Week of Sept. 16-27,2019
Sept 19 – Meet the Teacher (book on line for times)
Sept 20 – Meet the Teacher -No school for students
Sept 26 – Terry Fox Assembly and Run 1:45pm
Spelling lists for 2 weeks:
List #1( test Sept. 19)
1.adaptation 2.anther 3. biennial 4. bulb 5.chlorophyll
6. cotyledons 7. cutting 8. deciduous 9. dispersal
List#2 (test Sept.27)
1. embryo plant 2. erosion 3. evergreen 4. flower
5. fruit 6. germination 7. leaves
8. life cycle 9. nutrient 10. Phloem
Students are beginning the year with Daily 5: learning definitions of new vocabulary, guided reading of grade level fiction and non-fiction text, grammar and handwriting techniques.
Tech. time will: include Spelling City, typing sites, French language websites, math literacy learning.
We are reviewing patterning and the link to real world examples. In grade 4 we are making connections with patterns that link to other aspects of math and discussing pre-algebraic terms to further stimulate interest in mathematical thinking. We are also connecting our journalling and diagram work to math and science learning in preparation for our 1 week daily field trip to Telus Spark Science Center in January.
Science: Plants and Plant Growth
Social: Alberta’s regions and mapping