Tuesday, February 11 (Day D)


  • Use your corrected practice test to prepare for tomorrow’s chapter 10 test.
  • FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in my room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join us.


  • Read for pleasure


  • DLR 13-Wednesday & Thursday–due Thursday
  • We are learning about Helping Verbs-all 23! Have your child perform our song for you:) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-F2JWKY63K0&list=RD-F2JWKY63K0&start_radio=1
  • Today in class, students worked on transferring their 2-column notes for their Because of Winn-Dixie TDA to their final copy. If not completed, students are to finish for homework. It is due tomorrow morning, along with their 2-column notes.


  • The completed 2-sided worksheet is due Friday and the test will be administered Friday (or last day of the school week).  *Students have received the week 19 word list and worksheet. The test will be NEXT FridayFebruary 21.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post).
  • If a student earns a D or F, parents must sign the test and students return it to me the following day.

Social Studies:

  • PA map and regions test will be next week. Use the blue study guide to prepare.


  • Students should use the green Earth-Sun-Moon Study Guide to prepare for the test next week. (4-G on Wed., Feb. 19 & 4-O on Thurs., Feb. 20)


  • Please sign and return the WWE and blue report, that are both distributed on Mondays, by Friday of the same week.
  • FYI: I will be out Thursday and Friday of this week. Our substitute will be Mrs. Sandra Peifer.
  • We will have a valentine exchange at the end of the day Friday, February 14.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book)
  • FYI: If students take their Chromebooks home, they MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE–Wednesday, February 12
  • Thursday, February 13–4th-grade District Math Bowl (Pequea-1:30pm)
  • Thursday, February 13–PTO meeting (6:45pm in Commons)
  • Monday, February 17–President’s Day (NO school)
  • Friday, February 21–Yearbooks orders are due
  • Friday, February 21–Kids At Work Day-a green information sheet was sent home
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7
  • Friday, March 6–Conestoga Talent Show (1:45 pm)