Newsletter Jan by gegeshandong


									                  The Couvillion Courier                                                Berea Elementary
                                                                                        100 Berea Drive

                                                          January 2012                  Greenville, SC 29617
                                                                                        (864) 355 – 1500

                           N ews From Fo ur t h G ra de!
                                                           FIELD TRIPS
   What Are We Doing This Month?                           Before Winter Break, your students brought home a
          Math: Data Analysis & Probability                announcement about the field trips the 4 th grade will
       Social Studies: The American Revolution             be participating in for the remainder of the year. On
                 Science: Astronomy                        Thursday, January 12th, we will be attending the Peace
           Word Study: Prefixes/Suffixes                   Center to hear the symphony perform. All money and
       Guided Reading: Traditional Literature &            permission slips should already be turned in.
                   Realistic Fiction                       We also will be attending the play, “Freedom Train” at
            Writing: Descriptions & Poetry                 Furman University on Wednesday, February 8th. We
                                                           will be reading this novel in class before we attend the
                                                           play! Information on this trip is attached to your
                                                           student’s permission slip which is in your Tuesday

UPCOMING EVENTS                                            Folder.
                                                                                 COST: $3.50
Please be sure to review the Important Dates section          (Thanks to PTA for paying the remainder of the
of the newsletter. Students will not be in attendance                       $10 fee per student!!)
on Friday, January 13th or Monday, January 16th.                              DUE: February 1st
Our 4th Grade night will be on Thursday, January 26th.     We will also be attending another play in March, and
Please try to attend. Students will be able to show you    possibly returning to Roper Mountain Science Center
the reading strategies they learning this year. Dinner     in the Spring. More information to follow.
will be provided.

Check Out Our Website and
Our class website has information for you to access at             IMPORTANT DATES:
home. There is a link to the class blog on the site         January 12th – End of the 2nd Quarter
where you can see pictures and videos from our class
                                                                  TITLE I PLANNING MEETING – 9:00
If you have any questions about accessing our website,            Peace Center Field Trip
please let me know!                                         January 13th – NO SCHOOL – Teacher
Homework Reminder
                                                            January 16th – NO SCHOOL – MLK Day
As a reminder, please make sure you are checking your
student’s planner each night. Students need to              January 17th – Girl Scouts
complete their homework each night and complete             January 19th – REPORT CARDS
their Reading Log each week.                                January 23rd – Healthy Eating Night
                                                            January 26th – 4th Grade Night 5:30 – 7:00

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