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Tale of Despereaux Diorama
Due Date: 1/17/2014
Subject: Fourth Grade Reading

The Tale of Despereaux Diorama may be turned in any day throughout the week of January 13-17.  Another copy of this assignment will be sent home Wednesday, January 8th.  Thank you! 

Biography Book Report
Due Date: 11/20/2013
Subject: Fourth Grade Reading

Moon Phase Calendar
Due Date: 11/1/2013
Subject: Fourth Grade Science

Students should observe moon phases each night and draw a picture and/or label the phase on the October calendar sent home Friday, October 4.  Assignment is due Friday, November 1st.

Mystery Book Report
Due Date: 10/2/2013
Subject: Fourth Grade Reading

4th Graders will be presening Mystery Book reports October 2nd and 3rd.  If you finish your report before the due date, you may present early.  :-)

Tale of Despereaux Shoe Box Diorama
Due Date: 12/5/2011
Subject: Fourth Grade Reading

Handout with directions for this project was sent home with students on Friday, November 18th.

Diorama should depict a scene from the BOOK, Tale of Despereaux.

Please note that the Tale of Despereaux Diorama's may be made with ANY kind of box. 

Students will receive two grades for this project; one for Preparation and one for Presentation.

 Have fun!

~ Mrs. Amos

Biography Book Reports due by
Due Date: 11/16/2011

The Biography book report deadline has been extended until Nov. 16th.   Biography Book Reports are being completed in Reading class and are taking more time than anticipated. Students should read their biographies at home.  They will receive two 100's for this assignment...one for preparation and one for presentation.  Students may also earn a bonus of + 10 points for an Autobiography Timeline. ( a timeline about themselves)  Read to Succeed! ~ Mrs. Amos :-)

Mystery Book Report
Due Date: 10/5/2011
Subject: Fourth Grade Reading

Mystery Book reports are due October 5th or 6th.  Students may present early if they finish their report. 

Students will earn 2 grades for this report; one for preparation and one for presentation. If the student does the Brainwork! Poster, he/she can earn a +10 bonus points.

Several students have already presented their reports and are doing an outstanding job!  :-)

Happy Reading!

Accelerated Reader (AR) Log
Due Date: 8/8/2011
Subject: Fourth Grade Reading

AR Logs are checked daily. 

We will be reading AR every day in class, and I am checking the AR logs daily in class.

 Students should be reading AR books at home, also.

4th grade students should document the AR library books that they are reading in their AR Logs at home. 

Beginning in September, an ongoing homework assignment due each Monday will be the Home AR Log turned in with a Parent Signature for a grade of 100. 

Each day the log is late, 25 points is taken off the grade. 

Example:  Monday ~ 100       Tues.  ~ 75      Wed. ~ 50      Thurs. ~ 25         Fri. 0

 A reminder regarding this assignment will be sent home in the Assignment Book the end of August.

Thank you!

Read to Succeed! 

Mrs. Amos

Mystery Book Report
Due Date: 8/31/2009
Subject: Fourth Grade Reading

Students will present Mystery Book Reports on Thursday & Friday, October 1st and 2nd. 

Mrs. McAmis has reserved Mystery AR Books in the library for check-out this week.

See handouts sent home on August 31st for details of this assignment.