Thursday, February 27, 2020

Week of February 24

Fourth grade read the story, "The Life of Ants" in reading class. They also researched wants and created slide presentations on the different jobs wants perform, their habitats and included fun facts. Now, in science class, they are observing harvester ants in a simulated environment in the classroom. Students are going to journal their observations over the next few weeks.

Friday, February 21, 2020

Week of February 18th

This week HCA celebrated Random Acts of Kindness Week! Fourth Grade selected Nursery 2 to demonstrate kindness to.  Fourth Grade read stories and spent time with the Nursery 2 Class.

Third Grade showed kindness to the Fourth Grade by making personalized book marks and giving our class pets a soft, cozy bed and yummy timothy hay treats! Newton, Einstein, CeCe and GiGi had the best day ever! Thank you Third Grade!

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Week of February 10th

Friendship is in the air!!!! Happy Valentine's Day!
Fourth Grade enjoyed an extra special Community Time!

We had fun at the basketball pep rally!

In math, students made predictions, recorded results and turned candy conversation hearts into fractions! What a busy math class!

Friday, February 7, 2020

Week of February 3rd

Fourth Grade enjoyed a fun morning during Parent Visitation!
Students made Oobleck, a strange type of matter that defies Newton's Law of Viscosity! 
Yes, It is both a solid and a liquid!!!!!!! What?????????????

Friday, January 31, 2020

Week of January 27th

Fractions! Fractions! Fractions!

What better way to learn about fractions than to eat them! This week students cut poptarts into fractions and made their own pizzas recording the toppings in fractions! Yum!

We also welcomed CeCe and GiGi our new guinea pig friends! Thanks to Emily they are nice and cozy in their new bed!

During community time, we played quizno and danced to the beat!