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  1. Shred
  2. Shriek
  3. Shrimp
  4. Shrink
  5. Script
  6. Screw
  7. Screech
  8. Straighten
  9. Straps
  10. Strand
  11. Sprout
  12. Sprawl
  13. Sprang
  14. Splashing
  15. Splotch
  16. Thrill
  17. Throb
  18. Throat
  19. Thrift
  20. Through

Vocabulary Words

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Spelling Tests are on every Friday

Math is given Monday-Thursday

Science & Social Studies varies each week

Students should be reading for 30 minutes out loud each night

Students should be practicing multiplication facts each night

Reports/Projects are given throughout the year


Stay updated on your child's project and test grades with Homelink!

Get sign up information from the office!


Daily Schedule

8:00-9:55 Instruction

9:55-10:10 Recess

10:10-11:10 ELA Intervention

11:10-11:20 Instruction

11:20-12:05 Lunch

12:05-1:00 Instruction

1:00-1:35 ELD

1:35-1:47 Recess

1:47-2:20 Instruction



*Schedule does not reflect PE, VAPA, Minimum Days, Computer & Library days/times

Field Trips

Field Trips:


Nov. 16th- Sutter's Fort & The Indian Museum 

Dec. 12th- State Capitol

Mar. 20th- Cache Creek Nature Preserve

Apr. 10th- Gold Discovery Park (Coloma)


Parent chaperones are always welcome! Please ask Annamarie in the office for clearance details. You will need to be TB tested and Finger printed. FINGERPRINTS ARE FREE!!!




Scholastic Book Orders Online


Book Orders are due:

October 31st



Common Core Standards

New California State Standards:

ELA Standards

Math Standards


Anne Frank Secret Annex

Circuit Builder


Mrs. Hinz

Reflex Math

Click Here! to practice math facts!!! Students have their log in information in their Binder Reminders! This free trial will expire November 10th.

Parent Teacher Conferences!

Click Here! to sign up for a Parent/Teacher Conference during the week of October 23rd-27th. 


Conferences are 15 minutes long and will be offered before school and after school until 2:40pm.


Remember, during conference week, students will be dismissed from school at 12:45pm.

Fairytale Town is Coming to Room 5!

Fairytale Town is going to visit the 4th grade on October 30th to do a presentation on reptiles!

Students will be able to get up close to different reptile species.

They will learn all about what it takes to be a reptile, what they eat, and the ways they protect themselves in the wild!



Join Remind for Class Updates!

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Important Dates

Pennies for Patients Fundraiser is happening now through October 20th!


October 18th- Minimum Day

October 20th- Pennies for Patients Ends

October 23rd-27th- Parent Conference Week (Minimum Days)

October 30th- Reptiles Presentation

November 1st- Minimum Day

November 3rd- 100 Facts in 5 Minutes Test!

November 9th- Night at the Kings!

November 9th- Trimester 1 Ends

November 10th- Veteran's Day (No School)

November 15th- Minimum Day

November 16th- Sutter's Fort & Indian Museum Field Trip

November 20th-24th- Thanksgiving Break (No School)

December 6th- Minimum Day

December 12th- State Capitol Field Trip

December 22nd- Minimum Day

December 25th-January 5th- Winter Break (No School)

January 15th- Martin Luther King Day (No School)

January 17th- Minimum Day

January 26th- No School

January 31st- Minimum Day

February 5th-9th- Parent Conference Week (Minimum Days)

February 16th- Lincoln's Birthday (No School)

February 19th- President's Day (No School)

February 21st- Minimum Day

March 1st- Trimester 2 Ends

March 7th- Minimum Day

March 20th- Cache Creek Nature Preserve Field Trip

March 26th-30th Spring Break (No School)

April 10th- Coloma Field Trip

April 11th- Minimum Day

April 18th- Minimum Day

April 25th- Open House

May 2nd- Minimum Day

May 28th- Memorial Day (No School)

May 30th- Minimum Day

May 31st- Minimum Day

June 1st- Trimester 3 Ends, Minimum Day & Last Day of School


Click Here to get to the single sign on student portal of Wonders (Google username)




Click Here to sign in using your Wonders username and password (username and password is in Binder Reminders)


Click the link below to log in to Mylexia


If prompted to enter my email, please enter


Click Here

Think Central- Almost ready.....

Here is the link to our Math website!

Student username is their full first name and the first initial of their last name and the last 4 digits of their lunch number.

Student password is their full 5 digit lunch number

Happy Learning!

Think Central



Here is a link to a wonderful (and free!) program for students to master any skill!

Khan Academy

Book Lexile Measures

Click the link below and type in a book title to search its Lexile measure! Click here to search what the book's Lexile is!

Cracked Rocks!

Contact Information

Feel free to call or email with any questions or concerns

(916) 375-7890 ext. 6405

We Always Appreciate.....

- Pencils

- Binder Paper

- Glue Sticks

- Construction Paper (All Colors)

- White Copy Paper

Another Way to Contribute!

Treats for Students

If you are bringing treats to class for a celebration, please remember to bring enough for EVERYONE! We currently have 32 students in the class.

Multiplication Facts

Please work with your child daily on mastering multiplication facts up to 12. Students will be tested three times during the year to assess their progress. Students who pass these tests will get a doughnut party!


First Test- November 10th!



New Common Core Lexiles

4th Grade Target Lexile



Corpse Lily at Sacramento State

Corpse Lily at Sacramento State


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