4th Grade

When students reach fourth grade, they:

  • identify themes or main ideas of texts, take notes, research, and organize information
  • solve multi-step, word-based math problems
  • add, subtract, and multiply fractions
  • measure angles, volume, mass, and time
  • study NY State history and government
  • learn more about animals, plants, natural environments, electricity, magnetism, and the ways that water, land, and air interact with one another