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4th Grade

4th Grade Welcome Letter

Welcome to 4th grade! The 4th grade team is looking forward to this school year. With high expectations and following the Common Core State Standards, we will address many areas of study during this school year. 

Language Arts - Fluency and Writing

  • Week 6- 99 words per minute/ Narrative

  • Week 12- 105 words per minute/ Expository

  • Week 18- 112 words per minute/ Narrative

  • Week 24- 116 words per minute/ Narrative

  • Week 36- 120 words per minute/ Persuasive 

Math - Number Sense

Rounding Positive/Negative Integers, Mixed Numbers, Decimals, Place Value to the millions, Triple-Digit Multiplication/Division

Math - Fractions

Equivalent Fractions

Math - Measurement

Formula for area and perimeter

Social Studies

The projects that 4th grade students will be expected to complete include the following:

  • California State Report/Map
  • Mission Report/Project
  • Biography Report
    • Students will select a historic person who has made a significant difference in the history of California. -or-
    • Students can select a significant historic event that has changed the history of California.


Students will study:

  • Magnetism/Electricity
  • Rocks and Minerals
  • Environments

School Supplies

We would like all 4th graders to have the following supplies:

At School

  • Backpack
  • Folder for homework
  • Pencils/Pens

At Home

  • Pencils
  • Crayons/Scissors/Glue
  • Dictionary/Thesaurus