Grade 4

Leicester Memorial School

Welcome!

Check out the many things we are learning in the fourth grade!

Reading

At this point of the year, we are revisiting previously taught skills. We are currently working with informational texts over the next couple of weeks.

Math

We are continuing our work with fractions by extending fraction skills. Our focus is adding, subtracting and multiplying fractions with like denominators. We are also working on simplifying fractions.

Writing

We are moving onto to writing persuasive pieces. We have also been increasing our writing stamina.

Social Studies

We have started traveling through the Midwest Region. We will be learning about the geography, economy and people of the Midwest. We are tying in some cause and effect reading skills.

Science

We have started our new module on soils, rocks and landforms. We will be exploring weathering and erosion, as well as rock formation.