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Welcome to Ms. Janosky's 4th grade reading and writing class! I am so excited for this new 2017-2018 school year!
This year is all about finding out who we are as readers and writers! In our classroom we show kindness to each other no matter what. I look forward to getting to know all of you. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have ANY questions or concerns at all!
Our Specials Schedule
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
PE Library PE Art Music
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Week of Sept. 25, 2017
Spelling Words Affixes (List 5)
1) dislike 1) co- with, together
2) disappear 2) anti- against
3) disobey 3) de- do the opposite of
4) disown 4) tri- three
5) disagree 5) bi- two
6) incorrect  
7) impolite  
8) impossible  
9) incomplete  
10) impatient  
Week of Sept. 18, 2017
Spelling Words Affixes (List 4)
1) dresses 1) able- can be done
2) dishes 2) inter- between
3) foxes 3) port- carry
4) sandwiches 4) s/es- more than one (plural)
5) wrenches  
6) bushes  
7) churches  
8) branches  
9) passes  
10) quizzes  
Week of Sept. 11, 2017
Spelling Words Affixes (List 3)
1) calf 1) ology- the study of
2) calves
2) less- without
3) leaf 3) mis- wrongly
4) leaves 4) over- too much, above
5) loaf  
6) loaves  
7) knife  
8) knives  
9) thief  
10) thieves   
Remember: These affixes will be added to the previously tested affixes. That means on Friday's quiz, there will be 14 affixes that you will be responsible for. You should be keeping each graded quiz so that you can study the affixes from the week before with its corrected meaning. :) 
 Here are the Spelling Words and Affixes for this week. If you have any questions about what the expectations for homework are, please do not hesitate to email me.
Spelling Words
Affixes (List 2)
1) bought
1) bio- life
2) fought
2) ful- full of
3) brought
3) under- under/below
4) thought
4) er- one who
5) sought
6) hound
7) mound
8) ground
9) surround
10) astound

Monday- Write spelling words 3 times each.

Tuesday- Write a sentence using each spelling word.

Wednesday- Write a story using ALL spelling words.

Thursday- Take a practice test at home with an adult. *record test on designated sheet in homework packet* 


Monday- Draw a picture of each affix’s meaning

Tuesday- Write 3 words containing each affix.

Wednesday- Write a sentence using one word from each affix from Tuesday.

Thursday- Take a practice affix quiz at home with a parent/guardian. *record test on designated sheet in homework packet*