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4th grade Cuccio Mrs. Cuccio

Week of September 9th – 13th

This week, the fourth grade will…..

  • Complete buddy biographies and portraits.
  • Continue Reading Tales of the Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume.  We will examine the story’s vocabulary, make predictions, discuss story elements, and analyze the characters.
  • Begin Spelling:  Commonly Misspelled Words List 1 (through, received, surprise, friend, every, believe, decided, always,people, morning, something, their, there,they’re, threw, to, too, two, your, you’re)
  • Begin Grammar:  Lesson 1 Kinds of Sentences.
  • Begin Social Studies: Unit 1, Chapter 1:  The Land of New York and exploring the vocabulary within the chapter. We will also interpret maps to find elevations of different places.
  • Begin Religion, Chapter 1:  Jesus–the Way, the Truth, and the Life.
  • Be assessed on current math levels using an End of Year Grade 3 Assessment and a Grade 4 Prerequisite Skills Packet.  We will also play Jeopardy to review third grade skills.
  • Review place value through the thousands place. Introduce and practice identifying, reading, and writing numbers through the hundred thousands place.
  • Continue practicing and reinforcing our multiplication tables through games.

Tests/Quizzes:

1.)  Spelling- List 1 Commonly Misspelled Words Test on Friday, 9/13  

2.)  Religion-  Chapter 1 Quiz Tuesday, 9/17. 

2.)  Social Studies: Chapter 1 Lessons 1-2, Main Idea and Details, and Elevation Map Test Wednesday, 9/18.  

 


 

Homework for the week:

Monday:

1.)  Writer’s Notebook due tomorrow.

2.)  Turtle Facts due tomorrow.

3.)  Math:  My Multiplication Book 6s.

4.)  Grammar:  Kinds of Sentences Worksheet.

5.)  Spelling: Write spelling words in alphabetical order.

 

Tuesday:

1.)  Math:  My Multiplication Book 7s

2.)  Grammar:  That’s Groovy! Identifying and writing four kind of sentences worksheet.

3.)  Spelling: Write spelling words 1-10 from ABC list in complete sentences.

 

Wednesday:

1.)  Religion-  Chapter 1 Quiz Tuesday, 9/17. Briefly review highlighted material on pages 20-27.

2.) Math:  My Multiplication Book 9s and 10s

3.) Grammar:  Identifying and writing four kinds of sentences worksheet.

4.) Social Studies: Chapter 1 Lessons 1-2 Test Wednesday, 9/18. This Test will be on the vocabulary found in both lessons, as well as the notes found in the students notebooks. Students also need to be familiar with reading an elevation map.  They should also review worksheets pages 1 and 4-5 attached in their notebooks.

5.)  Spelling: Write spelling words 11-20 from ABC list in complete sentences.

 

 

Thursday:

1.)  Religion-  Chapter 1 Quiz Tuesday, 9/17. Briefly review highlighted material on pages 20-27.

2.)  Math:  My Multiplication Book 10s and 11s.

3.)  Grammar: Types of Sentences worksheet page 6.  Quiz Tuesday, 9/17.  Study Grammar book pages 8-11 and any worksheets that have come home.

4.)  Social Studies: Chapter 1 Lessons 1-2 Test Wednesday, 9/18. This Test will be on the vocabulary found in both lessons, as well as the notes found in the students notebooks. Students also need to be familiar with reading an elevation map.  They should also review worksheets pages 1 and 4-5 attached in their notebooks.

5.)  Spelling: Write spelling words three times each and study for our Spelling Test tomorrow.

 

Friday:

1.)  Please send your child in with an empty cereal box by Wednesday, 9/18.  This will be used for a project that we will be doing in class on The Tales of the Fourth Grade Nothing.

2.)  Religion:  Chapter 1 Quiz Tuesday, 9/17.  Review highlighted material on pages 20-27.

3.)  Grammar:  Types of Sentences Quiz Tuesday, 9/17.  Study Grammar book pages 8-11 and any worksheets that have come home.

4.)  Social Studies: Chapter 1 Lessons 1-2 Test Wednesday, 9/18. This Test will be on the vocabulary found in both lessons, as well as the notes found in the students notebooks. Students also need to be familiar with reading an elevation map.  They should also review worksheets pages 1 and 4-5 attached in their notebooks.

5.)  Scholastic Book Club orders are due September 20th.

6.)  Please send in a $20 cash or check (made out to Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy) for the class magazines Storyworks and Scholastic News as soon as possible.