Fourth Grade Curriculum Overview

Religious Studies               Salvation Series (A Beka), Explorer Bible (HCSB)

Language Arts                     Writing Road to Reading by Spalding International

  • integrated curriculum for spelling, writing and reading
  • direct phonics instruction in phonemic awareness, systematic phonics, spelling, writing conventions, vocabulary, reading fluency and text comprehension
  • cursive handwriting

Math                                           Math In Focus: The Singapore Approach

  • review of foundational math concepts taught through songs, rhymes, and hands-on activities
  • concept and skill development through hands-on and abstract instruction and practice
  • complex multiplication and division

History/Geography          The Story of the World– Book Four: Modern

  • Modern History
  • 1850-Present

Science                                     Noeo Science– Physics

  • Study of the physical world and how it works
  • Sound travel, magnetism, laws of electricity, energy and motion

Latin                                          Song School Latin– Classical Academic Press

  • Latin vocabulary with integration of reading and writing skills

Fine Arts                                 Artistic Pursuits- Study of Visual Arts:

Middle Elementary- Book Two 

Spanish Song School Spanish (Classical Academic Press)

• Spanish vocabulary with integration of reading and writing skills