About Mrs. Wheeler

Mrs. Candice Wheeler



Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Candice Wheeler

Candice Wheeler teaches 4th grade Math, Science, and Social Studies. She has worked at Curington Elementary one year. Forever a Bobcat, she graduated from Texas State University in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in education (specifically Interdisciplinary Studies with her specialization is Early Childhood through 4th grade) and a minor in math. She started teaching to encourage kids in their learning and in their lives. She loves to teach because she loves connecting with students and seeing them through the struggle to the success. She lives in Boerne with her awesome husband of 15 years, 4 zany children, 2 cute dogs, 2 cuddly hamsters, and a shrimp.

  • Candice Wheeler

    4th Grade Math/Science/Social Studies



Daily Schedule

  • 7:35 - 8:20 F.I./Intervention Groups

    8:20 - 9:10 CAMP/Conference

    9:15 - 11:15 1st Academic Block

    11:20 - 12:10 Recess/Lunch

    12:10 - 12:40 Social Studies

    12:40 - 2:40 2nd Academic Block

What your 4th grader will learn this year in math:

    • expand understanding of place value
    • add and subtract whole numbers with decimals
    • multiplication with 2-digit numbers
    • long division with 1-digit divisors
    • input/output tables
    • how to use equations to find perimeter and area
    • how to add and subtract fractions and find equivalent fractions
    • how to measure angles using a protractor
    • how to convert measurements

What your 4th grader will learn this year in science:

    • Scientific Method
    • circuits
    • The Water Cycle
    • forms of energy
    • renewable vs. non-renewable resources
    • weathering, erosion, and deposition
    • the life cycle of plants and animals
    • adaptations
    • inherited traits vs. learned behaviors

What your 4th grader will learn this year in social studies:

  • Texas...

    • regions
    • Native American tribes
    • explorers
    • the fight for Texas independence
    • cowboys and cattle drives