Ms. Amanda Register 4th Grade Teacher

Contact Info

aregister@aloysius.org

Week of January 20-24

Enrichment- Art

Monday- No school

Tuesday- Class Pictures

Wednesday- STPs go home

Thursday- English quiz

Friday- Class Mass

 

English- This week we will use adjectives to compare.  Test on this is Thursday, January 23.** (Please note change of date)  Friday we will begin writing an expository essay.

Reading- We will finish our novel study on From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.  Test will be early next week.

VocabularyWe are doing something different for vocabulary for the 2nd half of the year.  Students will be given a page on Monday.  They will complete the assignment for one word per day.  On Friday they will complete a short writing assignment using the words.  Sheets will be turned in each Friday for a grade.  All students have a rubric in their binder showing grading criteria.  The first graded assignment will be in STPs on Wednesday.  Please let me know if you have any questions once you have a chance to look over it.

Social Studies-  We are working on our China unit.  This week we will learn about the Han Dynasty, Wu Zhao, and the Tang Dynasty.

Science-   We are working on the Circulatory system.  We will complete packet, learn the parts of the heart and explore the system using Gizmos.  Next week we will participate in a heart dissection lab.  Test is Wednesday, Jan. 29.

Math-   Monday we will start ch. 8 on Fractions.