Mrs. Haen

Mrs. Becky Haen

Grade 4
email: bhaen@stignatiuskaukauna.org 
  

Newsletter:

 

 

Haen Highlights

 

Mrs. Haen—Kaukauna Catholic School System                                  

 

May 15th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – Little Mermaid
  • Thursday – May Crowning
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday –  Pacific test and European Quiz

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading Chapters 2-4 in “Heidi”.  We will be reviewing in grammar.  

Our next spelling unit is on endings.  We will work with the rules to adding endings to words.

 

Spelling Lesson 32

angrily

cheerily

classified

envied

friendlier

greedily

hastily

heavier

magnifying

merrily

noisily

obeying

occupying

readily

sleepiest

stickiest

sturdier

sunniest

supplying

worrying

 

Challenge Words

Heidi

Cheyenne

Wyoming

Boise

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LatiN

 

WE will be working on Lesson 16 and 17.  Both units work with nouns.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be working on Health.  We will be starting to review for our test.

We will be reviewing the Pacific States and Eastern European Countries.  We are going to start putting all the countries together for Europe.  We will be learning about Wisconsin’s capital.

 

MATH

We will be working on division again.   This time we will be working with larger numbers. 


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.   We will be learning about King Solomon and the Proverbs.

 

Apr. 3rd and 10th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Wednesday – Stations of the Cross @2:20 p.m.
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Thursday – math test
  • Thursday – Report cards go home
  • Friday – Great Lakes Test
  • Friday – Lassie 13-18 quiz

 

Language Arts

 

We are reading Chapters 17-19.  Our quiz on Chapters 13-17 from our book, “Lassie, Come Home”, is Friday.    We will be working with verbs in grammar.  We are finishing our poem, “I Have Never Seen a Moor.”

Our next spelling units are on suffixes.  We will be working with –ward, -en, -ize, -ful, -ness this week and –hood, -ship, -ment, -able, -ible next week.

 

Spelling Lesson 27

afterward

alphabetize

backward

cheerful

darken

delightful

forward

friendliness

loudness

memorize

peaceful

plentiful

politeness

recognize

shameful

sharpen

shyness

tighten

wilderness

wonderful

Challenge Words

of

off

Triduum

Literature

Review Words

pleasant

repellent

participant

competent

 

 

 

 

LatiN

 

WE will be reviewing and preparing for our test on chapters 10-15.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be reviewing all the systems.  Then we will be starting Health.  

We will be reviewing the Great Lakes states.   We will be starting to learn about Eastern Europe.  We will be learning about Wisconsin’s Progression throughout the years.

 

MATH

We will be working on division and fractions.


 

Religion

We not will be going to Adoration on Monday because of Church renovations.   We will be learning about the Triduum and the first kings of Hebrews.  We will be doing stations every Wednesday during Lent in the cafeteria.

Mar. 27th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – Math test
  • Wednesday – Stations of the Cross @2:20 p.m.
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday – Mid-Atlantic Test and Scandinavia Quiz

 

Language Arts

 

We are reading Chapters 15-17.  Then we will be preparing for our quiz on  Chapters 13-17 from our book, “Lassie, Come Home”.    We will be working with verbs in grammar and Latin.  We are working our poem, “I Have Never Seen a Moor.”

Our next spelling unit is on suffixes.  We will be working with –ee, -eer, -ent, and –ant.

 

Spelling Lesson 26

absentee

abundant

accountant

applicant

assistant

competent

dominant

employee

engineer

excellent

mountaineer

participant

payee

pleasant

puppeteer

reliant

repellent

resident

violent

volunteer

Review Words

interpreter

counselor

drearier

emperor

Challenge Words

Reykjavik

Helsinki

Russia

Estonia

 

 

 

 

LatiN

 

WE will be reviewing about adjectives and forms of sum in latin.  Then we will be preparing for our test on these chapters.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be starting the Urinary System.  

We will be reviewing the Scandinavian Countries and the Mid-Atlantic states.   We will no longer be quizzing on these states but testing.  We will be learning about Wisconsin’s Progression throughout the years.

 

MATH

We will be testing on fractions and mixed numbers on Monday.  Then we will be going back to division.


 

Religion

We not will be going to Adoration on Monday because of Church renovations.   We will be learning about Ruth.  We will be doing stations every Wednesday during Lent in the cafeteria. We are having Reconciliation on Friday.

Mar. 20th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Tuesday – Literature quiz
  • Wednesday – Stations of the Cross @2:20 p.m.
  • Wednesday- Science test
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday – New England Test
  • Quarter Ends

 

Language Arts

 

We are having a quiz on Chapters 7-12 on Tuesday.  Then we will be reading Chapters 13-14 from our book, “Lassie, Come Home”.    We will be working with verbs in grammar and Latin.  We are starting our poem, “I Have Never Seen a Moor.”

Our next spelling unit is on suffixes.  We will be working with –er, -or, -ist, and –est.

 

Spelling Lesson 25

busiest

cartoonist

counselor

director

drearier

emperor

greater

hungrier

inspector

interpreter

louder

novelist

prisoner

scariest

scientist

slightest

sweeper

tourist

vocalist

warrior

 

Challenge words

Scandinavia

Stockholm

Oregon

Hawaii

 

 

 

LatiN

 

WE will be learning about adjectives and forms of sum in latin.  Then we will be preparing for our test on these chapters.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be reviewing our units on the Muscular and Digestive Systems.  Then we will start the urinary system.

We will be reviewing the New England states.   We will no longer be quizzing on these states but testing.  We will be learning about Wisconsin’s Constitution.

 

MATH

We will be working on fractions again.  We will be adding and subtracting like and unlike fractions.  We will be changing improper fractions into mixed numbers.  Our test will be next week on this.


 

Religion

We not will be going to Adoration on Monday.   We will be learning about Samson and Ruth.  We will be doing stations every Wednesday during Lent.

Mar. 13th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Tuesday – Jump Rope for Heart speaker
  • Wednesday – Stations of the Cross @2:20 p.m.
  • Thursday – Spelling review test
  • Friday – pacific quiz
  • Friday – 1000 Islands for Sugar bushing
  • 11:30 dismissal

 

Language Arts

 

We are will be reading on Chapters 11-12 from our book, “Lassie, Come Home”.   Then we will start reviewing for our quiz.  We will be working with adjectives in grammar and Latin. 

Our next spelling unit is a review unit.  Your child already has the list.

 

 

Spelling

 

LatiN

 

WE will be learning about adjectives and forms of sum in latin.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be working on unit the Digestive System.  Then we will start reviewing the digestive and muscular systems.

We will be reviewing the Pacific states.   We will be learning about sugar bushing for our Wisconsin unit.

 

MATH

We will be working on fractions again.


 

Religion

We not will be going to Adoration on Monday.   We will be learning about Moses and the Hebrews as they travel back to the Promised Land.  We will also be preparing for our mass.

FEb. 27th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday- Pajama/Lounge Day
  • Monday – Lassie Quiz Chapters 1-6
  • Wednesday – Ash Wednesday
  • Wednesday – P. Behaviors presentations
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday – Quiz on Plain states and British Isles
  • Friday – 10 commandments test

 

Language Arts

 

We are will be having a quiz on Chapters 1-6 from our book, “Lassie, Come Home”. We will then move onto Chapters 7 and 8.   We will be working with adjectives in grammar.  We will be working on our poem, “The Nightingale and the Glowworm.” 

Our next spelling unit is below.  It works on different syllables.

 

Spelling Lesson 22

answers

closet

cover

divide

dozen

fingerprints

grandparents

helmet

major

mission

modern

plastic

posture

reduce

rubble

silence

splendid

success

unit

watermelon

 

Challenge

adultery

witness

neighbor

Belgium

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be learning about adjectives in latin.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be working on unit the muscular system.  Our test went really well!

We will be reviewing about the British Isles.  We will then be putting all the European countries together that we have learned for a test.  We will be working on the Plain states and their capitals.  We will be learning about transportation development throughout Wisconsin.

 

MATH

We will be starting long multiplication.  This should be an awesome adventure! 


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.  We will be having a test on the 10 Commandments.  We will be learning about Moses and the Hebrews as they travel back to the Promised Land.

FEb. 20th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Tuesday to Thursday – Accreditation visit
  • Tuesday – Science test
  • Wednesday – Grignon Home
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Thursday – math test
  • Thursday  –Southern quiz
  • Friday – no school

Language Arts

 

We are will be reviewing Chapters 1-6 our book, “Lassie, Come Home”. We might have a quiz on the end of this week.  We continue to do our unit with Art class for Grammar. We will be writing our good paragraphs about our place. Then we will be typing these up in computer class.  We will be working on our poem, “The Nightingale and the Glowworm.” 

Our next spelling unit is below.  It works on syllables.

 

Spelling Lesson 21

cassette

challenge

collect

command

expert

forbid

fossil

manners

mental

normal

partner

perform

problem

rescue

scanner

shallow

signal

suggest

support

symbol

 

 

challenge words

Pennsylvania

Delaware

plagues

Grignon

 

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be learning about adjectives in latin.  Our tests went really well!

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be reviewing our respiratory and skeletal systems.  Our test will be on Tuesday.  Our next unit will be the muscular system.

We will be learning about the British Isles.  We will be focusing on the United Kingdom and Ireland this week.  This will go along with our book, “Lassie, Come Home.”.  We will be reviewing the Southern states too.  We will be going to the Grignon Home to learn about Kaukauna’s history on Wednesday.

 

MATH

We will continue working with adding and subtracting measurements.  Our test will be on Thursday.  Keep studying those facts!


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.  We will be working on commandments 1-10 this week.  We will continue to learn about Moses and the Exodus.

 

FEb. 13th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – vision screening
  • Tuesday – Latin test
  • Tuesday – Valentine’s Day
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday –Southwestern quiz
  • Friday – Religion 1-7  commandments quiz
  • Friday – Walsh presentation

 

Language Arts

 

We are will be reading Chapters 3-6 our book, Lassie, Come Home. We will be doing a unit with Art class for Grammar.  This involves researching buildings/architectural works that are considered works of Art.  Then we will be typing these up in computer class.  We will be working on our poem, “The Nightingale and the Glowworm.” 

Our next spelling unit is below.  It works on possessives and contraction words.

 

Spelling Lesson 20

America’s

Canada’s

champion’s

class’s

college’s

farmers’

Georgia’s

governor’s

Japan’s

Kansas’

mayor’s

Mexico’s

Montreal’s

parent’s

senator’s

Texas’

they’ve

who’ll

women’s

you’d

 

Challenge words

they’re

there

we’re

were

where

 

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be reviewing for our test up to lesson 10, which is on Tuesday.  I have attached a study guide to help.  Students made flash cards to help them with this.

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be reviewing our respiratory and skeletal systems.  Our test will be next week (week of Feb. 20th.)

We will be learning about the British Isles.  This will go along with our book, “Lassie, Come Home.”.  We will be reviewing the Southwestern states too.  We will be learning Wisconsin’s farming and agricultural industry.

 

MATH

We will continue working with adding and subtracting measurements.  This will involve regrouping, which can be difficult for some children.   Keep studying those facts!


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.  We will be working on commandments 1-7 this week, with a quiz on Friday.  We will be learning more about Moses and the Exodus.

th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Tuesday – math test
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday –Great Lakes and Central Europe quiz
  • Friday – Latin test
  • Friday – Religion test and 1-3 commandments quiz

 

Language Arts

 

We are starting our book, Lassie, Come Home. We will be learning about the Industrial Revolution with this story.   We will be reviewing nouns in Grammar.  We will be working on our poem, “The Nightingale and the Glowworm.” 

Our next spelling unit is below.  It works on compound words.

 

Spelling Lesson 19

blue-green

cornbread

countdown

fingernail

forty-six

grapefruit

haircut

hallway

jellyfish

kneecap

pancakes

paperback

rainbows

self-control

shipwreck

shoelaces

snowdrift

spellbound

sunshine

underwater

 

Challenge Words

honor

vain

covet

Sabbath

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be reviewing for our test up to lesson 10, which will probably be Friday.

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be learning about the Skeletal System.

We will be learning about Central European countries in Geography.  We will be reviewing the Great Lake states too.  We will be learning Wisconsin’s paper industry.

 

MATH

Our test will be on Tuesday.  We will be working with adding and subtracting measurements.   Keep studying those facts!


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.  We will be reviewing for our test, which will be Friday.  I am sending a study guide along with this newsletter. 

Jan. 30th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – PJ day for $1.00
  • Tuesday – Twin Day and Parent lunch
  • Wednesday – Red, White, and Blue day
  • Thursday – Spelling review test
  • Thursday – 1:00 Talent Show
  • Friday – Middle Atlantic and Commandments 1-3 quiz
  • Friday – Bowling
  • Friday – 11:30 dismissal

 

Language Arts

 

We are finished with our book.  We will be finishing the movie.  Our next story will be Lassie, Come Home.  We will be reviewing nouns in Grammar.  We will be working on our poem, “There is No Frigate like a Book.” 

Our next spelling unit will be review.  Your child has the list.

 

Spelling Lesson

 

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be reviewing for our test up to lesson 10.  This will not be for a few weeks.

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be starting to learn about the Skeletal System.

We will be learning about Central European countries in Geography.  We will be reviewing the Middle Atlantic states too.  We will be learning Wisconsin’s paper industry.

 

MATH

We will be working with place values for larger numbers.  This unit is very short.  We will be having a test on it next week.


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.  We will be starting to learn about Moses leading the people out of Egypt.  We will be memorizing the 10 Commandments.  This week we are working on commandments 1-3.  The quiz should be on Friday.

Jan. 23rd, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – Math test
  • Tuesday – LWW quiz
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Thursday – LWW test
  • Friday – New England quiz
  • Friday – Grand Event

 

Language Arts

 

We will be preparing for our chapter quiz and final book test.  We will be reviewing sentences and nouns in Grammar.  We will be working on our poem, “There is No Frigate like a Book.” 

Our next spelling units will work with prefixes.  We will start working with con-, com-, fore-, over-, and post-.

 

Spelling Lesson 17

biceps

bicycles

bisect

midair

midday

middle

midnight

midstream

midwinter

subdue

subject

submit

subscribe

subside

substitute

subtract

triangle

trio

triple

tripod

 

Review Words

conquer

committee

commend

consoled

Challenge Words

Catholic

commandments

campaign

reliable

 

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be reviewing for our test up to lesson 10.  This will not be for a few weeks.

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be learning the parts of the respiratory system and what they do for us.

We will be learning about Central European countries in Geography.  We will be reviewing the New England states too.  We will be learning Wisconsin state facts.

 

MATH

We will be taking our test on Monday.  Then we will be working with place values for larger numbers.


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.  We will be starting to learn about Moses and the people of Egypt.

Jan. 16th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Wednesday – 9:20 a.m. play
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Thursday – math test
  • Friday – Pacific and Mediterranean Europe quiz
  • 11:30 dismissal

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading Chapters16 and 17 of the LWW.  Then we will be preparing for our chapter quiz and final book test.  We will be reviewing sentences and nouns in Grammar.  We will be working on our poem, “There is No Frigate Like a Book.” 

Our next spelling units will work with prefixes.  We will start working with con-, com-, fore-, over-, and post-.

 

 Spelling Lesson 16

Commend

Committee

Company

Compete

Conditions

Conquer

Conserve

Consoled

Contribute

Cooperate

Forearm

Forecast

Foresee

Forewarn

Overboard

Overcome

Overlooked

Overreact

Postpone

Postwar

 

Challenge words

Europe

Des Moines

Topeka

Minnesota

 

 

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be working on second declensions.

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be working on the respiratory system.

We will be reviewing the European countries in Geography.  We will be reviewing the Pacific States too.  We will be learning about Wisconsin’s heritage.

 

MATH

We will be working more with long division.  We will be reviewing for our test.


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday.  We will be starting to learn about Moses and the people of Egypt.

Jan. 9th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Wednesday – 9:20 a.m. play
  • Wednesday – Science test
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday – 2:15 p.m. play
  • Friday – Rocky Mountain states quiz
  • Friday – Bishop’s mass

Language Arts

 

We will be reading Chapters 14-16.  We will be reviewing Colons and Hyphens in Grammar.  We will be working on our poem, “There is No Frigate Like a Book.”  If your child gets a response from their “Friendly Letter”, please let me know.  I don’t have to read the letter.  Just send me a note.  I will give them extra points.

Our next spelling units will work with prefixes.  We will start working with pre-, pro-, re-, and ex-.

 

 Spelling lesson 15

exactly

exchange

exclaim

exist

explain

export

prepare

preserve

pretend

produce

professional

promote

propose

protest

provide

reappear

rearrange

reflect

returning

reward

Challenge words

trachea

bronchi

respiratory

diaphragm

Review words

immerse

engage

impossible

encourage

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be working on second declensions.

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be reviewing our Central Nervous System and our Circulatory system.  Our test will be Wednesday.  I will be including the study guide with this week’s newsletter.  Our next unit will be the respiratory system.

We will be starting on European countries in Geography, including Spain, Italy and Greece.  We will be reviewing the Rocky Mountain States too.  We will be learning about Wisconsin becoming a territory.

 

MATH

We will be working more with long division.  We will also be reducing fractions.


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration on Monday – I hope.  Then we will be working on our play for the last time.  We will be preforming our play on Wednesday at 9:20 a.m. and Friday at 2:15 p.m.  You are welcome to come to any of these.  I did not have the children memorize their lines so it might be a little rough, but they are excited for it.  Friday is the Bishop’s mass.

. 2nd, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – no school
  • Wednesday – math test
  • Thursday – our mass
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Thursday – LWW Ch. 10-13 quiz
  • Friday – Plain states quiz

Language Arts

 

We will be preparing for our quiz on Chapters 10-13.  Then we will start on Chapter 14.  We will be learning about Colons and Hyphens in Grammar.  We will also start a new poem, “There is No Frigate Like a Book.”

Our next spelling units will work with prefixes.  We will start working with en-,  mis-, and im-.  We will not be having our spelling test until Jan. 4th.

 

Spelling Lesson 14

enable

encourage

endanger

endure

enforce

engage

immerse

immobile

impolite

impossible

improper

improve

misbehave

misjudge

misplaced

mispronounce

mistake

mistook

mistrust

misunderstand

challenge words

artery

ventricle

does

Christmas

Review words

unusual

inexpensive

insecure

include

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be reviewing chapters 1 - 8.

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be reviewing our Central Nervous System and our Circulatory system.  Our test will be next week.  I will be including the study guide with next week’s newsletter.  Your child will be receiving it already on Monday.

We will be starting on European countries in Geography.  We will be reviewing the Plain States too.  We will be learning about early settlers in Wisconsin.

 

MATH

We will be reviewing fractions and measurement for our test on Wednesday. Then we will be working more with long division.


 

Religion

We will be working with a play and preparing for our mass.

Special Points of Interest:

  • Tuesday – Christmas Parade
  • Thursday – Math test
  • Thursday – Spelling review test
  • Friday – LWW Ch. 4-9 quiz
  • Friday – Southwest quiz
  • Friday - reconciliation

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading up to Chapter 9 in “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.”   We will be having a quiz on Ch. 4-9 on Friday.  We will not be having a book report for December.   We will be working on quotation marks Grammar.  We will be finishing our poem, “The Grasshopper” in Poetry.

Our Spelling unit will be a review unit.  Your child has the list. 

 

Spelling

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be reviewing the declensions and conjugations.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be working with the brain and the central nervous system.

We will be working with the North African countries, like Morocco.  Then we will getting ready for our test on North Africa. We will be covering the Southwestern states and capitals.  We will also be studying wars involving Wisconsin.

 

MATH

We will continue to work with long division.  Our test will be on Thursday for this. Then we will be working with fractions. 


 

Religion

We will be having Adoration on Monday.  We will be reviewing the story of Joseph with a play.

Nov. 7th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Please sign assignment notebook every weekend. 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – Math test
  • Wednesday – Religion test
  • Thursday – Spelling test
  • Friday – JA
  • Friday – New England quiz

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading up to Chapter 4 in “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.”  Then we will start reviewing for our first quiz.  We will be working on quotation marks and apostrophes in Grammar.  We will be starting our poem, “The Grasshopper” in Poetry.

Our Spelling unit works on words with the aw and au.  The words are a little difficult.

 

 Spelling Lesson 9

author

awfully

awkward

caution

daughter

drawer

exhaust

faucet

gnawing

hauled

hawk

lawyer

naughty

pause

saucers

squawk

strawberries

unlawful

vault

withdraw

 

challenge words

quotient

atom

dividend

molecule

 

 

 

Latin

 

WE will be working with the forms of sum.

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be working on elements and compounds.

We will be starting with the North African countries, like Egypt.  We will be covering New England states and capitals.  We will also be talking about how presidents are elected.  Wisconsin will work on Native Americans.

 

MATH

We will be working on multiplication and division.   PLEASE review multiplication and division facts.


 

Religion

We will not be having Adoration but will be praying the rosary instead.  We will be having our Unit 1 test.   Then we will learn about Jacob and Esau.

 

 

oct. 17th and 24th, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Please sign assignment notebook every weekend. 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Tuesday – math test
  • Wednesday – science test
  • Wednesday - JA
  • Spelling review  test on Thursday
  • Literature quiz chapters 8-15
  • Friday –no school
  • Tuesday  - Middle east quiz 2
  • Wednesday – Cricket in Times Square test
  • Wednesday - JA
  • Thursday – early dismissal
  • Friday no school

 

Language Arts

 

We will be quizzing and testing on “Cricket in Times Square”. We will keep working on end mark rules.   We will be starting a personal narrative.

Our Spelling unit works on ai, ay, oa and ow.  Next week’s spelling words work on ee and ea.

 

 Spelling Lesson 7

boast

borrow

braid

coast

cocoa

complain

decay

drains

fainted

foamy

gained

hoax

painful

poach

roasting

scarecrow

swallows

throwing

toasted

tomorrow

 

Challenge words

millimeter

liter

product

factor

 

 

 

Latin

 

WEwill be reviewing. 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will be reviewing for our test.  The study guides are attached.

We will be reviewing Middle Eastern countries.  We will be covering Rocky Mountain States.  We will also be talking about Wisconsin landforms

 

MATH

We will be testing on multiplication, including facts 1-6.  Our next unit is on division.


 

Religion

We will not be having Adoration but will be praying the rosary instead.  We will also be learning about Abraham and his covenant with God.

Mrs. Haen—Kaukauna Catholic School System                                  

oct. 10, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Please sign assignment notebook every weekend. 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – MAP testing
  • Spelling review  test on Thursday
  • Friday – Plain states and 1st Middle East quiz
  • Friday – Junior Achievement

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading Chapter 13-15 in “A Cricket in Times Square.”  We will be working with end mark rules. 

Our Spelling unit is a review one.  Students have a list but they should know a way of “shortening” the list.

 

 Spelling

 

 

 

Latin

 

WEwill be working on first declensions again. 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will continue our unit on matter.  We will learn about physical and chemical changes.

We will be learning about Middle Eastern countries, including Saudi Arabia and Pakistan.  We will be reviewing the Southern states.  We will continue learning about the regions in Wisconsin.

 

MATH

We will be working with multiplication.  We will also be converting liquid measurements and learning about Roman numerals.


 

Religion

We will not be having Adoration but will be praying the rosary instead.  We will also be learning about Noah, covenants, and the Tower of Babel (Babylonia).  

Mrs. Haen—Kaukauna Catholic School System                                  

oct. 3, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Please sign assignment notebook every weekend. 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – MAP testing
  • John’s birthday is this week
  • Tuesday is MAP testing
  • Wednesday is our Math test
  • Spelling  test on Thursday
  • Friday – Southern states quiz

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading Chapter 10-12 in “A Cricket in Times Square.”  We will be working with end mark rules.  I will be sending home the new book report on Monday.  Book-It information will also be coming home.

Our Spelling unit is on-el and -l.  Some students will have review words and some will have Challenge words.  I have included both lists.  Next week is the review unit.

 

 Spelling week 5

aisle

cancel

channel

double

equals

final

fuel

jingle

jungle

mammal

oval

panel

pickle

plural

scramble

sparkled

spiral

tickle

towels

whistle

Review words

surround

designed

typewriters

written

 

Challenge words

luxury

sincerely

Savior

vowel

 

 

 

Latin

 

 

WE may not be having latin this week because of MAP testing.  If we have time, We will review previous vocabulary. 

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will continue our unit on matter.  We will learn about physical and chemical changes.

We will be learning about Middle Eastern countries, including Saudi Arabia and Pakistan.  We will be reviewing the Southern states.  We will continue learning about the regions in Wisconsin.

 

 

MATH

We will be finishing subtraction.  Our test will be on Wednesday. Our next unit will be with multiplication. 


 

Religion

We will not be having Adoration until we are back into the Church.  Students should bring in their rosaries.  We will be praying the rosary instead.  We will also be learning about Noah. 

 

We have mass this week.  It will be in Friendship Hall.  

Mrs. Haen—Kaukauna Catholic School System                                  

Sept. 26, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Please sign assignment notebook every weekend. 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – recorders and packets needed for Music
  • Alyssa’s and Hailey’s birthdays are this week
  • Spelling  test on Thursday
  • Friday – Great Lakes states quiz

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading Chapter 8-10 in “A Cricket in Times Square.”  We will continue with capitalization rules in Grammar.  We might try a Grammar quiz on capitalization rules on Friday.

Our Spelling unit is on kn-,  gn-, wr-,  and rr.  Some students will have review words and some will have Challenge words.  I have included both lists.

 

 Spelling week 4

arrow

assign

campaign

cologne

correct

designed

foreign

knead

knotted

known

knuckles

mirror

resign

surround

typewriters

wrapper

wreath

wrestler

wrinkled

written

 

Review words

frightened

typhoid

laughter

dolphins

 

Challenge words

believe

Wisconsin

Redeemer

difference

 

 

 

Latin

 

 

WE will continue to learn about first declension. 

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will continue our unit on matter.  We will work on measuring matter.  We will be identifying and using the different tools to measure matter.

We will be learning about Middle Eastern countries, including Iran and Turkey.  We will be reviewing the Great Lakes states.  We will also be learning about the different landforms and regions in Wisconsin.

 

 

MATH

We will be working more with subtraction, especially with borrowing.  Some students are a little rusty with their facts.  It might be a good time to practice the addition and subtraction facts.  We are also working with problems solving.  Students will need to decide which operation to use for these.


 

Religion

We will be going to Adoration this Monday.  We are learning more about Cain and Abel.

 

Mrs. Haen—Kaukauna Catholic School System   

Sept. 19, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Please sign assignment notebook every weekend. 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – recorders needed for Music
  • Monday is Parent Night @ 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday is our Math test
  • Wednesday is Peace Day – Prayer service in Church @ 8:15 a.m.
  • Spelling  test on Thursday
  • Friday – Southwestern states quiz
  • Friday is our 1st quiz on “A Cricket in Times Square”

 

Language Arts

 

We will be reading Chapter 6-7 in ”A Cricket in Times Square.”  Then we will be reviewing the vocabulary.  Our quiz will be on Friday for Chapters 1-7.  We will continue with capitalization rules in Grammar. 

Our Spelling unit is on the “f” sounds.  Some students will have review words and some will have Challenge words.  I included both lists.

 

Spelling week 3

atmosphere

autographs

dolphins

effort

enough

flawless

frightened

geography

hyphen

laughter

paragraph

photography

physical

suffer

symphony

telephone

tough

triumph

typhoid

typhoon

Review words

regular

generous

certain

icicles

Challenge words

minuend

Konetske

addend

subtrahend

 

 

 

Latin

 

 

WE will be learning about first declension. 

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will continue our unit on matter.  We will work on measuring matter.  We will be identifying the different tools to measure matter and reviewing the metric system.

We will be learning about Middle Eastern countries, including Lebanon and Iraq.  We will be reviewing the Southwestern states.  We will also be learning about the different landforms in Wisconsin.

 

 

MATH

We will be having our test on addition and subtraction on Tuesday.  Then we will be working more with subtraction.


 

Religion

We were not able to go to Adoration on Wednesday because of a funeral but we will be going to Adoration this Monday.  We are learning about Adam and Eve, and Cain and Abel.

 

                               

Sept. 6, 2016

Grade 4, Room 11

 

Please sign assignment notebook every weekend. 

Special Points of Interest:

  • Monday – no school
  • Spelling  test on Thursday
  • Friday – Kaukauna Public Library
  • Friday – New England states quiz

Language Arts

 

We will be starting “A Cricket in Times Square.”  The first book report has been assigned.  This is due on Friday, Sept. 30th.  This book report will focus on a saint.  We will be sharing these in October.

We will be working with capitalization rules in Grammar.

Our Spelling unit is on the letter K and the “k” sound.  Sorry about the capital letters with the list.  The spelling words are not capitalized.

 

 Spelling Week 1

Aches

Character

Earthquake

Inquire

Jacket

Kneeling

Knocked

Knothole

Knowing

Mechanic

Orchestra

Quarrel

Quarter

Questions

Quickly

Quiet

Require

Sequence

Shake

Speaker

 

 

 

 

 

Latin

 

 

WE will be learning about first conjugations. 

 

 

Science and Geography

 

 

We will starting our unit on matter.

We will be learning about Middle Eastern countries.  We will be reviewing the New England states.  We will also be learning where the state of Wisconsin is located.

 

 

MATH

We will be reviewing addition and subtraction for the next few weeks.


 

 

Religion

 

We will be learning about the story of creation. 

 

 
 

 

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