4/5-211

Welcome to P.S. 19’s 4/5 Grades!

Ms. Wilson

4/5-211 Grade Supply List (2020-2021 School Year)

These supplies are suggested and not mandatory.  We thank you in advance for the supplies!

Suggested Supplies for Students in Class 4/5-211

  • 2 boxes of #2 pencils

  • 2 large erasers

  • 4 2-Pocket Folders

  • 4 Composition Notebooks

  • 2 bottles of Purell Hand Sanitizer

  • 2 boxes of tissues

  • 1 pack of white printer paper

  • 1 desk pencil sharpener

  • 2 packs of disinfecting wipes

  • 1 pencil case (to fit in desk)

  • 12-inch ruler

  • 1 pack of washable markers

  • 1 pack of colored pencils

4/5-211 Curriculum

Fourth Grade

Literacy

Biographies

  • The Boy Who Drew Birds

  • The Tarantula Scientist

 

Comparing Points of View / Understanding different Cultures

  • Island of the Blue Dolphins

  • Esperanza Rising

Writing a Legend/ Traditions and Cultures

  • Northwest Coast People

  • Hiawatha and Pecos Bill (and other legends)

Compare and Contrast Texts

  • Earthquakes and The Monster Beneath the Sea

  • Anatomy of a Volcanic Eruption and Escape From Pompeii

Innovative Solution Short Story

  • Lunch Money and Coyote School News

  • Innovation Project Proposal, Stock Market and Using Money

Writing

  • Biographical Writing

  • Paragraph Writing

  • Persuasive Essay

  • Legends

  • Compare and Contrast Essays

  • Personal Essays

  • Poetry

Mathematics

  • Place value

  • Numbers and operations in base 10

  • Operations and algebraic thinking 

  • Numbers and Operations in Base 10

  • Measurement and Data – Area and Perimeter

  • Measurement in Line Plots

  • Number and Operations in Fractions – Equivalent Fractions and Comparing Fractions

  • Measurement and Data: Measuring Angles, Using a Protractor 

  • Number and Operations in Fractions – Adding and Subtraction, Multiplying and Dividing

  • Measurement Word Problems

  • Number and Operations Comparing Decimals

  • Decimals and Percents

Fifth Grade

Literacy

Depending on Each Other

  • Spadefoot Toads

  • Rachel Carson: Pioneer of Ecology

 

Finding Courage

  • Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans

  • Escape to Freedom: The Underground Railroad Adventures of Callie and William

Understanding the Universe

  • George’s Secret Key to the Universe

  • Our Solar System

 

Exploring New Worlds

  • Hudson

  • The World Made New: Why the Age of Exploration Happened & How It Changed the World

Writing

  • Literary Essay

  • Theory Charts

  • Opinion Writing

  • Biographies

  • Narrative Writing

  • Journalism/Newspaper Creation

  • Informational Writing 

  • Sci-Fi Writing

  • Persuasive Writing

Mathematics

  • Place value, multiplication, and expressions

  • Dividing whole numbers

  • Adding and subtracting decimals 

  • Multiplying decimals

  • Dividing decimals

  • Adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators

  • Multiplying fractions

  • Dividing fractions

  • Algebra: Patterns and graphing

  • Convert units of measure

  • Geometry and Volume