Friday, August 6, 2010

August/September

I'm so excited to begin this year with your kids! The jump from 3rd to 4th grade is a big and exciting leap!  Here's a little overview of what we'll be covering in August and September.


Theme: "The strength of the team is each individual member...the strength of each member is the team." ~Coach Phil Jackson
Math: Adding and Subtracting to the Millions, Comparing Numbers, and Representing Numbers in Standard, Expanded, and Word Form
Reading: Comprehension through – Activating and Connecting, Questioning, Visualization, and Inferring Meaning
Book Report: Fairytales (Due the last Friday of each Month).
Writing: Memoirs and Fairytales
Science: Dinosaurs and Fossils
Social Studies: Utah’s State Symbols, Prehistoric Utah, Regions of Utah, Mountains, Lakes and Rivers