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Hello!

This is Ashley Faith Ferrer, St. Norbert's Fourth Grade teacher.
 
We're learning a lot in this year! Please take the time to go over some of these topics with your student:
  • Using time wisely
  • Multiplication facts (0-12)
  • Identifying States
  • Prayer: Apostle's Creed
  • Prayer: Hail Holy Queen
 
Lastly, please encourage your student to read every day! 
 
 

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Week 11 - Homework

 
Oct. 29 - Nov. 2
UPDATES! 
No band on Thursday. Mass moved to Thursday for All Souls' Day.
 
SPELLING WORDS THIS WEEK
amount around destroy prowler brownie
exploit rowdy coward poison trouble
double counter toilet noisy thousand
 
MON TUES WED THURS FRI
Religion:
Pray for the dead
 
LA: spelling/reading
 
Math: worksheet 4-2
Religion:
Pray for the dead
 
LA: spelling/reading
 
Math: finish classwork
 Religion:
Pray for the dead
 
LA: spelling/reading
 
 
 
Religion:
Pray for the dead
 
LA: spelling/reading
 
 
 
Religion:
Pray for the dead
 
Spelling test
 
Math Music Video due
 
 

Week 10 - Homework

UPCOMING
Social Studies Test Friday
Spelling Test Friday
 
SPELLING WORDS THIS WEEK
 already
drawing always almost although
cautious flawless autumn gnawed awesome
yawning also alter awful awkward
 
Monday, Oct. 22
 
LA
reading
spelling
 
Social Studies
Study vocabulary cards, finish them if not finished in class
 
 

Week 9 - Homework

BOTANIC GARDENS FIELD TRIP on Friday! 
 
UPCOMING 
Spelling on Friday before we leave (class choice)
Topic 3 Math Test Thursday
 
 
SPELLING THIS WEEK: long and short O sounds
dolphin operate common boastful oxygen
goalpost coldness roadway stroller coachable
 
Thurs. Oct. 18
 
Wed. Oct. 17
 
Tues. Oct. 16 
 
Mon. Oct. 15
 
LA
Spelling
Reading* make sure to get those initials!
 
Math
Worksheet 3-5

Week 8 - Homework

UPCOMING! 
Field Trip to Botanic Gardens on Oct. 19; please return your students with the field trip form and fee if you have not done so already.
Mrs. Miles will be organizing a sign-up for chaperones. Make sure you are Virtus trained.
 
BAND! 
Make sure students bring their instrument every Thursday
 
TESTS ON FRIDAY
Spelling
 
 
SPELLING THIS WEEK: short i sounds
differ distribute rhythm symbol frighten
lightning mighty injure system syllable
 
Oct. 10, 2018
 
LA
Spelling and Reading
 
Math
3-2 worksheet
 
Science
Last page of guided notes packet (if not finished in class)
 
Oct. 9, 2018
 
LA
Spelling and Reading

Week 7 - Homework

UPCOMING! 
Field Trip to Botanic Gardens on Oct. 19; please return your students with the field trip form and fee if you have not done so already.
Mrs. Miles will be organizing a sign-up for chaperones. Make sure you are Virtus trained.
 
BAND! 
Make sure students bring their instrument every Thursday
 
TESTS ON FRIDAY
Spelling on Friday
Unit 1 Religion Test (open note) Friday
Number Patterns Project due (counted as a test grade) 
 
SPELLING THIS WEEK
ketchup feather caffeine belief Halloween
effort receive Wednesday jealous sweater
neither breakfast expert ceiling forever
 
Wednesday 10/3
LA
Reading
Spelling
 
Social Studies
3 Branches of Government Tree & Leaves: students will use their Social Studies book (p. 50-51) to sort and glue the features of the 3 Branches on the corresponding branches. 
 
Math
Number Patterns Project
 

Week 6 - Homework

SPELLING WORDS FOR THIS WEEK
1. heroes
2. solos
3. tomatoes
4. potatoes
5. echoes
6. indexes
7. patterns
8. cacti
9. octopi
10. sopranos
11. altos
12. sequences
13. intentions
14. organization
15. government
 
Thursday, Sept. 27
 
LA
Spelling
Reading
 
Math
2-5 worksheet
 
Wednesday, Sept. 26
 
LA
Spelling
Reading
 
Science
Pictures for Classification Project (if not done in class)
 
Tuesday, Sept. 25
 
LA
Spelling
Reading
  
Math
2-3 sheet 
 
Monday, Sept. 24, 2018
 
LA
Spelling
Reading
 
Science
Bring trading cards for tomorrow! (pokemon, sports cards, playing cards, etc.)
 
Math
2-1 sheet (if not done in class)

Week 5 - Homework

NOTICE! Slime, putty and squishies are now BANNED. If students wish to play with them during recess, they must stay in their backpacks. 
 
THIS WEEK
Wednesday - Picture Day!
Thursday - Spelling Test, Ch. 1 Social Studies Test, Topic 1 Math Test
We will be incorporating study time during the week. 
Friday - No school! 
 
THIS WEEK'S SPELLING WORDS
vetoes  bacteria
nuclei vertebrae
axes fungi
formulas they're
their there
 
Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018
 
Language Arts
Spelling
Reading
 
Math
Worksheet 1-10 **ONLY ODD PROBLEMS! 
Study!
 
Social Studies
Study!
 
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018
 
Language Arts
Spelling Activity
Reading
Autobiography Outline
 
Monday, Sept. 17, 2018
 
 
Language Arts
Spelling Activity (only 3 this week)
Read

Week 4 - Homework

IMPORTANT! Sept. 19th is Picture Day. Today students were sent home with the order forms. Please turn them in ASAP. 
 
Students were sent home with TWO field trip forms: one for Botanic Gardens and another for Feed My Starving Children. Please turn in each form with the money in separate envelopes to ensure organization. 
 
UPCOMING TESTS 
- Math Topic 1 on Tuesday
- Social Studies Ch. 1 on Thursday
 
THIS WEEK'S SPELLING WORDS
 
1. closer
2. brightest
3. healthier
4. craziest
5. finer
6. roughest
7. noisier
8. luckier
9. dirtier
10. cleverest
11. clumsiest
12. lazier
13. easier
14. greasier
15. naughtiest
 
Thursday, September 13, 2018
 
Language Arts
Reading Check
 
Math
Please review multiplication facts with your child!
 
 
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Language Arts
Reading Check
 
Math
Worksheet 1-9
 
Science
Finish animal/plant cell flipbook (what you did not finish in class)
 
 
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
 
Language Arts
Reading Check
 
Math
Worksheet 1-7
 
Monday, September 10, 2018
 
Language Arts
Reading Check
 
Math
Worksheet 1-6

Week 3 - Homework

Thursday, September 6, 2018 
 
 
Language Arts
Reading Check
 
Science
Animal Cell Flipbook, labels and pictures only
 
 
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
 
 
Language Arts
Reading Check
 
 
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
 
Religion
--
 
Language Arts
Reading Check: Tuesday Reading minutes & complete one statement
 
Social Studies
Workbook p. 15-16
(Use your books)
 
Math
Worksheet - Practice 1-5
 
Science
p. 29 in textbook: "Make a Foldable Study Guide"
At least 5 full-sentences per category. 
Parents - we are working on summarizing our reading. Our motto is "If we are copying, we are not learning!" 

Week 2 - Homework

Thursday - August 30, 2018
 
Religion
--
 
Language Arts
Do two spelling activities. See Spelling Activity packet for information. (5 of 5) 
 
Social Studies
--
 
Math
Worksheet 1-4 
Quick Check Packet 1-4 (as an extension, we will continue in class)
 
Science
-- 
 
Wednesday - August 29, 2018
 
Religion
p. 76 in Workbook (Prayer Area questions)
 
Language Arts
Do one spelling activity. See Spelling Activity packet for information. (3 of 5) 
 
Social Studies
Regions Map
p. 3 in Workbook
 
Math
Worksheet (if it was not finished in class)
 
Science
-- 
 
Tuesday - August 28, 2018
 
Announcements: Remember to bring in $5 for the Assignment Notebooks! Also, students will be getting their Chromebooks this week. 
 
Religion
--
 
Language Arts
Do one spelling activity. See Spelling Activity packet for information. (2 of 5) 
 
Social Studies
Vocabulary Cards
 
Math
Properties Posters
 
Science
-- 
 
Monday - August 27, 2018
 
Announcements: Remember to bring in $5 for the Assignment Notebooks! Also, students will be getting their Chromebooks this week. 
 
Religion
--
 
Language Arts
Do one spelling activity. See Spelling Activity packet for information. 
 
Social Studies
Page 2 in SS Workbook - Vocabulary Preview
 
Science
-- 
 
 
 
 

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Bringing a snack or special treat?

Please email me in advanced! Our snack time usually falls around 3rd period (9:34) however on Fridays, we have it 4th period (10:16) after PE. 
Science & Social Studies Textbooks! 
Students should have both books at home with their assigned number.