ELA English, Language Arts
This trimester, students will be focusing on:
Science & Social Studies
Students will be learning:
Unit 1: Place Value and Whole Number Operations
Read, write, compare and represent whole numbers up to 1,000,000.
Add and Subtract whole numbers. Use estimation strategies such as rounding to assess the reasonableness of answers.
Solve multistep word problems with addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
Unit 2: Parts of a Whole/Fractions
Understand the meaning of fractions (part of a whole).
Understand addition and subtraction of fractions as joining and separating parts referring to the same whole.
Add and subtract fractions with like denominators.
Understand fractions in tenths and hundredths.
Use decimal notation for fractions with denominators 10 or 100.
Compare decimals to the hundredths place.
First Lego League Jr.
This year 4th graders will be working with the Wedo Lego robot to build and program models based on scientific topics, such as animals' life and habitat, building structures, weather and more. Students will learn to research to find out more about such topics.
Students will work on these projects once a week for 90 minutes beginning in October.