4J's Curriculum Outline
Here you will find 4J's monthly curriculum outline.  There are a lot of subjects and topics that we will be covering this year in 4J.  Some of these topics will be subject to change. 

August/Sept:

Northeast Region- S.Studies

American Revolution

Constitution/Government

Immigration- Ellis Island Simulation

Tuck Everlasting- Reading

Book Buffet Project- Own Choice Book/ @home

Book Reviews Parts of Speech

Place Value/Rounding/Algorithms Cursive Handwriting

October:

Finish Northeast

Story Elements

Maps

Processes that Shape Earth - erosion, etc.

Begin Native Americans

Unit Conversions/Metric Measurement

Multi-Digit Multiplication and Division

November:

Native Americans- Triaramas

Begin South Region

Creative Writing

Figurative Language

Because of Winn-Dixie- Reading

Multi-Digit Multiplication/Division

December:

Finish South Region

Civil War Because of Winn-Dixie-Reading

Music of the South- Make instruments

Food of the South- Southern Feast

Soil Poster Contest

Continue to Multiply/Divide Multi-Digit Numbers Angle Measures Acts of Kindness Calendar Heifer International Fundraiser

January:

Midwest Region

Industrial Revolution

Goods and Services

Assembly Line

Young Authors

STEM Research project

Author’s Purpose and Types of Writing

New Standardized Test Practice

Fractions - Equivalence/Ordering/Operations February: Midwest Region Story Elements West Region National Parks Landforms What to do with a Box? Project Cereal Box Book Report Fractions Genius Hour Standardized Test Practice

March:

West Region

Gold Rush

Dust Bowl

Rocks and Minerals

Novel During Reading

Decimal Fractions New Standardized Test Practice April/May: Finish West Poetry Plays Constellations Greek Mythology Fractions Greek Wax Museum State Shoebox Floats Hawaii Day 4th Grade Sale