We are striving to become independent learners and to take responsibility for our own learning.
Academically, we are learning to becomecreativewriterswhouse voice andauthor’s craftto vividly express our ideas. In reading, we read several novels. We learnaboutinferencing,usingcontext clues andthe author’s purposefor writingdifferent textsand tobecomegoodreaders. In math, we continue to build on knowledge of place value and various math operationswithall types of numbers. Our main focusis on multiplication and divisionand theirapplications. We continue to learn skills in geometry, data, and measurement. Wewill also belearningscience and Texas history.
By the time we leave fourth grade, we are ready to take the challenge as successful learners in the fifth grade and beyond.