Fourth Grade

Idea expression and scientific discovery

Calvert Education’s 4th Grade curriculum provides opportunity for your child to exercise their creativity by writing original compositions. Your child will delve into new topics in science and technology. Calvert’s reading curriculum relies on classic children’s literature and poetry, with lessons designed to increase comprehension, appreciation, and analysis.


Students use problem-solving and visual representations to interpret data, create tables and graphs, add and subtract like and unlike fractions and mixed numbers, express decimals as fractions and mixed numbers, measure angles, and find area and perimeter.

Language Arts

A focus on reading strategies helps students become better readers and connect more deeply with both fiction and nonfiction. Students use the writing process to develop original compositions.

  • Famous Legends
  • Identities: An Anthology
  • In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson
  • Jackie Robinson: Strong Inside and Out
  • Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
  • Thomas Edison: The Great Inventor


Students study life science, physical science, and earth science.

Social Studies

Students study regions of the United States and basic geography using maps, globes and graphs.


Spreadsheets, tables, charts, and graphs are integrated throughout the curriculum.


Students improve skills using lines, light sources, and motion.

Course content subject to change.

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