Mrs. Merrill’s Classes

September 24-28

  • Science 3
    • How do plants grow?
    • How can we learn about plants from long ago?
  • Science 4
    • How do animals adapt to their environments?
    • What causes animals to behave in a certain way?
  • Religion
    • What is prayer?
    • Memory Work: Philippians 4:6

September 17-21

  • Science 3
    • Bring back potato plant; observations due
    • How do seeds get around?
    • STEM Challenge–seed dispersal
    • How does a seed grow?
  • Science 4
    • Vertebrates vs. Invertebrates
    • Make mobiles in class to classify animals
  • Religion
    • How should we treat each other?
    • What happened when Lot and Abram fought?
    • Memory Work: Commandments 1-3
      • Can be found here (no meanings)

September 10-14

  • Science 3
    • Quiz Review
    • Quiz on Chapter 1, Lessons 1-3 on Friday
  • Science 4
    • Quiz Review
    • Quiz on Chapter 1, Lessons 1-3 on Friday
  • Religion
    • What are blessings?
    • How was the whole world blessed through Abraham?
    • Memory work due Friday: Genesis 12:3

September 4-7

  • Science 3
    • How are plants grouped?
    • How are plants pollinated?
    • Keep making observations on potato plants
  • Science 4
    • How are organisms classified?
  • Religion
    • Why is pride harmful?
    • Memory work quiz Friday: Psalm 25:8-9

August 27-31 Notes

  • Science 3
    • How do plants survive, grow, and reproduce?
    • Potato Plant Project
      • Make observations and predictions on worksheet at home for 3 weeks
  • Science 4
    • What are the building blocks of life?
      • Make a model of a cell in class
  • Religion
    • What are the consequences of sin?
    • Memory work quiz Friday: Romans 6:23

August 20-24 Notes

  • Science 3 and 4
    • Science Process Skills
    • Scientific Methodboy with magnify
    • Engineering Design Process
    • 4th Grade: Quiz Friday! (Study Guide went home Thursday)
  • Religion
    • Creation
    • No memory work

August 15-17 Notes

  • Please bring a NIV (New International Version) Bible to class this week!
  • Students also need a binder with a clear plastic sleeve on the cover for science.