Lower School

Fourth Grade Curriculum

Our Curriculum

List of 4 items.

  • Language Arts

    • Literature-based approach to reading and writing
    • Creative writing including narrative, expository, and persuasive
    • Spelling 
    • Grammar/parts of speech – Interactive Language Notebook
    • Vocabulary Workshop
    • Accelerated Reader
    • Research projects 
  • Mathematics

    • Place value and number sense- whole numbers through billions 
    • Data, graphing, and probability
    • Multiplication and division facts, multi-digit, factors and multiples
    • Geometry
    • Fractions and decimals
    • Measurement
    • Problem-solving
    • ST Math (JiJi): critical thinking, problem-solving, spacial-temporal awareness
  • Science

    • Scientific Inquiry 
    • Life Science - human body systems, butterfly migration
    • Earth Science - planets and other bodies in space, water cycle, and weather
    • Science lab
    • Field trip to the Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Social Studies

    • States and Regions of the United States
    • Map skills
    • Salt Map Research Project
    • Christmas Around the World Research Project

Enrichment Curriculum

List of 6 items.

  • Foreign Language Curriculum (Spanish)

    • Ability to associate the spoken with written word
    • Basic grammar
    • Continuation of enrichment activities and cultural awareness
  • Art

    • Continue skills in use of various media
    • Design principles and art history
  • Music

    • Continuation of music curriculum
    • Formal singing opportunities through participation in the chapel choir
    • Performance opportunities include singing in chapel, Christmas Pageant, ad spring program
  • Physical Education

    • Cardio-conditioning
    • Lead-up skills and activities for Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey, Track, and Golf
    • Skatetime
    • Square dancing
    • Physical fitness - mile run
  • Library

    • Novels, folk tales, and poetry
    • Research skills
    • Makerspace activities
    • Green screen studio
  • Technology

    • Curriculum Integration
    • Basic Computer Skills
    • Keyboarding
    • Apple and Google Apps
    • Coding
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