4th Grade » Curriculum

Curriculum

Science (standards and curriculum)
  • 4-PS3 Energy
  • 4-PS4 Waves and their Applications in Technologies for Information Transfer 
  • 4-LS1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 4-ESS1 Earth’s Place in the Universe
  • 4-ESS2 Earth’s Systems
  • Earth and Human Activity
  • Curriculums used are Community Waters from Islandwood, Salmon in the Schools from SPU, Survive the Sound from Long Live the Kings, and Seadoc Society's The Salish Sea.
Social Studies
  • WA State History: TCI Social Studies Alive! Regions of Our Country (textbook and workbooks)
  • Living in Celilo: A Storypath Exploring the Lasting Legacy of Celilo Falls, Office of Native Education/OPI, WA
  • Being Citizens of WA: Salmon Recovery and the Boldt Decision, OPI.
  • Civic Engagement: Thornton Creek Watershed Citizen, Southern Resident Orca public awareness posters, and Stormwater Education
Mathematics
  • Eureka Math scope and sequence (practice book and homework book)
  • Multiplication & division with multi-digit whole numbers
  • Addition and subtraction of numbers up to 1,000,000
  • Fractions
  • Metric system, geometry
  • Graphs and data displays from Thornton Creek Citizen Science
Reading/Literature
  • Great Minds: Wit and Wisdom, Modules 1, 2 and 4
  • Elements of a story
  • Slingerland and CIA methods
  • Grade level vocabulary
Spelling/Writing
  • Slingerland LA writing lessons and weekly dictations
  • Great Minds: Wit and Wisdom, Modules 1, 2 and 4
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  • Religion
  • Service: Seed project, Grow it Forward, and Thornton Creek Citizen Science Project
  • School Garden Stewardship
  • Care of God’s Creation
  • Catholic Social Teachings
  • Saints
  • Finding God (workbook)