4th Grade – Language Arts (Room 107)

Ms. Thomas – Decatur Classical School

Ms. Thomas is starting her 12th year of teaching in the Chicago Public Schools.  This is her 8th year at Decatur and is very excited to be teaching 4th grade language arts.  In her 12 years of teaching she has taught everything from 1st grade to 8th grade!  She received her undergraduate degree from DePauw University in elementary education and history.  Later she attended DePaul University and received her master’s degree as a reading specialist with a focus in learning disabilities. When she is not teaching, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, figure skating and needlepoint!

 

 

Week of December 4th, 2017

This week in reading we read a poem called “Bat Wraps Up” and discussed how the author used imagery to describe the movement of…   Read More

Posted in 4thGradeLanguageArts | Comments Off on Week of December 4th, 2017

Week of November 27th, 2017

This week in reading we focused on character development and theme.  We read the short story “The Good Deed” and looked at how the…   Read More

Posted in 4thGradeLanguageArts | Comments Off on Week of November 27th, 2017

Week of November 20th, 2017

During this (short) week students worked on identifying prepositions in a sentence, continued their work on Tuck Everlasting and also practiced reading some short…   Read More

Posted in 4thGradeLanguageArts | Comments Off on Week of November 20th, 2017

© 2016 Decatur Classical