Continuing to build decoding skills and fluency will contintue throughout the year. Reading with accuracy and fluency supports comprehension.
We will be reading informational texts and literature throughout the year. Students will be reading for purpose and understanding to identify main idea and theme, compare and contrast texts, meaning of words, and structure.
We will also be working very hard this year writing for different purposes including opinion, informative/explanatory, narrative, and research.
Students will be utilizing technology to produce and publish writing, collaborate with others, and show their keyboarding skills.
Students will be engaging in collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in gorups, teacher-led) on 4th grade topics and texts. As well as present on topics/texts with appropriate facts, details, and speak clearly.