2017-2018 4th Grade Curriculum Alignment

Please ignore quarter dates. They are from 2016-2017 Correct dates are on lines to the right.

Events

Qtr1 Begin

8/21/17

Qtr2 Begin

10/23/17

Qtr 3 Begin

1/9/18

Qtr4 Begin

4/2/18

Math

Q1

8/22/16 - 10/27/16

Ch 1 Place Value
Ch 9 Relate Fractions and Decimals
Ch 2 Multiply by 1 digit
Ch 13 Algebra Perimeter & Area
Ch 4 Divide by 1 Digit Numbers

Q2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

Ch 5 Factors, Multiple, Patterns
Ch 6 Fraction Equivalence and Comparison
Ch 8 Multiply Fractions by Whole Numbers
Ch 12 Relative Sizes of Measurement Units

Q3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

Ch 10 Two Dimensional Figures
Ch 11 Angles

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

Grammar

Qtr1

8/22/16 - 10/27/16

Capitalization (common and proper nouns)
commonly confused words
complete sentences/fragments/run-on sentences
Parts of Speech
-noun
-pronoun (relative pronouns and adverbs_
-verb (progressive verb tenses)
-adjective
-adverb
-prepositions and prepositional phrases

Qtr2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

Parts of Speech (cont'd)
-conjunction (compound sentences) & commas
-interjection
quotation marks -direct quotations

modal auxillaries
precise words and phrases
punctuation for effect

Qtr 3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

formal and informal language
using context clues
greek and latin word parts
similies and metaphors
idioms
adages and proverbs
synonyms and antonyms
precise words for actions and feelings

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

*Grammar
possessive nouns 6.28
possessive pronouns 6.29
use adjective or adverb 6.30
*Writing
Multi Paragraph Essay Opinion 3.14, 3.15, 6.29, 6.30
Multi Paragraph Essay Informational

Vocabulary

Q1

8/22/16 - 10/27/16

Greek & Latin prefixes
Vocabulary
Using a Dictionary/Glossary
Using a Thesaurus
Using Context Clues
Synonyms and Antonyms

Q2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

Greek & Latin suffixes
Vocabulary
Using a Dictionary/Glossary
Using a Thesaurus
Using Context Clues
Synonyms and Antonyms

Q3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

Greek & Latin roots
Vocabulary
Using a Dictionary/Glossary
Using a Thesaurus
Using Context Clues
Synonyms and Antonyms

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

Read Alouds

Q1

8/24/16 - October 26, 2016

Sci/SS

Q2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

Sci/SS

Q3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

Sci/SS

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

Sci/SS

Reading

Q1

8/22/16 - 10/27/16

Unit 1 -Main Idea & Key Details - Informational Text
-finding main idea and details
-understanding historical texts
-understanding technical texts
-understanding scientific texts
-summarizing informational texts
-supporting inferences
Unit 2 - Main Idea & Key Details - Literature
-describing characters in plays
-describing settings and events in stories
-determining the theme of a story
-determining the theme of a poem
-summarizing literary texts
-supporting inferences in literary texts

Q2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

Unit 3 Craft & Structure in Informational Text
-cause & effect
-compare & contrast
-Sequence of Events & Problem Solution
-Different Accounts of a topic
Unit 4 Craft & Structure in Literature
-vocabulary in context
-points of view
-poetry elements
-play elements
-comparing poems plays and prose

Q3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

Unit 5 Integration of Knowledge & Ideas -Informational Text
-Interpreting visual information
-Explaining Author's Reasons and Evidence
-Integrating Information from 2 Sources

Unit 6 Integration of Knowledge & Ideas -Literature
-Comparing Topics and Themes in Stories
-Comparing Patterns of Events in Stories

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

Writing

Q1

8/22/16 - 10/27/16

The Writing Process
Elements of a Paragraph - Informational (1 text)
Elements of a Paragraph - Opinion (1 text)

Q2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

Writing an Introduction paragraph (sentence starters, etc
Writing a Conclusion paragraph (sentence starters)
Introduction Informational (1 text multi paragraph)
Opinion (1 text multi paragraph)

Q3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

Using Transitions
Informational (2 text multi paragraph)
Opinion (2 text multi paragraph)

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

Science

Q1

8/22/16 - 10/27/16

Unit 1 Practice of Science
Unit 2 Earth & Space
Unit 3 Rocks, Minerals & Resources

Q2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

Unit 4 Matter & Its Properties
Unit 5 Matter & Its Changes (Project Slime)
Unit 6 Energy and Its Uses

Q3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

Unit 7 Heat
Unit 8 Force & Motion (Project Roller Coaster)

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

Unit 9 Change in Environments
Unit 10 Plant and Animal Adaptations

Social Studies

Q1

8/22/16 - 10/27/16

Geography

Q2

10/31/16 - 1/12/17

American History

Q3

1/17/17 - 3/23/17

Civics & Government

Q4

3/27/17 - 6/8/17

Economics
Financial Literacy