4th grade curriculum

Our 4th grade curriculum
based on the Colorado Academic Standards  


English Language Arts

Students are surrounded by a variety of good literature and informational text in a climate that encourages thoughtful reflection, sharing, and response. Areas of focus are complex literature, complex informational text, writing to inform and explain, narrative and opinion writing. 


Math is a language which helps provide clarity, objectivity, and understanding to our world. Students apply mathematic skills, problem solve real world situations, and demonstrate understanding through multiple modes.

Math Domains:

Operations/Algebraic Thinking

Numbers/Operations in Base Ten


Measurement and Data


Hands-On Science

Our hands-on science units are designed to facilitate students' curiosity and further promote their understanding of scientific concepts. Units include Environments; Fossils; Sun, Moon and Planets; and Magnetism and Electricity

Social Studies

Students study history, geography, economics, and civics as it relates to Colorado.