log, (Due Friday November 6, 2015 )**,**** Read *** “**Me and Uncle Romie”* pg 201**/** Tic-Tac-Toe ** in Journeys Book ****Math- **Study Math Times Tables (9’s) Timed Test Friday **Home Links 2.11 **Book Report- Due 11/9/15 Math- Write current times tables 5 times each!

**Friday: ** All Homework is Due. Timed Test. Book Report-** Due Monday 11/9/15**

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*Monday 02 Nov 2015* |
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