Grade Level Goals and Expectations

Previewing Fourth Grade

Students should have a thorough understanding of multiplication and division entering the fourth grade. A significant portion of the year will focus on fractions, and measurement. 

Language Arts will include spelling, grammar, responding to literature, as well as narrative, persuasive, and expository writing. In reading, we focus on developing stronger reading comprehension skills and digging deeper for understanding of text. 

In science, we will be studying matter, energy, space, and animal/plant life. In social studies, we will investigate the Florida history and how it relates to American history. 

Fourth Grade Goals

-Read grade level texts independently

-Build strong decoding skills; utilize critical thinking skills in reading and math

-Develop students into exceptional writers

-Inspire students to learn more about their culture and how science affects our lives.