Mrs. Hicks 4th Grade
Mrs. Dena Hicks
Phone: (630) 493-8142
Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education
Illinois State University
Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction
North Central College
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.
Make a Voki! Click here: http://www.voki.com/
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:
Math Review Videos
Watch these videos to review prime, composite, multiples, factors and more!
Log into learnzillion with Mrs. Hicks login information:
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:
Equivalent Fractions Videos:
Comparing Fractions: https://learnzillion.com/lesson_plans/8905-order-fractions-using-common-denominators
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 3.14.16 Typo! Economic Unit Sample due Friday, March 18th!
Links to Learn About Room 18:
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.