Here are the topics we cover in math, science, and social studies in 4th grade.

  • Math:

    • demonstrate place value understanding up to millions
    • multi-digit arithmetic: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
    • use rounding and estimation strategies
    • solve multi-step word problems
    • generate and analyze patterns
    • demonstrate understanding of fractions, mixed numbers, and decimal notation
    • perform operations with fractions
    • solve problems involving units of measurement and conversions
    • interpret and organized date on charts, graphs, and line plots
    • measure and work with angles
    • use lines, angles, and symmetry to classify two-dimensional figures


    We explore these topics with many opportunities for hands-on learning and use of inquiry based processes. 

    • Water Cycle, Watersheds, and Wetlands
    • Rocks and Minerals
    • Motion and Design

    Social Studies:

    We learn about Pennsylvania and the regions of the United States.  We focus on the landforms, climate, resources, and products of each region.