4th grade students are considered intermediate students and are now graded with letter grades (A,B,C). Classes are more in-depth, requiring reading for meaning and showing comprehension in a variety of ways.
Curriculum Highlights include:
A Minnesota Unit, which includes field trips to the History Center and Fort Snelling.
Science: A hermit crab Unit.
Math: Solve mathematical problems using arithmetic such as long division and use fraction models to add & subtract fractions with like & unlike denominators. We also use tables, bar graphs and Venn diagrams to display data.
Mastery of Cursive Handwriting.
Novel Studies and Reader’s Theater.
Study of Ten Commandments, Beatitudes, and Corporal Works of Mercy.