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Big Elm Bobcat

200 Tetrick Road

Shinnston, WV 26431

304-326-7280

 Fax:  304-592-3255

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To contact Mrs. Sturm please fill out the form below and submit, thank you.

Welcome to Mrs. Sturm's

Fourth Grade Class!!!



















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Congratulations to Mrs. Sturm's...







Student of the Month


Heidi Thomas



Summer Reading Participants:


Maverik Criss, Autumn Lindsey, Brock Post, and Joe Spadafore!!!



Math Field Day Participants....

Brock Post, Collen Pill, Emery Riley, Autumn Lindsey, Andrea Jones, and Maddy Bennett





Spelling

 Test on Thursdays  

English/Writing

Writer's Notebook

Math


Place Value and Rounding (Review Multiplication DAILY) 

Reading


The Lemonade War

Social Studies

Government

Science


Science experiments on Fridays

Health


Don't forget your tennis shoes on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays


Spelling Words...


Lesson 4 Spelling Words (Test September 20, 2018):


wait, weight, heard, herd, days, daze, heel, heal, peak, peek, sent, cent, scent, feet, feat, vain, vane, vein, miner, minor


Challenge:

raise, raze, rays, principal, principle



If you would like to donate to our class, the following items are always appreciated...



  • backup snacks (we currently need these)
  • disinfectant wipes
  • tissues
  • hand sanitizer 
  • ziploc gallon bags
  • ziploc sandwich bags
  • plastic spoons/plastic forks/plastic knives
  • backup snacks

Planning Schedule:


Monday- Music/ Extra Gym

Tuesday- Art

Wednesday- Gym

Thursday- Library

Friday- Computer/ Extra Gym





Important dates: 



September 25th - 2-hr early dismissal (Curriculum Development)

October 15 - 2-hr early dismissal (Faculty Senate)

October 16th - End of 1st 9 weeks for grades K-8.

October 23rd - Report cards go home for grades K-8

October 23rd - Parent/Teacher Conferences and 3-hr DELAY for students

October 31st - 2-hr early dismissal (Curriculum Development)

November 6th- Election Day/NO SCHOOL

November 12th - Veteran's Day Observed/NO SCHOOL

November 19 - 23 - Thanksgiving Break/NO SCHOOL

December 3rd - 2-hour early dismissal (Curriculum Development)

December 21st - 2-hr Early Dismissal (Faculty Senate)

December 21st - End of 2nd 9 weeks for grades K-8

December 24 - January 1st - Winter Break/NO SCHOOL

January 2nd - CE day for Teachers/NO SCHOOL STUDENTS

January 10th - Report Cards go home for grades K-12

January 21st - Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday/NO SCHOOL

January 24th - 2-hr DELAY (Curriculum Development)

February 14th - 2-hr DELAY (Faculty Senate)

February 18th - OS DAY (1st snow day conversion to instructional day)

March 4th - Parent/Teacher Conferences and 3-hr DELAY for students

March 15th - End of 3rd 9 weeks for grades K-8

March 22nd - Report Cards go home for grades K-8

March 22nd - 2-hr DELAY (Curriculum Development)

April 12th - 2-hr early dismissal (Faculty Senate)

April 15-19th - Spring Break/NO SCHOOL

May 24th - Tentative Last day for Students

May 24th - Tentative End of 4th 9 weeks for grades K-8.

May 27th - Memorial Day/NO SCHOOL

May 28 - June 3: OS DAYS (2nd - 6th  Snow Day Conversion to Instructional Day)

*Report Cards for the 4th quarter will be mailed to the students.

  




         Character Traits-By Month                  Student of the Month


                September-   Fairness                                  Heidi Thomas 

              

                October -    Responsibility                             

                          

                November - Citizenship                                  


                December - Student of the Month                  


                  January - Trustworthy                                    


                 February - Caring                                                


                   March - Kindness                                              


                   April -  Keyholder                                                   


                    May -  Most Improved                                 

                    

                   June- Student of the Month