Our Common Core Aligned Curriculum is based on our district adopted Houghton Mifflin Reading program, writing using Step Up To Writing program and reading books and taking tests using Accelerated Reading.
See more details at our Google Sites ELA4 page.
Houghton-Mifflin Reading / Language Arts
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We will be fully implementing the Common Core State Standards this year.
There are several essential on-line components of our English Language Arts program all students need to be doing.
Theme 1 Theme 2 Theme 3 Theme 4 Theme 5 Theme 6
Our History/Social Science curriculum will be based on the USAWeekly 4th Grade California edition.
The focus of 4th grade History/Social Science is on our state, California.
See our links below to USA Weekly Grade 4 California.
This year, the focus for September - November is the importance of elections in our democracy, in the special "Every Kid Votes"
USA Weekly - California Studies Weekly Online version
Quarter 1 Student Edition
Writing Units of Study
Grade 4 Writing Sampler .pdf