Reading: Students will be reading a variety of complex texts. They will have to be able to comprehend texts at a deeper level. They will have to show evidence from the text and respond to it. Reading both at home and at school will help your child.
Writing: By the end of fourth grade, students will be able to write a variety of writing which include informative writing, opinion writing, and narrative writing. They will need to base their writing on text evidence and be able to elaborate on points made within the essay. Students will take a state writing test. (For more details on this see the linked pages under the Languauge Arts tab.)
Social Studies: Students will have a lot of fun with this years social studies material. It focuses on Florida history!