Fractured Fairy Tales Teacher: 4th grade Date: October 3, 2012 Math: add and subtract numbers with regrouping through hundred thousands, subtracting across zeros, mental math strategies Reading: We are writing Fractured Fairy Tales, reading and watching some fractured fairy tales, What makes a fairy tale fractured? Anybody remember Rocky and Bullwinkle “Fractured Fairy Tales”? English/writing: We will be writing a “fractured fairy tale”. We will be writing in complete sentences, using figurative language and developing characters in our tales.(no vocabulary tests this week) Science: We are learning about forms of electricity. All students need a “D” BATTERY, to use during our investigations over simple circuits. Having their supplies will be part of their grade. Social Studies: We are learning about the government and its branches, and we will be having a mock election in November Questions, Comments, or Concerns: Please sign and return on Thursday. Parent Signature: Date: October 10, 2012 Our e-mails: [email protected] [email protected] Name:______________________ Supplies Needed: $3. 00 PARTY money Your child’s AR information: _____ 9 week point goal _____current points achieved _____% of AR point goal achieved _____% comprehension Your child should have 85% of their AR goal with 85% comprehension. Don’t forget to wear PE shoes on “B” days. IMPORTANT DATES Oct. 3,5 – NWEA testing Oct. 8- we will be walking to Ewalt for Meet the Author Oct. 9- FIELD TRIP. to El Dorado for the Walnut River Water Festival WALNUT RIVER WATER FESTIVAL- Tuesday, October 9, 2012 Leave school at 8:15 am. arrive at Butler County College 9:00 a.m. 11:00-11:50 lunch ALL STUDENTS NEED TO BRING A SACK LUNCH!!!! We will be divided into 4 groups and going to 9 different activities throughout the day. We welcome parents to follow the bus or meet us at BCC. Please let us know if you plan on attending.