Mrs. Vaughan's

Fourth Grade


West States and Capitals Test - March 19

IRA (formly PARCC) testing begins Friday, April 5

Learning Targets


  • I am learning to understand the meaning of figurative language.
  • I am learning to describe in depth the character, setting, or event in a story using specific details in the text.
  • I am learning to ask and answer questions referring explicitly to the text for meaning.


  • I am learning to write an opinion piece with all the needed parts.
    • introduction with a lead and preview of reasons
    • 2-3 body paragraphs, each with a topic sentence
    • use of transition words and phrases
    • a conclusion with review of reasons and an action step


  • I am learning to multiply a fraction by a whole number.
  • I am learning to multiply a mixed number by a whole number.