Cats or Dogs?
Cats or Dogs? Which do you prefer, and why? Present your opinion in a persuasive essay. Tacy Rowan, Tracy Webster

Today’s Activities

fab|fa-readme|

Read it! Write it!

Read “Cats or Dogs?” Read and Respond to the Writing Prompt found here

fab|fa-nutritionix|

Math

Brain Teasers! Challenge yourself to solve these math puzzles. Share one or more with someone else and explain your thinking.

fas|fa-robot|

Mystery Science

Watch this video and find the answers on Mystery Science – Why Do Baby Animals Look So Cute?

fas|fa-bug|

Design your own pet food!

Design Your Own Pet Food then complete this worksheet and create your own commercial!

Did you do today’s activities?

Push the button below to let us know you’ve completed the activities below:

8+

Teaching Tips

fas|fa-universal-access|

Accessibility Feature

Turning on transcripts for YouTube Videos [PDF]

mt|insert_emoticon|

Speech & Language

Focus on giving information: What’s your favorite baby animal? Describe what your favorite animal looks like to someone in your home for them to guess what it is.

More 4th Grade Lessons

Additional lessons are available for this grade level by pressing “More Lessons” above, or selecting a lesson below:

Year in Review

Year in Review

Today's ActivitiesThe events you are living through today will be part of history tomorrow.  Stories people write about parts of their lives can be used by people in the future to learn about the past.  Learn more with this BrainPOP Jr. video. What will your future...

Fail Forward

Fail Forward

Today's ActivitiesDiscuss this picture with an adult at home.  What do you think it means?  Why do you think the illustrator chose an iceberg to represent success? Lookup any of the words under the water, labeled “What People Don’t See,” that you don’t know in a...

Field Day!

Field Day!

Today's ActivitiesWatch “Miss Nelson Has a Field Day” and fill out this story map to describe the plot elements.First, draw a large chalk 10 by 10 grid on the blacktop or sidewalk. Mark the numbers 1 through 10 along the top and down the left side. Get beanbags (or...