Welcome to 4th Grade! Fourth grade is taught by the following outstanding teachers: Ms. Jaime Quinn, Mrs. Marie Schwager, Mrs. Kelly Sefcovic, and Mrs. Jessica Weckx.   

Throughout the year, 4th grade provides a weekly newsletter that will include information for our current Unit of Inquiry (which may include at home work to complete with the unit), weekly announcements and/or updates, and the weekly homework assignments.  Please ensure that, as a parent and student, you are reading this newsletter to stay current on all 4th grade information.  This newsletter is posted weekly under the Class Files tab.  

As part of the International Baccalaureate Program, 4th grade has 6 Units of Inquiry which are...

Unit 1: Values and Beliefs--The Central Idea for this unit is an inquiry into how beliefs, values, and ethical obligations are able to impact the well-being and health of individuals and communities. 

Unit 2: Civilizations--The Central Idea for this unit is an inquiry into the fact that present civilizations are a result of the past.   

Unit 3: Development--The Central Idea for this unit is an inquiry into how various individuals, groups, ideas, and resources affect the development of an area. 

Unit 4: Communication--The Central Idea for this unit is an inquiry into how communication is ever-changing reflecting the people and technology over time. 

Unit 5:  Energy--The Central Idea for this unit is an inquiry into the various forms of energy and how energy impacts society and the environment.    

Unit 6: Organisms--The Central Idea for this unit is an inquiry helps students to understand that relationships exist between various organisms in a cohesive world. 




Recent Class Announcements

  • PYP Drama Club-Wednesdays If your son or daughter is interested in the PYP Drama Club, please have them come after school on Wednesdays from 3:15-4:15 in Mrs. Hutchins' room.  There ...
    Posted Nov 12, 2015, 3:07 PM by Jaime Quinn
  • 4th Grade Multiplication and Division Please take a moment to read the attached Power Point presentation.  These methods show various ways to represent multiplication and division.  Students now need to know various ways to solve ...
    Posted Sep 22, 2015, 1:42 PM by Jaime Quinn
  • 4th Grade Important Information Power Point Please take the time to go through the slides in the attached Power Point. 
    Posted Aug 7, 2015, 10:30 AM by Jaime Quinn
  • Sign Up for REMIND! Using the correct code for your child's teacher (or more than one code if you have more than one child in 4th grade) sign up for text message notifications ...
    Posted Aug 7, 2015, 1:02 PM by Jaime Quinn
  • Welcome to 4th Grade Welcome to 4th Grade at Corwin International Magnet School.  We cannot wait to meet all parents at the PYP Back to School Night on August 10th (you are welcome to ...
    Posted Jul 26, 2015, 12:23 PM by Jaime Quinn
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