Welcome back to school and a new year! It’s hard to believe that 2015 has arrived and that we are almost half way through the fourth grade year.
We would like to thank everyone for their hard work in mastering the multiplication facts. Knowing the multiplication facts is a stepping stone for all the new math concepts we will be learning next. Our new year will start off with learning the division process, and then into fractions and decimals.
We will be finishing our study of the regions of the U.S. and moving on to Economics in Social Studies. In Science our focus will be moving into the physical sciences and the study of weather, electricity, magnets, and matter.
Our writing objectives will cover
The end of January also marks the half- way point of our year and the mid-winter NWEA tests. This testing session will give us a clear picture of our students’ progress towards making their end of the year goals.