4TH - 7TH GRADE
Bible — Learning from our Holman Bible Atlas and correlating it with where Jesus traveled and taught throughout his lifetime.
Science — Amphibians, reptiles and their habitats.
Transcription — Transcribing various Bible verses as well as pieces from poetry.
Handwriting — Learning cursive and script, students are now writing narrations in cursive script.
Grammar — Learning to break down the parts of a sentence and understanding adjectives, adverbs and pronouns.
Composition — Learning to write in essay form as well as writing letters in correct form.
Geography — Learning about countries throughout Europe.
Composer Study — Antonin Dvor’ak introduction to his musical pieces.
Picture Study — John James Audubon biography and his Birds of America collection.
Poetry — Robert Frost’s poem breakdowns.
Read Aloud — We will be reading our Shakespeare play the Twelfth Night.
Handwork — Handwork for this month will be calligraphy.
Math — 5th Grade Math: Learning how to create tessellations and beginning extra practice and review.
4th Grade Math: Review for the year. Extra practice on various concepts.
History — Learning how the Virginian Colony was saved after the passing of Captain John Smith and seeing Pocahontas’s adventure into Europe.
Art — Georgia O’Keeffe recreations.
Citizenship — Understanding our duties to God and how that is relevant to our relationship with others.
Spanish — School year review, “Caballito Blanco” (Song)
Music —Eighth note, eighth rest, Solfege: Do, Re, Mi, Fa, So, La, Ti, rhythm patterns
Physical Conditioning — Learning to properly warm up, jogging and sprints, volleyball and flag-tag.
Nature Study —We will learn about the Quercus (known as the oak tree), Setaria Italica (known as green or yellow Foxtail) and Pokeweed.
Friday, May 7th - Field Trip
Friday, May 7th - All School Lunch (Cancelled)
Friday, May 21st - Early Release
Monday, May 24th - Shakespeare Dress Rehearsal
Thursday, May 27th - Shakespeare Festival (Facebook Event)
Thursday, May 27th - Last Day of School - Early Release (Pending any additional use of emergency days)
Friday, June 4th - Reports of Growth Mailed