Kim Coleman
    4th Grade
    (201)327-2021 ext 221  
    Welcome December!!  


    Reminder:  The chorus concert is next Tuesday, December 18th! 

    Reminder:  We will be having our big word study test on lists 1-5 next Tuesday, the 18th. 

    Reminder:  Please bring in a new or gently used book for our exchange.  Please wrap your book and put your name on it.  

    Here's a peek into what we are currently working on:

    * working on our independent reading stamina
    * practicing our responses to reading
    * Working on our questioning skills and making judgements about character through narrative nonfiction texts
    * finding just right books that keep our interest!!
    * consistently meeting with Mrs. Coleman to read, discuss our reading, and set new reading goals
    * generating ideas for future writing pieces
    * developing routines for writing long and strong each day
    * adding detail and elaboration 
    * paying attention to spelling, grammar, and punctuation 
    * Fractions:
    -sharing equally
    -fraction circles
    -finding equivalent fractions
    -solving fraction comparison number stories
    -comparing and ordering fractions
    -relating fractions to decimals
    -representing fractions and decimals
    -measuring centimeters and millimeters
    -comparing decimals
    Social Studies:
    *Teaching the idea of power and change through the American Revolution
    Word Study:
    * using word wall words correctly in well-constructed sentences
    * learning about parts of speech (specifically nouns- common and proper)
    * understanding the spelling and meaning of words
    * focusing on how to include meaningful and correctly written dialogue in our writing

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