Friday, December 18, 2015

Week of December 21 th thru December 25th

Christmas Party for the fourth graders will be Tuesday afternoon, December 22.  We will enjoy snacks, play games and open our gift bags.

Wednesday  Christmas Break begins, see you January 4, 2016

Merry Christmas to everyone.

Monday, December 14, 2015

Week of December 14th thru 18th

Bible   Hebrews 11:12-16   test January 15, 2016

Monday  Homework- Spelling List 16 study for pre test
                                    History  answer questions 1-15  pgs 118-119

Tuesday  Spelling pre test
                Homework- Spelling study for test
                                   review final rough draft, Language research paper                                                      due Wednesday (will be completed in class) 
                                    History answer questions 16-30 pg 119

Wednesday  Spelling test List 16
                     No Homework

Thursday Math test
                Homework- History review study guides Chapter 10 test on Friday

Friday  History Chapter 10 Test

Friday, December 4, 2015

Week of December 7 thru the 11th

Bible test has been rescheduled for Tuesday, December 8,  Hebrews 11:8-11

Spelling Test List 15,  Wednesday, December 9

Homework will include studying for the Spelling pre test and test, also reviewing Hebrews 11:8-11

Looking forward to seeing all of you at the Christmas Play on December 11th.  The children have worked very hard.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Week of November 30 thru December 4th

Christmas is in full swing here in the fourth grade class, especially with preparations for the Christmas Play scheduled for December 11th.

The only test planned for this week will be Spelling List 14 on Wednesday, December 2.

Homework planned for the week is as follows:

Monday  History  read pgs 110-112, answer questions on pg 112
                Spelling study List 14

Tuesday Spelling List 14

Wednesday   No Homework

Thursday  History  read pgs 118-119, answer questions 1-15 pgs 118-119
                  Spelling study List 15

Friday  History answer questions 16-30  pgs 118-119
             Science  answer questions on pg 123

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Week of Novemver 23 thru 27th

Bible verse Hebrews 11:8-11 due Monday, November 23rd

Tuesday, November 24th, elementary students will be going to see  "The Peanuts Movie"

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday:   Thanksgiving Break

Have a Wonderful time with family and friends.  Count your blessings....

I consider it a blessing everyday that I have the opportunity to teach your children.

Thank you,
Debbie Meadows

Friday, November 13, 2015

Week of November 16 thru the 20th

On Tuesday, November 24th, elementary students will have the opportunity to see The Peanuts Movie.  Permission slips were sent home Friday, November 13 and are due back by Wednesday, November18th.
Fourth graders will have a party on Tuesday, November 24th in the afternoon.  I will provide a dessert (probably cupcakes) and we will play games, have an extra recess (depending on the weather) and just have fun.

REMINDERS:  Bible verse  Hebrews 11:8-11 due November 23
                          Book Report due December 3, will be completed in class

Monday  Language Test (reviewing capitalization and punctuation rules, and using 
                                      an encyclopedia)

               HOMEWORK  Spelling List 13
                                           History study guides Chap 8 and 9

Tuesday  Spelling pretest
                History Chapters 8 and 9 Test

                 HOMEWORK  Spelling List 13
                                             Science answer questions pg 109

Wednesday   Spelling List 13 Test

                      NO HOMEWORK

Thursday       Homework Spelling List 14
                                                 Science answer questions pg 110 and 113, Comp Check 5.4 and 5.5

Friday            Homework Hebrews 11:8-11, test on Monday November 23
                                               History read pg 110-112, answer questions, Comp Check 
                                                10D    pg112

Friday, November 6, 2015

Week of November 9 thru 13

Bible   Hebrews 11: 8-11, due November 23

Book Report due December 3, will be completed in class

Fourth graders are participating in the Book It! challenge, sponsored by Pizza Hut

4th graders will read 20 minutes a day, 5 days per week to meet the challenge.

Monday   Homework  Spelling  study List 12
                                     Science Chapter 4 study guide

Tuesday    Spelling Test  List 12
                  Science Chapter 4 Test

Wednesday  NO SCHOOL  Veteran's Day

Thursday  Homework  Spelling List 13
                                      Science Chapter 5  answer questions pg 104

Friday       Homework  Spelling list 13
                                      History pg 99, answer questions
                               1-11 on notebook paper

Friday, October 30, 2015

For the weekof November 2 thru 6

Bible   Hebrews 11: 8-11 due November 23

Fourth graders must choose a book for their 2nd book report  Name of book is due Monday, Nov 2
            Book report  will be completed in class  December 3

Monday  History Test Chapter 7 

                Homework- Spelling List 11
                                    -Science answer questions pg 95

Tuesday   Homework-Spelling pretest
                                    -Science pg 101 A. review terms
                                     B & C answer on paper

 Wednesday  Spelling Test List 11
                        No Homework

Thursday   Homework-Spelling List 12
                                       -History pg 91 answer questions 1-20

Friday  Homework-Spelling List 12

Friday, October 23, 2015

Week of October 26 thru 30

Monday - Bible   Hebrews 11:5-7 Test
                  Math  Test
                  Language Test
                  Homework - Spelling study List 10
                                         History study guide Chapter 6

Tuesday - Spelling pre-test
                  Book Report  Song of the Brook  rough draft
                  History Chapter 6 Test

                  Homework - Spelling study List 10
                                        Science  reread pgs 81 - 85

Wednesday - Spelling Test
                        Final draft of book report
                        No Homework!

Thursday - Homework  Spelling List 11
                                         History answer quest 1-23, pgs 80- 81

Friday -   Homework Spelling List 11
                                     History Chapter 7 study guide ( Test
                                       on Monday)


Friday, October 16, 2015

For the Week of October 19 - 23

REMINDERS:  Hebrews 11; 5-7  DUE October 26
                          Song of the Brook (book report will be completed in class) due October 27

Monday: Chapter 3 Science Test
               Spelling -  Homework study List 9, pretest Tuesday
               History - read pgs  62-65,  answer questions 1-14, pgs 68-69

Tuesday:  Spelling List 9 pre-test, study for Test on Wednesday
                 Science homework read pg 76-80  answer questions pg 80
                 Sections A and C                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
Wednesday:  Spelling Test list 9
                      No Homework!

Thursday:  Spelling homework List 10
                  Language homework, review Handbook of Rules and Definitions pages 265 - 267(including parts of a friendly letter)

Friday:  Language Test
              Use Study Guide Chapter 6 to study for History Test on Monday

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Week of October 12 - 16


Bible verses  Hebrews 11:5 -7   due October 26

Song of the Brook  book report due October 27, will be completed in class

Wednesday- No Homework!

Thursday- Spelling Homework List 9
               Reading Book  Liberty Tree pages 13-21
               to be read in class
               Science Homework page 73, 
                 answer questions  Sections B and C

Friday-     Science Homework Use Chapter 3 Study Guides  for  Science Test on Monday

Monday, October 5, 2015

Week of October 5, 2015

The Literacy Fair was a huge success, three (3) fourth graders have the opportunity to go to the County Literacy Fair.

Our field trip scheduled for Wednesday of last week was cancelled due to the weather.  If the event is rescheduled, we will notify you.

Spelling pre-test is scheduled for Tuesday and the test will be Wednesday, October 7, 2015.

Students will begin reading  Song of the Brook. A book report will be due the last week of October and will be completed in class.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Week of Sept 28th

Fourth graders have a busy week planned:

Monday, Sept 28,   Field Trip NCHS auditorium, musical presented by Ivy & Stone Council for the Arts

Wednesday, Sept 30   Field Trip    Grandview    Students will see a live performance by Theater West Virginia and take part in activities to learn about WV History

Friday, September 18, 2015

Week of September 21, 2015

Fourth graders are having a "Great" time preparing for Grandparent's Day. 


History quiz Chapter 3  Monday, September 21

Math Test Tuesday, September 22,

Spelling Test Wednesday, September 23

Bible Verses 

Hebrews 11: 1-4 due Monday, September 28,

Monday, September 14, 2015

Week of September 14

Literacy Fair Guidelines sent home September 14.  If you have any questions, let me know, and I'll get an answer for you.

Spelling test List 4 - Wednesday, September 16.

History test  Chapter 2 - Tuesday, September 15

Science test Chapter 2 - Friday, September 18

Friday, September 4, 2015

September 4, 2015

Literacy Fair NLCA  October 2, 2015

Guidelines will be forthcoming.

Encourage your child to read their book.

We are currently reading The Fledgling, A Newbery Honor book  written by Jane Langton.

Friday, August 28, 2015

August 28, 2015

Bible Memory Verses
Hebrews 11:1-4
Test Date:  September 28th
Fourth graders have been working diligently this week to finish assignments in class.
Homework will be assigned every night except Wednesdays.  I will send home a Homework assignment sheet, however students are learning to copy their assignments in their planners. 
A quick check by parents to ensure assignments:
  •  have been completed
  •  back in their binders
  •  returned the following day  
will be greatly appreciated.

Friday, August 21, 2015

Week of August 24,2015

Spelling tests on Wednesdays.

 Our first Spelling test will be Wednesday, August 26.

A pre-test will be given on Tuesdays.

Bible memory verses:

 Hebrews 11:1-4

Parents:  Remember $16.00 is due in the office before your child will receiver their Planner and God's World News.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Welcome Back To School

Fourth graders,

Welcome back to school.  I hope you had a great summer.  I am looking forward to seeing each of you. I believe that with a mix of hard work and fun, we will have a successful year.
See you Monday, August 17th.

 Fourth Grade Supply List 2015-2016.

King James Version Bible
1 Package Pencils
Twistable Colored Pencils
2 Red Checking Pens
1 Package of Markers
2 Glue Sticks
4 Packages of Blue or Black Erasable Pens (2 for School and 2 for Homework)
composition Notebook
2-1 subject Spiral Notebooks (no college rule)
4 Pocket folders
Dictionary with Word Pronunciations
Small Zippered Pencil Pouch
1-1 Inch 3 Ring Binder with Pockets (not the binders with zippers)
2 Boxes of Tissues
Planner and God's World News (Parents will need to reimburse $16 to NLCA.)

**Please leave supplies in their containers and label with your child's name.

Thank You