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Homework in 4th Grade

Grade 4 students are expected to do up to 40 minutes of homework each night.  This is a guideline that is provided in order to have students, parents, and teachers sharing the same expectations. The time amount stated is the maximum for the average student and should be exceeded only on a rare occasion.  Please contact us if your child OFTEN spends a greater or lesser amount of time.  


Other things that can be done during homework time: 

Study basic math facts

Practice spelling words

Read 20 minutes

Write (journals, letters, stories, etc.) 

Practice cursive writing 

Practice oral reading


Students are expected to use assignment notebooks to record their homework.  Parents are asked to sign the notebooks every evening.