# Irene Sikora, Fourth Grade

## Homework, Week of April 14

__Week of April 14__

** Monday, April 14
5th Math; **WB p.107; Sim.sol.#93

**4th Math**Sim.sol.#93

**Religion:**Study Stations of the Cross.

**Sim.sol.#94**

5th Math:

__Tuesday, April 15__5th Math:

**5th Science:**Study for test.

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#94

## homework; week of April7

** Monday, April 7
4th and 5th Math** Study for test; Sim.Sol.#89

**Tuesday, April 8
4th and 5th Math**; Sim.sol.#90

**Wednesday, April 9**

** 4th and 5th Math; **Sim.sol.#91

**Religion:**Start studying the Stations of the Cross. Test next Tlues.

** Thursday, April10
5th Math:** p.442, #13 to 32, Sim.sol.#92

**4th Math:**WB p.119; Sim.sol.#92

## Homework, week of March 31

** Monday, March 31
5th Math:** Sim.sol.#85, WB p.103

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#85

**5th Science:**Questions on p.191 &193

** Wednesday, April 2
5th Math:**Sim.sol.#87

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#87

**5th Science:**Study the plates of the earth for test tomorrow.

** Thursday, April 3
4th and 5th Math:**Simple sol.#88

## Homework, Week of March 24

**Monday, March 24**

**5th Math:** Sim.sol.#81

**4th Math:** Sim.sol.#81

**4th Science: **Study vocab.; test on Thurs.

** Tuesday, March 25
5th Math:** Study graphs for test tomorrow; Sim.sol.#82

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.# 82; WB p.108#1 to 16

**4th Science:**Study for vocab. test on Thurs.

** Wednesday,March 26
5th Math:** Sim.sol.#83

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#83; p.472, #11 to 24

**4th Science:**Study for test on vocab. and water cycle.

** Thursday, March27
5th Math:** WB p.101; Sim.sol.#84

**4th Math:**Study for test; Sim.sol.#84

## Homework, Week of March 17

** Monday, March 17
4th and 5th Math **Sim.sol.#77

**4th and 5th Science**Study vocab.; test on Wed.

** Tuesday, March 18
5th Math:**Sim.sol.#78

**5th Science**Study vocab. Test tomorrow

**4th Math**P 446#15 to 18

**4th Science**Study vocab. Test tomorrow

** Wednesday, March10
5th Math:** WB p.61; Sim. sol.#79

**4th Math:**Sim.sol. #79

** Thursday, March 20
4th and 5th Math:** Sim.sol.#80

## Homework; Week of March 10

** Monday, March 10
5th Math:** Sim.sol. #73

**4th Math:**sim.sol.#73; Chapter test on Wed.

**Religion:**Finish Lenten poster

** Tuesday, March 11
5th Math.**Finish WB p,99,#3 to 12; SS#74

**4th Math:**Test tomorrow; Study p.424 Sets A, B, & D; Sim.sol.#74

** Wednesday, March 12
5th Math:** Finish WB p.100; Sim.sol.#75

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#75

** Thursday, March 13
5th Math:** Sim.sol.#76

**5th Science:**Finish definitions of 13 vocab. words. Test next Wed.

**4th Math**Sim.sol.#76

**4th Science:**Finish definitions of 10 vocab. words. Test next Wed.

## Terra Nova Tips

__Tips for Terra Nova Week__

Get a good night's sleep.

Eat a healthy breakfast.

Bring a __healthy__ snack.

Have 2 #2 pencils and erasers.

Relax and do the best you can do. There is nothing to worry about__!__

## Homework for Grade 4

Simple Solutions #85, English Plus Workbook p. 36, 7-18; Spelling on Tuesday, Feb. 25, Inventor information due 2/26

## Homework, Week of Feb.24

** Monday, Feb. 24
5th Math:** Study for test on adding/subtracting mixed numbers; sim.sol.#69

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#69

** Tuesday,Feb.25
5th Math **/sim.sol.#70

**4th Math**5Math problems, Sim.sol.70

** Wednesday, Feb. 26
4th and 5th Math:** Sim.sol.#71

**Religion**Start studying the Precepts of the Church. Test next Monday.

** Thursday, Feb. 27
5th Math**Sim.sol.#72, Study for test tomorrow

**4th Math**Sim.sol.#72

**4th Religion**Study precepts of the Church for test on Mon.

## Homework, Week of Feb. 18

** Tuesday, Feb.18
5th Math:**p.367, #5 to 8; sim.sol.#65

**5Th Science:**Make sure the 5 definitions from p. 242

**are finished. Test on Thurs.**

**4th Math:**Sim.sol. #65

**4th Science:**Study definitions; test on Thurs.

** Wednesday, Feb. 19
5th Math:** p.371, #13 to 17; sim.sol.#66

**5th Science:**Study def. and notes for test tomorrow.

**4th Math:**sim.sol.#66

**4th Science"**Study for test tomorrow.

** Wednesday, Feb.20
5th Math:** WB p.90#1 to 8; sim.sol.#67

**4th Math:**sim.sol.#67

**Religion:**Finish Name Acrostic.

** Thursday, Feb.21
I have had problems with students completing homework on time lately. Starting on Monday, Feb.24 students will have to stay in at recess to do the homework. When they accumulate 3 missing homeworks, they will get an after-school detention, from 2:30 to 3:00. I will give you advance notice and a note to be signed if they get an after-care solution.
4th and 5th Math:** Sim.sol. #68

## Homework, Week of Feb. 10

**Monday, Feb. 10
5th Math**: Sim. sol. must be finished to p.61.

**5th Science**p.240 & 241, #1 to 16, must be finished by Wed.

**4th Math**Sim.sol.#61

** Tuesday, Feb. 11
5th Math:**p.358, set C; sim.sol.#62

**5th Science:**Finish p. 240 # 1 to 16.

**4th Math:**WB p.86, #5 to 8. Sim.sol.#62

**4th Science:**Start studying definitions; test will be next Tues.

## Homework, Week of Feb. 3

__Monday, Feb. 3
snow day__

** Tues., Feb. 4
5th Math: **Sim.sol. #58

**5th Science:**Test that was supposed to be today is postponed until Thurs. Test will be on Thurs., regardless of Wed.'s weather, so remember to bring home notes to study.

**4th math:**Sim.sol. #57

**Wed., Feb. 5
Snow day**

**Thurs., Feb. 6**

**5th Math:** Sim.sol. #59; WB p.80

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#58 and 59.

## Homework, week of Jan.27

**Monday, Jan. 27**

**4th Math: **Sim.sol. #56

** Tuesday, Jan.28
5th Math:**Sim.sol.#55. WB p.76

**4th Math:**Test on Division tomorrow.

## Homework, Week of Jan.21

** Thursday, Jan.23
5th Math:** WB p.75; sim.sol.#54

**4th Math:**p.312, #9 to 17; sim.sol.#54

## Homework, Week of Jan.13

Monday, Jan.13

5th Math: Finish p.298, #27 to 36 and #43 to 50.

**5th Science:** Study vocab. for test on Thurs.

**4th Math:** p.295, Set F, # 1 to 10

** Tuesday, Jan.14
5th Math:**Finish p.301, Set E, #1to10and 17 to 20

**5th Science:**Study for Science test on Thurs.

**4th Math:**WB p.70, #1 to 12. Prepare for test tomorrow.

** Wednesday, Jan.15
5th Math:**WBp.72; Study for test on Prime Factorization; Sim.sol.#51

**5th Science:**Study for vocab. test

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#51

## Homework, Week of Jan.6

**Monday, Jan.6**

**5th Math: **WBp.66, #1 to 9; sim.sol.#47

**4th Math:** WB p.66; sim.sol.#47

**4th Science:** Study vocab. for test on Fri.

** Tues., Jan.7
5th Math:** Finish p.282, #7 to 16; Sim.sol.#48

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#48

**4th Science:**Study vocab. for test on FRi.

** Wed., Jan.8
5th Math:** WB67#11 to 19; Study for tomorrow's test; sim.sol.#49

**5th Science:**Finish Open Book test.

**4th Math:**P284 #13 to 17; sim.sol.#49

**4th Science:**Study vocab. for Fri.'s test

**Religion**Study Corporal Works of Mercy

** Thursday, Jan.9
5th Math:**Sim.sol.#50

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#50

**4th Science:**Study for Science test tomorrow.

## Homework, Week of Jan. 2

** Thurs., Jan. 2
5th Math** Sim.sol.#46

**4th Math**WB.p64; Sim.sol.#46

**4th Science:**Start studying new vocab.

## Homework Week of Dec.16

** Monday, Dec.16
5th Math**Finish WB p.54; Sim.sol.#45

**4TH Math**WBp.41;

**Religion**Study Beatitudes

__Tuesday, Dec. 17
No homework for 4th or 5th grade.__

__Some 5th graders have make-up work to do.__

## Homework, Week of Dec.9

** Monday, Dec. 9
5th Math:** Sim.sol. # 43; Prepare for division of decimals test tomorrow; Finish p. 204, Set B, #9 to 29

**5th Science:**Study for vocab. test on Wed.

**4th Math:**WB p.39; Sim.sol.#43

**Wednesday, Dec.11**

**5th Math:**Sim.sol.#44

**5th Science:**Study vocabulary and order of steps for Mitosis for test tomorrow.

**4th Math:** Prepare for test on time and temperature; sim.sol.#44

**4th Religion:** Study Beatitudes; must match proper beginnings with endings.

__Thursday, Dec. 12
No Homework; See you at the Concert!__

## Homework, Week of Dec.2

** Monday, Dec.2
5th Math:** p.189, #3 to 17 to prepare for tomorrow's test; sim.sol.#39

**5th Science;**finish Ch. Open Book Test

**4th Math;**WB p.36;sim.sol.#39

**Tuesday, Dec.3**

**4th and 5th Math:**Sim.sol.#40

** Thursday, Dec.4
5th Science:**Start studying definitions; test next Wed.

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.41

## Homework, week of Nov.25

** Monday, Nov.25
4th and 5th Math:**Sim.sol.#36

**4th and 5th Science:**Study for Science test tomorrow.

**Tuesday, Nov.26**

**5th Math:** Sim.sol.#38

**4th Math:** WB p.35; Sim.sol.#38

## Homework, Week of Nov.18

** Monday, Nov.18
5th Math** Sim.sol.#33

**4th Math**Sim.sol.#33; WBp.31

**4th Science;**Finish p.92 & 93, #1 to 16

**Tuesday, Nov.19**

**5th Math** Sim.sol.#34

4th Math: WBp.33; Sim.sol.#34

** Wednesday, Nov.20
5th Math:**Study for test; Sim.sol.#35

**5th Science:**Test next Tues.

**4th Math**Study for test tomorrow. Sim.sol.#35

**4th Science**Study vocab. definitions.

** Thursday, Nov,21**Sim.sol.#36

4th and 5th Math:

**4th and 5th Science:**Start studying notes for test next Tues.

## Homework, Week of Nov.,12

**Tues., Nov.12**

**5th Math:**Study for Ch. test tomorrow; Sim.sol.#29

**5th Science:** Study vocab. and notes for test on Thurs.

**4th Math:** Sim.sol.#29

** Wed., Nov. 13
5th Math:**WB p.37; Sim.sol.#30

**5th Science:**Study for test; remember, there is no word bank

**4th Math:**WB p.29; Sim.sol.#30

** Thurs., Nove 14
5th Math:** WB p.38; Sim.sol.#31

**4th Math:**WBp.30; sim.sol.#31

## Homework, Week of Nov.4

** , Nov. 4
5th Math:** Sim.sol.#25

**5th Science**Finish p.62 & 63, # 1 to 16. Write out question and correct answer.

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#25

**4th Science**Start studying for Science test on Thurs.

** Tuesday, Nov.5
5th Math** WB

**p.33; Sim.sol.#26**

4th Math:Sim.sol.#26

4th Math:

**5th Science:**Finish Open Book test"

**4th Science:**Study definitions and notes for test on Thulrs.

** Wednesday, Nov.6
5th Math:**WB p.34; Sim.sol.#27

**4th Math**Sim.sol.#27

**4th Science:**Study for test tomorrow.

** Thursday, Nov.7
5th Math:**Sim.sol.#28

**4th Math:**WB p.28; Sim.sol.#29

**5th Science:**Start studying definitions and notes on classification. Test will be next Wed. or Thurs.

## Homework; Week of Nov.4

## THANK YOU

**Thank you to all the parents, aunts, and grandparents who were able to join us for breakfast today. A special thanks to Mrs. Nolan for setting it up for us. It was great that Father Bill and Mr. Sorci were also able to join us. The children and I appreciate your participation. Hope we can do it again sometime.**

## Homework, Week of Oct.28

** Monday, Oct. 28
5th Math:**Sim.sol.#21; Chapter test on Wed.

**5th Science:**Study notes on Skeletal, Muscular, and Excretory System and text book pages on Nervous system; test on Wed.

**4th Math:**WB p.25, Sim.sol.#21

** Tuesday;, Oct.29
5th Math;**Test tomorrow; Study p.123; Sim.sol.#22

**5th Science:**Test on Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous, and Excretory Systems

**4th Math:**WB p.26; Sim.sol.#22

** Wednesday, Oct. 30
5th Math:** Sim.sol.#23 and 24.

**5th Math:**Silm.sol.#23 and 24; Math test on Friday.

__Thursday, Oct. 31
No Homework; HAPPY HALLOWEEN!__

## Homework, Week of Oct,21

** Monday, Oct. 21
5th Math:** Math p.98 #19 to 25

**4th and 5th Science:**Study notes for test tomorrow.

**4th Math:**4 problems in notebook; Sim. Sol. #17

** Tuesday, Oct.22
5th Math:**Worksheet on evaluating expressions; sim.sol.#17

**4th Math:**4 mult. problems in notebooks; sim.sol.#18.

** Wednesday, Oct.23
5th Math: **Sim.sol.#18

**5th Science:**Start studying new set of notes for test next Tues.

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#19

** Thursday, Oct.24
5th Math:**sim.sol.#19 and 20

**4th Math:**sim.sol.#20

**5th Science:**Study notes on skeletal and muscular systems; more notes to come for test next Wed.

**4th Science:**Start studying 6 vocab. words. Notes to come; test next Tues. or Wed.

## Homework, Week of Oct.15

** Tuesday, Oct. 15
5th Math:** P.81, #11 to 14: S.S.#14

**4th Math:**WB p.20

** Wednesday, Oct.16
5th Math:** Sim.Sol.#15

**4th and 5th Science:**Study Science notes for test next week.

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#14

** Thursday, Oct.17
5th Math:**Sim.sol.#16

**4th and 5th Science:**Study notes; test next Tues.

**4th Math:**Sim.sol.#15; Study 2,3,4, &5 times tables.

**Religion**Study 10 Commandments.

## Homework, Week of Oct.7

** Monday, Oct. 7
4th and 5th Math:**Simple sol. #12

**45h Nd 5th Science:**Study notes for test tomorrow.

**Wednesday,**

**4th and 5th Math:** Simple sol. #13

## Homework; Week of Sept. 30

** Monday, Sept. 29
5th Math:** finish p.69, #8 to 22 ; Sim. Sol. #8

**4th Math:**Sim.Sol. # 8.

** Tuesday, Oct.1
5th Math:**Worksheet and Sim.Sol.#9

**4th Math:**Finish WS; Sim.Sol.#9

**4th and 5th Science:**Study notes; test will be next week.

** Wednesday, Oct.2
4th and 5th Math:**Sim.sol.#10; Both classes will have a math test on Fri.

**4th and 4th Science:**Study notes in notebooks. Both classes will be having a Science test on their notes next Tues. or Wed.

** Thursday, Oct.3
5th Math:**Study for test tomorrow. Study notes. Sim.sol.#11

**5th Science:**Study notes for test next Tues.

**4th Math:**Study for Ch. 3 test. Sim. sol. #11

**4th Science:**Study notes for test next Tues.

## Homework, Week of Sept. 23

** Monday, Sept. 23
5th Math:**Do #1 to 5 on worksheet

**Study for test on notes and vocab. tomorrow.**

**4th and 5th Science:****4th Math:**P.50, #8 to 12

** Tuesday, Sept. 24
5th Math;**Test tomorrow; study samples on pages 52 & 53.

**4th Math:**Test tomorrow; study samples on p.56.

** Wednesday, Sept.25
4th and 5th Math: **Simple Solutions # 5

** Thursday, Sept. 26
4th and 5th Math:** Simple Solutions #6

## Homework, Week of Sept. 16

** Monday; Sept.16
5th Math: **Finish Classwork: p.37, #11 to 20; p.39, #8 to 22

**5th Science:**Definitions are due on Wed.; test will be next Tues.

**4th Math-**Worksheet

**4th Science:**start studying new Science vocab. Test will be next Tues.

** Tuesday, Sept. 17
5th Math:** 5 multiplication problems in your notebook.

**5th Science:**Finish notes from p.32 & 33; Finish vocab.

**4th Math:**p.36, #15 to 18 and 21,22

** Wednesday; Sept. 17
5th Math: **Simple Solutions worksheet

**5th Science:**Bring in 8 different things (pieces of candy or otherwise) to represent the organelles of plant and animal cells. Students may have a little extra to eat while doing the project; but not an entire meal!

**4th Science:**Study vocab. for test on Tues.

** Thursday; Sept. 18
5th Math:** P.45, #10 to 14

**4th and 5th Science:**Study notes and vocab. for test on Tues.

**4th Math:**p.40, #2 ti 11

## Homework, Week of Sept. 9

** Monday, Sept.9
5th Science:**Study notes and vocab. for Thurs.'s test

**4th Math:**Worksheet, do odd numbers only

**4th Science:**Study notes and vocab. for Thurs.'s test

** Wednesday, Sept. 11
4th Math:**Worksheet

**4th Science:**Study vocab. and notes for test tomorrow

**5th Math:**p.21, #5 to 9

**5th Science:**Study vocab. and notes for test tomorrow

** Thursday, Sept.12
5th Math:** Prepare for Ch. 1 test tomorrow. Study/practice problems from pages 28 & 29

**4th Math:**Prepare for Ch. 1 test tomorrow. Study/ practice problems from p.24

## Homework; Week of Sept. 3

__Wed.., Sept. 5__

**5th Math : **p.9, # 2,3,4,7,8,9

**5th Science:**Start studying vocab.; test next Thurs.

**4th Science:**Write definitions of vocabulary words on p.x.

** Thurs., Sept. 6
5th Math: **Worksheet, both sides

**4th Math:**Worksheet, side 1.3

**All books should be covered, all supplies should be purchased, and all summer choice projects should be handed in by Friday, Sept. 6.**

__Fri., Sept. 7__

**No homework; 4th grade has gym on Mon.**

## Summer Messsage

Dear Parents,

I would like to welcome you to 4th grade at Mother Teresa Regional School. I am eager to get to know you and your children. I have heard nothing but good things about this group of students, and I look forward to working with them. We have lots of good projects in store, and I'm sure it will be a great year. I will see you at Back to School Night. It you have any questions or comments for me, feel free to e-mail me at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) and I will get back to you as quickly as I can.

Sincerely,

Mrs. Sikora

## Irene Sikora, Fourth Grade

I am Mrs. Sikora, and this is my fifth year teaching at MTRS. I have had over 30 years experience teaching in the Diocese of Trenton, all subject areas from grades 4 through 8. I graduated from College Misericordia in Dallas, PA with a BS in Elementary Education. I am certified to teach all major subjects in grades K through 8. This year I will teach the 4th grade Religion, Science, and Math. I will also teach 5th grade Math and Science. I am looking forward to getting to know the MTRS families.