Educating and Nurturing Since 1953

Admission of students without regard to race, religion, or color

518 283 0333

principal@sjsalbany.org

42 Dana Ave

Wynantskill, NY 12198

7:30am - 5:30pm

Monday - Friday

St Jude School

123 456 789

info@example.com

Goldsmith Hall

New York, NY 90210

07:30 - 19:00

Monday to Friday

4th Grade

Fourth Grade News

3/2/20                                       

In The Classroom:

Religion:  Our class will be learning about the Beatitudes this week.

ELA: The class will be reading a biography about Abraham Lincoln’s young life before he was president. In grammar the students will be working with helping and linking verbs. They will be poets and will be writing Rainbow Poems.

Math:  Fourth grade will prepare for a test on equivalent fractions. The test will be on Wednesday. Then the mathematicians will learn about adding fractions.

Science:   The scientists will continue learning about weathering and erosion and types of rocks. In STREAM they will be working on classifying minerals by their properties, such as color, texture, shape and mass.

Social Studies: Fourth graders will be finishing up their African American projects. Then they will start our unit on Colonial America.

 

Spelling Sentences:  To give fourth graders some extra time this week to work on their World Showcase projects, spelling sentences will not be assigned this week.

Academic Fair: The Academic Fair will be held on Thursday, March 12. This is a mandatory project for students. Please make plans with your child to help them work on their project.

Students should bring their completed projects and display materials to school that morning. They will set up their displays during the day. Evening viewing of the projects will be open from 6:00-7:30 pm.

 

Upcoming Dates:

            Thursday, March 12  Academic Fair  6:00-7:30

Friday, March 20  No School-Professional Development Day

Friday, March 27  Grade 2/3 and 4- Field Trip to Journey Through the Body                                                  at Crossgates Mall