Grade Four

Fourth Grade Skills

Students will review keyboarding with Typing Club, DanceMat and WordPad throughout the year. The focus will be accuracy using homerow keys and speed.

Students will review Internet safety and sign an Acceptable Use Policy along with parents. Students will be learning about safely using the internet and how to navigate as we complete a project. They will learn the difference between web browsers and search engines. Students will evaluate search results to find reliable sources. They will give credit when using information from websites.

Click for 4th grade AUP

Griswold Student AUP


Students will use PowerPoint and Paint to create slides for famous quotes. They will learn various features of the program such as animation and recording their own voices reading the quotes. We will be showcasing some of these on our morning announcements.

Students will review the tools used in the SBAC test.

Students will continue again this year to work on coding skills with code.org. They will pick up where they left off last year. Perseverance, collaboration, reading and math skills will be key in solving problems.

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Some 4th graders are chosen to work on morning video announcements at GES!

Below is a link that will let you see our efforts.

Click

http://devos.griswold.k12.ct.us/show-videos?g=1f42...

Select "Channel Map" then "GES".

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