4th Grade Science Curriculum

1st Six Weeks

2nd Six Weeks

3rd Six Weeks

Earth and Space

*Planets & Other Objects in Space

*Water in the Oceans

*Weather Conditions

Earth’s Resources

*Properties of Soil

*Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition

*Natural Resources

*How People Change Earth’s Surface

Organisms and Environments

*Animal Adaptations

*What Animal and Plant Characteristics are Inherited

*Animals in their Environment

*Plant and Animal Life Cycle

4th Six Weeks

5th Six Weeks

6th Six Weeks

Organisms and Environments

*Ecosystems

*How do Living Things get their Energy

*Food Chains and Food Webs

Matter & Energy

*Properties of Matter

*How Matter is Measured/States

*Mixtures and Solutions

Matter & Energy

*Heat Energy/Sound

*Light Energy

*Electricity/Magnetism

*How Forces Affect Objects