Friday, February 28 (Day D)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure

MATH:

  • No homework 🙂
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 21 list for the test on Friday, March 13. The Week 21 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday, March 13. (We will not have a spelling test on Fri., March 6 because of the talent show in the afternoon.)
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Tuesday 15

SCIENCE:

  • Use the one-page, green study guide to prepare for the Cloud Test next week (4-G on Mon., March 2 and 4-O on Tues., March 3)
  • Students may also go to Google Classroom Science and do the Quizizz Cloud Quiz to practice
  • Students may watch the Brainpop Water Cycle video again: https://www.brainpop.com/science/earthsystem/watercycle/

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • Our next unit of study is Pennsylvania Government.

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) if you didn’t
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE – Monday, March 9
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Thursday, February 27 (Day C)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure

MATH:

  • GOLD group–elapsed time paper #1-4 odds only
  • BLUE group–elapsed time paper #1-4 ALL
  • PSSA packet: #9 (Students MUST show work and may use a calculator)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 20 list for the test on Friday. The Week 20 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Tuesday 15

SCIENCE:

  • Use the one-page, green study guide to prepare for the Cloud Test next week (4-G on Mon., March 2 and 4-O on Tues., March 3)
  • Students may also go to Google Classroom Science and do the Quizizz Cloud Quiz to practice
  • Students may watch the Brainpop Water Cycle video again: https://www.brainpop.com/science/earthsystem/watercycle/

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • Our next unit of study is Pennsylvania Government.

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) by Friday
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE – Monday, March 9
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Wednesday, February 26 (Day B)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure

MATH:

  • GOLD group or absentees:one side only of “DRAW THE CLOCK HANDS” paper starting with 3 o’clock.
  • BLUE group–Ss know who is required to complete the 3 o’clock sheet for practice 😉
  • PSSA packet: #8 (Students MUST show work and may use a calculator)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 20 list for the test on Friday. The Week 20 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

SCIENCE:

  • Use the one-page, green study guide to prepare for the Cloud Test next week (4-G on Mon., March 2 and 4-O on Tues., March 3)
  • Students may also go to Google Classroom Science and do the Quizizz Cloud Quiz to practice

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • The students did it—they cracked the code and opened the geocaching treasure box today! All treasures and compasses were donated by the Zurn family:) Thanks for the fun adventure!
  • Our next unit of study is Pennsylvania Government.

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) by Friday
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE – Monday, March 9
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • Spring Picture Day on Thursday, Feb. 27 (The order form was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Tuesday, February 25 (Day A)

READING:

MATH:

  • p. 733-734 #1-12 odds (must show formula–use reference half sheet)
  • PSSA packet: #7 (Students MUST show work and may use a calculator)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 20 list for the test on Friday. The Week 20 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

SCIENCE:

  • Use the one-page, green study guide to prepare for the Cloud Test next week (4-G on Mon., March 2 and 4-O on Tues., March 3)
  • Students may also go to Google Classroom Science and do the Quizizz Cloud Quiz to practice

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • As a culminating activity to our map skills/PA regions unit, students participated in a geocaching activity titled, Uncharted Lancaster: Conestoga Elementary Adventure, designed by Mr. Adam Zurn. Thank you, Mr. Zurn, for your expertise and creativity!
  • BOTH CLASSES COMPLETED THE GEOCACHING ACTIVITY TODAY! Check out the Conestoga Elementary website for action pix:) At the students’ next class period, they will use their codes to open the treasure box—they are VERY excited!

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) by Friday
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE – tomorrow,Wednesday, Feb.26
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • Spring Picture Day on Thursday, Feb. 27 (The order form was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Monday, February 24 (Day D)

READING:

MATH:

  • p. 727-728 #1-9
  • PSSA packet: #6 (Students MUST show work and may use a calculator)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 20 list for the test on Friday. The Week 20 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Wednesday 14

SCIENCE:

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • As a culminating activity to our map skills/PA regions unit, students participated in a geocaching activity titled, Uncharted Lancaster: Conestoga Elementary Adventure, designed by Mr. Adam Zurn. Thank you, Mr. Zurn, for your expertise and creativity!
  • BOTH CLASSES COMPLETED THE GEOCACHING ACTIVITY TODAY! Check out the Conestoga Elementary website for action pix:) At the students’ next class period, they will use their codes to open the treasure box—they are VERY excited!

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) by Friday
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE–Wednesday, Feb.26
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • Spring Picture Day on Thursday, Feb. 27 (The order form was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Friday, February 21 (Day C)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure

MATH:

  • p. 719 #1-6 and p. 720 #14 (must show formula–use reference half sheet)
  • PSSA packet: #5 (Students MUST show work and may use a calculator)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 20 list for the test on Friday. The Week 20 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Tuesday 14

SCIENCE:

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • Geocaching (outside) for 4-G–Monday and possibly Wednesday (dress accordingly)

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) if you didn’t
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE–Wednesday, Feb.26
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • Spring Picture Day on Thursday, Feb. 27 (The order form was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Thursday, February 20 (Day D)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure
  • Study the Lesson 13 Vocabulary for the test Friday
  • We read to our kindergarten buddies today 🙂

MATH:

  • p. 713-714 #1-9 (must show formula–use reference half sheet)
  • Have your child tell you the TALL TALE of “Gallon Kingdom”–enjoy:)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 19 list for the test. The test will be Friday, February 21. . The Week 19 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday, Feb. 21.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Tuesday 14
  • The good copy of The Stranger TDA is due by Friday morning.

SCIENCE:

  • We reviewed the four main types of clouds.

SOCIAL STUDIES:

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) by Friday
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE–Wednesday, Feb.26
  • Friday, February 21–Yearbooks orders are due (the form was sent home in the WWE)
  • Friday, February 21–Kids At Work Day – Students may dress to show a job they might like to have in the future.
  • The next Box Top collection date is Friday, Feb. 21. Please send your clipped box tops to school by this date.
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • Spring Picture Day on Thursday, Feb. 27 (The order form was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Wednesday, February 19 (Day A)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure
  • Study the Lesson 13 Vocabulary for the test Friday

MATH:

  • p. 707 #1-12 evens (must show formula–use reference half sheet)
  • PSSA packet: #2 & 3 (Students MUST show work and may use a calculator)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 19 list for the test. The test will be Friday, February 21. . The Week 19 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday, Feb. 21.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Monday 14
  • The good copy of The Stranger TDA is due by Friday morning.

SCIENCE:

  • Today we reviewed the four main types of clouds.

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • PA map and regions test this week (4-O Wednesday; 4-G Thursday). Use the blue study guide to prepare. Students can go into Google Classroom/Social Studies to take a Quizizz test to also prepare:)

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) by Friday
  • On Friday students were given a district letter about the upcoming puberty presentation. Please read it, and you may contact the school nurse if you have any questions. The letter is in your child’s blue homework folder today.
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE–Wednesday, Feb.26
  • Friday, February 21–Yearbooks orders are due (the form was sent home in the WWE)
  • Friday, February 21–Kids At Work Day – an information sheet was sent home in the WWE
  • The next Box Top collection date is Friday, Feb. 21. Please send your clipped box tops to school by this date.
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • Spring Picture Day on Thursday, Feb. 27 (The order form was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6 – Conestoga Talent Show (1:45)
  • Thursday, March 12 – PTO meeting in the Commons (6:45 pm)
  • Friday, March 13 – Early dismissal (1:30 pm)
  • Friday, March 20 – End of MP 3

Tuesday, February 18 (Day D)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure
  • Study the Lesson 13 Vocabulary for the test Friday

MATH:

  • Estimating distances worksheet #1-9 (reverse side of in-class worksheet).
  • PSSA packet: #1 (Students MUST show work and may use a calculator)
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 19 list for the test. The test will be Friday, February 21. . The Week 19 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday, Feb. 21.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Monday 14

SCIENCE:

  • Students should use the green Earth-Sun-Moon Study Guide to prepare for the test tomorrow. (4-G on Wed., Feb. 19 & 4-O on Thurs., Feb. 20)
  • Students may go to Google Classroom Science and do Quizizz Earth/Sun/Moon to practice for the test 🙂

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • PA map and regions test this week (4-O Wednesday; 4-G Thursday). Use the blue study guide to prepare. Students can go into Google Classroom/Social Studies to take a Quizizz test to also prepare:)

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) by Friday
  • On Friday students were given a district letter about the upcoming puberty presentation. Please read it, and you may contact the school nurse if you have any questions. The letter is in your child’s blue homework folder today.
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE–Wednesday, Feb.26
  • A BIG Congratulations to our 4th Grade Math Bowl Team – Will, Ashlynn, Sawyer, & Kaleb – for earning 2nd place in the math bowl!!!!! Way to go!! 🙂
  • Friday, February 21–Yearbooks orders are due (the form was sent home in the WWE)
  • Friday, February 21–Kids At Work Day – an information sheet was sent home in the WWE
  • The next Box Top collection date is Friday, Feb. 21. Please send your clipped box tops to school by this date.
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • Spring Picture Day on Thursday, Feb. 27 (The order form was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6–Conestoga Talent Show

Friday, February 14 (Day C)

READING:

  • Read for pleasure
  • Study the Lesson 13 Vocabulary for the test next Friday

MATH:

  • No homework
  • *FYI: math mentoring is available to all 4th graders during our lunch/recess period in Mrs. Ochs’s room. So, if your child is struggling with any concepts, encourage him/her to join them.

SPELLING:

  • Study the Week 19 list for the test. The test will be NEXT FridayFebruary 21. . The Week 19 spelling homework must also be handed in by Friday, Feb. 21 There will not be a spelling test this week.
  • Students can practice their words through the use of Spelling City (found under Fun Links on the right side of the blog post). It is still helpful, though, to have an adult give paper and pencil practice tests to check progress.

WRITING:

  • Do DLR (Daily Language Review ) – Monday 14

SCIENCE:

  • 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)
  • Students may go to Google Classroom Science and do Quizizz Earth/Sun/Moon to practice for the test 🙂

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • PA map and regions test next week (4-O Wednesday; 4-G Thursday). Use the blue study guide to prepare. Students can go into Google Classroom/Social Studies to take a Quizizz test to also prepare:)

INFORMATION:

  • Sign & return the WWE (Weekly Work Envelope) & WR (blue Weekly Report) if you didn’t
  • Today students were given a district letter about the upcoming puberty presentation. Please read it, and you may contact the school nurse if you have any questions. The letter is in your child’s blue homework folder today.
  • FYI: Mrs. Ochs will be out Thursday and Friday of this week. Her substitute will be Mrs. Sandra Peifer.
  • FYI: Chromebooks MUST come to school fully charged each day.
  • The next instrument lesson day with Ms. Almoney is Monday, March 2 (Remember your instrument and book.)
  • Next BOOK EXCHANGE–Wednesday, Feb.26
  • A BIG Congratulations to our 4th Grade Math Bowl Team – Will, Ashlynn, Sawyer, & Kaleb – for earning 2nd place in the math bowl!!!!! Way to go!! 🙂
  • Monday, February 17–President’s Day (NO school)
  • Friday, February 21–Yearbooks orders are due (the form was sent home in the WWE)
  • Friday, February 21–Kids At Work Day – an information sheet was sent home in the WWE
  • HS production of The Wizard Of Oz: February 28 and 29 & March 6 and 7. The Emerald City Event will be February 22 from 1:30-4:00. (Information was sent home in the WWE.)
  • March 6–Conestoga Talent Show