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Fourth Grade Parent Newsletter

 

This week we are reading “The Horned Toad Prince” by Jackie Mims Hopkins.  We will focus on some vocabulary words in this story.  It would be helpful if you will reinforce the meaning of these words at home with your child.  Also, on this newsletter you will find our spelling words for the week.  Please practice these words at home as well.  The words in italics are our challenge spelling words.  Let’s have a great week!

 

Spelling Words: prairie, calorie, honey, valley, money, finally, movie, country, empty, city, rookie, hockey, collie, breezy, jury, balcony, steady, alley, trolley, misty, frequency, parsley, journey, chimney, attorney

 

Vocabulary Word

Meaning

prairie

plain

lassoed

caught with ropes

riverbed

channel for water

favor

kind act

offended

upset

shrieked

screamed

bargain

deal