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Welcome to the 4th Grade!
Queen of Angels Upper School 215-659-6393
Please note I may not respond to emails right away. I will only respond to emails during the school day if I have a free period. If there is something urgent, please call the school office.
Here is what we will cover in the fourth grade, plus much more!
This year the main focus of study will be the Ten Commandments, the Beatitudes, and the Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy.
Instructional time will focus on three main areas: multidigit multiplication and dividing to find multidigit dividends, fractions, and geometry.
Your children need to know their multiplication and division facts.
English Language Arts (ELA)
Students will identify key ideas and supporting details, determine the theme of a story, and describe story elements in detail. Students will read a variety of literature as well as informational text. Students will develop and strengthen their writing skills. Students will also work on strengthening their speaking and listening skills. We will study standard English grammar.
Students will study the history and geography of Pennsylvania.
Students will study plants and animals, their habitats and ecosystems. We will study the systems of the human body. In our Earth Science unit students will study the water cycle, weather, and the geography of the ocean floor. Our Physical Science unit will cover the properties of matter and physical and chemical changes.
Your children will have different teachers for the Physical Education, Technology, Spanish, Music, and Art.