What are we doing in 4th Grade Writing?
Informational Writing: Bringing History to Life (Immigration)
Narrative Writing: Writing Realistic Fiction
Opinion Writing: Personal and Persuasive Essays
Informational Writing: Washington D.C.
Opinion Writing: The Literary Essay--Writing about Fiction
Narrative Writing: Independent Writing Choices
At home, you can:
Encourage your child to write in their Writer's Notebook. Make sure they are bringing that notebook to and from school each day. That notebook is necessary for class! Any topic that your child wishes to write about is great! Just encourage them to write!
What's Going on in 4th Grade Social Studies
In 4th grade we study the regions of the United States. We focus on land, economy, history, and landmarks of our great nation. We start the year discovering the Northeast and work our way across the country visiting the South, Midwest, and the West. Along the way we study the following topics in depth: Immigration, Our State of Connecticut, Government, and Our Nation's Capital-Washington, D.C.
What's Going on in 5th Grade Social Studies
Discovery and Early Americans/Native Americans
Roanoke and Jamestown
In 4th & 5th grade social studies we celebrate our countries cultures and history with passion! I look forward to inspiring future history enthusiasts in my classroom!