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  •    Welcome to section 4-1's webpage!  I am excited to be a part of the Hamilton Heights team, and I look forward to working with you and your child to achieve their best this year.  I have been in education for 11 years, and this is my fourth school year at CASD as a full-time teacher.  I am thrilled to be a part of the CASD community!

       At this site, you will have access to useful information to help you and your child throughout the school year.  I will try my best to keep this site updated, and upload useful links, news, etc., to keep you informed of all the happenings in 4th grade!  Please, do not hesitate to contact me via email or phone.

    The following are some things you can do over the summer to prepare for 4th grade:

    4th Grade ELA

    1. Practice using legible handwriting
    2. Practice spelling sight words.  Please click and print this link: Spelling and Reading resource for home
    3. Read for 20 minutes consistently
    4. Have discussions with children about what they are reading by questioning and asking opinions 

    4th Grade Math

    1. Fluently (3 sec./fact) recall basic addition, subtraction, and multiplication facts
    2. Tell time using an analogue clock
    3. Count and use money


    4-1 and 4-4 Schedule:

    4-4 ELA  9:05-10:40 AM

    Special  10:40-11:20 AM

    4-4  Writing  11:20-12:05 PM

    4-1 ELA  12:05-12:30 PM

    Lunch  12:30-1:00 PM

    Recess  1:00-1:15 PM

    4-1  ELA  1:15-2:25 PM

    Recess  2:25-2:40 PM

    4-1  Writing 2:40-3:25 PM

    Dismissal @ 3:30 PM



    Day 1   Library

    Day 2   Gym

    Day 3   Music

    Day 4   Art

    Day 5   No Special