Week 26

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates, announcements, important events and shout outs!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

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IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

The color for the month of March is green to recognize “Lucky to be a Brave”.

Girls on the Run (grades 3-5 Tues. & Thurs.)

Mad Science (grades K-2 Tues & Thurs.)

After school tutoring (Mondays- reading (3-5); Wednesdays -math (3-5))

Career Day- March 13th

For the Love of the Arts Family Engagement Day- Saturday, March 14th 9-12 pm

Spring/Classroom Pictures- March 20th


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Week 26-
1- Worksheet
2- Choice Board for Word Study (NEW)
3- Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math IXL
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
Reviewing all SOLS- Focusing on SOL 4.6c/d Main Idea and Supporting Details


Writing
3A Expository Class Writing

4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism, Composing Questions

Editing Marks

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   SOL 4.4 Plants

VA STUDIES VS Reconstruction

MATH  SOL 4.12 Quadrilaterals

WEEK 24/25

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates, announcements, important events and shout outs!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

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IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

February 17th President’s Day No School

Student Recognition Assemblies- February 28th- K-2 (2-2:30); 3-5 (2:40-3:10)

Girls on the Run starts the week of February 24th (grades 3-5 Tues. & Thurs.)


W Mad Science starts the week of February 24th (grades K-2 Tues & Thurs.)


After school tutoring starts the week of February 24th (Mondays- reading (3-5); Wednesdays -math (3-5))


Box Top Battle sponsored by Student Council: All students need to do is turn in grocery receipts to the library
with their grade level written on the top. Your privacy is important to us so no names on the grocery receipts!
Student Council will scan the receipts to determine qualifying box tops. Box Tops for Education is now all done
electronically. The Box Top Battle will end February 28th!


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Week 24- Only a pretest with words

Week 25- Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study – 10 sentences with your words.

Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math IXL
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
Reviewing all SOLS- Focusing on SOL 4.6c/d Main Idea and Supporting Details


Writing
YOUNG AUTHORS DUE Tuesday, MARCH 3
3A Expository Class Writing begins next week.

4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism, Composing Questions

Editing Marks

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   SOL 4.3 Electricity

VA STUDIES VS.7 Civil War

MATH  SOL 4.15 Patterns

Week 23

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates, announcements, important events and shout outs!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

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IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

February 17th President’s Day No School

February 18th Parent Teacher Conference – Early Dismissal 1:15 pm

The color for the month of February is red and pink to recognize “acts of love and kindness”


Box Top Battle sponsored by Student Council: All students need to do is turn in grocery receipts to the library
with their grade level written on the top. Your privacy is important to us so no names on the grocery receipts!
Student Council will scan the receipts to determine qualifying box tops. Box Tops for Education is now all done
electronically. The Box Top Battle will end February 28th!


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study – 10 sentences with your words.

Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math IXL
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
4.5c Read and Demonstrate comprehension of fiction texts by summarizing plot events using supporting details.

Writing
3A Expository Class Writing begins next week.

4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism, Composing Questions

Editing Marks #10

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   SOL 4.3 Electricity

VA STUDIES VS.7 Civil War

MATH  SOL 4.15 Patterns

Week 21

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates, announcements, important events and shout outs!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

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IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

The color for the month of February is red and pink to recognize “acts of love and kindness”

World Read Aloud Day: Wednesday, February 5th is World Read Aloud Day:) We will be having an assembly
during the following times: PreK-2nd Grade–>10:15 am-10:45 am; 3rd Grade-5th Grade–>11-11:30 am. Please
come dressed as your favorite Children’s Book Character along with the book to participate in our “Book
Character Parade”!!!

Health and Wellness Family Engagement Night- Thursday, February 6th 6:30 pm


Box Top Battle sponsored by Student Council: All students need to do is turn in grocery receipts to the library
with their grade level written on the top. Your privacy is important to us so no names on the grocery receipts!
Student Council will scan the receipts to determine qualifying box tops. Box Tops for Education is now all done
electronically. The Box Top Battle will end February 28th!


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study – 10 sentences with your words.

Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math IXL
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
4.5c Read and Demonstrate comprehension of fiction texts by summarizing plot events using supporting details.

Writing
3A Expository Class Writing begins next week.

4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism, Composing Questions

Editing Marks #10

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   SOL 4.3 Electricity

VA STUDIES VS.7 Civil War

MATH  SOL 4.15 Patterns

Week 20

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates, announcements, important events and shout outs!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

The color for the month of January is blue to recognize the “new year, new you”.

Early dismissal for students- January 27, 28, & 29

3rd Nine Weeks begins Thursday, January 30th.

Anti-Bullying Presentation by the Commonwealth’s Attorney -grades 3-5 on January 31st during their resource
class in the gym.


Box Top Battle sponsored by Student Council: All students need to do is turn in grocery receipts to the library
with their grade level written on the top. Your privacy is important to us so no names on the grocery receipts!
Student Council will scan the receipts to determine qualifying box tops. Box Tops for Education is now all done
electronically. The Box Top Battle will end February 28th!


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study – New words will be given next Monday

Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math IXL
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
4.6e Making inferences and conclusions in nonfiction text (review, previously taught skill)

Writing
Finish Research Writing and Product

4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism, Composing Questions

Editing Marks #9

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   SOL 4.3 Force motion and energy

VA STUDIES VS5 American Revolution

MATH  SOL 4.3 Decimals

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Week 15

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates, announcements, important events and shout outs!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

The color for the month of December is RED to recognize the act of giving.

The Winter Coat Drive sponsored by Suffolk Christian Church will be from December 2nd till December
13th. Infant through adult sizes are needed.

The Holiday Performance for grades K-3 will be at KFHS on December 10th at 6:30 pm.


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study – abc order

Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math IXL
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
4.5h Making inferences and conclusions in fiction text

Writing
STARTING RESEARCH WRITING on WILD ANIMALS

4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism, Composing Questions

Editing Marks #7

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   SOL 4.3 Force motion and energy

VA STUDIES VS5 American Revolution

MATH  SOL 4.3 Decimals

Week 14

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates, announcements, important events and shout outs!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

The color for the month of December is RED.


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study –10 Sentence or Questions

Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math Complete Snowflake and bring in.

Science Study

VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
4.6e Making inferences and conclusions in nonfiction text

Writing
4.7 Subject Verb Agreement
4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism, Composing Questions

Editing Marks #7

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   

VA STUDIES VS5

MATH 

Week 12

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates,announcements, important events and shoutouts!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

The color for the month of Yellow is orange to recognize being thankful.

Student Recognition Assemblies- Nov. 25th K-2 (2-2:30); 3-5 (2:40-3:10)

Wednesday, Nov. 27th- Early dismissal (1:15 pm)

No school for students and staff- November 28th & 29th


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 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study –10 Sentence

Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE ON THURSDAY

Math STUDY
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
4.6 Main Idea and Supporting Details in Nonfiction Texts

Writing
4.7 Adjectives/Commas
4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English
4.9 Research Ethics, Plagiarism

Editing Marks #6

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   4.1 Scientific Investigation
VA STUDIES VS4
MATH 4.5 a LCM GCF

Week 10

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates,announcements, important events and shoutouts!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

CHECK AGENDA´S FOR ALL ASSIGNMENT INFORMATION

The color for the month of Yellow is orange to recognize being thankful.

Virtual Clerical Day-Nov. 5th- No school for students.

Hour of Code Night- Nov. 7th at 6:30 pm

Veteran’s Day assembly- Nov. 8th at 10 am.

November 11th- Veteran’s Day – No school for students and staff

Fall Picture Make Up day- Nov. 14th


Parent Teacher Conference day- Nov. 15th (No school for students)


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 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study – Make word cards with all of your words
Take a practice test at home with an adult and return to school


Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL THURSDAY

Math STUDY
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
4.5b/f Theme, Conflict/Resolution
Writing
4.7 Adjectives/Commas
4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English

Editing Marks #4

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   4.1 Scientific Investigation
VA STUDIES VS4
MATH 4.5 a LCM GCF

Week 8

Hello and Welcome to the Blog for Mrs. Horsley and Mrs. Maskelony’s
4th Grade Classroom.
Here you will find updates,announcements, important events and shoutouts!
Contact Information –
Candacehorsley@spsk12.net
KariMaskelony@spsk12.net
School Phone- 7579234167

IMPORTANT DATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!

The color for the month of October is orange to recognize anti-bullying prevention month. Please
encourage your students to wear orange on Wednesdays.


 HOMEWORK for the Week


Reading – Worksheet given out each Monday (Complete your strategy and steps), Return on Thursday

Word Study Starts this week (Write a story using at least 5 of your words)


Read for 20 mins Monday – Thursday, log it in your agenda, get your parent to sign.

ALL THURSDAY

Math STUDY
Science Study
VA STUDIES Study
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Horsley’s Class

READING
REVIEW ALL SOL´s for Benchmark on Thursday

Writing
4.7 a,b, c The student will write on a specific topic and use presenting strategies
4.8  The student will self edit writing for capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English

Editing Marks

WHAT WE ARE LEARNING IN Mrs. Maskelony’s Class

SCIENCE   4.8 Moon Phases
VA STUDIES VS3 Jamestown
MATH 4.1 a-c
4.4 abd
REVIEW

COMING UP THIS WEEK

READING AND WRITING

Thursday – READING BENCHMARK

Friday  – FLASHLIGHT AR DAY!!!!

Friday  – WORD STUDY QUIZ

MATH/SCIENCE/VA STUDIES