All posts tagged: 4th grade

4th Grade Homework: Spelling Template with a Silent E Pattern

Bonjour mammas!  Umm … Ms. Huff did it again!  The kiddos have spelling homework but she switched the pattern on us this week!  Not to fret, though … the last template was very easy to modify.  So quick, in fact, I have sounds of the old Batman series running thru my head … BAM – POW – SHAZAM! This isn’t a long post, for sure, but you’re hopefully getting what you need: A new spelling homework template this week for your favorite 4th grader!  Happy spelling homework time 🙂 [pdf-embedder url=”https://simplyhappy2.files.wordpress.com/2016/10/4th-grade-spelling-homework-silent-e-pattern-template.pdf” title=”4th-grade-spelling-homework-silent-e-pattern-template”]  

Did Someone Say Homework? A 4th Grade Reading Homework Template Student, Parent, and Teacher Approved!

I heard rumor 4th grade was the year they ramp up the intensity of reading homework to get the kiddos amply on their way towards good critical reading and comprehension skills.  And, given what I’ve learned in my coursework on the U.S. Education and Schools Systems whereby as a nation we are falling extremely behind in our overall global comparison in all basic areas of academic concentrations in Math, Science, and Reading, I am more able to support this extra work than what I found from 3rd Grade for Amelie. Don’t get me wrong, 3rd grade had its fair amount of reading and homework, but for some reason there seems to be a noticeable difference from the amount of homework between 3rd and 4th! I have been silently eager (okay … I just fibbed – it has been secret at least in my household!  In fact, that is probably the first question my kids get asked EVERY day), to find out what the homework assignments are for the day.  Amelie has surprisingly been coming home …