Maryland Fourth Grade Curriculum - Maryland Fourth Grade...

This preview shows page 1 out of 1 page.

Maryland Fourth Grade Science Curriculum1.Skills and Processesa.Constructing Knowledgei.Gather and question data from many different sourcesb.Apply Evidence and Reasoningi.Seek reliable and defensible reasonsc.Communicating scientific informationi.Recognize the need for clear communicationsd.Technologyi.Analyze design constraintsii.Investigate mechanical systems and relationship among partsiii.Examine and modify models and discuss limitations2.Earth and Spacea.Materials and processes that Shape a Planeti.Recognize and explain how physical weathering and erosion cause changes to the earth’s surfaceb.Earth Historyi.Recognize and explain that fossils provide evidence about the plants and animals that lived long ago and the environment at that time.c.Astronomyi.Describe objects in the universed.Interactions of Hydrosphere and Atmospherei.Weather conditions3.Lifea.Diversity of lifei.Explain how animals and plants can be grouped according to observable featuresb.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture