Homework

Each week, I will be posting any homework, tests, quizzes or projects on the homework tab.  I will also be posting any of this schoolwork on your child's Google Classroom pages.


February 19th - 23rd   (No School - February 19th)

Reading:
Study for this Wednesday's reading test on information from the short story:  "See How They Run."  A study guide for the reading test has been posted to Google Classroom.

Science: 

Due Friday:  Complete the Independent Skills Sheet:  Motion of Waves.  A copy of this assignment has been posted on your Google Classroom page.


Social Studies:

Due on Wednesday for Miss Bracamontes' students:  Complete the Illinois History Passage and Questions assignment.  

Due on Thursday for my homeroom, they will complete the Illinois History Passage and Questions assignment.

A copy of this assignment has been posted on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Study for this Thursday's Unit 11 Vocabulary test.  Notes to help study for the synonym and antonym sections of the test have been posted on my weblog page.


Have a great week ahead!!!

Go Notre Dame!!     

Mr. Mohr



February 12th-16th

Reading:
Due on Thursday:  Complete the Birthplace of American Democracy questions.  A copy of this assignment can be found on Google Classroom.

Planning ahead, the reading test on information from the short story:  "See How They Run" will be Wednesday, February 21st.  A study guide for the reading test will be posted to Google Classroom on Thursday of this week.

Science: 

There will be no homework assigned this week, but the students will have two in class grades.

On Monday, the students will complete the Scholastic sheet:  Shout Out the Facts.

On Tuesday and Wednesday,  the students will complete the Scholastic sheet:  Think Like An Inventor!


Social Studies:

Complete the ReadWorks assignment:  U.S. Presidents:  Abraham Lincoln.  - Due Wednesday for Mr. Mohr's S.S. class and due Thursday for Miss Bracamontes' class.  A copy of this assignment is on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due on Tuesday:  Complete pages 114-115 (completing the sentence and the word association questions) from Unit 11.  I will select one of two pages for a grade and the other page will be corrected during class.  I will return the student's vocabulary books on Wednesday.

Planning ahead, the Unit 11 Vocabulary test will be Thursday, February 22nd.


Have a great week ahead!!!

Go Notre Dame!!

Mr. Mohr



February 5th - 9th

Reading:
Due on Tuesday:  Complete The Cold Never Bothered Me Anyway! Informational Text questions.  A copy of these questions has been posted on Google Classroom.


Science: 

Study for Thursday's quiz on our current unit:  Transfer of Energy in Collisions.  A study guide has been posted on Google Classroom. 


Social Studies:

There will be no homework this week to help concentrate on studying for the tests and quizzes.

Students will have two in class grades. 

On Monday, the students will be labeling The Midwestern States on a map.

On Thursday, my homeroom will complete the the Midwestern Capitals assignment.  Miss Bracamontes students will be completing this assignment on Friday.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due on Tuesday:  Complete the Spelling 3x each sheet.  A copy of this assignment is on Google Classroom.

Due on Wednesday:  Complete the Spelling Patterns sheet.  A copy of this assignment is on Google Classroom.

Study for Friday's Spelling test.  


Have a great week ahead!!!

Go Notre Dame!!

Mr. Mohr



January 29th - February 2nd 

Reading:
Due on Thursday:  Complete the Animals that Hibernate Informational Text questions.  A copy of these questions has been posted on Google Classroom.


Science: 

Due Tuesday:  Complete the Crater Creations Informational Text questions.  A copy of these questions has been posted on Google Classroom.


Social Studies:

On Monday, the students will complete the Northeast Region questions sheet during class.

Last Thursday, a study guide was posted on the social studies Google Classroom page for our Northeast test.  This test will be Thursday, February 1st.  This gave the students one week to review and study for their test.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due on Tuesday:  Complete Vocabulary workbook pages 103-105.  I will select one of there three pages for a grade and the other two pages will be corrected during class.

Study for Friday's Unit 10 Vocabulary test.


Have a great week ahead!!!

Go Notre Dame!!

Mr. Mohr



January 22nd - 26th

Reading:
Study information for Wednesday's reading test from the short story:  "Delivering Justice:  W.W. Law and the Fight for Civil Rights."  A study guide was sent home last Friday and is also posted on the reading Google Classroom page page.


Science: 

Due Thursday:  Complete the skills sheet from the transfer of energy in collision unit.  A copy is posted on the science Google Classroom page.


Social Studies:

Due Tuesday, complete the Favorite Activity in the Northeast assignment.  A copy of this assignment has been posted on the social studies Google Classroom page.  An organizer will be sent home in class.

On Thursday, a study guide will be posted on the social studies Google Classroom page for our Northeast test.  This test will be Thursday, February 1st.  This will give the students one week to review and study for their test.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due on Wednesday, complete the spelling 3x each sheet and spelling pattern (soft c and soft g) sheet.

Study for Friday's spelling test.


Have a great week ahead!!!

Go Notre Dame!!

Mr. Mohr




January 15th - 19th

Reading:
Due Thursday:  Complete the How One Person Can Make a Difference assignment.  Students will be assigned this on Tuesday and be given two days to complete it.  This is to help balance schoolwork and time needed to study for tests.


Science: 

Study for Thursday's Science test on our unit:  Energy Transfer and Electric Currents.  All notes for the science study guide and a copy of the content packet are available on the Science Google Classroom page.


Social Studies:

All schoolwork for this week will be completed in class to help give more time for schoolwork in other subjects and studying for tests.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Study for Friday's Unit 9 Vocabulary test.  


Have a great week ahead.  Stay safe in this cold weather!!

Go Notre Dame!!

Mr. Mohr



January 8th - 12th

Reading:

Due on Wednesday:  Read the passage:  "Penguins:  A Peculiar Bird."  A copy is available on Google Classroom.


Science: 

Due Thursday:  Complete the Energy Transfer and Electric Currents skills sheet.  A copy is available on Google Classroom.

Due Friday:  Complete the Two Kinds of Current informational text passage and questions.  A copy of this assignment is available on Google Classroom.


Social Studies:

Due Tuesday:  Read the ReadWorks passage:  "Honoring King" and complete the questions.  A copy of this assignment is available on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due Wednesday:  Complete the 3x each sheet and the Spelling patterns sheet focusing on the (silent b, k, w, h, n, g).  Both assignments are posted on Google Classroom.

Study for Friday's Spelling test.  Words are posted on Google Classroom as well as on the Spelling and Vocabulary Units tab on my weblog.  


Have a great week ahead!!

Go Bears!!!   Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 



December 18th - 22nd

Reading:

Study for the information on Tuesday's reading test from the short story: "Aguinaldo." The study guide for Tuesday's test is available on Google Classroom.
During class on Wednesday, complete the Mama's Happy Christmas recall and make inferences sheet.


Science: 

On Monday, the students will be completing their science lab on the uses of energy.

Due Wednesday:  Complete the poster contest informational text passage and questions.  A copy of this assignment is available on Google Classroom.


Social Studies:

Due Tuesday:  Read the Lost On Ellis Island passage and complete the questions.  A copy of this assignment is available on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Study for Friday's Unit 8 Vocabulary test.  


I hope everyone has a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  Goodbye 2023!!!  Welcome 2024!!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 



December 11th-15th

Reading:


Due on Thursday: Complete the Informational Text assignment: Holiday Hits. This assignment is posted on Google Classroom.
On Thursday during class the students will be completing questions from an additional informational text.
There will be a reading test on the short story: "Aguinaldo on Tuesday, December 19th. 



Science:

Due on Tuesday:  Complete the Renewable and Nonrenewable Concept assignment.  This assignment is also posted on Google Classroom.

On Tuesday - Thursday, the students will also be completing a science lab on the uses of energy.


Social Studies:

The students will complete the Northeast Region questions during class on Monday.

Complete the Northeast States and Capitals assignment.  (My homeroom - Due on Wednesday).  This same assignment is due on Thursday for Miss Bracamontes' students.  This assignment is also posted on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due on Wednesday:  Complete the 3x each sheet and the Spelling patterns sheet focusing on the (r-controlled vowels).  Both assignments are posted on Google Classroom.

Study for Friday's Spelling test.  Words are posted on Google Classroom as well as on the Spelling and Vocabulary Units tab on my weblog.

Planning ahead, the Unit 8 Vocabulary test will be Thursday, December 21st.


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 



December 4th-8th

Reading:


Due Thursday:  Complete the community illustration and description assignment.  A copy of this assignment will be posted to the reading Google Classroom page on Wednesday.


Science:

Due on Wednesday:  Complete the renewable and nonrenewable skills sheet.  A copy of this assignment has been posted on the science Google Classroom page.


Social Studies:

Study for Wednesday's southeast states and capitals test.  Information on what to study has been posted on the S.S. Google Classroom page.  


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Study for Friday's Unit 4 Vocabulary test.  


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 



November 27th - December 1st


Reading:


Due Thursday:  Complete the Haiku:  What Makes A Haiku assignment.  Copies will be passed out on Wednesday and electronic copies are available on Google Classroom.


Science:

Study for Thursday's test on plate tectonics.  A copy of the notes taken during class are also available on Google Classroom.


Social Studies:

Due on Tuesday:  Complete the assignment:  Pythons in the Florida Everglades.  A copy will be passed out during class and an electronic copy is available on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due Thursday:  Complete the 3x each sheet and the spelling patterns sheet.  Copies will be passed out during Monday's class and electronic copies are available on Google Classroom.

Study for Friday's Spelling test.


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 



November 20th-24th

There will be no homework over Thanksgiving break.  Enjoy your break with family and friends!!!  I'm grateful to be able to teach at St. Catherines and truly grateful to teach a wonderful group of fourth graders!!! 



November 13th-17th

Reading:


Study for the reading test on information from the short story:  "Ranita:  The Frog Princess" on Tuesday, November 14th.  

All notes to study for the reading test were posted to Google Classroom on Thursday, November 9th.


Science:

There will be no homework this week. 

On Monday, the students will be completing STEMscopes questions:  The Hiking Trip.


Social Studies:

Room 213 (My homeroom students) - Due on Wednesday:  Complete the Dead Zone Passage and Questions.  Room 214 Miss Bracamontes' students will be completing the same assignment and it will be due on Thursday.

This assignment will be passed out during class and copies are available on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due Tuesday:  Complete pgs. 62-63 in your vocabulary book (completing the sentence and word study questions).  Copies of the vocabulary pages can be found on the Vocabulary/Spelling Google Classroom page.

Study for Thursday's Unit 6 Vocabulary test.


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr



November 6th-10th

Reading:


Due on Tuesday, please complete your Bighorn Sheep Informational Text assignment.  Students will receive a paper copy of this assignment in class and a copy of this assignment is on Google Classroom.

Planning ahead:  There will be a reading test on information from the short story:  "Ranita:  The Frog Princess" on Tuesday, November 14th.


Science:

Due on Thursday, please complete the skills sheet for our current unit:  Plate Tectonics.   The assignment will be passed out during class and a copy of this assignment is available on Google Classroom.


Social Studies:

This week, we will be finishing our presentations focusing on if you were running for the 4th grade president.  

Please see the rubric posted on Google Classroom for how your presentation will be graded.  A paper copy has also been passed out during class.

Room 213 (My homeroom students) - Due on Wednesday:  Complete the Southeast Map and Capitals assignment.  Room 214 (Miss Bracamontes' students will be completing the same assignment and it will be due on Thursday.

Students will need to label the states and name the specific state's capital. 

This assignment will be passed out during class and copies are available on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due Wednesday:  Complete the Unit 6 (3x each sheet and the pyramid sheet).  The assignments will be passed out during class and copies are available on Google Classroom.

Study for Thursday's Unit 6 Spelling test.


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 



October 30th - November 3rd

Reading:


Due on Thursday, please complete your Bison Informational Text assignment.  Students will receive a paper copy of this assignment in class and there is also a copy of this assignment on Google Classroom.


Science:

Your science take home test will be due on Tuesday, October 31st.  All notes are posted on Google Classroom.  Copies of your content packet are also posted on Google Classroom in case anyone forgets their packet or cannot get on STEMscopes.


Social Studies:

This week, we will be having presentations focusing on if you were running for the 4th grade president.  Miss Bracamontes' students have S.S. class on Wednesday and Friday this week, while my students have S.S. class on Wednesday and Thursday.  If you do not present this week, you will be presenting next week.

Please see the rubric posted on Google Classroom for how your presentation will be graded.  A paper copy will also be passed out during class.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Study for Friday's Unit 5 Vocabulary Test.


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 




October 23rd-27th

Reading:


Study for Wednesday's test on the short story:  "Spiders."  All of the notes to help you study for your test have been posted on the Reading Google Classroom page.


Science:

Due Thursday:  Complete the assignment:  Cluck, Cluck...Roar?  This assignment relates to fossils from our unit on Rock Formations.  A copy of this assignment is available on Google Classroom.


Social Studies:

Due on Friday:  Campaign Speech Notes - Running for 4th Grade President.  - More information can be found posted on Google Classroom.  Time will be set aside to help the students work on this during class.  Any work not completed will need to be done for homework.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due Wednesday:  Complete the Unit 5 Spelling 3x each and Spelling Rainbow sheets.  Copies of these assignments can be found on Google Classroom.

Study for Friday's Unit 5 Spelling Test.


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 



October 16th-20th

Reading:


Due Wednesday:  Complete the Biggest Fear assignment.  I will have a direction/grade sheet for this assignment posted onto Google Classroom for Tuesday.

Planning ahead, there will be a reading test on the short story:  Spiders on Wednesday, October 25th.


Science:

Due Thursday:  Complete the Rock Layers independent skills sheet.  I will have a direction/grade sheet for this assignment posted onto Google Classroom for Wednesday.


Social Studies:

On Monday, students will read a Branches of Government sheet and pass out questions during class. 

We will also begin a S.S. project later in the week in place of a test/quiz for our Branches of Government packet.  Details will be posted to Google Classroom for Friday, October 20th.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Study for Friday's Unit 4 Vocabulary test.  


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 
  



October 9th-13th

Reading:


Complete the Time Machine assignment due on Thursday.  I will have a direction/grade sheet for this assignment posted onto Google Classroom for Wednesday.


Science:

There is no homework this week.  We are beginning a new unit on rock layers.  There will be two grades this week - both done in class.  On Tuesday, the students will complete a preview and predict assignment.  On Thursday and Friday, the students will complete a rock layers lab.


Social Studies:

There will be no homework scheduled this week.  Students will receive a grade completing their presidential journal entry.  My homeroom will complete the journal on Tuesday, and Miss Bracamontes' students will complete it on Friday.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due Thursday:  Complete the Unit 4 Spelling pyramid and the 3x each assignment.  Study for Friday's Unit 4 Spelling test.  


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 
  



October 2nd-6th


Reading:


Study for Wednesday's test on the short story:  "Kids In Business."  All of the notes to help you study for your test is posted on the Reading Google Classroom page.


Science:

There is no homework this week.  During class, we are currently working on the Using Our Five Senses project.


Social Studies:

Due Wednesday:  Complete the Legislative Branch questions.  A picture of this assignment can be found on Google Classroom.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Study for Friday's Unit 3 Vocabulary test.  


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 
  


September 25th-29th


Reading:


Due Thursday:  Complete the What I Want to be When I grow up assignment.  A direction and grade sheet will be attached to Reading Google Classroom page on Wednesday.


Science:

Due Friday:  Complete the Independent skills sheet.  A picture of this sheet will be added for Friday to your child's Google Classroom Science stream page.


Social Studies:

Information for the Social Studies quiz has been posted to Google Classroom.

Study for Wednesday's Three Branches of Government quiz.


Spelling/Vocabulary:

Due Wednesday:  Complete the Unit 3 Spelling Pyramid Sheet and 3x each sheet.  Copies of these sheets will be added on Monday to your child's Vocabulary Google Classroom stream page.

Study for Friday's Unit 2 Vocabulary test.  


Have a great week everyone!!

Go Notre Dame!!! 

Mr. Mohr 


September 18th-22nd


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