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    Email: ljcopley@d47.org

    School Phone: 815-788-5500



    Welcome to Fourth Grade!

    Please remember to check my website once per week.




  • Supply Collection

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 5/7/2020 7:00:00 AM

    Our end-of-year drop-off / pick-up events will occur on: 

    • Friday, May 22  for Kindergarten, First Grade and Second Grade

      • Kindergarten will be from 9-11am

      • First Grade will be from 11am-1pm

      • Second Grade will be from 1-3pm

    • Tuesday, May 26 for Third, Fourth, and Fifth Grade

      • Third Grade will be from 9-11am

      • Fourth Grade will be from 11am-1pm

      • Fifth Grade will be from 1-3pm

      • Evening Time of 5-6pm will be available for any family not able to attend the day time.

    • Wednesday, May 27

      • Any Grade Level 9-11am

      • Any Grade Level 5-6pm


    Los eventos de fin de año de entrega y recogida se llevarán a cabo en el: 

    • Viernes, 22 de mayo para Kinder, 1er, y 2do grados

      • Kinder desde 9-11am

      • 1er grado desde 11am-1pm

      • 2do grado desde 1-3pm

    • Martes, 26 de mayo para 3er, 4to y 5to grados 

      • 3er grado desde 9-11am

      • 4to grado desde 11am-1pm

      • 5to grado desde 1-3pm

      • El horario de la tarde desde 5-6pm estará disponible para cualquier familia que no pueda asistir durante el día.

    • Miercoles, 27 de mayo

      • Cualquier nivel de grado 9-11am

      • Cualquier nivel de grado 5-6pm

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  • Art Show

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 4/30/2020 7:00:00 AM

    2020 District 47 Virtual Student Art Show

    District 47 is excited to launch the 2020 student art show -- virtually! -- this year on Tuesday, May 5th. Student artwork will be displayed via a link on the District 47 website. The exhibit will open on May 5th and will remain on the District website through the end of the 2019-20 school year. An email will be sent to all D47 parents on May 5th with a link to this web page. The art show will also be promoted via district and school social media channels. We invite you to share this link with family members and others who may be interested in viewing the exhibit. D47 art teachers look forward to sharing students’ creativity with our parents and the community! 



    2020 La exposición de arte virtual de estudiantes del Distrito 47

    El Distrito 47 está encantado de lanzar la muestra de arte estudiantil del 2020 -- ¡virtualmente! -- este año el martes, 5 de mayo. Las obras de arte de los estudiantes se mostrarán a través de un enlace en el sitio web del Distrito 47. La exhibición abrirá el 5 de mayo y permanecerá en la página web del Distrito hasta el final del año escolar 2019-20. Un correo electrónico será enviado a todos los padres de D47 el 5 de mayo con un enlace a esta página web. La exhibición de arte también será promovida a través de los medios de comunicación social del distrito y de la escuela. Los invitamos a compartir este enlace con los miembros de la familia y otros que puedan estar interesados en ver la exposición. Los maestros de arte de D47 esperan compartir la creatividad de los estudiantes con nuestros padres y la comunidad! 


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  • Friday Updates

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 4/9/2020 9:00:00 AM


    We finished week two for remote learning. Thanks again for your patience and support. I have been sending out daily emails. I hope that everyone has been receiving my emails. If you haven't recieved my emails please check your spam folder.  

    yearbook update / anuario escolar

    Hello families who have already purchased a Coventry 2019-2020 school yearbook. Due to the unpredictability of the remaining school year, we have decided to have yearbook orders shipped to your home rather than Coventry. If you have already purchased your yearbook, Treering will waive the shipping fee in light of the current circumstances. In order for this to be a smooth process, please log on to Treering and verify that your home address is entered and correct. This can be done by following these steps.

    1. Log in to Treering with your current email and password.

    2. Select My Orden "My Orders"

    3. Click on the order number

    4. In the order details section click on "Edit Address"

    5. Make the necessary changes and select "Verify Address"

    6. It is recommended that you "Use Suggested Address"

    7. In the order details you will see that the address has been updated


    Hola a todas las familias que ya compraron el anuario escolar 2019-2020 de Coventry. Como no sabemos qué pueda pasar con el resto del año escolar hemos decidido que los pedidos del anuario sean enviados directamente a sus casas en vez de Coventry. Treering no cobrará la tarifa de envío a los que ya compraron el anuario debido a las actuales circunstancias.Con el fin de que el proceso sea lo más fácil posible por favor acceda al sitio de Treering y verifique que la dirección de su casa es la correcta.

    Para hacer esto siga los siguientes pasos:

    1.Acceda al sitio de Treering con su correo electrónico y contraseña

    2.Seleccione mi órdenes “My Orders”

    3.Clic en el número de orden.

    4.En la sección de los detalles de la orden clic en editar direccion “Edit Address”.

    5.Haga los cambios necesarios y seleccione verifique dirección “Verify Address”.

    6.Se recomienda que usted utilice la direccion sugerida “Use Suggested Address”.

    7.En los detalles de la orden usted verá que la dirección ha sido actualizada.

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  • Elearning

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 4/2/2020 7:00:00 AM

    Hi families! That was an exciting first week of Elearning. Thanks for your emails and your support at home. Please continue to contact me with any questions. The first week's assignments went well. Below they are linked again. 

    Lessons for week 1

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  • News 3-13-20

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 3/13/2020 9:00:00 AM

    IAR- Illinois Assessment of Readiness

    The class did a great job with their first IAR test. We will continue testing next week Monday-Thursday. Please make sure your child eats a healthy breakfast and gets a good night’s sleep before the assessment. Thanks for your support!


    Progress Reports  

    Trimester 2 progress reports are available to view online. 



    The class tested on Unit 6 fractions. We won’t be starting a new math unit until after the break due to the IAR tests. The kids are looking forward to no math homework next week. Yeah!


    Language Arts

    The class continues to work on the expository papers and posters. These will be due the Friday before the break. 


    Social Studies

    Students were given states and capitals flashcards to study for the midwest. Please make sure your child is practicing these at home. This quiz will also be on the Friday before the break. 


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  • News 3-6-20

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 3/6/2020 9:00:00 AM

    Coventry Family Bingo + Loteria Night


    Friday, March 6th 6:30-9:00pm


    Concessions offered for $1 - $2 and will include pizza, popcorn, snacks and water/juice.

    • Please note: this is not a drop-off event.



    The “camper of the month” trait is courteous. The class has identified some ideas of what behaviors could be courteous

    -use kind words

    -positive talk

    -nice body gestures (thumbs up, smile, no eye rolling)

    -polite and uses “please” and “thank you”

    -respect adults

    -listen to others

    We will have a weekly prize for students trying to be courteous. 



    IAR (Illinois Assessment of Readiness) testing is coming up. This is our school's state assessment. It will be a series of 5 tests. We will test March 12th through the 19th. On these test days we encourage children to get a restful night’s sleep and to eat a good breakfast for brain power. 



    BUY IT NOW!!!!!

    Coventry's 2019-2020 yearbook order deadline is approaching. The price of this year's yearbook is $13.54. If ordered soon there will be no shipping costs. To purchase a yearbook please go to https://tr5.treering.com/validate and enter your school’s passcode:101416421426234.  


    Language Arts

    Students are busy researching an animal to write an informational/expository essay. This means we have worked on three modes of writing this year (narrative, persuasive, and expository).



    During math students learned how to multiply fractions times a whole number. Your child should be able to:

    Covert fractions into mixed numbers or improper fractions

    Simplify fractions

    Multiply fractions

    Add and subtractions

    Borrow from a whole number to subtract fractions

    Our test for Unit 6 is scheduled for next Friday!


    Social Studies

    We have just started our tour of the midwest and next week, we should make it to Wrigley Field and O'Hare International Airport.


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  • News 2-28-20

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 2/28/2020 9:00:00 AM

    Read Across America Week

    March 2 - March 6


    Monday, March 2 - Get Cozy and Read!  Wear your pajamas! 

    Tuesday, March 3 - Thankful for Books! Wear your favorite outfit. 

    Wednesday, March 4 - Team up and Read!  Wear Sports Gear!

    Thursday, March 5 - Coventry Eagles love to read!  Wear Spirit Wear!

    Friday, March 6  - We love books! Dress as your favorite book character!


    Language ArtsThe tall tales were due today. They truly are very tall. Please ask your child how this published  story looks in our classroom. We also worked on suffixes this week.



    We started learning about fractions in unit 6. Some vocabulary words to remember are unit fraction, mixed number, improper fraction/fraction greater than one. Almost every daily lesson introduces a new skill, so please support your child to make sure they are doing their homework and practicing these skills. 

    Fraction Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CA9XLJpQp3c




    The class wrapped up magnets and electricity. Next week we will learn about the Midwest during social studies. 


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  • News 2-21-20

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 2/21/2020 9:00:00 AM


    Bingo Baskets

    Fourth grade is collecting beach and pool things, gift cards, and hair accessories for the bingo baskets to be raffled at BINGO night. We appreciate your help! Bingo Night is March 6th. 


    The Kids Heart Challenge is currently taking place during your child's P.E. class! For many years Coventry has supported the American Heart Association through the Kids Heart Challenge. All students are participating in the jumping activities but raising funds is voluntary. Please consider making a donation to this heart healthy cause by clicking on the link. Join our school and help us support the cause!


    -Mrs. Humbles, Mr. Little, & Mrs. Yellets

    Link to Coventry’s KHC Website:




    What a busy week. We learned about symmetry, and how many lines of symmetry a shape may have. We worked on finding out the rectangles area and perimeter.  We learned our formula for area is A=L x W and Perimeter P=L+L+W+W. 


    Language Arts

    This week we started writing a tall tale. Tall tales have many hyperboles and the kids are working on generating these for their main character.  We have some creative writers.



    This week our investigation looked at lighting a light bulb, a motor and using an on/off switch. The kids are becoming familiar with electrical components. 


    Social Studies

    Next week we will be continuing our tour of the United States regions. We will be looking at the Midwest Region.


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  • Happy Valentine's Day

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 2/13/2020 4:00:00 AM

    Comfort Dogs 

    Yesterday Tobias visited our classroom. The kids were able to pet him while we learned about his job. 





    Coventry Family BINGO + Loteria Night

     Friday, March 6th 6:30-9:00pm

     Concessions offered for $1 - $2 and will include pizza, popcorn, snacks and water/juice.

    • Please note: this is not a drop-off event.

    • The Coventry PTA is currently looking for volunteers (concessions + admissions) to help make Bingo Night a blast for everyone! Please contact us at clcovpta@gmail.com.




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  • News 2-7-20

    Posted by Lindsey Copley on 2/6/2020 4:00:00 PM


    Bingo Baskets

    Fourth grade is collecting beach and pool things, gift cards, and hair accessories for the bingo baskets to be raffled at BINGO night. We appreciate your help!


    Kindness Party

    Your child is welcome to pass out Valentine’s on February 14th. Please make sure they include everyone in the class. I sent home a class list earlier in the week. 


    Kindness Week- Spirit Wear

    Monday-Say Yell-ow  (wear yellow) 

    Say hello to a new friend and ask them their name.

    Tuesday-Team Up with a New Friend  (wear your favorite 

    team) Find a new friend to play or work with

    Wednesday-Dream of Kindness  (wear pajamas)

    Think happy thoughts and share your dreams

    Thursday-Be a True Blue Friend (wear blue to show we 

    include everyone) 

    Compliment a friend

    Friday- Happy Valentine’s Day!  (wear red and pink)

    Pass out Valentines and sprinkle kindness


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    Chuck E Cheese Night

    February 7: Chuck E. Cheese Night, 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm



    This week we started learning about quadrilaterals. We learned how to classify them by parallel sides and right angles. 


    Language Arts

    Your child read the myth, Hercules’ Quest. The class is studying story elements for fables, folktales, myths, fairy tales, and tall tales. The students are enjoying learning about traditional literature. Students also started rewriting a fable using the program, Book Creator on the chromebooks using the story’s plot line as a guide. 



    Students completed an investigation on how to light a light bulb. We are learning many new terms such as electrical components, filament, and D-Cell battery.  


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