Congratulations to Grace Kline for winning 1st place in the Pro Life Poster Contest for our grade level.  Also, congratulations to Emma Harms for winning 3nd place!!!!! 

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    Richard Review 

    Mrs. Deborah Richard

    4th Grade Teacher- 4A

    St. Theresa School 

    Phone: 717-774-7464

    Email: drichard@sainttheresaschool.org

    Degrees and Certifications:

    B.S. in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education

    Kutztown University 






    Week of February 17- 21, 2020


    Weekend Math HW from 2/13  pp. 603- 604; 605- 606 (most started in class)

    Monday: Music

                   Math - Study/ Finish HW

                   No School


    Tuesday: P.E. (Wear your P.E. uniform.)

                    Math-  "Check My Progress" Lessons 5-7


     Wednesday: Spanish

                          Math HW- pp. 611- 612

                          Group Book


    Thursday:  Library

                      Math HW- pp. 617- 618

                      Weekly Assessment, Grammar, and Spelling Tests


     Friday: Art

                 Liturgy- Some 4A students participate

                  Weekly Assessment, Grammar, and Spelling Tests

                 Math HW- STUDY for Chapter 9 Math Test on Monday, 2/24

                 Biography Timeline Due (directions given in class and in the project binder)


    Unit 4 Week 5 (Narrative Poetry ) 2/21

    Vocabulary:  attain, dangling, hovering, triumph.  Poetry Terms: stanza, connotation, denotation, repetition

    Comprehension Strategy:  visualize

    Comprehension Skill:  theme

    Vocabulary Strategy:   connotation and denotation

    Grammar:  Pronouns and Homophones

    Spelling:  Variant Vowel /ô/

    caught, laws, drawn, strawberry, straw, awe, shawl, alter, halt, talking, walker, chalk, corn, small, caller, squall, cough, fought, thought, false


    Reading Unit 4 Skills to Review: Unit Test 2/26- 27

    point of view, connotation and denotation, theme, idioms, Latin roots, compare and contrast, context clues, synonyms, boldfaced words, paragraph clues, comparing different texts, stanzas, repetition in poetry, pronouns (verb agreement, possessive, antecedents, homophones)


    Important Notes:


    2/13  Valentines Day Party 2:00- 2:45 (bring your own decorated bag or box)

    2/18  Math "Check My Progress" Ch. 9 Lessons 5-7

    2/21  Biography Book Report Due (Timeline- we went over the project in class)

    2/21 Some students participate in the 8:45 AM Mass

    2/24 Chapter 9 Math Test

    2/25 Chapter 12 Religion Test- You must know the precepts!

    2/26-27  Unit 4 Reading Test

    2/27  Light and Optics Performance Assessment

    2/28  Final Light and Optics Test (a study guide will be given)

    3/2  End of the 2nd Trimester

    3/23 PA Company Report Due (We have not gone over this in class.  I am listing the date because it was listed as 3/18 in one spot in the binder.  I wanted to give the class another weekend to work on it.  More information on company choices to follow.)

    Just an FYI- Our field trip will be 5/27  More information to follow.  The cost is $4, and I will need chaperones.
                    - Our PA Day will be on June 1st (11:30- 2:45).  Students will have a PA lunch and PA activities. 
                      This is in coordination with 4B.   More information to follow...

    Google Classroom (you will need your own account!)

    User: (first initial)(last name)@sainttheresaschool.org

    Password: stts(lunch number)


     Spencer and Skye Francis  

      "Tales with T.A.I.L.S." (Therapy Animals Increase Literacy Skills)