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Fourth Grade

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1. Fight for Your Rights

  • Theme: Who we are
  • Central Idea: Across history, societies have defined human & civil rights in many ways.

2. Journeys

  • Theme: Where we are in place and time
  • Central Idea: People immigrate for different reasons and with consequences.

3. Stories We Tell

  • Theme: How we express ourselves
  • Central Idea: People structure stories in different ways to express important cultural values.

4. Rock & Roll

  • Theme: How the world works
  • Central Idea: Natural events occur on and inside the Earth that affect its surface and life on it.

5. Spark An Idea

  • Theme: How we organize ourselves
  • Central Idea: Electricity and magnetism have key roles in the inventions we use today.

6. It's Alive

  • Theme: Sharing the planet
  • Central Idea: Life on Earth is interdependent & organisms have roles in their environment.
Fourth Grade


Mr. White | mwhite@smfcsd.net

Mrs. Thomas | pthomas@smfcsd.net