Mrs.Hunt's Fourth Grade

Mrs. Hunt's Fourth Grade Class

 Dear Parents/Guardians,

I hope everyone had a great weekend.

Progress Reports will be going home on Friday, Aug. 25th. Please check with your child to see if he/she has any missing assignments. Remember this is the halfway point to the end of the 1st quarter when report cards will come out.

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me at 399-2121 or shunt@geageckos.org

Thanks for all of your support!

Mrs. Hunt

 

 

Hunt’s Academic Calendar

Unit 2 Week 1

Aug 21nd-- 25th

Mon.  8-21

Tue.  8-22

Wed. 8-23

Thurs.  8-24

Friday 8-25

8:00-9:00

Pre-test

Copy the Rule

Compound Subjects.

In your Anthology books read the Big Question on page 72 and follow the directions on page 73. Be ready to share with the class.

Start on your

Spelling Definitions due 8/25  100pts

 

                         

8:00 – 9:00

Copy the Rule

Compound Predicates

Copy your Key Words on pages 75 & 77 50pts

 

Spelling Definitions

9:00-9:30

Break

 

8:00-9:15

Review the Rules

Display and read the sentences. Count the number of verbs in each sentence. Play a Sentence Race page 2.3

 

 

9:15-10:00

PERFORMING ARTS

 

 

 

8:00-9:00

Silent read page 74 & 76 then copy the Character Chart describe a character’s traits to a partner. We will be discussing trickster tales and listen to “Love and Roasted Chicken.”

 

Spelling Definitions

 

9:00-9:30 

BREAK

 

8:05-8:50

ART

8:50-10:00

Unit 2 Week 1 Tests

Spelling

Reading

Vocab

Writing

Early finishers complete 2.4 & 2.5 in your workbooks

10:00-10:30

BREAK

Language Arts

Language Arts

Language Arts

Language Arts

Language Arts

9:00-10:00

Writing

POW smart

Teach the Skill

Evisual 2.3

BREAK

10:00-10:30

LIBRARY

10:45-11:15

LUNCH

11:15-11:45

 

9:30-10:15

Writing

POW connect

Copy the Character Traits Chart. Make a list of character traits before you begin to write about a character. 3 minutes to make a list

10:00-11:15

Writing 

POW traits

“Show Don’t Tell” making a large chart for traits.

 

11:15-11:45

LUNCH

9:30-10:00

Writing

POW clever

Using the sentence strips to add descriptive details

10.30-11:15

Writing

Complete the descriptive detailed sentences and share

LUNCH

11:15-11:45

 

Math

Math

Math

Math

Math

11:45-12:30

2.10 Multiply 2-digit Numbers with Regrouping pgs. 83-86

Homework 41-42

 

12:30-12:45

Barn Burner

 

10:15-10:30

Go over homework

2.11 Multiply Using Partial Products pg. 87-90

Homework pg.43-44

10:30-11:15

P.E.

LUNCH

11:15-11:45

 

 

11:45-12:45

Go over homework

2.12 Solve Multistep Problems Using Equations pgs. 91-94

 Homework 45-46

 

 

10:00-11:15

Go over homework

Chapter 2 Review/Test pgs. 95-98

Homework NONE

LUNCH

11:15-11:45

 

11:45-12:00

Barn Burner

 

11:45-12:30

Chapter 2 Test

 

12:30-12:45

Barn Burner

Social Studies

        Science

Social Studies

      Science

Social Studies

12:45-1:30

Test on The Effect of the Depression

The Dust Bowl

 

1:30-2:00

Study Hall

 

11:45-12:15

What are forms of energy?

COMPUTERS

12:15-1:00

 

BREAK

1:00- 1:15

 

 

1:15-1:45

Study Skills

12:45-1:15

The Dust Bowl

BREAK

1:15-1:30

 

1:30-2:00

Study Skills

12:00-12:45

What is sound energy?

 

12:45-1:15

DIRT or GROUP

READING

 

MUSIC

1:15-2:00

 

12:45-1:1:15

The Dust Bowl

 

BREAK

1:15-1:30

 

Reading

Reading

Reading

Reading

Reading

2:00--2:25

Shiloh

1:45--2:25

Shiloh         

2:00-2:25

Shiloh         

2:00-2:25

Shiloh

1:30-2:25

Shiloh

Calendar is subject to change!

Spelling List – On Grade Level          

Words with short e

1.                    pellet

2.                    escape

3.                    forever

4.                    accident

5.                    clever

6.                    vegetable

7.                    invest

8.                    attend

9.                    express

10.                 medicine

11.                 employee

12.                 relative

13.                 prevent

14.                 object

15.                 regret

Watch-Out Words

16.                 their

17.                 well

18.                 there

19.                 good

20.                 they’re

 

 

 

Spelling Homework Mon-Thurs

Spelling Activities

Choose the activities that you would like to do. You must have a total of ___50__points every Friday. Check off the activities below that you complete. Use notebook paper to complete your work and staple to this sheet

These activities are worth

25 points

Crossword puzzle

 

Create a crossword puzzle using all of your spelling words

 Skit

 

Create a skit for you and a partner to perform in class.

Rhymes,   Synonyms, and Antonyms

 

Write a rhyming word, a synonym, or an antonym for 10 of your spelling words. Label the word you write as a rhyme, synonym, or antonym.

 These activities are worth

15 points

 

 

Poem

 

Using only 5 of your spelling words write a poem.

Word find

 

Using a newspaper or magazine (check with parents first before cutting up a magazine or newspaper)

Find 10 of your spelling words, cut the words out and paste it to a piece of construction paper.

Word search

 

Create a word search using all of your spelling words.

These activities are worth 10 points

 

Practice Test

 

Take a practice test at home, have a parent sign it and return it to me.

Sentences

 

Write a complete sentence for each of your spelling words. Underline each word.

Story

 

Write a story (be very creative) using all of your spelling words. Underline each word.

 

____ Total Points Completed