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Mrs. Curran

Hello My Name Is...

Diane Curran

Curran

 

                                 Welcome to Fourth Grade!  
                                                2013-2014
Hello, I am Diane Curran and this will be my 7th year teaching 4th grade at Edgemere Elementary.  I also previously taught first grade for one year. I love to read, bake, and watch a great movie.  I also love teaching my 4th graders.

Please feel free to email me at
dcurran2@bcps.org with any questions or concerns you have. I will respond to your e-mail as soon as possible.

October Dates to Remember
10/02 - Picture Day
10/18 - Schools Closed for Students
10/31 - Half Day for Students

4th Grade Daily Schedule
9:20 - 10:10 Special
10:15 - 12:15 Reading/Writing
12:20-12:40 Recess
12:45 - 1:15 Lunch
1:20 - 2:25 Math
 2:30 - 3:25 Science/Social Studies

Mrs. Curran's Specials
Monday: Technology/Exploratory Music
Tuesday: PE (Students need to wear sneakers.)
Wednesday: Vocal Music
Thursday: Library
Friday: Art


Quarter 1

Weekly Homework
Monday: Spelling words in alphabetical order
Tuesday: Spelling words 1-10 in sentences
Wednesday: Spelling words 11-20 in sentences
Thursday: Spelling Word shape boxes/Study for the spelling test.
Friday: No Homework



Language Arts - Unit 1
Novels:
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Shooting Kabul by N.H. Senzai
From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler  by E.L. Konigsburg
War With Grandpa by Robert Kimmel Smith

Writing
Compositions: Personal Narrative
Journals: Dialogue Journal
                Reading Response Journal

Math
Whole Numbers and Decimal Place Value
Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers and Money
Multiplication and Division Concepts

Science:
Fossil Detectives
Taking a Closer Look at Space

Social Studies:
Our Country's Geography