Week 36 Newsletter – Sent Home on 4/28

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RELIGION                                                                                                                      

Memory work this week for third and fourth grade: John 15:17. Found in religion book on page 187.

READING

Third grade will be reading Life on the Ice. Our vocab strategy is going to be dictionary and glossary skills. The main skill this week will be main idea and details. The third grade will take a reading test Friday with questions about the vocabulary strategy, main idea and details, and Life on the Ice.

This week, fourth grade will be reading Sacagawea. Our vocabulary strategy this week will be shades of meaning. Our main skill is going to be main idea and details. The fourth grade will take a reading test Friday with questions about the vocabulary strategy, main idea and details, and Sacagawea.

BOOK REPORT DUE MAY 12TH FOR EVERYONE!

MATH

Third grade this week we will learn about the multiplication facts 0 & 5, estimating and measuring distance using feet, yards, and meters, identifying and solving “larger – smaller – difference” problems, making and drawing arrays, and writing number sentences for arrays. KEEP STUDYING ALL FACTS!

This week, fourth grade will learn about renaming fractions, common denominators, rounding whole numbers through hundred millions, and dividing by two-digit numbers. KEEP STUDYING MULTIPLICATION FACTS!

ENGLISH

In English this week, we will continue to learn about object pronouns. We will introduce how to change mixed tenses to past or present tense in a paragraphWe will have a chapter 8 part A test on May 18.

SCIENCE

This week in science we will continue to learn about the motions of Earth and the moon. We will also  learn about stars and galaxies. The chapter 11 science test will be Thursday, May 4.

SOCIAL STUDIES

This week in social studies, we will learn about farming and ranching on the plains. The chapter 9 social studies test will be Wednesday, May 17.

SPELLING

Third and fourth grade spelling lists will come home Monday. Everyone will take their spelling test Friday.

Classwork and Homework:

Monday: Third Grade: Science worksheet 32

Fourth Grade: Science worksheet 32

Tuesday: Third Grade: English Classroom Practice 38, Math Fact Practice 85B and Homework 85B

Fourth Grade: English Classroom Practice 38, Math Lesson 115 odds

Wednesday: Third Grade: Science worksheet 33

Fourth Grade: Math Lesson 116 evens, Science worksheet 33

Thursday: Third Grade: Math Fact Practice 86B and Homework 86B

Fourth Grade: Math Lesson 117 odds

Friday: Third Grade: English Classroom Practice 39, Math Fact Practice 87B and Homework 87B, Social Studies Workbook pg 83/84

Fourth Grade: English Classroom Practice 39, Math Lesson 118 evens, Social Studies Workbook pg 83/84