Learning: Students will not only be taught by their homeroom teacher, but by other teachers on the grade level team. Rotations of content begin in 4th grade as well as getting daily instruction in science and social studies. 4th grade is also when students begin instrumental lessons in school. Participation in the school science fair becomes required. Some content covered in 4th grade; Virginia history, Caesar’s English, Word Study and mastering multiplication and division facts. Students take the SOL’s in math, reading and Virginia studies.
Trips: There is a full day trip to Jamestown in the fall. 4th graders also go swimming to build on lessons taught the previous year.