Welcome to the classroom website for 4-6!
Check here for class resources, as well as upcoming school events and classroom happenings.

News and Announcements 

Attention all 3rd, 4th, & 5th grade wonderful girls of UMIS...The 11th Annual Father/Daughter Dance will be held on Friday, April 6th at 7:00 pm and we'd love to meet you down the rabbit hole in Wonderland!!! $10.00 per couple, $3 per addt'l sibling, plus an additional $5.00 if you would like to pre-purchase a 5X7 photo. Deadline for payment is March 30th- don't be late for a very important date!!!
Calling all moms and sons of UMIS looking to make some strikes as we bring back a classic- Mother/Son Bowling!!! Please join us on Sunday, April 8th at 12:30 pm-2:30 pm OR 3 pm-5 pm at Thunderbird Lanes in Warminster, PA.  PLEASE NOTE: This event is for UMIS boys ONLY!! Cost: $12.00 per student, $12.00 per mother, plus an additional $5.00 if you would like to pre-purchase a 5X7 photo. Pizza/drinks, shoe rental, glow bowl included. Deadline for payment is March 30th.


 
Curriculum Notes
For more detailed information about 4th grade curriculum, click on each subject's tabs at the top.
 
MATH: Unit 6 - Division; Angles
        Finishing Unit 6 this week, we will practice measuring angles and review adding and subtracting mixed numbers. We will also practice multiplying a fraction by a whole number.

SCIENCE: Environments
Soil/Rocks Investigation 3 Quiz - Fri. 3/23
        Beginning the Environments unit, we will investigate structures and needs of mealworms. We will then explore isopods’ environmental preferences for water and light.

WRITING
        Our students are currently working on a creative writing piece told from the perspective of a rock. They will have to describe how the rock is formed and its appearance.

READING: Journeys Lesson 23
        In Lesson 23, we will be analyzing how authors use text and graphic features to enhance informa-tional text, while reading a main selection about Redwood trees.