Mr. Kooiker's 4th Grade Blog

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Hey, Parents! Check out the Daily Agenda on the right sidebar.

I will update it daily so you can see what we are doing in our classroom. This may be a helpful tool when talking with your child about his or her day! 🙂


Open House 2019

It has been a fun and refreshing summer, and I am really excited for the new school year! I am also looking forward to meeting with you at our Open House on Wednesday, August 21!  Our room will be open from 6:30 until 7:30 and you are welcome to join us as you are able during that time.  

Fourth graders, you may bring your school supplies so that your load will be a little lighter on the first day of school.openhouse

See you soon! 🙂


4th Grade Supplies 2019-20

Hey, 4th Graders and Parents!

I hope you’re having a great summer! 🙂  Believe it or not, “Back to School” sales fliers will be out soon!  As you are out and about, you may want to start watching for deals on the following school supplies:  

Items that are required:

arrowA pair of gym shoes – they do not need to be new, just clean

arrowA backpack or sack pack to carry your belongings

Items that are highly recommended:

arrow5 folders with pockets – a different color for each subject will be helpful

arrow4 or 5 wide ruled composition books

arrowA pencil box

arrowPencils, pens, and highlighters

arrow1 or 2 packs of sticky notes

arrowFine tip dry erase markers

Items that are optional:

arrowGlue stick(s)


arrowColored pencils



I’m looking forward to seeing you at our Open House on Wednesday, August 21, from 6:30 – 7:30!

Mr. Kooiker


Keep On Learning With Reading & Mobymax

Dear Parents,

Studies have shown that students can lose up to 50% of learning during the summer vacation.   Georgetown is challenging you and your child to “KEEP ON LEARNING” this summer to prevent summer slide.  There are two ways to record your learning time:

Our goals for students over the summer are below. Students who reach or exceed goals will be entered in a drawing for an Amazon Gift Card (1 per grade). This is for their grade next year.


Reading Minutes



  • First Grade: 100 minutes
  • Second Grade: 200 minutes
  • Third Grade: 300 minutes
  • Fourth Grade: 400 minutes
  • Fifth Grade:  400 minutes
  • First Grade: 100 pts
  • Second Grade: 200 pts
  • Third Grade: 300 pts
  • Fourth Grade: 400 pts
  • Fifth Grade:  500 pts


READING:  Log into  this form  to record the number of minutes you read.  You can record each day or enter the total for each week.


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If your child is new to the school and you would like login information, email Mrs. Reagan.

Have a great summer…and keep on learning with READING and MOBYMAX!

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