This Week...


I hope you are enjoying our nice weather! As a heads up, we will take the
NWEA Reading test on May 30th and the Math test on June 1st.

Today we finished out unit on dot plots. Our next unit is about decimals.
Please read the attached Home School Connection for more information about
this unit. Over the next week, we will begin by learning how fractions and
decimals are related, how to compare decimals on a number line.

In Literacy, we are continuing to study to the American Revolution. In
reading, students will be working in small groups to research a new
subtopic as a team. *They will need to bring 1 new article in on Monday.*
Most groups have not selected their subtopic yet, but will by the end of
the week. In writing, students finished their essays about their
subtopic. Now, they will begin writing an explanatory piece about their

In Science, we will learn about natural hazards that shape Earth's surface.

Have a great week,

Ms. Jones
Fourth Grade Teacher
LaSalle Language Academy