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Mrs. Hicks 4th Grade

Mrs. Dena Hicks
4th Grade
Room: 18

Phone: (630) 493-8142
Email: dhicks@lisle202.org

 Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education
Illinois State University
Bloomington, IL

Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction
North Central College
Naperville, IL

Mrs. Hicks is a Lisle grad and has been teaching at Schiesher Elementary School for 17 years. She also serves as Student Council Advisor. 

Find more information about fourth grade projects and programs on our 4th Grade News page.
 
For help with homework or to review, click on Fourth Grade Resources to view video tutorials on our common core math content. This can be found in Math Favorite Resources & Links.  

Fourth Grade Resources

Classroom Activities:

Make a Voki! Click here: http://www.voki.com/

http://www.coolmath-games.com/0-lemonade-stand

Make a word cloud! http://tagul.com/cloud/1

Watch this Brain Pop! https://www.brainpop.com/english/writing/similesandmetaphors/preview.weml

Play the Factor Game: https://illuminations.nctm.org/Activity.aspx?id=4134

Practice the states and capitals: 

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/states_capitals_10_500.html

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/USA_Geography/USA_Caps_1b_1024.html

Learn About Equivalent Fractions!

Math Review Videos

Watch these videos to review prime, composite, multiples, factors and more!

Log into learnzillion with Mrs. Hicks login information: 

dhicks@lisle202.org

password: lions

Mr. McGlover teaches a new way to simplify fractions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ApoOgWRsobw

Watch this video to learn about solving long division problems using the partial quotient method:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJCDoBTBnG8

Equivalent Fractions Videos:

https://learnzillion.com/lesson_plans/5164-identify-equivalent-fractions-using-fraction-models

Comparing Fractions: https://learnzillion.com/lesson_plans/8905-order-fractions-using-common-denominators

Weekly Newsletters:

Important classroom and school information will be communicated with parents through weekly newsletters.  Please click the link to read this week's newsletter.

Weekly Newsletter First Week of School

Weekly Newsletter 8.31.15

Weekly Newsletter 9.7.15

Weekly Newsletter 9.14.15

Weekly Newsletter 9.21.15

Weekly Newsletter 9.28.15

Weekly Newsletter 10.5.15

Weekly Newsletter 10.12.15

Weekly Newsletter 10.19.15

Weekly Newsletter 10.26.15

Weekly Newsletter 11.2.15

Weekly Newsletter 11.9.15

Weekly Newsletter 11.16.15

Weekly Newsletter 11.30.15

Weekly Newsletter 12.7.15

Weekly Newsletter 12.14.15

Weekly Newsletter 1.5.16

Weekly Newsletter 1.11.16

Weekly Newsletter 1.18.16

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Weekly Newsletter 2.29.16

Weekly Newsletter 3.7.16

Weekly Newsletter 3.14.16  Typo! Economic Unit Sample due Friday, March 18th!

Weekly Newsletter 3.21.16

Weekly Newsletter 4.4.16

Weekly Newsletter 4.18.16

Links to Learn About Room 18:

Class Mission Statement

Classroom Management Plan

Class Schedule

Classroom Procedures, Routines, and PAWS LAWS

Fourth Grade Homework Policy and Guidelines

Homework Policy

 

Helpful Links

Renaissance Home Connect
Click for directions on how to access students' AR quiz records from home
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Math Fact Practice Websites

Fun Math Links 

Math Websites Including Link to iXl

Accessing Your Google Drive Instructions

MAP Practice Websites

Link to Kidblog

 
Inserted ImageRaz-Kids http://www.raz-kids.com/main/Login  Raz Kids Teacher Username: dhicksj

 

STUDENT ABSENCES

When your child is absent from school, please phone the school attendance line 630-493-8199. This is available 24 hours a day. You must report the absence and the reason for the absence. Please make every effort to place the call by 9AM the day of the absence. We kindly thank you for your cooperation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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