Fourth Grade

EXPECTATIONS:

 

Social Skills:

Use standard etiquette in all areas of life. Exhibit ability to do collaborative work. Give respect to peers on a consistent basis.

 

ACADEMIC SKILLS:

 

Speech

  • Present orally to peers and larger audience.

  • Use expression and gestures when reading aloud, as appropriate.

  • Enunciate and use proper inflections well.

 

Math

  • Multiply and divide by several digits.

  • Solidify knowledge of mental math.

  • Geometry and quadrilateral construction.

  • Area and perimeter problems.

  • Simple fractions and decimals.

  • Convert one unit of measure to others.

  • Add and subtract time.

  • Preparation for simple algebra.

 

English

  • Continue to discuss parts of speech.

  • Interjections, adverbs, prepositions, and regular/irregular verbs.

  • Continue to expand vocabulary and grammar.

  • Learn how to use a bibliography.

  • Learn how to use italics.

  • Research information on a topic.

 

Science

  • Encourage linking theory to practical application.

  • Apply book concepts to scientific principles in the world around us.

  • Experiments.

 

History/Social Science

  • Continued study of ancient civilizations.

  • American colonies and their journey to freedom.

  • American Civil War.

  • Great Depression.

  • World War I and World War II.

  • Civil Rights Movement.

  • Communism and the Cold War.

  • Current events.

 

Reading

  • Reading comprehension and critical thinking.

  • Continued exposure to fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, biographies, and short stories.

 

Writing

  • Writing stories, journal entries, essays and poetry.

  • Continue to hone the writing process (pre-write, first draft, revisions, proofreading, publication)

ENROLLMENT FEES

Tuition:

2018-19 School Year Tuition Fee - $11,250.00

 

Tuition for the school year is $11,250.00.  This fee includes textbooks, workbooks, most supplies, and extracurricular courses (including Physical Education, Tai Chi, Music, Computers, Spanish, Dance, and Art) taught by specialists on a weekly basis.

Child Care:

Available Monday through Friday from 7:30 to 8:30 am and from 3:30 to 6:00 pm, except on days when our school is closed. The fee for this service is $100.00 per month.

CAMPUS TOURS

We encourage you to visit our school. Please contact us for a tour appointment. You may bring your child along and observe our classrooms.

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday through Friday

7:30 am – 6:00 pm

 

Academic Day:

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

 

Before School Care:

7:30 am – 8:30 am

 

After School Care:

3:30 pm – 6:00 pm