4th Grade Weekly Newsletter 12/1

Weekly Newsletter

“My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord; my spirit rejoices in God my savior.” Luke 1:46

A look at next week:

Religion: Chapter 13 Advent

We are collecting toys for children in Tijuana. Please send in by December 15th. Click here for more information.

Language Arts: Lesson 2.9

4th Grade Weekly Spelling Homework (The spelling words can be found by clicking on the Lesson 2.9 link above.)

4th Grade Reading Log

Math: Chapter 4 Multiply One and Two Digits

Please memorize multiplication tables.  Click here for a great practice sheet!

Social Studies: Mission Project

Important Due Dates for Mission Projects:

12/19/17 Completed research page from packet due, Project approval form due

1/19/18 Written report due

1/26/18 Mission project due

1/31/18 Mission presentations

Please refer to the mission packet for more details on these assignments.

Science: Plate Tectonics

• Patterns in rock formations and fossils in rock formations can provide evidence of
changes in a landscape over time.
• Effects of weathering or the rate of erosion by water, ice, wind, or vegetation can
be made through observations of a changing landscape.
• Patterns of Earth’s features can be interpreted using data from maps.
• Humans can design solutions to reduce the impacts of natural Earth processes.

Upcoming Important Dates:

12/4 Monday: 12noon Dismissal, Parent Teacher Conferences

12/5 Tuesday: 12noon Dismissal, Parent Teacher Conferences

12/6 Wednesday: 8am Mass (Formal uniform required), Christmas Caroling Field Trip Permission Slips due, 12noon Dismissal, Parent Teacher Conferences

12/7 Thursday: Team Day, P.E.

12/8 Friday: 8am Immaculate Conception Mass (Formal uniform required), Religion Ch 13 Test, Spelling/L.A. 2.9 Tests, 12noon Dismissal

12/9 Saturday Escondido Christmas Parade- St. Mary School is participating in the Escondido Christmas Parade. Students are welcome to join us and walk with the float if accompanied by a parent. More information will be coming out.