We are down to the wire with trying to cover everything before the Milestone test begins. In the next 7 days we will be covering a lot of material. I will not be assigning any Social Studies or Science homework. Instead I am hoping that students will kill two birds with one stone. For the next seven days I hope that the required 20 minutes of reading comes from a journal that we keep - preferably science or social studies. After the testing is completed, we will be coming back to the topics that we quickly glanced at and cover them in more detail.
Yesterday we went on our field trip to the Wright Center and learned about adaptations and took a nature walk. after
This link will take you to a copy of the Declaration of Independence. In 4th grade you are not responsible for memorizing any part of it, but if you are looking for something to read, this is it. Included in this are notes in the margin that helps to explain that old English style of writing.