• Welcome to Fourth Grade!

    Welcome to a fantastic year of learning in Room 601!  This year we will explore our beautiful state, Arizona, in Social Studies.  In Science we will complete investigations using the Scientific Method to further our understanding of landforms, magnets and electricity, water, and environments.  We will use Eureka Math to study place value, rounding, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, measurement, geometry, fractions, and decimals.  In addition, we will focus on critical thinking and problem solving skills.  This year, we are reading to learn and writing to communicate our learning!  We will focus on text structures in literature and informational texts, use strategies to improve our comprehension, and read for FUN!  In Writing, we will focus on informational and persuasive writing using Write From the Beginning, the writing process to publish several writing pieces, the Six-Traits of Writing, and Words Their Way to study words.  I can't wait to learn and grow with all of you this year!