Kim Coleman4th Grade(201)327-2021 ext 221Welcome 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:Reading:* 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 goalsWriting:* 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 punctuationMath:* 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 decimalsSocial Studies:*Teaching the idea of power and change through the American RevolutionWord 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-