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7 Dec

Weekly Objectives Literacy:Students are completing their  novels for their guided reading groups this week. Please ask your 4th grader. Book Reports will be due this Thursday 12/1 0 They will use evidence from the text to support their answers. Social Studies: Students  will read informational text and draw upon their knowledge of how people in a (local and global) community are connected to identify action steps and make recommendations for the betterment of society. Science: Students will investigate animal and plant defense mechanisms. Students will also learn how to think like an engineer... 

30 Nov

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.... 

17 Nov

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... 

2 Nov

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... 

20 Oct

Week 6 Student of the Week: Congrats to  Kaelee Garrison for being student of the week! Dear Parents, Many students are missing various homework assignments. Homework is worth 30% of their grades.  Reminder: Please make certain students practice their math multiplication facts, quite a few students did not complete their 60 second timed math test on Friday.  Also, last week students began Walking Math. Please dialogue with your child on what they are doing in their new math groups. Weekly Objectives Reading:  Readers will continue to use  inference to predict what will happen next in the... 

13 Oct

Week 5 Student of the Week: Congrats to Emnet Ghedamu for being student of the week! Dear Parents, Many students are missing various homework assignments. Homework is worth 30% of their grades.  Reminder: Please make certain students practice their math multiplication facts, quite a few students did not complete their 60 second timed math test on Friday. Progress Reports must be signed and return the bottom portion. Weekly Objectives Reading:  Readers will use inference to predict what will happen next in the text. They will provide evidence to support their ideas  by citing appropriate... 

5 Oct

Congratulations to Terell Franklin Room 206 Student of the Week !!!! Dear Parents, Many students are missing various homework assignments. Homework is worth 30% of their grades. Also, please make certain I have your email address on file. Class Dojo did  roll out last week. Please be on the look out for the email/text messages. If you did not receive an invite please email me. Reminder: Open House is Thursday October 8, 2105 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Picture Day is Friday October 9, 2015. Weekly Objectives Reading:  Readers will identify “theme” in the text. They will provide evidence... 

28 Sep

Congratulations to Ashleigh  Pardee Room 206 Student of the Week !!!! Dear Parents, Many students are missing various homework assignments. Homework is worth 30% of their grades. Also, please make certain I have your email address on file. Class Dojo will roll out this week. Please be on the look out for the email. Reminder: Open House is Thursday October 8, 2105 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Picture Day is Friday October 9, 2015. Weekly Objectives Reading:  Readers will identify “cause & effect “ in the text. They will provide evidence to support their ideas  by citing appropriate... 

21 Sep

Congratulations to Matthew Mitchell Room 206 Student of the Week !!!! Dear Parents, Many students are missing various homework assignments. Homework is worth 30% of their grades. Also, please make certain I have your email address on file. Lastly, their is a PTA meeting September 26, 2015 at 6 p.m. Please come out and join! Weekly Objectives Reading:  Readers will identify “author’s purpose” in the text. They will provide evidence to support their ideas  by citing appropriate details and examples from the text. Social Studies- Students will practice using maps skills  to ... 

14 Sep

Congratulations to Mekhi Cochran for being the very first Student of the Week !!!! Weekly Objectives Reading:  Readers will continue to identify story elements and use them to summarize. They will provide evidence to support their ideas  by citing appropriate details and examples from the text.  They will analyze the relationship between two or more characters. Social Studies- Students will practice using maps skills  to  identify continents and hemispheres. Students will also learn about the 5 themes of Geography. Science- “The Human body”  Students will be introduced to the... 

8 Sep

Weekly Objectives Reading:  Readers will be able to identify story elements and use them to summarize. They will provide evidence to support their ideas  by citing appropriate details and examples from the text. Social Studies- Students will practice using maps skills  to  identify continents and hemispheres. Math-Students will begin 4th grade math with place value in whole numbers and place value concepts.   Homework  Tuesday- Return parent contact information slip by  & CPS parent packet by Wednesday, September 9, 2015. Wednesday-  Students will need to have classroom novels... 

8 Sep

Dear Fourth Grade Students and Families, My name is Dr. Toney-James, and I am very excited to be your child’s 4th grade teacher this year! I am committed to doing everything within my power to make this year successful and exciting for all of us! I am originally from Chicago, Il. My hobbies include travel, training for marathons and spending time with my children. My husband and I have two children, a son named Gavin age 4 and a daughter named Avia, age 2. This is my third year at the William H.  Ray Elementary School and I look forward to a year filled with unlimited learning experiences and...