4th Grade Science

  • CURRICULUM TOPIC OVERVIEW: SCIENCE 4

    CHAPTER 1:


    THE NATURE OF

    SCIENCE


    LESSON 1

    WHAT QUESTIONS DO SCIENTISTS ASK?


    SCIENCE,

    ENGINEERING,

    AND TECHNOLOGY


    LESSON 2

    WHAT DO SCIENTISTS USE THEIR TOOLS FOR?

    LESSON 3

    HOW DO SCIENTISTS ANSWER QUESTIONS?

    LESSON 4

    HOW DO SCIENTISTS REACH CONCLUSIONS?


    CHAPTER 2:


    TECHNOLOGY  AND

    DESIGN


    LESSON 1

    WHAT IS TECHNOLOGY?

    LESSON 2

    WHAT IS THE DESIGN PROCESS?





    CHAPTER 5:


    EARTH'S RESOURCES



    LESSON 1

    HOW DO YOU CLASSIFY MINERALS?

    EARTH SCIENCE

    LESSON 2

    HOW DO YOU CLASSIFY ROCKS?

    LESSON 3

    WHAT IS WEATHERING AND EROSION?

    LESSON 4

    WHAT CAN CAUSE RAPID CHANGES ON THE EARTH'S SURFACE?

    LESSON 5

    WHERE IS THE EARTH'S WATER?

    LESSON 6

    WHAT IS THE WATER CYCLE? Also, types of clouds & weather Instruments



    CHAPTER 6:


    EARTH

    AND

    SPACE




    LESSON 1



    HOW DOES THE EARTH MOVE?


    LESSON 2

    HOW DO THE STAR PATTERNS CHANGE?

    LESSON 3

    WHAT ARE THE MOON PHASES?

    LESSON 4

    WHAT IS THE SOLAR SYSTEM?


    CONTINUED



    CHAPTER 7:


    MATTER



    LESSON 1

    WHAT ARE THE PROPERTIES OF MATTER?


    PHYSICAL SCIENCE


    LESSON 2

    HOW DO WE MEASURE MATTER?

    LESSON 3

    WHAT ARE THE STATES OF MATTER?

    LESSON 4

    WHAT ARE MIXTURES?

    LESSON 5

    HOW DOES MATTER CHANGE?



    CHAPTER 9:


    ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM



    LESSON 1

    WHAT IS STATIC ELECTRICITY?

    LESSON 2

    HOW DO ELECTRIC CHARGES FLOW THROUGH A CIRCUIT?

    LESSON 3

    HOW DOES ELECTRICITY TRANSFER ENERGY?

    LESSON 4

    WHAT IS MAGNETISM?

    LESSON 5

    HOW DO ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM TRANSFORM?


    CHAPTER 8:


    ENERGY

    AND

    HEAT



    LESSON 1

    WHAT ARE THE FORMS OF ENERGY?

    PHYSICAL SCIENCE

    LESSON 2

    WHAT IS SOUND ENERGY?

    LESSON 3

    WHAT IS LIGHT ENERGY?

    LESSON 4

    WHAT IS HEAT?


    CHAPTER 3:


    PLANTS

    AND

    ANIMALS


    LESSON 1

    HOW DO YOU CLASSIFY PLANTS AND ANIMALS?

    LIFE SCIENCE

    LESSON 2

    HOW DO PLANTS REPRODUCE?

    LESSON 3

    HOW DO PLANTS PRODUCE FOOD?

    LESSON 4

    WHAT ARE ADAPTATIONS?

    LESSON 5

    WHAT CHARACTERISTICS DO PLANTS AND ANIMALS INHERIT?

    LESSON 6

    HOW DO ANIMALS RESPOND TO THEIR ENVIRONMENT?


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    GRADING:
    60% TESTS-AKA COMMON ASSESSMENTS
    15% PROJECTS/JOURNAL PAGES 
    10% QUIZZES 
    15% SCIENCE LABS

    INTRODUCTION TO ROCKS

    THE ROCK CYCLE 

    THE WATER CYCLE



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