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Bridges Student Book

Want extra practice on some of the math we are doing in class? Find the practice pages for the unit and review them with your student! 

Bridges Student Book

Math Unit Pre-Assessments

Look at this Unit's Pre-Assessment to see what your student will be working on in class for the next few weeks. Use this to spark conversation throughout the Unit about the math learning that is going on in 4th grade!

 

Unit 1 Pre-Assessment

Unit 2 Pre-Assessment

Unit 4 Pre-Assessment

 

 

Check out the 4th grade IXL skills associated with the Common Core Standards too!

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Monthly Character Traits

September - Teamwork

October - Friendship

November - Integrity

December - Cooperation

January - Responsibility 

February - Respect

March - Initiative

April - Perseverance 

May - Flexibility 

Fourth Grade

DeWeerdt, Jennifer Teacher
Fischer, Kathryn Teacher
Trapani, Lisa Teacher

Math Games Homework - January 2018

NEW HOMEWORK - Each day for the month of January, students are to play a math game with an adult. These games are a review of skills learned so far in 4th grade. We encourage you to begin conversations about the math strategies and skills used while participating.

 

January Math Games Packet

Welcome to 4th Grade!

 

4th grade is a transitional year.  It is where students begin to develop study habits and organizational skills.  Students learn about responsibility and are accountable for their own assignments.  Fourth grade procedures are very routine and each day, students get better at budgeting their time and sticking to the routine.

 

Fourth graders are immersed in subject areas across the curriculums that are appropriate to their age.  They are tested on math facts weekly, and study many other areas from geometry to writing equations throughout the year.  We read and discuss many fourth grade novels, and practice different forms of writing with the Units of Study program.  They learn all about Native Americans, European Explorers, Spanish Missions and the Gold Rush.  They focus on the elements of art and create artworks incorporating those elements.  Fourth grade is a busy year!

 

Students participate in the Walk-Through California program where they have the opportunity to dress as figures from California’s past and learn about our history in an interactive way. We will participate in other programs both at school and outside of school that will correspond to our units of study. 

IXL Math

Attached is a document that has IXL skills students could be working on, in addition to those that will be assigned for weekly homework. Skills that do not pertain to our standards have been deleted and  skills that are critical and should be mastered this year are highlighted.  Please encourage your child to practice regularly (especially the highlighted skills).

 

Achievethecore.org has suggessted that 4th graders focus the majority of the their time on:

- Use addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to solve problems

- Understand place value for numbers up to a billion

- Equivalent fractions - identify if two fractions are worth the same amount, write an equivalent fraction if one is given

- Ordering fractions from least/greatest with like and unlike denominators

- Understand how decimals and fractions are related (write a fraction as a decimal and a decimal as a fraction)

- Compare decimals and fractions at the same time (i.e. put these in order from greatest to least:   0.5, 0.08, 1/2, 3/4)

 

IXL Skills Sheet

Daily Writing Warm Ups

Forgot your Daily Writing homework at school? Not to worry! Look at your planner, print out the correct page, and you are good to go!

 

Daily Writing Warm Ups 1-9

Daily Writing Warm Ups 10-18

Daily Writing Warm Ups 28-36

Home Connections

Have a Home Connections assignment and forgot it in class? Here is the book in PDF format! Just print the pages your teacher assigned.

 

Roadrunner Reading

Read 650 minutes this month to receive a free book from PTA!

Record your reading minutes on the calendar provided by PTA.

 

 

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