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Spencer Crossing
Intermediate School
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Ms. Ishii
4th Grade Language Arts & Social Studies
Spencer Crossing

Welcome to our class website!  


  • Please see my "Assignments" tab for access to our daily assignment notebook.  

Language Arts Notes:

This week we be reading King of the Parking Lot in class.  We will be synthesizing the other two texts from this module, Skeletons and Movers and Shapers in conjunction with our final story for module 1B.  

The week after we return from Thanksgiving break, students will begin working on their module B PBA, which involves conducting a short investigative project on an animal of their choice.  Students will be creating an infographic and will write an introduction and conclusion telling more about the animal.  

Upcoming Tests:

Wednesday, November 28: List 8 spelling test today.  Try practicing using Spelling City!  There is a link to the games under the "student links" tab on the right side of my website.  Study guide is also posted under the "Language Arts" tab.

Thursday, November 29: Lessons 13-18 vocabulary quiz today.  Try Quizlet to study: https://quizlet.com/339117514/king-of-the-parking-lot-vocabulary-flash-cards/?new. Study guide posted under the "Language Arts" tab. 

Upcoming Events: 

November 16: Half Day; Student Dismissal at 10:35; Report cards go home

November 19 & 20: Parent Teacher Conferences 

November 21-23: No School.  Happy Thanksgiving!

Fine Arts (for my homeroom class) will be 7:45-8:15 a.m. daily.

Blue days= P.E.

Silver days= Art or Music

We begin each trimester with Art and end with Music.  

Please see the Fine Arts schedule here.

Both of my ELA blocks will have library class on Tuesdays each week. 

Block 1&2 at 8:15-8:45 a.m. 

Block 3&4 at 11:30-12:00 p.m.

Parents: Please email our librarian, Ms. Vanderwall, @avanderwall.nlsd122.org  if you would like to volunteer to help at library.  We'd love to have you!