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Welcome to the 4th Grade Web page! This page is updated at the end of each week. It will feature upcoming events, assessments, and topics that will be covered in class. Links and copies to many useful materials are included on this page. Students and parents should check the site each and every weekend.



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We have a busy week ahead of us. Students are wrapping up many units of study this week and will need to prepare for tests please view this section below carefully.

We will visit the Christmas Shop on Monday. Envelopes were sent home on Friday. Please note that pizza money is due on MONDAY December 19th for January. No late orders will be accepted. Also if you haven't already done so please send in the $5.00 fee for this Friday's Craft Day.

Report Cards were issued on Friday . You may keep the card, but please sign and return the envelope. Congratulations to the many students who received honors for the first time!


This year the National Junior Honor Society and our Student Council collected items for our troops. Thank you to those who helped out with this collection.


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~Mrs. Eileen Coughlin

awesome video about the Papal visit

Upcoming Tests and Projects

English- noun test Wed.

Social Studies- Native Americans in PA test Thursday

Science- Plant test Friday

Homework for Specials

Spanish- review flash cards


http://quizlet.com/ Use this site to make flash cards It's free!

Key Concepts for Week of 12/4/2016
Religion- Design a Christmas Alphabet story for our buddies
Science- plants
Social Studies- Native Americans way of life
Reading- the Stranger
Writing- nouns continued
Math- Quotient cafe
GO Math

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News

Our Christian Witness award was received by Dermot Gray for practicing reverence.

Announcing Every Kid in a Park: A new White House youth initiative to get all 4th graders and their families ... This pass provides free access to national parks,
FREE pass to National Parks



Dates

12/12 Christmas Shop Day
12/16 Craft Day/Pizza Day

12/19 Pizza Money due for January 6th
12/20 Christmas Pageant meet in Church basement at 6:40

12/22-1/2 Christmas Break..... See you on Tuesday January 3rd 2017!



Resources
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4th Grade Hi-lights 2015
Citizenship Challenge
Video presentation
http://www.catholicschools-phl.org/We were were featured on the OCE's website
Citizenship Challenge Information

NDS Place Mat Contest
https://www.facebook.com/NdsSchoolLunchProgram

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Curriculum:
http://www.catholicschools-phl.org/images/Grade_4_Standards.pdf
General
Free Rice- Reviews all subjects and allows students to make a difference http://www.freerice.com/
Games for various subjects: http://www.funbrain.com/ Weekly Reader: http://www.weeklyreader.comF
flashcards http://quizlet.com/
Mr. Nussbaum's 1,000 educational sights in one: Amazing sight with a little bit of everything

Religion
Games to Review Units:
http://www.loyolapress.com/games-for-christ-our-life-grade-4.htm

Math
Quotient Cafe- long division practice

GO Math

Fraction Resources
http://www.educreations.com/lesson/view/fractions-on-a-number-line-and-chart/886897/?ref=link
http://www.abcya.com/fraction_tiles.htm
http://www.educreations.com/lesson/view/equivalent-fractions-iii/6352113/


Practice Activites: http://www.ixl.com/
Multiplication Games: http://www.multiplication.com/interactive_games.htm
Multiplication activities: Multiplication games
Visual Math Learning: http://www.visualmathlearning.com/
Very helpful Math site for all concepts
Kahn Academy 4th grade Math


Social Studies

Valley Forge videos

Digital textbook
American Revolution
Declaration Music Video
Kids National Geographic: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/
Activities that Ben Franklin tried: http://www.sin.fi.edu/franklin/activity.html
geography http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/World_Continents.htm
PA State Park Website: http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/sprinto.htm
"Visit" travel regions of PA: http:///www.state.pa.us/visit/html/kids.html and http://www.state.pa.us/visit/html/regions.html
"Visit "William Penn's Home Pennsbury Manor: http://www.libertynet.org/pensbury
"Visit" the Liberty Bell, the Betsy Ross House, and where Ben Franklin lived: http://www.us.history.org
Valley Forge: http://www.libertynet.org/iha/valleyforge
Gettysburg Field Trip: http://www.nps.gov/gett/index/htm
Hershey Park: http://www.hersheys.com/kidstown/index/html and http://www.hershey-museum.microserve.net
Virtual Reality Field Trips: [[http://www.techtrekers.com/virtualft.htm ]]
America's Story: http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi
World Geography:
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/World_Continents.htm
State Symbols http://statesymbolsusa.org/

English
Textbook Site: www.loyolapress.com/voyages-in-english-2011-student.htm
Spin and Spell: http://www.spinandspell.com/game.swf
Spelling Site that allows you to type in your list words and use them to review
http://www.spellingcity.com/


Science
Textbook Site: http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/science/grade4_nl.html
Games: http://resources.kaboose.com/games/science.html
Biology for Kids: http://www.biology4kids.com/
Chemistry for Kids: http://ww.chem4kids.com/
Human Body Games and Activities:
http://kidshealth.org/kid/htbw/htbw_main_page.html
http://www.scrubsandbeyond.com/medical-and-health-games-for-kids-and-teens.aspx
NASA Space Place: http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/games.shtml
Weather Map: http://glencoe.com/sec/science/activites/weather/index.html
Reading
Power Points and Links to Activities for each story http://classroom.jc-schools.net/samst/reading-new.html
Vocabulary Fun http://www.vocabulary.co.il/
Reading Incentive Program: http://www.bookadventure.com/


Terra Nova Sites to use to review**/

tips and math multiple choice practice

Science practice

skills to practice in Math and Reading