• Science Curriculum Overview
    Grade 4
     
     
    Sept./Oct.
    Plant and Animal Growth and Adaptations
    • Classify plants and animals
    • Basic needs of plants and animals
    • Life cycles of plants and animals
    • Plant and animal adaptations
    Nov./Dec.
    Forces at Work – Simple Machines
    • Motion
    • Forces of nature
    • Effects of motion and forces on objects
    Jan./Feb
    Matter and Measurement
    • Three states of matter
    • Measuring matter
    • Units of measurement and measurement tools
    • Buoyancy and density
    March/April
    Electricity and Magnetism
    • Magnets and magnetic forces
    • Magnetic fields
    • Static Electricity
    • Current Electricity & Circuits
    May/June
    Human Body Systems
    • Systems of the body
    • Body parts ad functions
    • Nutrition and good health habits