• 4th Grade Newsletter

    Week of: February 18 - 22

    Dream beautiful dreams, and then work to make those dreams come true. -Spencer W. Kimball

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  • Language/Spelling


    * Read at home at least 30 minutes daily.

    Spelling List:

    • birthday                            journal
    • burrow                             nourish
    • courage                            purpose
    • courtesy                           purse
    • curtain                               return
    • early                                   turkey
    • first                                     turtle
    • furniture                           search
    • hamburger                      surface
    • heard                                  survey                   

    Reading Vocabulary:

    • lather - to form a foam or froth made by a detergent, especially soap, when stirred or rubbed in water
    • discord - an unpleasant combination of musical notes
    • niche - a curved space in a wall that is designed to hold a statue, vase, etc.
    • brandish - to wave or swing something, such as a weapon, in a threatening or excited manner
    • slake "your thirst" - to cause you to stop feeling thirsty; to quench your thirst
    • skulk - a pack, or a group, of foxes
    • instinct - an inborn pattern of activity or tendency to action common to a given biological species
    • courage - the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty, danger, pain, etc., without fear; bravery
    • nourish - to sustain with food or nutriment; supply with what is necessary for life, health, and growth
    • eddied - to cause to move in an eddy (circular current; whirlpool)
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  • Math

    Monday – Review for Unit 25 Test

              Homework – Study Guide - Get Parent Signature.

    Tuesday – Unit 25 Test

              Homework – None

    Wednesday – Introduce Vocabulary and Area/Perimeter

              Homework - Ready Workbook pages 278-279

    Thursday - Area and Perimeter

              Homework – Ready Workbook pages 280

    Math Vocabulary 

    • formula - a mathematical relationship that is expressed in the form of an equation
    • perimeter - the distance around a two-dimensional shape; the perimeter is equal to the sum of the lengths of the sides
    • area - the amount of space inside a closed two-dimensional figure
    • line plot - a data display that shows the frequencies of the data as marks above a number line
    • addition - an operation used to put together two or more quantities, find the total of two or more numbers, or find how many in all
    • subtraction - an operation used to take away or remove an amount to find what is left or a difference
    • multiplication - an operation used to find the total number of items in equal-sized groups
    • division - an operation used to separate a number of items into equal-sized groups



    Water Cycle



    Human Body

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  • February Students of the Month

    Mrs. Anderson - 

    Ms. Daugherty - Austin Dees

    Mrs. DeVitt - 

    Mrs. Glocke - Audri Parnell

    Mrs. Hayes - Nevaeh Pack

    Mrs. Parker - Nataly Ochoa

    Mrs. Rhodes - Ashlynn Griffith

    Mrs. Walters - 


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