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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.

Dear 4th graders and families,

Enjoy your last days of summer! A special welcome to Madelyn Dannenfelser and Aulani Daniel to the GSC community. Get ready for a challenging year of learning and growing together! I'll see you on September 7th for the first day of 4th grade!

*Summer work and a stationery list can be found in the resources section below.

*Parents please purchase clear contact paper in order to cover workbooks that the class will receive during the first days of school. Please have all books covered by Monday 9/19. Thanks.

~Mrs. Eileen Coughlin

awesome video about the Papal visit

Upcoming Tests and Projects

"Brown Bag" projects due Friday 9/9 *information to follow on 1st day of school

Summer Work Packets are due Monday 9/12. (a copy is located below) Use this site to make flash cards It's free!

Key Concepts for Weeks of 9/4 and 9/11
Religion- Saint Terese/The Blessed Trinity
Science- Animal Classification
Social Studies- Remembering 9/11/World Geography
Reading- Because of Winn Dixie
Writing- Bio Poem
Math- reivew of basic operations/check of pre-requiste skills for 4th grade/place value
GO Math


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

Wed. 9/7 First Day of School Noon Dismissal
Thurs. 9/8 Full Day

Mon. 9/12 CARES begins
Fri. 9/16 Opening School Liturgy/Student Council Installation

Thus. 9/22 Back to School Night 6:30
Fri. 9/23 Fall Picture Day

Click on the boxes below to obtain information


4th Grade Hi-lights 2015
Citizenship Challenge
Video presentation were were featured on the OCE's website
Citizenship Challenge Information

NDS Place Mat Contest


Free Rice- Reviews all subjects and allows students to make a difference
Games for various subjects: Weekly Reader: http://www.weeklyreader.comF
Mr. Nussbaum's 1,000 educational sights in one: Amazing sight with a little bit of everything

Games to Review Units:

Quotient Cafe- long division practice

GO Math

Fraction Resources

Practice Activites:
Multiplication Games:
Multiplication activities: Multiplication games
Visual Math Learning:
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:
Activities that Ben Franklin tried:
PA State Park Website:
"Visit" travel regions of PA: http:/// and
"Visit "William Penn's Home Pennsbury Manor:
"Visit" the Liberty Bell, the Betsy Ross House, and where Ben Franklin lived:
Valley Forge:
Gettysburg Field Trip:
Hershey Park: and
Virtual Reality Field Trips: [[ ]]
America's Story:
World Geography:
State Symbols

Textbook Site:
Spin and Spell:
Spelling Site that allows you to type in your list words and use them to review

Textbook Site:
Biology for Kids:
Chemistry for Kids:
Human Body Games and Activities:
NASA Space Place:
Weather Map:
Power Points and Links to Activities for each story
Vocabulary Fun
Reading Incentive Program:

Terra Nova Sites to use to review/

tips and math multiple choice practice

Science practice

skills to practice in Math and Reading