Welcome to Fourth Grade!. Presented by your Fourth Grade Team: Meredith Collins Kim Hall Lauren Myers Jennifer Wilson. The Mountain Brook City Schools Foundation.
Presented by your Fourth Grade Team:
The Mountain Brook City Schools Foundation provides an ongoing and dependable funding source for critical academic “extras” (i.e. technology, teacher training and development, and library enhancement). These extras benefit every grade level and every academic subject area.
Where has the money gone?
Professional Development $1,646,014
Library Enhancement $ 129,520
Superintendent’s Discretionary Fund $ 20,000
103,000 Hours of teacher training
Staff Development Specialists (Reading and Math)
Computer Workstations Classroom Response Systems
Laptop Computer Labs at each school Listening Centers
GPS Software Mini Laptops
Portable Video Conferencing Systems Data Projectors
Video Broadcasting Equipment Document Cameras
Classroom Sound Enhancement Systems Science Lab Equipment
4,500 Library Books
Students will learn reading skills and strategies through a variety of resources: Harcourt anthology, National Geographic Explorer, Comprehension Toolkit (nonfiction text), novels, Storyworks, etc.
Students can access EMGames on the internet from home. Login and password information will be provided by your child’s teacher.
If a student chooses to break a rule:
NOTE: students will begin each day with a clean slate.
That’s all folks!
Volunteer sign-up sheets and Parent Orientation packets are located in your child’s classroom.