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Back To School Night Presentation 2009
 

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    Back To School Night Presentation 2009 Back To School Night Presentation 2009 Presentation Transcript

    • Welcome to fourth-grade in room 309
      We can work together to help your hopes and dreams be realized for your child.
    • Classroom Rules/Student expectations
      Your children came up with and agreed to these four rules:
      1. Get along with each other.
      2.) Focus on your work and do your best.
      3.) Talk when it’s appropriate
      4.) Always ask someone to borrow.
    • What do we need from you?
      Help your child practice
      If there’s a test, replicate the conditions of the test
      No TV, stereo, iPod
      Practice math facts with triangle cards or flash cards everyday
      Check homework folder and homework everyday (blog)
      Look for returned/checked papers, notes and Friday Forms in the orange “Friday Folder.”
    • What do we need from you? (cont.)
      Help with exhibition requirements
      Make sure they read everyday and DISCUSS THE BOOKS WITH THEM
    • What can you expect from Mrs. Tiggs?
      Check and return homework by Friday.
      Let you know what learning is going on using the blog.
      Be consistent and fair with students.
    • Writing
      Before the MEAP, there will be weekly writing topics
      After the MEAP, we will work on grammar and writing genre projects (eg. Legends, adventure, fantasy, research, essays and personal narratives)
    • Mathematics
      What are:
      Student Math Journals?
      SRBs?
      Math boxes?
      Study links?
      Games we play?
    • Reading Workshop
      Guided Reading groups
      Independent Reading
      Weekly Reading letters
      Sticky notes
      Easy, just right, and challenging books
    • Word Study
      Choosing words
      Pencil Marker Crayon
      Making Connections
      Buddy check
      Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check
      Word Study test
    • Word Study (continued)
      Poetry workshop
      Readers’ Theater
    • Social Studies
      History Alive (U.S. History)
      Pro’s and Rookies
      LOTS of group work and note-taking
    • Science
      Objects in the Sky
      Systems and Survival
      Forces and Motion
      LOTS of group work
      Many experiments
      Data-keeping/graphing results
    • AMPP
      Monday-Music 2-Ms. Ginger
      Tuesday-PE 2-Ms
      Wednesday-Art 2-Mr. Z
      Thursday-Art 1-Ms. Seikaly
      Friday-3-D Art-Ms. O’Leary
    • What can I expect every week?
      Math homework everyday!!
      Facts for 15 minutes
      Study links
      Journal pages
      Weekend Writing homework assignment on Fridays, due Monday
      Fridays-Math quiz, Word Study test, SS/Science quiz
      Book-in-a-Bag
      Read everyday
      Keep a log
      Discuss with an adult
    • Class Economy
      Jobs
      Rent
      Checks
      Bank accounts
      Bonus money
      Auctions
    • Questions?
      Thank you for taking time out to spend with us tonight.